Archive for October, 2012

Gorlok Soccer, Volleyball Teams in SLIAC Tourneys

Gorlok Soccer, Volleyball Teams in SLIAC Tourneys

| October 30, 2012 | 0 Comments

In what has become a fall tradition, the Webster University men’s and women’s soccer teams and volleyball team will be competing in the St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SLIAC) Championships, as all three teams have qualified for the fifth year in a row. Attendance is free for Webster University students with a valid  ID.  Tickets […]

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Three Gorloks Three-Peat as SLIAC Athletes of the Week

Three Gorloks Three-Peat as SLIAC Athletes of the Week

| October 30, 2012 | 0 Comments

A trio of Gorlok athletes made it a “three-peat” as they picked up their third St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Athlete of the Week (SLIAC) selections for their outstanding play during the week of Oct. 22-28. Jenny Howard, Sam Kersting, and Brian Woodward all took home the honor. Howard, a sophomore outside hitter, was named […]

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Military Student Appreciation Breakfast Nov. 12; RSVP by Nov. 9

Military Student Appreciation Breakfast Nov. 12; RSVP by Nov. 9

| October 30, 2012 | 0 Comments

Brig. Gen. Mike Callan, associate vice president of Military and Government Programs, and the Academic Resource Center at Webster University are showing our appreciation to Webster military students and their families by inviting them to the first annual Military Appreciation Breakfast. Military students  and/or their spouses or dependents who attend Webster University can register online […]

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Snapshots & Sounds: Bond-Themed Trivia Night United Way Fundraiser

Snapshots & Sounds: Bond-Themed Trivia Night United Way Fundraiser

| October 30, 2012 | 0 Comments

“Nobody fund-raises better…” Those were the opening words Friday night from Finance’s serenade to Development and Alumni Programs, sung karaoke-style to the tune of “Nobody Does It Better.” But the words could apply to all the faculty, staff and administrative leaders who participated in this year’s Webster University campaign for the United Way of Greater […]

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CX (CARS) Upgrade and Upcoming Unavailability

CX (CARS) Upgrade and Upcoming Unavailability

| October 30, 2012 | 0 Comments

CX (CARS), including CX-Web and JICS, will be unavailable Friday, Nov. 2 at 5 p.m. (CT) through Monday, Nov. 5 at 7 a.m. (CT) to complete the final migration of Production CX to the new hardware. Migration, the final step before the new environment “goes live” next week, requires moving all CX data and system […]

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Final ‘The Electorate’ Panel Forum Tonight; Election Watch Party Nov. 6

Final ‘The Electorate’ Panel Forum Tonight; Election Watch Party Nov. 6

| October 30, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Holden Public Policy Forum’s series “The Electorate” concludes tonight at 6:30 p.m. with one final discussion of the trending topics in this election cycle. With just one week left until Election Day, our commentary promises to be vivid and varied. Whether you’ve missed the previous episodes or been watching all this fall, tune in […]

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2013 Sustainability Conference: Call for Proposals

2013 Sustainability Conference: Call for Proposals

| October 29, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Webster University Sustainability Coalition is proud to announce the second annual sustainability conference Friday and Saturday, April 12-13. David Orr, Chair of Environmental Studies at Oberlin College, is the keynote speaker for the Conference. The theme for the conference is “Sustainability: Our Common Future,” as we strive towards global citizenship as organizations and as […]

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Nov. 1: Techniques to Improve Your Memory

Nov. 1: Techniques to Improve Your Memory

| October 29, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Department of International Languages and Cultures sponsors Pascale Michelon, author of “Max your Memory” and director of The Memory Practice speaking on “Max your Memory” Thursday, Nov. 1, at 7 p.m. in the Library Conference Room. Michelon will teach and discuss practice techniques for boosting your memory. This event is made possible by the […]

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New Responsive University Website Launched

New Responsive University Website Launched

| October 29, 2012 | 1 Comment

To the Webster University Community: Since 2009, the concern for improved communications – especially the website – has been raised repeatedly. We heard you. And in 2010, we developed a communications task force to look for opportunities to improve our communications. We established Webster Today as an important internal communications vehicle. A 2011 overhaul of […]

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Panel: ‘Who Speaks for God?’ on Religion’s Influence on the Vote Nov. 1

Panel: ‘Who Speaks for God?’ on Religion’s Influence on the Vote Nov. 1

| October 29, 2012 | 0 Comments

Who Speaks For God? How Religions are Influencing the Vote The Department of Religious Studies hosts a panel examining religious groups and political affiliations on Thursday, Nov. 1, noon – 1:30 p.m., in the University Center Presentation Room. Panelists include: • Joseph Stimpfl – “Catholics’ Changing Relationships to Politics” • Chris Parr – “Poverty + Wealth, […]

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