Archive for May, 2012

Welcome Jeanene George, Admin. Assistant to Provost Schuster

Welcome Jeanene George, Admin. Assistant to Provost Schuster

| May 21, 2012 | 1 Comment

The Office of the Provost is pleased to welcome Jeanene George as administrative assistant to Provost Julian Schuster. In that role, she will be managing the day-to-day activities of the Office of the Provost, including handling the Provost’s calendar and working on a variety of projects for the office. With more than 12 years’ experience […]

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Webster Student Media/Art Expo in Leiden

Webster Student Media/Art Expo in Leiden

| May 21, 2012 | 0 Comments

The 4th Annual Student Media/Art Expo took place on the Leiden campus on the eve of Webster’s worldwide graduation. The expo showcases work done throughout the year by students in both media and art classes, giving parents, faculty and fellow students an opportunity to see not only the work done by students, but also the […]

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Global Staff Exchange: Call for Applications by June 15

Global Staff Exchange: Call for Applications by June 15

| May 21, 2012 | 0 Comments

Applications are now being accepted for Webster University’s Global Staff Exchange, which provides the opportunity for full-time Webster employees to work at an international location for two weeks. Travel will occur during the 2012-2013 academic year. Click here for a description [Word] of the program and application procedures.  The deadline to submit applications is June […]

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School of Ed Faculty Member Attends SpaceX Launch as “Lay Journalist”

School of Ed Faculty Member Attends SpaceX Launch as “Lay Journalist”

| May 21, 2012 | 3 Comments

Webster University School of Education adjunct faculty member Christine Nobbe was at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Fla., over the weekend for the first launch of the SpaceX Dragon capsule. SpaceX is a family of launch vehicles intended to reduce the cost and increase the reliability of access to space as the Space […]

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World Series Bound! Webster Baseball Champs Win NCAA Regional

World Series Bound! Webster Baseball Champs Win NCAA Regional

| May 21, 2012 | 3 Comments

UPDATE: The Gorloks are underway at the World Series and have now notched their first World Series win in a nail-biter over Kean University. Their next game is 3:30 p.m. on May 27 vs. the loser of the University of St. Thomas/Marietta College contest. The game will once again be video streamed live at ncaa.com. […]

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Webster Baseball Team Reaches Round of 16, 1 Win from World Series

Webster Baseball Team Reaches Round of 16, 1 Win from World Series

| May 18, 2012 | 0 Comments

Reaching the Round of 16, the Webster University baseball team defeated Birmingham-Southern University, 6-1, in the NCAA III Regional at USA Stadium in Millington, Tenn., on May 18. The Gorloks await an opponent TBD, for a noon championship game on May 19 at USA Stadium. Read more about the Gorloks’ victory over 7th-ranked Birmingham-Southern at […]

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Webster Students to Present at Global Space Exploration Conference

Webster Students to Present at Global Space Exploration Conference

| May 18, 2012 | 0 Comments

Now that NASA’s Space Shuttle program is retiring, the nation is in the midst of reshaping and rethinking the direction for the U.S. space program, says adjunct professor Edythe Weeks, Department of History, Politics and International Relations. Two papers co-authored by Weeks and Webster students have been accepted for presentation at the first annual Global […]

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Office of Corporate Partnerships Presents Social Media 101: A Business Boot Camp

Office of Corporate Partnerships Presents Social Media 101: A Business Boot Camp

| May 18, 2012 | 0 Comments

It’s 2012. Can you continue to ignore the leveraging power social media can mean for your business? Today consumers are savvier about what they want and more wary on how to spend their well-earned income.  That makes social media the difference between making sales and just making ends meet.  Still, many businesses haven’t embraced these […]

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Schedule a Fitness Center Orientation

Schedule a Fitness Center Orientation

| May 18, 2012 | 0 Comments

The summer is upon us — the perfect time to explore and have new experiences. Have you considered using Webster’s Fitness Center? Coordinator Myrna Homm is available to meet with you individually and orient you to the equipment that is available. The Center offers opportunities for cardio and strengthening which can complement the hard work […]

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Baseball Gorloks Go 2-0 in NCAA; Face Birmingham Southern

Baseball Gorloks Go 2-0 in NCAA; Face Birmingham Southern

| May 18, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Webster University baseball team continued on in the winners’ bracket of the NCAA III Regional at USA Stadium in Millington, Tenn., with a 10-2 win over DePauw University (Ind.) on May 17. The Gorloks will face off against the number one seed in the region, Birmingham-Southern University, on May 18 at 12 p.m. Freshman […]

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