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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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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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Spring Software Request Deadline and Procedure

Spring Software Request Deadline and Procedure

| March 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

From Kenneth Freeman, Vice President and Chief Information Officer: In order to manage a growing catalog of software titles, the University’s IT organization will assess all new software requests based on a number of factors in coordination with the programs of each school. These factors include: the product life cycle,  the vendor’s support structure for […]

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In the News: Students, Faculty in Ferguson

In the News: Students, Faculty in Ferguson

| March 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

Recent news media coverage involving Webster University community members includes: Webster Students, Faculty in USA Today Ferguson Alternative Spring Break USA Today‘s “Voices from Campus” section highlighted Webster University and students as part of a story on Ferguson Alternative Spring Break, a five-week alternative break experience designed by a collaboration of civic leaders and educators […]

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Bob Chamberlin’s ‘Last Lecture’ March 19

Bob Chamberlin’s ‘Last Lecture’ March 19

| March 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

Longtime music professor Bob Chamberlin will present a “Last Lecture” at noon on Thursday, March 19, in the Thompson Music Building recital hall. This lecture, on a topic of Bob’s choosing, is part of the Department of Music’s celebration of Chamberlin’s life and career as he prepares to retire in May after 42 years on […]

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Around Webster: Visionary Awards; Brutschin’s conflict research; Barnidge’s Pakistan workshop; Ehrhard student employment coordinator

Around Webster: Visionary Awards; Brutschin’s conflict research; Barnidge’s Pakistan workshop; Ehrhard student employment coordinator

| March 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

Recent professional news and accomplishments for members of the Webster University community include: Pollock, Nadal MA ’75 Named 2015 Visionary Award Winners Kelly Pollock, adjunct faculty member, and Cecilia Nadal (MA ’75), were among the seven women recognized for the 2015 Saint Louis Visionary Awards. Pollock, executive director of COCA, was honored as Outstanding Arts […]

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New GM for Campus Dining

New GM for Campus Dining

| March 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

Octavio A. Pino has been selected as the new general manager for Campus Dining Services at Webster University on the home campus in Webster Groves. He will start on Monday, March 23. Pino brings over 30 years of professional food service experience. Previously, Octavio worked for Sodexo as general manager for the Francis Howell School […]

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Snapshots: Vienna hosts ‘Babies Club’ for expat parents, parents-to-be

Snapshots: Vienna hosts ‘Babies Club’ for expat parents, parents-to-be

| March 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

Webster University welcomed the Vienna Babies Club (VBC) to the Vienna campus on March 10 for an educational evening, which included a presentation and a panel discussion comprised of local educators and VBC parents. Over 65 VBC members gained firsthand knowledge about the Austrian educational system and schooling options for their bilingual children. The VBC […]

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Multicultural Studies Committee Spring Workshop: ‘Ferguson’ and Teaching

Multicultural Studies Committee Spring Workshop: ‘Ferguson’ and Teaching

| March 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

As part of its continuing workshop series on diversity and inclusion, the Multicultural Studies Committee (MULC) invites faculty and staff to a follow-up conversation about “Ferguson” and Teaching on Thursday, March 26, 3:30-5:30 p.m. in the Faculty Development Center in the Emerson Library. Appetizers and beverages will be served. Workshop Goals Provide opportunity for faculty […]

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