Archive for December, 2011

2012 Sustainability Conference: Call for Proposals

2012 Sustainability Conference: Call for Proposals

| December 23, 2011 | 0 Comments

The Webster University Sustainability Coalition is proud to announce the first annual sustainability conference, scheduled for April 16 on Webster University’s home campus in Webster Groves, Mo. The theme for the conference is the state of sustainability in higher education and our role in society as we strive towards global citizenship as an institution and […]

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New York Times Honors ‘Anna B’

New York Times Honors ‘Anna B’

| December 23, 2011 | 2 Comments

Each December The New York Times Magazine puts a spotlight on the lives of special people we’ve lost during the past year, and this year they include a woman who was a fixture at Webster University for more than 50 years. The George Herbert Walker School of Business & Technology believes there is no one […]

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Film Series: ‘It’s a Wonderful Life’ Dec. 23 – 25

Film Series: ‘It’s a Wonderful Life’ Dec. 23 – 25

| December 22, 2011 | 0 Comments

The Webster University Film Series presents free screenings of Frank Capra’s holiday classic, “It’s a Wonderful Life,” Dec. 23 – 25. Weekend: Dec. 23, 24, & 25, 7:30 p.m. IT’S A WONDERFUL LIFE (Frank Capra, 1946, USA, 130 min.) FREE and open to the public George Bailey (James Stewart) has the picture perfect life: a […]

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International Campuses Holiday Hours

International Campuses Holiday Hours

| December 22, 2011 | 0 Comments

Webster Leiden will close Monday, Dec. 26, and re-open Monday, Jan. 2. The London campus will close at 1 p.m., Thursday, Dec. 22, and re-open Thursday, Jan. 5. Webster Geneva will close Thursday, Dec. 22, and re-open Tuesday, Jan. 3. The Vienna campus will close Dec. 26 – Jan. 6, and re-open Jan. 9. The […]

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Snapshots: Facilities, Custodial Services Holiday Gathering

Snapshots: Facilities, Custodial Services Holiday Gathering

| December 21, 2011 | 0 Comments

Facilities Planning and Management staff gathered for their annual staff holiday lunch, with some familiar faces in unfamiliar roles. Craig Miller, project manager in Facilities Planning, directed the attendees in a rendition of “Silent Night,” while Retiree Ed Granich returned to campus to lead the group in a trivia game. Granich retired from the Facilities […]

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Community Music School Demo Days Jan. 7, 14

Community Music School Demo Days Jan. 7, 14

| December 21, 2011 | 0 Comments

Children ages three and four years old and their parents are invited to sing, dance, play instruments and have fun at the Young Years Demo Days, at the Community Music School of Webster University (CMS). Meet the teachers, sample the Music by Leaps and Bounds class, and register for the spring session. Reservations are not […]

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Campus Master Planning: View Exploration Phase Slides

Campus Master Planning: View Exploration Phase Slides

| December 21, 2011 | 0 Comments

The latest slide presentation showing results of the exploratory phase of Webster University’s master planning process has been added to the Webster-Sasaki website. (Please note that the URL for the the master planning site has changed to www.webster.sasakistrategies.com.) The tab on the right titled “Slide Presentations” contains two presentations posted. The most recent one is […]

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December 2011 Employees of the Month

December 2011 Employees of the Month

| December 20, 2011 | 1 Comment

Justin Tetley, coordinator, Mail & Copy Solutions, and Kamie Poulton, representative, Fort Leavenworth, Kan., share the Employee Spotlight Award honors for December 2011. Justin Tetley was nominated to receive the Employee Spotlight Award for his high level of professionalism and assistance with three major campus projects. His proactive approach and guidance over the process made […]

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December 2011 Service Anniversaries

December 2011 Service Anniversaries

| December 20, 2011 | 1 Comment

The University extends its appreciation to the following individuals for their years of service: 5 Years Stephanie Kessler, assistant director, International Business Internship Exchange Benjamin Schwartz, IT systems administrator, Networking and Technical Services 25 Years Theresa Altmann, coordinator, Academic Affairs

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December 2011 New Employees

December 2011 New Employees

| December 20, 2011 | 0 Comments

Please welcome the newest members of the Webster family: John Costello, director of Creative Services, Global Marketing & Communications, 314-246-7558. Darren Murphy, department assistant, Financial Aid, 314-968-7631, replaces James Walsh. Candice Shelton, department associate, Academic Advising, (314) 246-7959, replaces Krista Maring. Jason Trosine, representative, Fairchild Air Force Base, Wash., 509-244-2079, replaces Ashley Savage. Michael Zakibe, […]

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