Archive for September, 2012

Reflective Teaching Community Meeting Sept. 28

Reflective Teaching Community Meeting Sept. 28

| September 24, 2012 | 0 Comments

Please join us for the next meeting of the Reflective Teaching Community where we will discuss Taking Risks in Learning. All Webster faculty who are interested in sharing their teaching experiences and learning from their colleagues are encouraged to come. Time/Place: Friday, Sept. 28, noon – 1 p.m., Faculty Development Center (room 420, Emerson Library) […]

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Webster Student a Delegate to 2012 DNC

Webster Student a Delegate to 2012 DNC

| September 24, 2012 | 1 Comment

Kasey Summerville, a student in the MA Management and Leadership program at the Webster University Little Rock metro campus location, recently served as an Arkansas delegate to the 2012 Democratic National Convention. Summerville is currently in her fourth term as Clark County (Ark.) Assessor and is president of the Arkansas Democratic Black Caucus. Additionally, she […]

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Webster University Completes Comprehensive Master Plan

Webster University Completes Comprehensive Master Plan

| September 21, 2012 | 1 Comment

Webster has released its comprehensive Webster Groves campus master plan. The plan builds on feedback from the City of Webster Groves and community members dating back to 2010. Developed over the past year with the internationally known planning and urban design firm Sasaki & Associates, the plan establishes a 15- to 20-year vision that will […]

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Walker-Said on Corporate Social Responsibility & Human Rights Sept. 26

Walker-Said on Corporate Social Responsibility & Human Rights Sept. 26

| September 21, 2012 | 0 Comments

Webster University Lentz Fellow in Peace Studies and Human Rights, Charlotte Walker-Said, presents “Corporate Social Responsibility and Human Rights: Achieving Peace Through Economic Development,” Sept. 26, 5 p.m., in the Emerson Library Conference Room. Sponsored by the Institute for Human Rights and Humanitarian Studies, the event is free and open to the public. The recent […]

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Gorlok Bucks Program Now Open to Faculty and Staff

Gorlok Bucks Program Now Open to Faculty and Staff

| September 21, 2012 | 3 Comments

Campus Dining announces the Gorlok Bucks program is now open to faculty and staff. Gorlok Bucks can be used in Marletto’s Marketplace and other on-campus dining facilities, saving you 10 percent and sales tax. To take advantage of the Gorlok Bucks program, take your Webster ID card to the campus dining office and make a […]

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In the News: G.I. Jobs Honor; van Marissing on Antitrust; Rishe’s NHL Lockout Coverage

In the News: G.I. Jobs Honor; van Marissing on Antitrust; Rishe’s NHL Lockout Coverage

| September 20, 2012 | 0 Comments

Recent news media coverage featuring Webster University includes: Webster University Leiden director and professor Jean-Paul van Marissing was featured with a photo in Vastgoed Adviseur (page 29), a major real estate magazine in the Netherlands, on the topic of an antitrust investigation initiated by the Dutch Competition Authority. In the interview he says the Dutch […]

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Film Series: Garage Punk Documentary ‘Better Than Something’

Film Series: Garage Punk Documentary ‘Better Than Something’

| September 20, 2012 | 0 Comments

Webster University Film Series presents Better Than Something: Jay Reatard Friday-Sunday, Sept. 21-23, 7:30 p.m. in the Moore Auditorium. BETTER THAN SOMETHING: JAY REATARD (Alex Hammond & Ian Markiewicz, 2011, USA, 89 min.) A feature documentary about the controversial and prolific garage rock icon Jimmy Lee Lindsey Jr, better known to the world as Jay […]

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Snapshot: Charleston’s Health & Education Fair

Snapshot: Charleston’s Health & Education Fair

| September 20, 2012 | 0 Comments

The 15th annual Bosch Health and Education Fair was held Monday, Sept. 13 at the Charleston Metro & Joint Base campus locations in Charleston, S.C. Also participating in the health and education fair were Dean Grossman, military coordinator at Joint Base Charleston; Gary Jolly (MA’98) George Herbert Walker School of Business & Technology graduate program […]

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Snapshots: 2012 Wellness Fair

Snapshots: 2012 Wellness Fair

| September 20, 2012 | 0 Comments

Webster’s first annual Wellness Fair for students, faculty and staff took place Sept. 19  in the University Center and Quad. A full lineup of wellness activities and demonstrations were available, including health screenings; CPR; personal, CrossFit and “beach body” training; sustainability; healthy treats; informal basketball and volleyball and Webster alumnus guest speaker Anthony Reed. Click […]

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National Coming Out Day Speaker: Kye Allums, Transgender NCAA Athlete

National Coming Out Day Speaker: Kye Allums, Transgender NCAA Athlete

| September 20, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Multicultural Center and International Student Affairs (MCISA) hosts a special guest speaker to recognize National Coming Out Day next month. Cup of Culture – Kye Allums: The Transition Tour Tuesday, Oct. 9, 12 p.m. University Center – Sunnen Lounge While attending George Washington University, Kye Allums made history by coming out as the first […]

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