Archive for March, 2013

FDC Seeking Faculty Fellows

FDC Seeking Faculty Fellows

| March 21, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Faculty Development Center (FDC) is accepting proposals for faculty fellows for the 2013-14 academic year.  Faculty fellows work with the staff in the FDC on focus areas to improve student learning through professional development and support for faculty members. Complete details of this program, including information regarding the application and selection process and compensation, […]

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March 27: Spoken Word Artist Idris Goodwin

| March 21, 2013 | 0 Comments

Webster University and community partner, the Webster Groves School District, jointly present spoken word artist Idris Goodwin on Wednesday, March 27. Join Idris for an evening of unique “break-beat theatrics” — a rich blend of hip hop, spoken word and stage play. Goodwin uses rhythms and rhymes to address a wide range of themes and […]

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Deadline Extended for India Hybrid Course, ‘Politics of Development in the Global South’

| March 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

Webster University global hybrid courses, available to students at any Webster campus, provide an exciting opportunity for students to combine learning and travel without being away from home or work long term. The application deadline for the College of Arts & Sciences short-term summer 2013 hybrid course, “Politics of Development in the Global South” (INTL […]

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Inaugural William T. Kemper Speaker on Excellence in Teaching & Learning: Randy Bass April 5

| March 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

Provost Julian Schuster is pleased to invite the Webster University community to a talk by Randy Bass, PhD., as the inaugural William T. Kemper Speaker on Excellence in Teaching and Learning on Friday, April 5, 1-2 p.m. in the East Academic Building, room 253. Bass is associate provost and professor of English at Georgetown University […]

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In the News: SOE Alumna is Teacher of Year; Rishe on March Madness; MTAP at Public Radio

In the News: SOE Alumna is Teacher of Year; Rishe on March Madness; MTAP at Public Radio

| March 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

Recent news media coverage involving Webster University includes: SOE Alumna Janis Receives Early Childhood Education Honor Webster University School of Education alumna Lisa Janis was named National Child Care Teacher of the Year by the Terri Lynne Lokoff Child Care Foundation, which promotes early childhood education. Janis, an early childhood teacher in the Lindbergh School […]

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Outstanding Student Employee Award Recipients Named for Spring I

| March 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

Four students were selected to receive the Outstanding Student Employee Award for Spring I: Wesam Al Wolhoush, Emina Mratovic, Kara Spink, and Bethany Swoboda. In order to be considered for the Outstanding Student Employee Award, one must be nominated by a member of the Webster University community for working at a superior level to serve […]

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Dean’s Award for Service Recipients Named for Spring I

| March 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

Four students were selected to receive the Dean’s Award for Service for Spring I: Henry Coleman, Monica Fogle, Brianna Goldstein, and Alex Pierce. In order to be considered for the Dean’s Award, one must be nominated by a member of the Webster University community for performing a valuable service. The term “service” encompasses a broad […]

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2013 Faculty-Staff Campaign Underway

2013 Faculty-Staff Campaign Underway

| March 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Faculty-Staff Campaign is now under way. Your participation is important as we join together to support our students. This year our goal is to increase participation from all faculty and stafff, and our participation goal is 61 per cent. A letter has been sent to you outlining the details surrounding this year’s initiatives. Gifts […]

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April 2 Speaker: ‘Everybody Is An Expert at Something’

| March 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s George Herbert Walker School of Business & Technology and the School of Communications jointly present speaker Peter Shankman with “Everybody Is An Expert at Something” on Tuesday, April 2. The address and Q&A session will begin at 6 p.m. in the East Academic Building, Rooms 253/262, following a networking reception at 5:30 p.m. […]

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Save the Date: 3rd Annual GCP Collaboratory, May 20-22

Save the Date: 3rd Annual GCP Collaboratory, May 20-22

| March 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

For the third year running, faculty and academic partners from throughout the world of Webster will gather to learn and share in the Global Citizenship Program (GCP) Collaboratory. This year’s event is scheduled for May 20, 21 and 22. For the first time, the Collaboratory will be combined with the annual workshop for faculty teaching […]

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