Archive for September, 2012

Sign Up Today for Webster Works Worldwide

Sign Up Today for Webster Works Worldwide

| September 6, 2012 | 0 Comments

Reminder: Webster Works Worldwide is Wednesday, Oct. 3. There are 130 projects listed in the St. Louis Project Database (www.webster.edu/www/projects), including a few evening and weekend projects. Projects are filling up fast, so sign up today! Browse all the projects or use the search feature to look for a particular agency, type of work, zip […]

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Film Series: Sundance Prize Winner ‘5 Broken Cameras’ This Weekend

Film Series: Sundance Prize Winner ‘5 Broken Cameras’ This Weekend

| September 6, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Webster University Film Series presents 5 Broken Cameras Friday – Sunday, Sept. 7 – 9, 7:30 p.m. in the Winifred Moore Auditorium. 5 BROKEN CAMERAS (Guy Davidi & Emad Burnat, 2011, France, Israel, Palestine, 90 min.) An extraordinary work of both cinematic and political activism, the Grand Jury Prize Winner at the Sundance Film […]

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Faculty Reviews – Fall 2012

Faculty Reviews – Fall 2012

| September 6, 2012 | 0 Comments

The departments for the following faculty members have posted notice of faculty reviews during Fall 2012. Please see the instruction after each faculty member name for where to submit testimony for the review. Note: This post is updated throughout the term as notice of new reviews are received. You can find a faculty member’s name […]

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In the News: Rishe on WGN, CBS News; Browning in the Appeal; Chess in the Post

In the News: Rishe on WGN, CBS News; Browning in the Appeal; Chess in the Post

| September 5, 2012 | 0 Comments

Recent news media appearances involving Webster University include: Webster University associate professor of business and sports economics expert Patrick Rishe was featured on Chicago’s WGN radio to discuss the economics of regional cable networks’ multi-billion-dollar deals with pro sports teams. Listen to a replay of the Aug. 30 appearance here. Rishe was also on CBS […]

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Sept. 6: Raise Money for Webster Athletics & Cheer on the Gateway Grizzlies

Sept. 6: Raise Money for Webster Athletics & Cheer on the Gateway Grizzlies

| September 5, 2012 | 0 Comments

On Thursday, Sept. 6, the Gateway Grizzlies will take on the Florence Freedom at GCS Ballpark in Sauget, Ill., in the opening round of the 2012 Frontier League playoffs. The first pitch is at 6:35 p.m. Field box seat tickets are $10 each, and half of the ticket cost will be donated to Webster Athletics. […]

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Volleyball’s Kersting Selected SLIAC Athlete of the Week

Volleyball’s Kersting Selected SLIAC Athlete of the Week

| September 5, 2012 | 0 Comments

Making a splash in her debut with the Webster University volleyball team, Sam Kersting was named a St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Athlete of the Week for her performance in her first two matches as a Gorlok. Kersting, a sophomore middle hitter from Lindbergh High School (Mo.) was named the Volleyball Offensive Player of the […]

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Sept. 10: ‘Last of the Tribe’ Author Lecture & Book Signing

Sept. 10: ‘Last of the Tribe’ Author Lecture & Book Signing

| September 5, 2012 | 0 Comments

Monte Reel, author of The Last of the Tribe: The Epic Quest to Save a Lone Man in the Amazon, the 2012 Year of International Human Rights (YIHR) common reading, will speak in the Sunnen Lounge Monday, Sept. 10, at 7 p.m. His talk will be followed by a book signing, and students are encouraged […]

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Film Series: Lynch’s Mysterious ‘Blue Velvet’ Sept. 6

Film Series: Lynch’s Mysterious ‘Blue Velvet’ Sept. 6

| September 5, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Webster University Film Series presents Blue Velvet Thursday, Sept. 6 at 7:30 p.m. BLUE VELVET (David Lynch, 1986, USA, 120 min.) Blue Velvet is the third in “Everything is Fine: The Films of David Lynch,” an eight-film series. Other well-known Lynch works including Mulholland Drive and the original television pilot of Twin Peaks will be […]

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CX (CARS) Upgrade, Stabilization Period Begins Sept. 17

CX (CARS) Upgrade, Stabilization Period Begins Sept. 17

| September 5, 2012 | 0 Comments

Beginning Sept. 17, Webster will institute a University-wide, System Stabilization Period as the first step to upgrade the Jenzabar CX (CARS) server hardware. This work, part of the ERP Selection Initiative, is required to replace aged infrastructure with current technology, in accordance with the overall Information Technology (IT) Strategic Plan, and directly maps to the […]

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Fort Jackson Campus Hosts Panel on Economic Development

Fort Jackson Campus Hosts Panel on Economic Development

| September 5, 2012 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s campus location at Fort Jackson will host a panel discussion on “Economic Development in South Carolina” on Sept. 12 at 6 p.m. A panel of distinguished business leaders willing to share their expertise with Fort Jackson students and guests  includes: Thomas Prioreschi, chief executive officer, Capital Places, Columbia, S.C. Julie Norman, served as […]

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