Archive for June, 2011

Campus Snapshots: St. Petersburg-Sarasota Commencement

Campus Snapshots: St. Petersburg-Sarasota Commencement

| June 16, 2011 | 0 Comments

From Mary Ellis, director, Tampa Bay Campuses: Webster’s St. Petersburg and Sarasota Metropolitan Campuses held their annual commencement ceremonies Saturday, June 11, at the Hyatt Regency in Sarasota, Fla. Susan Mell, local entrepreneur, delivered the commencement address. Special guests included: Tom Janke, regional director, Orlando Metropolitan Campus, and Kate Wiles, regional academic director, South Orlando […]

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New Webster Hall Elevator

New Webster Hall Elevator

| June 16, 2011 | 0 Comments

From Steve Strang, senior project manager, Office of the Provost: The University has chartered a project to install a new elevator tower on the back southeast side of Webster Hall, and planning for this project is now underway. A Project User’s Group with a representative from Webster Hall met on June 6 to finalize a […]

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Annual Global Enrollment Management Meeting Convenes in St. Louis

Annual Global Enrollment Management Meeting Convenes in St. Louis

| June 16, 2011 | 0 Comments

International campus admissions officers are gathered in St. Louis this week for the annual global enrollment management meeting. The group is discussing issues pertaining to FERPA, financial aid, transfer credit for new students, student recruitment, the new global citizenship program, ESL and institutional data. Since admissions officers promote Webster’s extended campus network to prospective students, […]

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Campus Snapshots: Charleston Distinguished Alumni

Campus Snapshots: Charleston Distinguished Alumni

| June 15, 2011 | 0 Comments

Last month the Charleston Alumni Association recognized five alumni with its distinguished alumni award. The award recognizes an alumna or alumnus who has made specific, meritorious contributions to society through his or her profession and/or involvement in civic, cultural, military service or charitable activities.

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June 28: Webster Presents 22nd Season of ‘St. Louis Summer Sings’

June 28: Webster Presents 22nd Season of ‘St. Louis Summer Sings’

| June 14, 2011 | 0 Comments

“St. Louis Summer Sings” is a series of two Tuesday evening sight-singing sessions of choral masterworks for choral singers in the St. Louis area. Scores are available for loan. Trent Patterson, director of Choral Studies and Music Education at Webster University, will conduct the first Summer Sing Tuesday, June 28, at 7 p.m. Program: An […]

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June 22: Career Services Assistant Director Candidate Open Forum

June 22: Career Services Assistant Director Candidate Open Forum

| June 14, 2011 | 0 Comments

From Marcie Schumert, Career Services: Career Services will host a candidate presentation, open forum and Q-and-A session, Wednesday, June 22, for the Assistant Director of Employment Services position (full-time, replacement). It will be held from 2 to 3 p.m. in the University Center Presentation Room. Candidate information will be available during the session. Students, faculty […]

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New Out-of-Office Notification System Available

New Out-of-Office Notification System Available

| June 14, 2011 | 2 Comments

From Information Technology: Webster now offers an out-of-office notification system. If you’re taking vacation or will be unable to access email for an extended period of time, you can set an automatic reply that notifies those who send email to you about your absence. To set an out-of-office notification, go to https://outofoffice.webster.edu. You no longer […]

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Cuban Professor Visits July 5: ‘Change in Cuba: The View from Havana’

Cuban Professor Visits July 5: ‘Change in Cuba: The View from Havana’

| June 13, 2011 | 0 Comments

All are welcome in the Library Conference Room to hear a talk by Raúl Rodríguez, professor for the Study of the State, University of Havana, Cuba. His talk is titled “Change in Cuba: The View from Havana.” Date: Tuesday, July 5, 7 p.m. Location: Library Conference Room, Emerson Library The talk is cosponsored by World […]

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Wellness: Zumba Sessions at Webster Groves Campus

Wellness: Zumba Sessions at Webster Groves Campus

| June 13, 2011 | 0 Comments

UPDATE 6-16-11: June 20 Zumba Class Registration is Closed Registration for summer Zumba with Martha Bailey on Monday June 20, 2011, has reached capacity and is now closed. Please check Webster Today to sign up for upcoming individual Zumba sessions in June and July. To give a larger number of people the opportunity to participate, […]

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Film Series June 14: ‘The Tenants’ (Os Inquilinos)

Film Series June 14: ‘The Tenants’ (Os Inquilinos)

| June 13, 2011 | 0 Comments

Tuesday night the Webster University Film Series presents The Tenants (Os Inquilinos), a 2009 Brazilian film about a neighboring couple’s reaction to three mysterious men who move into their neighborhood. The film is part of the Global Lens series running Tuesdays from May to July. Screening: Tuesday, June 14 at 7:30 p.m. Location: Winifred Moore […]

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