Archive for October, 2013

Two Gorlok Women Named SLIAC Players of the Week

Two Gorlok Women Named SLIAC Players of the Week

| October 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

Two Webster University student-athletes have been chosen as St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SLIAC) Players of the Week for Oct. 21: Lindsey Adshade (women’s soccer) and Katie O’Toole (volleyball). SLIAC Women’s Soccer, Defensive Player of the Week Lindsey Adshade, a junior from Chicago, Ill., was instrumental in helping the Webster defense hold their opponents top attackers […]

Continue Reading

Science Professionals Discuss Career Choices with Biology Majors

Science Professionals Discuss Career Choices with Biology Majors

| October 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

As graduation looms, students are left to weigh their options – go to graduate school, find an internship, or enter the job market. Hearing from guest speakers who were once in the same position can often help put all those decisions in a better perspective. In Fall 1, Mary Lai Preuss, assistant professor in biological […]

Continue Reading

Gorlok Gathering: Thanksgiving Feast Nov. 21

Gorlok Gathering: Thanksgiving Feast Nov. 21

| October 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

Join us for the next Gorlok Gathering! The Webster Groves campus community is invited join a free Thanksgiving celebration. Date:  Thursday, Nov. 21 Time: 11 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. Place: Marletto’s Marketplace

Continue Reading

Housing & Residential Life Staff Coordinate UMR-ACUHO Conference in St. Louis

Housing & Residential Life Staff Coordinate UMR-ACUHO Conference in St. Louis

| October 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

The staff in Webster University’s Department of Housing and Residential Life — in collaboration with colleagues from Washington University — is spending their fall break in downtown St. Louis hosting the annual conference of the Upper Midwest Region of the Association of College and University Housing Officer’s (UMR-ACUHO). Over 500 housing and residence life staff […]

Continue Reading

Welcome International Students for Fall 2 Orientation

Welcome International Students for Fall 2 Orientation

| October 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Multicultural Center and International Student Affairs (MCISA) has been working hard to prepare for the upcoming arrival of new international students on campus for the Fall 2 term. We are expecting new students from Finland, France, India, Iran, Japan, Mongolia, Nigeria and Saudi Arabia. As we prepare to welcome another incoming class of international […]

Continue Reading

San Antonio Metro Campus Location Grand Opening Oct. 22

San Antonio Metro Campus Location Grand Opening Oct. 22

| October 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s new metro location in San Antonio celebrates its grand opening today, Tuesday, Oct. 22. Earlier this year, Webster received licensure from the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board and offered graduate courses out of a temporary location in the summer. The new Metro campus, which offers a weekend MBA program and master’s of arts […]

Continue Reading

Centennial Planning Update: Two Dates Set for November 2015

Centennial Planning Update: Two Dates Set for November 2015

| October 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Centennial Planning Committee has met twice this fall and project plans are developing nicely, according to Centennial Chair and Webster University alumna Elizabeth Robb. “We were so delighted to see the impressive progress that has been made so far,” she said. According to co-chair Barbara O’Malley, two important dates for the centennial celebration are […]

Continue Reading

Trivia Night Update: RSVP Extended, New Location for ‘Around the World in 180 Minutes’

Trivia Night Update: RSVP Extended, New Location for ‘Around the World in 180 Minutes’

| October 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

There may be no World Series game on Friday night, Oct. 25, but there is a world trivia game happening at Webster. “Around the World in 180 Minutes,” this year’s trivia night to benefit the United Way is set for 6 p.m. and the deadline for reservations has been extended to Wednesday, Oct. 23. Please […]

Continue Reading

Webster University Celebrates Corporate Partners

Webster University Celebrates Corporate Partners

| October 21, 2013 | 0 Comments

Business leaders from more than three dozen organizations that have entered into corporate partnership programs with Webster University were honored during the President’s Luncheon on Oct. 15.  Hosted at the Walker School of Business & Technology, the event celebrated corporate partnership programs that provide educational opportunities to employees. Webster University President Beth Stroble opened the […]

Continue Reading

Snapshot: Fort Leonard Wood, Rolla Grads at Combined Ceremony

Snapshot: Fort Leonard Wood, Rolla Grads at Combined Ceremony

| October 21, 2013 | 0 Comments

Graduate candidates from Webster University’s Fort Leonard Wood and Rolla Metropolitan campus locations were honored as part of the Fort Leonard Wood Truman Education Center 28th Annual Combined College Graduation Ceremony held Saturday, Oct. 5. Brig. Gen. Mike Callan (USAF, ret.), Webster’s associate vice president for Military and Government Programs, attended to confer degrees to […]

Continue Reading