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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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2015 Commencement: Staff, Faculty Bus Schedule May 8-9

2015 Commencement: Staff, Faculty Bus Schedule May 8-9

| April 6, 2015 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s 96th Commencement ceremonies take place on May 9, in St. Louis at the historic outdoor amphitheater, The Muny in Forest Park. As a reminder, the 2015 Commencement All Staff Meeting will be held on Monday, May 4 at 1:30 p.m. in the Winifred Moore Auditorium. Commencement Rehearsal  – Friday, May 8 There will […]

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Remembering Clark Terry, Legendary Musician and Educator

Remembering Clark Terry, Legendary Musician and Educator

| February 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

Webster University joins the worldwide music community in remembering the life of legendary jazz musician Clark Terry, who died last weekend at age 94. A revered musician and lifelong music educator, he received an honorary Doctor of Music degree from Webster University at the annual commencement ceremony in May 2000. The St. Louis native was […]

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Commencement Ceremony Flag Procession: Applications Due April 22

Commencement Ceremony Flag Procession: Applications Due April 22

| February 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Multicultural Center and International Student Affairs (MCISA) office coordinates a special international event during our annual Commencement ceremony in May. Students from around the world may apply to represent their home country in our Flag Procession during the main ceremony at Commencement. If interested in carrying the flag of your home country during our […]

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Commencement Countdown: New Time/Order, Alma Mater Debut

Commencement Countdown: New Time/Order, Alma Mater Debut

| February 12, 2015 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s 96th Commencement ceremonies take place May 9, 2015, in St. Louis at the historic The Muny outdoor amphitheater in Forest Park. Mark your calendar and plan to be a part of the biggest event of the year full of Webster tradition and, this year, some new features. Notable Schedule Changes The format of […]

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Deadline for Petitions to Graduate in May: Feb. 9

Deadline for Petitions to Graduate in May: Feb. 9

| February 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

All students completing all degree requirements in May 2015 must fill out a Petition to Graduate. Petitions are due Monday, Feb. 9, 2015. Please visit the Commencement site for step-by-step instructions on petitions, ordering cap and gowns, and RSVPs to participate in the May 9 ceremony at The Muny in St. Louis.

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Actress Jenifer Lewis ’79 Named Webster University Commencement Speaker

Actress Jenifer Lewis ’79 Named Webster University Commencement Speaker

| February 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

Jenifer Lewis ’79, the St. Louis-born actress, singer, community activist and Webster University alumna (BA Theatre Arts, ’79), is adding “commencement speaker” to her repertoire. Lewis will address an estimated 12,000 Webster graduates and guests at the University’s 96th annual commencement ceremonies May 9 at St. Louis’ historic The Muny at Forest Park outdoor amphitheater. […]

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Webster China Snapshots: Graduations in Chengdu, Shanghai; Joint Alumni Chapter Launched

Webster China Snapshots: Graduations in Chengdu, Shanghai; Joint Alumni Chapter Launched

| January 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

Separated by 1000 miles in mainland China, Webster University China MBA students in Shanghai and Chengdu recently celebrated graduation day on the same weekend. Julian Schuster, Webster’s provost, senior vice president and chief operating officer, officiated at both graduations flanked by two different teams of Chinese administrators and professors as new graduates friends and family […]

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