Archive for January, 2011

Worldwide Directors Meeting: Sept. 25-28

Worldwide Directors Meeting: Sept. 25-28

| January 5, 2011 | 0 Comments

Beth Russell, associate vice president, Academic Affairs & Extended Campus Administration, sends a reminder to please mark your calendars for the annual Worldwide Directors Meeting to be held in St. Louis Sep. 25-28, 2011. The planning will begin later this year with further announcements forthcoming in late summer.

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Open Forums for AVP Communications/Marketing Candidates

Open Forums for AVP Communications/Marketing Candidates

| January 5, 2011 | 1 Comment

As part of the search process to fill the new position of Chief Communications Officer and Associate Vice President for Strategic Communications and Marketing, members of the University community are invited to participate in open forums with the finalists Wednesday, Jan. 12, through Wednesday, Jan. 19. The search committee reviewed roughly 180 resumes received from […]

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Jan. 24 Book Club Meeting

Jan. 24 Book Club Meeting

| January 5, 2011 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s next Book Club meeting will discuss The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot. Time: Monday, Jan. 24, noon Location: Library Conference Room

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Short-Term Study Abroad Submission Deadlines

Short-Term Study Abroad Submission Deadlines

| January 5, 2011 | 0 Comments

From Guillermo Rodríguez, director, International Projects and Office of Study Abroad: The deadline for submitting proposals for international short-term courses (hybrid or otherwise) for Fall Break 2011 is Feb. 28, 2011. The deadline for programs with international travel during Winter Break 2011-12 is April 30, 2011. Information on the benefits of these programs and how […]

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Scheduled IT Maintenance, Outage Jan. 9

Scheduled IT Maintenance, Outage Jan. 9

| January 5, 2011 | 0 Comments

There will be scheduled maintenance on Sunday, Jan. 9, starting at 6:30 a.m. and continuing until 10 a.m.  The following systems will be unavailable during that time period: CARS (desktop application) Faculty/Staff Academic Services (advising & grade entry) Student Academic Services (grades, degree audit, schedule, etc.) Candidate (access to check application status)

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Marine Corps Kids thanks WebsterWarmth

Marine Corps Kids thanks WebsterWarmth

| January 5, 2011 | 0 Comments

From Holly Hubenschmidt, head of instruction & liaison services, Webster Library: Marine Corps Kids, an organization that sends care packages to families welcoming a new child when a parent is deployed in the military, thanked Webster Warmth for the four boxes of handcrafted donations they received from the group of Webster faculty, staff, students, and […]

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“Last Kodachrome Project”

“Last Kodachrome Project”

| January 4, 2011 | 1 Comment

Bill Barrett and Susan Stang, professors in the Electronic & Photographic Media department, accompanied a group of Webster students Thursday, Dec. 30, on a trip to Dwayne’s Photo in Parsons, Kan., for the historic last day that Kodachrome film would be processed at the facility. Read more about the trip, Dwayne’s Photo and the students’ work on […]

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Call for Kemper Award Nominations, Due Feb. 7

Call for Kemper Award Nominations, Due Feb. 7

| January 4, 2011 | 0 Comments

From Julian Schuster, Provost & Senior Vice President: The William T. Kemper Foundation will again allow Webster University to recognize two full-time faculty members (St. Louis) who will receive a $10,000 award, and two adjunct faculty members (all campuses) who will receive a $5,000 award. We are inviting nominees for the 2011 William T. Kemper […]

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OPO Information Week Jan. 3 – 14

OPO Information Week Jan. 3 – 14

| January 4, 2011 | 0 Comments

The Old Post Office campus in downtown St. Louis is holding an Information Week Jan. 3 – 14, Mondays through Thursdays, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. Current and prospective students can learn about undergraduate and graduate programs, complete petitions to graduate, and meet with Academic Resource Center and Career Services staff on the following days:

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WWW Children’s Book Drive Success

WWW Children’s Book Drive Success

| January 4, 2011 | 0 Comments

From Kate Northcott, School of Education: Just wanted to thank everyone who so generously donated to the Webster Works Worldwide Children’s Book Drive. Since October 2010, a total of 596 books were donated. That’s 10,737 books  donated since 2001. They have been delivered to the following schools/agencies:

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