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WSA is now on Facebook!  Click here to connect with us through social media and to see photos from recent events.

The new Gorlok Greats Employee Recognition Program is now accepting nominations, through March 15th!  Click here for more details and to access the nomination form.  Nominate someone GREAT today! 

We are seeking proposals for presentations/workshops for Professional Development Day 2016!  We encourage you to share your knowledge and expertise with your Webster colleagues.  Click here to submit your proposal by February 12.

Upcoming Events

Focus STL Equity & Diversity Workshops, 3-part series on achieving equity

November 3, 2015: Unconscious Bias
       Click to view the workshop recording. (Please note the presentation starts 12 minutes into the recording).

February 23, 2016: Equity vs. Diversity (This session has a new date, rescheduled from January).

April 19, 2016: Where do we go from here?

Click here to RSVP.

All sessions will be held in the Library Conference Room from 9-10:30 a.m.
Sessions will be live-streamed for those who cannot attend in person.

Professional Development Day-- Thursday, March 10, 2016

Save the date for the annual WSA professional development day, and plan to join your colleagues in a day full of learning, personal growth, networking, and fun! 

We invite faculty and staff to submit proposals to present at Professional Development Day. We are looking for presentations or workshops in the areas of personal wellness, interpersonal skills, self-advocacy, change management, or conflict resolution, but will consider all proposals submitted that will contribute to the personal and professional development of our staff. Proposals are due by February 12. Click here to submit a proposal.

Past Events

Annual Staff Holiday Luncheon (December 2015)

Ice Cream Social- Staff Appreciation Event (August 2015)

Root Beer Float Social- Staff Appreciation Event (May 2015)

WSA Professional Development Day (March 2015)

Annual Staff Holiday Luncheon (December 2014) Internal Hiring Panel Presentation (November 2014)