Campus News Archives
Campus News Archives: June 2011
Stolt Tankers in Rotterdam, Netherlands, saw its “Webb network” grow from one to many this winter, as new employees joined and winter work students from ship and shore gathered to sample Dutch beer, travel through Europe, and work on various Stolt projects.
Cristen Naud, a 2009 graduate of Molloy College, joined Webb Institute in April 2011, as the new Assistant Director of Student Affairs. Cristen gained an appreciation and passion for higher education through her leadership experiences at Molloy College, where she served as President of the Molloy Student Government and spent time working in the Office of Student Affairs gaining an understanding of Student Services at a college level.
A meeting of the Webb Parents Association held on the morning of May 21, was led by Peter Needham P'12, the Parents Association Chairman, and was attended by nearly a dozen parents. The meeting began with a ribbon cutting for the newly renovated “Waterview Dining Room” made possible by the Webb Parents Association leadership and generous parent donations to this project.
On April 30, 2011, the Junior Class was fortunate enough to travel to the Offshore Technology Conference in Houston, Texas. This conference is the largest gathering of offshore oil industry leaders internationally, and this year the conference hosted some 2,000 vendors with more than 84,000 attendees from around the world.