Tag: Office of Academic Affairs

Drafts of 2015-16 Academic Catalogs Now Online

Drafts of 2015-16 Academic Catalogs Now Online

| April 8, 2015 | 0 Comments

In order to help students and their advisors plan for Summer and Fall registrations, draft copies of the 2015-16 academic catalogs are now online. After a detailed review of catalog content, which includes review by academic and administrative departments of content for which they are responsible, changes were made (see below) to improve consistency and […]

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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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2014 GLA Cohort October Session, Day One: Strategic planning, finance and HR/GMC/Advancement panel

2014 GLA Cohort October Session, Day One: Strategic planning, finance and HR/GMC/Advancement panel

| October 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Oct. 20-24 marks the third meeting of the 2014 GLA fellows. From locations across the Webster network, 15 faculty and staff members will gather this week at three of the University’s Midwestern locations: St. Louis; Fort Leavenworth, Kansas; and Kansas City, Missouri; to learn about leadership, get a deep and grounded understanding of the University […]

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Proposals Invited for Provost’s Student/Faculty Collaborative Research Grant Program Spring 2015

Proposals Invited for Provost’s Student/Faculty Collaborative Research Grant Program Spring 2015

| October 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Office of the Provost and Office of Academic Affairs are pleased to announce that we are now accepting proposals from students for the Provost’s Student/Faculty Collaborative Research Grant Program for funding to be used in the Spring 2015 semester. Now in its second year, the program provides undergraduate students conducting research projects under the […]

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Petition to Graduate for Grad Students Now Available Online

Petition to Graduate for Grad Students Now Available Online

| October 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Office of Academic Affairs is pleased to announce that the Petition to Graduate for graduate students is now available online. To understand the impact of this work by the Graduate Petition Task Force, consider the “before” and “after”: Before: Annually, thousands of graduate students across the Webster network (main campus, domestic extended campuses, international […]

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Faculty Research Grant Information Session Oct. 7

Faculty Research Grant Information Session Oct. 7

| September 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

Provost Julian Schuster, the Office of Academic Affairs, and the Faculty Development Center invite faculty members to attend a one-hour information session focused on writing successful proposals for Faculty Research Grants and applications for the Wilma and Roswell Messing, Jr., Faculty Award at Webster. Participants will have an opportunity to speak with a panel including last […]

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Faculty Research Grant Makes Unique Collection of Historical Hauptmann Letters Possible

Faculty Research Grant Makes Unique Collection of Historical Hauptmann Letters Possible

| September 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

First-time Faculty Research Grant recipient Paula Hanssen, associate professor in the Department of International Languages and Cultures in Webster University’s College of Arts & Sciences, is pursuing the completion of a project that has interested her for nearly 25 years. The project involves translating and publishing the letters of Elisabeth Hauptmann, a confidant of Bertolt […]

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2015-16 Faculty Research Grants: Applications Invited

2015-16 Faculty Research Grants: Applications Invited

| September 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

Updated Nov. 5, 2014 The submission deadline for applications for both the 2015-16 Faculty Research Grant and the 2015 Wilma and Roswell Messing, Jr. Faculty Award has been extended to Monday, Nov. 17, by 5 p.m. *  *  * The Office of the Provost, Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer and the Office of […]

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Curriculum Committee Meeting Sept. 16: Informational Session for Large/New Proposals

Curriculum Committee Meeting Sept. 16: Informational Session for Large/New Proposals

| September 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

The next Curriculum Committee meeting will be Tuesday, Sept. 16, from 3-4:30 p.m. in the Library Conference Room. A significant portion of this meeting will serve as an informational session for faculty members who are thinking about submitting larger curriculum proposals, or for those submitting proposals to the Curriculum Committee for the first time. If […]

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Dual Admission Partnership Policy Effective Aug. 1

Dual Admission Partnership Policy Effective Aug. 1

| August 1, 2014 | 3 Comments

The Office of Academic Affairs is pleased to announce that we now have a Dual Admission Partnership Policy, effective Aug. 1, 2014. The Dual Admission Partnership Program offers students a seamless, structured, guaranteed pathway for attaining a baccalaureate degree. Through dual admission agreements, which provide one curriculum plan for earning an associate degree and baccalaureate […]

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