Archive for July, 2012

Snapshots: Campus Tour Video Project

Snapshots: Campus Tour Video Project

| July 20, 2012 | 1 Comment

Assistant director of admission Lilo Whitener-Fey has been overseeing a campus tour video project this summer, working with student Jonathon Musgrave as well as several campus Gorlok Guides. Here are a few snapshots of the project taken by student Jerod Welker, who is currently working in the Global Marketing & Communications Office.

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Registration Open for Reunion & Parents Weekend 2012

Registration Open for Reunion & Parents Weekend 2012

| July 20, 2012 | 0 Comments

Registration is open for Webster’s 2012 Homecoming Reunion and Parents Weekend Sept. 28 and 29 when alumni, parents, students and guests will flock to the Webster Groves campus. Everyone is welcome to enjoy the carnival, flag football game, art exhibits, jazz, receptions and the Alumni Celebration Gala at Sunset Country Club on Saturday night, Sept. […]

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Webster Alumnus Col. Gadson Assumes Command of 47,000 at Fort Belvoir

Webster Alumnus Col. Gadson Assumes Command of 47,000 at Fort Belvoir

| July 20, 2012 | 2 Comments

Webster University alumnus Col. Gregory Gadson assumed command of Fort Belvoir in Virginia last month. According to the U.S. Army, Gadson is the first double amputee assigned to command a major U.S. military installation. At Fort Belvoir he will oversee a 47,000-troop garrison currently in its 100th year of service. Gadson earned his master’s degree […]

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Classic French Film Festival July 14 – 31

Classic French Film Festival July 14 – 31

| July 20, 2012 | 0 Comments

Cinema St. Louis presents a Classic Film Festival at Webster University July 14 – 31 in the Moore Auditorium: • Children of Paradise (Les enfants du paradis), Friday, July 13, 7 p.m. • The Italian Straw Hat (Un chapeau de paille dÍtalie), Saturday, July 14, 7 p.m. • Summer aka The Green Ray (Le rayon […]

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2012-13 Parking Permits Available Now

2012-13 Parking Permits Available Now

| July 20, 2012 | 0 Comments

Parking permits for 2012-13 are available for pick up at the Public Safety Office, 572 Garden Ave., at the east end of the Garden Park Plaza. If you want the same type of permit you had last year, you only need to fill out a parking permit form. It won’t be necessary to fill out […]

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Summer Study: Webster Vienna Students Shoot Film in Belgium, France

Summer Study: Webster Vienna Students Shoot Film in Belgium, France

| July 19, 2012 | 4 Comments

As part of a production course in the School of Communications, students from Webster University’s Vienna campus embarked on a 10-day trip to produce a half-hour long narrative film. During their “Creative Media Projects” class in the summer 2012 term, faculty members Holger Lang and Elisabeth-Zoe Knass organized the shooting of the production based on […]

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IT Service Desk Summer Hours Extended

IT Service Desk Summer Hours Extended

| July 19, 2012 | 0 Comments

Beginning Sunday, July 22, the IT Service Desk will extend its support hours. Hours of operation will be: • Sunday – 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. • Monday through Friday – 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. • Saturday – 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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Snapshots: Global Citizenship Program Summer Collaboratory

Snapshots: Global Citizenship Program Summer Collaboratory

| July 19, 2012 | 0 Comments

This month members of the Webster University community are gathering in the East Academic Building to learn from experts about high-impact practices and integrative learning, and to collaborate with one another about the many opportunities the Global Citizenship Program offers for us to develop a signature program for Webster and our undergraduate students. The three-day […]

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Snapshot: Fairchild AFB Commencement Draws Grads from Far and Wide

Snapshot: Fairchild AFB Commencement Draws Grads from Far and Wide

| July 19, 2012 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s Fairchild Air Force Base campus commencement ceremony was held June 15 at the Lincoln Center in downtown Spokane. Also participating were Southern Illinois University and Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University. There was a combined total of 38 graduates, 18 from Webster, and approximately 250 guests in attendance. Television personality Mark Peterson, co-anchor of Good Morning […]

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News Around Webster: Akande and “Techguerilla”; AuBuchon on Mondo Movies

News Around Webster: Akande and “Techguerilla”; AuBuchon on Mondo Movies

| July 19, 2012 | 0 Comments

News and professional updates from around Webster University: The work of Benjamin Akande, dean of Webster University’s George Herbert Walker School of Business & Technology, and the work of the University overall drew praise recently from “techguerilla” Matt Ridings, who was part of the recent Social Media 101 Business Bootcamp hosted by Webster’s Office of […]

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