Archive for September, 2013

Faculty Research Grants: What Goes into a Successful Application?

Faculty Research Grants: What Goes into a Successful Application?

| September 27, 2013 | 0 Comments

Webster University designed its Faculty Research Grant program to encourage and promote faculty research and professional development, welcoming applications for scholarly research, academic projects, artistic performances, exhibitions and studies in any discipline. It’s a program that allows full-time faculty to pursue disciplinary-centered research that results in a work product. What goes into a successful application? […]

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Spring 2014 Registration Dates for St. Louis, Online Students

Spring 2014 Registration Dates for St. Louis, Online Students

| September 27, 2013 | 0 Comments

A joint message from Don Morris, registrar, and Tom Nickolai, director of Academic Advising, concerning Spring 2014 registration for St. Louis and online students: The registration dates for the Spring 2014 semester have been set for the second week of the Fall 2 term respectively for graduate and undergraduate students. Registration for all graduate students […]

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Film Series Presents Webster School of Communications Invitational

Film Series Presents Webster School of Communications Invitational

| September 27, 2013 | 0 Comments

Webster University Film Series presents the Webster University School of Communications Invitational, Saturday, Sept. 28, at 7:30 p.m. in the Moore Auditorium. Admission is free and open to the public. Webster University students, alumni, faculty, staff and friends are cordially invited to experience the product of the creative minds of our current and recent School […]

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Snapshots: BFA Students Camp in Line for Art Review Placement

Snapshots: BFA Students Camp in Line for Art Review Placement

| September 27, 2013 | 0 Comments

Several bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA) senior students spent Thursday night on the Hunt House porch or arrived early Friday morning. The student camp-out was held in order to be first in line when the Department of Art staff arrived in the morning, to sign-up for the perfect spot to display their art work for […]

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School of Communications Well Represented at STAM Conference

School of Communications Well Represented at STAM Conference

| September 27, 2013 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s School of Communications was actively involved in both programming and leadership aspects of this month’s annual 2013 Conference of the Speech and Theatre Association of Missouri (STAM). Scott Jensen, professor of Speech Communication Studies and director of Forensics, presented a paper/workshop, “Selling What Should Sell Itself: Rhetorical and Management Strategies for Acclaiming and […]

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August and September 2013 New Employees

August and September 2013 New Employees

| September 27, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Webster University community welcomes the following new employees: August 2013 Charles Anderson, assistant professor, School of Communications, (314) 246-6924 Kelly Argo, representative, Lakeland Campus location, Fla., (863) 687-9309, replaces Monica Daugherty. Joanna Battles, assistant professor, Conservatory Theatre, LGCOFA Douglas Brittany, development officer, Development Office, (314) 246-5987, replaces Stephanie McNally. Hasmik Chakaryan, assistant professor, Behavioral […]

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Children’s Book Drive Next Week

Children’s Book Drive Next Week

| September 26, 2013 | 0 Comments

If you have gently used children’s books in need of a new home, please consider donating them to the Webster Works Worldwide Children’s Book Drive. Since it’s inception in 2001, the book drive has collected over 12,000 books and donated them to schools and service agencies in low-income areas. A total of 1,028 books were […]

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August 2013 Employee Anniversaries

August 2013 Employee Anniversaries

| September 26, 2013 | 0 Comments

The University extends its appreciation to the following individuals for their years of service: 5 Years Ronald Cameron, public safety officer, Public Safety Office Thomas Cornell, associate professor/coordinator MA Communication Arts, Reading & Early Childhood, SOE Najy Daher, academic advisor, South Orlando Academic Center, Fla. Kristen DiFate, assistant professor of Digital Advertising, Communications & Journalism […]

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Webster Wellness ‘Lose and Win’ Kicks Off Oct. 9

Webster Wellness ‘Lose and Win’ Kicks Off Oct. 9

| September 26, 2013 | 0 Comments

Webster Wellness is starting “Lose and Win,” a new weight management employee support group on the St. Louis campus. Meetings will be held on Wednesdays at noon in EAB 153, starting Wednesday, Oct. 9. Sign up by sending an email to wellness@webster.edu. The program materials are provided by UnitedHealthcare with topics including: reading nutrition labels […]

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Webster University Receives Thailand Prime Minister’s Business Enterprise Award

Webster University Receives Thailand Prime Minister’s Business Enterprise Award

| September 26, 2013 | 2 Comments

Webster University Thailand (WUT) has been awarded Thailand’s prestigious Prime Minister’s Business Enterprise Award for 2013. Webster University Thailand is the only university among the 23 firms in eight categories selected this year. The University was honored in a Sept. 25 ceremony. The Prime Minister’s Award was established in 1992 by the Thai Ministry of […]

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