Archive for April, 2013

In the News: Cross on Boston; Johnson on Security Breach; Edible Book Fest in Patch

In the News: Cross on Boston; Johnson on Security Breach; Edible Book Fest in Patch

| April 16, 2013 | 0 Comments

Recent news media coverage involving Webster University includes: NBC-TV affiliate KSDK turned to Webster faculty member Remy Cross for initial assessment of the type of people that may be behind terror attack at the Boston Marathon. Cross, an assistant professor of sociology in the College of Arts & Sciences, has teaching and research background in […]

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Department of Dance Presents ‘Dynamism’ April 19-20

| April 16, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Webster University Department of Dance presents Dynamism Friday, April 19, and Saturday, April 20, at 8 p.m. in the Jean and Wells Hobler Center for Dance at the Loretto Hilton Center. Dynamism is senior dance major Ashley McQueen‘s culminating choreographic concert, which includes athletic contemporary movement, acrobatic site-specific dance and live musicians. The performance […]

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Webster University Signs Agreements with Adobe, Cisco, Qualtrics to Enhance Global IT Supply Chain

Webster University Signs Agreements with Adobe, Cisco, Qualtrics to Enhance Global IT Supply Chain

| April 16, 2013 | 0 Comments

Agreements will strengthen, streamline IT services worldwide while reducing costs Over the past nine months, Webster University has undertaken an evaluation of its global IT supply chain, resulting in agreements with Adobe, a software company; Cisco, a network infrastructure provider; and Qualtrics, a provider of enterprise research software that will develop deeper relationships with these […]

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Mobile Apps for Disaster Preparedness

Mobile Apps for Disaster Preparedness

| April 16, 2013 | 0 Comments

Be ready and better prepared for emergencies and disasters by downloading FREE American Red Cross Apps to your phone. Have up to date information and preparedness tips on your side at all times. Start by going to http://www.redcross.org/prepare/mobile-apps. For more information about Webster University’s emergency preparedness go to http://www.webster.edu/public-safety/crisis/index.html. You can also access important information […]

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Brown Bag April 18: ‘Soap Operas, Latent and Manifest Messages for Public Health’

Brown Bag April 18: ‘Soap Operas, Latent and Manifest Messages for Public Health’

| April 16, 2013 | 0 Comments

The School of Communication “Brown Bag” presentation, “Soap Operas, Latent and Manifest Messages for Public Health” (originally scheduled Feb. 21 but postponed due to weather closure) has been rescheduled for Thursday, April 18, at noon in the University Center Presentation Room. “In the U.S., soap operas are considered the lowest level of media, with all […]

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Snapshots: Edible Book Festival Winners

| April 16, 2013 | 0 Comments

  The celebrity judges at the Library’s Edible Book Festival April 15 chose the following winners in the three categories: Funniest: Matt Wier  – Catcher in the Rye Most Creative: Laurie Quinn – The Life of Pi(e) Most Appetizing: Anne Edmunds  –  See Spot Run!               Attendees also were […]

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Summer/Fall 2013  Lab and Multimedia Classroom Software Request Deadline

Summer/Fall 2013 Lab and Multimedia Classroom Software Request Deadline

| April 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

The lab and multimedia classroom software request deadline for Summer/Fall 2013 is Tuesday, April 23. All requests are provided to program facilitators and department chairs to identify opportunities to support the curriculum, and for budget approval and planning. We cannot guarantee that requests received after this deadline will be installed by the start of Summer/Fall […]

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Library Satisfaction Survey: Your Input Requested

| April 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

The library is conducting its triennial satisfaction survey and would appreciate your input to help improve its services. Please visit the survey web page to fill out a brief survey:  http://library.webster.edu/libinfo/survey2013.html. Thank you for your help.

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Restoration Work on Webster Hall Begins April 15

Restoration Work on Webster Hall Begins April 15

| April 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

Facilities Operations alerts faculty, staff and students that painting and restoration work on Webster Hall and Winifred Moore Auditorium windows beings Monday, April 15. The work will start in the quad area on the east side of the Winifred Moore Auditorium. Work areas will be taped off with “caution” tape. Please do not enter the […]

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April 23: Conservatory Hosts Discussion ‘Popular Depictions of Female Lawyers and the Appeal of Legally Blonde’

April 23: Conservatory Hosts Discussion ‘Popular Depictions of Female Lawyers and the Appeal of Legally Blonde’

| April 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

In anticipation of its production of Legally Blonde (April 24-28), the Conservatory of Theatre Arts presents a brown bag lunch, “Omigod You Guys: Popular Depictions of Female Lawyers and the Appeal of Legally Blonde,” on Tuesday, April 23, noon–12:50 p.m., in the Emerson Library Conference Room. Please join the production’s director, Lara Teeter and cast […]

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