Archive for April, 2011

‘Los Gorloks’ Put on a Show with International Flavor

‘Los Gorloks’ Put on a Show with International Flavor

| April 11, 2011 | 0 Comments

Donning shirts that proclaimed them “Los Gorloks” in honor of their Central American members, the men’s and women’s tennis teams were both victors April 8 at the Webster Groves Tennis Center. The women downed Greenville College (Ill.), 7-2, while the men defeated Concordia Seminary, 9-0. On April 9, both squads were victorious over Lindenwood-Belleville (Ill.).

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Accepting Webster Staff Alliance Board Nominations

Accepting Webster Staff Alliance Board Nominations

| April 11, 2011 | 0 Comments

The Webster Staff Alliance is now accepting nominations for board positions with terms ending on May 31, 2011. To nominate yourself or someone else for one of these positions, please go to http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/wsa_board_nominations.

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Finance & Administration Survey: Deadline April 15

Finance & Administration Survey: Deadline April 15

| April 11, 2011 | 0 Comments

If you have already responded to the Quarterly Finance & Administration Satisfaction Survey, thank you! If not, please take a moment to take the survey at https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/PWML9BG. Your input is not only desired, but is necessary. The responses collected will be used to assist us in better understanding your needs and to help us focus […]

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Come Celebrate the Class of 2011

Come Celebrate the Class of 2011

| April 11, 2011 | 0 Comments

You will have many chances to say goodbye to the class of 2011 but the first will be at the Cardinals game on Wednesday, April 20, as the Cardinals take on the Washington Nationals. Tickets are $50 each, and students, faculty and staff can purchase up to three tickets apiece. Tickets include all you can […]

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April 18: ‘Measuring the Effectiveness of Social Media’ Workshop

April 18: ‘Measuring the Effectiveness of Social Media’ Workshop

| April 8, 2011 | 0 Comments

From Patrick Powers, interactive media manager, Office of Marketing Date/Time: Monday, April 18, noon Location: Presentation Room, University Center Is social media marketing even worth it? This hour-long session will tackle the issue of identifying the key performance indicators and eventual ROI of any social media effort. Specifically, we will discuss the big four — […]

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Chief Communications Officer Search Concludes

Chief Communications Officer Search Concludes

| April 8, 2011 | 0 Comments

Webster University President Beth Stroble announced that Barbara E. O’Malley has been named associate vice president and chief communications officer (CCO) for the University. O’Malley, who will join Webster on June 1, currently serves as associate vice president for Marketing and Communications and chief communications officer at The University of Akron. As CCO, O’Malley will […]

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Board of Trustees Establishes Elizabeth J. Stroble Global Scholarship Endowment

Board of Trustees Establishes Elizabeth J. Stroble Global Scholarship Endowment

| April 8, 2011 | 0 Comments

The Webster University Board of Trustees has established the Elizabeth J. Stroble Global Scholarship Endowment in recognition of Webster University President Stroble’s positive leadership and accomplishments. Initially funded with an investment of $100,000, the scholarship will be used to help international students study at Webster’s home campus in St. Louis. Subsequent investments in the scholarship […]

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Earth Month: Sustainability Efforts and Environmental Speakers, Films and Events

Earth Month: Sustainability Efforts and Environmental Speakers, Films and Events

| April 8, 2011 | 1 Comment

April is Earth Month, and there is a wealth of educational and recreational opportunities on campus that allow us to learn more about the environment and celebrate this amazing planet that is our home. Visit this page for the full schedule of events. (If you have an event to add to the list, please e-mail […]

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Peter Raven to Speak April 19

Peter Raven to Speak April 19

| April 8, 2011 | 0 Comments

Students, faculty and staff are invited to hear Peter Raven discuss the long-term loss of the world’s tropical rainforests, the effects of declining biodiversity, why we should care about it, and what we can do about it. Date/Time: Tuesday, April 19, at 7 p.m. Location: University Center Sunnen Lounge Raven is president emeritus of the […]

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Webster’s Adult Graduate Recruitment Radio Campaign Takes Top Prize

Webster’s Adult Graduate Recruitment Radio Campaign Takes Top Prize

| April 8, 2011 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s Office of Marketing has won the top Gold award for Best Radio Campaign in the 26th Annual Education Advertising Awards competition. The ongoing adult graduate recruitment radio campaign secured the top award in the category for schools with 20,000 or more students. Audio of the commercials is available at the bottom of this […]

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