2017 Employee News Articles

Betsy Brandt joins the National Center of Choreography's Dance Writing Lab

Webster Faculty Member Chosen to Join the National Center of Choreography's Dance Writing Lab

September 22, 2017

Webster University dance adjunct faculty member Betsy Brandt is one of five artists selected for the National Center of Choreography (NCC) inaugural Dance Writing Lab, a prestigious kind of think tank exploring dance writing and its capacity to increase contextual support for the art form.

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Applications now open for the Leif J. Sverdrup global teaching fellowship

Faculty Mobility: Sverdrup Global Teaching Fellowship Application Period

September 18, 2017

Applications for the Fall 2018 term are now open. The Leif J. Sverdrup Global Teaching Fellowship is the university’s in-network faculty mobility program. This program allows faculty the opportunity to travel to teach for a term or semester at one of the following Webster international campuses:  Athens, Geneva, Leiden, Vienna, Accra, Cha-am/Bangkok, St. Louis (main campus and Gateway campus). 

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Information Technology

Cloud-based Storage - Google Drive Sync Client is Being Retired

September 18, 2017

Google will discontinue support for the Google Drive sync application on Dec. 11, 2017, and will fully retire it on March 12, 2018. For those who use the Google Drive sync client, other solutions will need to be considered. One option already provided to the community is Microsoft OneDrive, a university-wide cloud storage and sharing solution that is part of the Office 365 suite.

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