Archive for October, 2010

Oct. 14 Forum: County Executive candidates

Oct. 14 Forum: County Executive candidates

| October 11, 2010 | 0 Comments

The Holden Public Policy Forum at Webster University, in partnership with the League of Women Voters, will co-sponsor a candidate forum featuring the three candidates in the race for St. Louis County Executive: Charlie Dooley (Democrat), Bill Corrigan (Republican), and Theo (Ted) Brown, Sr. (Libertarian). Time: 7 p.m., Thurs., Oct. 14th. Doors open at 6:30 […]

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Oct. 13, 20, 27 Breakfast Roundtables

Oct. 13, 20, 27 Breakfast Roundtables

| October 11, 2010 | 0 Comments

The Center for Professional Development offers the following Breakfast Roundtables in October: Oct. 13: “Delegation 101 – How to Delegate and not Abdicate” Oct. 20: “Balanced Scorecard” Oct. 27:  “Diversity Recruitment Strategies”

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Welcome to ‘Webster Today’

Welcome to ‘Webster Today’

| October 8, 2010 | 1 Comment

Welcome to Webster Today, your new daily source for internal communication of events, announcements and stories of Webster University. Webster Today consists of two parts: The daily email – a user-friendly digest sent at 10 a.m. Central – and the new Webster Today blog, which replaces Inside Webster. While the email will be sent once […]

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Oct. 13 Lunch: Gorlok Gathering

Oct. 13 Lunch: Gorlok Gathering

| October 8, 2010 | 1 Comment

It’s time for the next Gorlok Gathering: Oktoberfest! A free lunch for students, faculty and staff will be served Wednesday outside of Maria Hall on the St. Louis campus. Time: 11 a.m. – 1:30 p.m., Wed., Oct. 13th Location: Food served outside of Maria Hall. Seating outside and inside Marletto’s Marketplace. Update: Bookmobile available 11:30-1 […]

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CIE Small Grant Applications: Due Nov. 1

CIE Small Grant Applications: Due Nov. 1

| October 8, 2010 | 0 Comments

The Center for International Education has funds available for small faculty grants each year. The grant supports curriculum revision efforts to improve and enhance international education at Webster University. The due date for submission is November 1, 2010.

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Connections activation process changes Oct. 15

Connections activation process changes Oct. 15

| October 8, 2010 | 0 Comments

Beginning Oct. 15, students who attend any U.S. campus or attend only online will no longer receive paper letters to activate their Connections accounts. Within 24 hours after students have registered for classes, they will receive a message at the personal email address provided on their application containing a link to activate their Connections account. The account must be […]

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Reserved parking lots for Repertory Theatre

Reserved parking lots for Repertory Theatre

| October 8, 2010 | 0 Comments

From Debbie West in Public Safety, a reminder to all St. Louis-area members of the Webster community: Parking lots adjacent to the Loretto-Hilton Center, lots I, J, K and now Lot G (click here for a campus map), are reserved from September through April for Repertory Theatre patrons Tuesday through Friday after 6 p.m., Saturdays […]

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WWW Children’s Book Drive

WWW Children’s Book Drive

| October 8, 2010 | 0 Comments

From Kate Northcott, director of Literacy Corps, adjunct professor, School of Education: Retrieval Date: Tues., Oct. 12 Box locations: • Bookstore entrance • Career Services • Marletto’s main entrance • Pearson House lobby • Schultze Hall, Eden Seminary 2nd floor • Sverdrup, Emerson Lounge • University Center, near info desk

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Condolence

Condolence

| October 8, 2010 | 0 Comments

From Ralph Olliges, president, Faculty Senate, on Oct. 8: I am sad to announce that Gary Herwig, husband of JoAnn Herwig, passed away early this morning. Jo Ann Herwig is the Administrative Assistant to the Faculty Senate. Please keep JoAnn and her family in your thoughts and prayers. Arrangements are pending. Information will be sent […]

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Oct. 12 Speaker: Fleishman-Hillard CEO Dave Senay

Oct. 12 Speaker: Fleishman-Hillard CEO Dave Senay

| October 7, 2010 | 0 Comments

The George Herbert Walker School of Business & Technology and the School of Communications at Webster University welcome Dave Senay, president and CEO of Fleishman-Hillard, to speak on “The Search for Truth in a Fictional Society,” as part of the Success to Significance Speaker Series. Time: 8 a.m. CDT (breakfast at 7:30), Tues., Oct. 12 […]

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