Archive for November, 2012

Daniel Webster Society Dinner Celebrates University Donors, Honors Marilyn Fox

Daniel Webster Society Dinner Celebrates University Donors, Honors Marilyn Fox

| November 9, 2012 | 0 Comments

Webster University leaders and donors gathered Nov. 7 for the annual Daniel Webster Society dinner at the Ritz Carlton. On the menu: good cheer, a celebration of Webster, and vivid examples of just how important their support is to this global university. The society honored longtime supporter and University board member Marilyn Fox with the […]

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Working Group Co-Chairs Appointed: Kick-off meetings to be announced

Working Group Co-Chairs Appointed: Kick-off meetings to be announced

| November 9, 2012 | 0 Comments

From the Office of the Provost and Senior Vice President: Co-chairs have been appointed to seven working groups established by President Beth Stroble and Provost & Senior Vice President Julian Schuster. As announced earlier this semester, the working groups will provide recommendations on areas of critical interest to Webster. The original six groups have been […]

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Student and Faculty Academic Services Unavailable Saturday, Nov. 10

Student and Faculty Academic Services Unavailable Saturday, Nov. 10

| November 9, 2012 | 0 Comments

Student and Faculty Academic Services (e.g, student registration, faculty grading, etc.) will be unavailable Saturday, Nov. 10, noon to midnight CST. Information Technology, along with Jenzabar and other vendors, will implement a solution to the communications issue between Academic Services and CX (CARS) that surfaced during the final migration of CX to its new hardware. […]

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Webster Wind Ensemble Performs Nov. 26

Webster Wind Ensemble Performs Nov. 26

| November 8, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Webster University Wind Ensemble presents “The Music of . . . ,” directed by James A. Martin, on Monday, Nov. 26, at 7 p.m. in the Community Music School. Admission for the general public is $3 and free to faculty, staff and students with valid Webster ID. The repertoire ranges from two transcriptions of […]

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Webster’s Conservatory Theatre Co-Presents Play Reading in Honor of Women Veterans

Webster’s Conservatory Theatre Co-Presents Play Reading in Honor of Women Veterans

| November 8, 2012 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s Conservatory of Theatre Arts, in collaboration with NoPassport theatre alliance and press, proudly presents a staged reading of SPARK by Caridad Svich. The free performance takes place Tuesday, Nov. 20, at 6:30 p.m. in the Conservatory Spaces, 17 S. Old Orchard Ave., St. Louis, Mo., 63119. To reserve tickets or get additional information, […]

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WorldQuest, High School Academic Competition on Campus Nov. 13

WorldQuest, High School Academic Competition on Campus Nov. 13

| November 8, 2012 | 0 Comments

Webster University and the World Affairs Council of St. Louis are co-sponsoring the 11th Annual High School WorldQuest competition on Tuesday, Nov. 13, at 6 p.m. in the Grant Gymnasium. With nearly 40 area high schools participating, this event will draw close to 160 students and 200 spectators to the home campus. The event is […]

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Follow the Webster University Gorloks in NCAA Regional Action

Follow the Webster University Gorloks in NCAA Regional Action

| November 8, 2012 | 0 Comments

Friday, Nov. 9, is the NCAA Division III first round date for Webster University men’s and women’s soccer, and women’s volleyball. All three teams will be playing on the road in Illinois against Chicago-area opponents after winning their SLIAC tournament championships. Gorlok fans can follow the action for all three contests either through live stats […]

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‘The Journal’ Student Newspaper, Photo Editor Win Pacemaker Awards

‘The Journal’ Student Newspaper, Photo Editor Win Pacemaker Awards

| November 8, 2012 | 1 Comment

The online news section of The Journal, Webster University’s student newspaper, received an Online Pacemaker Award at the ACP/CMA National College Media Convention. The publication is a Pacemaker winner in the 5,000 undergraduate enrollment and fewer section, along with four other online collegiate news sources. The Journal was first selected as one of 55 finalists […]

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Deadlines Extended for Messing Award, Faculty Research Grants: Due Nov. 30

Deadlines Extended for Messing Award, Faculty Research Grants: Due Nov. 30

| November 8, 2012 | 0 Comments

Reminder: Webster University’s Office of the Provost and Senior Vice President and Office of Academic Affairs are accepting faculty nominations for the 2013 Messing Faculty Award [PDF] and 2012-2013 Faculty Research Grants [PDF]. The Messing Faculty Award is presented to a full-time faculty member for summer activity which will strengthen the curriculum of his/her department […]

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Director of First Year Seminars Applications Due Nov. 26

Director of First Year Seminars Applications Due Nov. 26

| November 7, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Global Citizenship Program Committee seeks applicants for Director of First Year Seminars to serve a three-year term beginning May 2013. The Director of First Year Seminars will: Provide leadership for First-Year Seminars, including quality and continuous improvement (assessment), service and experiential learning opportunities, and other components of the program, working collaboratively with the Director […]

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