Archive for July, 2012

Snapshot: Columbia, Fort Jackson Joint Graduation

Snapshot: Columbia, Fort Jackson Joint Graduation

| July 9, 2012 | 0 Comments

This year’s joint graduation ceremony for Webster University Columbia Metropolitan and Fort Jackson campus locations in South Carolina was held at the Koger Center for the Arts in Columbia, S.C., at the end of May. Pictured are graduates and administrators, left to right: Melanie Ford; Constella Hines-Zimmerman, faculty member at Fort Jackson; Veronica Reynolds; Beth […]

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Patricia McEwen Joins College of Arts & Sciences as Consultant

Patricia McEwen Joins College of Arts & Sciences as Consultant

| July 6, 2012 | 0 Comments

The College of Arts & Sciences has hired Patricia McEwen as a consultant for the 2012-13 academic year. McEwen will assist dean David Carl Wilson and Biological Sciences chair Stephanie Schroeder by facilitating partnerships throughout the St. Louis science community for the purpose of providing more opportunities for internships and jobs for Webster science students. […]

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Campus Snapshots: Scott Air Force Base Graduation, Student Union Opening

Campus Snapshots: Scott Air Force Base Graduation, Student Union Opening

| July 6, 2012 | 0 Comments

Two important events took place recently at Scott Air Force Base, Ill. Their informal graduation ceremony was held June 29 with special guest Julie Palmer, assistant professor of management with the George Herbert Walker School of Business & Technology. Another reason to celebrate was the July 2 ribbon cutting ceremony for the base’s new Student […]

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Vienna International Relations Profs Establish Working Paper Series

Vienna International Relations Profs Establish Working Paper Series

| July 6, 2012 | 0 Comments

Motivated by a “purely intellectual drive,” Webster Vienna’s head of International Relations Samuel Schubert and Vienna research professor Johannes Pollak joined together to form a new initiative, the Webster International Relations Working Paper Series. “It is our goal to establish an environment where Webster University’s research faculty have the opportunity to both test and disseminate […]

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In the News: Brasfield in NY Times on Health Care Ruling; SPICE Featured in W-K Times

In the News: Brasfield in NY Times on Health Care Ruling; SPICE Featured in W-K Times

| July 5, 2012 | 0 Comments

Recent news media coverage featuring Webster University includes: Brasfield on Supreme Court Health Care Ruling Media have turned to Webster professor of management and political science Jim Brasfield for analysis of the Supreme Court’s ruling on the landmark health care law. The most recent was The New York Times, which quoted Brasfield on Republican attempts […]

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IT Maintenance Scheduled July 13 – 15

IT Maintenance Scheduled July 13 – 15

| July 5, 2012 | 0 Comments

The next Systems maintenance window is scheduled for Friday, July 13, 10 p.m. CDT through Sunday, July 15, 3 p.m. CDT. Details of the scheduled work will be provided in advance of the window through a Connections campus announcement. Please be advised that during these maintenance windows, you can anticipate intermittent systems access, or extended […]

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Film Series: ‘Marina Abramovic: The Artist is Present’ July 6 – 9

Film Series: ‘Marina Abramovic: The Artist is Present’ July 6 – 9

| July 5, 2012 | 0 Comments

Webster University Film Series presents Marina Abramovic: The Artist is Present July 6 – 9 at 7:30 p.m. in the Winifred Moore Auditorium. MARINA ABRAMOVIĆ:  THE ARTIST IS PRESENT (Matthew Aker, 2012, USA, 105 min) Seductive, fearless, and outrageous, Marina Abramović has been redefining performance art for nearly 40 years. Using her body as a […]

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June 2012 Employee Anniversaries

June 2012 Employee Anniversaries

| July 5, 2012 | 0 Comments

The University extends its appreciation to the following individuals for their years of service: 5 Years Enrinque Armendariz, representative, Fort Bliss, Texas Christopher Rhynerson, director, Resource Planning and Budget, Finance Department Tracey Brenner, coordinator of field placements, School of Education Pamela Bryan-Williams, training and instructional design manager, Online Learning Center Roger Chapman, lab assistant, Myrtle […]

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June 2012 New Employees

June 2012 New Employees

| July 5, 2012 | 0 Comments

Featured New Employee Christiana Chekoiudjian joined Webster University in April as a part-time academic advisor in the Advising Center. Beginning Fall I, she will also be an adjunct professor in the Behavioral and Social Sciences Department, teaching Women and Gender Studies and Sociology. Christiana gained advising and teaching experience while living in Tampa, Fla., and […]

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Snapshots: Webster Groves Community 4th of July Parade

Snapshots: Webster Groves Community 4th of July Parade

| July 5, 2012 | 0 Comments

In celebrating the U.S. Independence Day, July 4, Webster University’s home campus in St. Louis was proud to participate in two events that are hallmarks of this holiday in the St. Louis community – the Webster Groves Fourth of July Parade and the downtown Fair St. Louis events. In Webster Groves, the NCAA Division III […]

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