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In the News: Frazier on Cardinals hacking at NPR; Thailand art; Arcade Building milestone

In the News: Frazier on Cardinals hacking at NPR; Thailand art; Arcade Building milestone

| June 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

Recent news media coverage involving Webster University community members includes: Frazier in NPR Story on Cardinals/Astros Hacking Case Paul Frazier, adjunct faculty member in Webster’s Cybersecurity program at Scott Air Force Base, is quoted extensively in a St. Louis Public Radio segment that also aired nationally Tuesday evening on National Public Radio. The article concerns […]

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Detours: Edgar Road Closed July 6-Aug. 14 for Turn Lane Construction

Detours: Edgar Road Closed July 6-Aug. 14 for Turn Lane Construction

| June 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

Edgar Road between Big Bend Boulevard and Catalina Avenue will be closed between July 6 and Aug. 14 while the city installs a left turn lane on southbound Edgar at Garden Avenue. The left turn lane is a City of Webster Groves condition in order for the University to expand its parking garage and a […]

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Instructors Vote Against Union Representation

Instructors Vote Against Union Representation

| June 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Instructor voting unit, which is comprised of five individuals working at the Webster Groves, Winghaven, Westport, and Gateway/Downtown locations, voted against union representation, according to the final vote tally, which the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) concluded Monday. Of the five-member Instructors voting unit, two voted against union representation, while two voted in favor. […]

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Employee Wellness Reimbursement Opportunities, Deadline

Employee Wellness Reimbursement Opportunities, Deadline

| June 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

Webster Wellness reminds employees enrolled in UHC that they can receive a 50 percent reimbursement — up to $100 each quarter — for participation in health promotions programs or memberships, such as Weight Watchers, Anytime Fitness, etc., or for registration in health-related events, such as The Color Run, Crossfit classes, yoga, etc. Employees are required […]

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Winifred Moore Auditorium Renovations Underway

Winifred Moore Auditorium Renovations Underway

| June 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

Summer renovation work is underway in Winifred Moore Auditorium and will continue through the first week of August. Renovations include plaster repair, paint, window treatments and general cleaning. For your safety and that of our contractors, please do not enter the space until all renovations are complete. Signs are posted in the area as a […]

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Geneva Summer Class Learns Sustainability at ‘Nature’s Headquarters’

Geneva Summer Class Learns Sustainability at ‘Nature’s Headquarters’

| June 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

“Climate change, resources, risk mitigation: these are the issues our students will be confronting in their careers after Webster,” said Peter Carson, instructor at Webster University’s Geneva campus. He is teaching “Introduction to Sustainability Studies” this summer as part of a cluster of classes around the theme of sustainability that allows students to integrate what […]

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Around Webster: Sheng in elite Chinese tech group; Henning on counseling ethics, Qasem on Saudi Arabia oil security, Walla on NeuroIS

Around Webster: Sheng in elite Chinese tech group; Henning on counseling ethics, Qasem on Saudi Arabia oil security, Walla on NeuroIS

| June 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

Recent professional news and accomplishments for members of the Webster University community include:  Qasem Book on Oil and Security in Saudi Arabia Islam Qasem, academic director, Webster University Leiden, has authored the forthcoming book on oil and security in Saudi Arabia. The expected publishing date is October 2015 by Leiden University Brill. “By providing an […]

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Help Provide Resources for First-Generation College Students

Help Provide Resources for First-Generation College Students

| June 12, 2015 | 1 Comment

A group of staff (see list below) came together this summer to discuss some potential programs to better support first-generation students at Webster University. We are defining first-generation students as students whose parents have not graduated from a four-year college or university. We would like to create a list of Webster faculty and staff at […]

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Centennial Event Connects Trustees, Vienna Alumni, Advisory Board

Centennial Event Connects Trustees, Vienna Alumni, Advisory Board

| June 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

June 8 was the occasion for another Webster University centennial event in a historic setting: A networking event in the Vienna city center, where members of the Webster University board of trustees, the Vienna campus advisory board, and several alumni had the opportunity to exchange insights and reflections from Webster’s past and future. The event […]

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Global Leadership Academy in Vienna: Finance, hackathon, IR program-in-depth, leadership profiles

Global Leadership Academy in Vienna: Finance, hackathon, IR program-in-depth, leadership profiles

| June 10, 2015 | 0 Comments

A very busy week in Vienna continues for 2015 fellows of Webster University’s Global Leadership Academy. Over breakfast on Tuesday, the fellows met with Greg Gunderson, vice president and chief financial officer, who has been leading the cohort through a financial simulation this year. He led a discussion of why each team made the decisions […]

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