Archive for July, 2011

Webster University Recognized for Diverse Graduates

Webster University Recognized for Diverse Graduates

| July 26, 2011 | 0 Comments

A new survey published in Diverse: Issues in Higher Education (DIHE) recognizes Webster University for the diversity of its graduate degree-seeking student population. Webster has consistently achieved top rankings since DIHE began publishing the survey in 1991. Read the text of the University press release announcing the news below:

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Remembering Ralph Southard, longtime Webster campus director

Remembering Ralph Southard, longtime Webster campus director

| July 26, 2011 | 2 Comments

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Ralph Southard, longtime director of Webster University Ft. Leonard Wood and Rolla campuses. He passed away Sunday, July 24, at his home in Linn Creek, Mo. Ralph retired from Webster in March 2010, after 25 years of distinguished service. He worked diligently to serve […]

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In the News: Akande on Debt Debate; Rishe on NFL Lockout; Powers on Google+

In the News: Akande on Debt Debate; Rishe on NFL Lockout; Powers on Google+

| July 26, 2011 | 0 Comments

Recent coverage featuring Webster University employees includes: • Walker School of Business Dean Benjamin Akande appeared on KTVI (St. Louis Fox TV affiliate) to discuss the debt crisis debate. Watch the video here.

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UnitedHealthcare Updates: Mail Order, Smartphone Access

UnitedHealthcare Updates: Mail Order, Smartphone Access

| July 26, 2011 | 0 Comments

UnitedHealthcare updates from Cheryl Fritz, Human Resources: Mail Order On Sunday, Medco announced an agreement to merge with Express Scripts. At the same time, Medco announced that it will not renew its contract to provide pharmacy benefits administration services to UnitedHealthcare customers. The contract ends Dec. 31, 2012 and includes a transition period thereafter.

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Rosenblum Co-Organizes International Research Workshop in Washington, D.C.

Rosenblum Co-Organizes International Research Workshop in Washington, D.C.

| July 26, 2011 | 0 Comments

Warren Rosenblum, associate professor, History, Politics & International Relations, is co-organizer of an International Summer Research Workshop for Scholars at the Center for Advanced Holocaust Studies at the United States Holocaust Museum in Washington, D.C.

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Web Grading Instructions – Summer 2011

Web Grading Instructions – Summer 2011

| July 26, 2011 | 0 Comments

Instructions for Summer 2011 web grading from Donna Gilmore, assistant registrar:

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Webster Institutional Review Board Policies

Webster Institutional Review Board Policies

| July 26, 2011 | 0 Comments

The Webster University Institutional Review Board (IRB) is responsible for the review of all human subjects’  research at the home campus in Webster Groves and at all worldwide campuses — including U.S. and international campuses. The IRB process applies to all Webster University faculty, staff and students. To retrieve the new IRB application and review […]

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Carol Adams Chosen as Civic Leader by Scott AFB

Carol Adams Chosen as Civic Leader by Scott AFB

| July 25, 2011 | 1 Comment

The leadership at Scott Air Force Base recently selected Webster University associate vice president Carol Adams as a 932nd Airlift Wing Civic Leader. She was part of a group that included 28 notable educators, chiefs of law enforcement and fire agencies, businessmen and city officials. As part of the honor, Adams enjoyed what she described […]

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Snapshots: China Camp at the Confucius Institute

Snapshots: China Camp at the Confucius Institute

| July 25, 2011 | 0 Comments

Last week employees at the Webster Groves campus may have seen some happy little campers running around in traditional Chinese dress. The occasion was a Chinese cultural camp put on by the Confucius Institute at Webster University. [See more about the camp and another photo at Global Thinking.] Each day featured a lesson on a […]

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Welcome Bag Items for New Student Orientation

Welcome Bag Items for New Student Orientation

| July 25, 2011 | 0 Comments

From Justin Barton, Student Affairs Office: Each year New Student Orientation (NSO) welcomes a large group of new freshman and transfer students to the Webster community. This year we will prepare 800 welcome bags to give to these new students when they arrive on the Webster Groves campus for NSO Aug. 18-21. The bags contain […]

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