Archive for January, 2014

Unpacking Study Abroad: Career Skills Workshop for Returning Students

Unpacking Study Abroad: Career Skills Workshop for Returning Students

| January 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

Study Abroad & Career Services welcome study abroad alumni home with a special session to help maximize the value of their experience. At the “Unpacking Study Abroad: Career Skills Workshop,” students will learn how to market their study abroad experience to future employers, with the help of a panel of Webster alumni who will discuss […]

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Tuesdays this Spring: German Film Series

Tuesdays this Spring: German Film Series

| January 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

Immerse yourself in German film this spring with Webster University’s Spring 2014 German Film Series. Check out a different film and take part in post-film discussion on the last Tuesday of each month, 7:30 p.m. in the Winifred Moore Auditorium. Tickets: $6 general public; $5 seniors, alumni, and students from other schools; $4 Webster University […]

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In the News: Vienna’s Kummer on Fiat-Chrysler; Rishe on Olympics, Super Bowl, MLB; Jazz Program on HEC-TV

In the News: Vienna’s Kummer on Fiat-Chrysler; Rishe on Olympics, Super Bowl, MLB; Jazz Program on HEC-TV

| January 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

Recent  media coverage involving Webster University includes: The completion of the Fiat-Chrysler merger and resulting decisions on headquarters and the markets for its primary stock listing has business reporters turning to Webster University Vienna’s Christopher Kummer for his analysis. Bloomberg BusinessWeek quoted him: “A listing in the U.S. makes sense, as this allows more flexibility […]

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Snapshots: Chamber Singers Perform at MMEA Conference

Snapshots: Chamber Singers Perform at MMEA Conference

| January 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Webster University Chamber Singers, under the direction of Trent Patterson, performed at the 2014 Missouri Music Educators Association conference at Tan-Tar-A Resort in Osage Beach, Mo. on Jan. 23. Mezzo soprano and professor of Vocal Studies Martha Hart was the featured soloist, and music faculty member Joseph Neske served as pianist. Department of Music […]

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Around Webster: Green at 1939 Sharecropper Event; Eliceiri’s ‘Invisible Wall;’ Woodman’s ‘Pruitt-Igoe Myth’ to air; Huang ‘Behind the Badge’

Around Webster: Green at 1939 Sharecropper Event; Eliceiri’s ‘Invisible Wall;’ Woodman’s ‘Pruitt-Igoe Myth’ to air; Huang ‘Behind the Badge’

| January 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

Recent professional news and accomplishments by Webster University community members include: Eliceiri on ‘Invisible Wall’ among Theological Libraries Rebecca Klemme Eliceiri, access services clerk in the Emerson Library, had her essay, ”An Invisible Wall: The Relationship Between Congregational and Seminary Libraries in the United States,” published in the latest issue of Theological Librarianship: An Online […]

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Message to Hourly Staff Members

Message to Hourly Staff Members

| January 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

Webster University has determined hourly staff member benefit deductions were incorrectly applied by our payroll processor, ADP, to this Friday’s payroll, Jan. 24, 2014. (Hourly student employees and salaried staff members are not affected.) ADP is correcting this problem, which will result in a supplemental electronic deposit to impacted bank accounts by noon on Friday, […]

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Review Committee Formed for Vice President for Advancement

Review Committee Formed for Vice President for Advancement

| January 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

Webster University President Beth Stroble has announced the candidate review committee for the Vice President for Advancement search. Working with Witt/Kieffer consultants, committee members will assist in recruiting and evaluating a strong and diverse pool of talented advancement professionals with the capacity to lead a high-performing alumni and development team that furthers Webster University’s vision […]

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January Retirement Receptions for Peggy Cox, Linda Wynns

January Retirement Receptions for Peggy Cox, Linda Wynns

| January 23, 2014 | 1 Comment

Please join departmental celebrations extending wishes for a happy retirement to several long-serving Webster University community members: Peggy Cox The Mathematics & Computer Science Department invite members of the Webster community to a retirement reception for Peggy Cox on Thursday, Jan. 30, 2 – 4 p.m., in the East Academic Building, room 102. Cox, a […]

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Reflections by Webster University President Elizabeth (Beth) J. Stroble and and Provost Julian Z. Schuster

Reflections by Webster University President Elizabeth (Beth) J. Stroble and and Provost Julian Z. Schuster

| January 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

To the Webster University community: At Webster University, members of our university community have, of course, been following and discussing the events in which three academic associations (most recently the American Studies Association) voted to support the boycott of Israeli universities. There are questions and issues at two levels – on one level, some reaction […]

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