Archive for November, 2012

Webster Faculty’s ‘Big Bang’ Presentation Part of Vienna Month of Photography

Webster Faculty’s ‘Big Bang’ Presentation Part of Vienna Month of Photography

| November 20, 2012 | 0 Comments

Vienna is celebrating “The Month of Photography: Eyes on” and is currently offering hundreds of exhibit sites and a number of fascinating events in conjunction with this cultural/visual cornucopia. On Saturday, Nov. 24, 2012, there will be an international symposium (9:30 am to 5 p.m.) “Materialität/Immaterialität in der Fotografie” at the MUSA Museum Startgalerie Artothek, Feldergasse […]

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Human Rights Speaker: Andrew Jolivette, Tribal Historian for Atakapa-Ishak Nation

| November 19, 2012 | 0 Comments

Join the Multicultural Center and International Student Affairs on Thursday, Nov. 29, at 7 p.m. in the University Center Sunnen Lounge for guest speaker Andrew Jolivette. The MCISA welcomes Jolivette in honor of World AIDS Day and the Year of International Human Rights (YIHR) focusing on the rights of indigenous peoples and stateless persons. Professor […]

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In the News: Webster University in Oman, Vietnam Press

In the News: Webster University in Oman, Vietnam Press

| November 19, 2012 | 0 Comments

Recent news media coverage of Webster University has a decidedly international bent: Webster Delegation in Oman The English-language Oman Tribune highlights a recent visit to Muscat, Oman, by Webster University leaders to further explore international higher education opportunities in the country. The article notes the many Webster University alumni who hail from Oman, and President […]

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Webster University Awarded Coca-Cola Campus Bin Grant

| November 19, 2012 | 0 Comments

This fall, individual dorm rooms in West and Maria Halls were furnished with portable, six-gallon multi-recycler bins – in bright Coca-Cola red – as part of a joint program between Keep America Beautiful (KAB), the College and University Recycling Coalition (CURC), and Coca Cola. Webster University received 280 bins, which have been placed in the […]

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Explore Short-Term Study Abroad Nov. 27: Walker Global Hybrid Course FAQ Webinar

| November 19, 2012 | 0 Comments

Thinking about taking a Walker Global Hybrid Course, but have lots of questions? Join representatives from Advising and the George Herbert Walker School of Business & Technology for a webinar Nov. 27 to answer questions on these unique travel courses, which offer unmatched educational experiences — and are designed to fit a working professional’s busy […]

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Vienna Alumni Symposium: ‘Corporate Social Responsibility: Morality or Necessity?’

| November 19, 2012 | 0 Comments

Corporate Social Responsibility has been a hot topic in business over the last few years, so it made a perfect point of discussion when Webster University Vienna welcomed six guest speakers and 150 guests to the beautiful Palais Eschenbach for the 5th Annual Webster Vienna Alumni Symposium. Many refer to the topic simply as “CSR” […]

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Department of Music December Events

| November 19, 2012 | 0 Comments

Woodwind Chamber Ensemble in Concert, Saturday, Dec. 1, 7 p.m., in the Thompson Building Recital Hall. The event is free and open to the public. Webster University’s Woodwind Chamber Ensemble presents a concert of chamber music from the baroque, classical and contemporary eras. The ensemble features Stephen Lucido, Flute; Martina Martinez, Flute; Colleen Gillis, Oboe; […]

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Webster Marshals Orlando Veterans Day Parade

| November 16, 2012 | 0 Comments

Webster University Orlando Metro staff volunteered as official parade marshals for the annual City of Orlando Veterans Day Parade, Saturday, Nov. 10, in downtown Orlando. The annual event  is the second largest Veterans Day parade in the country. Over 10,000 people watched the televised parade that featured veterans, marching bands, ROTC programs and military transport […]

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Little Rock Alumna, Faculty Recognized at Arkansas SHRM Event

| November 16, 2012 | 0 Comments

Webster University alumna Julie Gentry (MA ’06), PHR, earned the Impact Award during the Central Arkansas Human Resources Association (CAHRA) 60th Anniversary Luncheon on Thursday, Nov. 8, 2012. During the same celebration, two Webster University professors were recognized for their previous roles as president of CAHRA. Lin Little, SPHR, served as president in 1994 and […]

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25 Webster Athletes Named to SLIAC Fall All-Academic Team

25 Webster Athletes Named to SLIAC Fall All-Academic Team

| November 16, 2012 | 0 Comments

Twenty-five Webster University student-athletes have been named to the St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SLIAC) Fall All-Academic Team. Recipients of the award must be varsity members of their school’s cross country, soccer, or volleyball squad for the Fall 2012 season. Other criteria includes: minimum 3.5 cumulative grade point average, at least sophomore academic standing, and […]

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