Tag: Academic Recource Center

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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Snapshots: Big Brothers Big Sisters Visits Webster

Snapshots: Big Brothers Big Sisters Visits Webster

| April 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

Webster University hosted a special home campus visit from Big Brothers Big Sisters of Eastern Missouri on April 3, coordinated by the Office of Admission’s Corey Hawkins and Academic Resource Center’s Erin Bullerdieck. The group included middle school students (“Littles”), their parents, and the students’ matches (“Bigs”). While enjoying lunch, the group sat through an […]

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Extended Testing Hours for Spring Midterms, Finals

Extended Testing Hours for Spring Midterms, Finals

| February 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Testing Center will be offering extended hours during spring semester midterms and finals: Midterms: Open until 9:30 p.m. on Monday, March 2, and Wednesday, March 4 Finals: Open until 9:30 p.m. on Monday, May 4, and Wednesday, May 6 To make an appointment, please stop by Loretto Hall #40, call us at 314-246-8225 or […]

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Academic Accommodations: Reminders, Process Change from ARC

Academic Accommodations: Reminders, Process Change from ARC

| August 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Academic Resource Center (ARC) began sending all academic accommodation letters via email this past academic year. This process will continue for the 2014-15 academic year with one minor change: Beginning this fall, the ARC will send one email to all of the student’s professors with the accommodation letter attached rather than sending a separate […]

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Snapshots: TAP Program Underway, ‘First to College’ Session

Snapshots: TAP Program Underway, ‘First to College’ Session

| July 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Transitions and Academic Prep (TAP) program got underway July 18, with students from as near as Illinois and Kentucky, and as far as Texas, Florida, North Carolina and Tennessee. Students have been attending classes and workshops each day on topics ranging from college adjustment to campus employment. The Academic Resource Center hosts the summer residential […]

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The Write Stuff: Writing Center’s popularity reflects the service it provides

The Write Stuff: Writing Center’s popularity reflects the service it provides

| November 5, 2013 | 3 Comments

The Webster University Writing Center is never quiet. Even during the leisurely fall break, the Center is busy. That’s because the Center is more than just an academic service, but a home to many students. Yvonne Osei, recent graduate of the College of Fine Arts, continues to receive support from the Center and visits once […]

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ARC Faculty Open House Aug. 28, 29

ARC Faculty Open House Aug. 28, 29

| August 21, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Academic Resource Center invites faculty members to two Faculty Open House events, on Wednesday, Aug. 28, and Thursday, Aug. 29, between 9-11 a.m. and 4-6 p.m. each day. The Academic Resource Center is located in Loretto Hall, suite 40, on the lower level. The Academic Resource Center works with students who need writing support, […]

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Snapshots: Students Prepare for Fall in TAP Program

Snapshots: Students Prepare for Fall in TAP Program

| July 19, 2013 | 0 Comments

The summer Transition and Academic Prep program (TAP) is well underway on the home campus in Webster Groves this week, with specific classes and workshops designed to help students prepare for the fall semester. Jeremy Coleman, a resident assistant for the TAP program and a former Transitions student himself said, “This has been such a […]

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Summer TAP Program Welcomes New Students July 14-20

Summer TAP Program Welcomes New Students July 14-20

| July 11, 2013 | 0 Comments

The week of July 14-20, the Transitions Program in the Academic Resource Center will  host the summer Transitions and Academic Prep (TAP) Program. Now in its third year, the program will be residential and offer academic credit for the first time. Students will be housed in Maria Hall and will attend a Webster 101 course, […]

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