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In the News: Jenifer Lewis video, commencement address in St. Louis Business Journal

In the News: Jenifer Lewis video, commencement address in St. Louis Business Journal

| May 20, 2015 | 0 Comments

Webster University alumna Jenifer Lewis‘ commencement speech at Webster University’s May 9 ceremony at The Muny drew coverage in the St. Louis Business Journal, as well as prior coverage in the St. Louis American. The Business Journal wrote that “Lewis’ commencement speech was incredible, filled with awesome advice and laughs,” and added a video interview […]

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[Videos] New Alma Mater, Mace Highlight Traditions at Centennial Commencement

[Videos] New Alma Mater, Mace Highlight Traditions at Centennial Commencement

| May 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

The second weekend in May is occasion for Webster University’s annual commencement ceremony, but for its centennial year the University also marked the occasion by unveiling updates to two timeless traditions as it enters its second century. For the 96th commencement ceremony in St. Louis on May 9, the new alma mater was performed in […]

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Thailand Celebrates 102 Webster Graduates from 23 Countries

Thailand Celebrates 102 Webster Graduates from 23 Countries

| May 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

Webster University graduates from the Thailand campuses celebrated at a commencement ceremony held Sunday, May 10, near the University’s Hua Hin/Cha-Am campus at the Sheraton Hua Hin Resort & Spa. While graduation ceremonies are always a special occasion for everyone involved, this year’s event took on extra significance as Webster University marked a major milestone […]

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United Nations Head Gives Webster Geneva 2015 Commencement Speech

United Nations Head Gives Webster Geneva 2015 Commencement Speech

| May 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

For the centennial year of a global university in one of the world’s most international cities, Webster University Geneva welcomed the perfect guest to its commencement ceremony on Saturday, May 9. Michael Møller, acting Director-General of the United Nations office in Geneva (UNOG), delivered the keynote address at the invitation of Webster Geneva director Clementina […]

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Vienna Commencement at City Hall, Grads Profiled in ‘Die Presse’

Vienna Commencement at City Hall, Grads Profiled in ‘Die Presse’

| May 12, 2015 | 0 Comments

Nearly 700 parents, relatives, friends and guests from all over the world attended last weekend’s commencement ceremony at Webster Vienna, where 106 students were conferred degrees accredited in both the United States and Austria at the Festsaal of Vienna’s historic City Hall. A live brass band “Brassissimo” performed “Pomp and Circumstance” as the procession led […]

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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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Global Perspective: MHA/MBA grad’s story reflects Webster’s international connections

Global Perspective: MHA/MBA grad’s story reflects Webster’s international connections

| May 8, 2015 | 0 Comments

As commencement ceremonies take place this weekend and through the summer at Webster University campuses around the world, there are truly thousands of stories about how each of this year’s 6,574 graduates from 110 countries came to, and succeeded at, Webster University. One of them is India native Debhuti Roy, a student leader who came […]

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In the News: Lewis in the American; Right Management; McComber HR spotlight; Akande on Cardinals; Orr on golf

In the News: Lewis in the American; Right Management; McComber HR spotlight; Akande on Cardinals; Orr on golf

| May 8, 2015 | 0 Comments

Recent news media coverage involving Webster University community members includes: Lewis ’79 Featured in STL American on Saturday’s Return to Webster Ahead of Saturday’s commencement address and conferral of an honorary doctorate, Jenifer Lewis ’79 was profiled in the St. Louis American: First of all, when Dr. Stroble asked me to speak, I’ll be honest, […]

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Commencement, Rain or Shine: Rain Plan for May 9 Ceremonies

Commencement, Rain or Shine: Rain Plan for May 9 Ceremonies

| May 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s 96th Commencement ceremonies are scheduled for Saturday, May 9, at The Muny in Forest Park. The processional and main ceremony will be streamed live at webster.edu/live. Information about the ceremonies, including any weather-related changes on the day of the event, can be found at the commencement site at webster.edu/commencement. The Muny is a […]

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Snapshots: Fort Sill Graduation Ceremony

Snapshots: Fort Sill Graduation Ceremony

| May 5, 2015 | 0 Comments

It’s that time again: The annual tradition of commencement ceremonies across Webster University’s worldwide network of campuses is now in full swing, with several ceremonies planned this weekend including the annual home campus ceremony on Saturday, May 9, at The Muny in Forest Park. More are planned throughout the year depending on location and local […]

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