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RSVP to Missouri Diversity Council Women In Leadership Symposium March 31

RSVP to Missouri Diversity Council Women In Leadership Symposium March 31

| March 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

To close out Women’s History Month, Webster University’s Office of Diversity, Inclusion and Community Engagement will host the inaugural Missouri Diversity Council Women In Leadership Symposium on Tuesday, March 31, from 8-11:30 a.m. in the East Academic Building. The theme for this event is “Celebrating Leadership: The Power of Women in the Workplace.” Associate vice […]

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Walker Speaker Series ‘Women in Leadership’ Panel Packs the Commons

Walker Speaker Series ‘Women in Leadership’ Panel Packs the Commons

| March 24, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Walker Speaker Series welcomed Maxine Clark, Build-A-Bear Workshop founder, and Kathleen (Kathy) Mazzarella MBA’02, chief executive officer and president of Graybar, who joined President Elizabeth (Beth) J. Stroble for the “Women in Leadership” panel on March 19. Sharing their personal career experiences and offering insights on leadership, Stroble, Clark and Mazzarella spoke to the […]

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Contemporary Conversations: Edward Jones Managing Partner Jim Weddle April 14

Contemporary Conversations: Edward Jones Managing Partner Jim Weddle April 14

| March 9, 2015 | 0 Comments

President Elizabeth J. (Beth) Stroble and Provost Julian Schuster invite the Webster University community to a talk by Edward Jones managing partner Jim Weddle, the third speaker in the Contemporary Conversations for a Connected World series for the 2014-15 academic year. Weddle, who is also a Webster Board of Trustees member, will speak on “Creating an […]

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Walker Speaker Series: ‘Women in Leadership’ March 19

Walker Speaker Series: ‘Women in Leadership’ March 19

| March 9, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Walker Speaker Series presents the panel discussion, “Women in Leadership,” on Thursday, March 19, from 5-7 p.m. in the East Academic Building, room 253/262. Panelists Maxine Clark, Build-A-Bear Workshop founder, and Kathleen (Kathy) Mazzarella MBA’02, chief executive officer and president of Graybar, will draw upon their personal career experiences and offer insights on leading. […]

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In the News: Stroble on Luhr move; Chess team workout; Thailand-Calcutta MOU

In the News: Stroble on Luhr move; Chess team workout; Thailand-Calcutta MOU

| February 20, 2015 | 0 Comments

Recent news media coverage involving Webster University community members includes: Stroble in Post-Dispatch on Luhr Building With Webster University this month officially moving into the Luhr Building it purchased five years ago from Eden Seminary, the St. Louis Post-Dispatch interviewed Webster and Eden Seminary presidents Elizabeth (Beth) J. Stroble and David Greenhaw on the journey […]

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Webster University Receives Green Initiative, Centennial Awards from Chamber of Commerce

Webster University Receives Green Initiative, Centennial Awards from Chamber of Commerce

| February 9, 2015 | 0 Comments

Webster University was honored with two “Heart of the Community” awards by the Webster Groves/Shrewsbury/Rock Hill Area Chamber of Commerce at Friday’s annual awards banquet. The University received a Special Recognition Award for its centennial anniversary, as well as a Green Initiative Award for several sustainability initiatives that range from infrastructural investment to curriculum. The […]

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President Stroble Featured in New Book on Leadership Communication

President Stroble Featured in New Book on Leadership Communication

| February 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

Webster University President Elizabeth (Beth) J. Stroble has garnered some attention for her love of Twitter during the past few years. She was at the forefront of the social media movement in higher education and in 2009 was among the first university presidents to embrace its use. Tweeting under the handle @WebsterPres, Stroble has been […]

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Stroble Leads ‘Confidence in the Boardroom’ Roundtable at Women’s Conference

Stroble Leads ‘Confidence in the Boardroom’ Roundtable at Women’s Conference

| February 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

Webster University President Elizabeth (Beth) J. Stroble led a roundtable session at the 10th annual St. Louis Business Journal Women’s Conference. More than 1,200 women business leaders from throughout the Midwest attended the conference, held Jan. 30 at St. Louis Union Station, Webster University was a contributing sponsor of the conference, with the keynote and […]

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Contemporary Conversations March 31: Stanley Silverman, ‘Why Leadership Matters and Why Many Leaders Fail’

Contemporary Conversations March 31: Stanley Silverman, ‘Why Leadership Matters and Why Many Leaders Fail’

| January 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

Webster University President Elizabeth (Beth) J. Stroble will host Stanley B. Silverman as the next speaker in the Contemporary Conversations for a Connected World Speaker Series. Join the community on Tuesday, March 31, 2015, in East Academic Building Room 253/262 at 5:30 p.m. as Silverman speaks on “Why Leadership Matters and Why Many Leaders Fail.” […]

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President’s Open Office Hours for Students

President’s Open Office Hours for Students

| January 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

President Elizabeth (Beth) J. Stroble regularly sets aside time to meet with current students to discuss relevant topics that impact Webster University. These sessions are offered in 15-minute appointments on a weekday during the months of January, February, March, April, September, October and November. The next window is Thursday, Jan. 29, from 2 – 4 […]

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