Archive for October, 2011

Student Dean’s Award Recipients Named for Fall I

Student Dean’s Award Recipients Named for Fall I

| October 26, 2011 | 0 Comments

Associate vice president for Student Affairs and dean of students Ted Hoef has selected five students to receive the Dean’s Award for Service for Fall I. The award recipients are: Emily Bahr, Laura Eschbacher, Mariana Mejia Ahrens, and a joint award for Megan Favignano and Caitlin Zera. According to Hoef, in order to be considered […]

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Oct. 27: Graduate School Info Panel for Students

Oct. 27: Graduate School Info Panel for Students

| October 26, 2011 | 0 Comments

Webster University Students: Join the Behavioral and Social Sciences (BaSS) Club for our ever-popular Graduate School Information Panel Oct. 27, 3 – 4:30 p.m. in the Library Conference Room. This event is hosted annually by the BaSS Club and includes professors, recent graduates and other speakers who have direct experience in preparing for and getting […]

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International Studies Symposium: Day of the Dead; Chinese Art; Refugees in St. Louis

International Studies Symposium: Day of the Dead; Chinese Art; Refugees in St. Louis

| October 26, 2011 | 0 Comments

Upcoming speakers in the Center for International Education‘s International Studies Symposium Series: Nov. 1: Eileen Wolfington, La Morena St. Louis Wolfington will present the traditions behind the Day of the Dead celebration and the Hispanic community in St. Louis, and perform a traditional Mexican folk dance. Nov. 8: St. Louis Community College  Art Professor Yingxue […]

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Benefits Open Enrollment for 2012

Benefits Open Enrollment for 2012

| October 26, 2011 | 0 Comments

Full-Time Benefit-Eligible Faculty and Staff: Save these dates. Benefits Open Enrollment for 2012 benefit elections will begin Monday, Oct. 31, and conclude on Friday, Nov. 18. You should soon receive a mailing at your home address providing an overview of 2012 updates and instructions on how to make changes in your current elections. This year’s […]

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Registrar’s Landrum Retiring Oct. 28

Registrar’s Landrum Retiring Oct. 28

| October 26, 2011 | 3 Comments

From Donna Gilmore, Assistant Registrar: I am very happy to announce that Mable Landrum is retiring after 11 years of service. She started in the Registrar’s office part-time in December 2000 and then advanced to a full-time position handling all of our scanning and filing needs. Her last day will be Oct. 28, 2011, and […]

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Oct. 27: Fiction Reading by John McNally

Oct. 27: Fiction Reading by John McNally

| October 26, 2011 | 0 Comments

A Fiction Reading by John McNally Thursday, Oct. 27, 1:30 p.m. Pearson House (Room 2), 8260 Big Bend, Webster Groves, Mo. Sponsored by the English Department and the Faculty Speakers Committee.  For more information: 314-968-7170. John McNally is the author of three novels: After the Workshop, The Book of Ralph and America’s Report Card; and […]

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Webster Communications Students Work ‘Zombies’ Documentary

Webster Communications Students Work ‘Zombies’ Documentary

| October 25, 2011 | 0 Comments

Webster University students from assistant professor of Electronic and Photographic Media Aaron AuBuchon‘s Production House class are credited on “Zombies: A Living History,” which premiers on the History Channel Oct. 25 at 8 p.m. EDT. The students worked with Zombie Squad, an international nonprofit organization that uses zombies as a metaphor for disaster preparation. Zombie […]

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In the News: Vautravers on Arms Trade; Mekelberg on Shalit Release

In the News: Vautravers on Arms Trade; Mekelberg on Shalit Release

| October 25, 2011 | 0 Comments

Recent news coverage featuring Webster University includes: • Alexandre Vautravers, professor of International Relations at Webster University – Geneva and editor of the Swiss Military Review, was featured on the English Al Jazeera panel “Inside Story” about Amnesty International’s claims of arms sales for use against Arab protestors. Watch the clip and read background here. […]

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Ozarks Campus Alumni Share Health Care Leadership Perspectives

Ozarks Campus Alumni Share Health Care Leadership Perspectives

| October 25, 2011 | 0 Comments

Two health care professionals who are also alumni of the Webster University Ozarks Regional campus in Springfield, Mo., shared their perspectives Oct. 12 in the forum, “The New Look of Health Care.” The Ozarks campus sponsored the forum and invited alumni, students, faculty and the community to attend.

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Nov. 2 Master Planning Process Information Session

Nov. 2 Master Planning Process Information Session

| October 24, 2011 | 1 Comment

From Julian Schuster, Provost and Senior Vice President: Webster University and Sasaki, the internationally recognized and celebrated planning and urban design firm, kicked off Webster University’s St. Louis campus master planning process in September. The master plan will help direct future development of our St. Louis campus for the next 15 years and beyond. Purposeful […]

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