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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 […]

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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. […]

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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 […]

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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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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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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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‘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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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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Luhr Building Reopens, Continuing Webster-Eden Partnership

Luhr Building Reopens, Continuing Webster-Eden Partnership

| April 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Luhr Building in Webster Groves has reopened. After being empty since 2010, the building is the new home to Webster University’s Information Technology department and the Susan Polgar Institute for Chess Excellence (SPICE), which hosts the University’s national-champion chess team. Both IT and SPICE moved into the building this spring. A formal re-opening event […]

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