Archive for October, 2014

United Way Campaign Closes, Surpasses $50,000

United Way Campaign Closes, Surpasses $50,000

| October 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s 2014 United Way campaign has concluded with success, achieving and even surpassing the $50,000 goal committed to the United Way of Greater St. Louis. Two departments topped participation and donation levels and will be awarded their own celebration receptions. Recognized for highest percentage of employee participation is Human Resources, which will enjoy a […]

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Webster Vienna Grand Opening Streamed Live Today

Webster Vienna Grand Opening Streamed Live Today

| October 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Webster Vienna Private University grand opening ceremonies today, Oct. 29, will be streamed live at webster.edu/live and the Webster Vienna website. The webcast portion will air from approximately 7-8:15 p.m. locally in Vienna, which is 1-2:15 p.m. Central Daylight Time in St. Louis. President Beth Stroble and Provost Julian Schuster spent the prior day […]

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Undergraduate Transfer Open House Nov. 6

Undergraduate Transfer Open House Nov. 6

| October 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

Do you know a college student looking to make a change in their academic surroundings? If so, please encourage them to attend the Webster University Transfer Open House on Thursday, Nov. 6 from 3-5 p.m., to speak with faculty, learn about the admission process, and chat with financial aid experts. Students should RSVP or contact […]

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Worldwide Career Management, Coaching Program for Walker School Graduate Students Through Right Management

Worldwide Career Management, Coaching Program for Walker School Graduate Students Through Right Management

| October 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

Students working on a master’s degree learn many new skills and analyze in-depth research that will help prepare them to advance in their chosen fields. At Webster University’s George Herbert Walker School of Business & Technology, graduate students will now be offered a career management and coaching program as part of their education. All Walker […]

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Snapshot: Webster Centennial at Fort Bliss

Snapshot: Webster Centennial at Fort Bliss

| October 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s campus location at Fort Bliss, Texas, is the latest Webster location to welcome visitors with the Webster University Centennial logo. The logo appears at the entrance to Webster offices on the base. Webster has offered graduate programs at its Fort Bliss campus since 1976. Classes are open to active military and their dependents, […]

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Webster Vienna Move Deepens Ties Between Historic City, University

Webster Vienna Move Deepens Ties Between Historic City, University

| October 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

As Webster University commemorates its past while celebrating its future during the Centennial year, it’s only fitting that the Vienna campus move to a 188-year-old building that will better serve students of tomorrow in one of the world’s greatest cities. After 33 years in Austria and more than 2,800 alumni, Webster Vienna — known officially […]

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Wilma and Roswell Messing Jr. Award: Argentine Theatre, Teaching Experience

Wilma and Roswell Messing Jr. Award: Argentine Theatre, Teaching Experience

| October 28, 2014 | 1 Comment

Since 1977, the Wilma and Roswell Messing Jr. Faculty Award has been presented to a full-time faculty member for a summer activity that strengthens his or her curriculum and that improves the teaching/learning experience. As a 2014 Messing Award recipient, Gad Guterman, assistant professor in the Conservatory of Theatre Arts, spent this time in Argentina. […]

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Website Editors: Access Outage Oct. 30

Website Editors: Access Outage Oct. 30

| October 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

As has been communicated via email to all community members who have OU editing access to webster.edu, an editing outage is scheduled for Thursday, Oct. 30, for conversion to the newer version of OUCampus. During this outage on Oct. 30: You will not be able to edit the website during the upgrade process. Expect the […]

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Summary Annual Reports for Employee Benefit Plans

Summary Annual Reports for Employee Benefit Plans

| October 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

The IRS requires employees be provided with a Summary Annual Report (SAR) for all of our employee benefit plans. The 2013 SAR documents for our retirement plans and insurance benefit plans are now posted in the Connections portal. To access the SARs via Connections, please log in to Connections and select either the “Staff” or […]

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Centennial Signature Event: Illuminate Your Mind Faculty Talks of the Century Nov. 3

Centennial Signature Event: Illuminate Your Mind Faculty Talks of the Century Nov. 3

| October 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

Join us Monday, Nov. 3, from 7-8:30 p.m., for a Centennial Signature Event, Illuminate Your Mind Faculty Talks of the Century, featuring Webster University faculty members Roy Tamashiro, Warren Rosenblum and Jeff Hughes. Hosted in the University Center’s Sunnen Lounge, the discussion topics range from transformative learning to mass institutionalization, which will be presented in […]

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