Archive for October, 2011

Web Grading Open Oct. 10 – 21

Web Grading Open Oct. 10 – 21

| October 6, 2011 | 0 Comments

Instructions for Fall 2011 web grading from Donna Gilmore, assistant registrar: Begin at Webster’s home page (www.webster.edu) Log on to your Connections Account

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Webster Works Worldwide Success; T-Shirt Pickup

Webster Works Worldwide Success; T-Shirt Pickup

| October 6, 2011 | 2 Comments

The 17th annual Webster Works Worldwide was yet another success, as Webster University faculty, staff, students, administrators and alumni volunteered their time and energy to local community agencies across the United States and around the world. Photographs received from team leaders will be posted in a separate slideshow once they are processed. A notice will […]

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450,000 Hungry: How You Can Help through the United Way

450,000 Hungry: How You Can Help through the United Way

| October 6, 2011 | 0 Comments

More than 450,000 people in the Greater St. Louis Area are considered “food insecure” – they have limited or uncertain access to adequate and safe nutrition. The United Way helps alleviate their need through sources like the St. Louis Area Foodbank, to which 260,000 people turn each year. But United Way agencies don’t just help […]

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Webster IT Department Implements ITIL Framework for Better Service

Webster IT Department Implements ITIL Framework for Better Service

| October 6, 2011 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s Information Technology (IT) Department has taken the first steps in a process that will improve IT services and strengthen its partnership with Webster constituents. By employing components of the industry-standard Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) under the stewardship of Terri Jones, IT will use a set of best practices with clear, consistent, repeatable […]

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TKT 20th Anniversary Jazz Celebration Concert, Oct. 24

TKT 20th Anniversary Jazz Celebration Concert, Oct. 24

| October 5, 2011 | 0 Comments

The 20th year anniversary of the TKT Jazz Scholarship Benefit Concert will be celebrated Monday, Oct. 24, at 7 p.m. in the Browning Mainstage Theatre, Loretto-Hilton Center. The event was founded to commemorate the legacies of Terry Jackson, Kirk Cappello and Tony Saputo, three former Webster University music students who, as members of Reba McEntire’s […]

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Film Series: ‘Wild & Weird Short Films’

Film Series: ‘Wild & Weird Short Films’

| October 5, 2011 | 0 Comments

Friday the Webster University Film Series presents “Wild & Weird Short Films” with the Alloy Orchestra. Note: The screen time of 9 p.m. is a change from the printed calendar. This is a presentation of rarely seen silent screen delights from 1909-28 with live musical accompaniment by the great Alloy Orchestra.

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Webster Vienna Partners with International Organizations to Help Refugee Children

Webster Vienna Partners with International Organizations to Help Refugee Children

| October 5, 2011 | 0 Comments

The international Community of English Speaking Women in Austria – also known as AWA – organized a collection of school supplies for refugee children. The idea was inspired by the 9/11 Day of Service commemoration of the tenth anniversary of September 11 in the U.S. and in the spirit of the 2011 European Year of […]

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Oct. 5 Pizza & Politics: Cyber-security and Your Individual Rights

Oct. 5 Pizza & Politics: Cyber-security and Your Individual Rights

| October 5, 2011 | 0 Comments

Cyber-security is one of those important issues that many of us don’t pay attention to most of the time. This Wednesday night, join the Holden Public Policy Forum’s “Pizza & Politics” series as we explore the impact of government policies and practices when it comes to patrolling cyber-space, and the potential impact of those security […]

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Webster Works Worldwide Under Way

Webster Works Worldwide Under Way

| October 5, 2011 | 0 Comments

Webster Works Worldwide (WWW), the annual community service day at Webster University campuses around the world, is under way today. At Webster’s campus in Vienna (seven hours ahead of the home campus in St. Louis), they’ve already completed a two-day project to benefit a local Viennese homeless shelter. If you’re part of a WWW project, […]

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Managing the Demands of Accreditation with Akande, Kourik and Maher

Managing the Demands of Accreditation with Akande, Kourik and Maher

| October 5, 2011 | 0 Comments

When the Walker School of Business received its ACBSP specialized business accreditation in 2008, it wasn’t the end of a journey toward validating the high quality of education the school provides. It was the beginning of a passage ensuring that our standards remain high and unwavering for all WSBT students everywhere around the world.

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