Archive for December, 2014

Daly, Longtime Faculty Member, to Retire as Louisville Director

Daly, Longtime Faculty Member, to Retire as Louisville Director

| December 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

Longtime faculty member and site director Brian Daly will retire from his role as senior director of Webster University’s Kentucky campuses in January. Daly, who has taught Information Technology, Statistics, and Management courses at Webster since 1986 and served as director since 2005, will devote his energies to building the Patient Centered Education and Research […]

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Snapshots: Webster Transfer Admissions team engages with area community college students

Snapshots: Webster Transfer Admissions team engages with area community college students

| December 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

Undergraduate Transfer Admissions team members Ciera Field, Joan Finder, Chrissy Gilbert and Sandra Hunter saw much activity in the month of November, engaging with students and colleagues at the area community colleges. In partnership with the School of Communications (SOC), Webster held its first ever on-location transfer open house at St. Louis Community College’s Meramec […]

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Judges Sought for Gorlok Gala Debate Tournament Jan. 23-25, No Prior Experience Needed

Judges Sought for Gorlok Gala Debate Tournament Jan. 23-25, No Prior Experience Needed

| December 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Webster University Forensic and Debate program is preparing for the 17th Annual Gorlok Gala Forensic and Debate Tournament, to be held the weekend of Jan. 23-25, 2015. This event–one of the nation’s largest and most prestigious invitational tournaments of the season–brings to Webster students from across the nation to compete. This year, over 40 […]

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University Bookstore Launches Sustainable, Charitable ‘Give Back at Buy Back’ Program

University Bookstore Launches Sustainable, Charitable ‘Give Back at Buy Back’ Program

| December 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

Webster University Bookstore announces its Give Back at Buy Back program, which captures books that do not have a buy back value and uses them to help fund and donate to literacy initiatives. This innovative initiative aligns with and supports Webster University broader sustainability efforts and promotes literacy through education. Webster University Bookstore’s partner, Better […]

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2015 Kemper Award Nominations Sought from Webster Community; Due Feb. 9

2015 Kemper Award Nominations Sought from Webster Community; Due Feb. 9

| December 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Office of the Provost invites nominations for the 2015 William T. Kemper Award for Excellence in Teaching. This award, generously funded by the William T. Kemper Foundation, recognizes faculty members who demonstrate teaching at its finest. Up to four Kemper Awards will be presented: two for full-time faculty members on the St. Louis campus […]

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Student Research on E-Cigarettes Wins at Undergraduate Psychology Conference

Student Research on E-Cigarettes Wins at Undergraduate Psychology Conference

| December 11, 2014 | 1 Comment

Two psychology students represented Webster University at the 10th Annual Missouri Undergraduate Psychology Conference, which was hosted by Lindenwood University Nov. 14-15. Kayla Theberge and Ian Simpson, received second place in the Empirical Posters Group 3 for their research on health psychology. Their student research work was titled “E-Cigarettes: Is the ‘E’ for Emerging Adults?” and […]

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Snapshot: Vienna LEADS Students at United Nations Women’s Guild Bazaar

Snapshot: Vienna LEADS Students at United Nations Women’s Guild Bazaar

| December 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

Webster students were out in force for a good cause at the end of November. A dozen blue-and-yellow clad students volunteered at the annual United Nations Women’s Guild Bazaar to help raise funds for children’s charities around the world. Volunteers helped out selling gift items, tombola tickets, prizes and at the cloakroom – though they […]

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Webster Leiden Salutes Alumni with Hall of Fame

Webster Leiden Salutes Alumni with Hall of Fame

| December 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

Webster University Leiden has launched a new “Hall of Fame” on campus to highlight success among alumni. The initiative, a collaboration of the Department of Business & Management and the Alumni office, celebrates Webster alumni academic and business achievement. The first addition to the Hall of Fame was celebrated in November when Webster Leiden welcomed […]

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Community Music School Spring New Student Registration Jan. 10-15

Community Music School Spring New Student Registration Jan. 10-15

| December 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

Students of all ages and ability levels can be matched with one of the 100 master music teachers during the Community Music School’s Spring new student registration Jan. 10-15, 2015. The Community Music School of Webster University offers one-on-one instruction on all instruments of the band and orchestra, piano, guitar, harp, and voice, at three […]

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Complete UHC Health Assessment Before Dec. 15, Save Money

Complete UHC Health Assessment Before Dec. 15, Save Money

| December 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

The deadline for employees in the medical plan and their covered spouse/partner to complete the Annual Health Assessment is Monday, Dec. 15. Click here for instructions [PDF] on the process. Note: If you or your covered spouse/partner is new to the plan, you will complete your assessment in January.  What’s at stake? First, cash in your […]

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