Archive for June, 2013

Summer Lunch & Learn: Sustainability Professional Development Series

Summer Lunch & Learn: Sustainability Professional Development Series

| June 21, 2013 | 1 Comment

Join us this summer and learn about strategies and practices you can use in your role at Webster, at home and in your community to improve environmental, social and economic sustainability. Whether you’re in finance, teaching a course in the arts, or run a business or household; everyone will benefit from this informative opportunity to […]

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Webster Geneva, Vienna Student Leaders in 1st Joint LEADS Retreat

Webster Geneva, Vienna Student Leaders in 1st Joint LEADS Retreat

| June 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

“One of the best weekends ever!” “One of the most epic weekends I’ve had in a long time!” “Start to finish, simply an amazing experience with great people.” “Great weekend. You will all be missed.” Those were some of the comments accompanied by tears, kisses and hugs at Geneva’s International Airport on Sunday, June 9, […]

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Snapshot: Webster Memphis – Navy College Combined Commencement 2013

Snapshot: Webster Memphis – Navy College Combined Commencement 2013

| June 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

On May 31, Webster University Memphis held its annual Navy College Combined Commencement. Forty students participated in the master’s graduation ceremony, including several affiliated with the military. Carol Adams, associate vice president of Academic Affairs, arrived from St. Louis to confer the degrees. The event was part of commencement ceremonies that happen year-round at Webster […]

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Global Leadership Academy 2013 Fellows Gather in Geneva

Global Leadership Academy 2013 Fellows Gather in Geneva

| June 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

The second weeklong meeting of the 2013 Global Leadership Academy (GLA) began this week in Geneva. The 23 members of the GLA represent faculty and staff from all over the Webster world. This weeklong session focuses on leading in an international organization, and started with a tour of the Geneva campus, interaction with a panel […]

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Information Technology Organizational Re-Alignment

Information Technology Organizational Re-Alignment

| June 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

On June 13, 2013, Information Technology modified its organizational structure [PDF] to align with the University’s strategic goal of global academic excellence. The realignment includes the creation of an Enterprise Architecture group, revised missions for Media Services, Information Services, and the PMO (Project Management Office). These organizational enhancements will help foster a deeper alignment with […]

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IT Names Aubrecht Director, Enterprise Architecture Tech & Network/Infrastructure Operations

IT Names Aubrecht Director, Enterprise Architecture Tech & Network/Infrastructure Operations

| June 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

Vice President and Chief Technology Officer Ken Freeman has announced the appointment of Steve Aubrecht as director of Enterprise Architecture Technology & Network/Infrastructure Operations of Webster’s Information Technology organization. In this newly created position and department, Aubrecht will lead a team of technicians and architects in the creation and implementation of global, strategic technology “roadmaps” […]

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Classic French Film Festival Continues June 20-23

Classic French Film Festival Continues June 20-23

| June 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Webster University Film Series, Cinema St. Louis, and TV5MONDE present four films (Yoyo, The Little Soldier, Les Misérables and Le Pont Du Nord) and one film short (Le Cinematographie) as part of The Classic French Film Festival. Tickets are $12 each, $10 for students and Cinema St. Louis members with valid and current IDs, […]

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Webster Myrtle Beach Student Wins ‘Wheel of Fortune’

Webster Myrtle Beach Student Wins ‘Wheel of Fortune’

| June 19, 2013 | 0 Comments

Fortune has smiled upon one Webster University student who turned its wheel just so. Susan Myers, a Webster graduate student at the Myrtle Beach, S.C., campus location, came away a winner after recently appearing on one of the world’s favorite game shows. Myers, from Georgetown, S.C., won big on the American version of “Wheel of […]

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Snapshot: New Grads at Lakeland, Fla., Commencement

Snapshot: New Grads at Lakeland, Fla., Commencement

| June 19, 2013 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s Lakeland campus location held 2013 Commencement ceremonies on Saturday, June 15, at the Magnolia Building in Lakeland, Fla. The group photo above, from Lakeland campus director Angie Birdwell, captures graduates and several Lakeland faculty members. Birdwell called the ceremony short, sweet and beautiful as Webster staff and faculty celebrated with new Webster alumni […]

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Lynda.com Access Ending June 21; Atomic Learning Agreement Reached

Lynda.com Access Ending June 21; Atomic Learning Agreement Reached

| June 19, 2013 | 0 Comments

Webster’s license agreement with Lynda.com will end on June 21, 2013. With input from faculty and staff, Webster has reached an agreement with Atomic Learning, a leading web-based, software tutorial provider in higher-education. This service will be made available through the Connections portal as soon as possible in the coming weeks. Information Technology recommends documenting […]

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