Archive for December, 2014

Two Soccer Players Earn Honorable Mention for 2014 NSCAA Scholar Teams

Two Soccer Players Earn Honorable Mention for 2014 NSCAA Scholar Teams

| December 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

Senior soccer players Jessica Davis and Jeff Wallner both earned Honorable Mention distinction for the National Soccer Coaches Association of America’s (NSCAA) 2014 Scholar Teams. The duo were honored for their performance on the field of play and in the classroom by being named to the North/Central All-Region teams for men and women. Davis, a […]

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International Student Orientation Jan. 5, 9, Welcomes Global Gorloks for Spring I

International Student Orientation Jan. 5, 9, Welcomes Global Gorloks for Spring I

| December 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Multicultural Center and International Student Affairs (MCISA) has been working hard to prepare for the upcoming arrival of new international students on campus. This spring we are expecting new students to arrive from China, Czech Republic, Equatorial Guinea, Ethiopia, India, Israel, Japan, Mongolia, Myanmar, Nepal, Nigeria, Pakistan, Saudi Arabia, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Ukraine, and […]

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Free CMS ‘Demo Days’ to Sample Kids’ Music, Movement Classes in January

Free CMS ‘Demo Days’ to Sample Kids’ Music, Movement Classes in January

| December 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Community Music School is offering a free “demo day” and discounted early enrollment for the next sessions of music and movement classes for young children. Parents can inspire their young child’s love of music as they sing, dance, wiggle and giggle with their little one at a free Kindermusik and/or Young Years demo class. […]

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Strategic Plan Update: Feedback invited; town hall video, slides available

Strategic Plan Update: Feedback invited; town hall video, slides available

| December 17, 2014 | 2 Comments

On Dec. 11, the Strategic Planning Steering Committee presented a Town Hall, describing progress made on Webster’s new strategic plan – Global Impact for the Next Century. A video of the Town Hall, along with PowerPoint slides which include the draft plan, can be viewed from the Office of the Provost’s website here. Feedback and […]

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Illuminate the Holidays: Webster Toys for Tots drive collects 1,200 items for children

Illuminate the Holidays: Webster Toys for Tots drive collects 1,200 items for children

| December 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

Webster University collected more than 1,200 toys during the 2015 Toys for Tots drive from Nov. 15-Dec. 15. The University partnered with local Marine Corps Reserve units who coordinate the donation of gifts to less fortunate children throughout the community. Toys for Tots collection areas were established in Webster University’s campuses in North America, Europe, […]

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Going Mobile: New Ampersand App Available in iTunes, Google Play

Going Mobile: New Ampersand App Available in iTunes, Google Play

| December 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Fall 2014 issue of The Ampersand, Webster University’s award-winning student-produced magazine, is now available digitally with its own app on iTunes (for iPads) and Google Play (Android). School of Communications students, who produce the print edition through the Magazine Production course, developed the new app as part of the course. “This is a great […]

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Snapshot: Fort Leavenworth December 2014 Graduation

Snapshot: Fort Leavenworth December 2014 Graduation

| December 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

Graduate candidates from Webster University’s Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, campus location were honored as part of a joint graduation ceremony held Wednesday, Dec. 10. As one of three schools participating in the joint winter ceremony, the installation graduated over 150 students with accredited associates, undergraduate and graduate degrees. Brig. Gen. Mike Callan (USAF, ret.), associate vice […]

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Trivia Night Jan. 17: ‘Road Trip to LA’ for Conservatory Class of ’15

Trivia Night Jan. 17: ‘Road Trip to LA’ for Conservatory Class of ’15

| December 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Webster University Conservatory of Theatre Arts Class of 2015 is hosting a trivia night Jan. 17 to benefit the Class of 2015 and their showcase trip to Los Angeles. Come join them for an evening of entertainment, laughs and good company in support of these Webster seniors. The trivia night will take place in […]

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East Academic Building Earns ‘Award of Excellence’ from Webster Groves

East Academic Building Earns ‘Award of Excellence’ from Webster Groves

| December 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

The East Academic Building earned a Webster Groves “Award of Excellence” this month for its architecture. This is the latest in a series of honors bestowed upon the building, which opened in March 2012. The annual awards are sponsored by the City of Webster Groves, select boards and commissions, and the Webster Groves Historical Society. […]

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Retirement Reception for Facilities Operations’ James ‘Jimmy’ Grogan Dec. 19

Retirement Reception for Facilities Operations’ James ‘Jimmy’ Grogan Dec. 19

| December 16, 2014 | 3 Comments

The Webster University Facilities Operations staff invites the Webster community to join in celebrating James “Jimmy” Grogan, who is retiring after 27 years of service at Webster. We will be meeting and greeting visitors in Loretto Hall 402 on Friday, Dec. 19, from 2-3:30 p.m. Light drinks and snacks will be served. Please make it […]

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