Archive for May, 2012

Facebook IPO: Webster Professor Discusses on KMOX-AM

Facebook IPO: Webster Professor Discusses on KMOX-AM

| May 31, 2012 | 0 Comments

Webster University professor Debbie Psihountas was recently a guest on KMOX-AM’s “Total Information AM” to discuss the “debacle” that was the Facebook IPO. “Quite frankly, if I had to boil it down, I’d say greed,” Psihountas said, as she and the hosts discussed the many complications that accompanied the much-anticipated initial public offering of shares […]

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Global Marketing and Communications Introduces Project Request Form

Global Marketing and Communications Introduces Project Request Form

| May 31, 2012 | 0 Comments

In an effort to meet the growing marketing needs of Webster University, the Creative Services team within Global Marketing and Communications has introduced a new online Project Request Form. This new tool provides the Webster University network of metro and global campus locations with a single source for access to print, digital, photography or video […]

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Film Series Classics: Route 66 in Ol St. Lou

Film Series Classics: Route 66 in Ol St. Lou

| May 31, 2012 | 0 Comments

This weekend the Webster University Film Series presents “Route 66 in Ol St. Lou” — two classic episodes of the beloved 60s show set in St Louis, screened for free on Saturday, June 2, and Sunday, June 3 at 7:30 p.m. ROUTE 66: HEY MOTH, COME EAT THE FLAME (James Sheldon, November 30, 1962, USA, […]

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Film Series – The Celluloid Couch: Shortbus

Film Series – The Celluloid Couch: Shortbus

| May 31, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Webster University Film Series presents Shortbus as part of its Celluloid Couch series Friday, June 1, 7:30 p.m. John Cameron Mitchell, the director of the explosive transgender rock musical, “Hedwig and the Angry Inch,” broadens his investigation into sexuality with Shortbus (2006, USA, 101 min.). Shortbus is an exploration into the lives of several […]

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Snapshots: Across the Country, Webster Bikes to Work

Snapshots: Across the Country, Webster Bikes to Work

| May 31, 2012 | 1 Comment

Did you know that commuting 10 miles a day by bike could save you an estimated $200 per month? The average American household spends $7,170 per year owning and driving their cars. Most trips Americans make are less than 3 miles. A 30-minute daily bike ride is associated with significant health benefits, including better mental […]

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May 2012 New Employees

May 2012 New Employees

| May 31, 2012 | 0 Comments

Please welcome the newest members of the Webster family: Lynette Burnett, department associate, Fort Leavenworth, Kan., (913) 682-1922, replaces Laura Sullivan. Brandi Caldwell, representative, Fort Smith, Ark., (479) 484-7747, replaces Natalie Smittle.

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May 2012 Employee Service Anniversaries

May 2012 Employee Service Anniversaries

| May 30, 2012 | 0 Comments

The University extends its appreciation to the following individuals for their years of service: 5 Years Reena Carroll, director, Diversity Awareness Partnership, Old Post Office Matthew Farrow, course developer, Online Learning Center Nina Morris, assistant director, Bolling Air Force Base, Washington, D.C. Lisa Scott, coordinator, Human Resources 10 Years James Iman, public safety officer, Public […]

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Department of Dance Welcomes James Robey

Department of Dance Welcomes James Robey

| May 30, 2012 | 0 Comments

Webster University welcomes James Robey as a new full-time assistant professor in the Department of Dance. “We are very pleased to welcome James Robey to the Dance faculty,” said Beckah Reed, professor and chair, Department of Dance. “Besides being an artist in his own right, James will bring his excellent teaching skills to our students, […]

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IT Announcement: Possible Pop Server Warnings

IT Announcement: Possible Pop Server Warnings

| May 30, 2012 | 0 Comments

Information Technology is working to update the Pop email server’s digital certificate, which identifies the server and establishes Webster’s authenticity as a trusted, reliable online entity. During the update process, scheduled to begin today, Wednesday, May 30, at 5 p.m. CDT, email users who send or receive email through the Pop server may encounter security […]

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Snapshots: Crowd Welcomes Webster Baseball Team Home from World Series

Snapshots: Crowd Welcomes Webster Baseball Team Home from World Series

| May 30, 2012 | 2 Comments

After a long drive back from the NCAA D-III World Series in Appleton, Wis., the Webster University baseball team was welcomed by a crowd of more than a hundred Gorlok fans at the home campus in St. Louis Tuesday. The Gorloks won the NCAA regional championship and made it to the first World Series in […]

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