Archive for January, 2015

Annual Children’s Book Drive Update

Annual Children’s Book Drive Update

| January 8, 2015 | 0 Comments

The 14th annual Children’s Book Drive, a Webster Works Worldwide project, continued to receive donations through the end of the year. The book drive is coordinated by the Student Literacy Corps (SLC), a community service program which trains and places Webster students as reading tutors in schools and other educational agencies in our community. SLC […]

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New Information Technology Service Management Tool

New Information Technology Service Management Tool

| January 8, 2015 | 0 Comments

Changes are coming to the way you interact with Webster Information Technology. In late February, IT is replacing the current work order system with a fully featured service management solution called Cherwell. New IT Features You will still be able to visit the same links to place an incident or request to IT, but you […]

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Campus Safety Alert: Reported robbery north of campus

Campus Safety Alert: Reported robbery north of campus

| January 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

Two people reported being robbed at about 10:30 p.m. Tuesday night near the intersection of North Bompart and Lake avenues, about one block north of Webster University on the east side of Eden Seminary. The police said the victims are not students, faculty or staff at Webster University. The University is sending this message to […]

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Webster Online Programs Among Top-Ranked in the Country

Webster Online Programs Among Top-Ranked in the Country

| January 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

U.S. News & World Report named three of Webster University’s online programs as among the best in the country in its 2015 Best Online Programs Rankings. The rankings were released today and will be published as part of its “Best Graduate Schools 2016” and “Best Colleges 2016” guidebooks later this year. Webster University was listed […]

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In the News: Webster on D.C. Book of Lists; Geraghty-Rathert in The Nation; Rishe on Sports Biz

In the News: Webster on D.C. Book of Lists; Geraghty-Rathert in The Nation; Rishe on Sports Biz

| January 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

Recent news media coverage involving Webster University community members includes: Webster Programs in D.C. Business Journal’s Book of Lists The Washington (D.C.) Business Journal’s annual “Book of Lists” named Webster University to two of the lists for the first time. The Journal ranked Webster’s Executive MBA fifth in the national capital region, and Webster’s graduate […]

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Webster University Named to President’s Honor Roll for Community Service

Webster University Named to President’s Honor Roll for Community Service

| January 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

Webster University was named to the President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll in December. The annual list names universities and colleges in the United States that demonstrate a commitment to civic engagement. Webster University was listed in the Honor Roll with Distinction in the General Community Service category for its Federal Work-Study Community Service […]

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Faculty: World Classroom Course Archiving, Content Migration Tool

Faculty: World Classroom Course Archiving, Content Migration Tool

| January 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

Reminder to Faculty: Web-enhanced (face-to-face) courses are archived and disappear from faculty course lists after 18 months. For example, now that we have entered Spring 2015, Fall 2013 courses have been archived and cannot be accessed by instructors. When we reach Fall of 2015, Spring 2014 courses will follow the same process. While instructors will […]

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Save the Date: Spring Convocation, Jan. 15

Save the Date: Spring Convocation, Jan. 15

| January 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

Faculty and Staff: A reminder to save the date for Spring Convocation 2015, an important opportunity to hear and discuss updates with Webster University leadership. Members of the Strategic Plan Steering Committee will present updates on the plan based on feedback received after the last town hall. The event will take place Thursday, Jan. 15, […]

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Update Your Mug: Open Photo Shoot for Faculty, Staff Feb. 4

Update Your Mug: Open Photo Shoot for Faculty, Staff Feb. 4

| January 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

Global Marketing & Communications will hold an open photo shoot for faculty and staff on Wednesday, Feb. 4, in Loretto Hall 301. If you need an updated photo for directory or promotional purposes (including departmental websites, media), come to 301 in the GMC offices on the third floor of Loretto Hall any time between 10 […]

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Webster Chess Dominates Pan-Am for 3rd Straight Title, Earns Top Seed at ‘Final Four’

Webster Chess Dominates Pan-Am for 3rd Straight Title, Earns Top Seed at ‘Final Four’

| January 6, 2015 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s chess team took the top spot at the annual Pan-American Intercollegiate Team Chess Championship, held the last week of December 2014 in South Padre Island, Texas. This automatically qualifies Webster for the Final Four College Chess Championship, also known as the President’s Cup. This is the third year that Webster’s team has won […]

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