Tag: Human Resources

2013 Tuition Exchange, Inc. Lottery Winners

2013 Tuition Exchange, Inc. Lottery Winners

| October 10, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Tuition Exchange, Inc., award grants the winning employees’ qualified dependents an opportunity to apply for an exclusive, full-tuition scholarship to more than 600 not-for-profit colleges and universities, representing 47 states, the District of Columbia, and several other countries. This year, Webster was able to select five winners of the 2013 Tuition Exchange, Inc. lottery. […]

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Summary Annual Reports for Employee Benefit Plans

Summary Annual Reports for Employee Benefit Plans

| October 4, 2013 | 0 Comments

The IRS requires employees be provided with a Summary Annual Report (SAR) for all of our employee benefit plans. The 2012 SAR documents for our retirement plans and insurance benefit plans are now posted in the Connections portal. To access the SARs via Connections, please log in to Connections and select either the “Staff” or […]

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Employee Wellness Reimbursement Third Quarter Deadline: Oct. 6

Employee Wellness Reimbursement Third Quarter Deadline: Oct. 6

| September 23, 2013 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s Employee Wellness Reimbursement Program provides financial support to faculty and staff on wellness activities that they are initiating for themselves and their family. The deadline for the  third quarter of the Employee Reimbursement is Sunday, Oct. 6. Webster Wellness introduced the Employee Wellness Reimbursement Program program in January to reimburse employees 50% of the […]

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Wellness Fair Caps Successful Wellness Week

Wellness Fair Caps Successful Wellness Week

| September 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

Webster Wellness Week was a great success. More than 250 students, faculty and staff attended the culminating event, the Webster Wellness Fair on Thursday, Sept 19. At the fair, there was the opportunity to visit with 35 community wellness vendors and internal departments who provided information, instruction and opportunities about pursuing wellness as a lifestyle. […]

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2013-14 Global Staff Exchange Award Recipients

2013-14 Global Staff Exchange Award Recipients

| September 13, 2013 | 1 Comment

Congratulations to staff members selected for the 2013-2014 Global Staff Exchange: Shylah Antone, executive assistant to the rector and manager, Office of Administrative Affairs, Thailand, will spend two weeks learning the ins and outs of St. Louis campus operations; Karen Burch, manager of photography and video, Global Marketing and Communications Office, St. Louis, will put […]

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Wellness: Save the Date for Sept. 19 Fair; Employee Reimbursement Results

Wellness: Save the Date for Sept. 19 Fair; Employee Reimbursement Results

| August 13, 2013 | 0 Comments

Save Thursday, Sept. 19, 11 a.m. – 1 p.m., to attend the annual Webster Wellness Fair. This year’s theme is “Wellness is not trivial – Pursue It!” Join us in the Grant Gymnasium to talk to wellness experts, enjoy free samples of food and materials, attend fitness demonstrations, experience a relaxing chair massage, and get […]

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Global Staff Exchange Application Deadline Extended to July 31

Global Staff Exchange Application Deadline Extended to July 31

| July 24, 2013 | 0 Comments

The application deadline for participation in the Global Staff Exchange program in Fall 2013 or Spring 2014 has been extended. The new application deadline is July 31, 2013. The Staff Exchange provides the opportunity for full-time Webster employees to work at an international campus location for two weeks. This is an excellent opportunity for staff […]

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Six in a Row: Chronicle Survey Names Webster ‘Great College to Work For’

Six in a Row: Chronicle Survey Names Webster ‘Great College to Work For’

| July 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

For the sixth year in a row, Webster University is one of the best colleges to work for, according to a new workplace survey by The Chronicle of Higher Education – the most respected publication serving the academic community. The results, released in The Chronicle’s sixth annual report on “Great Colleges to Work For” in […]

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Submit Your Group Videos for the Wellness Fair

Submit Your Group Videos for the Wellness Fair

| July 12, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Webster Wellness Committee needs your help! Webster Wellness wants to know how your campus or department pursues wellness. We are asking you to submit a short (15-30 seconds) video or a photo of your group pursuing wellness. Want to show faculty performing Yoga, students doing jumping jacks, or employees taking a hike? Film a […]

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Global Staff Exchange: Call for Applications

Global Staff Exchange: Call for Applications

| July 8, 2013 | 0 Comments

UPDATE, July 23: The deadline for applications has been extended until July 31. Applications are now being accepted for Webster University’s Global Staff Exchange for program participation in Fall 2013 or Spring 2014. The Staff Exchange provides the opportunity for full-time Webster employees to work at an international location for two weeks. This is an […]

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