Archive for May, 2014

Gorlok Baseball Lands Five on ABCA/Rawlings All-Central Region Team

Gorlok Baseball Lands Five on ABCA/Rawlings All-Central Region Team

| May 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

More postseason honors rolled in for the Webster University baseball team as five members landed spots on the American Baseball Coaches Association/Rawlings All-Central Region Team. Three Gorloks were First Team choices: Isaac Behme, Corey Lasky and Taylor Stoulp, who are are now eligible for voting for the 2014 ABCA/Rawlings All-American Team. Pitcher Behme was named […]

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Dang-Williams Appointed Dean of Extended Education

Dang-Williams Appointed Dean of Extended Education

| May 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Thao Dang-Williams has been named dean of Extended Education for the St. Louis Metropolitan Region at Webster University. Dang-Williams served as Webster University’s interim associate vice president and director of online programs for the past year. “Thao’s extensive knowledge and experience in academia, coupled with her energy and enthusiasm, will help further elevate the educational […]

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Cottam Named Director of Online Learning Center

Cottam Named Director of Online Learning Center

| May 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Michael E. Cottam has been named associate vice president for academic affairs and director of the Online Learning Center at Webster University. In this position, Cottam will oversee the development and delivery of online courses and programs offered worldwide by Webster’s schools and colleges. Cottam, who is based in Denver, Colorado, currently serves as dean […]

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Webster Sponsors Golf Tournament to Benefit Military Families

Webster Sponsors Golf Tournament to Benefit Military Families

| May 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

On Tuesday, May 20, several members of the Webster University took to the golf course to benefit our military families. As one of the primary sponsors at the Jarod Cook Celebrity Golf Scramble at the Old Hickory Golf Club, Webster University and its commitment to our military was “front and center.” The tournament proceeds go […]

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Fiscal Year 2013-14 Year End Financial Closing

Fiscal Year 2013-14 Year End Financial Closing

| May 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s fiscal year ends on May 31, 2014. In order to be compliant with GAAP (Generally Accepted Accounting Principles), Webster University must include in its financial statements all expenses incurred during the year. The Webster community’s effort to meet the following deadlines is greatly appreciated: Expenditures Expenditures for equipment, supplies, and services should be […]

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STEAM Workshop for 6th-8th Grade Art & Science Teachers June 3-4

STEAM Workshop for 6th-8th Grade Art & Science Teachers June 3-4

| May 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Art and Science share epistemological roots in directed inquiry, research, and problem solving. This overlap is evident in the critical thinking process of artists and scientists, but what happens when Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) is infused with Art (A)? The answer is STEAM! The third in a series of development workshops between the […]

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Summer Tuition Remission Applications Due

Summer Tuition Remission Applications Due

| May 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Reminder from the Bursar’s Office: Summer 2014 Tuition Remission Application forms [PDF], are now due for eligible, Summer 2014-registered Webster faculty, staff and dependents. Submit completed applications (including supervisor’s signature) to Judy Helfrich, Bursars Office, Webster Hall, room 101. Questions regarding your Webster Tuition Remission benefit or eligibility should be directed to Human Resources, 314-246-7580.

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Farewell Reception for Melanie Gottlieb

Farewell Reception for Melanie Gottlieb

| May 21, 2014 | 3 Comments

Melanie Gottlieb, director of Admissions Operations, will be leaving Webster University for a new opportunity as the vice president for Enrollment Management at Cottey College for Women in Nevada, Missouri. Join us for an open house celebration in her honor on Thursday, June 5, from 3:30-5 p.m. in the Webster Groves Room (room 135) at […]

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Naval Station Great Lakes Holds Joint Commencement

Naval Station Great Lakes Holds Joint Commencement

| May 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

Graduate candidates from Webster University’s Great Lakes Naval Base (Illinois) campus location were honored as part of the base-wide Naval Station Great Lakes combined college graduation ceremony held May 9. Commanding officer for Naval Station Great Lakes Base, Capt. William Bulis and the Director of Navy Voluntary Education, Ernie D’Antonio spoke at the ceremony. Jim […]

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Students Experience Multiple Eras of Photography on Tuscany Study Trip

Students Experience Multiple Eras of Photography on Tuscany Study Trip

| May 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

For the eighth consecutive year, students at Webster University are engaged in a for-credit photography course involving travel to Italy’s Tuscany region. The class, offered through Webster University Geneva, usually consists of four students from the Webster University Geneva campus and four students from the Webster St. Louis campus. The students are accompanied by Webster […]

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