Archive for December, 2012

GCP Keystone Seminar Topics: Review and Sign Up to Plan Courses

GCP Keystone Seminar Topics: Review and Sign Up to Plan Courses

| December 14, 2012 | 0 Comments

Following the input of more than 60 faculty and staff, 25 topics have been selected for development as Keystone Seminars. Keystone Seminars are interdisciplinary, integrative, problem-based capstone experiences  for BA and BS students in the Global Citizenship Program. Among the topics selected are Placeless-ness, NGO Development, Sustainability on Campus, Blurring the Human/Machine Boundary and You […]

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Hunt Gallery Exhibit: ‘Negative Archaeology’ Extended Through Dec. 20

| December 14, 2012 | 0 Comments

The exhibition of New York-based artist Pablo Helguera, Negative Archaeology, which opened in the Hunt Gallery on Nov. 9 and was slated to close Dec. 15, will be extended through Thursday, Dec. 20. The exhibition is free and open to the public. Hunt Gallery hours are 10 a.m. – 5 p.m., Tuesdays through Saturdays. The […]

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Online Payments via Credit Card Subject to Convenience Fee in 2013

Online Payments via Credit Card Subject to Convenience Fee in 2013

| December 14, 2012 | 0 Comments

Next week, Webster University students and parents with student accounts in the United States will begin receiving communications indicating that effective Jan. 3, 2013, payments on their student accounts made via credit card will be subject to a 2.75 percent convenience fee. They will receive this notification via their electronic billing statements and through e-mail, […]

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Winter Holiday Schedule for Student Time Sheets

Winter Holiday Schedule for Student Time Sheets

| December 14, 2012 | 0 Comments

Due to the winter holiday break, we are asking all supervisors to turn in the final year-end (pay period ending Dec. 16-29) hourly time sheets for student by 9:30 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 20, for the student payroll to be paid on Jan. 4, 2013. The Payroll Office will process all time sheets received by noon […]

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Community Music School Enrolling New Students for Spring

| December 13, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Community Music School of Webster University offers one-on-one instruction on all instruments of the band and orchestra, piano, guitar and voice at three St. Louis locations. Students of all ages and ability levels can be matched with one of the 90 master music teachers during Spring New Student Registration, Jan. 7-12, 2013. For a […]

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New Delta Dental Cards and Benefit Information

New Delta Dental Cards and Benefit Information

| December 13, 2012 | 0 Comments

For Webster University community members enrolled in Delta Dental in 2013: You will be receiving a new ID card in the mail soon. The card will reflect an updated group number depending on the plan you chose: Gold Group Number:  7738-1000 Platinum Group Number:  7738-2000 Additionally, because our plans now provide better cost management through […]

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Jan. 3: Celebrate Mary Kunde-Smith’s 30+ Years with Webster

Jan. 3: Celebrate Mary Kunde-Smith’s 30+ Years with Webster

| December 13, 2012 | 1 Comment

Friends and colleagues, join the Westport and WingHaven campus location staff Thursday, Jan. 3, to celebrate Westport and WingHaven senior director Mary Kunde-Smith upon her retirement. Share your memories as we celebrate Mary’s 32-plus years with Webster University. Join us for an Open House in her honor from 3:30-6:30 p.m. at the Westport campus location […]

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Snapshot: Staff Serve Students for Finals Week Late Night Breakfast

| December 13, 2012 | 0 Comments

Housing and Residential Life sponsored their annual Late Night Breakfast for students Dec. 11, encouraging students to take a break from studying and come be served by eight “celebrity chef” staffers throughout the evening. Stress-relief crafts and activities were also provided. Serving the students were: John Buck, associate dean of students, director of Housing and […]

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Submit 2013 Sustainability Conference Proposals by Jan. 15

Submit 2013 Sustainability Conference Proposals by Jan. 15

| December 12, 2012 | 0 Comments

The second annual Webster University Sustainability Conference will welcome Dr. Monty Hempel, director of the Center for Environmental Studies at University of Redlands and founding president of Blue Planet United, as one of the featured speakers at the 2013 conference April 12-13. Hempel joins the previously announced Dr. David Orr, Chair of Environmental Studies at […]

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Sarasota Alumnus Gives Back with Human Resources Scholarship

| December 12, 2012 | 1 Comment

The Sarasota-Manatee Human Resources Association (SHRA) awarded Tampa graduate student Jaclyn Mitchell the first-ever Webster Professor of Human Resources scholarship at its monthly meeting Dec. 7. Mitchell is a student in Webster University’s Master of Arts in Human Resources Management program at the Tampa and Sarasota campus locations who graduates Dec. 14. The scholarship was […]

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