Archive for March, 2015

Holden Forum on Media Literacy, Freedom of Speech Boundaries

Holden Forum on Media Literacy, Freedom of Speech Boundaries

| March 5, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Holden Public Policy Forum at Webster University encourages political discussion and debate. Moderated by adjunct professor and former governor of Missouri Bob Holden, these evening events feature guest speakers and panelists who are active as professionals and volunteers in a variety of organizations and roles within the public square. Join the Holden Public Policy […]

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Former Loretto Sister, Webster Instructor Recounts Experience at March on Selma in 1965

Former Loretto Sister, Webster Instructor Recounts Experience at March on Selma in 1965

| March 5, 2015 | 3 Comments

It was 50 years ago this March when the nation watched as a protest march for African American voting rights in Alabama turned violent. The event known as “Bloody Sunday” took place on March 7, 1965, when 600 people assembled in Selma to march to Montgomery and were blocked by state troopers. Officers shot teargas […]

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Bookstore Clearance Event: Save 30 Percent, In-Store Only

Bookstore Clearance Event: Save 30 Percent, In-Store Only

| March 5, 2015 | 0 Comments

Looking for your own Webster University gear or merchandise? Now is the time to make your purchase! The Webster University Bookstore is having an in-store only clearance event featuring an additional 30 percent off already reduced items. From now until Sunday, March 22, (while supplies last) you can find amazing deals on apparel, accessories and gifts. […]

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Factiva Database Training Webinar for Faculty and Staff March 17

Factiva Database Training Webinar for Faculty and Staff March 17

| March 5, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Factiva database from Dow Jones includes a broad range of news and company sources. English-language newspapers such as the Wall Street Journal, the New York Times and the Bangkok Post are among over 180 sources from 35 countries or regions in 15 languages (from simplified Chinese to Swedish). The Company/Markets section helps users discover […]

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Invitation: Global Student Leadership Summit Presentations March 13

Invitation: Global Student Leadership Summit Presentations March 13

| March 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

The entire Webster University community is invited to attend the culminating event of the Global Student Leadership Summit, a Centennial Signature Event, on Friday, March 13, 10 a.m.-12 p.m. in the Community Music School. Six groups of five students will present a modified Delegates’ Agenda-type presentation. These presentations will student-centered initiative proposals for the new […]

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Six Gorlok Basketballers Named to SLIAC Winter All-Academic Team

Six Gorlok Basketballers Named to SLIAC Winter All-Academic Team

| March 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

Six Webster University basketball players were named to the St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SLIAC) 2014-15 Winter All-Academic Team: Ashley Brooks, Brittany Harris-Conway, Kaitlin Kendall, Alyssa Sapp, Rabasa Turner and Taylor Walton. These four members of the women’s team and two members of the men’s team compile the largest group of Gorloks on the All-Academic […]

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Employee Spotlight Winner: Mike Fallon, Ocala, Florida

Employee Spotlight Winner: Mike Fallon, Ocala, Florida

| March 4, 2015 | 1 Comment

Mike Fallon‘s various experiences as community relations coordinator at the Ocala, Florida, metro campus location have helped him gain insight into how to better serve students. His performance has earned him the Employee Spotlight Award. Fallon has diligently worked to recruit new students, going above and beyond by both recruiting and helping with student retention. […]

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30 Students from Webster World Gather for Global Student Leadership Summit March 10-13

30 Students from Webster World Gather for Global Student Leadership Summit March 10-13

| March 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

As a signature event of the University’s Centennial celebration, 30 student leaders from throughout the worldwide network of Webster University campuses will gather on the home campus in St. Louis to discuss leadership and advocacy from March 10-13. The student leaders represent 20 nationalities and the campuses of Webster Groves, Geneva, Vienna, Leiden, London, Thailand, […]

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In the News: Schubert on ISIS; Hellinger on Venezuela; Rhiney on A-B; Lauten/Carrio in STLMag

In the News: Schubert on ISIS; Hellinger on Venezuela; Rhiney on A-B; Lauten/Carrio in STLMag

| March 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

Recent news media coverage involving Webster University community members includes: Vienna’s Schubert Discusses ISIS Cultural Destruction on Austrian National Radio Samuel Schubert, international relations faculty member at the Vienna campus, appeared on a nationwide broadcast of national radio station FM4’s “Reality Check” Feb. 27, discussing the recent made-for-film destruction of cultural heritage by ISIS. The […]

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Call for Nominations till March 18: Employee Spotlight Award

Call for Nominations till March 18: Employee Spotlight Award

| March 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

Did a Webster staff member go above and beyond for you? If so, please nominate them for the Employee Spotlight Award! The Employee Spotlight Award recognizes and rewards two staff members each month for their day-to-day contributions and outstanding service to Webster University. Click here to nominate your colleague through the nomination form. Nominations for the […]

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