Calendar of Events

 Global Photo Contest

Co-sponsored by the Department of International Languages and Culture and the International Studies Committee. Submissions due by October 30.  There will be three winners in each of three categories as well as a student choice award. Prizes will be given along with bragging rights! Winning photographs will be on display in the EAB Edward Jones Commons.

Contest Rules and Eligibility:

  • Entrants must be current Webster students or recent participants of an international Webster University program
  • Photos must be original work taken by the entrant (no edited photos will be accepted)
  • Images must be a resolution of 300 dpi or higher
  • Only .jpg photo format is accepted
  • A completed entry form MUST accompany every entry. Send completed forms to
  • A maximum of two photographs total will be accepted, only one per category
  • Photos must be free of inappropriate materials including alcohol and cigarettes
  • Photos should be submitted in the following format: "lastname_title_category"

Global Photo Contest Winners Reception

Tuesday, November 17, 2015 at 4:30pm

East Academic Building - Edward Jones Commons, 2nd floor

Meet the photographers and enjoy a light snack!

International Symposium Series Lectures

The International Symposium Series will be ongoing throughout the academic year. ISS is a lecture/presentation series in which speakers from Webster University and the St. Louis community present on a variety of issues on a global level.

ISS takes place on Tuesdays from noon to 1:20pm in Sunnen Lounge unless otherwise noted.

2015-16 ACADEMIC YEAR Fall semester
Marie-Christine Williams, author of "Dark Side of Human Nature," will share her story of triumph over the most  harrowing experiences to not only survive but thrive in a new life

September 8, 2015
Giles Pope, visiting faculty from Webster Vienna, "Service Learning in Kenya"

October 6, 2015
Lindsey Kingston and Kate Parsons, Webster University Fulbright Scholars, "Contemporary Issues in Brazil" 
*will be held in the UC Presentation Room
November 3, 2015
Feel free to bring your lunch while attending these great presentations!
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2015-2016 Center for International Education Cultural Series

New this year! This series will highlight celebrations held around the world. The aim is to introduce cultural traditions and show how they are spread and adapted by people in other regions over time. These events will also be held in Sunnen Lounge unless otherwise noted. Hope you can join us!


Mid Autumn Festival
12 - 2pm September 21, 2015
Nigerian Independence Day
4:30 - 6pm  CANCELLED
Day of Giving
3 - 7pm December 4, 2015



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