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Gerger Selected as Director of Public Safety

Gerger Selected as Director of Public Safety

| June 8, 2015 | 0 Comments

Rick Gerger has been selected as director of Public Safety for Webster University. Gerger joined Webster in January 2014 as a supervisor in Public Safety and has served as the interim director since December 2014. “Rick was the unanimous choice of the search committee, and we are excited he has agreed to take on this […]

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Webster Groves Campus Alert, Theft Prevention Tips

Webster Groves Campus Alert, Theft Prevention Tips

| February 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Department of Public Safety, in conjunction with Housing and Residential Life, is investigating incidents of theft at Maria Hall and Glen Park Apartments. While these incidents did not cause any physical harm to residents, they are a reminder that we, as members of this University community, must maintain awareness within our immediate surroundings and […]

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Smoke-Free and Tobacco-Free Campus

Smoke-Free and Tobacco-Free Campus

| September 2, 2014 | 1 Comment

Webster University is committed to providing a healthy environment for all of its students, employees and campus visitors. While we respect the rights of those who use tobacco and other nicotine products, it has been determined that tobacco use is detrimental to the health of users and of others nearby. Therefore, all campus buildings are […]

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2014-2015 Webster Groves Campus Parking Permits Now On Sale

2014-2015 Webster Groves Campus Parking Permits Now On Sale

| July 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

Webster Groves campus parking permits are now on sale for all faculty, staff and students. After a 13-year hold on permit rates, faculty, staff and students will see a rate increase based on an analysis of peer institutions in the region. The increase ranges between 25 to 38 percent for most users, with the fee […]

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Securing Building Access during University Holiday and Weather Closures

Securing Building Access during University Holiday and Weather Closures

| July 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

To all faculty and staff: Please remember that when campus is closed on holidays or due to inclement weather, prior approval is needed to have buildings open for events or classes to be held. The approval needs to come from the dean of the department that is housed in the buildings. Please have this approval […]

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First Aid/CPR Training Exercises Held on Campus this Week

First Aid/CPR Training Exercises Held on Campus this Week

| June 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Department of Public Safety is holding First Aid/ CPR training exercises involving different scenarios on the home campus in Webster Groves on Tuesday, June 3, and Friday, June 6. The approximate times will be between 12:30 and 2:30 p.m. The location of the scenarios will be on Parking Lot O, Parking Garage 4th Level […]

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Oct. 22 Test of Webster Alerts System

Oct. 22 Test of Webster Alerts System

| October 16, 2013 | 0 Comments

On Tuesday, Oct. 22, Information Technology and Public Safety will test Webster Alerts, the campus emergency alerts system, to comply with safety reporting standards of the Higher Education Opportunity Act (HEOA) and with the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act. During the test, anyone who has signed up to […]

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Thursday Morning: Home Campus to Participate in ‘Great ShakeOut’ Earthquake Drill

Thursday Morning: Home Campus to Participate in ‘Great ShakeOut’ Earthquake Drill

| October 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

This Thursday, Oct. 17, at 10:17 a.m. Central, the Webster Groves campus will participate in a worldwide earthquake drill known as the “Great ShakeOut.” At last count, Webster’s 2,900 undergraduate students and 1,300 Webster Groves-based faculty and staff will join more 2.5 million participants registered at almost 600 colleges and universities around the world. The […]

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Get Ready! September Marks National Preparedness Month

Get Ready! September Marks National Preparedness Month

| September 4, 2013 | 0 Comments

September is National Preparedness Month, sponsored by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) in the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. The program encourages national, regional, local, public and private organizations to review and communicate emergency preparedness efforts. Webster University’s Department of Public Safety encourages all faculty, staff and students to log into Connections and view […]

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Heat Advisory: Health Tips amid Soaring Temperatures

Heat Advisory: Health Tips amid Soaring Temperatures

| August 27, 2013 | 0 Comments

A heat advisory is in effect in the St. Louis area, and weather forecasters are predicting scorching temperatures in the coming days. The body can typically accommodate one or two hot days fairly easily however an extended period of elevated temperatures tends to have a cumulative effect on us. With that in mind, here is […]

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