Archive for October, 2010

Trunk or Treat at WingHaven campus

Trunk or Treat at WingHaven campus

| October 20, 2010 | 0 Comments

The WingHaven campus invites you to join Webster staff and other WingHaven businesses for a few hours of fun Saturday, October 23, 12:30 – 3:30 pm. Bring your kids dressed in their Halloween costumes and ready to play. There will be clowns, bounce houses, games, and giveaways. Parents, bring your lawn chairs and listen to […]

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Information about Flexible Spending Accounts

Information about Flexible Spending Accounts

| October 19, 2010 | 3 Comments

From Human Resources, to all current staff and faculty participants in the Flexible Spending Account through Beneflex, a deadline reminder and a change to what products are reimbursable in 2011: This is to remind you that you have until the end of the calendar year to incur expenses that can be reimbursed through your 2010 […]

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Award-Winning alumnus to pitch film script to Hollywood

Award-Winning alumnus to pitch film script to Hollywood

| October 19, 2010 | 0 Comments

As a prize for winning a People’s Choice Award this year for his film script pitch, School of Communications alumnus David Minnihan (BA, ’07) will soon pitch the film to Hollywood executives. The script is set in Shanghai, where Minnihan studied at Webster. Read the Oct. 19, 2010, St. Louis Post-Dispatch story.

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Rodriguez receives Hope Award; coverage on KMOV

Rodriguez receives Hope Award; coverage on KMOV

| October 19, 2010 | 0 Comments

Guillermo Rodriguez, director, Study Abroad and International Projects, received the 2010 Premio Esperanza (Hope Award) from the Hispanic Leaders Group of Greater St. Louis (HLG), during a ceremony last Friday. The event was covered by St. Louis CBS television affiliate KMOV (Channel 4), whose footage can be seen here: Promoting Hispanic Heritage (KMOV).

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Oct. 18-28: Information Week at Old Post Office campus

Oct. 18-28: Information Week at Old Post Office campus

| October 18, 2010 | 1 Comment

Webster University’s Old Post Office campus at 815 Olive Street in downtown St. Louis invites prospective students to its Information Week, Monday – Thursday, Oct. 18th – 28th, 10 a.m. – 7 p.m. Potential student who apply during this time will have their application fee waived and most importantly, no appointment is needed. Help spread […]

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Oct. 27 Speaker: Tony Sansone, CEO of Sansone Group

Oct. 27 Speaker: Tony Sansone, CEO of Sansone Group

| October 18, 2010 | 0 Comments

The Walker Speaker Series welcomes Tony Sansone, chairman and chief executive officer of the Sansone Group, who will deliver a talk, “Reach for Your Dreams.” Time: 6 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 27 Location: Sunnen Lounge Admission: Free. RSVP here. For more information, visit the Walker School of Business speakers site or contact Nadia Battle at nadiabattle33@webster.edu.

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St. Louis November Events

St. Louis November Events

| October 15, 2010 | 0 Comments

St. Louis employees: Please forward information about any November public events you are hosting that are not currently shown on the St. Louis Events Calendar to Marianne Kirk. The deadline for events to appear in Webster University’s November calendar ad in the Webster-Kirkwood Times is Thurs., Oct. 21.

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Condolence

Condolence

| October 15, 2010 | 2 Comments

The School of Education is saddened to announce the passing of Chester Richard Dolan, Peggy Peel’s father, on Wednesday, Oct. 13, 2010. Peggy is the coordinator of Teacher Certification in the School of Education. Visitation is today, Oct. 15, and services are Saturday, Oct. 16. Please click through for more details.

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Oct. 15 Lecture: Tricia Paik, curator at SLAM

Oct. 15 Lecture: Tricia Paik, curator at SLAM

| October 14, 2010 | 0 Comments

Tricia Paik, assistant curator of modern and contemporary art at the Saint Louis Art Museum, will lecture on her curatorial practice. Time: noon, Friday, Oct. 15 Location: SV 123. Admission: Free and open to the public

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Faculty: Turnitin Open Labs; Intro to Turnitin Webinar

Faculty: Turnitin Open Labs; Intro to Turnitin Webinar

| October 14, 2010 | 0 Comments

The Faculty Development Center will host a one-hour webinar introducing faculty to the basic tools available in the newly updated Turnitin plagiarism prevention software, which is incorporated into WorldClassRoom. The FDC will also host three Open Labs to acquaint and support faculty with the updated and new Turnitin. Intro to Turnitin Webinar: 6 – 7 […]

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