Archive for May, 2015

University Bookstore Hours for Summer 2015

University Bookstore Hours for Summer 2015

| May 21, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Webster University Bookstore will reduce in-store hours for Summer 2015, beginning June 12: Monday-Thursday, 7:30 a.m. – 6 p.m. Friday, 7:30 a.m. – 3 p.m. Saturday, Closed Normal business hours will resume Aug. 1, 2015. Submitted by Patti Crosswhite, Webster University Bookstore manager

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Webster Vienna Hosts ‘Global Village’ during Wiener Integrationswochen

Webster Vienna Hosts ‘Global Village’ during Wiener Integrationswochen

| May 21, 2015 | 0 Comments

Last week Webster Vienna was host to a special student event introducing locals to cultures from all over the world. The Vienna campus was home to the “Global Village” by AIESEC, the world’s largest student organization, as a part of the city’s Wiener Integrationswochen, where visitors were invited to explore the world on one day. […]

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Hubenschmidt Brings GLA Insight to Arkansas Women in Higher Ed Group

Hubenschmidt Brings GLA Insight to Arkansas Women in Higher Ed Group

| May 21, 2015 | 1 Comment

Holly Hubenschmidt, head of Instruction, Liaison, & Reference Services in the University Library, was keynote speaker for the annual spring conference of the Arkansas Council of Women in Higher Education (ACWHE), where she shared thoughts and theory about how Webster University’s Global Leadership Academy builds distributed leadership for its participants and the University. ACWHE is […]

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Orlando Hosts 1st Annual International Festival

Orlando Hosts 1st Annual International Festival

| May 21, 2015 | 0 Comments

Celebrating the diversity of its student population, Webster University’s Orlando metro campus location recently hosted its first international festival, bringing together new and current Webster graduate students studying at the Orlando campus from all around the world. The event gave the students a chance to meet each other in a social setting prior to the […]

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Summer Delivery Schedule for Webster Today Email Digest

Summer Delivery Schedule for Webster Today Email Digest

| May 21, 2015 | 0 Comments

Beginning Wednesday, May 27, the daily email digest of the latest Webster Today blog posts will run on a summer schedule through mid-August. During the summer schedule, faculty and staff will receive the Webster Today email digests on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. However, the Webster Today blog will continue to be updated daily, and is […]

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Two MBA Students Receive GL group Scholarships

Two MBA Students Receive GL group Scholarships

| May 20, 2015 | 0 Comments

Two incoming Webster University graduate students have been awarded major scholarships by their employer, GL group, Inc. Nick Dreyer, bids manager, Booksource, and Katy Hostman, regional accounts coordinator, Booksource, were named recipients of the 2015 Marcia Jaffe Scholarship, which will cover 90 percent of their costs of pursuing an advanced degree. Dreyer and Hostman will […]

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In the News: Jenifer Lewis video, commencement address in St. Louis Business Journal

In the News: Jenifer Lewis video, commencement address in St. Louis Business Journal

| May 20, 2015 | 0 Comments

Webster University alumna Jenifer Lewis‘ commencement speech at Webster University’s May 9 ceremony at The Muny drew coverage in the St. Louis Business Journal, as well as prior coverage in the St. Louis American. The Business Journal wrote that “Lewis’ commencement speech was incredible, filled with awesome advice and laughs,” and added a video interview […]

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Around Webster: Grischany book on Wehrmacht; Preuss with alumni on genome; Solomon on freelancers; Reilly on adjunct development

Around Webster: Grischany book on Wehrmacht; Preuss with alumni on genome; Solomon on freelancers; Reilly on adjunct development

| May 20, 2015 | 0 Comments

Recent professional news and accomplishments for members of the Webster University community include: Grischany Presents Book on Austrians in the Wehrmacht Thomas Grischany, professor in International Relations at Webster Vienna, has published a new book, “Der Ostmark treue Alpensöhne: Die Integration der Österreicher in die großdeutsche Wehrmacht, 1938-45.” The book is a condensed German language […]

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Anne Schappe Retirement Reception May 20

Anne Schappe Retirement Reception May 20

| May 20, 2015 | 0 Comments

Please join Webster University’s Department of Nursing in congratulating long time faculty member Anne Schappe on her retirement. A farewell reception for in her honor will be held Wednesday, May 20, from 4-7 p.m. in the Webster Groves Room of Webster Hall, room 135.

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Farewell Reception for Benjamin Akande June 17

Farewell Reception for Benjamin Akande June 17

| May 20, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Webster University community is invited to a farewell reception for Benjamin Akande, dean of the George Herbert Walker School of Business & Technology. After 15 years with Webster, Akande has been named the new president of Westminster College in Fulton, Missouri, where he will begin on July 1. The farewell reception will be held […]

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