Archive for November, 2011

October 2011 Employee Service Anniversaries

October 2011 Employee Service Anniversaries

| November 28, 2011 | 1 Comment

The University extends its appreciation to the following individuals for their years of service: 5 Years Adrienne Bertrand, representative, Albuquerque Metropolitan Campus, N. M. Dawna Ferreira, director of operations, School of Education Georgiana Grant, reference librarian, Emerson Library Vernon Jeys, general clerk, Camp Bullis, Texas Sandra Kunz, director, Fort Sill, Okla. Cheryl Lentz , adjunct […]

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Three Alumnae to Join Webster Athletics Hall of Fame

Three Alumnae to Join Webster Athletics Hall of Fame

| November 28, 2011 | 0 Comments

Hall of Fame induction is Feb. 4, 2012. The Webster Athletics Hall of Fame will add three new members to its ranks as Ashley (Everett) Zeier, Laura (Stuhlman) Peiter, and Jeanne (Zes) Gilbert have been voted in for 2012. The three former Gorlok greats will be inducted on Feb. 4, 2012, at Grant Gymnasium, during halftime of the men’s basketball game. […]

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Dec. 2-3: Surfacing Musical Revue: ‘Love, Me [Crazy]’

Dec. 2-3: Surfacing Musical Revue: ‘Love, Me [Crazy]’

| November 28, 2011 | 0 Comments

Surfacing, a Webster University student organization for students interested in theatre (who may or may not be in the Conservatory), has in the past been primarily a student playwriting competition. Last year it expanded to include a Fall musical revue. This Fall’s musical revue is entitled Love, Me [Crazy], revolving around relationships and acceptance. Show […]

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Tate Foley: WE BUY GOLD Art Exhibit Dec. 9 – Jan. 28

Tate Foley: WE BUY GOLD Art Exhibit Dec. 9 – Jan. 28

| November 23, 2011 | 0 Comments

Tate Foley‘s WE BUY GOLD exhibit speaks to the get-rich-quick mindset of contemporary America. Have useless junk lying around? Sell it for CA$H. These ads are ubiquitous and the plague of advertising. Foley is the 2010-11 visiting assistant professor in the Department of Art. Exhibit Dates: Dec. 9 – Jan. 28 Opening Reception: Friday. Dec. […]

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Charlie Beech Receives International Education Award

Charlie Beech Receives International Education Award

| November 23, 2011 | 10 Comments

Charlie Beech, associate vice president for International Recruitment at Webster Geneva, was honored with the 2011 CIS T. Michael Maybury Award at the Annual Forum on International Admissions and Guidance of the Council of International Schools (CIS). The Forum is an annual meeting point for college admissions counselors from international schools around the world and international […]

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Irish Painter Eamon Colman at Webster Vienna Campus

Irish Painter Eamon Colman at Webster Vienna Campus

| November 23, 2011 | 0 Comments

Renowned Irish painter Eamon Colman visited Webster University’s Vienna campus to give a guest lecture to students and community members Thursday, Nov. 17. Colman was born in 1957 in Dublin. He is one of Ireland’s foremost abstract painters and a member of Aosdana since 2007 in recognition of his great contribution to culture in Ireland. […]

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Email System Update from Information Technology

Email System Update from Information Technology

| November 23, 2011 | 0 Comments

Wednesday, Nov. 23, the Webster email system experienced intermittent outages and degradation of service across multiple email servers as a result of an attack from an external network. Information Technology (IT) resolved the issue, and service was restored to all email servers. IT wants to keep you informed of situations like these. During an email […]

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Global M.A. in I.R. Students Help with Flood Relief in Bangkok

Global M.A. in I.R. Students Help with Flood Relief in Bangkok

| November 22, 2011 | 0 Comments

Global M.A. in International Relations students are among a host of volunteers who have provided flood relief in Thailand. Kim Dindial, Anna Feigum, Heather Leigh, Becky Smith and Kutloano Tshabalala, who are studying in Bangkok as members of the program’s Cohort 2, spent Nov. 2 helping the Thai Red Cross Society load and unload trucks. […]

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Office of Corporate Partnerships Announces Cohort Plan

Office of Corporate Partnerships Announces Cohort Plan

| November 22, 2011 | 0 Comments

The offices of Academic Affairs and Corporate Partnerships have mapped out Webster’s official plan for establishing corporate cohorts. Detailed emails outlining the policies and procedures for corporate cohorts as well as a company information form and FAQ sheet have been sent to all Webster University campus directors. Cohorts can be created through any of the […]

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In the News: Corley, Houk and Carson; Rishe on McCourt’s Dodgers

In the News: Corley, Houk and Carson; Rishe on McCourt’s Dodgers

| November 22, 2011 | 0 Comments

Electronic and Photographic Media film/video professor Kathy Corley and adjunct professors Carrie Houk and Diane Carson were honored Nov. 20 with Charles Guggenheim Cinema St. Louis Awards for their roles as Cinema St. Louis founders, in conjunction with the St. Louis International Film Festival (SLIFF). The ceremony took place at the Hilton St. Louis at […]

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