Archive for May, 2011

Longtime Advisor Joe Ancona to Retire May 31

Longtime Advisor Joe Ancona to Retire May 31

| May 23, 2011 | 5 Comments

From Tom Nickolai, director, Academic Advising: Legendary graduate business advisor Joe Ancona will retire May 31. Joe has been an adjunct instructor at Webster since 1977 and has served as a team appointment advisor for the past 25 years. Joe had earned both his B.S. and M.B.A. while working full-time. He was the ideal advisor […]

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Snapshots: Lakeland Campus Helping Alabama Tornado Victims

Snapshots: Lakeland Campus Helping Alabama Tornado Victims

| May 20, 2011 | 0 Comments

From Sheree Saulter M.A. ’09, community relations coordinator, Lakeland campus: Angie Birdwell, director of Webster’s Lakeland campus (Fla.), steered a collection drive (pictured above) for the tornado victims of Alabama. She wanted to do something for the place she calls “home.” People from all over Polk County dropped items off to the campus to show […]

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New Teacher Education Faculty Member Selected

New Teacher Education Faculty Member Selected

| May 20, 2011 | 0 Comments

From Ted Green, chair and associate professor, Teacher Education: Dear Faculty and Staff: We are pleased to announce that Dr. Joseph Sencibaugh is our newest faculty member in the Department of Teacher Education. Sencibaugh has expertise in the areas of Special Education, Math Education and Foundations. He comes to us from Truman State University. Please […]

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Time Sheets: Memorial Day Holiday Schedule

Time Sheets: Memorial Day Holiday Schedule

| May 20, 2011 | 0 Comments

From Parvin Nadimi, director, Payroll: Due to the extended Memorial Holiday weekend, we are asking all supervisors to turn in staff time sheets by 9:30 a.m. Thursday, May 26, for the payroll to be paid on Friday, June 3. The Payroll Office will process all time sheets received by Tuesday at noon on May 31, […]

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After Loss, Baseball Gorloks Continue Today in NCAA Tourney

After Loss, Baseball Gorloks Continue Today in NCAA Tourney

| May 20, 2011 | 0 Comments

**For more on the loss to Salisbury, visit the Webster Athletics site. **To follow today’s action live at noon, visit the NCAA South Regional site and follow live stats here, live video here. The Webster University men’s baseball team must win today at noon after yesterday’s 10-1 loss to Salisbury College (Md.) in a second […]

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WSA Wrap-Up Celebrates Grads, Welcomes Administration Speakers

WSA Wrap-Up Celebrates Grads, Welcomes Administration Speakers

| May 19, 2011 | 0 Comments

The Webster Staff Alliance welcomed three special guests to its year-end celebration and institutional outlook meeting Thursday. Their presence drew an attendance so large that the meeting location had to be changed a day in advance, from Sunnen Lounge to the larger Marletto’s Marketplace. WSA leaders saluted employees who earned their degrees this spring, announced […]

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Film Series May 20-22: ‘Putty Hill’

Film Series May 20-22: ‘Putty Hill’

| May 19, 2011 | 0 Comments

This weekend the Webster University Film Series presents Putty Hill, a 2010 portrait of a close-knit community on the outskirts of Baltimore. Screenings: May 20, 21, 22, 7:30 p.m. Location: Winifred Moore Auditorium

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Gala Weekend Celebration for Vienna’s 30th Anniversary Commencement

Gala Weekend Celebration for Vienna’s 30th Anniversary Commencement

| May 19, 2011 | 1 Comment

Webster Vienna’s 30th anniversary commencement weekend kicked off with an Honors Convocation event May 13 attended by more than 100 people. Families and friends looked on as 25 graduates received certificates of achievement at the Palais Eschenbach in Vienna’s first district.

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Gorloks Defeat #1-Ranked Team in NCAA Opener

Gorloks Defeat #1-Ranked Team in NCAA Opener

| May 19, 2011 | 0 Comments

***NOTE: Follow Thursday afternoon’s game live at 3:30 p.m.*** The baseball team’s running game revved up the Gorlok offense while freshman Zach Schneider kept Christopher Newport University’s at bay as Webster University won in NCAA first round action, 11-1. The Gorloks didn’t flinch as they faced the ABCA number-one ranked team May 18 in the NCAA III […]

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Systems-Impact Announcement from IT

Systems-Impact Announcement from IT

| May 18, 2011 | 0 Comments

Network maintenance is scheduled Saturday, May 21, beginning at 7 a.m. and continuing through 3 p.m. During this time, some systems will be intermittently unavailable — in some cases for as few as 5 minutes or less depending upon the system. The systems affected include: •  Connections (between 7 a.m. and 11 a.m.) •  E-mail […]

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