Archive for February, 2013

Admissions Transfer Team is on the Go

| February 5, 2013 | 0 Comments

Did you know this is a very busy time of the year for the Admissions Transfer team? Between now and the end of the academic year the team will visit more than 12 community colleges in a quest to recruit new students for Webster University. Some of the campuses the team is slated to visit […]

Continue Reading

Nominate a Student for the George Herbert Walker III Award for Leadership

| February 5, 2013 | 0 Comments

From Ted Hoef, associate vice president for Student Affairs and dean of Students: I encourage you to take a brief moment to nominate an outstanding graduating senior for this prestigious award that comes with a cash prize. The George Herbert Walker III Award for Leadership is awarded to the graduating senior who has demonstrated the […]

Continue Reading

MAP-Works Student Success and Retention Initiative

MAP-Works Student Success and Retention Initiative

| February 5, 2013 | 0 Comments

The University is in its second year of using the retention software MAP-Works, which helps us create opportunities for students to connect with appropriate resources. If you have concerns about an undergraduate student at the Webster Groves campus, who seems to be struggling or showing signs of leaving Webster, and who you believe might benefit […]

Continue Reading

Through Feb. 15: Library Encourages ‘Blind Dates’

| February 5, 2013 | 1 Comment

As Valentine’s Day approaches, what’s your relationship status: Single? In a relationship? Or perhaps the always hard to define It’s complicated? Regardless of your status, take heart and let Webster University’s Emerson Library set you up on a blind date…with a book. Now through Friday, Feb. 15,  if you’re up for a rendezvous, all you […]

Continue Reading

WSA Presents ‘What We Can Do for Webster U’ with Academic Affairs Feb. 15

WSA Presents ‘What We Can Do for Webster U’ with Academic Affairs Feb. 15

| February 5, 2013 | 0 Comments

Please join WSA for a presentation from The Office of Academic Affair Friday, Feb. 15, noon – 1 p.m., in the University Center Sunnen Lounge. The program will be live streamed for extended locations at www.webster.edu/wsa/live. [Note: This program has been rescheduled from Feb. 7.] The session will explain the organization of the Academic Affairs Office […]

Continue Reading

Carr, Spinner, Todt Inducted into Webster Athletics Hall of Fame

| February 5, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Webster University Athletics Hall of Fame added three new members when Angie Carr, Crystal Shelton Spinner, and Marty Todt were inducted Feb. 2. Webster University President Beth Stroble joined athletic director Tom Hart in helping each new member into their Hall of Fame jacket. Hall Of Fame members were also presented with a crystal […]

Continue Reading

In the News: M. Kindt’s Comic Film Rights; Rishe on Super Bowl, Rams Lease

In the News: M. Kindt’s Comic Film Rights; Rishe on Super Bowl, Rams Lease

| February 5, 2013 | 0 Comments

Recent news coverage involving Webster University community members includes: Kindt’s Comic Headed for Big Screen? Twentieth Century Fox has picked up the movie rights to Mind MGMT, a comic book by Matt Kindt, adjunct professor of animation in the School of Communications. Ridley Scott is producing. Read more about the book and Kindt at Hollywood […]

Continue Reading

University Center Priority Scheduling 2013-2014

University Center Priority Scheduling 2013-2014

| February 4, 2013 | 0 Comments

UPDATE 2/8/13:  Anyone who submitted a University Center Priority Scheduling request the week of Feb. 4-8, please resubmit all requests. The form was corrupted and none of the information was properly received. Thank you and sorry for the inconvenience. The University Center is taking Priority Scheduling requests for the 2013-2014 academic year. All requests are […]

Continue Reading

Chinese New Year Celebration Feb. 12

| February 4, 2013 | 0 Comments

A Chinese New Year Celebration for 2013, the Year of the Snake, will be held Tuesday Feb. 12 from noon – 2 p.m. at the University Center Sunnen Lounge. There will be Chinese food, entertainment, a Chinese New Year presentation and activity tables. The event is sponsored by the Confucius Institute at Webster University, the […]

Continue Reading

Snapshots: Webster Represented at Go Red for Women Luncheon

| February 4, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Ritz Carlton dining room was a sea of red Feb. 1 at the American Heart Association’s Go Red for Women luncheon. Webster University sponsored a table for 10 at the event which included health screenings and a networking reception before the luncheon. Emcee Jasmine Huda, anchor/reporter for KMOV-TV in St. Louis, interviewed M. Rosanna […]

Continue Reading