Archive for July, 2013

So Overcomes Odds, Wins World University Championship

So Overcomes Odds, Wins World University Championship

| July 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

After nine grueling rounds in Kazan, Russia, Webster sophomore and chess grandmaster Wesley So finished in a nine-way tie for first place at the 2013 World University Championship. The finalists included three players representing China, three representing Russia, one from Armenia, one from Poland and So representing Webster University and the Philippines. As there were […]

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Spina is New Director of Orlando Campus Locations

Spina is New Director of Orlando Campus Locations

| July 15, 2013 | 3 Comments

The Office of Academic Affairs is pleased to announce that Nicolas Spina joins Webster University July 16 as director of the Orlando campus locations. Spina has a wealth of experience in higher education as well as in the business world. His most recent position was dean of Business and Public Service at Vincennes University. His […]

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Join Team Webster Works for MS Bike Ride Sept. 7-8

Join Team Webster Works for MS Bike Ride Sept. 7-8

| July 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

For the ninth year, Team Webster Works is participating in The Gateway MS Bike Ride, a two-day cycling event supporting a cure for multiple sclerosis (MS) and providing services to local individuals impacted by multiple sclerosis. Team Webster Works has established a fundraising goal of $5,000 for this year’s ride. To meet that goal, we […]

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In Focus: In Its Fourth Decade, Webster Vienna Preps for Big Move

In Focus: In Its Fourth Decade, Webster Vienna Preps for Big Move

| July 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s campus in Vienna, Austria, has been open since 1981 and celebrated its 30th anniversary back in 2011. Now the campus is prepared for a big move — literally — in its fourth decade of serving students in Austria. After much preparation, Webster Vienna expects to move to the historic Palais Wenkheim in fall […]

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A Website’s Work is Never Done…

A Website’s Work is Never Done…

| July 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

Though the new webster.edu launched last fall has greatly improved traffic, design, responsiveness, and the ability to serve mobile users, one thing hasn’t changed: A website’s work is never done! That’s why work continues for Global Marketing & Communications (GMC), in collaboration with Information Technology (IT) and Academic Affairs, on exciting updates that make the […]

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Repair Work at 540 Garden, Student Health Services Building

Repair Work at 540 Garden, Student Health Services Building

| July 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

Monday morning, July 15, foundation support work, ramp and front porch renovation begins on the Counseling and Student Health Services building at 540 Garden Ave. This work is scheduled for completion by Aug. 2. Handicap accessibility for the facility will remain open during construction. If you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to […]

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Snapshots: Delta Mu Delta Induction at Fort Bragg

Snapshots: Delta Mu Delta Induction at Fort Bragg

| July 15, 2013 | 1 Comment

On July 1, Webster University’s Fort Bragg, N.C., campus location held its 2013 induction ceremony to Delta Mu Delta, a prestigious international honor society in business, welcoming four students. Following the ceremony, adjunct professor Albert Kittredge was presented with his chair celebrating his 25 years of service to Webster University. “Professor  Kittredge is a great […]

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Submit Your Group Videos for the Wellness Fair

Submit Your Group Videos for the Wellness Fair

| July 12, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Webster Wellness Committee needs your help! Webster Wellness wants to know how your campus or department pursues wellness. We are asking you to submit a short (15-30 seconds) video or a photo of your group pursuing wellness. Want to show faculty performing Yoga, students doing jumping jacks, or employees taking a hike? Film a […]

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Graber to Head Cross Country, Track & Field Programs

Graber to Head Cross Country, Track & Field Programs

| July 12, 2013 | 0 Comments

Webster University Athletics is pleased to announce that Dan Graber has accepted the positions of Head Cross Country and Track & Field Coach for both its men’s and women’s programs. Graber comes to Webster after five years on the Centre College (Ky.) cross country and track staffs. Graber served as an assistant coach for both […]

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2013-14 Parking Permits Available Now

2013-14 Parking Permits Available Now

| July 12, 2013 | 0 Comments

Parking permits for 2013-14 are available for pick up at the Public Safety Office, 572 Garden Ave., at the east end of the Garden Park Plaza. If you want the same type of permit you had last year, you only need to fill out a parking permit form. It won’t be necessary to fill out […]

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