Archive for April, 2015

Webster Chess Team Offers Summer Camps, Weekly Friday Chess Tips for Community

Webster Chess Team Offers Summer Camps, Weekly Friday Chess Tips for Community

| April 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s top-ranked college chess team and three-time national college chess champions offer two programs to help more people feel included in the growing chess community: a chess summer camp for children ages 6 to 18, and a free chess advisory program to the community. “Chess is an international game and also a great mind […]

Continue Reading

German Film Series Commemorates End of World War I, opens April 14 with ‘All Quiet on the Western Front’

German Film Series Commemorates End of World War I, opens April 14 with ‘All Quiet on the Western Front’

| April 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

The German program in the Department of International Languages and Cultures of the College of Arts & Sciences will commemorate the centennial of the end of World War I with three screenings of films about war and Germany, with a brief historical introduction before each one. The series opens Tuesday, April 14, with a screening […]

Continue Reading

Webster’s Howard Awarded SLIAC Post Graduate Scholarship

Webster’s Howard Awarded SLIAC Post Graduate Scholarship

| April 10, 2015 | 0 Comments

Webster University student-athlete Jenny Howard was one of two St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SLIAC) Post Graduate Scholarship award winners for 2015. The scholarship is based on a graduating student-athletes’ accomplishments both in and out of the classroom. The Post Graduate Scholarship awards the recipients a financial stipend towards their first year of graduate study. […]

Continue Reading

Webster’s Outcomes Survey for Spring 1 Graduates

Webster’s Outcomes Survey for Spring 1 Graduates

| April 10, 2015 | 0 Comments

To gather important data about the outcomes of our graduates, the Office of Institutional Effectiveness needs your help in encouraging recent graduates to complete the Webster University Outcomes Survey. The Outcomes Survey is delivered via email to recent graduates worldwide approximately four to eight weeks after each term’s graduation date. The survey asks recent graduates […]

Continue Reading

Community Invited to Make Public Art in Student-Run Mural Project

Community Invited to Make Public Art in Student-Run Mural Project

| April 10, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Webster Groves and Webster University communities are invited to contribute to a giant chalk mural that will be displayed around town once completed. The community art project is being organized by Webster University students in the keystone seminar class “Plays and Concerts and Inks, Oh My!” which explores the role that art takes in […]

Continue Reading

Snapshots: Office of Corporate Partnerships Internship Fair connects 100 students with recruiters

Snapshots: Office of Corporate Partnerships Internship Fair connects 100 students with recruiters

| April 10, 2015 | 0 Comments

More than 100 students took advantage of the April 8 internship fair hosted by Webster University’s Office of Corporate Partnerships, which connected Webster students with employers seeking to hire interns in a variety of industries. The students took the opportunity to speak with a dozen recruiters from areas such as finance, healthcare, information technology, marketing, […]

Continue Reading

Electrical Customer Substation Phase 2: Work, impact April 13-17

Electrical Customer Substation Phase 2: Work, impact April 13-17

| April 10, 2015 | 0 Comments

Work continues for construction of the new electrical customer substation on the Webster Groves campus, which is an important step for constructing the new Interdisciplinary Science Building. The following Phase 2 updates outline the local impact of work scheduled for April 13-17. Monday, April 13, and Tuesday, April 14: The contractor for the electrical customer […]

Continue Reading

Webster University, Lewis and Clark Community College Enter Nursing Education Agreement

Webster University, Lewis and Clark Community College Enter Nursing Education Agreement

| April 9, 2015 | 0 Comments

A new agreement between Lewis and Clark Community College and Webster University will assist Lewis and Clark (L&C) nursing graduates in continuing their education and obtaining their bachelor’s degrees. In 2010, the Institute of Medicine (IOM) issued a blueprint report outlining the future, entitled The Future of Nursing: Leading Change, Advancing Health (FON). One major […]

Continue Reading

Employee Spotlight: Bullerdieck leads ‘Transitions’ for students

Employee Spotlight: Bullerdieck leads ‘Transitions’ for students

| April 9, 2015 | 0 Comments

During her five years with the Academic Resource Center, Erin Bullerdieck‘s work has made a direct impact on Webster University students. She is behind Webster’s Transitions Program, which helps incoming students understand and adapt to the transition to college. Bullerdieck proposed, created, and directs Transitions, and has been an integral part of that initiative’s TAP Summer […]

Continue Reading

Spring Blood Drive April 13

Spring Blood Drive April 13

| April 9, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Webster University April 2015 Blood Drive will be held Monday, April 13, from 11 a.m.–4 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 the ability to impact […]

Continue Reading