Archive for May, 2014

Webster Grad Student Creates Cross-Cultural Art Project

Webster Grad Student Creates Cross-Cultural Art Project

| May 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

Webster University graduate student Abby Birhanu created The Global Art Project using an alumni grant from the Fulbright Teachers Exchange Program.  Under her leadership and coordination, 66 students between the ages of 12 and 18 from four different countries created a cross-cultural art project. Birhanu began pursuing her master’s degree in Applied Educational Psychology in […]

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Snapshot: Fort Bragg Program Prepares Family Life Chaplains with Master’s in Counseling

Snapshot: Fort Bragg Program Prepares Family Life Chaplains with Master’s in Counseling

| May 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

Family Life Chaplain students at Fort Bragg are U.S. Army majors who complete a master’s degree in Counseling from Webster University with a comprehensive counseling internship. Their first mission as Family Life Chaplains is to train junior chaplains in family ministry skills and pastoral care, raising the level of soldier and family pastoral care across […]

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In the News: Miller in Post; Qasem on Saudis; Kondo; Alumna’s Ibsen Work; Rishe on Clippers; Ft. Bliss CLEP; ‘Colorado’s Best’

In the News: Miller in Post; Qasem on Saudis; Kondo; Alumna’s Ibsen Work; Rishe on Clippers; Ft. Bliss CLEP; ‘Colorado’s Best’

| May 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

Recent news media coverage involving Webster University community members includes: Miller in Post-Dispatch Q&A about Book on Evangelicalism Steven Miller, adjunct teacher of history in the College of Art & Sciences, was interviewed in the St. Louis Post-Dispatch. The paper’s religion reporter Lilly Fowler sat down with Miller to discuss his new book, “The Age […]

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University Bookstore Hours for Summer 2014

University Bookstore Hours for Summer 2014

| May 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Webster University Bookstore will reduce store hours for Summer 2014, beginning June 13: Monday-Thursday, 7:30 a.m. – 6 p.m. Friday, 7:30 a.m. – 3 p.m. Saturday, Closed We will resume normal business hours August 1. Submitted by Patti Crosswhite, Webster University Bookstore manager

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Kurich Named ‘Coach of the Year’ for Central Region

Kurich Named ‘Coach of the Year’ for Central Region

| May 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

In addition to five players on the Webster University baseball team earning d3baseball.com All-Central Region honors–with three being named to the first team–head coach Bill Kurich took home Central Region Coach of the Year honors for a second straight season. This marks Kurich’s third time being named the All-Central Region Coach of the Year. He […]

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Excess Supplies, Inventory Available at Special Events Office

Excess Supplies, Inventory Available at Special Events Office

| May 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Special Events Office supply closet is overflowing! So help us offload inventory. Stop by Loretto Hall on Wednesday, May 21, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., to explore the overflow of vases, office supplies, plants, t-shirts and more. Find something you like? It’s yours. Call extension #6959 if you have any questions. Submitted by Nancy Higgins, director, […]

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Hyman Runs Smithsonian Magazine Instagram This Week

Hyman Runs Smithsonian Magazine Instagram This Week

| May 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

Webster University School of Education adjunct faculty member Randall Hyman is the guest photographer this week on the Smithsonian Magazine’s Instagram account. Check out his photos and captions on Instagram at instagram.com/smithsonianmagazine, or follow with your own Instagram account. Hyman traveled the Norwegian Arctic as an Independent Fulbright Scholar on research ships, coast guard vessels, […]

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Celebrating Military Education: Walkers Needed for WG Community Days Parade July 4

Celebrating Military Education: Walkers Needed for WG Community Days Parade July 4

| May 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

Members of the Webster University community (faculty, staff, students, alumni and their families) are invited to participate in the City of Webster Groves’ Community Days Parade Friday, July 4, and represent the University in this major community event. This year’s Community Days’ theme is “Stars and Stripes.” The parade begins at 10 a.m. Webster proudly […]

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Retirement Reception for Trish Dillender, Math & Computer Science

Retirement Reception for Trish Dillender, Math & Computer Science

| May 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

Trish Dillender, representative in the Math & Computer Science Department, retired on May 9 after 22 years at Webster University, the last 15 of which were in the Math & Computer Science Department. She was a treasured part of the department and will be greatly missed. Please come and enjoy some cake and refreshments on […]

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Webster Athletics: 10th Straight SLIAC All-Sports Trophy, Four Conference Titles

Webster Athletics: 10th Straight SLIAC All-Sports Trophy, Four Conference Titles

| May 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

Webster University Athletics captured its tenth consecutive St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SLIAC) All-Sports Trophy after winning four conference titles during the 2013-14 year. This is the 14th time Webster has won the trophy in the past 15 years. The All-Sports Trophy is determined by awarding points based on each conference school’s finish in the […]

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