Archive for October, 2013

Join a ‘Language Table’ to Practice Your Skills

Join a ‘Language Table’ to Practice Your Skills

| October 29, 2013 | 0 Comments

The International Languages and Cultures Department invites students, faculty and staff who would like to brush up or practice their language skills to join their weekly Language Tables. The tables are facilitated by department Teaching Assistants (TAs) Christiane Klempin from Germany, Pauli Mozo from Argentina, Laetitia Pages from France and Aori Inoue from Japan. Language […]

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Snapshots: Anheuser-Busch Foundation Native Plant Rain Garden Dedication

Snapshots: Anheuser-Busch Foundation Native Plant Rain Garden Dedication

| October 29, 2013 | 0 Comments

The occasion was to celebrate a “rain” garden, but the weather offered only clear skies and sunny warmth as more than 100 guests of Webster University and Anheuser-Busch gathered Monday afternoon outside the East Academic Building to dedicate the Anheuser-Busch Foundation Native Plant Rain Garden. Speakers included Webster University trustee Tony Thompson; President Beth Stroble; […]

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Fall II University Center Hours

Fall II University Center Hours

| October 29, 2013 | 0 Comments

FALL II 2013: OCT. 28 – DEC. 20 Upper Level Monday – Thursday, 7:30 a.m. – 12 a.m. Friday, 7:30 a.m. – 10 p.m. Saturday, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Sunday, Closed Fitness Center and Grant Gymnasium Monday – Thursday, 6 a.m. – 12 a.m. Friday, 6 a.m. – 8 p.m. Saturday, 9 a.m. – […]

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OMA Welcomes New Asst. Directors at Tinker AFB, Fort Belvoir

OMA Welcomes New Asst. Directors at Tinker AFB, Fort Belvoir

| October 29, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Office of Military Affairs (OMA) welcomes two recent additions to Webster University: Richard Kahne is the new assistant director at the Tinker Air Force Base, Okla., campus location. With a military leadership background in academics for the U.S. Air Force, Kahne comes to Webster having recently retired from the military with over 21 years […]

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Spring 2014 Lab and Multimedia Classroom Software Request Deadline

Spring 2014 Lab and Multimedia Classroom Software Request Deadline

| October 29, 2013 | 0 Comments

The lab and multimedia classroom software request deadline for Spring 2014 is Friday, Nov. 15, 2013. All requests are provided to program facilitators and department chairs to identify opportunities to support the curriculum, and for budget approval and planning. We cannot guarantee that requests received after this deadline will be installed by the start of […]

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Student Account Hold Policy Change in Effect Spring 2014

Student Account Hold Policy Change in Effect Spring 2014

| October 28, 2013 | 0 Comments

A significant policy change regarding tuition and fees has been implemented to take effect with Spring 2014 registration. This change will have immediate positive effects for current students and will help students avoid more serious financial issues later on, but will also require all students to be more diligent about watching their student account balances. […]

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SGA Sponsors ‘Trunk-or-Treat’ Oct. 31

SGA Sponsors ‘Trunk-or-Treat’ Oct. 31

| October 28, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Student Government Association (SGA), in partnership with several student organizations, is sponsoring a Trunk-or-Treat event Thursday, Oct. 31, 4 – 7 p.m., in parking lot O (on Garden Ave., east of the garage). The event is free and open to the public. We encourage students, faculty, staff and community members to bring their families […]

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Positioning to Thrive: Strategic Planning Initiative Launched, Steering Committee Named

Positioning to Thrive: Strategic Planning Initiative Launched, Steering Committee Named

| October 28, 2013 | 0 Comments

A message from the President and Provost: We are pleased to announce the official launch of Webster University’s Strategic Planning Initiative, which will guide the creation of Webster University’s new strategic plan. As previously mentioned at Fall Convocation and the recent Academic Assembly, Webster University is conducting this initiative to affirm our heritage of providing […]

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In the News: Polgar on So’s Moves; Brasfield on Health Care; Roberts on Entrepreneurs; Rishe on NCAA/Miami

In the News: Polgar on So’s Moves; Brasfield on Health Care; Roberts on Entrepreneurs; Rishe on NCAA/Miami

| October 28, 2013 | 0 Comments

Recent news media coverage involving Webster University community members includes: Whenever Webster University student Wesley So does well at the chess board, it makes news in his native Philippines. With his success last weekend at the 17th Unive chess tournament in Hoogoveen, the Netherlands,  the Philippines Journal Online chronicled his game and spoke with Webster chess […]

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Champion Weekend: Webster Chess Players Win Three Titles

Champion Weekend: Webster Chess Players Win Three Titles

| October 28, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Webster University chess team has several new achievements to celebrate as they prepare for the upcoming PanAm InterCollegiate games. Over the weekend, Webster sophomore Wesley So, a grandmaster from the Philippines, won one of the most prominent chess invitational tournaments in the world, the 2013 Univé Crown in Hoogeveen, the Netherlands. So was so […]

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