Archive for July, 2014

Webster Golf Team Receives Academic Recognition from GCAA

Webster Golf Team Receives Academic Recognition from GCAA

| July 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

Webster University men’s golf was one of the top four NCAA III teams in grade point average (GPA) as it received President’s Recognition by the Golf Coaches Association of America (GCAA) for its 2014 Team Academic Award. This is the third straight year the Gorloks have earned the Team Academic Award, sponsored by the Farmers […]

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Teach Out of Programs at Ozark Regional Location

Teach Out of Programs at Ozark Regional Location

| July 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

A message from Julian Schuster, Provost, Senior Vice President & Chief Operating Officer: One of Webster’s competitive advantages is our ability to be nimble in the delivery of our degree programs and to adjust to the changing needs of students, employers, and communities. We continuously review our offerings at extended campuses to ensure that degree […]

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In the News: Akande on economy, named to Enterprise Bank board; McKissack on SOE board; McElyea’s fitness journey

In the News: Akande on economy, named to Enterprise Bank board; McKissack on SOE board; McElyea’s fitness journey

| July 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

Recent news media coverage involving Webster University community members includes: Akande Discusses Upswing in Economy on Fox 2 Benjamin Akande, dean of the George Herbert Walker School of Business & Technology, discussed the state of the economy in a one-on-one interview with St. Louis’ Fox 2 News. During the interview, he cited various factors as […]

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Webster University Thailand Hosts Australian Ambassador and Higher Ed Delegates

Webster University Thailand Hosts Australian Ambassador and Higher Ed Delegates

| July 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

Webster University Thailand welcomed Australian Ambassador James Wise, delegates from the Australian Trade Commission and Department of Education, and representatives from Curtin University at Webster’s new Bangkok Academic Center. Curtin University is a leading Australian university with locations in Perth and Sydney and is considered the largest and most multicultural of western Australia’s universities, a […]

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Important Deadlines for Faculty Petitioning for Initial Status and/or Promotion

Important Deadlines for Faculty Petitioning for Initial Status and/or Promotion

| July 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

Faculty members intending to petition for initial status (FDL or tenure) and/or promotion in the 2014-2015 academic year should be aware of the following deadlines: A Letter of Intent is due the Friday of the first week of classes in the Fall semester. For 2014-15, the due date is Friday, Aug. 29, 2014. Petitioning faculty […]

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[Updated] Open Forums with Director of Undergraduate Admissions Candidates

[Updated] Open Forums with Director of Undergraduate Admissions Candidates

| July 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Office of Admission will host candidate interviews for the position of Director of Undergraduate Admissions at the home campus between Aug. 1 and Aug. 6. This position serves a critical leadership and strategic role in the recruitment of new students to the Webster Groves home campus. All faculty and staff are invited to attend […]

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In the News: Farish’s book in Slice; Corrigan on Asian carp; Rishe on golf; Barnidge on Israel; Philippone, Rhoderick in art initiative

In the News: Farish’s book in Slice; Corrigan on Asian carp; Rishe on golf; Barnidge on Israel; Philippone, Rhoderick in art initiative

| July 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

Recent news media coverage involving Webster University community members includes: Farish’s “Inappropriate Behavior” Murray Farish, English and creative writing assistant professor in the College of Arts & Sciences, was interviewed in Slice, a Brooklyn-based nonprofit print magazine that publishes both emerging and established authors, about his debut short story collection, “Inappropriate Behavior.” Book editor and […]

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Academic Honors Awarded to Webster Track & Field Teams

Academic Honors Awarded to Webster Track & Field Teams

| July 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Webster University men’s and women’s track and field teams have been awarded All-Academic Team honors by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) for 2013-14. This is the first time the teams have been honored by the USTFCCCA, with both having a cumulative grade point average (GPA) above the minimum […]

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Snapshots: Fort Sill Students Present Marketing Plans to Community Organizations

Snapshots: Fort Sill Students Present Marketing Plans to Community Organizations

| July 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

Each year, team members at Webster University Fort Sill consider how to noticeably support students in a learning environment of application while serving the local community and support students’ networking opportunities. Three teams of graduate students presented their marketing packages to three community organizations: Society for Human Resources Management, Great Plains Technology Center Incubator and […]

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Webster Tennis Teams Earn ITA Academic Honors

Webster Tennis Teams Earn ITA Academic Honors

| July 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Webster University women’s tennis team was recognized by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) with an All-Academic Team Award for 2014. In addition, three players from the women’s team and four players from the men’s team earned individual honors, being named ITA Scholar Athletes for 2014. To qualify for the ITA All-Academic Team Award, team […]

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