Archive for March, 2015

IT Acceptable Use Policy for Members of Webster University Community

IT Acceptable Use Policy for Members of Webster University Community

| March 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

As technology rapidly advances, we continue to review our policies related to University hardware and software utilization.  As a result, the University IT Acceptable Use Policy is revised effective March 20, 2015. This updated policy is located at http://www.webster.edu/technology/references/acceptable-use-policy.html and can also be found on the Information Technology, Faculty Resources, Human Resources and Student Handbook […]

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Mindful Mile Marathon 2015 Gets Webster Moving

Mindful Mile Marathon 2015 Gets Webster Moving

| March 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Mindful Mile Marathon sponsored by Webster Wellness, Webster Staff Alliance, Gorlok Fit Club and Mindful by Sodexo opened successfully with 125 people attending the kickoff in the University Center on Wednesday, March 18. You can still join the current 213 (and growing) students, faculty and staff who are already participating with a pledge to […]

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Snapshot: Webster LEADS Students Feed Vienna Homeless

Snapshot: Webster LEADS Students Feed Vienna Homeless

| March 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

Last weekend, two Webster University students took it upon themselves to lend a helping hand to some of Vienna’s neediest residents. Ilian Scheutz and Matthias Smolej, both members of the Webster LEADS student leadership program, spent the weekend volunteering at the International Mathematics Competition hosted by Webster Vienna. The event brought quite a crowd to campus: 220 competitors, accompanied […]

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Electrical Customer Substation: Phase 2 work along Garden, Hazel

Electrical Customer Substation: Phase 2 work along Garden, Hazel

| March 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

Beginning the morning of Thursday, March 19, Aschinger Electric will begin cleaning and pumping out the manholes along Garden Avenue, by the University Center, Visual Arts and along Hazel Avenue. They will have personnel assisting with traffic control on Hazel Avenue. The Department of Facilities Planning and Management will keep the local Webster community informed […]

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Centennial Faculty ‘Talks of the Century’ April 6 with Gregg, Jensen, Schuster

Centennial Faculty ‘Talks of the Century’ April 6 with Gregg, Jensen, Schuster

| March 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

The final event in the Webster University Centennial’s “Illuminate Your Mind: Faculty Talks of the Century” series is April 6, 2015, with inspiring 25-minute talks from faculty members Ryan Gregg in the Leigh Gerdine College of Fine Arts and Scott Jensen and Joseph Schuster in the School of Communications. The talks begin at 7 p.m.* […]

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Webster Vienna Hosts Math Competition with Teens from 42 International Schools

Webster Vienna Hosts Math Competition with Teens from 42 International Schools

| March 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s Vienna campus was host to an international mathematics competition for students age 14-16 during the weekend of March 13-15. The competition was organized by the International Schools Math Teachers Foundation (ISMTF), which holds three such competitions for different age groups per year. The founder of ISMTF is Webster Vienna professor and math program […]

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Rescheduled: Luhr Building Reopening Event April 6

Rescheduled: Luhr Building Reopening Event April 6

| March 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

President Elizabeth (Beth) J. Stroble and Provost Julian Z. Schuster invite the Webster University community to the Luhr Building Opening on Monday, April 6, at 10 a.m. Join Webster community members in celebrating the new location for Webster’s Information Technology department and the Susan Polgar Institute for Chess Excellence (SPICE). This is a reschedule of […]

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The Ampersand Wins Gold in Columbia Scholastic Press Association Awards

The Ampersand Wins Gold in Columbia Scholastic Press Association Awards

| March 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

Webster University has taken home gold. The Ampersand, a magazine produced by students in Webster’s School of Communications, received the Gold Crown Award in the College Magazine Category at the Columbia Scholastic Press Association’s 2015 Crown Awards. Winners were selected from 1,203 eligible digital, print newspapers, magazines and yearbooks published during the 2013-2014 academic year. […]

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Snapshots: Webster Partners with Regional Leaders at Downtown Little Rock Partnership Annual Meeting

Snapshots: Webster Partners with Regional Leaders at Downtown Little Rock Partnership Annual Meeting

| March 17, 2015 | 3 Comments

Over 550 business and civic leaders from the downtown Little Rock area attended the Downtown Little Rock Partnership Annual Meeting, where Webster University Little Rock area campuses were the presenting sponsor. Kelly Lyon, Webster Little Rock area director, took the podium to present the Top of The Rock Award to the Arkansas Building Authority. The […]

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Webster Softball Spends Spring Break Competing, Helping Young Florida Team

Webster Softball Spends Spring Break Competing, Helping Young Florida Team

| March 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Webster University softball team had a long week during Spring Break, playing eight games in five days at the PFX Games in Clermont, Florida — and helping out in the community too. Like many teams that travel to sunny destinations on spring break, there were extracurricular activities that included: eating out, catching some rays […]

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