Archive for March, 2013

Hofmans Named Interim Director for Geneva Campus

| March 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

Provost and senior vice president Julian Z. Schuster and associate vice president and director for International Programs Grant Chapman are pleased to announce the appointment of Willem Jan Hofmans as interim director for Webster University Geneva for the 2013-14 academic year. Hofmans is an executive coach and leadership consultant with his firm, HSFC, in Geneva. […]

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Kazmierski Receives SLIAC and D3Baseball.com Honors March 11-17

Kazmierski Receives SLIAC and D3Baseball.com Honors March 11-17

| March 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

Webster University baseball senior outfielder Alex Kazmierski has been named the St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SLIAC) Diamond Sports Baseball Hitter of the Week and to the D3Baseball.com Team of the Week for March 11-17. The SLIAC nod was the third time Kazmierski has been honored, having been twice-selected in 2012. Kazmierski, a transfer from […]

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March 26: Open House for Charla Lord

March 26: Open House for Charla Lord

| March 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

Please join Webster University colleagues in extending well wishes to Charla Lord at an open house for her Tuesday, March 26, 4:40 – 6 p.m., in the East Academic Building 253/262. Charla, director of communications for the George Herbert Walker School of Business & Technology in her six years at Webster, is leaving to take […]

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Centre Francophone Welcomes French Author Pascal Quignard, with Baroque Accompaniment

| March 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Webster University Centre Francophone welcomes renowned French contemporary author Pascal Quignard to the home campus Saturday, March 23, for a reading of “Quatre Chants (Four Songs)” to baroque music accompaniment. Quignard is often mentioned as a candidate for a Nobel Prize in literature. The reading (in French) is at 3 p.m. in Winifred Moore […]

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Webster Alumni News: Sustainable Business, eLearning, Film Production, Novel

| March 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

Webster Geneva alumnus Nicholas Horekens ’09 co-founded the social enterprise, Alice & Whittles, in early 2012 to create apparel and shoes empowering the skills and traditions of artisans in France and India. Recently, they launched on the crowd-funding platform Kickstarter with a collection of espadrilles. Alice & Whittles uses a business model that ensure ethical […]

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Webster Student Ambassadors Selected to Host 2014 CASE ASAP Conference

| March 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Webster University Student Ambassadors have been selected to host the Council for Advancement and Support of Education Affiliated Student Advancement Programs (CASE ASAP) District 6 Conference March 14-15, 2014, on the Webster Groves campus. ASAP District 6 consists of college and universities from Missouri, Kansas, Colorado, Wyoming, Nebraska, Iowa, South Dakota and North Dakota. […]

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Free Film Screening: ‘Girl Rising’ March 19

Free Film Screening: ‘Girl Rising’ March 19

| March 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

Webster University presents a free screening of Girl Rising Tuesday, March 19, at 7:30 p.m. in the Moore Auditorium. The event is co-sponsored by Webster University and OASIS (Organization of Asian Indians at AT&T) St. Louis Chapter. GIRL RISING (Richard Robbins, 2013, USA, 101 min.) Girl Rising is a groundbreaking film, directed by Academy Award […]

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‘The Business of Entertainment’ Hybrid Course in Orlando

| March 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

Global Hybrid courses provide an exciting opportunity for students to combine learning and travel without being away from home or work long term — and they usually bring students from around the worldwide network of Webster together. During the week of March 11-15, Webster University Orlando was thrilled to host students from the Webster London, […]

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OVEE Demonstration: Social Film Screening Platform for Teaching and Learning

OVEE Demonstration: Social Film Screening Platform for Teaching and Learning

| March 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

The School of Communication invites the Webster University community to a demonstration of OVEE, an exciting new software application and online video library, Wednesday March 20, from 3:30-4:30 p.m. in the Library Conference Room. The Independent Television Service (ITVS) has developed OVEE for PBS stations to use for online presentations, screenings, discussions, and social media […]

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RecycleMania Tournament: Week Five Results, Facebook Competition Continues

RecycleMania Tournament: Week Five Results, Facebook Competition Continues

| March 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

For the fifth week of RecycleMania, Webster University generated 8,340 pounds of recycled materials, 700 pounds of organic compost and 16,155 pounds of waste campus-wide. Just two weeks remain in the RecycleMania tournament. Week Three Rankings Webster University remains at its previous 52nd place ranking in the national Grand Champion category out of 208 schools, […]

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