Archive for October, 2010

Webster Groves Campus Construction Update

Webster Groves Campus Construction Update

| October 22, 2010 | 0 Comments

Dan Hitchell, Associate Vice President for Resource Planning & Budget, shares the following construction updates for the home campus, week of Oct. 25 – 31:

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Tuition Exchange Deadline

Tuition Exchange Deadline

| October 22, 2010 | 0 Comments

Reminder from Amy Kettenbach, Human Resources coordinator, to Full-Time Faculty and Staff: Webster University participates in two tuition exchange programs: one with the Tuition Exchange, Inc. (www.tuitionexchange.org) and one with the Council of Independent Colleges (www.cic.edu). Our participation in these programs gives the dependent children of Webster employees the opportunity to apply for a full […]

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Oct. 26: ‘Dig Pink’ Night with the Gorloks

Oct. 26: ‘Dig Pink’ Night with the Gorloks

| October 21, 2010 | 0 Comments

The Webster University women’s volleyball team is helping in the fight against breast cancer by sponsoring a “Dig Pink Night” October 26 at Grant Gymnasium. Donations raised from activities during that evening’s matches versus Greenville College (Ill.) and Washington University will go towards breast cancer research. Donations may also be made online. (This is the […]

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Oct. 28 Alumni Panel: Advice on Pursuing a Law Career

Oct. 28 Alumni Panel: Advice on Pursuing a Law Career

| October 21, 2010 | 0 Comments

Explore the realities of legal practice, how best to prepare for the LSAT, trends in practicing law, and expectations after law school, featuring a panel of Webster University alumni. Time: 5:30 – 7:30 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 28, 2010 Location: Emerson Library Conference Room. Snacks provided. Featuring the following alumni:

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Oct. 22-24 Film: ‘William S. Burroughs: A Man Within’

Oct. 22-24 Film: ‘William S. Burroughs: A Man Within’

| October 21, 2010 | 0 Comments

The Webster University Film Series this weekend features William S. Burroughs: A Man Within, featuring never-before-seen archival footage of Burroughs, as well as exclusive interviews with colleagues and confidants. Time: 7:30 p.m., Oct. 22, 23 and 24 Location: Winifred Moore Auditorium, Webster Hall Click through for more information about this film, admission and the Webster […]

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Oct. 29 Workshop: Web Enhancement with WorldClassRoom

Oct. 29 Workshop: Web Enhancement with WorldClassRoom

| October 21, 2010 | 0 Comments

This advanced WorldClassRoom workshop from the Faculty Development Center is for faculty who are currently using WCR and would like to enhance or increase the amount of tools currently used. Date: 4 – 6 p.m., Friday, Oct. 29 Location: Emerson Library, eClassroom Room 110

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Quality at Webster Leiden campus recognized in audit

Quality at Webster Leiden campus recognized in audit

| October 21, 2010 | 0 Comments

Webster University in the Netherlands is now officially listed in the government’s Central Register for Short Professional Education (CRKBO). This means that Webster now complies with European guideliness for value-added tax (VAT). As a result, Webster is now officially waived from charging 19% VAT on services and therefore not required to raise tuition for this. […]

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Oct. 28 Faculty Workshop: Create Exams with Respondus

Oct. 28 Faculty Workshop: Create Exams with Respondus

| October 21, 2010 | 0 Comments

Respondus is a software program that enables instructors to easily, quickly and efficiently manage exams for use in online classes or for traditional teaching. Respondus enables instructors to take exams created in any word processing program and publish them directly to WorldClassRoom. Time: 3 – 4:30 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 28, 2010 Location: Emerson Library, eClassroom […]

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Messing Award & Research Grant proposals due Nov. 1

Messing Award & Research Grant proposals due Nov. 1

| October 20, 2010 | 0 Comments

From the Provost’s Office: Notice for Full-Time Faculty: Proposals for the 2011 Messing Award and Faculty Research Grants for 2011 are due in the Provost and Senior Vice President’s office (Loretto Hall 141) no later than Monday, Nov. 1, 2010.

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Oct. 26: Trunk or Treat and Gorloks Volleyball

Oct. 26: Trunk or Treat and Gorloks Volleyball

| October 20, 2010 | 0 Comments

Celebrate Halloween with the Webster University Student-Athlete Advisory Committee: Kids are encouraged to come in costume, join in the fun and free candy, then stick around to watch the Gorloks volleyball team take on Greenville. Time: 6 p.m. Oct. 26 Location: University Center parking lot (volleyball game in the Grant Gymnasium) For more information contact […]

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