Archive for November, 2010

Nov. 17 Lunch: Gorlok Thanksgiving Gathering

Nov. 17 Lunch: Gorlok Thanksgiving Gathering

| November 8, 2010 | 1 Comment

Students, faculty and staff are invited to the next Gorlok Gathering: A Thanksgiving Feast. Time: 11 a.m. – 1:30 p.m., Wednesday, Nov. 17 Location: Marletto’s Marketplace, Maria Hall

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‘The Ampersand’ wins 2nd consecutive national award

‘The Ampersand’ wins 2nd consecutive national award

| November 8, 2010 | 1 Comment

Webster University’s student magazine, The Ampersand, for the second consecutive year won the Associated Collegiate Press’ (ACP) 2010 Pacemaker Award. The 2009-2010 publication competed against hundreds of other collegiate magazines to become one of only five college magazines to win the award in the feature magazine category. The Ampersand editors were Alice Telios (’10, BA-Media […]

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Brasfield discusses hidden health care fees

Brasfield discusses hidden health care fees

| November 8, 2010 | 0 Comments

From Charla Lord, director, communications, George Herbert Walker School of Business & Technology: Will your unhealthy habits end up costing you big bucks in 2011? November is the month many of us receive information from our employers on our health care options for the coming year. And when reporters for CBS-television in St. Louis (KMOV-TV) […]

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Condolence

Condolence

| November 8, 2010 | 0 Comments

From Terri Lucas, director, IT – User Services: The Information Technology Department is saddened to announce the passing of Sharon Hessler’s grandmother, Carrie Creed Capps Hammel. Carrie lived 106 years, and will continue to be a lasting presence in the lives of all she touched. Please join us by keeping Sharon and her family in […]

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Nov. 10 YIHR Film, Director Q&A: ‘The Silent Truth’

Nov. 10 YIHR Film, Director Q&A: ‘The Silent Truth’

| November 8, 2010 | 0 Comments

As part of the Year of International Human Rights: Women’s Rights, the film “The Silent Truth” will be shown this Wednesday, Nov. 10, in the Winifred Moore Auditorium. Filmmaker Joan Booker-Marks and Dr. John Johnson — father of Lavenna Johnson, who was brutalized and murdered during her military service in Iraq — will lead a […]

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Nov. 11: CIE Open House

Nov. 11: CIE Open House

| November 8, 2010 | 0 Comments

After settling into their new offices, the Center for International Education invites everyone to an open house this Thursday to check out their new space and say hello: Time: 3 – 5 p.m., Nov. 11 Location: Ground Floor of Loretto Hall, home campus

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Call for Employee Spotlight Award Nominations

Call for Employee Spotlight Award Nominations

| November 5, 2010 | 0 Comments

From Human Resources: The Employee Spotlight Award recognizes and rewards two staff members each month for their day-to-day contributions and outstanding service to Webster University. Nominations are currently being accepted for the months of January, February and March 2011. The deadline to submit your nomination will be Nov. 19, 2010, so go to www.webster.edu/spotlightform.html and […]

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Galaxy Radio to Broadcast Turkey Day Game

Galaxy Radio to Broadcast Turkey Day Game

| November 5, 2010 | 0 Comments

Jim Singer, student media coordinator, School of Communications, shares the following: Webster University’s Galaxy online radio station has been invited to broadcast the annual Webster-Kirkwood High School Turkey Day Football game live. The Webster Groves and Kirkwood communities get pumped up each year for this 100-year-old contest. Webster Groves High School is ranked number 25 […]

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Webster Groves Campus Construction Update

Webster Groves Campus Construction Update

| November 5, 2010 | 0 Comments

Dan Hitchell, associate vice president, Resource Planning & Budget, shares the following construction updates for the home campus, week of Nov. 8 – 14:

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Spring 2011 Lab/Multimedia Software Request Deadline

Spring 2011 Lab/Multimedia Software Request Deadline

| November 5, 2010 | 0 Comments

From Desktop Technical Services: The lab and multimedia classroom software request deadline for Spring 2011 is Monday, Nov. 22, 2010.

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