Archive for March, 2013

Snapshots: Student Free Expression Panel with Mary Beth Tinker

| March 12, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Student Free Expression panel hosted by Webster’s School of Communications drew an engaged audience to discuss First Amendment issues March 11 in the Winifred Moore Auditorium. The event was free and open to the public. Attendees received Mary Beth Tinker Free Expression arm bands, in recognition of the civil rights activist who gained unexpected […]

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Your Feedback Wanted for Inclusion & Diversity Summit

Your Feedback Wanted for Inclusion & Diversity Summit

| March 12, 2013 | 0 Comments

Human Resources continues to solicit your feedback, evaluations and recommendations from the recent Global Inclusion & Diversity Summit. If you haven’t already, please provide feedback by downloading the feedback form here [PDF] and submitting to Amy Kettenbach in Human Resources.

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Host Families Sought for GIE Interns this Summer

Host Families Sought for GIE Interns this Summer

| March 11, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Global Internship Experience (GIE) is seeking host families for this summer. We currently need host families for the following: Friday, May 31 – Saturday, July 27, for students from Webster University Vienna and Mexico Friday, June 28 – Saturday, Aug. 24, for students from Germany Host families provide a safe and private place to […]

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Parking Lot Closures and Campus Maintenance March 11-15

Parking Lot Closures and Campus Maintenance March 11-15

| March 11, 2013 | 0 Comments

Updated March 11 with additional campus maintenance information: On the home campus in Webster Groves, parking lots J (next to the Music Building) and K (next to Priest, EAB and the Community Music School) will be alternately closed the week of March 11 – 15 (Spring Break) for repairs and repainting. Facilities will also be […]

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WSA Professional Development Day Welcomes Neil George, Guidance Sessions

WSA Professional Development Day Welcomes Neil George, Guidance Sessions

| March 11, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Webster Staff Alliance’s annual Professional Development Day Tuesday, March 12, will welcome chancellor emeritus Neil George as the keynote speaker, as well as several other presenters on relevant topics that will help Webster staff better prepare for “What We Can Do for Webster.” For all Webster University campuses, several sessions including George’s lunch talk […]

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Webster Welcomes Future Journalists to Campus

| March 11, 2013 | 0 Comments

It may be Spring Break for many Webster University students, but hundreds of area high school students and media professionals are gathering on the home campus in St. Louis today for the 2013 Sponsors of School Publications (SSP) Spring Conference. The SSP (ssp-stl.org) is an association of junior and senior high school journalism advisers who […]

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Snapshot: Parents Council Salutes Retirees for Their Service

| March 11, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Webster University Parents Council, which provides a formal channel of communication between the parent community and the University, held its spring meeting on Saturday, March 2. Parents Council members serve at the invitation of the University’s Alumni and Parents Programs team, and understand the importance of the University’s Annual Fund and support efforts to […]

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Webster Art Student Wins Printmaking Award

| March 11, 2013 | 0 Comments

Webster University art student Karin Kirchhoff, a 2013 B.F.A. candidate in printmaking, has won the $1000 second-place award from The National Society of Arts and Letters, National Career Awards Competition in Printmaking. A prestigious group of jurors, including Elizabeth Wyckoff, Curator of Prints and Drawings at the Saint Louis Museum of Art, selected Kirchhoff’s prints […]

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‘Family & Friends CPR’ Courses Offered March 12-13

‘Family & Friends CPR’ Courses Offered March 12-13

| March 8, 2013 | 3 Comments

Almost 80% of sudden cardiac arrests happen in the home. Ninety-two percent of victims don’t survive, often because people around them don’t take action and begin cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR). You can help change the statistic by learning the simple skills of CPR. The Webster University departments of Public Safety and Health Services will bring a […]

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Snapshot: Kentucky Staff Treat Students to Dishes from around the World

| March 8, 2013 | 0 Comments

Each year at the Kentucky campuses, Webster University staff cook dinner for their students as a gesture of appreciation as the term winds down. This year, they put a distinctly Webster spin on things. “To make things more interesting this year, we chose to cook foods from around the world, from countries where Webster has […]

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