Archive for February, 2012

Black History Month Event: “Dred Scott and Beyond” Feb. 16

Black History Month Event: “Dred Scott and Beyond” Feb. 16

| February 9, 2012 | 1 Comment

In honor of Black History Month, please join the Legal Studies Department and professors Robin Jefferson Higgins, and Anne Geraghty-Rathert as they look at the St. Louis connection to black history and the law in their Brown Bag presentation, “Dred Scott and Beyond: The St. Louis Impact on Legal History.” This look into the historical […]

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Wellness: Mile-by-Mile Kick-Off Event March 1

Wellness: Mile-by-Mile Kick-Off Event March 1

| February 9, 2012 | 0 Comments

Whether you are taking the first steps toward a healthier lifestyle or you are a lifetime health enthusiast, The Webster University Wellness Committee and Webster Staff Alliance invites you to participate in the 2012 Webster University Go! St. Louis Mile-by-Mile Marathon. The program is open to all Webster University students, faculty and staff at all […]

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Indonesia Study Abroad Scholarships Available

Indonesia Study Abroad Scholarships Available

| February 9, 2012 | 0 Comments

Webster University students are invited to apply for scholarships to study abroad at Petra Christian University in Indonesia during the 2012-13 academic year. The scholarship program, known as DARMASISWA, is supported by the Indonesian government and provides free tuition to Petra Christian University, monthly living costs and a visa subsidy. The program provides students with […]

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Hopkins Returns to Webster as Assistant Director at Little Rock AFB

Hopkins Returns to Webster as Assistant Director at Little Rock AFB

| February 9, 2012 | 1 Comment

Elizabeth (Eliz) Hopkins has returned to Webster University as assistant director at the Little Rock Air Force Base campus. She held a similar position until 2008 at the Ft. Belvoir, Va., campus. Hopkins holds an MA in communication studies from Texas Tech University and an MA in management and leadership from Webster University. She is […]

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Annual Alumni Awards: Call for Nominations by March 1

Annual Alumni Awards: Call for Nominations by March 1

| February 9, 2012 | 0 Comments

Each year, the Webster University Alumni Association recognizes the outstanding professional accomplishments of alumni and their contributions to society through involvement in civic, cultural or charitable activities. We are actively seeking nominations for the following 2012 awards: Distinguished Alumni Award Outstanding Alumni Award Loretto Award Mary Elizabeth Newell Award Young Alumni Award Complete information about […]

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President Stroble Named to ACE Advisory Commission on Leadership

President Stroble Named to ACE Advisory Commission on Leadership

| February 8, 2012 | 0 Comments

President Beth Stroble has been selected to serve on the American Council on Education’s (ACE) Commission on Leadership. ACE recently restructured its advisory commissions on leadership, inclusion and lifelong learning. ACE’s three commissions advise the organization on mission-related issues, new programs and policies. Commission members are selected based on many factors, including the desire to […]

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Carroll University is Newest WINS Affiliate

Carroll University is Newest WINS Affiliate

| February 8, 2012 | 0 Comments

Carroll University became the newest Webster University affiliate joining the Webster International Network of Schools (WINS). Joanne Passaro, Carroll’s provost and vice president for Academic Affairs, signed the affiliation agreement while attending a conference at Regent’s College this past January. Carroll University is a private not-for profit institution located in Waukesha, Wis., a suburb of […]

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In the News: Forensic Accounting; Mekelberg on Middle East; Rishe on Super Bowl

In the News: Forensic Accounting; Mekelberg on Middle East; Rishe on Super Bowl

| February 7, 2012 | 0 Comments

Recent news media coverage involving Webster University includes: Webster Accountants Take Aim at Forensic Evidence The St. Louis Business Journal recently profiled Webster University’s Forensic Accounting program, “the only multi-class forensic accounting program in the St. Louis area.” Webster London’s Yossi Mekelberg on the Middle East With lots of internationally significant news coming out of […]

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Choral Ensembles Present “Carmina Burana” Feb. 25

Choral Ensembles Present “Carmina Burana” Feb. 25

| February 7, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Webster University Choral Ensembles present Carl Orff’s powerful Carmina Burana, featuring soprano  Heather McKenzie Patterson and baritone Jeffrey Heyl, conducted by Trent Patterson. McKenzie Patterson is an adjunct voice professor at Webster University. The concert will also feature 25 members of the Concert Choir of the St. Louis Children’s Choirs, directed by Barbara Berner. […]

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Campus Activities: Battle of Big Bend; Red Hot Fashion Show; Bowling League

Campus Activities: Battle of Big Bend; Red Hot Fashion Show; Bowling League

| February 7, 2012 | 0 Comments

Feb. 21: “Battle of Big Bend” Basketball Games Make your way to Grant Gymnasium when the men’s and women’s basketball teams take on conference rival Fontbonne University Feb. 21. The women’s game begins at 6 p.m., and the men’s at 8 p.m. This will be the last home conference game of the year, so it’s […]

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