Archive for October, 2010

Nov. 16: TIAA-CREF consultant on W.G. campus

Nov. 16: TIAA-CREF consultant on W.G. campus

| October 27, 2010 | 2 Comments

Brian Buchmeier, TIAA-CREF consultant, will be on campus Tues., Nov. 16, and Wed., Nov. 17, to meet with employees to discuss issues concerning their TIAA-CREF accounts, including changing allocations and/or contributions or setting up a retirement account for the first time. To schedule an appointment, contact Kimberly Ellis, administrative assistant, TIAA/CREF, at 314-244-5010.

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Nov. 2 Lecture: Amy Lorenz-Moser

Nov. 2 Lecture: Amy Lorenz-Moser

| October 27, 2010 | 0 Comments

Webster alumna and attorney Amy Lorenz-Moser speaks about her work as chief litigator with the Clemency Project in Missouri. For more than 10 years, Lorenz-Moser has worked pro bono to secure the release of 10 women convicted of murdering individuals who had physically abused them for many years. Two of the women were recently released […]

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Oct. 31: Cello Workshop & Master Class

Oct. 31: Cello Workshop & Master Class

| October 27, 2010 | 0 Comments

The Community Music School is sponsoring a workshop and master class presented by Tanya Carey, artist-teacher, Roosevelt University, and former assistant principal cellist with the Milwaukee Symphony. Cellists are encouraged to bring their instruments to the workshop. Call 314-968-5939 for more information. “Cello Playing is Easy” Workshop Time: 9:30 a.m., Sun., Oct. 31 Cello Master […]

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Course Changes/Cancellations 2010-11

Course Changes/Cancellations 2010-11

| October 27, 2010 | 0 Comments

Courses at the Webster Groves campus that have been changed, added or canceled since appearing in the course schedule will be posted here as they are received. Latest: WOMN 3000.02 – Domestic Violence and GNST 3500-.02 – Love, Sex, Identity have been moved to Spring II. See below for further details.

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St. Louis United Way Campaign hits new high

St. Louis United Way Campaign hits new high

| October 27, 2010 | 0 Comments

The leaders of Webster University’s St. Louis United Way campaign are happy to announce the following results and prize winners from the 2010 campaign: Overall, the Webster family in St. Louis contributed a grand total of $36,698 — a new high in Webster’s giving to the Greater St. Louis Metropolitan United Way. (During 2009, Webster’s […]

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Nurse Anesthesia program, faculty earn praise

Nurse Anesthesia program, faculty earn praise

| October 27, 2010 | 0 Comments

From David Carl Wilson, dean, College of Arts & Sciences: Webster’s graduate program in Nurse Anesthesia has just been visited by a team of visitors from its specialized accreditor, the Council on Accreditation for Nurse Anesthesia. At the end of the two-day visit, the team presented a glowing report to an audience of about 100 […]

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November Westport, WingHaven Information Sessions

November Westport, WingHaven Information Sessions

| October 27, 2010 | 0 Comments

From Nov. 1 – 19, the Westport and WingHaven campuses invite new and prospective students to learn more about Webster University’s Undergraduate/Graduate Evening and Online Programs. Advisers will answer questions, outline program plans, and assist with the enrollment process. The application fee is waived for students who apply during this time. Visit www.webster.edu/westport or www.webster.edu/winghaven […]

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Nov. 4 Lecture: Brecht, Hauptmann and Weill

Nov. 4 Lecture: Brecht, Hauptmann and Weill

| October 27, 2010 | 0 Comments

Paula Hanssen, chair, International Languages and Cultures, will present the next Brown Bag Lecture: “Brecht’s, Hauptmann’s and Weill’s Threepenny Opera Collective.” Time: 12 p.m. Central, Thursday, November 4 Location: Library Conference Room, Webster Groves campus

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Condolence

Condolence

| October 27, 2010 | 0 Comments

The Department of Music is sad to note the passing of Debbie Pavelka Hanson, daughter of adjunct voice faculty member Dee Pavelka. Services are Saturday in Shawnee Mission, Kans. The death notice is posted here.

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Nov. 3 Film Screening: “Camp Unity”

Nov. 3 Film Screening: “Camp Unity”

| October 27, 2010 | 0 Comments

The award-winning Camp Unity documents an American arts academy in Iraq Kurdistan where a diverse group of students unite through hip hop, jazz, orchestra and Broadway. Arabs and Kurds, Christians and Muslims, Americans and Iraqi students combine forces to put on gala shows in local communities. The film offers a unique opportunity to look beyond the violent […]

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