Archive for February, 2015

Webster Part of First-Ever Vienna Science Ball, TV Coverage

Webster Part of First-Ever Vienna Science Ball, TV Coverage

| February 5, 2015 | 0 Comments

Students, staff, faculty and leaders from the Vienna campus took part in the city of Vienna’s first-ever Vienna Science Ball (Wiener Ball der Wissenschaften) last weekend, which added an academic flavor to the historic city’s carnival season. Vienna’s famous Rathaus (city hall) was transformed into a festive venue for the city’s science and research community. […]

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FDC Faculty Fellowship Call for 2015-16, Info Session Feb. 20

FDC Faculty Fellowship Call for 2015-16, Info Session Feb. 20

| February 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Faculty Development Center (FDC) is accepting proposals for faculty fellows for the 2015-16 academic year. The deadline for submitting application materials is March 23, 2015. The FDC Faculty Fellows program offers opportunities for faculty members to work with the professional staff in the FDC on focus areas to improve student learning.  Fellowships are designed […]

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President Stroble Featured in New Book on Leadership Communication

President Stroble Featured in New Book on Leadership Communication

| February 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

Webster University President Elizabeth (Beth) J. Stroble has garnered some attention for her love of Twitter during the past few years. She was at the forefront of the social media movement in higher education and in 2009 was among the first university presidents to embrace its use. Tweeting under the handle @WebsterPres, Stroble has been […]

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Deadline for Petitions to Graduate in May: Feb. 9

Deadline for Petitions to Graduate in May: Feb. 9

| February 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

All students completing all degree requirements in May 2015 must fill out a Petition to Graduate. Petitions are due Monday, Feb. 9, 2015. Please visit the Commencement site for step-by-step instructions on petitions, ordering cap and gowns, and RSVPs to participate in the May 9 ceremony at The Muny in St. Louis.

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Follow-Up Survey for IT Town Hall Meetings

Follow-Up Survey for IT Town Hall Meetings

| February 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

If you were able to attend one of the Information Technology Town Hall Meetings this week or last week (in person or online), Information Technology would love to hear your feedback. Please take a moment and complete the survey. Thank you for your participation and feedback!

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Snapshots: Walker EDGE Hosts Finance Industry Insight Night

Snapshots: Walker EDGE Hosts Finance Industry Insight Night

| February 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Walker EDGE Office within the George Herbert Walker School of Business & Technology hosted an Industry Insight Night focused on business, accounting and finance in the East Academic Building on Jan. 29. The event brought together companies from around the St. Louis area to connect and network with students. Company representatives hosted information tables […]

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Webster University Fight Song Contest Now Open

Webster University Fight Song Contest Now Open

| February 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

As part of the year-long Centennial celebration, Webster University is hosting a Fight Song Contest open to Webster University faculty, staff, students and alumni. Celebrating 100 years and counting, the creation of a first-ever Fight Song will represent the mission of our university in the 21st century. We invite you to submit your fight song […]

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Spring Blood Drive Feb. 9

Spring Blood Drive Feb. 9

| February 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

Webster University Health Services and Counseling and Life Development are hosting a Spring Blood Drive on Feb. 9, 10 a.m.–3 p.m. in the University Center Sunnen Lounge. Blood Donations Save Lives Every three seconds someone needs a blood transfusion due to an injury or an illness. By donating your single unit of blood you have […]

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Actress Jenifer Lewis ’79 Named Webster University Commencement Speaker

Actress Jenifer Lewis ’79 Named Webster University Commencement Speaker

| February 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

Jenifer Lewis ’79, the St. Louis-born actress, singer, community activist and Webster University alumna (BA Theatre Arts, ’79), is adding “commencement speaker” to her repertoire. Lewis will address an estimated 12,000 Webster graduates and guests at the University’s 96th annual commencement ceremonies May 9 at St. Louis’ historic The Muny at Forest Park outdoor amphitheater. […]

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February FAFSA Frenzy: Financial Aid will help you complete your forms

February FAFSA Frenzy: Financial Aid will help you complete your forms

| February 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

February is FAFSA month! It’s time for students to complete the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) for the 2015-2016 academic year, staff from Webster’s Office of Financial Aid are here to assist. There are three FAFSA completion events scheduled for February that are open to local, on-campus, and off-campus communities. Students: register for […]

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