Archive for March, 2013

Holden Forum on LGBTQ Rights March 27, Lunch with the Governor in April

| March 14, 2013 | 0 Comments

Moving Policy Forward: LGBTQ Rights Join the Holden Policy Forum for the next Pizza & Politics discussion on March 27, at 6 p.m., in the Emerson Library Conference Room, as we consider legislative policy and the press for equal rights for all Americans, regardless of sexual orientation. Panelists include: AJ Bockelman, executive director of PROMO* […]

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Sights & Sounds: WSA Professional Development Day 2013

| March 14, 2013 | 0 Comments

New software. Leadership concepts. Managing your personal brand. Better serving international students’ needs. Some yoga and some Zumba. Those were some of the activities Webster University staff enrolled in for Webster Staff Alliance Professional Development Day 2013. And that was all before lunch. With four concurrent sessions in three different time blocks Tuesday, Webster staff […]

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Website Conversion: OmniUpdate Replaces SiteStudio March 19-22

Website Conversion: OmniUpdate Replaces SiteStudio March 19-22

| March 13, 2013 | 0 Comments

As part of the Webster University OmniUpdate Content Management System (CMS) Project, two important events will take place the week of March 18: On March 19, Webster will decommission SiteStudio, Webster’s former content management system, which was recently replaced by OmniUpdate. On March 22, a large amount of unmanaged web content will be transferred to […]

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‘The Music of Robert Chamberlin’ at Christ Church Cathedral April 7

| March 13, 2013 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s director of music theory Robert Chamberlin presents a concert of original compositions Sunday, April 7, at 2 p.m., in the Christ Church Cathedral. The program is a part of the Shepley Concert Series and is a collection of recent and not-so-recent compositions, including four premier performances. All but one of the pieces are original […]

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Elizabeth L. Gilbert: ‘Histories in Africa, 20 Years of Photography’ Opens April 5

| March 13, 2013 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s May Gallery exhibit, Elizabeth L. Gilbert: “Histories in Africa, 20 Years of Photography” opens with a reception Friday, April 5, from 5-7 p.m. Gilbert will speak about her work at 3 p.m. the same day in Sverdrup room 101. Both events are free and open to the public. Elizabeth Gilbert has worked as […]

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Gorlok Bucks Program Serves Up Big Savings for Webster Community

| March 13, 2013 | 0 Comments

Webster University has partnered with Off Campus Solutions by Sodexo to create Gorlok Bucks, a convenient debit account accessible with your Webster ID card. Food and beverage purchased at on-campus dining facilities with Gorlok Bucks saves 10 percent and sales tax. Although the program was formally announced in September 2012, Campus Dining estimates that less than […]

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Best for Vets: Walker School Ranks in Top 10

| March 13, 2013 | 0 Comments

Military Times magazine has just released its first Best for Vets: Business Schools survey rankings, and Webster University’s George Herbert Walker School of Business & Technology scored admirably, coming in seventh among 62 business schools across the country. To create the rankings, Military Times looked at academic support, student services and campus culture at the […]

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Snapshot: Webster Shaw AFB at S.C. Capital for Sumter Legislative Day

| March 13, 2013 | 0 Comments

Keya Simon represented Webster University at the Sumter Legislative Day in Columbia, the South Carolina state capital. Simon is academic adviser at Webster’s Shaw Air Force Base campus location. During a day full of presentations by the state comptroller, state superintendent of education and city mayor, Dr. Simon learned about the effects of sequestration and […]

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Webster Sweeps All Six SLIAC Athlete of the Week Awards

Webster Sweeps All Six SLIAC Athlete of the Week Awards

| March 12, 2013 | 0 Comments

Webster swept all six St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SLIAC) Athletes of the Week awards for the week of March 4-10. Two members of both the Webster baseball team and softball team, and players from both the men’s and women’s tennis teams were selected for the honors. Baseball – Hitter Mike Rainbolt, a senior outfielder, […]

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Vienna Campus Welcomes Education Reps from Belarus

| March 12, 2013 | 0 Comments

Last week Webster University welcomed to the Vienna campus 35 professors and students from the Centre for International Relations of the Ministry of Education of the Republic of Belarus. This group has offered higher education and training to students and professionals for over 20 years in partnerships with institutions in other European countries such as […]

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