Archive for February, 2013

St. Louis Marathon Information Meeting Feb. 26

St. Louis Marathon Information Meeting Feb. 26

| February 14, 2013 | 0 Comments

Whether you are taking the first steps toward a healthier lifestyle or you are a lifetime health enthusiast, Webster Wellness and Webster Staff Alliance invites you to participate in the 2013 Webster University Go! St. Louis Mile-by-Mile Marathon. Last year’s marathon saw 150 participants and 5,500 miles logged. The program is open to the first […]

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Oreo’s Super Bowl Score had Webster Alum Connection

| February 14, 2013 | 0 Comments

Companies spend close to $4 million dollars for just 30 seconds of air time during the Super Bowl – but one brand was hailed as a marketing success for the evening with one perfectly timed tweet. When the power went out at the Superdome during this month’s big game, Oreo took advantage of the situation […]

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Classroom Production House: Video students produce for clients on and off campus

| February 14, 2013 | 1 Comment

Once students graduate into the working world, class projects are replaced by client meetings. But for some students at Webster University, client meetings are already part of class. The School of Communications course, “Pro-Seminar in Video Production,” demands a work load, from client meetings to final projects, that mimics that of a professional video production […]

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Film Series Presents ‘Bottle Rocket’ Feb. 14

| February 14, 2013 | 1 Comment

The Webster University Film Series presents Bottle Rocket, Thursday, Feb. 14, 8 p.m., in the Moore Auditorium, as part of the “Talking Back To The Movies: Wes Anderson” series. The series presents screenings of contemporary film artists followed by discussions led by students from the Webster Film & Video Society. BOTTLE ROCKET (Wes Anderson, 1996, […]

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Snapshot: Gorlok Shares the Love on Valentine’s Day

| February 14, 2013 | 0 Comments

Happy Valentine’s Day from the Gorlok and Webster University! As seen on the University’s Facebook page.

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Habla Español? Join the Spanish Conversation Group

Habla Español? Join the Spanish Conversation Group

| February 14, 2013 | 0 Comments

A faculty and staff Spanish conversation group, hosted by International Languages & Cultures, has been meeting for a number of years. This semester, the group meets at noon on Mondays in Webster Hall room 325. Anyone interested in brushing up or practicing their Spanish language skills is welcome. For more information, contact Graciela Corvalan at […]

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‘HateBrakers’ Aims to Bring an End to Hate

‘HateBrakers’ Aims to Bring an End to Hate

| February 13, 2013 | 0 Comments

The name says it all. HateBrakers aims to bring hate to a screeching halt. That task may seem next to impossible in today’s world, but Susan Margolis Balk, an Arts & Sciences advisory board member who founded HateBrakers two years ago, believes wholeheartedly in her program and its mission. That mission states: HateBrakers, an innovation […]

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Join the Conversation: Global Inclusion & Diversity Summit, Feb. 28

| February 13, 2013 | 3 Comments

The agenda for the Feb. 28 Global Inclusion & Diversity Summit at Webster University is now set. A full day of engagement opportunities is scheduled to explore inclusiveness and diversity at Webster and the world around us. All Webster students, faculty and staff are welcome and encouraged to attend any of the day’s sessions and […]

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Teaching Festival: ‘Kemper Award Winners Panel’ Feb. 20

| February 13, 2013 | 0 Comments

A highlight of this year’s Teaching Festival is the Kemper Award for Excellence in Teaching Winners Panel on Wednesday, Feb. 20, 3 – 4 p.m., in the Library Conference Room. The panel discussion on the topic, “How to do Oral Presentations that Engage Your Students and Teach Them Something,” provides an opportunity for the University […]

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Systems Maintenance Window Feb. 15-17

Systems Maintenance Window Feb. 15-17

| February 12, 2013 | 0 Comments

The next Systems Maintenance Window is scheduled for Friday, Feb. 15, 10 p.m. CST, to Sunday, Feb. 17, 3 p.m. CST. Details of the scheduled work will be provided in advance of the window through a Connections campus announcement. Please be advised that during these maintenance windows, you can anticipate intermittent systems access, or extended […]

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