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Library eReserves Moving to WorldClassRoom

Library eReserves Moving to WorldClassRoom

| June 1, 2015 | 0 Comments

For many years the library used an online eReserves system (http://ereserves.webster.edu) to provide a place for faculty to post course materials and links online. Now that all Webster faculty have access to WorldClassRoom, the WorldClassRoom system will be used to offer students seamless access to all of their course materials. The library’s eReserves system will […]

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In the News: Ghana commencement; Webster ‘seed’ in Ghana; Englis at Shakespeare Festival

In the News: Ghana commencement; Webster ‘seed’ in Ghana; Englis at Shakespeare Festival

| May 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

Recent news media coverage involving Webster University community members includes: Webster Ghana Commencement in Local News The first-ever commencement ceremony held at Webster University’s campus in Accra, Ghana, was featured in local media outlets, including Modern Ghana, Spy Ghana and 9ija News. Commencement speaker Esther Cobbah, chief executive of Strategic Communications Africa Limited, encouraged the […]

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Sibling Brains: STEAM Workshop with Webster Groves blends art, science approaches to problem-solving

Sibling Brains: STEAM Workshop with Webster Groves blends art, science approaches to problem-solving

| May 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

Webster University and the Webster Groves School District are again partnering for a fascinating two-day workshop that brings left and right brain together, immersing St. Louis area teachers, professors and advanced students in hands-on problem solving exercises based on Next Generation Education Standards. Held June 2-3 at Webster Groves High School, STEAM 2015 will blend […]

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USF Education Dean Kumashiro to Speak on ‘Anti-Oppressive Pedagogy’ June 10

USF Education Dean Kumashiro to Speak on ‘Anti-Oppressive Pedagogy’ June 10

| May 28, 2015 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s School of Education presents “An Evening with Dr. Kevin Kumashiro: A Presentation and Discussion of Four Lenses for Anti-Oppressive Pedagogy” on Wednesday, June 10, from 7-9 p.m. in the Emerson Library Conference Room. Kevin Kumashiro is the dean of the School of Education at University of San Francisco. He is a leading expert […]

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Summer Tuition Remission Applications Due

Summer Tuition Remission Applications Due

| May 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

Tuition Remission application forms are due for eligible summer 2015 registered Webster faculty, staff and dependents. The Webster Tuition Remission application [PDF] is available for downloading in the Forms section on the Human Resources web page. A new application is required for each semester of enrollment. Therefore, approved tuition remission applications for summer 2015 must […]

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Remembering Peter van Krieken, Longtime Professor, International Human Rights Lawyer

Remembering Peter van Krieken, Longtime Professor, International Human Rights Lawyer

| May 26, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Webster University community extends condolences to the family, friends and colleagues of Peter van Krieken, longtime former professor of international relations. Van Krieken joined Webster as a faculty member in 1996 and taught for the institution for 17 years, primarily at the Leiden campus. He also lectured at the St. Louis campus as a visiting […]

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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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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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Recognition Breakfast Honors Include Caminada, Yamnitz as Staff Members of the Year

Recognition Breakfast Honors Include Caminada, Yamnitz as Staff Members of the Year

| May 19, 2015

The annual post-commencement Faculty and Staff Recognition Breakfast held Tuesday, May 12, was an opportunity for community members to pause after a busy commencement weekend and salute outstanding faculty and staff for the year’s accomplishments and for career service milestones. President Elizabeth (Beth) J. Stroble thanked everyone for their work during commencement and over the […]

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