Archive for February, 2013

SOC Focus on Faculty Brown Bag on ‘Collaboration’ Feb. 27

SOC Focus on Faculty Brown Bag on ‘Collaboration’ Feb. 27

| February 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

The School of Communications presents Focus on Faculty Brown Bag Series, “Experimenting with Collaboration,” Wednesday, Feb. 27, noon, UC Presentation Room. Chris Sagovac, assistant professor, Animation; Tori Meyer, assistant professor, Audio; and Carla Colletti, assistant professor, Music, answer the question: “What do you do when you mix a class full of animation, music and audio […]

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2013 Kemper Award Nominees Sought from Webster Community

2013 Kemper Award Nominees Sought from Webster Community

| February 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Office of the Provost & Senior Vice President invites nominations for the 2013 William T. Kemper Award for Excellence in Teaching. This award, generously funded by the William T. Kemper Foundation, recognizes faculty members who demonstrate teaching at its finest. Up to four Kemper Awards will be presented: two for full-time faculty members (St. […]

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Around Webster: Weeks speaks today on Space Law; Webster downtown support; Sarasota news

Around Webster: Weeks speaks today on Space Law; Webster downtown support; Sarasota news

| February 25, 2013 | 2 Comments

News around Webster University faculty, staff and alumni: Weeks at UND on Proposed Asteroid Mining Edythe Weeks, who focuses on international relations and space law as an adjunct faculty member in the Webster University College of Arts & Sciences, will be a guest speaker today at the University of North Dakota to deliver a talk […]

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Webster University Faculty Experts Pick the Oscar Winners

| February 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

The annual Academy Awards attract debate among film fans and punditry alike. With the 2013 edition set for Sunday, Feb. 24, we turned to Webster University School of Communications and Leigh Gerdine College of Fine Arts faculty to give us their picks on who should win, and who will walk away with an “Oscar” — […]

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Webster Geneva Students Attract Sterling Lineup to 18th Annual Humanitarian Conference

| February 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

The 18th annual Webster University International Humanitarian Conference brought together another diverse lineup of INGO leaders, academics and humanitarian experts this week in Geneva. Hosted by Webster’s campus in Geneva, the conference has become a highly regarded event in the international capital. After Webster Geneva director Robert Spencer and College of Arts & Sciences dean […]

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St. Louis Campuses Open at 10 a.m. Friday, Feb. 22

St. Louis Campuses Open at 10 a.m. Friday, Feb. 22

| February 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

The St. Louis area campuses of Webster University will open at 10 a.m. this morning, Friday, Feb. 22, due to road conditions. This includes all day functions and classes at the following campus locations: Webster Groves (home campus) Old Post Office (downtown St. Louis) Westport; WingHaven Scott AFB, Ill. and the Community Music School of […]

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St. Louis Area Campuses Closed at Noon, Feb. 21; Afternoon and Evening Classes Canceled

St. Louis Area Campuses Closed at Noon, Feb. 21; Afternoon and Evening Classes Canceled

| February 21, 2013 | 1 Comment

Due to impending inclement weather throughout the area, all St. Louis area Webster University campuses will close at noon CST today. Afternoon classes (classes that begin after 12 p.m.) and evening classes are canceled Thursday, Feb. 21, at the following campus locations: Webster Groves, Old Post Office, Winghaven, Westport, Scott AFB, Ill., and the Community […]

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Gorlok Men and Women’s Basketball in SLIAC Tournament

Gorlok Men and Women’s Basketball in SLIAC Tournament

| February 21, 2013 | 0 Comments

Both the Webster University men’s and women’s basketball teams have secured berths in the St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Tournaments taking place this weekend. The men take on host Spalding University (Ky.), the #1 seed, on Feb. 22, at 8 p.m. EST, and the women will face Eureka College (Ill.) on Feb. 23 at 1 […]

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HR and TIAA-CREF Conduct Seminar on Retirement Income Feb. 25

HR and TIAA-CREF Conduct Seminar on Retirement Income Feb. 25

| February 21, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Human Resources Department and TIAA-CREF will be conducting a Financial Education Seminar on Retirement Income Options on Feb. 25 at the home campus. A similar presentation in a webinar format will be offered by TIAA-CREF in the near future to our domestic campuses, details will be forthcoming in a future edition of Webster Today. […]

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March 4: ‘Arts at the Crossroads’ with Ben Cameron, Global Leader in Residence for Fine Arts

| February 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

Join the Webster University community to welcome the next Global Leader in Residence: Ben Cameron, program director for the Arts, Doris Duke Charitable Foundation (DDCF), will be on campus in March as the Global Leader in Residence in the Leigh Gerdine College of Fine Arts. A former theatre professional, frequent public speaker and arts activist, […]

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