Archive for November, 2013

‘My Webster’ Training Continues This Week

‘My Webster’ Training Continues This Week

| November 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

If you have not already done so, follow the link in the e-mailed invitation you received late last week and complete your 30-minute My Webster training. It’s quick and easy and will help familiarize you with the new self-service human resources and payroll system U.S. staff will be required to use for accessing important employment […]

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Use the University Center? Take This Survey, Enter Drawing

Use the University Center? Take This Survey, Enter Drawing

| November 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

Use the University Center? Webster University staff seek your feedback on the University Center facility and services. Please take the annual satisfaction survey: http://tinyurl.com/wuuc2013. By taking the survey, you have the opportunity to enter a drawing for a $100 Webster University bookstore shopping spree. The purpose of the survey is to assess user satisfaction with […]

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In the News: Webster University in USA Today as Model for Colleges Abroad

In the News: Webster University in USA Today as Model for Colleges Abroad

| November 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

A USA Today article about U.S. colleges with international campuses cites Webster University as a long-running model. The article, at the top of the page 5A in the Weekend edition, notes a trend of more U.S. institutions exploring “branch” campuses abroad: The flurry of activity reflects the growing demand for higher education across the globe […]

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Evening for Diversity and Inclusion: Webster honored at two St. Louis events

Evening for Diversity and Inclusion: Webster honored at two St. Louis events

| November 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

It was an evening for diversity and inclusion across St. Louis last night, with Webster University featured at two separate events focused on this topic. At the Chase Park Plaza, Webster University was one of five organizations honored at the second annual AccessibleSTL Shine the Light Awards by Paraquad, a nonprofit organization that has offered […]

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21 Athletes Earn Spot on SLIAC Fall Academic Team

21 Athletes Earn Spot on SLIAC Fall Academic Team

| November 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

The St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SLIAC) has announced the members of the 2013 Fall All-Academic team. A total of 155 student-athletes within the SLIAC were named to the team, including 21 athletes from Webster University’s soccer and volleyball teams. In order to earn All-Academic Team honors, a student-athlete must hold a 3.5 cumulative grade […]

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My Webster Employee Self-Service Overview Meetings Nov. 19-22

My Webster Employee Self-Service Overview Meetings Nov. 19-22

| November 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

Human Resources invites employees to attend the following My Webster Employee Self-Service Overview virtual meetings: Tuesday, Nov. 19, 4 – 5 p.m. CST Wednesday, Nov. 20, 1:30 – 2:30 CST Thursday, Nov. 21, 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. CST Friday, Nov. 22, 9:30 – 10:30 a.m. CST These virtual meetings will be in WebEx. To […]

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Around Webster: Counseling publications; Biology students; Nurses of the Year; Law women leaders; Buford’s marathon; Alumni teachers honored

Around Webster: Counseling publications; Biology students; Nurses of the Year; Law women leaders; Buford’s marathon; Alumni teachers honored

| November 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

Recent honors and professional news about Webster University community members includes: Counseling: Leiden’s Leembruggen-Kallberg in ‘Counseling Today,’ Hancock an ‘Emerging Leader’ Webster Leiden adjunct Elisabeth Leembruggen-Kallberg is featured in the October edition of Counseling Today (Embracing the life of an expatriate, p. 28-29) an American Counseling Association publication with worldwide readership. Leembruggen-Kallberg teaches in the Department of […]

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Join the Annual Great American Smokeout Nov. 19-21

Join the Annual Great American Smokeout Nov. 19-21

| November 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

Webster Wellness with representation from Webster students, faculty and staff would like for you to join us in the efforts to educate, motivate, empower and stimulate members of the University for the Annual Great American Smokeout. Every year, on the third Thursday of November, smokers across the nation take part in the American Cancer Society […]

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Snapshots: Graphic Design Panel & Networking Event

Snapshots: Graphic Design Panel & Networking Event

| November 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

  Career Services partnered with the student chapter of AIGA and professor Noriko Yuasa to host a Graphic Design Panel & Networking event on Nov. 8. Panelists discussed the “dos and don’ts” of Portfolio Development and “real talk” advice on pursuing careers in Graphic Design. On the panel were Webster University alumni from Arcturis, Moosylvania, […]

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Webster Represented in St. Louis International Film Festival Nov. 14-24

Webster Represented in St. Louis International Film Festival Nov. 14-24

| November 14, 2013 | 0 Comments

The 22nd annual Whitaker St. Louis International Film Festival (SLIFF) kicks-off Thursday, Nov. 14, and runs until Sunday, Nov. 24. The festival will screen 330 films—75 features, 63 documentary features, and 192 shorts—from around the world. SLIFF is one of the largest international film festivals in the Midwest. Many Webster University faculty, staff, students, and […]

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