Archive for October, 2012

Multi-Campus Alum Thanks Fort Jackson Director with U.S. Flag Flown in Iraq

Multi-Campus Alum Thanks Fort Jackson Director with U.S. Flag Flown in Iraq

| October 25, 2012 | 4 Comments

A U.S. flag flown in Iraq during Operation New Dawn was presented to Vince Stovall, graduate director of the Webster Fort Jackson campus location, by a thankful Webster alumna. The honor was initiated by Webster alumna Maj. Mary Smith. The certificate reads: Let it be known that this American flag was flown on the sixteenth […]

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Global Leader in Residence Yolanda Kakabadse Returns to Webster

Global Leader in Residence Yolanda Kakabadse Returns to Webster

| October 25, 2012 | 0 Comments

Webster University and the Office of Corporate Partnerships welcome the return of Yolanda Kakabadse, president of the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) International, and inaugural Global Leader in Residence in the George Herbert Walker School of Business & Technology. Kakabadse’s first visit to the St. Louis campus in April 2012 featured lectures and interaction with Webster […]

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In the News: Rishe on Lance Armstrong; Webster Chess in Vietnam

In the News: Rishe on Lance Armstrong; Webster Chess in Vietnam

| October 25, 2012 | 0 Comments

Recent news media mentioning Webster University includes: Bloomberg Businessweek’s coverage of the economics of the Lance Armstrong affair starts with Webster University business professor Patrick Rishe‘s estimation on just how much Armstrong has to lose in endorsement earnings from his fall from grace. “To think that he would be able to make $15-$20 million annually […]

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BFA Dance Concert II: ‘Something About Women’ Nov. 1-3

BFA Dance Concert II: ‘Something About Women’ Nov. 1-3

| October 24, 2012 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s Department of Dance presents the Bachelor of Fine Arts concert, “Something About Women,” Nov. 1 – 3, on Stage III in Webster Hall. Thursday and Friday performances take place at 7:30 p.m., and Saturday’s at 2 p.m. Admission is free, however donations will be accepted. Senior dance majors Carly Niehaus, Lorraine ‘Rain’ Stippec, […]

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Updates to Global Citizenship Program Advising Materials

Updates to Global Citizenship Program Advising Materials

| October 24, 2012 | 0 Comments

To prepare advisors to help their freshman BA/BS advisees plan for Spring 2013 classes, the Academic Advising Center has prepared video tutorials and worksheets and course lists. Academic Advising is also evaluating transfer credit for Global Citizenship Program (GCP) applicability on the basis of guidelines approved by the Global Citizenship Program Committee.  Unofficial worksheets will soon […]

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Reflective Teaching Community: ‘Motivating Students’ Nov. 9

Reflective Teaching Community: ‘Motivating Students’ Nov. 9

| October 24, 2012 | 0 Comments

Please join us for the next meeting of the Reflective Teaching Community where we will discuss Motivating Students. All Webster faculty who are interested in sharing their teaching experiences and learning from their colleagues are encouraged to come. The meeting takes place Friday, Nov. 9, noon – 1 p.m., in the Faculty Development Center (room […]

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‘St. Looey Chamber Blitz’ Features Euclid Quartet Nov. 9-11

‘St. Looey Chamber Blitz’ Features Euclid Quartet Nov. 9-11

| October 24, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Community Music School of Webster University welcomes the Euclid Quartet for a repeat appearance as String Quartet-in-Residence at its 5th annual “St. Looey Chamber Blitz,” presented as part of the Preparatory Program, on Saturday, Nov. 10, at 7:30 p.m., in the Community Music School. The concert is free and open to the public. The […]

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Charleston: 17th Annual Business Education Summit

Charleston: 17th Annual Business Education Summit

| October 24, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Education Foundation of the Charleston (S.C.) County Chamber of Commerce presented the 17th Annual Business Education Summit at Trident Technical College on Oct. 23. The Business Education Summit convenes educators and leaders from the business community to discuss significant issues regarding the preparation of today’s students for tomorrow’s workforce. The summit’s keynote speaker was […]

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SLIAC Athletes of the Week: Gorlok Sextuplet

SLIAC Athletes of the Week: Gorlok Sextuplet

| October 23, 2012 | 0 Comments

For Webster University Athletics, six was a serious number this week as a record high number of student athletes were named St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SLIAC) Athletes of the Week. Six Gorloks received the honor for the week of Oct. 15-21 as both soccer teams moved into first place, one runner set a school […]

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Michel Agier Speaks on ‘Humanitarian Government’ Oct. 29

Michel Agier Speaks on ‘Humanitarian Government’ Oct. 29

| October 23, 2012 | 0 Comments

The College of Arts & Sciences and the Department of International Languages & Cultures presents Michel Agier speaking on “Humanitarian Government as the Postcolonial and Compassionate Side of Globalization” Monday, Oct. 29, at noon in the Emerson Library Conference Room. The lecture will be in English, followed by Q&A in French and English. Agier is […]

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