Saturday, February 27, 2021

Letters from Thailand: Hua Hin – my Thai cultural immersion trip

Being immersed in a different type of culture is something that you have to go out of your way to do, even when you study abroad.

Webster University’s Thailand campus moves to fix Wi-Fi issues

Webster's Thailand campus has large deluxe dorms with flat screen TVs. However, they also have some WiFi issues.

Letters from Thailand: a review of Bangkok

The familiar bright lights of the city flash in hundreds of colors all around as the van door opens. We step out into the...

Lack of diversity is a problem everywhere – even abroad

The type of diversity is different in Vienna than in the U.S, but it is still a struggle.

Letters from Thailand: My first step into study abroad

The "land of smiles" has proved to be right when the Thais greet you with smiles every morning.

Webster introduces Ghana study abroad through two month research program

Professor Danielle MacCartney and ten Webster students were among the first to officially study abroad at Webster's campus in Accra, Ghana.

Webster Cup returns to Leiden at international soccer tournament

LEIDEN, Netherlands - Webster soccer teams from three European campuses met in Leiden on Apr. 8 for the 14th annual international soccer tournament. After...

Leiden students join Amsterdam women’s march

LEIDEN, Netherlands – The recent Women’s March on Washington was organized as a worldwide response to rising far-right rhetoric around the world. Groups of Webster students from the Leiden campus attended the march in Amsterdam.
On the NPO Radio1 "News and More" bus

Webster students talk Trump in The Netherlands

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oIDNGO9M-gY] LEIDEN, Netherlands - The inauguration of Donald Trump made big news in Leiden last week. Dutch broadcaster NPO Radio1 invited three Webster University students...

Preparation for study abroad students: Five months before departure

Caillin Murray, staff writer, outlines plans for students five months before they depart.

Get outta town

To recognize International Education Week, The Journal created a special study abroad package full of the information students should know before going overseas.

Parent encourages study abroad

My daughter and our family planned on Mallory studying abroad in Thailand since her freshman year at Webster. We went to the meetings and...

Traditional Thai tattoo

A week before we were on our flight back to the U.S., me and my friend Max decided to go get a traditional Thai...

Missing Missouri

Spending this semester in London has changed me so much. I am faced every day with challenging situations that help me to grow as...

At home in Holland

Picture this: You’re riding down a country road with a tulip field on one side and a windmill on the other. There’s a canal...

Step out of your element and onto an elephant

At work, I was wearing a pair of sunglasses. A teenage girl, no older than 16, exclamatorily said, “Oh, my God! Those are so...