2017 Employee News Articles

Webster in the news

In the News: Stroble on tax bill impact; Commencement speaker; Algieri in Die Presse

December 21, 2017

President Stroble was the featured interview during NBC affiliate KSDK's coverage of the tax bill passed by Congress, capturing her thoughts on how it could impact access to higher education and the services non-profit organizations provide. ... Webster's choice of 2018 commencement speaker Michael McMillan was featured in the St. Louis American. ... Vienna's Franco Algieri penned a guest commentary in Die Presse on EU-Asia relations.

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Storm Named Title IX Coordinator

December 21, 2017

Webster University announces that University conduct officer and deputy Title IX coordinator Philip Storm has been named Title IX coordinator, effective Jan. 1, 2018. Storm will assume these duties in the wake of associate vice president and chief human resource officer Betsy Schmutz’ retirement this month. As the Title IX coordinator, his role will shift to ensure the overall compliance with Title IX, including educational programming and trainings for the entire University community.

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Book club will meet Monday, Jan. 22 at noon.

Book Club: James Lang's 'Cheating Lessons: Learning from Academic Dishonesty

December 20, 2017

If you are looking for a thought-provoking book to read over the holidays, consider checking out the next selection of the Webster University Book Club: "Cheating Lessons: Learning from Academic Dishonesty by James Lang." The book discussion will take place Monday, Jan. 22, 2018, at noon in the Library Conference Room. Everyone is welcome!  

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