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Final Week for Arts and Education Council Workplace Giving Campaign

Final Week for Arts and Education Council Workplace Giving Campaign

| May 5, 2015 | 0 Comments

Our 2015 Workplace Giving Campaign, benefiting the St. Louis area Arts and Education Council, is almost half way to reaching our goal of $3,200! We still need your help to get us there. With only two days remaining, it is not too late to donate. For just $1 or $2 a pay period you can […]

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Mindful Miles Marathon 2015 Winners; 8,521 Miles from 124 Participants

Mindful Miles Marathon 2015 Winners; 8,521 Miles from 124 Participants

| May 5, 2015 | 0 Comments

Congratulations to this year’s Mindful Mile Marathon participants! The goal was to walk, run or exercise an amount equivalent to 26.2 miles from March 18-April 28. Sponsors for this event included: Webster Wellness, Webster Staff Alliance, Gorlok Fit Club and Mindful by Sodexo. Results reported by participants were almost double last year, with this year’s […]

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Teaching & Technology: Regional conference opportunity

Teaching & Technology: Regional conference opportunity

| May 5, 2015 | 0 Comments

Faculty, staff and students are encouraged to consider attending or submitting proposals to the 2015 Focus on Teaching and Technology Conference, a regional conference planned by representatives from nearly 15 institutions. Webster University community members have presented at this conference in past years. The call for proposals is out, with submissions due by July 1, […]

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Questions on Tenure/FDL or Promotion Process? Annual CRF Meeting May 11

Questions on Tenure/FDL or Promotion Process? Annual CRF Meeting May 11

| May 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Committee to Review Faculty (CRF) will hold its annual informational meeting for faculty seeking initial status and any promotion on Monday, May 11, 2015 at 10:30 a.m. We invite any faculty member who wants general information from the committee about the process to gain initial status (tenure or FDL) and/or any promotion in faculty […]

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Web Grading Instructions Spring 2

Web Grading Instructions Spring 2

| May 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

Instructions for Spring 2, 2015, web grading from Donna Gilmore, assistant registrar: Begin at Webster’s Home Page (www.webster.edu) Log into your Connections Account Click on the Faculty tab Click on the word “here” in the Faculty Academic Services box Enter your Connections User Name and Password and click on “OK” Set Options: Select graduate program […]

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Welsh Appointed Ombudsman to Thailand Campus

Welsh Appointed Ombudsman to Thailand Campus

| May 4, 2015 | 1 Comment

Keith Welsh, professor, Religious Studies, has been appointed ombudsman to the Thailand campus. He will work to improve communications between students, faculty and staff and also help the University address the most pressing issues identified in the recent internal review of the Thailand campus. Welsh will assume his new duties this summer. “His experience and […]

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Walker School Names New Associate Dean of Academic Quality Assurance

Walker School Names New Associate Dean of Academic Quality Assurance

| May 1, 2015 | 3 Comments

Webster University’s George Herbert Walker School of Business & Technology has named Simone Cummings as the new associate dean of academic quality assurance. In this role, Cummings will serve as the chief assessment, accreditation and academic quality assurance officer for all academic programs offered by the Walker School worldwide. She replaces Peter Maher, who has […]

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Endowed Chair Created in Honor of Dean Peter Sargent

Endowed Chair Created in Honor of Dean Peter Sargent

| April 30, 2015 | 1 Comment

A new endowed chair at Webster University has been created in honor of Peter Sargent, dean of the Leigh Gerdine College of Fine Arts. The Peter E. Sargent Chair was established by the two Webster University alumnae, Laura House Herring ’70 and Mary Alice Dwyer-Dobbin ‘63, and made possible through a combined estate gift. Herring […]

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Psychology Student’s Senior Thesis Selected for CUR Award

Psychology Student’s Senior Thesis Selected for CUR Award

| April 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

The senior thesis research project by Ryan Metzger, a Webster University senior majoring in psychology in the College of Arts & Sciences, was selected for a Council on Undergraduate Research (CUR) award. The award will help fund Metzger’s presentation of his work at the Midwestern Psychological Association (MPA) conference in Chicago. Metzger’s senior thesis, “Does […]

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Reception for Barbara Ann Barbato May 1

Reception for Barbara Ann Barbato May 1

| April 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

A reception will be held for Barbara Ann Barbato, SL, on Friday, May 1, 3-5 p.m., in the pink ballroom of the H. Sam Priest Center. Barbato, a Sister of Loretto, joined Webster in 1963 as a faculty member in the history department, where she continued as a beloved professor until her retirement in 2003. […]

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