Archive for August, 2013

In the News: Webster Leiden on African TV; McBride on Egypt; Rishe on Olympics, EPL

In the News: Webster Leiden on African TV; McBride on Egypt; Rishe on Olympics, EPL

| August 23, 2013 | 0 Comments

 Recent news media involving Webster University community members: African TV on Webster, Netherlands Campuses AFTV (African Television in the Netherlands) filmed a documentary about Webster University in Leiden and Amsterdam, giving African students a glimpse of life at Webster. The film includes interviews with a diverse selection of Webster Leiden managers as well as a […]

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Alumnus Presents Service Member Awards at St. Petersberg Appreciation Event

Alumnus Presents Service Member Awards at St. Petersberg Appreciation Event

| August 23, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Webster University St. Petersburg campus location co-sponsored the Senior Enlisted Members of the U.S. Armed Forces reception at MacDill Air Force Base, in conjunction with the Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce. This annual event provides the community members an opportunity to personally thank the local service men and women from all five branches of […]

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Webster Matches Americorps Award

Webster Matches Americorps Award

| August 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

Starting this fall, AmeriCorps alumni enrolled as graduate students in selected Webster University master’s programs will be eligible for up to $5,400 in matching awards toward their degree. Webster announced this week that it would participate in the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program. AmeriCorps is part of the Corporation for National and Community Service […]

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New Testing Policy from ARC’s Testing Center

New Testing Policy from ARC’s Testing Center

| August 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

As the school year approaches, the Testing Center wants to welcome back faculty and announce two new testing policies that are in effect as of this semester. Testing Center No Show/Reschedule Policy: Effective Aug. 19, 2013 Students who miss a testing appointment need to secure an approval from the course instructor to take the exam […]

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Snapshots: Student Orientation in Vienna, Hua Hin, Bangkok

Snapshots: Student Orientation in Vienna, Hua Hin, Bangkok

| August 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

New Student Orientation kicked off this week for undergraduates and graduates at many Webster University campus locations around the world. Per tradition, new undergraduate students (and faculty) were oriented at the home campus in St. Louis through this weekend. Graduate students were also welcomed by staff tents on their way to their first classes. Students […]

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Jacksonville Celebrates 23rd Commencement, 25 Years of Webster in Florida

Jacksonville Celebrates 23rd Commencement, 25 Years of Webster in Florida

| August 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Greater Jacksonville campus locations held their 23rd commencement earlier this month, honoring 140 graduates and celebrating Webster University’s 25th anniversary serving the North Florida area. Graduates, faculty, friends and family gathered at the Times Union Center for Performing Arts, where Associate Provost Nancy Hellerud delivered the commencement address. Vicki O’Toole, director of the Navy […]

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Snapshots: Volunteers Welcome Home Campus Graduate Students

Snapshots: Volunteers Welcome Home Campus Graduate Students

| August 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Webster University home campus in St. Louis has been celebrating the return of its graduate students  for the 2013-2014 academic year. Welcome tents located across campus have been staffed by faculty, staff and administrators during the week of Aug. 19. Webster staff volunteers have provided students with directions to classrooms and buildings and advised […]

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Film Series: “Deceptive Practice: The Mysteries and Mentors of Ricky Jay”

Film Series: “Deceptive Practice: The Mysteries and Mentors of Ricky Jay”

| August 21, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Webster University Film Series presents Deceptive Practice: The Mysteries and Mentors of Ricky Jay on two weekends: Aug. 23 – 25, and Aug. 30 – Sept. 1, at 7:30 p.m. in the Winifred Moore Auditorium. Admission is $6 for the general public, $5 for senior adults (60 +), students from other schools and Webster […]

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Finance & Administration: 3rd Customer Satisfaction Survey Results

Finance & Administration: 3rd Customer Satisfaction Survey Results

| August 21, 2013 | 0 Comments

To the Webster University Community: Finance & Administration has conducted its third customer satisfaction survey examining the quality of its customer service. You may access the results and responses in this PDF. Each department will carefully review customer feedback and discuss solutions to the issues raised. The department responses to this survey will be published […]

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ARC Faculty Open House Aug. 28, 29

ARC Faculty Open House Aug. 28, 29

| August 21, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Academic Resource Center invites faculty members to two Faculty Open House events, on Wednesday, Aug. 28, and Thursday, Aug. 29, between 9-11 a.m. and 4-6 p.m. each day. The Academic Resource Center is located in Loretto Hall, suite 40, on the lower level. The Academic Resource Center works with students who need writing support, […]

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