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Kyle McCool Named Director of Graduate Academic Advising

Kyle McCool Named Director of Graduate Academic Advising

| July 6, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Office of Academic Affairs announces that Kyle McCool has been named director of Graduate Academic Advising. McCool will join Webster on Aug. 10. McCool comes to Webster from Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI), where she served for more than four years as director of Undergraduate Programs and Student Services for the School of Public […]

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Director of Graduate Advising Candidate Interviews June 9, 10, 16

Director of Graduate Advising Candidate Interviews June 9, 10, 16

| June 8, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Office of Academic Affairs will host three candidate interviews for the position of Director of Graduate Advising June 9-10 and June 16. All faculty and staff are invited to attend open forum sessions to meet these candidates and learn their potential qualifications for the role. All sessions will be held in the Emerson Library Conference […]

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Nickolai to Handle Special Projects as Senior Academic Advisor

Nickolai to Handle Special Projects as Senior Academic Advisor

| June 8, 2015 | 0 Comments

Effective June 1, 2015, Tom Nickolai is transitioning from his retirement from his full-time position as director of Academic Advising to a one year part-time role as senior academic advisor doing special projects for the Office of Academic Affairs. Nickolai’s initial priorities will include continuing to answer questions from around the network on academic matters […]

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Tom Nickolai Retirement Reception May 21

Tom Nickolai Retirement Reception May 21

| May 18, 2015 | 1 Comment

Please join Webster University’s Academic Advising Center and the Office of Academic Affairs in congratulating director of Academic Advising Tom Nickolai on his retirement. A farewell reception for Nickolai will be held Thursday, May 21, from 3-4:30 pm in the East Academic Building, room 102. During his career at Webster, Nickolai has provided wise counsel […]

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Kleinman Named Director of Undergraduate Academic Advising

Kleinman Named Director of Undergraduate Academic Advising

| November 5, 2014 | 5 Comments

Webster University’s Office of Academic Affairs has named assistant director of Academic Advising Kim Kleinman as director of Undergraduate Academic Advising. In this position, Kleinman will provide vision and leadership for the academic advising of Webster University’s 5,000 undergraduate students who study at the main campus in Webster Groves, at extended campuses, at international campuses […]

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Webster Faculty, Staff Host Reverse Transfer Faculty Advising Conference

Webster Faculty, Staff Host Reverse Transfer Faculty Advising Conference

| September 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

Vice Provost Nancy Hellerud welcomed 52 participants to the Reverse Transfer Faculty Advising Conference on Sept. 12, noting that “Webster University’s involvement in the Missouri Reverse Transfer Initiative grows out of our historical mission to provide educational opportunities for underserved populations. “In 1915 that meant young women. For many years now, it has meant working […]

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Resources to Help International Students Succeed in the Classroom

Resources to Help International Students Succeed in the Classroom

| September 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s St. Louis campus once again became home to students from many nations this fall. We welcome the diversity and alternative points of view they bring to our classes. For most of the students, English is their second (or third, or fourth!) language. While many come to Webster fully proficient in English, others may […]

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Snapshot: Orlando Fall Faculty Meeting Welcomes Academic Advising

Snapshot: Orlando Fall Faculty Meeting Welcomes Academic Advising

| August 29, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Webster University Orlando metropolitan campus locations recently welcomed back faculty for the annual fall faculty meetings. A special guest for this year’s meeting was a visitor from the home campus in St. Louis: Michelle Loyet, assistant director of Academic Advising, presented to the Orlando faculty on academic integrity. They kept Loyet busy at both […]

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Webster Receives State Grant for Missouri Reverse Transfer Initiative

Webster Receives State Grant for Missouri Reverse Transfer Initiative

| June 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

The state’s Department of Higher Education (MDHE) has awarded Webster University $3,000 as part of a Lumina grant to facilitate our implementation of the Missouri Reverse Transfer Initiative, which helps students with Missouri community college credit complete their Associate degrees while studying at Webster. Following House Bill 1042 from 2012 as its charge, the MDHE […]

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Webster Management BA Added to USAF Air University Associate-to-Bachelor Cooperative

Webster Management BA Added to USAF Air University Associate-to-Bachelor Cooperative

| May 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s Office of Military Affairs has announced the inclusion of the Bachelor of Arts in Management undergraduate degree completion program in the U.S. Air Force’s Air University Associate to Bachelor Cooperative (AU-ABC) program. For airmen who have earned their Associate of Applied Science degree through Community College of the Air Force (CCAF), the AU-ABC […]

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