Archive for November, 2013

IT Maintenance Window Scheduled Dec. 6-8

IT Maintenance Window Scheduled Dec. 6-8

| November 21, 2013 | 0 Comments

The next Systems Maintenance Window is scheduled for Friday, Dec. 6, 10 p.m. CDT through Sunday, Dec. 8, 3 p.m. CDT. Details of the scheduled work will be provided in advance of the window through a Connections campus announcement. Please be advised that during these maintenance windows, you can anticipate intermittent systems access, or extended […]

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Raising Awareness: GMC Talks Marketing Strategy at SGA Open Forum

Raising Awareness: GMC Talks Marketing Strategy at SGA Open Forum

| November 21, 2013 | 0 Comments

Webster University students received a glimpse into how Global Marketing & Communications (GMC) plans marketing and media placement for the university at a forum open to all students, faculty and staff Tuesday afternoon in Sunnen Lounge. The event, attended by about 15 students and a handful of staff, was initiated by Student Government Association (SGA) […]

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In the News: Student Film Featured; JP’s Ironman; Rishe on NFL Safety; Beacon on Walker Speaker

In the News: Student Film Featured; JP’s Ironman; Rishe on NFL Safety; Beacon on Walker Speaker

| November 21, 2013 | 0 Comments

Recent news media coverage of Webster University community members includes: Rishe on NFL Safety at CNBC, Fox Sports Radio, Forbes George Herbert Walker School of Business & Technology faculty member Patrick Rishe appeared on CNBC’s “Closing Bell” with former NFL player Vai Sikahema to discuss the ongoing problems for the NFL that includes numerous arrests, […]

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Ambassador Louis Susman Speaks on Obama, U.S. Relations in Middle East, at Walker School

Ambassador Louis Susman Speaks on Obama, U.S. Relations in Middle East, at Walker School

| November 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

On Nov. 13, students, friends and community members gathered to hear Louis Susman, former U.S. Ambassador to the United Kingdom, present “The Transatlantic Alliance:  Past, Present and Future” at the George Herbert Walker School of Business & Technology Success to Significance Speaker Series. Benjamin Ola. Akande, dean of the Walker School, opened the event by […]

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Snapshots: Audio Aesthetics & Technology Master Class with Ron Judkins

Snapshots: Audio Aesthetics & Technology Master Class with Ron Judkins

| November 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

Students in the Webster University School of Communications attended a master class on film sound with writer, director and sound mixer Ron Judkins on Sunday, Nov. 17. Judkins has worked on more than 50 films since 1976.  He closely works with Steven Spielberg and has mixed sound on 14 of Speilberg’s feature films. He has […]

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A Passion for Philosophy at the Heart Webster Graduate’s Life

A Passion for Philosophy at the Heart Webster Graduate’s Life

| November 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

An education should focus on the journey, not just the destination. Danae McLeod has sworn by that belief since her days as a student at Webster University. “One of the academic advisors asked me why I was trying to rush through all of these classes that required time and thought,” said McLeod, a 2005 graduate […]

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Summer Camp and Conference Housing at Webster University

Summer Camp and Conference Housing at Webster University

| November 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

Do you work with or know of a camp or conference that needs housing in Summer 2014? Webster University’s residence halls and apartments are perfect for groups of all kinds needing affordable housing for summer camps and conferences. Our lowest available rate is just $20 per person per night. We are able to accommodate sports […]

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Faculty Research Grant Helps Fund Feature-Length Documentary

Faculty Research Grant Helps Fund Feature-Length Documentary

| November 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s Faculty Research Grants provide an opportunity for faculty to pursue discipline-based research that leads to a work product. For Jorge Oliver, associate professor of film production in the School of Communications, that work product is the feature-length documentary film “Free to Love,” chronicling the efforts of a group of Puerto Ricans who worked […]

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What Is America? Open Forum and Screening of ‘I Learn America’ Nov. 21

What Is America? Open Forum and Screening of ‘I Learn America’ Nov. 21

| November 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Multicultural Studies Committee (MULC) has asked the Webster community the question, “What Is America?” The answers will be displayed and discussed in an open forum at 6 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 21, in the Moore Auditorium prior to the screening of the film, I Learn America. The film, which begins at 7:30 p.m., is […]

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Global Citizenship Program Skills: Call for Participation

Global Citizenship Program Skills: Call for Participation

| November 19, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Global Citizenship Program (GCP) Committee is forming task forces for each of the skills areas to create a package of teaching resources that can be easily accessed by faculty teaching in the GCP. Each task force is seeking volunteers to help generate ideas and resources. The charge is to look at each row of […]

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