Archive for July, 2011

TIAA-CREF Consultant on St. Louis Campus Aug. 8-9

TIAA-CREF Consultant on St. Louis Campus Aug. 8-9

| July 25, 2011 | 0 Comments

TIAA-CREF consultant Brian Buchmeier will be on campus on Monday, Aug. 8, and Tuesday, Aug. 9, to meet with individual employees who are interested in changing their allocations or contributions to the plan or for those interested in setting up a retirement account for the first time. Please contact Kimberly Ellis, TIAA-CREF administrative assistant, at […]

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Summer 2011 Issue of Webster World Now Online

Summer 2011 Issue of Webster World Now Online

| July 25, 2011 | 0 Comments

Print copies of the Summer 2011 issue of Webster World have been distributed, and the contents can now be read online at the Webster World blog. The issue can also be read in digital magazine format. Features include the cover story about Webster’s move to becoming an All-Steinway school; a piece on the visually stunning […]

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In the News: Akande on Express Scripts Merger; Vautravers on Gun Tourism; Rishe on Lockout, Woods

In the News: Akande on Express Scripts Merger; Vautravers on Gun Tourism; Rishe on Lockout, Woods

| July 25, 2011 | 0 Comments

Recent news media coverage involving Webster University faculty includes: • Benjamin Akande, dean of the George Herbert Walker School of Business & Technology, appeared on KSDK-TV (NBC affiliate) July 23 to discuss the proposed merger of benefits managers Express Scripts and Medco, which some suspect will not gain government approval. Watch the video clip here.

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Global Lens Film Series July 26: ‘Belvedere’

Global Lens Film Series July 26: ‘Belvedere’

| July 25, 2011 | 0 Comments

BELVEDERE (Ahmed Imamovi, 2010, Bosnia & Herzegovina, 90 min) Screening: Tuesday, July 26, 7:30 p.m. Location: Winifred Moore Auditorium, Webster Hall Admission: $6 for general public, $5 for seniors (60 +), students from other schools and Webster alumni, $4 for Webster faculty and staff, free for Webster students with current ID

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Faculty/Staff Campaign Parking Space Winner Update

Faculty/Staff Campaign Parking Space Winner Update

| July 25, 2011 | 0 Comments

From Vicki Winslow, donor relations coordinator, Development Office: Betty Kupke, who won our staff drawing for a free reserved parking space at the annual faculty and staff recognition breakfast in May, is retiring from Webster, effective Aug. 19. Since Betty will no longer be in need of campus parking, the Alumni and Development Programs Office […]

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Sum and Substance 2010 Now Available

Sum and Substance 2010 Now Available

| July 22, 2011 | 0 Comments

The 2010 edition of Sum and Substance, the compilation of institutional data, is now available, both online and in print. This new edition contains primarily five years of data, including data for the 2010 – 2011 academic year. The online version can be accessed through the Office of Institutional Effectiveness website at www.webster.edu/effectiveness. Click on […]

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Staffing Enhancements in Counseling Program

Staffing Enhancements in Counseling Program

| July 22, 2011 | 2 Comments

David Carl Wilson, dean of the College of Arts & Sciences, has announced new staffing enhancements for Webster’s counseling program that promise to improve learning and administration for the program’s 2,000 students, who study in 25 U.S. locations and Geneva. Staffing changes are as follows:

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Scheduled Maintenance Notice: St. Louis Campus

Scheduled Maintenance Notice: St. Louis Campus

| July 22, 2011 | 0 Comments

From Gil Morales, Facilities Operations: Sverdrup: Please be advised that we are scheduled to begin touch up painting in the classrooms and restrooms of the Sverdrup Building on Monday, July 25. By Wednesday, July 27, a second painting crew will begin touch up painting in the classrooms and hallways of Webster Hall. Edgar Rd. Entrance […]

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Government Special Agents Surprise Guldner… with Note of Thanks

Government Special Agents Surprise Guldner… with Note of Thanks

| July 21, 2011 | 2 Comments

When department associate Jane Guldner walked into Don Morris’s office Tuesday morning at her colleagues’ urging, the steady assembly of those same colleagues hinted it wouldn’t be just another meeting with the boss. Inside Guldner found Morris, university registrar, joined by two familiar faces from the U.S. Office of Personnel Management. Special agents Jim Regan […]

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In the News: Corrigan on KMOX July 28; Rishe’s Prediction on NFL Lockout

In the News: Corrigan on KMOX July 28; Rishe’s Prediction on NFL Lockout

| July 21, 2011 | 0 Comments

Recent and upcoming appearances of Webster University faculty in the media include: • Associate professor of Business and sports economist Patrick Rishe‘s column for Forbes.com (also distributed on Yahoo!) anticipates the end of the NFL lockout, with analysis of what’s at stake for owners. • Next Thursday, July 28, Communications & Journalism professor Don Corrigan will […]

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