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Updated Website Offers Students Commencement, December Toast Info

Updated Website Offers Students Commencement, December Toast Info

| November 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

Webster University students are looking forward to the Thanksgiving Break. One of the conversations around the dinner table may be graduation. The December Toast and Commencement website is up with a great deal of information that will be useful for our proud  graduates. Let your soon-to-be graduates know that the website is available should they […]

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Snapshots: Orlando Commencement Welcomes Alumna, 1st Female Police Chief

Snapshots: Orlando Commencement Welcomes Alumna, 1st Female Police Chief

| November 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

More than 2,000 family members and friends gathered to celebrate graduates of Webster University’s Orlando, Florida, campus location on Saturday, Nov. 1, at the Linda Chapin Theater in Orlando. The keynote of Webster Orlando’s 24th annual commencement ceremony was an address by Webster alumna Val Demings, former chief of the Orlando Police Department – and […]

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Snapshots: Fort Bliss Commencement Marks First Ceremony Within the Centennial Celebration

Snapshots: Fort Bliss Commencement Marks First Ceremony Within the Centennial Celebration

| October 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

The commencement ceremony for Webster University’s Fort Bliss, Texas, campus location was held on Friday, Oct. 10, with President Beth Stroble serving as the Commencement speaker. President Stroble noted that the ceremony was the first graduation to take place during the 100th Centennial celebration of Webster University in her address to the 140 participating graduates, […]

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‘December Toast’ Mid-Year Graduation Celebration Dec. 19; All-University Commencement May 9

‘December Toast’ Mid-Year Graduation Celebration Dec. 19; All-University Commencement May 9

| October 6, 2014 | 0 Comments

As Fall Break nears, many students may be curious about graduation celebrations. At Webster University, the culmination of years of diligent work and dedicated study is celebrated at two special events: December Toast Friday, December 19, 2014 Program at 4:30 p.m. Community Music School Concert Hall President Beth Stroble, Provost Julian Schuster and the deans […]

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[Video] Webster 2014 Grads’ Advice to Incoming Students

[Video] Webster 2014 Grads’ Advice to Incoming Students

| August 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

It’s a new semester for everyone at Webster University — and a completely new experience for many incoming new students. What advice could they use as they embark on their college journeys? We asked the experts — the graduates who have been through it and earned their Webster University degrees last May at commencement. Watch […]

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Snapshots: Shaw AFB Commencement features Webster Myrtle Beach alum as speaker

Snapshots: Shaw AFB Commencement features Webster Myrtle Beach alum as speaker

| August 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

Karen Slevin, Class of 2010 graduate from Webster University’s Myrtle Beach campus location, was the guest speaker as Webster University Shaw Air Force Base held its 2014 commencement ceremony Saturday, Aug. 9. The ceremony, held at the Sumter Opera House in Sumter, South Carolina, drew approximately 150 guests including family and friends of the graduates. […]

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Arts & Sciences Celebrates 2014 Global MA Graduates

Arts & Sciences Celebrates 2014 Global MA Graduates

| August 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

After spending the past year hopping between campuses and continents to earn their graduate degree, 31 students received their Global Master of Arts from the College of Arts in Sciences on July 19 at the Global Commencement ceremony in Washington, D.C. Four of those students are the first to earn the Global MA in International […]

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Call for Nominations for 2015 Honorary Degree Recipient and Commencement Speaker

Call for Nominations for 2015 Honorary Degree Recipient and Commencement Speaker

| August 6, 2014 | 0 Comments

We are looking forward to our 96th commencement ceremony on Saturday, May 9, 2015, at the Municipal Opera Theatre (The Muny) in Forest Park in St. Louis. An important part of commencement is the awarding of an honorary degree recipient who will be our commencement speaker. The 2015 commencement will be an important aspect of […]

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In Kansas City, ‘Duck’ Warner Adds Jazz-Flavored Pomp and Circumstance to Commencement

In Kansas City, ‘Duck’ Warner Adds Jazz-Flavored Pomp and Circumstance to Commencement

| June 9, 2014 | 0 Comments

For more than a decade, Webster University graduates at Webster University’s Kansas City campus location and their families and friends have enjoyed commencements enlivened by the music of local jazz master Lester “Duck” Warner. On stage, Warner leads the singing of the national anthem and offers, in a rich baritone that’s been compared to Nat “King” […]

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Snapshots: Online Student Stationed in Korea Attends Memphis Graduation

Snapshots: Online Student Stationed in Korea Attends Memphis Graduation

| June 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

On May 30, Webster University at the Memphis Naval Support Activity Mid-South participated in the Navy College Combined Commencement Ceremony. The ceremony was held at Crosspointe Baptist Church in Millington, Tennessee. Jim Meadows, of Webster’s Office of Military Affairs, was present as special guest and to confer degrees. Brad Dotson, an honors student, Delta Mu […]

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