Archive for October, 2012

Working Groups Forming: 300+ Faculty and Staff Volunteer

Working Groups Forming: 300+ Faculty and Staff Volunteer

| October 10, 2012 | 0 Comments

In their Fall Convocation remarks Aug. 16, President Beth Stroble and Provost & Senior Vice President Julian Schuster called for faculty and staff to “pick up the baton” and volunteer to serve on six working groups during this academic year. The six working groups will provide recommendations on areas of critical interest to Webster: Recruitment, […]

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New Community for Faculty Learning: Teaching Effective Communications Oct. 24

New Community for Faculty Learning: Teaching Effective Communications Oct. 24

| October 10, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Faculty Development Center announces the formation of a new faculty learning community, Teaching Effective Communications. We invite all Webster faculty to join our first meeting, Wednesday, Oct. 24, 3 – 4:30 p.m., at the Faculty Development Center within Emerson Library, room 420. The learning community will serve as a group of faculty from all […]

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‘Big Fat LGBT Show of Shows’ Comes to Sunnen Lounge on Oct. 11

‘Big Fat LGBT Show of Shows’ Comes to Sunnen Lounge on Oct. 11

| October 10, 2012 | 0 Comments

“The Big Fat LGBT Everything You Need to Know Show of Shows” comes to Webster University Thursday, Oct. 11, 4:30 p.m., in the University Center Sunnen Lounge as part of the Cross-Cultural Engagement Conference. The free performance is a production of That Uppity Theatre Company. The award-winning theater company was founded by Joan Lipkin, BA’ […]

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Film Series: ‘Mulholland Drive’ Last in Lynch Series Oct. 11

Film Series: ‘Mulholland Drive’ Last in Lynch Series Oct. 11

| October 10, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Webster University Film Series presents Mulholland Drive, the last of eight in the Everything Is Fine: The Films of David Lynch series. The screening will be Thursday, Oct. 11, 7:30 p.m., in the Moore Auditorium. MULHOLLAND DRIVE (David Lynch, 2001, USA, 147 min.) Originally intended for TV, Mulholland Drive, Lynch’s characteristically bizarre noir focuses […]

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Faculty Web Grading Instructions, Fall 2012

Faculty Web Grading Instructions, Fall 2012

| October 10, 2012 | 0 Comments

Instructions for Fall 2012 web grading from Donna Gilmore, assistant registrar: Begin at Webster’s home page (www.webster.edu) Log on to your Connections Account Click on the Faculty tab Click on the word “here” in the Faculty Academic Services box Enter your Connections User Name and Password and click OK. Set Options: Select graduate program to […]

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Emergency Broadcast Testing on Webster Groves Campus; Feedback Survey

Emergency Broadcast Testing on Webster Groves Campus; Feedback Survey

| October 10, 2012 | 1 Comment

Monday, Oct. 15, through Thursday, Oct. 18, Information Technology and Public Safety will test the phone-based emergency broadcast system at the Webster Groves campus each afternoon to ensure their reliability in the event of an actual emergency. What to Expect At the start of each test, phones in the test area will display a text […]

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Undergrad Professional Writing Certificate Available Online

Undergrad Professional Writing Certificate Available Online

| October 9, 2012 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s 18-hour undergraduate certificate in professional writing will be available online beginning in Spring 2013. This certificate is designed to give students in all majors the broad-based writing, research, and editing skills they need to shine in any profession or field, whether they aspire to careers in politics, music, human resource management, audio engineering, […]

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WSA Luncheon Oct. 18: ‘What We Can Do for Webster,’ with Admissions Office

WSA Luncheon Oct. 18: ‘What We Can Do for Webster,’ with Admissions Office

| October 9, 2012 | 1 Comment

We’ve all been there: A phone call, a walk-in, or even another staff member may inquire about a department or an individual who they were told could help, only to discover that: 1.) They have been transferred to the wrong department or 2.) The person no longer works for the University or 3.) You both […]

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Save the Date: Homecoming 2013 Set for Sept. 27 & 28

Save the Date: Homecoming 2013 Set for Sept. 27 & 28

| October 9, 2012 | 0 Comments

Webster’s Homecoming: Reunion and Parents Weekend next year will take place Sept. 27 & 28. More information on events and activities will be made public in late spring. If your department would like to hold an event during Homecoming weekend, please contact Billy Ratz at ratzwil@webster.edu prior to May 1.

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National Capital Region Hosts ‘The Woman Manager’ Panel

National Capital Region Hosts ‘The Woman Manager’ Panel

| October 9, 2012 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s National Capital Region campus locations recently hosted “The Woman Manager,” a panel session that addressed what it really takes to be a successful woman manager in 2012. The Washington, D.C., area event was organized and assembled by Webster’s Gigi Blake, professor of Business and Organizational Security Management, and was attended by the Webster […]

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