Archive for June, 2013

June 6-9: ‘Qfest St. Louis’

June 6-9: ‘Qfest St. Louis’

| June 5, 2013 | 0 Comments

Cinema St. Louis, Vital Voice and the Webster University Film Series present Qfest St. Louis June 6 – 9 in the Moore Auditorium, which kicks off with the following two films: Thursday, June 6, 7 p.m. QFest St. Louis MARRIED & COUNTING (Allan Piper, 2012, USA, 93 min.) A same-sex couple celebrates their 25th anniversary […]

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Regional Campus Housing Officers Gather on St. Louis Campus

Regional Campus Housing Officers Gather on St. Louis Campus

| June 5, 2013 | 0 Comments

If you notice an abundance of vehicles with out-of-state license plates around the Webster Groves campus this week, as well as visitors sporting gear from colleges other than Webster, there’s a good reason. The Department of Housing & Residential Life, in collaboration with colleagues from Washington University, is hosting the executive board and committee members […]

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Save the Date and Agency Additions: Webster Works Worldwide Oct. 2

Save the Date and Agency Additions: Webster Works Worldwide Oct. 2

| June 5, 2013 | 0 Comments

Webster Works Worldwide  (WWW) will celebrate its 19th year of providing community service on Wednesday, Oct. 2, 2013. Since WWW began in 1995, more than 26,000 volunteers have given more 113,000 hours of service worldwide. Next month, informational packets about Webster Works Worldwide will go out to more than 250 nonprofit organizations in the St. […]

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Globetrotters: Webster Chess Team Members on Road to World Cup

Globetrotters: Webster Chess Team Members on Road to World Cup

| June 5, 2013 | 0 Comments

Summer is a busy time for members of Webster University’s national collegiate champion chess team. Sophomore and grandmaster Ray Robson has been selected by the U.S. Chess Federation to represent the United States at the Chess World Cup in Tromso, Norway, in August. Joining Robson will be his Webster University roommate and chess teammate Wesley […]

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Snapshot: LA AFB Student Finds Webster in Thailand

Snapshot: LA AFB Student Finds Webster in Thailand

| June 5, 2013 | 1 Comment

Jason Church knew Webster University was globally connected while earning his MBA at the Los Angeles Air Force Base campus location. But he never expected to run into his alma mater while visiting Thailand. Church, an officer in the U.S. Air Force, tells the story: “I rented a motorbike near Hua Hin, a beach resort […]

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May 2013 New Employee & Employee Anniversaries

May 2013 New Employee & Employee Anniversaries

| June 4, 2013 | 0 Comments

For May, the Webster University community welcomed the following new employee: Ashley Adams, coordinator, Online Learning Center, (314) 246-7762, replaces Elizabeth Stacey. * * * The University extends its appreciation to the following individuals for their years of service: 5 Years Alan Anthony, representative, Kansas City Metropolitan Campus, Mo. Nancy Haparimwi, representative, Business Department Deborah Maniaci, […]

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Gallman-DeRienzo Named Director for Charleston/Joint Base Charleston Campuses

Gallman-DeRienzo Named Director for Charleston/Joint Base Charleston Campuses

| June 4, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Office of Academic Affairs is pleased to announce that Vivian Gallman-DeRienzo has been appointed director of the Charleston Metro campus and the Joint Base Charleston campus. Gallman-DeRienzo most recently served as the vice president for Enrollment Management and Student Affairs at Thomas University in Thomasville, Ga. She has additional experience in two-year schools in South […]

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In the News: Kummer in Neue Zürcher Zeitung; Smith on International Recruitment; Rishe on NBA

In the News: Kummer in Neue Zürcher Zeitung; Smith on International Recruitment; Rishe on NBA

| June 4, 2013 | 0 Comments

Recent Webster University appearances in news media include: Chris Kummer, Webster University faculty member and director of Graduate Business Programs at the Webster Vienna campus, was quoted on an article about mergers and acquisitions in the Neue Zürcher Zeitung, the prominent European business publication. Kummer’s data is also the source for the infographic in the […]

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Film Series: ‘Waiting for Guffman’ June 5

Film Series: ‘Waiting for Guffman’ June 5

| June 3, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Webster University Film Series presents Waiting for Guffman, as part of the Strange Brew series, on Wednesday, June 5, at 8 p.m., at Schlafly Bottleworks, 7260 Southwest Ave., Maplewood, Mo. Admission is $5 and free to Webster University students with Webster ID. Strange Brew: Cult Films at Schlafly Bottleworks WAITING FOR GUFFMAN (Christopher Guest, […]

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Kindermusik Academy of St. Louis Joins the Community Music School

Kindermusik Academy of St. Louis Joins the Community Music School

| June 3, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Community Music School of Webster University (CMS) recently assumed ownership of the Kindermusik Academy of St. Louis from founder Jan Fishman. This exciting collaboration of outstanding music programs allows babies and young children to begin a lifelong adventure of music and fun. The strong musical foundation built in the Kindermusik and CMS Young Years […]

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