Archive for July, 2013

2014 Global Leadership Academy: Apply by Sept. 27

2014 Global Leadership Academy: Apply by Sept. 27

| July 29, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Webster University Global Leadership Academy (GLA), launched during the 2011-2012 academic year, is an employee leadership development program created as a way to invest in employees and develop internal talent and leadership. “The overarching goal of the GLA is to invest in the people of Webster University because we each play a distinct role […]

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ADA Notification Letters to St. Louis Faculty

ADA Notification Letters to St. Louis Faculty

| July 29, 2013 | 1 Comment

Notice to St. Louis area faculty, from the Academic Resource Center: Starting Fall 2013, the Academic Resource Center will change the way ADA Notification Letters are distributed to faculty members at Saint Louis area campuses. In the past, letters have been delivered to faculty members via their on campus mailboxes and emailed to faculty members […]

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Webster Included in Forbes’ America’s Best Colleges Report

Webster Included in Forbes’ America’s Best Colleges Report

| July 26, 2013 | 0 Comments

Webster University is among America’s best colleges, according to a report released July 24 by Forbes magazine. Now in its sixth year, the America’s Best Colleges ranking is based on five categories that relate to educational quality and the experiences and achievements of students: student satisfaction, post-graduate success, student debt, four-year graduation rate and nationally […]

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Ghana Ministry of Education Accredits Webster’s New Accra Campus

Ghana Ministry of Education Accredits Webster’s New Accra Campus

| July 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

Ghana’s Ministry of Education has accredited Webster University’s long-awaited new campus in Accra, Ghana, following a rigorous review. The University is now in the process of securing approval for the Ghana location from the Higher Learning Commission (HLC). Since 1925, Webster University has been accredited by HLC, a member of the North Central Association of […]

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Snapshots: Student TAP Program Closing Ceremony

Snapshots: Student TAP Program Closing Ceremony

| July 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Academic Resource Center’s Transitions and Academic Prep (TAP) Program held its closing ceremony on Saturday, July 20. The TAP Program helps students prepare for the fall semester. Participating students received academic credit for attending a Webster 101 course, writing seminar and daily campus workshops from Academic Advising, Career Services, Financial Aid, and the Emerson […]

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Webster’s Instagram Presence on ‘Most Popular’ List

Webster’s Instagram Presence on ‘Most Popular’ List

| July 24, 2013 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s Instagram page was recently named to the “70 Most Popular Universities on Instragram” list compiled by Nitrogram, a U.K.-based analytics firm. The rule in social media is: If you’re going to do it, do it well. Webster’s social media platforms certainly live up to that standard. Led by the Global Marketing & Communications […]

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In the News: McElwee Films; Gottlieb on Senate Bill; Rishe on Braun, Murray; Hellinger Jams

In the News: McElwee Films; Gottlieb on Senate Bill; Rishe on Braun, Murray; Hellinger Jams

| July 24, 2013 | 0 Comments

Recent media coverage involving Webster University community members includes: Gottlieb on International Student Access In he capacity as AACRAO Vice President for International Education, Melanie Gottlieb, director of Admission Operations & International Campus Liaison for Webster University, is quoted in the AACRAO bulletin about a Senate bill’s potential for expanding higher education access for undocumented students. […]

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Global Staff Exchange Application Deadline Extended to July 31

Global Staff Exchange Application Deadline Extended to July 31

| July 24, 2013 | 0 Comments

The application deadline for participation in the Global Staff Exchange program in Fall 2013 or Spring 2014 has been extended. The new application deadline is July 31, 2013. The Staff Exchange provides the opportunity for full-time Webster employees to work at an international campus location for two weeks. This is an excellent opportunity for staff […]

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Web Grading Instructions Summer

Web Grading Instructions Summer

| July 24, 2013 | 0 Comments

Instructions for Summer, 2013, web grading from Donna Gilmore, assistant registrar: Begin at Webster’s home page (www.webster.edu) Log on to your Connections Account Click on the Faculty tab Click on the word “here” in the Faculty Academic Services box Enter your Connections User Name and Password and click OK. Set Options: Select graduate program to […]

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Marletto’s Summer Lunch Closure; Catering Still Available

Marletto’s Summer Lunch Closure; Catering Still Available

| July 24, 2013 | 0 Comments

With the end of the summer term, Marletto’s last day serving lunch this summer will be Friday, July 26. However, Sodexo is still available for catering on campus. All food service units on the home campus in Webster Groves will re-open on Monday, Aug. 26.

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