Tag: Online Learning Center

HR Students Webinar: ‘Leveraging Your HR Degree’ Feb. 25

HR Students Webinar: ‘Leveraging Your HR Degree’ Feb. 25

| February 11, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Online Learning Center and Career Services welcome two leading human resource professionals and Webster alumnae, Angela Schaefer and Danielle Spieckerman, who will present the webinar, “Leveraging your HR Degree,” on Tuesday, Feb. 25, 6 p.m. CST. This one-hour online session is specifically designed for students in Human Resources disciplines, and RSVP is required. Topics […]

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Stroble on ‘Assuring Quality in Online Learning’ at CIC Presidents Institute

Stroble on ‘Assuring Quality in Online Learning’ at CIC Presidents Institute

| January 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

Webster University President Beth Stroble presented at the 2014 Council of Independent Colleges (CIC) Presidents Institute, held Jan. 4 – 7 in Marco Island, Fla., as part of The Chronicle of Higher Education‘s workshop, “Considerations in Online Education: What to Do about MOOCs, Virtual Programs, and Regulatory Requirements,” held Sunday, Jan. 5. Stroble was invited […]

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Fort Bliss Boosts OLC/OMA ‘Million Thanks’ Effort for Veterans

Fort Bliss Boosts OLC/OMA ‘Million Thanks’ Effort for Veterans

| December 4, 2013 | 0 Comments

During the month of November, the Online Learning Center (OLC) and Office of Military Affairs (OMA), in partnership with the nonprofit organization “A Million Thanks,” requested the support of the Webster University community in writing letters of thanks to support active duty U.S. military service members. The goal was to collect 735 letters, which is […]

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A Million Thanks: Help OLC & OMA Prepare Holiday Letters to Soldiers Nov. 14

A Million Thanks: Help OLC & OMA Prepare Holiday Letters to Soldiers Nov. 14

| November 12, 2013 | 1 Comment

Join the Online Learning Center (OLC) and Office of Military Affairs, in partnership with the non-profit organization A Million Thanks, in writing a letter of thanks to support active duty U.S. military service members. The goal is to collect 735 letters, which is the number of veterans who are taking Webster’s online courses during the […]

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National Distance Learning Week: Brown Bag Lunch Presentations with an Online Flavor

National Distance Learning Week: Brown Bag Lunch Presentations with an Online Flavor

| November 11, 2013 | 0 Comments

As previously announced, in recognition of Webster University’s online students and long history in distance education, the Online Learning Center (OLC) celebrates National Distance Learning Week Nov. 11-15. The Online Learning Center invites all faculty to participate in the following presentations: Brown Bag Lunch: “Online Learning Center in a Nutshell” This presentation will help you […]

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Teaching Festival 2014: Call for Proposals

Teaching Festival 2014: Call for Proposals

| November 5, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Webster University Teaching Festival is an occasion to celebrate and share effective and innovative teaching of Webster University faculty. We are now accepting proposals for presentations, posters, panels and roundtables related to teaching strategies that have proven successful in enhancing student learning. Webster’s worldwide community of faculty, staff and students are encouraged to submit […]

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OLC Celebrates National Distance Learning Week Nov. 11-15

OLC Celebrates National Distance Learning Week Nov. 11-15

| November 5, 2013 | 0 Comments

In recognition of Webster University’s online students and long history in distance education, the Online Learning Center (OLC) celebrates National Distance Learning Week Nov. 11-15. Please join the OLC for planned National Distance Learning Week events throughout the week, including: Social Media Letter Writing Campaign in Recognition of Veterans Day Ask the OLC Info Tables […]

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New Online Program to Help Adults Finish Bachelor’s Degrees

New Online Program to Help Adults Finish Bachelor’s Degrees

| June 19, 2013 | 1 Comment

Webster University has launched an Online Undergraduate Degree Completion program for adults. The program is designed for those who have attended college but have not completed a bachelor’s degree. Students accepted into the program can choose from four majors: business intelligence technologies, management, media communications, and religion and global society. Applications are currently being accepted, […]

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Thao Dang-Williams Named Academic Affairs Interim AVP, OLC Director

Thao Dang-Williams Named Academic Affairs Interim AVP, OLC Director

| May 29, 2013 | 0 Comments

Provost, senior vice president and chief operating officer Julian Schuster announces that Thao Dang-Williams, associate dean of the College of Arts & Sciences, has been named interim associate vice president for Academic Affairs and Director of the Online Learning Center effective June 1. In this position, Dang-Williams will oversee the development and delivery of online […]

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Dan Viele Moving on after 15 Years with Webster

Dan Viele Moving on after 15 Years with Webster

| April 24, 2013 | 3 Comments

Dan Viele, associate vice president for Academic Affairs, has announced that he will be leaving Webster University, effective May 15. He has accepted a position as dean of the School of Adult and Online Education at Maryville University. Viele has served Webster in a variety of roles since arriving from Silicon Valley in 1998, including […]

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