Archive for December, 2012

In the News: Rosenblum, Hulsizer on Holocaust; Conservatory in Light & Sound; Rishe on MLB Fiscal Cliff

In the News: Rosenblum, Hulsizer on Holocaust; Conservatory in Light & Sound; Rishe on MLB Fiscal Cliff

| December 6, 2012 | 0 Comments

Recent media coverage featuring Webster University faculty includes: St. Louis On the Air: Listen to Rosenblum, Hulsizer on Holocaust Exhibit The St. Louis Holocaust Museum and Learning Center this week debuts a new interactive exhibit called “Change Begins With Me: Confronting Hate, Discrimination and Ethnic Conflict” based on the premise that “the lessons of the […]

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Save the Date: AT&T Chief Diversity Officer at Webster Jan. 30

| December 6, 2012 | 0 Comments

Save the date for Jan. 30, 2013, as Webster University welcomes Debbie Storey, Chief Diversity Officer and SVP of Talent Development for AT&T. The talk will take place at 5:30 p.m. in the East Academic Building Edward Jones Commons on Webster’s home campus in Webster Groves, Mo. The talk may be of interest to Webster […]

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Webster Students, Faculty Enhance Rich-New’s Guide to Creating Your Own Business

| December 6, 2012 | 0 Comments

Adjunct professor Kathleen Rich-New, who teaches Human Resources at Webster’s Space Coast locations in Florida, has written a book, Plan B: The Real Deal Guide to Creating Your Business, a how-to guide for those deciding whether to become an independent professional and/or start a business. Rich-New benefited from the input of Webster graduate students and […]

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Faculty Grading Instructions Fall 2

Faculty Grading Instructions Fall 2

| December 6, 2012 | 0 Comments

Instructions for Fall 2, 2012, web grading from Donna Gilmore, assistant registrar: Begin at Webster’s home page (www.webster.edu) Log on to your Connections Account Click on the Faculty tab Click on the word “here” in the Faculty Academic Services box Enter your Connections User Name and Password and click OK. Set Options: Select graduate program […]

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Variety ‘Bikes for Kids’ Assembly on Campus Dec. 15

| December 5, 2012 | 0 Comments

Variety the Children’s Charity will give hundreds of bikes to St. Louis area kids who never dreamed of taking a spin on their own bike at the 16th annual Bikes for Kids. On Saturday morning, Dec. 15, 100 Variety volunteers will arrive at the Webster University campus with tools in hand to build and give […]

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Webster Freshman Selected to U.S. National Chess Team

Webster Freshman Selected to U.S. National Chess Team

| December 5, 2012 | 0 Comments

Webster University freshman grandmaster Ray Robson has just been selected to the U.S. national team. He and four other grandmasters will represent the United States at the Pan American Team Championship in Campinas, Brazil, Jan. 24-30. The winning team will qualify for the World Team Championship. Robson, who just recently turned 18, will be the […]

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Dec. 20: WSA Holiday Luncheon Featuring Financial Aid

Dec. 20: WSA Holiday Luncheon Featuring Financial Aid

| December 5, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Webster Staff Alliance (WSA) invites all Webster University employees to the WSA Holiday Luncheon on Thursday, Dec. 20, noon-1 p.m., in the University Center Sunnen Lounge for food, fun, and a presentation by the Office of Financial Aid team, who will describe their organization and how it fits into the greater whole of Webster. […]

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Call for First Year Seminar Proposals

Call for First Year Seminar Proposals

| December 5, 2012 | 0 Comments

Are you interested in teaching a First Year Seminar (formerly Freshman Seminar) in Fall 2013? In the First Year Seminars students discover the excitement of learning on a personal level and develop their potential for academic exploration and research. It is the first course that students take as part of the Global Citizenship Program. The […]

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Department of Art Pottery Sale Dec. 5-6

| December 5, 2012 | 0 Comments

Want some amazing handmade presents this year? Come by the Department of Art Pottery Sale for works from Webster students and faculty. The sale takes place 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday, Dec. 5-6, in front of the elevator by Marletto’s in the ground floor of Loretto Hall. Questions? Call Amber Slater-Raymond, representative, […]

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Mileage Reimbursement Rates Effective for Travel on/after Jan. 1, 2013

Mileage Reimbursement Rates Effective for Travel on/after Jan. 1, 2013

| December 5, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Internal Revenue Service has announced a change in the standard rate for business use of a personal vehicle to 56.5 cents per mile (increase from 2012 of 55.5 cents per mile). In accordance with that change, Webster University will increase the mileage reimbursement rates to correspond with this change. Please use the new rate […]

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