Archive for October, 2012

In the International News: Le Quang & SPICE in Vietnam; Rishe in Portuguese-Language Media

In the International News: Le Quang & SPICE in Vietnam; Rishe in Portuguese-Language Media

| October 29, 2012 | 2 Comments

Recent global news media mentioning Webster University includes: Webster University business professor Patrick Rishe‘s estimation on just how much Armstrong has to lose in endorsement earnings from his fall from grace (the article originally appeared in Bloomberg Businessweek) was included in a Portuguese-language article on Globo.com. *  *  * The Vietnamese mainstream media is covering […]

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Students, Faculty Excel in State Music Competition

Students, Faculty Excel in State Music Competition

| October 29, 2012 | 1 Comment

Webster University was well represented at the National Association of Teachers of Singing (NATS) Missouri state competition on Friday and Saturday, Oct. 26 and 27. Of the 18 students who attended, 14 progressed to the semifinal round. Freshman Connor Scott, junior Lauren Honz and junior Dominic Mendoza received honorable mention in their categories. Caroline Camp, […]

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In the News: SPICE Cup in NY Times; Akande on Holiday Sales; Rishe on David Stern

In the News: SPICE Cup in NY Times; Akande on Holiday Sales; Rishe on David Stern

| October 29, 2012 | 0 Comments

Recent news media coverage of Webster University includes: Dylan Loeb McClain’s article on young chess champions in the New York Times mentions the recent SPICE Cup held at Webster University by Webster’s Susan Polgar Institute for Chess Excellence. The article also examines SPICE Cup champion Maxime Vachier-Lagrave’s win over Georg Meier, the Webster sophomore and […]

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Survey Response Requested: ACE Internationalization Laboratory

Survey Response Requested: ACE Internationalization Laboratory

| October 29, 2012 | 0 Comments

From the Office of the Provost & Senior Vice President/Office of Academic Affairs: The ACE Internationalization Laboratory is completing the work of gathering input from stakeholders on various international activities of the University. The goal of the Laboratory is to inventory and analyze the University’s diverse activities related to internationalization and to develop and propose […]

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National Capital Region Campuses Closed due to Sandy

National Capital Region Campuses Closed due to Sandy

| October 29, 2012 | 0 Comments

Fort Belvoir, Andrews Air Force Base and Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling are among the bases closed Monday, Oct. 29, due to Hurricane Sandy’s approach to the U.S. Atlantic coast. All classes at Washington, D.C., area Webster University campus locations are closed Monday. Visit the Webster University – National Capital Region Facebook page for further updates.

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Annual Benefits, Open Enrollment & Wellness Opportunities

Annual Benefits, Open Enrollment & Wellness Opportunities

| October 26, 2012 | 0 Comments

Notice to Full-Time Benefit Eligible Faculty and Staff Concerning Annual Benefits Open Enrollment and Wellness Opportunities 2013 Benefits Open Enrollment begins Thursday, Nov. 1, and concludes Thursday, Nov. 15. Enrollment packets were mailed last week, so you should have received or will soon receive a mailing at your home address providing an overview of 2013 […]

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Snapshots: School of Communications 2012 Internship Expo

Snapshots: School of Communications 2012 Internship Expo

| October 26, 2012 | 0 Comments

The School of Communications hosted an Internship Expo in the University Center for all degree programs Thursday, Oct. 25, providing a forum for students to meet and interact with St. Louis employers who are offering internships. Thirty-eight organizations, including St. Louis magazine, KMOX radio, and KTVI/KPLR television network offered more than 100 internships at the […]

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Resubmit Employee Spotlight Nomination Forms

Resubmit Employee Spotlight Nomination Forms

| October 26, 2012 | 0 Comments

Due to a technical issue with the online form, recently submitted nominations for the Employee Spotlight Award could not be accessed. We apologize for the inconvenience, but request that you resubmit any recent nominations you have submitted. The Employee Spotlight Award recognizes and rewards two staff members each month for their day-to-day contributions and outstanding […]

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Film Series: ‘Ornette: Made in America’ Oct. 26-28

Film Series: ‘Ornette: Made in America’ Oct. 26-28

| October 25, 2012 | 0 Comments

Webster University Film Series presents Ornette: Made in America Oct. 26 – 28 at 7:30 p.m. in the Moore Auditorium. ORNETTE: MADE IN AMERICA (Shirley Clarke, 1983, USA, 77 min.) This documentary captures the inner life of artist-innovator Ornette Coleman and his evolution over three decades. Returning home to Fort Worth, Texas, in 1983 as […]

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Human Rights Speaker Oct. 29: Constantine on Stateless People

Human Rights Speaker Oct. 29: Constantine on Stateless People

| October 25, 2012 | 0 Comments

Greg Constantine, an award-winning photojournalist currently based in Southeast Asia, will discuss the human rights issue of statelessness during a visit to Webster University Monday, Oct. 29. Constantine’s work documents the plight of the stateless, or those who lack legal nationality to any country in the world. His most recent project, Nowhere People, documents the […]

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