Archive for September, 2011

Film Series: ‘Joint Body’ and ‘Nightclubbing: Greatest Hits’

Film Series: ‘Joint Body’ and ‘Nightclubbing: Greatest Hits’

| September 22, 2011 | 0 Comments

This weekend the Webster University Film Series presents Joint Body directed by Webster alumnus Brian Jun Sept. 23, and Nightclubbing: Greatest Hits, Sept. 24. Read more about Joint Body and Jun at stltoday. For Nightclubbing, videographers Pat Ivers and Emily Armstrong will be on hand for a Q & A about their film about classic […]

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Snapshots: Getting Ready for Worldwide Directors Meeting

Snapshots: Getting Ready for Worldwide Directors Meeting

| September 22, 2011 | 0 Comments

Academic Affairs is among many departments working hard to prepare for the arrival of our worldwide directors from Webster University campuses around the globe.

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Webster Arts & Sciences Dean David Carl Wilson Elected to Missouri Humanities Council

Webster Arts & Sciences Dean David Carl Wilson Elected to Missouri Humanities Council

| September 22, 2011 | 0 Comments

David Carl Wilson, dean of the College of Arts & Sciences at Webster University, has been elected to a three-year term as a member of the Missouri Humanities Council, a branch of the  National Endowment for the Humanities. The Missouri Humanities Council’s vision is to help Missourians “expand understanding of ourselves, our democratic society, and […]

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Alumni in the News: Ferguson on United Way Efforts; Lewis in Huffington Post

Alumni in the News: Ferguson on United Way Efforts; Lewis in Huffington Post

| September 22, 2011 | 0 Comments

Recent media coverage of Webster University alumni includes: • Webster University graduate Lathon Ferguson and his wife, Chalana, were featured in the St. Louis American for their work with the United Way. Both have taken leadership roles through the United Way’s Charmaine Chapman African American Society, the Young Leadership Society and the Women’s Leadership Society. […]

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Working with Your International Students

Working with Your International Students

| September 22, 2011 | 1 Comment

From Carolyn Trachtova, ESL coordinator, International Languages and Cultures: Webster University’s St. Louis campus became home to students from many nations this fall. We welcome the diversity and alternative points of view they bring to our classes. For most of the students, English is their second (or third, or fourth) language. While many come to […]

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Fr. Roy Bourgeois: ‘Break the Silence about Honduras’ Sept. 24

Fr. Roy Bourgeois: ‘Break the Silence about Honduras’ Sept. 24

| September 22, 2011 | 0 Comments

Activist Roy Bourgeois, a Maryknoll priest, will speak on Honduras and ending U.S. militarization of the Americas at 7 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 24, in the Emerson Library Conference Room. Co-sponsors are the Institute for Human Rights and Humanitarian Studies and the Inter-Faith Committee on Latin America. Click here for a flyer [PDF] with more information. […]

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Keep Up with Webster Wellness by RSS Feed; Healthiest Loser Registration Deadline Friday

Keep Up with Webster Wellness by RSS Feed; Healthiest Loser Registration Deadline Friday

| September 21, 2011 | 0 Comments

Webster Wellness updates our blog frequently with new events, articles and tips. RSS feeds allow you to easily stay informed and save time by retrieving and delivering the latest content automatically. You do not need to visit the blog regularly; blog updates are sent to your email application as they are posted online. Here are […]

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Webster Freshman Goalie Named SLIAC Player of the Week

Webster Freshman Goalie Named SLIAC Player of the Week

| September 21, 2011 | 0 Comments

Jessica Davis, a freshman goalkeeper from Belleville (Ill.) West High School, has been named the St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Women’s Soccer Defensive Player of the Week for the week of Sept. 12-18. Davis played 135 minutes in three games in goal last week. Playing 45 minutes in each game, as part of Coach Luigi […]

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Webster Geneva Workshop: Getting the Best from Your Creative Team

Webster Geneva Workshop: Getting the Best from Your Creative Team

| September 21, 2011 | 0 Comments

What cultural considerations are specific to international media production? How can a manager use a team’s diversity to produce effective socially responsible media content that works across cultures? The Department of Media Communications at Webster University’s Geneva campus is holding an international media management workshop that addresses these questions.

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Anne Edmunds Named Associate Vice President for Enrollment Management

Anne Edmunds Named Associate Vice President for Enrollment Management

| September 21, 2011 | 0 Comments

Webster University Senior Vice President and Provost Julian Schuster has announced the appointment of Anne Edmunds to the position of Associate Vice President for Enrollment Management. Edmunds, who will join Webster on Dec. 5, currently serves as director of Undergraduate Admissions at Belmont University in Nashville, Tenn. The full text of the University press release […]

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