Archive for April, 2011

Commencement Weather Alerts

Commencement Weather Alerts

| April 27, 2011 | 0 Comments

For those who are working or planning to attend the 92nd Commencement Ceremony on Saturday, May 7, we recommend you sign up for the Commencement Weather Alerts Group. In the event of inclement weather, alerts will be posted as to the status of the Commencement day activities. Go to the Commencement website at www.webster.edu/commencement. Click […]

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Campus Snapshots: Fort Gordon Campus Turns 1 Year Old

Campus Snapshots: Fort Gordon Campus Turns 1 Year Old

| April 26, 2011 | 3 Comments

From Cassie Wilson, Fort Gordon, Ga., campus: The Fort Gordon campus is officially one year old. Over the course of the first year of classes, the Fort Gordon campus has assisted 13 students to degree completion and six more are scheduled to graduate at the end of Spring 2. Congratulations to our students!

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Wednesday: Presentations Resume at Teaching Festival

Wednesday: Presentations Resume at Teaching Festival

| April 26, 2011 | 0 Comments

The First Annual Webster University Teaching Festival continues Wednesday with the second day of Discussion Presentations. These events will be streamed live online and recorded for future viewing for Webster’s worldwide community of faculty and staff. Today’s Discussion Presentations will feature: 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. CDT: Paper Training Your Students: Teaching Assignment Literacy to […]

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Join Webster U. in the Webster Groves July 4th Parade

Join Webster U. in the Webster Groves July 4th Parade

| April 26, 2011 | 0 Comments

From Barb Ehnes, community relations: Please join President Beth Stroble in participating in the Webster Groves Community Days Parade on Monday, July 4, and represent Webster University in this major community event. This year’s theme is “Webster in Bloom.” The parade begins at 10 a.m. Faculty, staff, students, alumni and their families are all invited […]

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Faculty/Staff Campaign Update – April 26

Faculty/Staff Campaign Update – April 26

| April 25, 2011 | 3 Comments

What will you do with your paid day off on Friday, May 27? There’s only one week to make your annual gift of support as part of the annual faculty/staff appeal. To everyone that’s made their gift or pledge – thank you! We’ve made great progress since the last update, but we still have a […]

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Tuesday: Teaching Festival Discussion Presentations

Tuesday: Teaching Festival Discussion Presentations

| April 25, 2011 | 0 Comments

The First Annual Webster University Teaching Festival continues Tuesday with the first of two days of Discussion Presentations. These events will be streamed live online and recorded for future viewing for Webster’s worldwide community of faculty and staff. The Teaching Festival opened Monday with remarks from Provost Julian Schuster. [See video here.] Tuesday’s Discussion Presentations […]

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May 2: Webster Book Club Discusses ‘Little Bee’

May 2: Webster Book Club Discusses ‘Little Bee’

| April 25, 2011 | 1 Comment

Holly Hubenschmidt, head of Instruction and Liaison Services: It’s Book Club Time! Join us Monday, May 2, 12-1 p.m. in the Library Conference Room as Dianne Koehnecke leads our discussion of Little Bee: A Novel by Chris Cleave. We’ll talk about how trauma can bind us together, how an author can tell a devastatingly emotional […]

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May 1: Webster Symphony Orchestra & Choirs present ‘Music of Peace’

May 1: Webster Symphony Orchestra & Choirs present ‘Music of Peace’

| April 25, 2011 | 2 Comments

The Webster University Symphony Orchestra, under the baton of conductor, Paul G. Davis, and the Webster University Chamber Singers, Concert Choir and Choral Society, present a concert: “Music of Peace.” Date/Time: May 1, 7 p.m. Location: Third Baptist Church, 620 North Grand Blvd., 63103 Admission: $12 general public, $5 seniors, free to students with I.D.

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April 2011 Campus Kudos

April 2011 Campus Kudos

| April 25, 2011 | 0 Comments

Jeffrey Carter, chair, Department of Music, received the 2011 Distinguished Music Alumnus Award from the University of Central Missouri in April. Carter’s MA degree in vocal performance was awarded by UCMO fifteen years ago. Alexandre Vautravers, head of International Relations Department, Webster Geneva, was interviewed by Al Jazeera regarding the state of political affairs in […]

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May 5-6: Office of Corporate Partnerships Briefings

May 5-6: Office of Corporate Partnerships Briefings

| April 25, 2011 | 0 Comments

From the Office of Corporate Partnerships: UPDATE, May 3: This briefing has been condensed to one day: Thursday, May 5, from noon to 1 p.m. All staff and faculty are invited to attend a briefing on the coming year’s goals of the Office of Corporate Partnerships on Thursday, May 5, 2011 or Friday, May 6, […]

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