Archive for September, 2014

Register for 2014 Human Rights Conference: ‘Rights of the Family’ Oct. 8-9

Register for 2014 Human Rights Conference: ‘Rights of the Family’ Oct. 8-9

| September 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s Institute for Human Rights and Humanitarian Studies will host the 2014 Human Rights Conference on Oct. 8-9 in the East Academic Building. The focus of this year’s conference is “Rights of the Family,” and will engage with leading scholars and human rights advocates. This conference is free and open to the public. Faculty […]

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Contemporary Conversations: Ambassador Connie Morella Oct. 14

Contemporary Conversations: Ambassador Connie Morella Oct. 14

| September 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

President Beth Stroble and Provost Julian Schuster invite the Webster University community to a talk by Ambassador Constance A. (Connie) Morella, the first speaker in the Contemporary Conversations for a Connected World series for the 2014-15 academic year. Ambassador Morella will speak on “OECD Offspring of the Marshall Plan: the Gift that Keeps on Giving,” on […]

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Family Rights-Themed Film Series Continues Sept. 23 with ‘Transit’

Family Rights-Themed Film Series Continues Sept. 23 with ‘Transit’

| September 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Institute for Human Rights & Humanitarian Studies film festival, “Tuesdays in September,” continues its focus on the theme of family rights. The fourth film in the series, Transit, screens Tuesday Sept. 23, at 7 p.m. in the Winifred Moore Auditorium and is free and open to the public. Transit (2013, 93 minutes, Cinemalaya Foundation) […]

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Centennial Kickoff Features Landmarks, Proclamations, Community Celebration

Centennial Kickoff Features Landmarks, Proclamations, Community Celebration

| September 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Under beautiful blue skies and in the warm company of students, alumni, faculty, staff and community partners, Webster University’s celebration of its 100th Anniversary officially kicked off Friday with festivities in downtown St. Louis and on the Webster Groves campus. It was a day to remember, one that will go down in history for this […]

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Snapshots: 2014 Homecoming Reunion & Family Weekend Celebrations Include ’64 Endowed Scholarship

Snapshots: 2014 Homecoming Reunion & Family Weekend Celebrations Include ’64 Endowed Scholarship

| September 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Events commemorating Webster University’s 100th anniversary were interwoven with the 2014 Homecoming Reunion & Family Weekend 2014 Sept. 19-20. One alumnus even traveled from as far as India to attend his 25th Webster University reunion. Vipon Menon is an information technology professional who resides in the city of Bangalore, which is known as the Silicon […]

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Vienna First-Year Students Oriented with 2-Day Ethics Workshop

Vienna First-Year Students Oriented with 2-Day Ethics Workshop

| September 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Earlier this month at the Webster University Vienna campus, new students took part in an exciting new event at Webster Vienna: the Ethics Workshop. Over the course of a two-day weekend, first-year students were immersed in the challenging world of ethics. Guided by skilled Webster faculty members, students had the opportunity to explore a number […]

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Travel & Business Meals Expense Policy, Mileage Reimbursement

Travel & Business Meals Expense Policy, Mileage Reimbursement

| September 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Finance and Administration wishes to remind the Webster University community of the existing University travel and business meals expense policies. There are two primary policy documents relating to travel and business meals expenses in effect and published on the University’s Finance and Administration website: Travel & Expense Policy Meals & Entertainment Policy Personal Vehicle Mileage […]

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OMA: Ervin Named Midwest Regional Director, Freeland Joins Tinker AFB

OMA: Ervin Named Midwest Regional Director, Freeland Joins Tinker AFB

| September 22, 2014 | 1 Comment

Webster University’s Office of Military Affairs (OMA) announces the following leadership moves: Katie Irvin, current director at the Fort Leavenworth campus location, will serve as OMA’s new Midwest regional director. When she became Fort Leavenworth’s director in 2013, she brought more than nine years of teaching experience with Webster University, corporate experience in human resources […]

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Webster and MOACAC to Host College Fair Sept. 25

Webster and MOACAC to Host College Fair Sept. 25

| September 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Webster University Office of Admission, in conjunction with the Missouri Association for College Admission Counseling (MOACAC), will host a college fair in the Grant Gymnasium Thursday, Sept. 25, 9 a.m. – 11 .am. Approximately 60 institutions of higher education will be represented to assist more than 300 high school juniors and seniors in the […]

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Student Success Initiative Using MAP-Works

Student Success Initiative Using MAP-Works

| September 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

Webster University Faculty and Staff: The University is in its fourth year of using a retention software called MAP-Works. MAP-Works helps us create opportunities for students to connect with appropriate resources to assist them in becoming successful Webster students. The former AT RISK system was retired in 2010. Undergraduate Students For undergraduate students, you would […]

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