Archive for November, 2010

Men’s, Women’s Basketball open this week

Men’s, Women’s Basketball open this week

| November 16, 2010 | 0 Comments

From Niel DeVasto, director, Sports Information: The men’s and women’s teams will both take to the Grant Gymnasium court this week as Webster University basketball starts the 2010-2011 season. The Gorloks, who received first place votes in each poll, have both been picked to finish in second place in the St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference, as voted on by SLIAC […]

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New course offering: Public Finance & Municipal Bonds

New course offering: Public Finance & Municipal Bonds

| November 16, 2010 | 0 Comments

From Nancy Haparimwi, Walker School of Business. (Direct inquiries to haparina@webster.edu or at (314) 246-7593.): Students looking for something new in the area of Finance for Spring 1 may consider FINC 5850 – 01, Issues: Fundamentals of Public Finance & Municipal Bonds. While the effect of the world credit crisis on corporations, banks and individuals […]

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Webster Geneva’s 16th Annual Humanitarian Conference

Webster Geneva’s 16th Annual Humanitarian Conference

| November 15, 2010 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s 16th International Humanitarian Conference, Humanitarian Space, will take place Jan. 27 – 28, 2011, at the International Conference Centre Geneva. An initiative of Webster Geneva’s International Relations Department, the conference is held under the auspices of the Government of the Canton of Geneva. The two-day event brings together students, scholars, practitioners, and diplomats […]

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Dean Akande 2010 Elections Op/Ed in St. Louis American

Dean Akande 2010 Elections Op/Ed in St. Louis American

| November 15, 2010 | 0 Comments

Did Election 2010 make you mad? Glad? George Herbert Walker School of Business Dean Benjamin Akande writes in The St. Louis American that now is the time to “Fill in The Gaps.” Read the column at the St. Louis American site or on the School of Business blog.

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RA Selection Process for 2011-12

RA Selection Process for 2011-12

| November 15, 2010 | 0 Comments

The Resident Assistant selection process for 2011-2012 has begun. Interested students must attend one of two upcoming information sessions to pick up an application.

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Accounts Payable: Holiday check run schedule

Accounts Payable: Holiday check run schedule

| November 15, 2010 | 0 Comments

From Shirley Torretta, Accounts Payable: The accounts payable check run will change slightly due to the Thanksgiving holiday closure. In an effort to maximize the number of payments processed before the holiday closure, the Accounts Payable check run normally scheduled for Thursday, Nov. 25, 2010, will occur on Tuesday, Nov. 23, 2010. These checks will […]

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Nov. 16: New Commuter Lounge Grand Opening

Nov. 16: New Commuter Lounge Grand Opening

| November 12, 2010 | 0 Comments

The Commuter Council would like to invite everyone to attend the Commuter Lounge Ribbon Cutting and Grand Opening event. The Commuter Lounge project, for commuter students at the Webster Groves campus, was initiated during the Delegate’s Agenda in spring 2010. Lounge amenities include day-use lockers, a microwave, refrigerator, lounge furniture, television and a central location […]

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Send ornaments for Nov. 29 Tree Trimming Party

Send ornaments for Nov. 29 Tree Trimming Party

| November 12, 2010 | 0 Comments

To celebrate the rich diversity of Webster’s worldwide network, a uniquely decorated “Global Holiday Tree” will be on display near the Welcome Center throughout the month of December. University President Elizabeth (Beth) Stroble invites students, faculty, staff and alumni from every Webster campus to help trim the tree and share their holiday traditions by sending […]

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2011 Benefits Open Enrollment Info

2011 Benefits Open Enrollment Info

| November 12, 2010 | 0 Comments

Benefits Announcements and Reminders from Human Resources: We hope you will plan to attend our annual Benefits Open Enrollment Fair Tuesday, Nov. 16, on the Home campus from Noon to 3:30 p.m. in the Sunnen Lounge. Vendor representatives from United Healthcare, Delta Dental, Vision Service Plan, Hartford, Unum, Beneflex, Griffin Protection Group and Commerce Bank […]

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School of Education St. Louis Refugee Food Drive

School of Education St. Louis Refugee Food Drive

| November 12, 2010 | 0 Comments

From Ionela Bock, visiting assistant professor, School of Education: Dear Webster community and dear colleagues, Many of you may know that the School of Education has had a successful, long-standing relationship with the SLPS ESOL Migrant/Refugee Center, a program that serves the St. Louis newly-arrived refugee/immigrant children and their families.

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