Archive for November, 2010

Dec. 2 Workshop: Intro to Web Enhancement with WorldClassRoom

Dec. 2 Workshop: Intro to Web Enhancement with WorldClassRoom

| November 23, 2010 | 0 Comments

WorldClassRoom (WCR) is a suite of tools designed to allow teachers to interact with students online in many of the same ways they would in the physical classroom. This introductory workshop covers each tool specifically: Content, Communication and Assessment. The basic functions of how to add content, communicate with students and use available assessment tools […]

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Nov. 26-28 Film Series: ‘Heaven’s Gate’

Nov. 26-28 Film Series: ‘Heaven’s Gate’

| November 23, 2010 | 0 Comments

The Webster Film Series presents the complete, 225-minute version of Heaven’s Gate in restored 35mm format. The complete film will show each night Nov. 26-28, so you can watch it in halves or thirds for one admission price! Time: 7 p.m., Nov. 26, 27, 28 Location: Winifred Moore Auditiorium After bringing home five Oscars for […]

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Sister Annie Stevens to make final vows as Sister of Loretto

Sister Annie Stevens to make final vows as Sister of Loretto

| November 23, 2010 | 0 Comments

Webster University adjunct faculty member Sister Annie Stevens, or Dr. Stevens, as many know her at Webster, will be making her final vows as a Sister of Loretto at the Foot of the Cross at the 8 a.m. Mass Sunday, Dec. 5, in the chapel at the Loretto Center in Webster Groves. All are welcome […]

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Dec. 2: Celebration of Peruvian writer Vargas Llosa

Dec. 2: Celebration of Peruvian writer Vargas Llosa

| November 22, 2010 | 1 Comment

The Department of International Languages and Cultures, with the support of Latin American Student Organization (LASO), Latin American Studies (LAS) and the Bridge Initiative, invites the university community to a celebration of Mario Vargas Llosa on receiving the 2010 Nobel Prize for Literature. The celebration will include a movie and Peruvian appetizers. Time: 6:30 p.m., […]

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Nov. 30: Indonesian Ambassador Djalal visits Webster

Nov. 30: Indonesian Ambassador Djalal visits Webster

| November 22, 2010 | 0 Comments

The Indonesian Ambassador to the U.S., Dino Patti Djalal, will visit Webster University Nov. 30. All are invited to his brief talk, Indonesian-U.S. Cooperation: Higher Education and Beyond. Time: noon – 12:30 p.m., including 10 minutes for questions Location: Sunnen Lounge, University Center, Tuesday, Nov. 30

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Paycheck details now available electronically

Paycheck details now available electronically

| November 22, 2010 | 2 Comments

From Vickie Fredrick, acting vice president, Finance and Administration: I am pleased to announce, effective today, Nov. 22, 2010, U.S. employees can view your paycheck details electronically via Connections. Instructions on how to navigate to the correct link and logon can be viewed at www.webster.edu/technology/epay. E-PayStub provides the information that is currently available on your […]

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Deadline for Benefit Plan Changes/Enrollments

Deadline for Benefit Plan Changes/Enrollments

| November 22, 2010 | 0 Comments

Benefits Open Enrollment for 2011 will end this Wednesday, Nov. 24, at the close of business. This year’s enrollment is considered a passive enrollment so no response is necessary if you want all of your benefit elections to stay the same in 2011, unless you want to continue or enroll in the Flexible Spending Account. […]

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Library Satisfaction Survey Results

Library Satisfaction Survey Results

| November 19, 2010 | 0 Comments

From Eileen Condon, associate dean, University Library: In spring 2010 the library conducted a satisfaction survey of students, faculty and staff.  We received nearly 1,000 responses, and these responses included nearly 720 open-ended comments. The library has made changes and improvements in response to data collected in the survey. In addition, we’ve communicated directly with […]

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Senior Capkovic voted ESPN All-American

Senior Capkovic voted ESPN All-American

| November 19, 2010 | 0 Comments

Senior Christy Capkovic can add a new honor to her impressive resume, compiled over four record-breaking seasons with the Webster University women’s soccer team: The forward was voted to the ESPN Academic All-American Women’s Soccer 3rd Team for 2010. Capkovic had 18 goals and nine assists this fall for the Gorloks, while maintaining a cumulative […]

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Webster Groves Campus Construction Update, Nov. 22-27

Webster Groves Campus Construction Update, Nov. 22-27

| November 19, 2010 | 0 Comments

From Dan Hitchell, associate vice president, Resource Planning & Budget, comes construction updates for the home campus, week of Nov. 22 – 27:

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