Tag: Webster University Kansas City

KC Student News: New Delta Mu Delta Honor Society Members, MSN Presentations

| April 29, 2013 | 0 Comments

New Delta Mu Delta Honor Society Members Congratulations to the Webster University Kansas City campus location’s 2013 Delta Mu Delta inductees: Shalyce Adamson, Tiffany Ford, Paul Hanusch, Jason McCauley, Monchel McQuitty, Christian Mwambo, Kristin Runyan, Yolanda Wilson, Janice Woods, Michelle Beasley, Doug Hinkle and Simona Smolich. Delta Mu Delta is the International Honor Society for […]

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Webster KC Partners with Compensation Professionals to Fill Skills Gap

Webster KC Partners with Compensation Professionals to Fill Skills Gap

| April 2, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Webster University Kansas City campus location and the Kansas City Compensation and Benefits Association (KCCBA) have partnered to serve a market need in the HR field. Margie Carder, manager of compensation and benefits for Hallmark and the president-elect of KCCBA, contacted the campus to find a solution to an on-going problem in their specific […]

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Webster K.C. Forum Promotes ELL Certification after DOE Grant

Webster K.C. Forum Promotes ELL Certification after DOE Grant

| October 12, 2012 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s Kansas City campus location held the first of four quarterly family and community engagement forums as part of the University’s $1.9 million grant from the U.S. Department of Education to provide teachers in the Kansas City Public Schools with certifications in English Language Learning (ELL). The forums are facilitated by LIFT (Literacy Investment […]

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In the News: K.C. Star on Webster DOE Grant in Action; Hellinger on Venezuela Elections

In the News: K.C. Star on Webster DOE Grant in Action; Hellinger on Venezuela Elections

| October 2, 2012 | 0 Comments

Recent news media coverage featuring Webster University includes: K.C. Star: DOE Grant to Webster Addresses TESOL in K.C. Schools Only 29.5 percent of U.S. teachers with English language learners in their class have training to teach them effectively, according to the U.S. Department of Education. That’s what the recent five-year, $1.9 million DOE grant to […]

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In the News: Yudhoyono ’91; Rishe on Augusta Admitting Women

In the News: Yudhoyono ’91; Rishe on Augusta Admitting Women

| August 21, 2012 | 0 Comments

Recent news media coverage mentioning Webster University includes: A Washington Times article on international leaders who study in the U.S. (“Armed with U.S. Education, Many Leaders Take on the World“) mentions as one example Indonesian President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono, a Webster University alumnus who earned his master’s in management in 1991 from the Webster Kansas […]

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Healthcare Reform Seminar Adds to K.C. Open House Event

Healthcare Reform Seminar Adds to K.C. Open House Event

| August 13, 2012 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s Kansas City campus location combined an open house for prospective students with a seminar on healthcare reform led by faculty member Rich Hastings. Hastings, former CEO of St. Luke’s Health System, spoke to 45 people about “The Good, the Bad and the Ugly of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.” That followed […]

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Locally Connected: Webster Kansas City’s 40th Anniversary Community Service Project

Locally Connected: Webster Kansas City’s 40th Anniversary Community Service Project

| August 1, 2012 | 0 Comments

To help celebrate 40 years in Kansas City, Webster University’s K.C. campus location has asked faculty, alumni, staff and friends to pledge 40 hours of time to their favorite charities. When the project was launched in November 2011, the goal was to recruit 40 volunteers. As of July 2012, they have 50 volunteers, with several […]

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K.C. Commencement Features Local Flavor, Returning Alumni

K.C. Commencement Features Local Flavor, Returning Alumni

| June 18, 2012 | 1 Comment

Webster University’s Kansas City campus location celebrated its 38th annual commencement May 23, and it was truly a uniquely Webster occasion. Several visitors from the home campus in St. Louis joined the ceremony, which also featured local traditions and representation from Webster K.C. alumni. Provost Julian Schuster gave the keynote address, and faculty, graduates and […]

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Webster Celebrates 40 Years in K.C. with 40 Volunteers Project

Webster Celebrates 40 Years in K.C. with 40 Volunteers Project

| October 19, 2011 | 0 Comments

Webster University will celebrate 40 years in Kansas City in 2012. In honor of that milestone and to fulfill the campus’ anniversary motto “Dedicated to Kansas City,” the campus is looking for 40 individuals who will dedicate 40 hours of volunteering to a local charity/not-for-profit, in the name of Webster’s 40 years in K.C. Campus […]

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