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Jensen Named Interim Director of the Office of Corporate Partnerships

Jensen Named Interim Director of the Office of Corporate Partnerships

| June 26, 2015 | 1 Comment

Dawn Jensen has been appointed interim director of Webster University’s Office of Corporate Partnerships (OCP). She will begin her new role July 1. The OCP works with businesses to develop programs of mutual interest, such as educational opportunities for the businesses’ employees or internship opportunities for Webster University students. “The Office of Corporate Partnerships strengthens […]

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Farewell to Roshaunda Cade

Farewell to Roshaunda Cade

| June 25, 2015 | 2 Comments

The Webster University community is invited to wish Roshaunda Cade, Academic Resource Center (ARC) assistant director, farewell as she takes on her new role as an English teacher at Clayton High School. Cade joined Webster in July 2008 as coordinator of the Writing Center within the ARC. Under her leadership, the usage of the writing […]

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Pelzel Named Interim Director of Academic Resource Center

Pelzel Named Interim Director of Academic Resource Center

| June 24, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Office of Academic Affairs is pleased to announce that Kevin Pelzel, assistant director in the Academic Resource Center (ARC), has been named interim director of the ARC. The search for a new director, following the departure of Shelley Sawalich, now dean of Students at Logan University, will begin immediately. During the interim period, Pelzel […]

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[Update: 2nd class added] CPR & First Aid Training Certification July 13, 20

[Update: 2nd class added] CPR & First Aid Training Certification July 13, 20

| June 24, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Department of Public Safety will conduct CPR and First Aid training on Monday, July 13, from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the East Academic Building. [UPDATED with NOTE: Due to an overwhelming response, the July 13 session is full. A second class is being offered on Monday, July 20, from 8:30 a.m. to […]

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Remembering Joe Ancona, Longtime Faculty Member, Online Advisor

Remembering Joe Ancona, Longtime Faculty Member, Online Advisor

| June 24, 2015 | 2 Comments

The Webster University community extends condolences to the family, friends and colleagues of Joe Ancona, longtime adjunct faculty member and advisor, who passed away June 21. An adjunct management instructor at Webster for 34 years and graduate advisor for 25 years, Ancona was known throughout the campus network. He was the first online advisor and […]

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Farewell to Jean Russell, National Capital Region

Farewell to Jean Russell, National Capital Region

| June 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

Jean Russell, regional academic director for the National Capital Region, has accepted the newly created position of Advancement/Development Officer with the Order of St. John, an international charity whose organizations provide first aid, health care and support services in over 40 countries, with 25,000 members around the world. Russell’s mother, Mary Catherine McDonough Rodgers, is […]

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Employee Self-Service Portal: View detailed benefit info

Employee Self-Service Portal: View detailed benefit info

| June 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

All detailed benefit plan information, including TIAA-CREF, is now available on our Employee Self-Service portal. All active employees have access through portal.adp.com and selecting “Health & Welfare” from the drop down under the Benefits list (referenced as “1” in the above image.)  Once your information opens up, look for “My Links” on the right side […]

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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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Power Outage at Webster Hall June 20, June 27

Power Outage at Webster Hall June 20, June 27

| June 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

On Saturday, June 20, and Saturday, June 27, contractors will replace the main electrical switchgear in Webster Hall. The building will not be accessible to faculty, staff or students. To prepare for the work, the occupants of Webster Hall need to turn off all computers, any electrical equipment and departmental copy machines on Friday, June […]

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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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