Archive for May, 2014

Dean’s Award Recipients Named for Spring 2

Dean’s Award Recipients Named for Spring 2

| May 6, 2014 | 0 Comments

Two students have been selected to receive the Dean’s Award for Service for Spring 2: Kathryn Weiss and Alexandra Dimova. To be considered for the Dean’s Award, one must be nominated by a member of the Webster University community for performing a valuable service. The term “service” encompasses a broad range of contributions made by […]

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Outstanding Student Employee Award Recipients Named for Spring 2

Outstanding Student Employee Award Recipients Named for Spring 2

| May 6, 2014 | 1 Comment

Four students have been selected to receive the Outstanding Student Employee Award for Spring 2: Monica Fogle, Cory Soble, Zeke Spellazza and Christopher Whitmore. Also, one student from an international campus, Nicole Urdaneta, is receiving the award. In order to be considered for the Outstanding Student Employee Award one must be nominated by a member […]

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Webster University Chess Team Co-Hosts Webster Groves’ First District-wide Tournament

Webster University Chess Team Co-Hosts Webster Groves’ First District-wide Tournament

| May 6, 2014 | 0 Comments

For the first time in the Webster Groves School District’s history, the K-6 schools held a district-wide chess tournament on Saturday, May 3. More than 50 students from seven of Webster Groves’ eight elementary schools competed. Members of Webster University’s SPICE chess program officiated and co-sponsored the tournament. At the end of the tournament, students […]

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Lewis Chosen SLIAC Women’s Tennis Player of the Year

Lewis Chosen SLIAC Women’s Tennis Player of the Year

| May 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

Webster’s Marissa Lewis, a junior from Owasso, Oklahoma, was named the 2014 St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SLIAC) Women’s Tennis Player of the Year after going undefeated in regular season conference play with a 6-0 record at #1 singles. Lewis joins Erin Rubinelli (2004) as the only Webster players to take home top individual honors. […]

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Snapshots: Webster Hall Student Country Flags, Signage Refreshed

Snapshots: Webster Hall Student Country Flags, Signage Refreshed

| May 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

As the home campus prepares for guests for Commencement weekend, the country flags in front of Webster Hall were replaced on Saturday, May 3. Removal and installation of the flags uses a bucket truck. The flags represent the current top 20 native countries of Webster’s students around the globe. Following accepted protocol, the country flags […]

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$10,000 Matching Gift Challenge: Giving to Webster, St. Louis Nonprofits on Give STL Day

$10,000 Matching Gift Challenge: Giving to Webster, St. Louis Nonprofits on Give STL Day

| May 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

This Tuesday, May 6, the Greater Saint Louis Community Foundation will host Give STL Day, the region’s first-ever 24-hour online day of giving to benefit the local nonprofit community. Webster University is one of the organizations that the community can give to during the day-long charitable event. “Give STL Day is an opportunity for our community to […]

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E-Waste Collection Event May 8

E-Waste Collection Event May 8

| May 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

Webster University is hosting a community electronics recycling event on Thursday, May 8, from 7:30 a.m. – 1 p.m., in parking lot O (east of the parking garage, see the campus map for orientation) at 588 Garden Ave., Webster Groves, MO. 63119. Dispose of your electronics responsibly. Recycle anything with a cord or battery. This […]

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Questions about Tenure or FDL? CRF Annual Info Meeting for Faculty May 12

Questions about Tenure or FDL? CRF Annual Info Meeting for Faculty May 12

| May 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Committee to Review Faculty (CRF) will hold its annual informational meeting for faculty seeking future status and promotion on Monday, May 12. Any faculty member who wishes to ask questions, to get tips and information about her/his personal portfolio and/or who wants general information from the committee about the process to gain tenure or […]

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Invitation to Meet Nursing Faculty Candidate May 8

Invitation to Meet Nursing Faculty Candidate May 8

| May 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Nursing Department invites you to attend a research presentation by our third candidate for a Nursing faculty position on Thursday, May 8, 2  – 3 p.m. in the Presentation Room of the University Center. For more information, contact Kathy Halvachs, representative, Nursing Department

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Leading Change: Woolf Guides APA’s Adoption of Anti-Torture, Pro-Human Rights Policy

Leading Change: Woolf Guides APA’s Adoption of Anti-Torture, Pro-Human Rights Policy

| May 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

Webster University psychology professor Linda Woolf spent the last two years leading a grassroots taskforce aimed at convincing the American Psychological Association (APA) to adopt a comprehensive anti-torture, pro-human rights policy on the role of psychologists in national security settings. At the 2013 APA convention, the policy created by Woolf and her colleagues passed with […]

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