Archive for August, 2014

International Studies Symposium Series: ‘Promises’ screens Sept. 2

International Studies Symposium Series: ‘Promises’ screens Sept. 2

| August 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Fall 2014 International Studies Symposium Series invites you to a screening of the Emmy Award winning film, Promises. The film follows the lives of seven Israeli and Palestinian children living in and around the West Bank. The screening will take place in Sunnen Lounge in the University Center at noon on Tuesday, Sept. 2. […]

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Registration Open for Workforce Recruitment Program

Registration Open for Workforce Recruitment Program

| August 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Workforce Recruitment Program (WRP) is a recruitment and referral program that connects federal employers nationwide with highly motivated college students and recent graduates with disabilities who are eager to prove their abilities in the workplace through summer or permanent jobs. During the Fall 2014 semester, trained WRP recruiters will conduct personal interviews with interested […]

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Snapshots: Gorlok Gathering Welcomes Students for 2014-2015

Snapshots: Gorlok Gathering Welcomes Students for 2014-2015

| August 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

Wednesday’s torrential downpour yielded to sunny skies just in time for Thursday’s Welcome Back BBQ, the first Gorlok Gathering for the 2014-2015 academic year. The classic barbecue fare menu attracted a number of students, faculty and staff for lunch and fun. Even the Gorlok showed up to welcome everyone back to campus! View more photos […]

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Snapshot: Orlando Fall Faculty Meeting Welcomes Academic Advising

Snapshot: Orlando Fall Faculty Meeting Welcomes Academic Advising

| August 29, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Webster University Orlando metropolitan campus locations recently welcomed back faculty for the annual fall faculty meetings. A special guest for this year’s meeting was a visitor from the home campus in St. Louis: Michelle Loyet, assistant director of Academic Advising, presented to the Orlando faculty on academic integrity. They kept Loyet busy at both […]

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Webster Golf Preview: Gorloks Hope for Return Trip to NCAA Championship

Webster Golf Preview: Gorloks Hope for Return Trip to NCAA Championship

| August 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

The 2014-15 Webster University golf team enters this season looking to improve on a successful 2013-14 campaign. Last season included a SLIAC record sixth conference title and a third trip to the NCAA Championships in four years, where they finished 25th in the nation. Having lost only one player to graduation, there are no worries […]

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In the News: Music alum in STLMag; Cross on Ferguson; Polgar on chess’ most-watched star

In the News: Music alum in STLMag; Cross on Ferguson; Polgar on chess’ most-watched star

| August 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

Recent news media coverage involving Webster University community members includes: Music Alum Featured in STL Mag Webster University alumnus Mark Wallace, who studied in the Department of Music in the Leigh Gerdine College of Fine Arts, is featured in the “Seven Questions” segment of St. Louis Magazine, which introduces him: A 2012 graduate of Webster […]

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Centennial: Global Summit to Gather 30 Student Leaders from World of Webster; Applications Due Oct. 17

Centennial: Global Summit to Gather 30 Student Leaders from World of Webster; Applications Due Oct. 17

| August 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

As a signature event of the University’s Centennial Celebration, from March 10-13, 2015, 30 student leaders from throughout the worldwide network of Webster University campuses will gather on the home campus in St. Louis, Missouri, to discuss leadership and advocacy. The Summit will provide a unique opportunity for Webster University student leaders to gain knowledge […]

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University Center Labor Day Hours

University Center Labor Day Hours

| August 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

The University Center will have the following hours for the Labor Day national holiday on Monday, Sept. 1: Upper Level: CLOSED Lower Level (including gym, pool, fitness center): 8 a.m. – 6 p.m. Please contact us at websteruc@webster.edu or 314-246-7105 if you have any questions.

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Men’s Soccer Preview: Gorloks Ready to Defend SLIAC Title in 2014

Men’s Soccer Preview: Gorloks Ready to Defend SLIAC Title in 2014

| August 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

Webster University men’s soccer team begins their quest for a third consecutive SLIAC title as they open play at home Aug. 29 at the St. Louis Soccer Park against Rhodes College. The Gorloks finished 8-1 in the St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference in 2013, tying Westminster and Fontbonne Colleges for the title, and 14-4-3 overall. […]

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In the News: Akande at CBS on Ferguson Rebuild; Rishe at NFL on Cowboys Valuation

In the News: Akande at CBS on Ferguson Rebuild; Rishe at NFL on Cowboys Valuation

| August 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

Recent news media coverage involving Webster University community members includes: Benjamin Akande, dean of the Webster University George Herbert Walker School of Business & Technology, was quoted in CBS MarketWatch’s coverage of how Ferguson and the St. Louis area can address the underlying issues that fueled protests earlier this month: “I’ve never seen the community […]

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