Archive for September, 2013

E-Waste Recycling Event Oct. 17

E-Waste Recycling Event Oct. 17

| September 30, 2013 | 0 Comments

If you have accumulated electronics over the summer, then it’s time to safely and responsibly dispose of all your electronic waste and clutter you no longer need or want – before the winter holidays! A variety of electronics will be accepted for proper recycling at no charge to University students, faculty, staff,  Webster Groves residents, […]

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Polgar to Speak at Chamber Luncheon Oct. 17

Polgar to Speak at Chamber Luncheon Oct. 17

| September 30, 2013 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s chess coach Susan Polgar is presenting “Chess and Life – Strategic Thinking for Success,” on Thursday, Oct. 17, in the Library conference room. This is an October Networking Luncheon event sponsored by the Webster Groves/Shrewsbury/Rock Hill Chamber of Commerce. Check in and networking take place at 11:30 a.m., followed by the luncheon at […]

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Oct. 8 FDC Session: Faculty Research Grants, Messing Award Applications

Oct. 8 FDC Session: Faculty Research Grants, Messing Award Applications

| September 30, 2013 | 0 Comments

Provost Julian Schuster, the Office of Academic Affairs, and the Faculty Development Center invite all eligible faculty members to attend a one-hour information session focused on writing successful proposals for Faculty Research Grants and applications for the Wilma and Roswell Messing, Jr., Faculty Award at Webster. Participants will have an opportunity to speak with a […]

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Austrian Society Heuriger Held at Priest House

Austrian Society Heuriger Held at Priest House

| September 30, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Austrian Society of St. Louis held its own heuriger on Sunday, Sept. 22 at the H. Sam Priest House on the Webster Groves campus. A heuriger is a wine tavern popular in Vienna in which wine-growers serve the most recent year’s wines. This modified heuriger served Austrian wine and homemade foods to attendees prepared […]

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Ties That Heal: Geneva Students Organize Oct. 2-4 International Psychology Conference

Ties That Heal: Geneva Students Organize Oct. 2-4 International Psychology Conference

| September 30, 2013 | 0 Comments

A team of students stand poised and ready to welcome speakers and guests from around the world for the second International Psychology and Counseling conference at Webster University Geneva, “Ties That Heal.” The conference will take place Oct. 2-4 at the Geneva International Conference Center. Renowned scholars and practitioners are coming from the U.S., the […]

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School of Communications Announces New Advisory Board Members

School of Communications Announces New Advisory Board Members

| September 30, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Webster University School of Communications is announcing their 2013-2014 Advisory Board. The School of Communications looks to its Advisory Board for both professional expertise and program support. The board is comprised of media professionals and corporate executives from throughout the industry, and meets twice a year. Its members offer guidance and support based on their […]

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It’s Official: Webster’s Campus in Ghana to Open

It’s Official: Webster’s Campus in Ghana to Open

| September 27, 2013 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s new campus in Accra, Ghana, was approved by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC), meaning Webster University graduates in Ghana will hold degrees recognized in both Ghana and the United States, making it easier for them to seek work in either country and pursue study in either country. Student recruitment will begin immediately and […]

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Gilmore Selected to Lead Business and Organizational Security Management

Gilmore Selected to Lead Business and Organizational Security Management

| September 27, 2013 | 0 Comments

David Gilmore has been selected to lead the Business and Organizational Security Management (BOSM) program in Webster University’s George Herbert Walker School of Business & Technology. Gilmore has been a member of the graduate faculty at Webster since 1994, and he currently serves as an adjunct professor and area mentor in the National Capital Region. […]

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Sharpen Your Knives: Halloween Pumpkin Carving Contest Oct. 30

Sharpen Your Knives: Halloween Pumpkin Carving Contest Oct. 30

| September 27, 2013 | 0 Comments

The third annual Halloween Pumpkin Carving Contest will be held Wednesday, Oct. 30, with online voting open from 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. Winners will be announced Oct. 31. Those in the St. Louis-area that would like to participate can RSVP to receive a pumpkin. The pumpkins may be picked up from Marletto’s Marketplace on […]

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Snapshots: Vienna Holiday Fundraiser Supports Kenya Primary School

Snapshots: Vienna Holiday Fundraiser Supports Kenya Primary School

| September 27, 2013 | 0 Comments

Last December, the Webster University Vienna campus community held its annual Holiday Punch event in the form of a fundraiser for the Ibubi Primary School in western Kenya. Donations were collected for hot punch, cookies and nuts to celebrate the holidays. The entire donation went towards purchasing textbooks and school supplies for Ibubi students. With […]

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