Archive for June, 2012

Film Series: ‘The Prize (El Premio)’ June 26

Film Series: ‘The Prize (El Premio)’ June 26

| June 25, 2012 | 0 Comments

Webster University Film Series presents “The Prize” Tuesday, June 26 at 7:30 p.m. in the Winfred Moore Auditorium. Global Lens THE PRIZE (EL PREMIO) (Paula Markovitch, 2011, Argentina/Mexico, 99 min.) During the years of Argentine dictatorship and its notorious Dirty War (1975–83), an anxious young mother and her precocious daughter flee Buenos Aires for the […]

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Webster University Names Eric Rothenbuhler School of Communications Dean

Webster University Names Eric Rothenbuhler School of Communications Dean

| June 25, 2012 | 1 Comment

Eric W. Rothenbuhler has been named the new dean of the Webster University School of Communications, effective Aug. 1, 2012. Rothenbuhler comes to Webster after serving as associate dean at one of the top communications education programs in the nation. At Webster University, he’ll lead a School known for its hands-on approach to teaching communications […]

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In Webster China Visit, Emerson’s David Farr Named 2012 CEO of the Year

In Webster China Visit, Emerson’s David Farr Named 2012 CEO of the Year

| June 25, 2012 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s campus location in Chengdu, China, hosted the George Herbert Walker School of Business & Technology’s June 18 event with David Farr, chairman and CEO of Emerson, a St. Louis-based global manufacturing and technology company. Farr, who has led Emerson as an innovator in markets across the globe, spoke on “The Importance of Growth, […]

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June 2012 Employees of the Month

June 2012 Employees of the Month

| June 22, 2012 | 0 Comments

Teri Portman, instructional designer and adjunct professor, Online Learning Center, and Kimberly Tyson, representative, Fort Belvoir, Va., are the June 2012 Employees of the Month. Teri Portman was nominated for her outstanding support during the three-year development and launch of the Financial Statements Tutorial for BUSN 5000 Introduction to Business classes, the first of its […]

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Resume & Career Strategies Workshop June 28 at OPO

Resume & Career Strategies Workshop June 28 at OPO

| June 22, 2012 | 1 Comment

A free Resume and Career Strategies Workshop will be presented Thursday, June 28, 6 – 7:30 p.m., in Computer Lab #6 at Webster’s Old Post Office Campus, 815 Olive St., St. Louis, Mo. 63101. Speaker Frank Alaniz, Missouri Workforce Regional Liaison for St. Louis Agency on Training and Employment, will discuss resume tips and how […]

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Susan G. Komen Founder to Receive George Herbert Walker School of Business & Technology’s Person of the Year Award

Susan G. Komen Founder to Receive George Herbert Walker School of Business & Technology’s Person of the Year Award

| June 22, 2012 | 0 Comments

Ambassador Nancy Brinker, founder and CEO of Susan G. Komen for the Cure, is the 2012 recipient of Webster University’s George Herbert Walker School of Business & Technology’s Person of the Year Award. The honor will be presented following a public address by Ambassador Brinker on Webster University’s home campus in Webster Groves on Wednesday, […]

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Kent State University is Newest WINS Affiliate

Kent State University is Newest WINS Affiliate

| June 21, 2012 | 1 Comment

The Office of Study Abroad is proud to welcome Kent State University to the Webster International Network of Schools (WINS) program. Founded in 1910, Kent State’s eight-campus system supports a longstanding mission of teaching, research and public service. As Northeast Ohio’s premier public university, Kent State is also committed to global education. In an effort […]

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Film Series: “Quill: The Life of a Guide Dog” June 23-25

Film Series: “Quill: The Life of a Guide Dog” June 23-25

| June 21, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Webster University Film Series presents Quill: The Life of a Guide Dog (Sai Yoichi, 2004, Japan, 100 min) June 22 – 25, at 7:30 p.m. in the Winfred Moore Auditorium. The film is in Japanese with English subtitles. Based on a true story, the film tells the tale of a yellow Labrador Retriever guide […]

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Athletics Hires Kelly Parsley to Head Cross Country/Track Program

Athletics Hires Kelly Parsley to Head Cross Country/Track Program

| June 21, 2012 | 0 Comments

Webster University Athletics has named Kelly Parsley, a coach with 12 years experience at the collegiate and high school level, as Head Cross Country and Track & Field Coach for the men’s and women’s programs. Parsley coached men’s and women’s cross country at Lake Forest College , Ill., an NCAA III program, for four years, […]

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Global Enrollment Management Reps on St. Louis Campus

Global Enrollment Management Reps on St. Louis Campus

| June 20, 2012 | 0 Comments

Admissions representatives from across the worldwide network of campuses spent a week at the Webster University home campus for a full menu of training, meetings and updates on initiatives taking place in St. Louis. The annual Global Enrollment Management meetings are a great opportunity for Webster employees to learn from and present to their colleagues […]

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