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Message from the President and Provost

Message from the President and Provost

| June 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

At Webster University, we are committed to building connections within our global network of campus locations to ensure high quality learning experiences that transform students for global citizenship and individual excellence. The connections forged through this mission mean the hope and tragedies experienced locally in our communities are felt globally throughout our diverse network. Thus, […]

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2015 Messing Award: James Robey will advance teaching of dance in global context

2015 Messing Award: James Robey will advance teaching of dance in global context

| May 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

Since 1977, the Wilma and Roswell Messing Jr. Faculty Award has been presented to a full-time faculty member for a summer activity that strengthens his or her curriculum and that improves the teaching/learning experience. The award provides the resources for a Webster University faculty member to complete international research projects and infuse the results of […]

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Excellence in Teaching: 2015 Kemper Award Winners Bauer, Goedereis, Davis, Jensen

Excellence in Teaching: 2015 Kemper Award Winners Bauer, Goedereis, Davis, Jensen

| May 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

The William T. Kemper Award for Excellence in Teaching is awarded each year to two full-time and two part-time faculty members at Webster University who demonstrate teaching at its finest. Nominated and supported by students and colleagues, they are selected by a committee of their peers for their outstanding teaching. The award is funded by […]

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Webster University Commencement 2015: Celebrating graduates, alumni in a historic year

Webster University Commencement 2015: Celebrating graduates, alumni in a historic year

| May 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

“You all look beautiful, and it fills my heart to be able to celebrate with you and your families today.” Thus began remarks from Jenifer Lewis ’79 to Webster University graduates present at The Muny in Forest Park or watching online during the 96th commencement ceremony. Lewis was “home” again, returning during her alma mater’s […]

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Webster University Launches New Strategic Plan, ‘Global Impact for the Next Century’

Webster University Launches New Strategic Plan, ‘Global Impact for the Next Century’

| April 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

Webster University Board of Trustees endorsed the University’s new strategic plan, Global Impact for the Next Century, at its April meeting. The new plan emphasizes a strong commitment to maximizing Webster’s academic and operational assets and firmly establishes Webster’s reputation as a global university. See the new strategic plan website: www.webster.edu/globalimpact “With an appreciation for […]

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Interdisciplinary Science Building Plans Move Forward

Interdisciplinary Science Building Plans Move Forward

| April 7, 2015 | 2 Comments

To the Webster University community: Monday evening, Webster University submitted plans for the Interdisciplinary Science Building to the Plan Commission of the City of Webster Groves. Mara Perry, director of Planning & Development, presented the plans, and the presentation was positive. Commission members had some questions relating to the parking, the progress of the left […]

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Message from the Provost

Message from the Provost

| March 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

The following message was distributed to Webster St. Louis area part-time faculty members March 30. To all Faculty and Staff: Late Friday, we received notice that the Service Employees International Union (SEIU) filed a petition with the NLRB to represent certain Adjunct Faculty members teaching at Webster University’s St. Louis area campuses. This is the […]

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Student/Faculty Collaborative Research Grants: Spring 2015 recipients announced, Summer/Fall applications due April 13

Student/Faculty Collaborative Research Grants: Spring 2015 recipients announced, Summer/Fall applications due April 13

| February 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Office of the Provost and Office of Academic Affairs are pleased to announce that proposals are now being accepted from students for the Provost’s Student/Faculty Collaborative Research Grant Program for funding to be used in the Summer/Fall 2015 semesters. The deadline for applications has been extended to April 13. “Thanks to committed faculty members […]

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2015 Faculty Research Grant Awardees, Projects Announced

2015 Faculty Research Grant Awardees, Projects Announced

| January 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Office of the Provost is pleased to announce the 22 recipients of 2015 Faculty Research Grants. The awards, totaling $110,000, will fund faculty research and professional development activities which will advance academic excellence for the individual faculty members and for Webster University. “As our strategic plan takes shape, it’s clear that faculty research and […]

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[Video] Spring Convocation 2015 Focuses on New Strategic Plan

[Video] Spring Convocation 2015 Focuses on New Strategic Plan

| January 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s 2015 Spring Convocation took place Thursday, Jan. 15, in a historic venue: The Luhr Building on the Eden Seminary campus, the original home of the Eden-Webster Library System and the site of a partnership between Webster and Eden that dates back to the 1960s. As Webster celebrates its Centennial year, this convocation focused […]

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