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Students are invited to visit the ARC for tutoring services and other opportunities.

Tutoring Program Available to Students Through the Academic Resource Center

September 21, 2018

As the semester is well underway, students may be presenting a need for additional subject-matter assistance. The Webster University Tutoring Program at the Academic Resource Center (ARC) provides a pool of capable tutors who can work one-on-one with students to help them achieve greater confidence, independence, and success as learners. This program is free of charge and serves all students who are currently enrolled in courses at Webster University. Individual peer tutoring is available by appointment for both short-term "catch-up" assistance and ongoing support.

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President Stroble and Provost Schuster with members of ARDN earlier this year during an agreement signing ceremony.

President Stroble Invited to Speak at United Nations Forum About Africa

September 21, 2018

Webster University President Elizabeth (Beth) J. Stroble will speak on a panel at the United Nations next week as part of the “Africa: Open for Business Forum.” The goal of the forum is to explore the way in which government agencies, private organizations and community activists can work together to promote African business, innovation and entrepreneurship that adds to the public good.

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Nursing Alumni, Alla Mink and Maegan Bosler, receive honor society awards

2018 Nursing Graduates Receive Honor Society Awards

September 21, 2018

Two Webster University nursing graduates received awards from Delta Lambda At Large Chapter of Sigma Theta Tau International [Sigma], an international honor society of nursing. Alla Mink received the Janice Hooper Undergraduate Student Award, recognizing her for excellent leadership, compassionate care, and service. Maegan Bosler received the Webster University Graduate Student Award, recognizing her for her intense passion for nursing.

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Ghana Webster University campus.

Office of Study Abroad Hosts Ghana Morning Meet and Greet Sept. 28

September 21, 2018

The Office of Study Abroad is hosting a Ghana Campus Morning Meet and Greet Friday, Sept. 28 from 8:30-10:30 a.m for students, faculty, and staff. Adelina Martey, a representative from the Ghana Campus, will be visiting St. Louis to connect with students interested in studying abroad in Ghana. Coffee, tea and breakfast pastries will be provided by the Office of Study Abroad.

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Reunion Weekend will be held Sept. 28-29, 2018.

2018 Reunion Weekend Schedule and Registration

September 20, 2018

Webster University will welcome back alumni at Reunion Weekend, Sept. 28-29, for a number of activities for alumni, parents, students, family and friends. Highlights include Sverdrup Hall Open House, Gorlok Brunch, and Lightning Talks. The 2018 Reunion Weekend will celebrate all Webster graduates, especially the Honor Classes: 2013, 2008, 1998, 1993, 1968, 1963, and 1958.

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Worldwide Access to Faculty Credentials

September 20, 2018

Building on Webster University’s success documenting faculty credentials for HLC, the Office of Academic Affairs is pleased to announce the launch of a new SharePoint site “Faculty Credentials.” This site houses all faculty credentials worldwide including transcripts, CVs, tested experience, and course approvals collected for HLC Accreditation and beyond.

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Webster Film Series Presents, "Seeing is Believing: Women Direct"

September 20, 2018

Webster Film Series will host a screening of "Seeing is Believing: Women Direct" directed by Cady McClain on Sept. 21 at 7:30 p.m. in the Winfred Moore Auditorium. Seeing Is Believing: Women Direct is a documentary film which emphasizes the opportunity for women to use their voice through media to change the social and political landscape and achieve full equality. There will be a Skype Q&A with McClain directly following the screening.

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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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International Review Board policies and procedures

Changes Coming to Webster's IRB Policies and Procedures

September 19, 2018

The Institutional Review Board (IRB) at Webster University reviews all research proposals involving human subjects to ensure the protection of research participants. All researchers submitting an IRB application need to complete a required training program for ethical research with human subjects and submit proof of completion with their applications.

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Webster University volleyball team's 10th annual Dig Pink match

Webster Volleyball to Host Fontbonne for Annual Dig Pink Match on Oct. 3

September 19, 2018

The Webster University volleyball team will host its 10th annual Dig Pink match on Oct. 3 in support of the Sideout Foundation, which raises money and awareness of breast cancer. There will be 50/50 raffles, games and a silent auction for the fans to participate in and the fans are encouraged to wear pink to the match. The Gorloks will welcome its Big Bend Avenue rivals Fontbonne University for a SLIAC match inside Grant Gymnasium at 7 p.m.

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