Archive for April, 2012

April 29: Webster University Chamber Singers and Concert Choir

April 29: Webster University Chamber Singers and Concert Choir

| April 27, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Webster University Chamber Singers and Concert Choir present a concert of choral works under the direction of music professor Trent Patterson. The Concert Choir will perform choruses from Ralph Vaughn Williams’ opera “Sir John In Love.” The Chamber Singers will perform works by Monteverdi, Bernstein, Massenet and Mendelssohn, among others. The concert will conclude […]

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Fruit My Cube – Get on Board with Webster Wellness

Fruit My Cube – Get on Board with Webster Wellness

| April 27, 2012 | 5 Comments

Enrollment Management, in support of Webster Wellness, is proud to pilot the Fruit My Cube service. Here is how it works: Register, order and pay online (PayPal or credit card) using this link: www.fruitmycube.com/products/webster-u. Your ‘cube’ of fruit will be delivered each Monday at noon to the area directly outside the Academic Resource Center in […]

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Incident Reported to Public Safety

Incident Reported to Public Safety

| April 27, 2012 | 0 Comments

It has been brought to our attention that an incident of indecent exposure was reported and is now under investigation by the Webster University Department of Public Safety and the Webster Groves Police Department. Webster University strives to maintain a safe and non-threatening learning and working environment for our students, faculty and staff. If you […]

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Snapshots: Donors Celebrate $56.5 Million Webster Works Campaign

Snapshots: Donors Celebrate $56.5 Million Webster Works Campaign

| April 27, 2012 | 0 Comments

On a beautiful afternoon Thursday, April 26, donors and community members gathered to formally celebrate the successful close of the Webster Works campaign for Webster University. Webster  President Beth Stroble thanked donors — all 12,015 of them, including many Webster employees — for making the campaign a success. Campaign chair and Webster trustee Jerry Ritter […]

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Snapshot: Arbor Day Tree Planting

Snapshot: Arbor Day Tree Planting

| April 27, 2012 | 0 Comments

In celebration of Arbor Day, Facilities Operations planted two small white Crab Apple trees in the grass strip that runs north-south on the west side of Lot D along Plymouth Avenue at the Webster University home campus in Webster Groves. The new plantings replace two original trees that did not survive. Grounds staff planted the […]

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Global Leader in Residence Events Feature Films, Talks by Steve James

Global Leader in Residence Events Feature Films, Talks by Steve James

| April 26, 2012 | 0 Comments

Filmmaker Steve James, the second visiting leader in Webster University’s inaugural Global Leader in Residence program, arrived on campus Thursday and kicked off his residency with a talk at the President’s Opening Reception in Webster’s new East Academic Building. James, the director whose career took off with the making of the groundbreaking “Hoop Dreams,” discussed […]

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Automation Coming to Payroll and Human Resources

Automation Coming to Payroll and Human Resources

| April 26, 2012 | 0 Comments

Webster has engaged ADP, a world-class payroll processing company, to assist in automating both the University’s payroll and human resource systems. With this new system the University will be streamlining its current manual process of reporting both hourly time and exempt monthly absences. ADP will “host” this software, meaning Webster will not only utilize the […]

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May 2: Students Perform Brecht Play ‘St Joan of the Stockyards’

May 2: Students Perform Brecht Play ‘St Joan of the Stockyards’

| April 26, 2012 | 0 Comments

Brecht’s “St Joan of the Stockyards” will be performed Wednesday, May 2, 4 – 5 p.m., in the Winifred Moore Auditorium. Admission is free. “St Joan of the Stockyards” is two scenes of an entertaining and informative play, done in German by Webster students, with translations and the students’ own original music. This project began […]

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May 3: Multicultural Studies Discussion Session

May 3: Multicultural Studies Discussion Session

| April 26, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Multicultural Studies Committee and the Faculty Development Center invite faculty and staff to an information and discussion session in support of forming a reading group for the next academic year focused on diversity and globalization in higher education as it relates to curriculum, teaching and learning. If you would like to learn more in […]

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ECAC Gathers in St. Louis, Views GMC Expressions of Webster Brand

ECAC Gathers in St. Louis, Views GMC Expressions of Webster Brand

| April 26, 2012 | 0 Comments

The members of Extended Campus Advisory Council (ECAC) were in St. Louis for meetings April 24-25, and part of their visit included presentations from Webster’s Global Marketing and Communications (GMC). Wednesday afternoon’s agenda included updates from GMC team members Barbara O’Malley, John Costello and Patrick Powers on Webster University’s brand identity, the progress of the […]

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