Archive for June, 2013

What’s It Mean for Me? Get Answers at the Global WAN Town Hall June 13

What’s It Mean for Me? Get Answers at the Global WAN Town Hall June 13

| June 7, 2013 | 2 Comments

Information Technology invites the Webster University community to a Town Hall presentation of the Global Wide Area Network Project. The event will take place Thursday, June 13, from 8:30 – 10 a.m. CDT in the Webster Groves East Academic Building Room 253/262, and as a WebEx webinar for remote locations. To access the webinar, go […]

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In the News: Rishe on MLB Attendance, PED Challenges

In the News: Rishe on MLB Attendance, PED Challenges

| June 7, 2013 | 0 Comments

Recent news media appearances involving Webster University community members include: Rishe on MLB Attendance at CNBC Is baseball striking out? CNBC asked that question of sports economics expert Patrick Rishe, associate professor in the George Herbert Walker School of Business & Technology. He and Stephen Cannella of Sports Illustrated discussed what’s driving down attendance at […]

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Webster Baseball 6th in Final 2013 D3Baseball.com Poll

Webster Baseball 6th in Final 2013 D3Baseball.com Poll

| June 7, 2013 | 1 Comment

The Webster University baseball team entered the 2013 season ranked in the top 10 and ended there as well, as the Gorloks wound up sixth in the D3baseball.com final 2013 national NCAA III poll. The Gorloks also finished seventh in the ABCA/Collegiate Baseball News national NCAA III poll. Webster was ranked 10th in the d3 […]

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School of Education Hosts Middle School Summer Academy

School of Education Hosts Middle School Summer Academy

| June 6, 2013 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s School of Education will host it’s second annual Middle School Summer Academy on the Webster Groves campus June 20-21 and 24-28. Select students from De LaSalle, Marian and St. Margaret of Scotland middle schools will participate in Historical Thinking Skills, Sustainability Issues, Art Literacy and Leadership activities, while learning about college life in […]

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Wiley Named to Position of University Secretary; Rein to Return to Deanship

Wiley Named to Position of University Secretary; Rein to Return to Deanship

| June 6, 2013 | 2 Comments

Jeanelle Wiley, executive assistant to the Webster University president, has been named to succeed Laura Rein as University Secretary. Following a two-year leave of absence from her position as dean of the Webster University Libraries to establish the formal office of the University Secretary, Rein will return to her former position as dean of University […]

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Webster Partners with First Responders for Access to Higher Education

Webster Partners with First Responders for Access to Higher Education

| June 6, 2013 | 0 Comments

Webster University has announced a First Responder Program that will enhance access to higher education opportunities to those who put their lives on the line in their communities every day. Starting this fall, qualified law enforcement professionals, fire department personnel, EMT personnel and 911 Dispatchers will receive a reduced tuition rate in Webster’s undergraduate, graduate […]

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Web Maintenance: Update your bookmarks

Web Maintenance: Update your bookmarks

| June 6, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Webster University website is undergoing significant maintenance that will purge out-dated information and improve our search results via Google, Yahoo, Bing and other large search engines that are a major avenue connecting visitors and prospective students with Webster’s online presence. This process may take several weeks. If you discover an issue or broken link, […]

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Patriotic Fun: Walkers Needed for WG Community Days Parade, Respond by June 7

Patriotic Fun: Walkers Needed for WG Community Days Parade, Respond by June 7

| June 5, 2013

Members of the Webster University community (faculty, staff, students, alumni and their families) are invited to join the Webster chess and baseball teams in participating in the City of Webster Groves’ Community Days Parade Thursday, July 4, and represent the University in this major community event. The Community Days’ theme is “Show-Me Creativity.” Webster’s entry […]

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Twenty-Four Gorloks Named SLIAC Spring All-Academic

Twenty-Four Gorloks Named SLIAC Spring All-Academic

| June 5, 2013 | 0 Comments

Webster University Athletics is pleased to announce that 24 Gorlok student athletes were recognized by the St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference, being named to the Spring 2013 All-Academic Team. For seven of the Gorlok student athletes, this was the second sport for which they were recognized in 2012-13. A total of 50 Webster student athletes […]

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June 12: Farewell to Mike Steinberg and Free Screening of ‘Being There’

June 12: Farewell to Mike Steinberg and Free Screening of ‘Being There’

| June 5, 2013 | 0 Comments

Join the Webster University Film Series on Wednesday, June 12, at 7 p.m. in the Moore Auditorium as we say farewell to Mike Steinberg, who is moving on from his 10-year position as director of the Film Series — and stay for a free screening of Being There, one of Steinberg’s favorite films. A light […]

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