Archive for September, 2011

Sept. 21: WSA Webinar Series

Sept. 21: WSA Webinar Series

| September 12, 2011 | 0 Comments

Webster Staff Alliance (WSA) Webinar series proudly Presents: Lynda.com with Angela Ruble and Kristi Evans Lenz Date/Time: Wednesday, Sept. 21, 11 a.m. – noon (Central Daylight Time) Click here to RSVP. Chances are your students are using online services and internet tools, even if you’re not. If you are serious about enhancing the Webster experience […]

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Sept. 20: ‘Symbols of Flamenco’

Sept. 20: ‘Symbols of Flamenco’

| September 12, 2011 | 0 Comments

The Center for International Education presents Symbols of Flamenco, performed by Linsay Daman of the Cultural Arts Center of St. Louis. Following the performance, traditional Spanish food will be served. Date/Time: Tuesday, Sept. 20, noon – 1 p.m. Location: University Center, Sunnen Lounge Admission: Free and open to the public

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British Journalist Jack Shenker Oct. 3

British Journalist Jack Shenker Oct. 3

| September 9, 2011 | 0 Comments

A talk by award-winning British journalist Jack Shenker is among the highlights of the Year of International Human Rights 2011-12: Refugee & Migrant Rights. Shenker will speak on the topic of Changing Realities in the Arab Spring: Migrants & a Voyage to Europe at 7 p.m. Monday, Oct. 3, in the Moore Auditorium.

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MCISA is Moving Sept. 16

MCISA is Moving Sept. 16

| September 9, 2011 | 0 Comments

On Friday, Sept. 16, the Multicultural Center and International Student Affairs (MCISA) will move from its current location on the first floor of Loretto Hall to its new location at 536 Garden Ave., former home of the Public Safety office. The office will return to regular business operations on Monday, Sept. 19.

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In the News: Wilson on Leadership; Powers on Scavenger Hunt; Rishe on Sports; ‘The Vienna Review’ Partnership

In the News: Wilson on Leadership; Powers on Scavenger Hunt; Rishe on Sports; ‘The Vienna Review’ Partnership

| September 9, 2011 | 0 Comments

• David Carl Wilson, dean of the College of Arts & Sciences, writes about leadership in St. Louis higher education in the Sept. 9 issue of the St. Louis Beacon. • Director of digital marketing and communications Patrick Powers was interviewed for “Mobile Game Turns College Tours and Orientations Into Scavenger Hunts,” Sept. 9, in […]

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Faculty Reviews – Fall 2011

Faculty Reviews – Fall 2011

| September 9, 2011 | 0 Comments

The departments for the following faculty members have posted notice of faculty reviews during Fall 2011. Please see the instruction after each faculty member name for where to submit testimony for the review. Note: This post is updated throughout the term as notice of new reviews are received. Last update: Dec. 6, 2011.

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Condolences

Condolences

| September 9, 2011 | 0 Comments

The School of Education is saddened to announce that Diane Hosford’s father, Harry E. Hosford, passed away Friday, Sept 9. Please keep Diane and her family in your thoughts and prayers during this difficult time. Service information is pending. Separately, Information Technology is sad to share news of the passing of Walter Edmond, father to […]

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IT Leaders Support Webster Math & Computer Science for Work with High School Students

IT Leaders Support Webster Math & Computer Science for Work with High School Students

| September 8, 2011 | 0 Comments

Webster University math and computer science professors are adding some important numbers up today, and the sum is 10,000. That’s the amount of dollars the Walker School of Business received from the St. Louis Gateway to Innovation because of the School’s work helping area high school students who are interested in computer science learn more […]

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St. Louis Students ‘Hit the Books’ in Beijing

St. Louis Students ‘Hit the Books’ in Beijing

| September 8, 2011 | 0 Comments

With just one week in Beijing, Webster study abroad students are already hitting the books. St. Louis students John Berger and Erick Lynn plan to make the most of their semester experience in Beijing. The two undergraduate students have different academic tracks, but share a common interest in studying Chinese language and culture.

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Schiller Appointed Philosophy Chair; Ft. Bliss’ Barker Now Beth Vivaldi

Schiller Appointed Philosophy Chair; Ft. Bliss’ Barker Now Beth Vivaldi

| September 8, 2011 | 0 Comments

Recent updates to faculty and campus director information include: • Professor Britt-Marie Schiller has been appointed chair of the Philosophy Department for the 2011-12 academic year. Schiller teaches philosophy and psychoanalysis, epistemology, feminist theories and history of philosophy. She is also a practicing psychoanalyst at the St. Louis Psychoanalytic Institute. • Beth Barker, Fort Bliss […]

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