Archive for October, 2013

St. Looey Chamber Blitz Nov. 15-17 Features Altius String Quartet

St. Looey Chamber Blitz Nov. 15-17 Features Altius String Quartet

| October 31, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Community Music School of Webster University (CMS) again welcomes the Altius String Quartet to its annual St. Looey Chamber Blitz taking place the weekend of Nov. 15-17. The program is presented as part of the CMS Preparatory Program. In addition to other activities, the Altius Quartet will perform a concert Saturday, Nov. 16, at […]

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Global Leadership Academy 2014 Cohort Announced: ‘Dramatic, Energizing’ Experience to Follow

Global Leadership Academy 2014 Cohort Announced: ‘Dramatic, Energizing’ Experience to Follow

| October 31, 2013 | 0 Comments

Yesterday in Webster Today, several members of the 2013 cohort of Webster University’s Global Leadership Academy (GLA) shared thoughts on their transformational experience. Today we share a few more as the Global Leadership Academy proudly announces the members of its 2014 cohort (see below). What can these new Academy fellows expect? “The GLA experience allows […]

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In the Heart of Football Country, a Different Kind of Champion

In the Heart of Football Country, a Different Kind of Champion

| October 31, 2013 | 4 Comments

A t-shirt long popular among Webster University students reads: “Webster University Football: Undefeated since 1915.” That tongue-in-cheek humor — Webster has nine consecutive SLIAC All-Conference titles, a NCAA regional champion baseball team and successful debate team, but has never fielded a football team — is a hallmark of the Webster student body. It’s also an […]

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How to Pledge: Every United Way Gift Matters

How to Pledge: Every United Way Gift Matters

| October 31, 2013 | 0 Comments

A message from Webster University President Beth Stroble, Executive United Way Representative: Webster University’s Greater St. Louis United Way campaign is well under way — to date, staff and faculty have raised more than $20,000. As you contemplate your gift, please consider the following: A critical measure of our campaign’s success, beyond any monetary figure, […]

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WSA Sponsors Professional Development Workshops for St. Louis Staff Members

WSA Sponsors Professional Development Workshops for St. Louis Staff Members

| October 31, 2013 | 3 Comments

In effort to provide additional professional development opportunities for staff, Webster Staff Alliance is sponsoring attendance to three local SkillPath seminars in St. Louis area: Fundamentals of Successful Project Management – Dec. 4, 2013 The Essentials of Communicating With Diplomacy and Professionalism – Dec. 18-19, 2013 Dealing with Personality Clashes at Work – Jan. 16, […]

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Webster’s Student Veteran Organization Celebrates with ‘Hog on the Quad’

Webster’s Student Veteran Organization Celebrates with ‘Hog on the Quad’

| October 31, 2013 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s Student Veterans Organization (SVO), under the direction of the organization’s president Charlie Mach, invited students and leaders of Webster University to their first annual “Hog on the Quad” Oct. 30. In recognition of Veteran’s Day coming up Nov. 11, the SVO wanted to celebrate with the entire campus. All who stopped by were […]

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Nov. 5: President, Provost Host ‘Access to Education: Creating a Diverse and Inclusive Community’

Nov. 5: President, Provost Host ‘Access to Education: Creating a Diverse and Inclusive Community’

| October 30, 2013 | 0 Comments

President Elizabeth (Beth) J. Stroble and Provost Julian Schuster, senior vice president and chief operating officer, cordially invite the University community to: Access to Education: Creating a Diverse and Inclusive Community for a Stronger World Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2013 4:30 – 5:30 p.m. East Academic Building, Room 253/262 This event will celebrate Webster University’s commitment […]

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Building Leadership: GLA Fellows Reflect on 2013 Experience

Building Leadership: GLA Fellows Reflect on 2013 Experience

| October 30, 2013 | 0 Comments

The 2013 cohort of Webster University’s Global Leadership Academy (GLA) was celebrated Oct. 25 in a ceremony and reception for 23 Academy fellows, who have spent the last year building the distributed leadership that is critical to Webster’s success. Designed by a collaborative curriculum team, the Academy was designed to provide people with the leadership […]

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No Fall ‘Break’ for Forensic and Debate: Team Travels, Places in Two Tournaments

No Fall ‘Break’ for Forensic and Debate: Team Travels, Places in Two Tournaments

| October 30, 2013 | 0 Comments

Last week was hardly a “break” week for the Webster University Forensic and Debate team: They spent the fall break traveling to two tournaments, returning with several awards. The first weekend of the break, Oct. 19-20, was spent at the University of Central Missouri in Warrensburg, with competition by 30 schools from 11 states. DJ […]

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Parking Lot O Closed Oct. 30-31 for ‘Trunk or Treat’ Event

Parking Lot O Closed Oct. 30-31 for ‘Trunk or Treat’ Event

| October 29, 2013 | 0 Comments

Due to the Trunk or Treat event on Thursday, Oct. 31, Parking Lot O on Garden Ave., east of the garage,  will be closed Wednesday, Oct. 30, following night classes, and all day Thursday. Trunk or Treat is presented by the Student Government Association (SGA), Commuter Council, International Student Association, Association for African American Collegians […]

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