Archive for November, 2012

Dec. 7: President and Provost’s Holiday Party for Faculty and Staff

Dec. 7: President and Provost’s Holiday Party for Faculty and Staff

| November 26, 2012 | 2 Comments

President Beth Stroble and Provost Julian Schuster invite faculty and staff to celebrate the holiday season with good friends and good cheer, Friday, Dec. 7, 4 p.m., in the Edward Jones Commons, East Academic Building. We will collect the following Holiday Wish List items for Epworth Children and Family Services: Digital cameras Personal CD & […]

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Snapshot: Humanitarian and Former ICRC Head at Webster Geneva

| November 26, 2012 | 0 Comments

Former Swiss bilateral diplomat, Secretary of State and former secretary of the European Free Trade Association (EFTA) Cornelio Sommaruga recently spoke about his life and engagement in an inspiring lecture at Webster University’s Geneva campus. He came to Webster at the invitation of Michel Veuthey, professor of International Law at Webster University Geneva and former […]

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Webster Honored with ESGR ‘Above and Beyond’ Award

| November 26, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Employers in Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR) honored Webster University with the Above and Beyond Award at their Veterans’ Day luncheon at the Missouri Athletic Club. Associate vice president Carol Adams accepted the award on behalf of the University. Webster was recognized for providing classrooms for transition assistance programs for returning Guard […]

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Webster Athletics 2013 Hall of Fame Class: Carr, Spinner, Todt

Webster Athletics 2013 Hall of Fame Class: Carr, Spinner, Todt

| November 26, 2012 | 0 Comments

Two former Webster University Gorlok student-athlete greats and one of the most respected soccer coaches in St. Louis make up the Webster Athletics 2013 Hall of Fame class. Angie Carr (women’s basketball) and Crystal (Shelton) Spinner (women’s volleyball) join Marty Todt, the Webster men’s soccer coach for the past 25 seasons, in the Hall. They […]

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French Conversation Hour Convenes Nov. 28

| November 26, 2012 | 0 Comments

Parlez-vous la langue de Molière? Perhaps your ability to speak French is getting a little rusty, or you’re planning a trip to the Geneva campus and need to brush up, or you’re trying to translate a scholarly article int0 French. Perhaps you can’t find anyone to talk to about French politics, literature or cinema. If […]

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IT Maintenance Window Scheduled Nov. 30 – Dec. 3

IT Maintenance Window Scheduled Nov. 30 – Dec. 3

| November 26, 2012 | 0 Comments

An IT Systems Maintenance window is scheduled for Friday, Nov. 30, through Monday, Dec. 3. During this time, expect intermittent access or extended unavailability of the following systems: CX (CARS) – Unavailable Friday, Nov. 30, beginning at 6 p.m. CST through Monday, Dec. 3, at 7 a.m., to install maintenance upgrade, SMO 12925. This is […]

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Nov. 29: Webster Welcomes Academy Award Winner Geena Davis

| November 26, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Webster University community is invited for a film screening and Q&A with Geena Davis, the Academy Award-winning actress and founder of the Geena Davis Institute on Gender in Media. Webster University School of Communications assistant professor Aaron AuBuchon and his video production class produced a one-minute PSA for the institute’s “Guess Who?” video and […]

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Thanksgiving Tournament Success for Webster’s Chess Team

| November 26, 2012 | 0 Comments

Members of the Webster University Susan Polgar Institute for Chess Excellence (SPICE) chess team, the number one ranked Division I college team in the U.S., again dominated a major tournament, the Thanksgiving Open held at the St. Louis Chess Club. Players at the event included eight grandmasters (GM) and nine international masters (IM). Three players […]

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UPDATE: Marletto’s Re-Opened for Lunch after Water Main Break

UPDATE: Marletto’s Re-Opened for Lunch after Water Main Break

| November 26, 2012 | 0 Comments

UPDATE, 10:24 a.m. CST, Nov. 26: Water has been restored to Maria Hall following a water main break earlier this morning. Marletto’s Marketplace will open for lunch at 11 a.m. Street repairs continue where the break occurred at Big Bend and Edgar Road. Original notice to community members at the Webster Groves campus: Due to […]

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Dean’s Service, Student Employee Awards Nominations Due Nov. 30

Dean’s Service, Student Employee Awards Nominations Due Nov. 30

| November 26, 2012 | 0 Comments

Nominations for the Dean’s Award for Service and the Outstanding Student Employee awards for Fall 2 2012 are due Friday, Nov. 30. Students at all Webster campuses can now be nominated for these awards. All recipients for both awards will be recognized for their contributions. For St. Louis area recipients, nominators are invited to attend […]

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