Archive for January, 2015

Contemporary Conversations March 31: Stanley Silverman, ‘Why Leadership Matters and Why Many Leaders Fail’

Contemporary Conversations March 31: Stanley Silverman, ‘Why Leadership Matters and Why Many Leaders Fail’

| January 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

Webster University President Elizabeth (Beth) J. Stroble will host Stanley B. Silverman as the next speaker in the Contemporary Conversations for a Connected World Speaker Series. Join the community on Tuesday, March 31, 2015, in East Academic Building Room 253/262 at 5:30 p.m. as Silverman speaks on “Why Leadership Matters and Why Many Leaders Fail.” […]

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Academic Resource Center Newsletter Online

Academic Resource Center Newsletter Online

| January 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Academic Resource Center has published its first quarterly newsletter online. Find out about recent and upcoming events as well as information on peer tutoring, Writing Center worskhops, academic accommodations and assistive technologies, the outstanding staff and students who make the ARC great, and much more. Access the newsletter here [PDF].  

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Snapshots: Vienna Hosts Bhutan’s Tho Ha Vinh on ‘Gross National Happiness’

Snapshots: Vienna Hosts Bhutan’s Tho Ha Vinh on ‘Gross National Happiness’

| January 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

Webster Vienna welcomed to campus Tho Ha Vinh, the program director of the Gross National Happiness (GNH) Centre in Bhutan, to give an overview of the concept of GNH. His talk on Jan. 22 drew about 60 people to hear about the implementation of this alternative paradigm for economic development in the Kingdom of Bhutan, […]

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Celebration for Grant Chapman Feb. 26

Celebration for Grant Chapman Feb. 26

| January 30, 2015 | 4 Comments

Grant Chapman, associate vice president and director of International Programs, has accepted a new position as assistant provost of International Administration for the Office of International Programs at Kansas State University. He will be leaving Webster at the end of February. “Grant’s ability to forge relationships with international partners has been invaluable,” said Webster President […]

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Pre-Super Bowl Spots Kick Off Spring II Recruitment Campaign

Pre-Super Bowl Spots Kick Off Spring II Recruitment Campaign

| January 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

As Americans across the country tune into Super Bowl coverage this Sunday, many will be more focused on the commercials than the game itself. If you’re watching in St. Louis, look out for Webster University. No, the University hasn’t bought an in-game ad, but Webster did secure several four-second calls to action appearing on St. […]

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Webster Wellness: Corporate Discount Agreement with Anytime Fitness

Webster Wellness: Corporate Discount Agreement with Anytime Fitness

| January 29, 2015 | 3 Comments

Webster Wellness announces a corporate discount agreement with Anytime Fitness which just opened in the Old Orchard plaza (by Starbucks). They are hosting an open house between Feb. 2 and 14. Webster University faculty and staff will get a minimum of a 15 percent discount on monthly membership costs (deeper discounts will be offered depending […]

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Feb. 16: Luhr Building Reopening Event

Feb. 16: Luhr Building Reopening Event

| January 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

President Elizabeth (Beth) J. Stroble and Provost Julian Z. Schuster invite the Webster University community to: A ‘SPICE-y’ Reboot for the Luhr Building 11 a.m. Monday, Feb. 16, 2015 Luhr Building – 475 East Lockwood Join the celebration of the new home for Information Technology and the Susan Polgar Institute for Chess Excellence (SPICE). RSVP […]

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Webster’s Outcomes Survey for Fall 2014 Graduates

Webster’s Outcomes Survey for Fall 2014 Graduates

| January 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

To gather important data about the outcomes of our graduates, the Office of Institutional Effectiveness needs your help in encouraging recent graduates to complete the Webster University Outcomes Survey. The Outcomes Survey is delivered via email to recent graduates worldwide approximately four to six weeks after each term’s graduation date. The survey asks recent graduates […]

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Great Decisions Weekly Lecture Series Feb. 2-March 23

Great Decisions Weekly Lecture Series Feb. 2-March 23

| January 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

For more than 25 years, Webster University alumni have participated in Great Decisions, an eight-week series of current event presentations and discussions led by Webster faculty. The series, organized nationally by the Foreign Policy Association, is designed to foster more informed and engaged citizens by bringing people together to discuss U.S. foreign policy and global […]

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Baseball Pre-Season Favorite to Win SLIAC West Division; Season Opens Feb. 20

Baseball Pre-Season Favorite to Win SLIAC West Division; Season Opens Feb. 20

| January 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Webster University baseball team is the overwhelming pre-season coaches’ favorite to win the St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SLIAC) West Division in 2015. This season marks the first time in SLIAC history that baseball teams will be split into separate divisions, East and West. The West Division will include Fontbonne University, Westminster College, Eureka […]

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