Archive for August, 2012

Celebrate the University Center’s 20th Anniversary Sept. 26

Celebrate the University Center’s 20th Anniversary Sept. 26

| August 31, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Webster University Center will celebrate its 20th anniversary Wednesday, Sept. 26, 11 a.m. – 1 p.m., to coincide with the week of Homecoming. The University Center opened to the Webster campus in the fall of 1992, with its grand opening taking place in September of that year. The celebration will feature an outdoor party […]

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Webster Thailand Certified ‘Excellent’ by ONESQA

Webster Thailand Certified ‘Excellent’ by ONESQA

| August 31, 2012 | 1 Comment

Webster University’s Thailand campus has been certified as “Excellent” by Thailand’s Office for National Education Standards and Quality Assessment. This places Webster University Thailand among an elite group of universities in Thailand—less than 10 percent—who have achieved these quality assurance standards. “The achievement is tremendous,” said Ratish Thakur, rector at Webster Thailand. “We underwent a […]

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Human Rights Film Festival Opens with ‘Reel Injun’ Sept. 4

Human Rights Film Festival Opens with ‘Reel Injun’ Sept. 4

| August 31, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Institute for Human Rights & Humanitarian Studies kicks off its annual Human Rights Film Festival Tuesday, Sept. 4 with the screening of Reel Injun by Cree filmmaker Neil Diamond. The film screens at 7 p.m. in the Winifred Moore Auditorium and is free and open to the public. The Human Rights Film Festival will […]

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Professional Development Workshops Sept. 12, 27

Professional Development Workshops Sept. 12, 27

| August 31, 2012 | 0 Comments

Enrollment Management hosts two professional development events in September: Sept. 12 – How to Create a Standard Operating Procedure (SOP), 1 – 3 p.m., Sverdrup room 122. Each participant should bring a minimum of one process to document. A template will be shared at the start of class. Sept. 27 – Joan Finder, Chrissy Gilbert, […]

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Snapshot: Delta Mu Delta Professional Development Seminar

Snapshot: Delta Mu Delta Professional Development Seminar

| August 31, 2012 | 0 Comments

The third in a series of free professional workshops for Delta Mu Delta members and students was presented at the Webster University Orlando metropolitan campus location Aug. 27. Webster alumnus Steve Urquhart ’11, manager of organization development and strategic planning at the Orange County Clerk of Courts, facilitated “Putting Social Media to Work for your […]

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Sept. 24: Jazz Concert Highlights the Music of Pat Metheny

Sept. 24: Jazz Concert Highlights the Music of Pat Metheny

| August 31, 2012 | 0 Comments

Webster University presents “Have You Heard” — a jazz concert dedicated to the music of Grammy Award-winning guitarist and composer Pat Metheny on Monday, Sept. 24, at 7 p.m. in the Winifred Moore Auditorium. Formed in 2010 by guitarist Tom Byrne, the band is made up of seasoned veterans of the St. Louis music scene. […]

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Snapshots: Charleston Alumni Family Night with the RiverDogs

Snapshots: Charleston Alumni Family Night with the RiverDogs

| August 30, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Charleston Alumni Association Chapter held its annual Alumni Family Night with the RiverDogs Aug. 17. The RiverDogs are a Single-A baseball team that has operated in Charleston since 1980 in the South Atlantic League. The family event, which included America’s pastime and fireworks too, was the last sporting event of the alumni season for […]

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What To Do: On-Campus Safety Tips, Resources

What To Do: On-Campus Safety Tips, Resources

| August 30, 2012 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s home campus in Webster Groves, Mo., is situated within a safe community with relatively low crime rates. Still, it is important to know that the success of the University’s crime prevention program lies not only with institutional efforts to minimize criminal activity on campus, but also with students and employees taking ownership of […]

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Film Series: ‘Remembering Chris Marker’ this Weekend

Film Series: ‘Remembering Chris Marker’ this Weekend

| August 30, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Webster University Film Series presents “Time & Again – Remembering Chris Marker” Aug. 31 – Sept. 2. The three-film series screens each night in the Moore Auditorium. LA JETÉE (1962, France, 28 min) Marker’s most famous film, La Jetée is also one of the most influential, radical science-fiction films ever made, a tale of […]

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Snapshots: Involvement & Community Service Fair

Snapshots: Involvement & Community Service Fair

| August 30, 2012 | 0 Comments

Webster University organizations, departments and friends gathered in the Grant Gym at the St. Louis campus Aug. 29 to share information, recruit volunteers and members and invite students to get involved. To see more Involvement & Community Service Fair photos, go to the album on Webster’s Facebook page.

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