Archive for March, 2013

Webster Hosts Events April 4-5 for 2013 St. Louis Humanities Festival

Webster Hosts Events April 4-5 for 2013 St. Louis Humanities Festival

| March 29, 2013 | 0 Comments

In conjunction with the 2013 Greater St. Louis Humanities Festival, Webster University’s College of Arts & Sciences will sponsor the film Double Indemnity at 7:30 p.m., Thursday, April 4, in the Winifred Moore Auditorium at 470 E. Lockwood Ave., Webster Groves, Mo. 63119. Scott Phillips, celebrated crime novelist, will introduce the film and answer questions […]

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April 2: Interdisciplinary Program Organization Open Forum

April 2: Interdisciplinary Program Organization Open Forum

| March 29, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Center for Interdisciplinary Studies and the Organizational Realignment Working Group invite Webster faculty, staff and students to an open forum on challenges and opportunities for organizing and administering interdisciplinary programs and curricula at Webster. Interdisciplinary Program Organization Open Forum Tuesday, April 2, 2013 from 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Location: 263 East Academic Building

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Remembering Donald Borbee

Remembering Donald Borbee

| March 29, 2013 | 0 Comments

Webster University lost a dear friend and cherished educator last month. Don Borbee, an adjunct professor in management in Austria, passed away in February at the age of 89. “Don was a true inspiration to all of us who knew him,” said Arthur Hirsch, director of Webster’s Vienna campus, where Don taught during the summer months. […]

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March 2013 New Employees

March 2013 New Employees

| March 29, 2013 | 0 Comments

Please welcome the following new members of the Webster University community: Francesca Curcuru, donor relations coordinator, Alumni & Development, (314) 246-5948, replaces Vicki Winslow. Claire Droste, education and training manager, Diversity Awareness Program, (314) 246-3142, new position. Susan Reina, representative, Fort Bliss, Texas, (915) 562-4400, replaces Guadalupe Villarreal. Donnene Whitley, administrative assistant, Alumni & Development, […]

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March 2013 Employee Service Anniversaries

March 2013 Employee Service Anniversaries

| March 29, 2013 | 0 Comments

The University extends its appreciation to the following individuals for their years of service: 5 Years Robert Cox, director, Melbourne, Fla. Ann-Marie Fisher, representative, Fort Jackson, S.C. Nicole Garcia, general clerk, Fort Sam Houston Metropolitan, Texas Breanna Herschelman, department assistant, Development Office Christie Love, representative, Denver Metropolitan, Colo. Jason Reynolds, coordinator, Treasury Services Neal Scott, […]

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Webster Vienna Students’ International Relations Work Featured

Webster Vienna Students’ International Relations Work Featured

| March 29, 2013 | 0 Comments

Two students in international relations at Webster University Vienna recently earned accolades for their academic work: An article by graduate student Assel Serikbayeva was featured in the January 2013 issue of the OPEC Bulletin [pp. 40-47, PDF]. In the article, titled “Kazakhstan — the Caspian’s jewel in the crown,” Serikbayeva explores the history, growth and […]

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A ‘Great College to Work For’ – Webster Goes for Sixth Consecutive Year

| March 28, 2013 | 0 Comments

Once again, The Chronicle of Higher Education is currently conducting its annual “Great Colleges to Work For” benchmarking study, designed to identify and recognize institutions that have created great workplaces. Webster has had the distinction of being named a “great college to work for” every year since the survey’s inception in 2008. The results are […]

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Film Series: Fellini’s Italian Classic ‘8 1/2’ Screens March 29-31 Weekend

Film Series: Fellini’s Italian Classic ‘8 1/2’ Screens March 29-31 Weekend

| March 28, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Webster University Film Series presents Federico Fellini’s artful masterpiece 8 1/2 the weekend of March 29 – 31, with all showings at 7:30 p.m., in the Moore Auditorium. Admission is $6 for the general public, $5 for seniors (60 +), students from other schools and Webster alumni, $4 for Webster faculty and staff, and free […]

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CMS Master Class: St. Louis Symphony Piccolo & Flutist Jan Gippo

| March 28, 2013 | 0 Comments

Retired St. Louis Symphony Piccolo and Flutist, Jan Gippo will lead a Piccolo and Flute Master Class at the Community Music School of Webster University on Friday, April 19, 4 – 6 p.m. Gippo will work with students by coaching their performances, sharing basic fundamentals of piccolo playing and speaking about his piccolo publications. Students, […]

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Next Gorlok Gathering: Thursday, April 18

Next Gorlok Gathering: Thursday, April 18

| March 28, 2013 | 0 Comments

It’s almost time for the next Gorlok Gathering! ‘Take Me Out to the Ballgame’ Gorlok Gathering With spring and baseball season beckoning, join your Webster University community members for a free lunch Thursday, April 18, 11 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. in Marletto’s Marketplace on the Webster Groves home campus. *Weather permitting, food will be served […]

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