Archive for May, 2014

Baseball Captures Fifth Straight SLIAC Championship

Baseball Captures Fifth Straight SLIAC Championship

| May 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

For the eighth time in the last nine completed tournaments, the #1-ranked Webster University baseball team took home the St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Championship with a 12-4 win over Greenville College. The Gorloks won their fifth straight crown on May 10, at Glik Park in Highland, Ill. With the win, Webster advances to the […]

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Snapshot: First Year Seminar Students Cover Poverty in Vienna

Snapshot: First Year Seminar Students Cover Poverty in Vienna

| May 9, 2014 | 0 Comments

First Year Seminar students at Webster Vienna got “up close and personal” with issues like poverty, gay rights, World War II, multicultural society and more this spring, thanks to a variety of experiences faculty created for students. Ethics is a core part of the First Year Seminar on the Vienna campus, including a special unit […]

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Name Change: Student Activities to become Department of Student Engagement

Name Change: Student Activities to become Department of Student Engagement

| May 9, 2014 | 0 Comments

Effective June 1, 2014, the Department of Student Activities will change names to the Department of Student Engagement. A part of the Division of Student Affairs, the Department of Student Engagement oversees the Student Government Association, Commuter Council, Campus Activities and student organizations. The new name better reflects the intentionality of programming within the areas […]

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Farewell Reception for Jorge Oliver

Farewell Reception for Jorge Oliver

| May 9, 2014 | 0 Comments

Please join the School of Communications as we gather for a farewell reception for Jorge Oliver, associate professor of film production, as he leaves Webster after 11 years to assume a position at Pratt Institute. The reception will take place in Sunnen Lounge on Tuesday, May 27, from noon –  2 p.m.

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Snapshot: Bursar’s Office Shows Webster Staff Commencement Spirit

Snapshot: Bursar’s Office Shows Webster Staff Commencement Spirit

| May 8, 2014 | 2 Comments

It’s commencement season at Webster University, which means several Webster campuses around the world are preparing for graduation ceremonies and festivities this Saturday, May 10, with more to come at locations throughout the summer. The annual St. Louis commencement at the Muny is the largest of these celebrations, and welcomes graduates not only from the […]

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IT Offices Closed Afternoon of May 16

IT Offices Closed Afternoon of May 16

| May 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

On Friday, May 16, from 11 a.m. until 4 p.m., Information Technology and the IT Service Desk will be closed for personnel to attend an all-IT staff meeting and recognition event. During these hours, please direct questions and service requests to support@webster.edu. All inquiries will receive a reply within one business day. In the event […]

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Like the Event Itself, Webster Participation in Vienna Marathon Grows

Like the Event Itself, Webster Participation in Vienna Marathon Grows

| May 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

For decades, Vienna has been host to its City Marathon. In 2014, more than 40,000 people participated, a new record. Runners signed up to participate in the full 42 kilometer marathon or the shorter, half marathon and relay races. Even those who chose not to run still enjoyed themselves by cheering on friends and family, […]

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CMS Enrolling New Students for Summer Individual Lessons, All Ages

CMS Enrolling New Students for Summer Individual Lessons, All Ages

| May 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Community Music School of Webster University offers one-on-one instruction on all instruments of the band and orchestra, piano, guitar, and voice, at three St. Louis locations. Students of all ages and ability levels can be matched with one of the 90 master music teachers during new student registration for the Summer semester occurring May […]

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Give STL Day: Webster Donors Meet Toombs $10,000 Challenge; $1.1 Million Raised for Local Nonprofits

Give STL Day: Webster Donors Meet Toombs $10,000 Challenge; $1.1 Million Raised for Local Nonprofits

| May 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

Congratulations and a big thank you to all of the Webster University community members who supported St. Louis nonprofits during the May 6 Give STL Day, the region’s first-ever 24-hour online day of giving to benefit the local nonprofit community. Organized by the Greater Saint Louis Community Foundation and Webster Board of Trustees vice chair […]

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Walker School Honors AT&T’s Randall Stephenson as CEO of the Year

Walker School Honors AT&T’s Randall Stephenson as CEO of the Year

| May 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s George Herbert Walker School of Business & Technology honored Randall Stephenson, chairman and chief executive officer of AT&T, as its 2014 CEO of the Year on Tuesday, May 6 at World Wide Technology, Inc. Prior to accepting the award, Stephenson discussed why the next five years of the mobile revolution will be the […]

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