Archive for April, 2013

May 3: Celebrate Professor Jim Evans

| April 29, 2013 | 1 Comment

It is with mixed emotions that the George Herbert Walker School of Business & Technology announces the retirement of Dr. James Evans, professor of Management. Evans has served at Webster University for 41 years, inspiring students with his thoughtful style of teaching. He began his work as a professor in the Philosophy Department and later […]

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Polgar Presents at International Women’s Sport Conference in Abu Dhabi

| April 29, 2013 | 0 Comments

Susan Polgar represented Webster University at the International Conference on Women’s Sports 2013 in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, April 21-22. The Webster chess head coach and director of the Susan Polgar Institute for Chess Excellence appeared at the invitation of the conference organizers to share her perspectives on breaking gender barriers in sports. (Polgar was […]

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University Budget Presentation & Open Forum May 2

University Budget Presentation & Open Forum May 2

| April 29, 2013 | 0 Comments

Webster University faculty and staff are invited to a University Budget Presentation, Thursday, May 2, 2:30 – 3:30 p.m. in the Winifred Moore Auditorium. Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Greg Gunderson will discuss the University’s FY-2014 budget as we begin the new fiscal year. The event will be an open forum, and faculty and […]

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Snapshots: Storyteller Bob Dotson Enthralls Webster Community

| April 26, 2013 | 0 Comments

Master storyteller and eight-time Emmy winner Bob Dotson, a Webster Groves native, returned home to speak to a packed room at Webster University Wednesday, April 24. He shared some feel-good stories about everyday people who succeed — not just on talent and hard work — but also with curiosity and imagination. He answered audience questions […]

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Jim Meadows Named Director of Operations for Extended Domestic Military Campuses in OMA

| April 26, 2013 | 2 Comments

Webster University Provost and Senior Vice President Julian Z. Schuster has announced the appointment of Jim Meadows to the position of Director of Operations for Extended Domestic Military Campuses in the Office of Military Affairs (OMA). Meadows, the current director of the Webster University Fort Leavenworth and McConnell Air Force Base campus locations, will join […]

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Bachelor of Arts Student Exhibit Opens April 26

Bachelor of Arts Student Exhibit Opens April 26

| April 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

The opening reception for the Webster University Bachelor of Arts Student Exhibit “Boom” is Friday, April 26, 6 – 8 p.m., in the Cecille R. Hunt Gallery located in the Visual Arts Studio at 8342 Big Bend Blvd. The exhibit will feature works by: Kate Barkman, Shonda Bolar, Do-Lisa Butler, Andrea Caldwell, Drew Etzkorn, Rachell […]

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Film Series: Provocative ‘Starlet’ Screens April 26-28

Film Series: Provocative ‘Starlet’ Screens April 26-28

| April 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Webster University Film Series presents Starlet the weekend of April 26 – 28, with all showtimes at 7:30 p.m. in the Winifred 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 to Webster students […]

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Degree Bonus Completion Forms Due May 20

| April 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

Human Resources is accepting staff Request for Award Completion of Degree forms through May 20, 2013. Full-time and non-academic staff who complete a degree from Webster University or from any other accredited institution of higher education will be granted a cash award of $500 for an Associate’s degree, $1000 for a Bachelor’s degree, $1500 for […]

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Outstanding Student Employee Award Recipients Named for Spring 2

Outstanding Student Employee Award Recipients Named for Spring 2

| April 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

Four students have been selected to receive the Outstanding Student Employee Award for Spring 2. The award recipients are Katie Brooking, Kylie Carlson, John Davis and Katie Rochester. 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 […]

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Dean’s Award Recipients Named for Spring 2

Dean’s Award Recipients Named for Spring 2

| April 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

Four students have been selected to receive the Dean’s Award for Service for Spring 2. The award recipients are Fatine Bourkadi, Samuel Jones, Elena Marroquin and Olive Mukabalisa. 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 […]

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