Archive for March, 2012

Announcing the New Sustainability Studies Minor

Announcing the New Sustainability Studies Minor

| March 28, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Environmental Studies Committee is pleased to announce that, effective June 1, the group will become the Sustainability Studies Committee and a new sustainability studies minor will replace the environmental studies minor. The new program description for the sustainability studies minor is available online. Listed below are a few questions and answers about the upcoming […]

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Webster University’s East Academic Building Grand Opening

Webster University’s East Academic Building Grand Opening

| March 28, 2012 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s East Academic Building – the first new classroom building on the University’s St. Louis campus since 1984 – is officially dedicated at 4:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 28, in the building’s Edward Jones Commons, 545 Garden Ave. in Webster Groves, Mo. The event, which is open to the public, will include an address by […]

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International Poetry Event March 29

International Poetry Event March 29

| March 27, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Department of International Languages and Cultures is hosting an International Poetry Event Thursday, March 29, 5 – 7:30 p.m., in the Emerson Library Conference Room. Please bring a poem in an International language other than English to share, or just listen and enjoy. Refreshments will be served. Submitted by Mary O’Donnell, International Languages and […]

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Joe Schuster Book Signing April 5

Joe Schuster Book Signing April 5

| March 27, 2012 | 0 Comments

Don’t Miss What “Might Have Been” Please join your Webster colleagues for a book signing event with chair and professor of Communications and Journalism, Joe Schuster, as he presents his new novel, The Might Have Been, published by Ballantine Books. Date/Time: Thursday, April 5, at 7 p.m. Location: Emerson Library Conference Room

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Global IR Students Arrive for Beijing Term

Global IR Students Arrive for Beijing Term

| March 27, 2012 | 0 Comments

Global M.A. in International Relations students recently arrived in Beijing to begin their Spring 2 term. This is their fourth stop in an 11-month, full-time program that includes an eight-week term in five different countries where Webster offers academic programs. During their stay, they are being hosted by the Beijing Language and Culture University (BLCU) […]

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ARC Welcomes Kevin Pelzel, Beth Russell Named Interim Director

ARC Welcomes Kevin Pelzel, Beth Russell Named Interim Director

| March 27, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Academic Resource Center (ARC) welcomes Kevin Pelzel to the Webster family. Pelzel is the new assistant director and ADA coordinator for the ARC. In addition to assisting with day-to-day operations, he oversees all accommodations for students at Webster’s home campus. Pelzel also provides ADA consultation for our extended sites. Pelzel received a bachelor’s degree […]

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WSA Webinar: PTSD and Your Students – What You Need to Know

WSA Webinar: PTSD and Your Students – What You Need to Know

| March 27, 2012 | 0 Comments

Webster Staff Alliance hosts a webinar Thursday, March 29, 10 – 11 a.m. CDT, presented by Gladys Smith, assistant director, Counseling & Life Development Office. Topics to be covered include: post traumatic stress, resources for veterans and how university personnel can better serve members of the military. A major focus will be placed on the […]

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Faculty-Staff Campaign Under Way

Faculty-Staff Campaign Under Way

| March 27, 2012 | 4 Comments

The Faculty-Staff Campaign is now under way. Your participation is important as we join together to support our students. This year our goal is to increase participation from all faculty and staff. A letter has been sent to you outlining the details surrounding this year’s initiatives. Gifts from Webster University faculty and staff help support […]

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Vote for the Gorlok in Mascot Madness 2nd Round

Vote for the Gorlok in Mascot Madness 2nd Round

| March 27, 2012 | 0 Comments

After hammering the Clinton Lumberking in first round action of the 2012 Mascot Madness, the Gorlok will face Bolt, the mascot of the Winston-Salem (N.C.) minor league baseball team, on March 27. An early round upset has already occurred as Johnny, the mascot of the Ft. Wayne (Ind.) Tincaps baseball team, baked Monty the Biscuit […]

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Countdown to March 28 East Academic Building Grand Opening

Countdown to March 28 East Academic Building Grand Opening

| March 26, 2012 | 1 Comment

Just two more days until Webster University’s East Academic Building – the first new classroom building on the University’s St. Louis campus since 1984 – is officially dedicated at 4:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 28, in the building’s Edward Jones Commons, 545 Garden Ave. in Webster Groves. The event, which is open to the public, will […]

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