Archive for June, 2011

In the News: Akande on TV Discussing Deficit and Unemployment

In the News: Akande on TV Discussing Deficit and Unemployment

| June 30, 2011 | 0 Comments

• Is the U.S. going the way of Greece? Massive debt and unemployment have people worried. Dr. Benjamin Akande, Dean of the Herbert Walker School of Business & Technology, was a guest on KTVI (St. Louis Fox TV affiliate) to talk about a plan to reduce the deficit and increase employment. Watch the clip here. […]

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Colorado Campuses Sponsor 2011 Women’s Golf Open

Colorado Campuses Sponsor 2011 Women’s Golf Open

| June 30, 2011 | 0 Comments

Colorado Springs Metropolitan and Peterson Air Force Base Campuses are proud to be sponsors of the Freedom Plaza at the 2011 U.S. Women’s Open, to be held July 4 – 10 at The Broadmoor in Colorado Springs.

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Film Series July 1-3: ‘Two Lane Blacktop’

Film Series July 1-3: ‘Two Lane Blacktop’

| June 30, 2011 | 0 Comments

This weekend the Webster University Film Series presents Monte Hellman’s Two Lane Blacktop. The famous, revered 1971 U.S. film revolves around a cross-country drag race, and features the only acting roles of singer/songwriter James Taylor and the Beach Boys’ Dennis Wilson. Screenings: July 1, 2, 3 at 7:30 p.m. Location: Winifred Moore Auditorium

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Book Club Meeting July 11

Book Club Meeting July 11

| June 30, 2011 | 0 Comments

The next meeting of the University Book Club is Monday, July 11, at noon in the Library Conference Room. The book of the month is The Paris Wife: A Novel by Paula McClain. Everyone is welcome!

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After Confucius Institute Experience, Webster Groves Teen Heads to Korea

After Confucius Institute Experience, Webster Groves Teen Heads to Korea

| June 30, 2011 | 0 Comments

The Suburban Journal of St. Louis this week features Webster Groves teen Ellen Swicord, who received a National Security Language Initiative for Youth scholarship that will enable her to go to Korea for an immersion language and cultural experience. It’s not her first trip to Asia. Her previous trip: Last summer, on a language and […]

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June 2011 New Employees

June 2011 New Employees

| June 30, 2011 | 0 Comments

Welcome to the newest members of the Webster family: Mariaimieé Gonzalez, assistant professor, Behavioral & Social Sciences, (314) 246-7795, new position. Susan Schmieder, academic advisor, Academic Advising, (314) 246-7568, replaces Paula Aguilar (moved to new position).

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CX (CARS) Password Change Reminder

CX (CARS) Password Change Reminder

| June 30, 2011 | 0 Comments

From Webster University Information Technology: On Sunday, July 3, at 5 a.m. Central Time, your CX (CARS) password will expire. The first time you login to CX after this date/time, you will be required to change your password.

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Rwandan Study Tour Leaves Permanent Impression on Webster Students, Faculty

Rwandan Study Tour Leaves Permanent Impression on Webster Students, Faculty

| June 29, 2011 | 0 Comments

Six Webster University human rights students and four faculty members who recently returned from a study tour in Rwanda minced no words about their trip: It was like being on an emotional roller coaster. The African country’s breathtaking tropical beauty, its friendly people, and its wondrous culture made for pleasant, uplifting memories.  On the down […]

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Hellerud Keynote Speaker at Central Florida DMD Induction

Hellerud Keynote Speaker at Central Florida DMD Induction

| June 29, 2011 | 0 Comments

Associate provost Nancy Hellerud was keynote speaker at the June 17 Delta Mu Delta induction ceremony for the Central Florida Region, the third to be held in Orlando. The dinner ceremony for inductees and more than 100 guests began with an introduction by regional director Tom Janke, followed by Hellerud’s address.

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Carbon Disclosure Project Founder at Webster: On the Environmental Benefits of 21st Century Communications

Carbon Disclosure Project Founder at Webster: On the Environmental Benefits of 21st Century Communications

| June 28, 2011 | 0 Comments

“You are living the future. You are really making a successful enterprise out of the biggest opportunity of the 21st century.” Those were the words Paul Dickinson had for Webster University Tuesday morning, when the founder and executive chairman of the Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP) led a worldwide discussion with Webster University students and faculty […]

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