Archive for December, 2013

My Webster Checklist, Dec. 19: Hourly Staff Time Stamps; Salary Staff Exception Reports

My Webster Checklist, Dec. 19: Hourly Staff Time Stamps; Salary Staff Exception Reports

| December 19, 2013 | 0 Comments

As the launch of My Webster continues and associated policy and protocol changes are implemented, daily updates and checklists will be communicated through Webster Today to help remind employees of their tasks in the system. For today’s reminder: All hourly staff need to record time in My Webster via time stamp. The Command Center is […]

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Changes Coming to Retiree Medical Benefits

Changes Coming to Retiree Medical Benefits

| December 19, 2013 | 0 Comments

When Webster’s early (pre-65) retiree medical plan was first implemented, few options were available on the market. However, the University’s comprehensive benefits package, including health, wellness, paid time off and retirement benefits, has remained industry competitive. With the implementation of the Affordable Care Act, many options are now available, and Webster, like other universities, must […]

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UC Building Hours During Winter Break

UC Building Hours During Winter Break

| December 19, 2013 | 0 Comments

Please note that the University Center’s hours of operation during the University’s Winter break, Dec. 21, 2013 – Jan. 12, 2014, are different that it’s normal operating hours. Please click here to view the special hours on the university center’s website.

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Webster Named a Top Military-Friendly School by Military Advanced Education

Webster Named a Top Military-Friendly School by Military Advanced Education

| December 19, 2013 | 0 Comments

Webster University was named in the 2014 Guide to Military-Friendly Colleges & Universities by Military Advanced Education. This is the seventh time in a row that Webster was named to the list. Webster is one of the largest providers of graduate-level military education in the United States, with classrooms and offices on 39 military installations […]

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Snapshots: Vienna Scholars Learn via Role Play as Historic Inventors

Snapshots: Vienna Scholars Learn via Role Play as Historic Inventors

| December 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

Seven Webster University Vienna students enrolled in the Webster Scholars Program in Vienna recently gathered in Café Landtmann for a very special evening. As a part of FRSH 1200/50, taught by Dorothy Kopel and Ben Calhoun, each scholar was asked to do extensive research on the achievements and context of the following inventors: Nicolaus Copernicus, Carl […]

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GMC Enters New Era of Digital Design with Honor Roll of Donors

GMC Enters New Era of Digital Design with Honor Roll of Donors

| December 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s Global Marketing & Communications (GMC) Creative Services team is blazing new trails in publishing using Adobe Digital Publishing Suite. The new platform allows Creative Services to bridge the important gap between print and digital communications and track readership results. “This is a transformational step for Webster and for our Creative Services office,” said […]

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Experimental Video Class Presentations Dec. 18

Experimental Video Class Presentations Dec. 18

| December 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

The community is invited to view the work of media professor Van McElwee‘s Experimental Video Class on Wednesday, Dec. 18, at 1 p.m. in the Moore Auditorium. Student who are presenting, in order of appearance, include: Saylor Surkamp Marcus Helbling Trevor Juenger Kayla Loughran Colleen Gillis Ryan Frenette Adrian Van Besoyan Drew Lang Chris Evans […]

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Spring Involvement Fair Jan. 22

Spring Involvement Fair Jan. 22

| December 17, 2013 | 0 Comments

It’s time again for the annual Spring Involvement Fair where Webster University organizations, departments and friends gather to share information, recruit volunteers and members and invite students to get involved. This year’s Spring Involvement Fair is Wednesday, Jan. 22, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m., in the University Center Grant Gymnasium. The spring fair is another […]

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Save the Date:  2014 Directors’ Summit

Save the Date: 2014 Directors’ Summit

| December 17, 2013 | 0 Comments

As we come to the end of another semester, we look forward to upcoming events and activities in 2014. Please mark your calendars for the 2014 Directors’ Summit, which will take place Nov. 12-14, 2014. Academic Affairs is forming the steering committee now to begin the work of planning logistics and content. We would like […]

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In the News: Holiday Card Nod; Ghana Campus Coverage; Rishe on NCAA Bowl Pricing

In the News: Holiday Card Nod; Ghana Campus Coverage; Rishe on NCAA Bowl Pricing

| December 17, 2013 | 0 Comments

Recent news media coverage involving Webster University includes: Holiday Card Featured at College Web Editor Webster University’s annual holiday card has gained more recognition, this time getting a nod from College Web Editor, which compiles some of the best web-based higher education holiday cards each year. Earlier this month it was featured in the CASE […]

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