Archive for September, 2013

Snapshots: 400 High School Students at Webster for MOACAC College Fair

Snapshots: 400 High School Students at Webster for MOACAC College Fair

| September 26, 2013 | 0 Comments

On Wednesday, Sept. 25, 2013, Webster University was host to the Collaborative College Fair in conjunction with the Missouri Association for College Admission Counseling (MOACAC) and Affton High School. The event on the home campus in Webster Groves drew approximately 400 juniors and seniors from five area high schools — Affton, Bayless, Maplewood-Richmond Heights, Brentwood […]

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Participate in the Annual Campus Accessibility Survey Week of Oct. 7

Participate in the Annual Campus Accessibility Survey Week of Oct. 7

| September 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

This year the Accessibility Committee will be conducting its Campus Accessibility Survey in five parts during the week of Oct. 7. We encourage students, staff and faculty to join us as we travel through all parts of the campus to evaluate how accessible and welcoming the campus is to persons with disabilities. To participate, contact […]

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Veteran Students Can ‘Earn While They Learn’

Veteran Students Can ‘Earn While They Learn’

| September 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s Office of Military Affairs (OMA) is proud to announce the Veteran’s Administration (VA) Work-Study Program, available at the home campus in Webster Groves. If you’re a full-time undergraduate or graduate student currently attending Webster University and are using one of the following programs, you qualify: Post-9/11 GI Bill–(38 U.S.C. Chapter 33) (Veterans and […]

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Naval Support Activity (Memphis) 9/11 Commemoration Draws 230

Naval Support Activity (Memphis) 9/11 Commemoration Draws 230

| September 25, 2013 | 1 Comment

Webster University Naval Support Activity Mid-sSuth held the first event in its Distinguished Speaker Series on Sept. 11th in commemoration of the 9/11 attacks, with more than 230 military and civilian personnel attending. Capt. Doug Walker, Naval Support Activity Mid-South commanding officer, delivered the keynote address reflecting upon the memoirs and legacy of the 9/11 […]

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Snapshot: NCR Faculty Development Seminar Promotes Canvas

Snapshot: NCR Faculty Development Seminar Promotes Canvas

| September 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s National Capitol Region (NCR) campus locations held the first faculty development seminar of the school year on Sept. 19. In a series of four meetings to help educate and prepare staff for the school year ahead, area mentors and NCR admission staff lent their aid in demonstrating the value and use of Canvas, […]

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Semester’s First Freshman Preview Day Oct. 5

Semester’s First Freshman Preview Day Oct. 5

| September 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

The  Office of Admission will host the first Freshman Preview Day of the semester on Saturday, Oct. 5, 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. Check in is time 8:30 a.m. at the Loretto-Hilton Center with events taking place at various campus locations. Lunch will be served in the University Center Grant Gym. This event provides a […]

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Reality TV 101: Students Study with Pros on Non-Scripted Storytelling and Producing

Reality TV 101: Students Study with Pros on Non-Scripted Storytelling and Producing

| September 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

From toddlers in beauty pageants to bachelorettes looking for love, television offers a wide variety of reality shows. According to Neilson, more than 50 percent of the primetime television audience is tuned into a reality TV show. Fans of the shows might think that capturing the drama is as easy as pointing the camera and […]

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Around Webster: Green to D.C., Berkowitz Joins NSEE Board, Tanner’s Psych Text, Weeks at Starship Symposium, Sempreora on Cinema

Around Webster: Green to D.C., Berkowitz Joins NSEE Board, Tanner’s Psych Text, Weeks at Starship Symposium, Sempreora on Cinema

| September 24, 2013 | 0 Comments

Recent honors and news of note for Webster University community members: Green Selected to George Washington Teachers’ Institute, Runs for NCSS Board Teacher Education department chair and associate professor Ted Green was selected to attend the inaugural George Washington Teachers’ Institute for Missouri teachers which will be held at Washington’s Mount Vernon estate Oct. 10-13 […]

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Fletcher Named Denver Campus Director

Fletcher Named Denver Campus Director

| September 24, 2013 | 0 Comments

Louis L. Fletcher has been appointed director of Webster University’s metropolitan campus location in Denver, Colo., as of Sept. 23, 2013. He brings a wealth of knowledge and experience in teaching to his new position, as well as an extensive military background. For the past five years, Fletcher has been an adjunct professor in the […]

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Reminder: 2014 Global Leadership Academy Application Deadline Sept. 27

Reminder: 2014 Global Leadership Academy Application Deadline Sept. 27

| September 24, 2013 | 0 Comments

The 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. All faculty and staff (full-time and part-time) with at least one year of experience at Webster may apply for the Global Leadership Program. Applications […]

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