Archive for August, 2012

Snapshot: Webster S.C. Alumni Leaders

Snapshot: Webster S.C. Alumni Leaders

| August 27, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Berkeley County Chamber of Commerce “Salute to Small Business” luncheon in August had a Webster University alumni flavor. The event at the North Charleston Convention Center recognized companies who have made outstanding accomplishments and contributions to the community. Local attendees included Webster University alumni Joe Daning (MA ’99), a South Carolina state rep; Karen […]

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In the News: GCP in Tribune; Rishe on CNN; Mobile Computing

In the News: GCP in Tribune; Rishe on CNN; Mobile Computing

| August 27, 2012 | 0 Comments

Recent news media coverage of Webster University includes: A Chicago Tribune article about the six types of courses or skill sets college students need to become better job candidate, Webster University’s new Global Citizenship Program general ed curriculum was cited under “International Studies,” noting its design around the aptitudes to compete in a global environment. […]

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Webster Volleyball Tops Pre-Season Coaches’ Poll

Webster Volleyball Tops Pre-Season Coaches’ Poll

| August 27, 2012 | 1 Comment

After regaining its St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference crown in 2011, the Webster University volleyball team is the 2012 favorite among the league coaches in the annual pre-season poll. The Gorloks took the top spot in the poll with 61 points and five first-place votes. Greenville College, who Webster defeated for the championship in 2011, […]

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Filmmaking Workshop with Directors Redmon and Sabin Aug. 25

Filmmaking Workshop with Directors Redmon and Sabin Aug. 25

| August 24, 2012 | 0 Comments

Filmmakers David Redmon and Ashley Sabin, in town this weekend for Q&A’s around the screenings of two of their films, will also present a workshop on documentary filmmaking Aug. 25 at 1 p.m. Redmond and Sabin have produced, directed, edited and photographed six feature documentaries: Mardi Gras: Made in China (2005), Kamp Katrina (2007), Intimidad […]

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Working Groups: Show Your Expertise, Volunteer by Sept. 10

Working Groups: Show Your Expertise, Volunteer by Sept. 10

| August 24, 2012 | 1 Comment

Academic Year 12-13 brings Webster University one step nearer to our 100th year – 2015. We will celebrate 100 years as an institution dedicated to providing the highest quality education to students around the world. This is also the year we have set to accomplish our stretch goals, which include growing our undergraduate student population, […]

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‘NotaBene 2012: Inclusive Excellence’ Available Online and In Print

‘NotaBene 2012: Inclusive Excellence’ Available Online and In Print

| August 24, 2012 | 1 Comment

This year the George Herbert Walker School of Business & Technology’s annual publication NotaBene 2012 is dedicated to the spirit of diversity which gives the school, its students and its alumni a competitive global advantage. You are invited to read NotaBene 2012 so you can travel around this world through the stories, the experiences and […]

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Snapshots: Webster Campuses Celebrate ‘Great College’ Honor

Snapshots: Webster Campuses Celebrate ‘Great College’ Honor

| August 23, 2012 | 0 Comments

To celebrate being named a “Great College to Work For” by The Chronicle of Higher Education for the fifth consecutive year, Webster University campus locations around the world received coffee mugs and promotional posters from Global Marketing & Communications and the Office of Special Events. Many of the campus locations held their celebrations during the week […]

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De-Stress With Free Ability Assist Benefit

De-Stress With Free Ability Assist Benefit

| August 23, 2012 | 0 Comments

For University faculty and staff members, this time of year can be exciting–but it can also be stressful. As a reminder, confidential counseling resources are available to you as a benefit-eligible employee. The Hartford’s Ability Assist program, offered by ComPsych, helps you and your family cope with life, from the daily events to the unexpected.  […]

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Campus Guidelines: Reduce, Reuse, Recycle!

Campus Guidelines: Reduce, Reuse, Recycle!

| August 23, 2012 | 0 Comments

As the new academic year begins, the Webster University Recycling program managed by the Department of Facilities Operations would like to encourage you to keep recycling on campus. Recycling items keeps them out of landfills and helps reduce the need for virgin resources. Landfill trash takes longer to biodegrade, and sometimes never breaks down naturally. […]

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Documentaries ‘Girl Model’ and ‘Downeast’ With Director Q&A Sessions

Documentaries ‘Girl Model’ and ‘Downeast’ With Director Q&A Sessions

| August 23, 2012 | 0 Comments

This weekend, the Webster University Film Series presents two documentary films by directors David Redmon and Ashley Sabin: “Girl Model” on Friday, Aug. 24 and Sunday, Aug. 26, both at 7:30 p.m.; and “Downeast” on Saturday, Aug.25 at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, Aug. 26 at 9 p.m. All showings will be held in the Winifred […]

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