Archive for June, 2012

Mary Krchma Retirement Reception June 14

Mary Krchma Retirement Reception June 14

| June 11, 2012 | 3 Comments

Mary Krchma is retiring from the Alumni and Development Office after 11 years of service to Webster University. Please join Mary’s colleagues and friends at a retirement reception on Thursday, June 14, 4 – 6 p.m., at the Love Foundation Alumni House, 534 Garden Ave. The following poem was included invitations sent to Webster alumni: […]

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Baseball Gorloks Join July 4 Community Days Parade

Baseball Gorloks Join July 4 Community Days Parade

| June 11, 2012 | 0 Comments

The University community is invited to join Webster’s baseball team in participating in the Webster Groves Community Days Parade on Wednesday, July 4. The University’s float will feature our amazing Gorlok baseball team, who won the NCAA regional championship, made it to the World Series for the first time in Webster history, and finished ranked […]

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Film Series: “El Dedo” (The Finger) June 12

Film Series: “El Dedo” (The Finger) June 12

| June 11, 2012 | 0 Comments

Webster University Film Series presents “The Finger” Tuesday, June 12, at 7:30 p.m. in the Winifred Moore Auditorium. Global Lens THE FINGER (El Dedo)(Sergio Teubal, 2011, Argentina, 93 min.) In 1983, after seven years under the Argentine dictatorship, democracy blossoms in an out-of-the-way village when the birth of its 501st inhabitant results in official “town” […]

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Webster Works Worldwide 2012: Save the Date, Submit an Agency

Webster Works Worldwide 2012: Save the Date, Submit an Agency

| June 11, 2012 | 2 Comments

Webster Works Worldwide (WWW) will celebrate its 18th year of providing community service on Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2012. Since WWW began in 1995, more than 24,000 volunteers have given more 106,000 hours of service to local communities Webster University serves around the world. Next month, informational packets will go out about WWW to more than […]

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Webster Wins CASE Award for Use of Social Media

Webster Wins CASE Award for Use of Social Media

| June 11, 2012 | 0 Comments

CASE has announced the winners of its national Circle of Excellence Awards program, and Webster University has once again come away with honors. Webster University was awarded a Silver Award by CASE (Council for Advancement and Support of Higher Education) for its use of social media. Here is a list of all the winners, by […]

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BOSM Students Get Glimpse of Life of D.C. Emergency Response Workers

BOSM Students Get Glimpse of Life of D.C. Emergency Response Workers

| June 11, 2012 | 0 Comments

Explosive rail cars, evacuation drills, control centers and overturned trains — all of these made for one exciting afternoon for a group of Webster University Business and Organizational Security Management (BOSM) students and faculty. The group was led by David H. Gilmore, CPP, BOSM area mentor for Webster’s National Capital Region. They toured the Carmen […]

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Snapshot: Webster Graduates at Fort Gordon, Ga.

Snapshot: Webster Graduates at Fort Gordon, Ga.

| June 11, 2012 | 0 Comments

Webster University participated in the Fort Gordon, Ga., Army Education Center Joint Commencement Exercise held June 7, 2012. Jeffrey W. Foley, Brigadier General (USA Ret), Vice President for Military and Global Affairs, Georgia Health Sciences Enterprise, presented the commencement address. Webster University graduates at Fort Gordon earned degrees in the Master of Business Administration (MBA) […]

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In the News: Rishe on Euro 12; van Marissing on Dutch Beer Cartel

In the News: Rishe on Euro 12; van Marissing on Dutch Beer Cartel

| June 8, 2012 | 0 Comments

Recent media coverage featuring Webster University faculty includes: Rishe on Euro 12 For its article on the economic impact of this month’s Euro 12 tournament, The Hollywood Reporter turned to sports economics expert Patrick Rishe, associate professor in Webster University’s George Herbert Walker School of Business & Technology. van Marissing on Dutch Beer Competition Monday, […]

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Webster University Baseball Ranked 8th in Nation

Webster University Baseball Ranked 8th in Nation

| June 8, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Webster University baseball team leaped from being unranked in the final regular season top 30 poll to being ranked eighth nationally in the American Baseball Coaches Association’s final poll of the 2012 season. The NCAA Division III Gorloks’ lofty ranking came on the heels of the team’s 5-2 record in the NCAA Tournament, including […]

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Webster Shaw AFB Chosen for SCEP Recruitment

Webster Shaw AFB Chosen for SCEP Recruitment

| June 8, 2012 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s Shaw Air Force Base campus location was recently chosen to assist in recruiting students for A Student Career Experience Program (SCEP). SCEP is an educational process that integrates college level academic study with full time work experience in cooperating employer agencies. This arrangement allows the student, through the interaction of both study and […]

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