Archive for April, 2011

17th Annual Webster Works Worldwide Oct. 5

17th Annual Webster Works Worldwide Oct. 5

| April 28, 2011 | 0 Comments

From President Beth Stroble: Dear Colleagues, On Wednesday, Oct. 5, 2011, Webster University will hold its 17th annual Webster Works Worldwide Community Service Day. Webster University has a rich tradition of service to the community and a sustaining philosophy of integrating community engagement in its curriculum and institutional activities. Webster’s remarkable commitment to the core […]

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April 30: 6th Annual Webster University Student Film Festival


April 30: 6th Annual Webster University Student Film Festival


| April 28, 2011 | 0 Comments

Date/Time: Saturday, April 30; reception at 6:30 p.m., followed by screening at 7:30 p.m. Location: Winifred Moore Auditorium Admission: Free The Webster Film & Video Society presents another installment of the best work from the School of Communication’s talented film and video students. The two-hour program is a showcase with a broad representation of genre […]

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Construction Update

Construction Update

| April 28, 2011 | 0 Comments

From Dan Hitchell, associate vice president, Resource Planning & Budget: We are taking advantage of the dry weather on Thursday and Friday, April 28 and 29, to improve the sidewalk from Big Bend to Loretto Hall on the east end of the building. The new sidewalk will run from the Loretto Hall door (located near […]

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Behavioral and Social Sciences Student Recognition & Research Fair

Behavioral and Social Sciences Student Recognition & Research Fair

| April 28, 2011 | 0 Comments

From Eric Goedereis, Behavioral and Social Sciences: Today from 3 – 5 p.m. in the Alumni House, the Department of Behavioral and Social Sciences (B&SS) invites you to a reception recognizing our graduating seniors, honoring student accomplishments, and inducting our students into their respective honor societies. We will also hold a Research Fair from 4 […]

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Center for Professional Development Closing

Center for Professional Development Closing

| April 28, 2011 | 0 Comments

From Provost Julian Z. Schuster: We are in the process of reevaluating the ways in which Webster University can best meet the professional training and development needs of the community, corporations and nonprofit organizations. Effective Friday, April 29, our Center for Professional Development, currently housed at Webster’s Old Post Office campus in downtown St. Louis, […]

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Webster Vienna Presents Student Photo Exhibit May 4

Webster Vienna Presents Student Photo Exhibit May 4

| April 27, 2011 | 1 Comment

The Webster University Vienna Art and Media Departments will present an exhibition of new student photographs and written statements Wednesday, May 4, 2011. Both analog film and digitally generated photographic works will be presented  in the Student Corridor Gallery. This body of work was created in Spring II courses taught by Jorge Oliver, chair of […]

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April 29: BASS Department’s Intro to Research Methods Poster Presentations

April 29: BASS Department’s Intro to Research Methods Poster Presentations

| April 27, 2011 | 0 Comments

Students in Heather Mitchell’s Research Methods course will be presenting their proposed research projects Friday, April 29, from 1 to 1:50 p.m. in Webster Hall room 403. Please join us for light refreshments and great research proposals! From the effect of music on creativity to investigating how texting affects the trust in romantic relationships, there […]

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Thursday: Teaching Festival Concludes with Kemper Winners Panel, Closing Reception

Thursday: Teaching Festival Concludes with Kemper Winners Panel, Closing Reception

| April 27, 2011 | 0 Comments

The William T. Kemper Award Winners Panel, the exciting concluding activity of the Webster University Teaching Festival, is an opportunity for the university community to learn from the experience of a diverse group of award-winning teachers. Panelists will discuss their teaching philosophies, the impact of the Kemper Award for Excellence in Teaching, and other experiences […]

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Konersman, Meagher, Rieger, Selected SLIAC Players of the Week

Konersman, Meagher, Rieger, Selected SLIAC Players of the Week

| April 27, 2011 | 0 Comments

Freshman second baseman Kristie Konersman, sophomore pitcher Ashley Meagher, and junior javelin hurler Gretchen Rieger were all named St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Players of the Week for April 18-24. Meagher’s selection was her third of the 2011 season. Read more about their achievements at the Webster University Athletics site.

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Webster Hosts 8th Annual High School Programming Challenge

Webster Hosts 8th Annual High School Programming Challenge

| April 27, 2011 | 1 Comment

From Al Cawns, professor and department chair, Math & Computer Science: The Mathematics and Computer Science Department in the George Herbert Walker School of Business and Technology hosted the 8th annual High School Programming Challenge at the Webster Groves campus Saturday, April 23. A record 22 teams from local high schools, each consisting of three […]

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