Archive for January, 2015

Farewell to Brad Woodroffe, Longtime Dining Services GM

Farewell to Brad Woodroffe, Longtime Dining Services GM

| January 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

Brad Woodroffe, general manager of Campus Dining Services, will be leaving Webster University at the end of January. He has accepted a position with Edward Jones as a financial advisor. Brad has served as general manager of Campus Dining Services at Webster University twice, from 1998-2000 and 2005-2015. Brad has worked for Sodexo for 18 […]

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[Video] Spring Convocation 2015 Focuses on New Strategic Plan

[Video] Spring Convocation 2015 Focuses on New Strategic Plan

| January 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s 2015 Spring Convocation took place Thursday, Jan. 15, in a historic venue: The Luhr Building on the Eden Seminary campus, the original home of the Eden-Webster Library System and the site of a partnership between Webster and Eden that dates back to the 1960s. As Webster celebrates its Centennial year, this convocation focused […]

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May Gallery: Annual Faculty Exhibition Opens Jan. 23

May Gallery: Annual Faculty Exhibition Opens Jan. 23

| January 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Webster University Annual Photography Faculty Exhibition is on exhibit from Jan. 23 – Feb 20. The opening reception is Friday, Jan. 23, from 5-7 p.m. This exhibition shows work by Webster University photography faculty from campuses around the world. Included are work by: Francesco Arese Visconti (Webster Geneva) Robin Assner Tom Barkman Bill Barrett […]

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Award-Winning Artist Bob Marstall ’68 Returns Jan. 23-24

Award-Winning Artist Bob Marstall ’68 Returns Jan. 23-24

| January 22, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Department of Art, Design, and Art History (DADAH) is honored to host Webster alumnus and award-winning children’s book illustrator, Bob Marstall ’68 on Jan. 23. Please join your colleagues this Friday at noon in Sverdrup room 123 as Marstall shares his accomplished art work. Following this lecture he will also have books available for […]

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Online Tools: Helpful Training Websites for Students, Faculty, Staff

Online Tools: Helpful Training Websites for Students, Faculty, Staff

| January 22, 2015 | 0 Comments

Webster University offers students, faculty, and staff a wealth of resources to support your studies, expand your knowledge, and develop your professional skills through partnerships with two industry leaders in computer-based training Atomic Learning and Lynda.com. Visit the Computer-Based Training channel in Connections to log in to either library 24/7. Atomic Learning Through Atomic Learning, […]

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Gorloks Baseball Ranked 8th in Online Pre-Season Poll

Gorloks Baseball Ranked 8th in Online Pre-Season Poll

| January 22, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Webster University baseball team was selected 8th in the 2015 D3baseball.com pre-season poll. The Gorloks received 375 points in the poll, finishing just ahead of regional rival Concordia University-Chicago. Defending NCAA III Champion Wisconsin-Whitewater was picked first in the poll. Webster will face Concordia twice during the 2015 campaign and has six games scheduled […]

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Education Faculty Member Awarded Fulbright for Uruguay ESL Project in 2016

Education Faculty Member Awarded Fulbright for Uruguay ESL Project in 2016

| January 21, 2015 | 0 Comments

Webster University faculty member DJ Kaiser has been awarded a Fulbright grant for a project in Uruguay in 2016. Kaiser, assistant professor and coordinator of Teaching English as a Second Language in the School of Education, will assist the Ceibal en Inglés (Ceibal English project), a program delivered by the British Council that forms part of […]

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Community Information Meetings on New Substation Construction

Community Information Meetings on New Substation Construction

| January 21, 2015 | 0 Comments

A new construction project, the Electrical Customer Substation, will be the center of discussion at two Jan. 28 community information meetings on Webster University’s Webster Groves campus. Above is a rendering of the planned Electrical Customer Substation. The two informational meetings will inform the community of construction that could impact the Webster University community during […]

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Email Server Maintenance: Saturday, Jan. 24

Email Server Maintenance: Saturday, Jan. 24

| January 21, 2015 | 0 Comments

Information Technology is scheduled to perform maintenance on the Poe and Nash email servers on Saturday, Jan. 24, between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. During this time, users with email accounts that reside on the Poe and Nash servers may expect intermittent unavailability of email services. If your email account resides on Poe and Nash, […]

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Live Jan. 21: Stroble on PRSA Panel of Higher Ed CEOs in Social Media

Live Jan. 21: Stroble on PRSA Panel of Higher Ed CEOs in Social Media

| January 21, 2015 | 0 Comments

Webster University President Elizabeth (Beth) J. Stroble will share her insights as a university president on social media when she participates in a virtual panel on the topic via Google Hangout Wednesday, Jan. 21, at 1 p.m. Central. Community members can view the free session by registering through this link. The PRSA Counselors to Higher […]

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