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Redesigned Alumni Website Launched

Redesigned Alumni Website Launched
The Webster University Alumni Association is proud to announce the launch of its newly redesigned website, alumni.webster.edu. In addition to providing improved ease of navigation and increased responsiveness on all smart devices, the updated site includes several new features.

Homecoming 2017

2017 Homecoming
Webster University alumni, parents, students, family, friends and the community celebrated Homecoming: Reunion and Family Weekend at the Webster Groves campus on Sept. 15-16, 2017.

WWW 2017

WWW 2017
Eighty-six alumni across the globe volunteered to participate in 13 projects for a total of 298 volunteer hours as part of Webster Works Worldwide 23, Webster's annual day of community service. View photos on the Alumni Association Facebook page and read stories about other WWW projects around the globe:

December Toast

December Toast
See snapshots and access a video replay of December Toast 2017, a celebration with mid-year graduates and their families. Ellie Wharton of Radio 63119 was the keynote speaker, while grads also heard from President Stroble and Provost Schuster, and were welcomed to the Alumni Association by Alumni Association Vice President Tyler Holman.

Home Campus News

3rd Annual Diversity and Inclusion Conference

3rd Annual Diversity and Inclusion Conference Elevates the Conversation
Webster University hosted its 3rd Annual Diversity & Inclusion Conference on Feb. 28 and March 1 as a forum for students, faculty, staff, alumni and community members to share their experiences, research and emerging trends in creating communities that embrace diversity in ways that welcome and include.

Athletics 2018 Hall of Fame Inductees

Athletics 2018 Hall of Fame Inductees
Webster University and director of athletics, Scott Kilgallon, are pleased to announce five Gorlok greats as the newest members of its Athletics Hall of Fame: Molly (Farrell) Orlando, BA ’96 (volleyball), Alex Fritts, BA ’99 (soccer), Scott Spinner, BA ’07 (basketball), Jeff Todt, BA ’95 (soccer), and Paul Zellmer, BA ’00 (basketball). The Alumni Association also awarded the 2018 Pioneer Award to Marian Dooling McIntrye, BA ’61 at the Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony on Feb. 10.

Alumni Celebrate Colonial Williamsburg

Alumni Celebrate Colonial Williamsburg
On Friday, Dec. 8, Webster University donors and alumni were honored with a luncheon at Cyrano’s to celebrate the 15th anniversary of the Colonial Williamsburg Field Studies Program, a living history program in Tidewater Virginia offered through the School of Education.

Recognition Dinner Celebrates Donors to Webster

Recognition Dinner Celebrates Donors to Webster
Webster University recognized its loyal supporters at the Donor Recognition Dinner on Nov. 9 in the Starlight Room at the Chase Park Plaza. Highlights of the event included honoring Arden and Harry Fisher with the 2107 Visionary Award for their dedication to the Community Music School, inspiring hundreds of young musicians.

Cpl. Thomas Palozola Veterans Center Dedication

University Holds Cpl. Thomas Palozola Veterans Center Dedication
Family members and friends of the late Tom Palozola, BA ’15 turned out in force, along with members of the Webster community, for the dedication ceremony for the Cpl. Thomas Palozola Veterans Center on Oct. 20 at the Webster University home campus.

Browning Hall Dedication & Symposium

Browning Hall Dedication & Symposium
Webster University formally dedicated Browning Hall, the interdisciplinary science building, on Oct. 19 with a ceremony, academic symposium and faculty panel.

Extended & Military Campus News

Orlando “Positivitea Mentoring and Networking Brunch”

Orlando Positivitea Mentoring and Networking Brunch
Webster University's Orlando campus location hosted a mentoring and networking brunch to connect recent graduates from Webster and FAMU with successful women business leaders.

Webster Connects with Entrepreneurs at Ocala Chamber Breakfast

Webster Connects with Entrepreneurs at Ocala Chamber Breakfast
Webster University co-sponsored the Ocala Chamber Entrepreneurial Breakfast, which highlighted some of the Webster alumni entrepreneurs who have earned degrees in the 20 years of Webster's operation in Ocala.

Ocala Hosted Women in Leadership Conference

Ocala Campus Hosted Women in Leadership Conference
Webster University Ocala held a Women in Leadership Conference on campus on Nov. 10.

New Leadership at Tinker AFB

Teara Lander
Teara Lander has been named assistant director for Webster University's Tinker Air Force Base campus location.

International Campus News

Geneva’s 23rd Humanitarian Conference

Geneva’s 23rd Humanitarian Conference
Webster University Geneva’s 23rd International Humanitarian and Security Conference drew 250 to Geneva’s U.N. district for five keynote speakers and two dozen panelists around the theme, “The Need for Effective Global Compacts on Refugees and Migration.”

Vienna Students and Alumni Present Research

Vienna Students and Alumni Present Research at Graduate Research Summit
Webster Vienna held its Inaugural Graduate Research Summit (GRS) on Nov. 28. The evening began with a specialized thesis workshop, followed by oral presentations given by four students and alumni and a keynote address on the importance of student research.

Geneva Hosts Iranian Delegation of Business Entrepreneurs

Geneva Hosts Iranian Delegation of Business Entrepreneurs
The Geneva campus recently hosted an Iranian delegation of business leaders and entrepreneurs led by the Tehran Chamber of Commerce.

Webster Thailand Completes Bangkok Campus Expansion

 Webster Thailand Completes Bangkok Campus Expansion
The expansion of Webster's Bangkok campus location is now complete. Effectively doubling the size of the Empire Tower-based Bangkok metro campus location, the expansion incorporates a series of new developments including several new classrooms and a new library.

Athens Hosts Heritage Program

Webster Athens Hosts Successful Heritage Program
Students of Hellenic descent from all over the U.S. and Canada participated in the twelfth annual AHEPA (American Hellenic Educational Progressive Association) Journey to Greece program through Webster University Athens.

Ghana Covers Current Political Issues

Ghana Covers Current Issues
Two important political discussions took place at the Webster Ghana campus this week, including a student forum reacting to President Trump's comments about African countries, moderated by visiting professor Jean Germain Gros from Haiti, as well as the latest installment of Webster Ghana's lecture series, a faculty panel on "The Politics and Economics of Neo-Colonialism in Post-Independent Africa."