Archive for June, 2012

Snapshots: 2012 Sustainability Institute for PK12 Educators

Snapshots: 2012 Sustainability Institute for PK12 Educators

| June 27, 2012 | 0 Comments

Sustainability — the mission to assure a productive, safe, viable future — has many contexts, education chief among them. Toward that context, the 2nd Annual Sustainability Institute for PK12 Educators concludes this week (June 25-28) at Webster University’s home campus in St. Louis. The premise: While the responsibility for solving the world’s problems cannot rest […]

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Brazil Announces IV International Essay Competition

Brazil Announces IV International Essay Competition

| June 27, 2012 | 0 Comments

Brazil’s Ministry of External Relations is accepting applications for the IV International Essay Competition, which is dedicated to the body of work of Brazilian novelist and short story writer Lygia Fagundes Telles. The competition, which aims to promote Brazilian literature abroad, will award the “Itamaraty Brazilian Literature Award” to five winning essays. A judging committee […]

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Webster Leiden and Georgia: Doing Business in a Cross-Cultural Environment

Webster Leiden and Georgia: Doing Business in a Cross-Cultural Environment

| June 27, 2012 | 0 Comments

A delegation from Webster University’s campus in Leiden, the Netherlands, returned from a recent visit to Tbilisi State University in Georgia to present their findings in a professional seminar, “Doing Business in Cross Cultural Environment” at the Leiden campus June 22, 2012. The keynote speaker for the event was the Ambassador of Georgia to the […]

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Hunt Gallery: Hands on Art Training Exhibit June 29

Hunt Gallery: Hands on Art Training Exhibit June 29

| June 26, 2012 | 0 Comments

Please join the Webster University Department of Art for the culmination of its High School Summer Art Program, Hands on Art Training (HAT). There will be an exhibition of the work created by the students Friday, June 29, 2012, 4-5 p.m. in the Cecille R. Hunt Gallery. The Cecille R. Hunt Gallery is located at […]

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Webster Staff Alliance Update to All Staff

Webster Staff Alliance Update to All Staff

| June 26, 2012 | 2 Comments

To All Staff: The Webster Staff Alliance (WSA) Board would like to thank you for your comments generated from the recent Compensation Forum. We request your patience and want to assure you that we are diligently working with the Provost and President to express your concerns. Please understand that the Administration has the University’s best […]

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Snapshot: President Stroble Visits Vienna Campus

Snapshot: President Stroble Visits Vienna Campus

| June 26, 2012 | 1 Comment

On Tuesday, June 19, Webster University’s Vienna campus welcomed Webster President Beth Stroble during a  short stopover on her way to Indonesia. After Stroble met with the academic department heads, a reception was prepared for her. The reception brought approximately 60 students, faculty and staff together. Stroble said she felt quite at home since a […]

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Invitation: 2nd GCP Summer Collaboratory, July 18-20

Invitation: 2nd GCP Summer Collaboratory, July 18-20

| June 26, 2012 | 0 Comments

You are invited to participate in The Second Global Citizenship Program Summer Collaboratory. For three days this summer, July 18, 19 and 20, members of our Webster University community will come together to learn from experts about high-impact practices and integrative learning, and to collaborate with one another about the many opportunities the GCP offers […]

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Gorloks Set New Webster High in Directors’ Cup

Gorloks Set New Webster High in Directors’ Cup

| June 25, 2012 | 0 Comments

Webster University Athletics, bolstered by a fifth-place point finish by men’s baseball, placed 111th out of 448 NCAA III members in the final standings for the 2012 Learfield Sports Directors’ Cup. The Cup is awarded by the National Association of Collegiate Directors of Athletics (NACDA). The ranking was the highest ever for the Gorloks, who […]

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EMSA Training Sessions Open to University Community

EMSA Training Sessions Open to University Community

| June 25, 2012 | 1 Comment

Enrollment Management and Student Affairs (EMSA) offers a robust training program with regularly scheduled training sessions open to the University community. Topics include: How to create a standard operating procedure (SOP) Dealing with disruptive students National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE) and National Career Development Association (NCDA) updates CIVSA (Collegiate Information and Visitors Services […]

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‘Tie Dye with Your Professors’ Aug. 22

‘Tie Dye with Your Professors’ Aug. 22

| June 25, 2012 | 0 Comments

Update Aug. 20: Time and location changed due to construction outside of Maria Hall. The new location is on the Quad from 4 – 6 p.m. Save the Date: “Tie Dye with Your Professors,” Wednesday, Aug. 22, 4 p.m., on the Quad. All supplies will be furnished. Research shows that students grow and learn the most […]

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