Archive for April, 2011

Webster Student Researchers, Professor Tamashiro Awarded ASIANetwork Freeman Fellowship Grant

Webster Student Researchers, Professor Tamashiro Awarded ASIANetwork Freeman Fellowship Grant

| April 25, 2011 | 0 Comments

From the Office of the Provost: Congratulations to professor Roy Tamashiro and five student researchers (Lena Clem, Kristen Paxton, Cory Schmidt, Rebecca Serfass, and Miranda Guiles), who have been awarded the ASIANetwork Freeman Student-Faculty Fellows Grant. The Webster team, one of 13 selected from a strong pool of applicants, will travel to Japan May 18. […]

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Webster Groves Campus Tour April 27

Webster Groves Campus Tour April 27

| April 25, 2011 | 0 Comments

From Ron Van Fleet, Development: I am hosting another WSA campus tour on Wednesday, April 27, from 12-1 p.m. Anyone interested in taking the tour should meet in front of the main entrance to Emerson Library. For more information, contact Ron Van Fleet at 246-7452 or ronaldvanfleet55@webster.edu.

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Condolence

Condolence

| April 25, 2011 | 0 Comments

With sadness we share the news of the death of Laura Riganti, the mother-in-law of Ted Green, associate professor, School of Education. Information for the services is below. Please keep Ted and his family in your thoughts.

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Pick up Spring Issue of ‘The Ampersand’ April 25 & 26

Pick up Spring Issue of ‘The Ampersand’ April 25 & 26

| April 22, 2011 | 0 Comments

The Spring 2011 staff is proud to announce publication of the 17th issue of The Ampersand. Pick up your copy of the Webster University student-produced magazine today and Tuesday, April 25  and 26, in Marletto’s Marketplace or the University Center between 11 a.m. and 2 p.m.

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April 25 at the Teaching Festival: Opening Reception & Poster Presentations

April 25 at the Teaching Festival: Opening Reception & Poster Presentations

| April 22, 2011 | 1 Comment

The First Annual Webster University Teaching Festival will open with a reception and Poster Presentations Showcase from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Monday, April 25, in the Faculty Development Center. Poster presentations are opportunities for faculty members to share effective and innovative teaching using compelling, large-format print displays. Provost Julian Schuster will open the festivities, […]

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April 26: Forensic Performance Showcase

April 26: Forensic Performance Showcase

| April 22, 2011 | 1 Comment

The Webster University Forensic and Debate Team will sponsor its annual spring Forensic Performance Showcase Tuesday, April 26 at noon in the Library Conference Room. Four nationally recognized performances by members of the forensic team will be featured. Light refreshments will be provided and the general public is invited. Please contact Scott Jensen at jensensc@webster.edu […]

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Library News: April 24-30 is Preservation Week

Library News: April 24-30 is Preservation Week

| April 22, 2011 | 0 Comments

April 24-30 is Preservation Week. Learn more about what you can do to preserve your family’s photos, memorabilia and other treasures by visiting the Webster University Library blog at http://blogs.webster.edu/library, where library staff will be blogging on the topic all week long.

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Webster Advertising Students Continue Streak of Success

Webster Advertising Students Continue Streak of Success

| April 22, 2011 | 1 Comment

A team of senior advertising and marketing communications students earned second place in the 2011 regional collegiate competition sponsored by the American Advertising Federation. In the last decade, the Webster team has won the competition five times and has finished among the top three in every other year. This year, Webster placed ahead of advertising […]

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Mike Salevouris Retirement Reception

Mike Salevouris Retirement Reception

| April 22, 2011 | 0 Comments

After 41 years with Webster, history professor Mike Salevouris is retiring from full time teaching at the University. Colleagues and family joined together April 20 in the Alumni House to share goodbyes and remembrances. An interview with Salevouris published in the April 21-27 issue of The Journal details how appreciative he was to land  a […]

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April 2011 Employees of the Month

April 2011 Employees of the Month

| April 22, 2011 | 5 Comments

Scott Patterson, public safety supervisor, Public Safety, and Joyce Zemanek, registration officer, Vienna Campus, share the April 2011 Employee Spotlight Honors. Scott Patterson, who has been with the Public Safety Department four years, was nominated for his initiative in developing and presenting training programs to educate the campus community on effective safety practices. These include […]

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