President's Lecture Series
The President's lecture series, Contemporary Conversations for a Connected World, celebrates Webster's great heritage of bringing to campus thought leaders who are progressive, bold, entrepreneurial, provocative and inclusive. Contemporary Conversations events are free and open to the general public as well as University students, faculty and staff.
Constance Morella, 2014 Woodrow Wilson Fellow at Webster University served as Ambassador to the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development from 2003 until 2007 and represented Maryland's 8th congressional district in the United States House of Representatives from 1987 to 2003. Tuesday, October 14, 2014, 5:30-6:30 p.m., EAB 253/262
Deborah Wince-Smith, President & CEO, Council on Competitiveness and President, Global Federation fo Competitiveness Councils "American Cities: Ecosystems for Innovation, Drivers of U.S. Global Competitiveness" Tuesday, October 21, 2014, 7:30-9:00 a.m., St. Louis Regional Chamber, One Metropolitan Square, 211 North Broadway, 13th Floor
Koko Tanimoto Kondo, Bomb Survivor and Peace Advocate "Contemporary Conversation: Koko Tanimoto Kondo" May 7, 2014
Major General Barbara J. Faulkenberry, Vice Commander, 18th Air Force, Scott Air Force Base, Illinois "Leadership, Service and Global Air Mobility" April 15, 2014
Dr. Will D. Carpenter, retired Vice President & General Manager of the New Products Division, Monsanto Company “The Role of the Chemical Industry in the Destruction of Chemical Weapons” March 4, 2014
Bob Dotson, journalist, author, eight-time Emmy award winner
"American Story: A Lifetime Search for Ordinary People Doing Extraordinary Things"
Apr. 24, 2013
Debbie Storey, chief diversity officer and SVP of Talent Development, AT&T
“Getting to the Future First through Talent Development”
Jan. 30, 2013