Archive for September, 2012

Alumni and Faculty Come Together at Homecoming

Alumni and Faculty Come Together at Homecoming

| September 26, 2012 | 0 Comments

As part of Homecoming: Reunion & Parents Weekend, Sept. 28-29, a series of ten-minute “lightning talks” by faculty and classmates from the 1970s, takes place Saturday, Sept. 29, 2 – 4 p.m., in the Edward Jones Commons, East Academic Hall. “Fast forward from late night dorm and Red Carpet discussions (which went on for hours) […]

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Webster Wind Ensemble, Concert Choir and Women’s Chorus Oct. 1

Webster Wind Ensemble, Concert Choir and Women’s Chorus Oct. 1

| September 26, 2012 | 0 Comments

Webster University presents the Webster Wind Ensemble, Concert Choir and Women’s Chorus Concert Monday, Oct. 1, at 7 p.m. in the Community Music School Concert Hall. Admission is $3 for the general public and free to students, faculty and staff with valid Webster ID. The Webster University Wind Ensemble, under the direction of James A. […]

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Hilgenkamp Receives National Counseling Credential

Hilgenkamp Receives National Counseling Credential

| September 26, 2012 | 0 Comments

Kathryn Hilgenkamp, academic advisor and practicum/internship adjunct instructor for the Myrtle Beach campus location’s counseling program, has received an Approved Clinical Supervisor Credential (ACS) from the Center for Credentialing and Education (CCE). The ACS was originally started by National Board for Certified Counselors in 1997. In January 2001, the ACS was transitioned to CCE to […]

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In Their Own Words, Part 1: Global Leadership Academy Fellows

In Their Own Words, Part 1: Global Leadership Academy Fellows

| September 26, 2012 | 0 Comments

All faculty and staff (full-time and part-time) with at least one year of experience at Webster may apply for the Global Leadership Academy (www.webster.edu/leadershipacademy), which teaches the importance of leading from wherever you are within the university. With one more week to go until applications are due for the 2013 class, consider what this year’s […]

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Jonathan Kozol GLIR Event Draws Overflow Audience

Jonathan Kozol GLIR Event Draws Overflow Audience

| September 26, 2012 | 0 Comments

Monday night’s lecture by Jonathan Kozol, School of Education 2012 Global Leader in Residence, drew a crowd of close to 1,000 people to the Loretto-Hilton Center on Webster University’s home campus in St. Louis. That audience included representatives from Webster’s metropolitan, military and international campuses around the globe, all of them in St. Louis this week […]

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Lot H Closed for Homecoming; Walk to Work Day

Lot H Closed for Homecoming; Walk to Work Day

| September 26, 2012 | 0 Comments

Parking Lot H (adjacent to the University Center) on the home campus will be closed Thursday, Sept. 27, through Saturday, Sept. 29, for both the Career Fair as well as the Homecoming Carnival. Everyone is welcome to attend the Carnival, which runs 4 p.m. – 9 p.m. on Friday and 12 p.m. – 5 p.m. […]

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[Updated] Pearson House Classes Resume at Noon

[Updated] Pearson House Classes Resume at Noon

| September 26, 2012 | 0 Comments

Update as of 9:26 a.m., Sept. 26: Power has been restored to Pearson House and the building is open. Classes from noon onward will take place as scheduled. *  * * Original Notice for Webster Groves campus: Due to a downed power line caused by evening storm damage on the main campus, classes in Pearson […]

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Banned Books Read-Out Oct. 2

Banned Books Read-Out Oct. 2

| September 25, 2012 | 1 Comment

Catcher in the Rye. Of Mice and Men. Harry Potter. What’s your favorite book? Chances are that at some point in time, someone has tried to ban it. In support of the right to choose books freely, the First Year Seminar will partner with Webster University Library to celebrate National Banned Books Week with a […]

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Legal Studies Welcomes Judge Jimmie Edwards

Legal Studies Welcomes Judge Jimmie Edwards

| September 25, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Legal Studies Department welcomes St. Louis Juvenile Court Judge Jimmie Edwards, winner of the 2011 People magazine’s Hero of the Year Award, as a new adjunct faculty member. Edwards will teach the LEGL 5450-Constitutional Law course in the Fall 2, 2012 term and the LEGL 4800-Advanced Topics: Juvenile Law course in the Spring 2, […]

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Flu Vaccine Information & Area Locations

Flu Vaccine Information & Area Locations

| September 25, 2012 | 2 Comments

The St. Louis County Health Department is offering free seasonal flu vaccine to residents. The flu season extends from early October through May, so early prevention is recommended by getting your flu shot soon. Free flu vaccinations will be available at the following locations: South County Health Center, 4580 South Lindbergh Blvd., Sunset Hills, Mo. […]

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