Archive for April, 2014

Media Professor Teaches Women Self Defense at Webster Geneva

Media Professor Teaches Women Self Defense at Webster Geneva

| April 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

Keith Strandberg teaches Media Communications at Webster Geneva, but this spring he’s taken on an additional course at Webster University’s campus in Switzerland: self-defense tactics for women. A black belt, Strandberg has been teaching a group of 20 Webster Geneva faculty, staff and students what works in the real world. In five highly interactive one-hour […]

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Faculty Invitation: Undergraduate Curriculum Committee Meeting May 6

Faculty Invitation: Undergraduate Curriculum Committee Meeting May 6

| April 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Undergraduate Curriculum Committee invites all faculty who intend to submit major proposals in the 2014-2015 school year to attend its final meeting of the year on Tuesday, May 6, between 3:30-4:30 p.m. in the Library Conference Room.  This meeting will be informational and will be used to answer questions that faculty may have about […]

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Open House for New Vienna Student Housing Location

Open House for New Vienna Student Housing Location

| April 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

Webster Vienna celebrated the opening of its new student dorms, ӦJAB Webster Residence am Augarten with an open house for students, faculty, administration and alumni on April 24. Upon arrival, guests were encouraged to “check In” via Facebook to ӦJAB Webster Residence am Augarten and pose with the Gorlok. Also in attendance were reconstruction project representatives from […]

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In the News: Rishe on NBA Clippers, Sterling; Miller on Evangelical Era; Chakaryan, Huang on First-Responder Stress

In the News: Rishe on NBA Clippers, Sterling; Miller on Evangelical Era; Chakaryan, Huang on First-Responder Stress

| April 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

Recent news media coverage involving Webster University community members includes: Rishe on NBA Sterling Controversy, Potential Clippers Sale The NBA is embroiled in controversy after a recording surfaced of racist comments by Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling. The league fined Sterling $2.5 million and banned him from the league for life. With that financial […]

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MAKE/MADE: Senior BFA Student Show May 2

MAKE/MADE: Senior BFA Student Show May 2

| April 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

The University community is invited to an exhibition of selected student work from Webster University’s Department of Art, Design and Art History. Work by 2014 Bachelor of Fine Arts graduates will be on display Friday, May 2, as a special engagement for MAKE/MADE. The exhibition will be held from 6-10 p.m. at the Laurel Building, […]

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Webster Animation Program Ranked Nationally, Regionally

Webster Animation Program Ranked Nationally, Regionally

| April 30, 2014 | 1 Comment

Webster University’s Animation program in the School of Communications was ranked as the 12th-best program in the Midwest and the 66th-best in the nation by Animation Career Review, a website for people aspiring to work in animation, game development/design/art, graphic design, digital art and related careers. Animation Career Review has ranked animation programs annually since 2012. […]

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Umbaugh, Yuasa, Marshall-Englis Honored with 1st Learning Happens Everywhere Award

Umbaugh, Yuasa, Marshall-Englis Honored with 1st Learning Happens Everywhere Award

| April 29, 2014 | 6 Comments

A new faculty award was presented at this year’s 21st Annual Student Leadership Awards Dinner, recognizing exemplary faculty collaboration with Student Affairs professionals by: Preparing students exceptionally well for life beyond Webster University, Facilitating powerful learning experiences beyond the classroom, and/or Engaging in retention-related activities and initiatives More than 140 were in attendance April 25, […]

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Celebrating Great Student Work at the Leadership Awards

Celebrating Great Student Work at the Leadership Awards

| April 29, 2014 | 1 Comment

The annual Student Leadership Awards ceremony was held in the University Center’s Grant Gymnasium on Friday, April 25, with over 140 students, faculty, staff, alumni, administrators and guests in attendance. This gala event celebrates the leadership and accomplishments achieved by Webster student organizations and individual student leaders throughout the academic year. Awards are given out […]

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Snapshot: Graphic Design Seniors Showcase Portfolios

Snapshot: Graphic Design Seniors Showcase Portfolios

| April 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

Ten senior Webster University graphic design students presented their most recent digital and print portfolios during the Graphic Design Senior Portfolio Open House Friday, April 25, in the Library Conference Room. Designers, art directors, and human resources representatives from the community with an interest in design were invited to come meet our talented Graphic Design […]

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Snapshot: Fort Sill Graduation Ceremony

Snapshot: Fort Sill Graduation Ceremony

| April 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

Graduate candidates from Webster University’s Fort Sill, Oklahoma, campus location were honored as part of the Fort Sill combined college graduation ceremony held April 25. Brig. Gen. Mike Callan (ret.), associate vice president for Military and Governmental Affairs, attended the commencement ceremony and the Delta Mu Delta Induction, and visited with Post’s Commanding General, School Commandants […]

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