Archive for May, 2012

EAB Driveway Closed for Work May 21

EAB Driveway Closed for Work May 21

| May 18, 2012 | 0 Comments

On Monday, May 21, 2012, the parking spaces and driveway located at the south side of the East Academic Building and off of Garden Avenue will be closed for remedial work. This area will be reopened for parking on Tuesday morning, May, 22, 2012.  If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Craig […]

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Film Series Presents ‘Sing Your Song’ May 18 – 21

Film Series Presents ‘Sing Your Song’ May 18 – 21

| May 17, 2012 | 0 Comments

Webster University Film Series presents “Sing Your Song” May 18 – 21, at 7:30 p.m., in the Winifred Moore Auditorium. SING YOUR SONG (Susanne Rostock, 2011, USA, 105 min.) This inspiring biography surveys the life and global impact of singer/actor/activist Harry Belafonte.  Belafonte set the course for many social-justice movements, worked intimately with Dr. Martin […]

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In the News: Stroble on President’s Role in Fundraising

In the News: Stroble on President’s Role in Fundraising

| May 17, 2012 | 0 Comments

A recent University Business article on the role of a university president in fundraising leads with insight from Webster University President Beth Stroble, who is quoted discussing the recent close of the Webster Works comprehensive campaign. Read that article here. As previously posted in Webster Today, the publication also discussed campaigns with Stroble for another […]

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Webster PR Students Provide Communications Planning for Community Organizations

Webster PR Students Provide Communications Planning for Community Organizations

| May 17, 2012 | 0 Comments

Community organizations now have strategic communications plans prepared by Webster University senior Public Relations students. The capstone Public Relations Campaigns course provides an opportunity each spring for students to work for community clients. This year students presented their work to the Webster Groves Community Arts Foundation and three other clients on May 3. The students […]

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Annual Faculty/Staff Campaign Goal Reached: Paid Day Off, Parking Drawing Announced

Annual Faculty/Staff Campaign Goal Reached: Paid Day Off, Parking Drawing Announced

| May 17, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Office of Alumni & Development wishes to thank all faculty and staff who generously made gifts or pledges in support of meeting our annual campaign participation goal. In recognition of our achievement, President Beth Stroble has announced that all staff at St. Louis and extended U.S. campuses will be awarded a paid day off […]

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NCAA Baseball: Webster Beats Washington U., Advances in Winners Bracket

NCAA Baseball: Webster Beats Washington U., Advances in Winners Bracket

| May 17, 2012 | 0 Comments

An eight-run fifth inning propelled the Webster University baseball team to a 11-5 win over Washington University in the opening round of the NCAA III Regional at USA Stadium in Millington, Tenn., on May 16. Webster advances in the winners’ bracket and will play the victor of the DePauw University (Ind.)/Emory University (Ga.) contest, at […]

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Five S.C. Campuses Participate in Shaw Air Force Base Expo

Five S.C. Campuses Participate in Shaw Air Force Base Expo

| May 16, 2012 | 0 Comments

Five Webster University campuses joined together to participate in the Shaw Air Force Base Air Expo, May 5-6, held just outside Sumter, S.C. Shaw AFB, Myrtle Beach, Charleston, Columbia and Ft. Jackson campuses all sponsored a booth during this bi-annual air show. Even the Gorlok was able to meet some of the fine men and […]

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Vienna Commencement Weekend Honors Guests from Greece and Beyond

Vienna Commencement Weekend Honors Guests from Greece and Beyond

| May 16, 2012 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s Vienna campus celebrated its annual commencement with ceremonies last weekend. Vienna’s Tina Hofmeister provided a report to share via Webster Today: Friday Evening: Honors Convocation With approximately 80 attendees, Friday’s Honors Convocation cocktail was really moving as our very best students were recognized in front of their proud families in the stately Viennese […]

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Webster Annual Fund Nearing FY 2011–12 Goal

Webster Annual Fund Nearing FY 2011–12 Goal

| May 16, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Webster University Annual Fund is just 77 donors from reaching its FY 2011-12 undergraduate participation goal! Staff with an undergraduate degree who did not make a gift or pledge during the recently completed faculty/staff campaign can make all the difference in helping the University meet its goal by making a gift or pledge of […]

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Film Series Presents ‘Black Swan’

Film Series Presents ‘Black Swan’

| May 16, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Webster University Film Series presents Black Swan, Thursday, May 17 at 7:30 p.m. in the Winifred Moore Auditorium. The Celluloid Couch BLACK SWAN (Darren Arnofsky, 2010, USA, 108 min.) Nina Sayers (Natalie Portman) is chosen to dance the role of Swan Queen in Darren Aronofsky’s 2010 psychological thriller Black Swan. Fragile and beautiful, Nina […]

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