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Conservatory promotional ad saluting The Muny's centennial.

Webster Wins Advertising Awards for Recruitment, Branding, Conservatory

April 11, 2019

Webster University's Global Marketing and Communications unit has earned nine more advertising and marketing industry awards for advertising and print production for admissions and recruitment, institutional branding, and the Conservatory of Theatre Arts. The awards for 2018 activities were received from the SIAA, Collegiate Advertising Awards and the Educational Advertising Awards.

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Transfer Team Engages with Prospective Students at STLCC Event

April 02, 2019

On March 29, the Webster University transfer team partnered with advisors at Saint Louis Community College-Meramec (STLCC) for a program geared toward current and future prospective transfer students. Current Webster students, who transferred here from STLCC, were on hand to answer questions from the student perspective and talk about their transfer experience.

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Webster Sponsors Phi Theta Kappa Regional Convention

March 13, 2019

Webster University took part as a sponsor of the Phi Theta Kappa Missouri Regional Convention in Branson, Missouri, March 8 and 9. Transfer Admissions Representatives Stacey Tunnicliff and Damian Whitney were present at the sponsorship table, general sessions, and college fair throughout the Convention to support the Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society and to promote the University to prospective students.

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Candidate Session March 7: Director of Undergraduate Admissions

March 05, 2019

The Office of Admission will host a candidate interview for the position of director of undergraduate admission on Thursday, March 7. This position fills a critical strategic leadership role in the recruitment of new students to the Webster Groves home campus. All faculty and staff are invited to attend an open forum session to meet the candidate from 1:30–2:30 p.m. in the Webster Groves Room in Webster Hall to assess the candidate’s qualifications.

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Chrissy Gilbert and Kelsey Bourne

Webster Sponsors Missouri Community College Convention in Branson

November 13, 2018

Webster University was a sponsor for the 54th Annual Convention of the Missouri Community College Association in Branson, Missouri, Nov. 7-9, a gathering of faculty, staff, administrators, and trustees from the state’s 12 community colleges. The Office of Admission's Chrissy Gilbert and Kelsey Bourne attended the convention, representing Webster in the tradeshow, and also presented the breakout session How to Help Prepare Students for a Successful Transfer.

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St. Louis Performing and Visual Arts College Fair at Webster University

Webster hosts 400 students, parents at Performing and Visual Arts College Fair

October 10, 2018

Webster University hosted the St. Louis Performing and Visual Arts College Fair on Oct. 8, connecting high school students interested in the fine and performing arts and entertainment arts, with colleges that offer those areas of study. Over 60 colleges participated, and approximately 400 students and parents attended.

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MOACAC College Fair at Webster Welcomes Nearly 500 High School Juniors

September 19, 2018

The Office of Admission, in partnership with Affton High School and the Missouri Association for College Admission Counseling (MOACAC) again hosted the annual South Central Regional College Fair on Webster’s campus on Sept. 18. This event was expanded from a local to a regional college fair this year, heightening the turnout of both representatives from institutes of higher education and prospective students from the area.

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Attend the session.

Director of Undergraduate, Graduate Admissions Candidate Session

June 19, 2018

The Office of Admission is hosting a candidate interview for the position of Director of Undergraduate and Graduate Admissions at the Webster Groves campus Monday, June 25, 1:30-2 p.m. in the Webster Groves room. This position serves a critical leadership and strategic need in the recruitment of new students to the Webster Groves home campus. Following the interview, attendees are asked to complete a candidate feedback survey.

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Simone Cummings, dean of the Walker School

In the News: Cummings on healthcare; Wellness award; Gilbert on transfers

June 19, 2018

Simone Cummings was quoted in the St. Louis Post-Dispatch about a proposal to build new cancer treatment centers at several Mercy hospitals and clinics. ... Christina Gilbert was quoted in a story about what prospective students should ask at college fairs. ... The Pharmacy Choice medical news service covered the institutions like Webster University that recently won UHC's "Well Deserved" award for wellness.

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Tau Sigma recognizes academic excellence and involvement by transfer students.

Transfer Honor Society to Induct 32 Webster Students

April 12, 2018

On April 27, 32 new members of Tau Sigma National Honor Society will be celebrated at the induction ceremony in the Browning Hall Auditorium. Tau Sigma is the national honor society designed exclusively for transfer students, to recognize and promote their academic excellence and involvement. To become a member, transfer students must have completed at least 13 credit hours at Webster and have a GPA of 3.5 or higher in their first semester at Webster.

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Recruiter Application Portal: Scheduled maintenance begins Feb. 26

February 23, 2018

Beginning the afternoon of Monday, Feb. 26, the University's Recruiter portal will be unavailable during a scheduled upgrade. We anticipate that the upgrade may take several days because of the size of Webster’s prospective student database. During the upgrade prospective students will be directed to temporary inquiry and application forms so that they will continue to be able to provide us with their contact information, apply for future terms, or register for upcoming events.

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Hawkins’ goal is to continue building upon the foundational strengths of the position, including student support, success, and advocacy.

Hawkins Named Transitions Coordinator

October 27, 2017

Corey Hawkins has accepted the position of Transitions Coordinator in the Academic Resource Center (ARC). He will transition from his current position as Coordinator for Minority Students in the Multicultural Center and International Student Affairs (MCISA) on Thursday, Nov. 16 to begin his new role in the ARC.

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