Archive for April, 2015

Vienna Snapshots: Spring Career Lunch introduces students to banking industry

Vienna Snapshots: Spring Career Lunch introduces students to banking industry

| April 9, 2015 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s Vienna campus recently welcomed members of the Erste Group, one of the largest financial services providers in Central and Eastern Europe, to speak to students at the Spring Career Lunch. During the presentation, Erste Group program director Brigitte Raschka-Seidl and recruiter Nicole Broz introduced 24 current students to career opportunities in banking and […]

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Dance St. Louis Sponsors Compagnie Käfig Master Class

Dance St. Louis Sponsors Compagnie Käfig Master Class

| April 8, 2015 | 0 Comments

Dance St. Louis and the Webster University Department of Dance will co-present a master class taught by Compagnie Käfig’s Assistant Choreographer, Astrid de Toledo. The class will be held from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Saturday, April 25, at the Jean and Wells Hobler Center for Dance in the Loretto-Hilton Center on Webster University’s […]

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Windows 7 Update: Completed migrations, more scheduled

Windows 7 Update: Completed migrations, more scheduled

| April 8, 2015 | 0 Comments

Windows 7 Migration updates as of Friday, April 3: 144 of the 2500 PCs targeted for Windows 7 migration have been completed. Fix was put in place to address post migration printer problems on April 1, issue experienced by a subset of migrated users. Most users’ email and calendar migrated without incident. A few exceptions […]

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Webster University Taps International Leadership for Global Positions and Enhanced Responsibilities

Webster University Taps International Leadership for Global Positions and Enhanced Responsibilities

| April 8, 2015 | 0 Comments

Peter Maher, a professor and associate dean in the George Herbert Walker School of Business & Technology, has been named Interim Associate Vice President of Academic Affairs, International Campuses and Initiatives. In this expanded role, he will oversee all international campuses and the growing number of international partnerships. Maher joined Webster in 2004 and became […]

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Drafts of 2015-16 Academic Catalogs Now Online

Drafts of 2015-16 Academic Catalogs Now Online

| April 8, 2015 | 0 Comments

In order to help students and their advisors plan for Summer and Fall registrations, draft copies of the 2015-16 academic catalogs are now online. After a detailed review of catalog content, which includes review by academic and administrative departments of content for which they are responsible, changes were made (see below) to improve consistency and […]

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Showcase: Forensic & Debate to perform their award-winning piece April 10

Showcase: Forensic & Debate to perform their award-winning piece April 10

| April 8, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Webster University Forensic and Debate Team will perform their award-winning Reader’s Theatre entry, “So You Want to Start a Cult” at noon Friday, April 10, in the Library Conference Room. The five-person cast (juniors Brian Coates and Bri Jones, freshman MacLain Naumann, Rachel Seevers and Kirby Weber) won the Reader’s Theatre competition at Florida […]

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Snapshot: Webster Hosts 12th Annual High School Programming Challenge

Snapshot: Webster Hosts 12th Annual High School Programming Challenge

| April 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Mathematics and Computer Science Department in the George Herbert Walker School of Business & Technology  hosted the 12th annual High School Programming Challenge at the Webster Groves campus Saturday, April 4. Faculty members Brenda Boyce and Xiaoyuan Suo organized the event and said its success already has participants looking forward to next year. This […]

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‘Conversation Hour’ with Peace Educator B. Jeannie Lum April 9

‘Conversation Hour’ with Peace Educator B. Jeannie Lum April 9

| April 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Webster University community is invited to a “Meet & Greet Conversation Hour” with peace educator B. Jeannie Lum on Thursday, April 9, from 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. at the Faculty Development Center in Emerson Library. Lum is editor of the Journal of Peace Education, associate professor of Educational Foundations at the University of Hawaii at […]

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Arts and Education Council Workplace Giving Campaign Ends May 8

Arts and Education Council Workplace Giving Campaign Ends May 8

| April 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

The 2015 Arts and Education Council (A&E) Workplace Giving Campaign has begun. Please help us to reach our goal of $3,200 in 2015. The campaign will run through Friday, May 8. The arts are vital to the St. Louis region and help make it a great place to live. For over 50 years, the Arts […]

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Snapshots: Sun Shines for Annual Alumni Association Easter Egg Hunt

Snapshots: Sun Shines for Annual Alumni Association Easter Egg Hunt

| April 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Webster University Alumni Association held its Annual Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, April 4 on the Quad at the home campus, with sunshine and warming temps making the day even more festive for the hundreds in attendance. The Easter Egg Hunt has been an annual tradition for the Alumni Office for the last 15 […]

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