Archive for November, 2013

First Year Seminars Call for Course Proposals; Due Date Extended to Dec. 13

First Year Seminars Call for Course Proposals; Due Date Extended to Dec. 13

| November 5, 2013 | 0 Comments

Webster faculty are invited to consider teaching a First Year Seminar (formerly known as Freshman Seminar) in Fall 2014. The First Year Seminars provide students an opportunity to discover the excitement of learning on a personal level and help develop their potential for academic exploration and research. It is the first course that students take […]

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Two Webster Athletes Named SLIAC Players of the Week

Two Webster Athletes Named SLIAC Players of the Week

| November 4, 2013 | 0 Comments

Two Webster University student athletes have been chosen as conference “Player of the Week” in their respective sports for the week ending Nov. 3. Webster honorees are BJ Dryer (men’s soccer offense) and Tyler Brown (men’s soccer defense). Dryer scored the game winning goal in a 1-0 win over Westminster to secure a first-place tie […]

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Romano Discusses Conflict Resolution & Analysis Nov. 11

Romano Discusses Conflict Resolution & Analysis Nov. 11

| November 4, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Webster community is invited to a collegial conversation with Arthur Romano, assistant professor at the George Mason University School of Conflict Resolution and Analysis, on Monday, Nov. 11, at 3:30 p.m. in the Faculty Development Center. Light refreshments will be served. This event is co-sponsored by the Multicultural Center and International Student Affairs (MCISA) and […]

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Opening Reception for ‘Helen Marcus: Photographs’ Nov. 8

Opening Reception for ‘Helen Marcus: Photographs’ Nov. 8

| November 4, 2013 | 0 Comments

The May Gallery exhibition, “Helen Marcus: Photographs” will be on view through Nov. 27. Marcus will present a talk Friday, Nov. 8, at 3 p.m. in the Sverdrup Building, room 101. The opening reception takes place Friday, Nov. 8, from 5 – 7 p.m. in the May Gallery. Helen Marcus is a well-known freelance photographer […]

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‘My Webster’ Policy Updates: Vacation Accrual, Timesheets

‘My Webster’ Policy Updates: Vacation Accrual, Timesheets

| November 4, 2013 | 2 Comments

Last week’s post on the new “My Webster” automated payroll and human resources system outlined the fall and early winter launch. Over the last few weeks, Human Resources and Finance staff have also been meeting with departments, schools and colleges and with University leadership to outline some of the major features of My Webster. Along […]

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Participate in the Global Holiday Tree Display

Participate in the Global Holiday Tree Display

| November 4, 2013 | 0 Comments

To celebrate the rich diversity of Webster University’s worldwide network and continue an annual tradition, a uniquely decorated Global Holiday Tree will be on display in the University Center throughout the month of December. President Beth Stroble and Provost Julian Schuster invite students, faculty, staff and alumni from every Webster campus to help trim the […]

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The French Immersion School in St. Louis: ‘Mission and Challenges’ Nov. 6

The French Immersion School in St. Louis: ‘Mission and Challenges’ Nov. 6

| November 4, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Webster community is invited to join a panel discussion concerning the French Immersion School in St. Louis, on Wednesday, Nov, 6, at 6 p.m. in the Faculty Development Center, University Library, 4th floor. Panelists include: Conrad Wildsmith, head of the French School; Lionel Cuillé, Jane and Bruce Robert Chair of French, Danielle Coffyn, teacher; […]

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From St. Louis to Cha-Am: Autumn at Webster University

From St. Louis to Cha-Am: Autumn at Webster University

| November 1, 2013 | 0 Comments

Students and staff at Webster University campuses around the world were recently invited to submit photos of what autumn looks like. This video includes the best submissions received. As you can see, the fall season at our campuses is as diverse as Webster University itself!

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October 2013 Employee Anniversaries

October 2013 Employee Anniversaries

| November 1, 2013 | 0 Comments

The University extends its appreciation to the following individuals for their years of service: 5 Years Schronie Allen, representative Melbourne, Fla. Elizabeth Guccione, academic advisor, Academic Advising Center Tiffany Noe, representative, Colorado Springs Metropolitan Campus, Colo. Kelly-Ann Rolon, department associate, Space Coast Metropolitan Campus, Fla. Angela Ruble, assistant director, Information Services 10 Years Lucy Bodet, […]

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October 2013 New Employees

October 2013 New Employees

| November 1, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Webster University community welcomes the following new employees: Jennifer Cottingham, department associate, Bolling Air Force Base, Washington, D.C., (202) 561-4382, replaces Suzanne Ott. John Frost, assistant director, Office of Admissions, (314) 246-TBD, replaces Heather Sadi. Shannon Gatlin, representative, Lakeland, Fla., (863) 687-9309, replaces Monica Dautherty. Richard Kahne, assistant director, Tinker Air Force Base, Okla., […]

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