Archive for August, 2011

In the News: Akande on ‘UnMarketing;’ Harlan Cohen’s Webster Visit

In the News: Akande on ‘UnMarketing;’ Harlan Cohen’s Webster Visit

| August 29, 2011 | 0 Comments

Recent media coverage featuring Webster University includes: • Walker School of Business Dean Benjamin Akande‘s review of UnMarketing: Stop Marketing. Start Engaging. appeared Friday in the Ladue News and includes an interview with author Scott Stratten. • Bestselling author Harlan Cohen’s visit to Webster and performance for Webster parents during New Student Orientation was featured […]

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Fort Sill Teams with Army Air Defense Artillery for Webster Works Worldwide

Fort Sill Teams with Army Air Defense Artillery for Webster Works Worldwide

| August 26, 2011 | 0 Comments

Ready for Webster Works Wordwide? Fort Sill and Tinker Air Force Base director Sandra Kunz met recently with Col. Daniel Karbler, Air Defense Artillery (ADA) School Commandant, to discuss teaming up for the Webster Works Worldwide (WWW) annual community service day in support of the Air Defense Artillery School Museum. “This is one of the […]

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Book Club Meeting Sept. 19

Book Club Meeting Sept. 19

| August 26, 2011 | 0 Comments

From Holly Hubenschmidt, University Library: Join the Webster University Book Club as we discuss Room by Emma Donoghue. Feel free to bring your lunch. All are welcome. Date/Time: Sept. 19, noon Location: University Library Conference Room Room is narrated by five-year-old Jack, who has spent his whole life in an 11′ x 11′ room. He […]

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Message to Webster University Community from President Beth Stroble

Message to Webster University Community from President Beth Stroble

| August 26, 2011 | 0 Comments

Congratulations, members of the Webster University community! Across the world of Webster, we are welcoming students for a new year of studies that transform them for global citizenship and individual excellence. Each day I enjoy reading about our students, faculty, and alumni in Webster Today. Please continue to send news and photos because they help […]

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Students, Staff, Faculty Team for Successful Welcome Week

Students, Staff, Faculty Team for Successful Welcome Week

| August 26, 2011 | 0 Comments

As the first week of Fall undergraduate classes completes, so too does Welcome Week at the Webster Groves campus, a week of activities introducing new students and welcoming back returning ones.

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Longtime Adjunct Faculty Member Headed to Afghanistan

Longtime Adjunct Faculty Member Headed to Afghanistan

| August 25, 2011 | 0 Comments

Larry Acker, adjunct faculty in the George Herbert Walker School of Business & Technology in St. Louis since 1984, has joined the Human Terrain System (HTS) of the U.S. Army in Leavenworth, Kan. HTS is a relatively new Army program comprised of U.S. soldiers and Department of the Army civilians who act as a bridge […]

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Workshop for Students Interested in Study Abroad Scholarship

Workshop for Students Interested in Study Abroad Scholarship

| August 25, 2011 | 0 Comments

From Carrie Mosebach, Office of Study Abroad: The Office of Study Abroad will host a workshop for students interested in applying for the Gilman Scholarship for Study Abroad. We will dissect the application and give tips on what to do, and what not to do, in order to stand out to scholarship panelists.

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Webster Film Series: ‘Everyday Sunshine: The Story of Fishbone’

Webster Film Series: ‘Everyday Sunshine: The Story of Fishbone’

| August 25, 2011 | 0 Comments

This weekend, Aug. 26-28, the Webster University Film Series presents Everyday Sunshine: The Story of Fishbone, a film by Lev Anderson and Chris Metzler, which chronicles Fishbone, one of the most original bands of the last 25 years. A Q&A with director Chris Metzler follows the screening on Aug. 26. Dates: Aug. 26, 27, 28 […]

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Campus Safety Walk Saturday, Aug. 27

Campus Safety Walk Saturday, Aug. 27

| August 25, 2011 | 0 Comments

The Departments of Counseling and Life Development, Student Health Services, Public Safety and the Webster Wellness Committee are hosting a “Safe Campus-Safe Community Walk” Saturday, Aug. 27, from 9-11 a.m. We invite all faculty, staff and students to attend. We will start at the corner of Edgar and Garden and walk to Blackburn Park and back. […]

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May Gallery Exhibit: ‘Functional Architecture’

May Gallery Exhibit: ‘Functional Architecture’

| August 25, 2011 | 0 Comments

A Photography Exhibit by Webster University alumna Ellen Fein Rosenbaum Date: Aug. 26 – Sept. 23 Gallery Hours: 9 a.m. – 9 p.m., Mon. – Fri. Location: May Photography Gallery, Sverdrup Building, 8300 Big Bend Blvd., 2nd Floor Admission: Free and open to the public Closing reception: Friday, Sept. 23, 5-7 p.m.

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