Tag: Academic Resource Center

Summer TAP Program Welcomes Incoming Students on Campus July 10-18

Summer TAP Program Welcomes Incoming Students on Campus July 10-18

| June 12, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Academic Resource Center is gearing up for its fifth year of the summer TAP (Transitions and Academic Prep) program, to be held July 10-18. The program has expanded its capacity by 50 percent this year, allowing 36 incoming Transitions students to participate. The program is free for all students. Students live on campus, take […]

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Around Webster: Stovall leads Eastern Region; Joe Schuster on fiction; Hoef on ethics training; Brown writing workshop at SLCC

Around Webster: Stovall leads Eastern Region; Joe Schuster on fiction; Hoef on ethics training; Brown writing workshop at SLCC

| April 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

Recent professional news and accomplishments for members of the Webster University community include: Stovall Named Eastern Regional Director, OMA Vince Stovall, director of Webster’s Fort Jackson (South Carolina) campus location, has been named to the position of Eastern Regional Director for Webster’s Office of Military Affairs (OMA). “Vince’s expertise and experience will bring great value […]

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2015 Teaching Festival This Week

2015 Teaching Festival This Week

| February 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

The annual Webster University Teaching Festival kicks off this week, Feb. 16-20, offering a variety of events related to the scholarship of teaching and learning facilitated by Webster faculty, staff and students. Webster University’s Faculty Development Center, in partnership with the Online Learning Center, Emerson Library, and the Academic Resource Center, organizes this occasion to […]

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Academic Resource Center Newsletter Online

Academic Resource Center Newsletter Online

| January 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Academic Resource Center has published its first quarterly newsletter online. Find out about recent and upcoming events as well as information on peer tutoring, Writing Center worskhops, academic accommodations and assistive technologies, the outstanding staff and students who make the ARC great, and much more. Access the newsletter here [PDF].  

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Academic Accommodation Letters Delivered via Webster Email Account

Academic Accommodation Letters Delivered via Webster Email Account

| January 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

Webster University faculty: Please remember to check your Webster email account for academic accommodation letters for students with disabilities. All accommodation letters are delivered to faculty members Webster email account only. Although students are asked to speak with their professors regarding accommodations, please feel free to approach the student(s) in your course for whom you […]

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Oct. 28: Applying to Grad School? The Writing Center Can Help

Oct. 28: Applying to Grad School? The Writing Center Can Help

| October 17, 2014 | 1 Comment

Applying to graduate school? Then don’t miss an opportunity to learn how to write your application essay at “Engaging Graduate School Application Essays,” a free workshop held by the Writing Center on Tuesday, Oct. 28, from noon – 1 p.m. in Room 110 of the Emerson Library. Bring your application essay questions with you. For […]

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In Response to Writing Task Force Recommendations, Cade Assumes New Role in ARC

In Response to Writing Task Force Recommendations, Cade Assumes New Role in ARC

| July 2, 2014 | 2 Comments

In support of proposed initiatives from the 2013-2014 Graduate Writing Task Force, Roshaunda Cade will assume the new role of Academic Resource Center Assistant Director, Writing Program. In this role, she will provide leadership and oversight of writing related student and faculty support, programming, and resources; development and maintenance of writing tutorial programs; and coordination […]

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Snapshot: Vienna Hosts English/Writing Workshop with Geneva Instructors, St. Louis Guest

Snapshot: Vienna Hosts English/Writing Workshop with Geneva Instructors, St. Louis Guest

| May 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

For the first time, English and Writing instructors from Webster Vienna and Webster Geneva gathered for collaboration at a workshop, “The Trans-disciplinary Functions of the English Programs.” Samia Geldner, department head of English at the Webster Vienna campus, organized the workshop in collaboration with Abbott Chrisman of Webster Geneva. Joining 12 instructors from Webster Vienna […]

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New Testing Policy from ARC’s Testing Center

New Testing Policy from ARC’s Testing Center

| August 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

As the school year approaches, the Testing Center wants to welcome back faculty and announce two new testing policies that are in effect as of this semester. Testing Center No Show/Reschedule Policy: Effective Aug. 19, 2013 Students who miss a testing appointment need to secure an approval from the course instructor to take the exam […]

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Snapshots: Student TAP Program Closing Ceremony

Snapshots: Student TAP Program Closing Ceremony

| July 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Academic Resource Center’s Transitions and Academic Prep (TAP) Program held its closing ceremony on Saturday, July 20. The TAP Program helps students prepare for the fall semester. Participating students received academic credit for attending a Webster 101 course, writing seminar and daily campus workshops from Academic Advising, Career Services, Financial Aid, and the Emerson […]

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