Archive for October, 2010

Stroble, Schuster attend Pan-Confucius Institute Conference in South Korea

Stroble, Schuster attend Pan-Confucius Institute Conference in South Korea

| October 27, 2010 | 0 Comments

Earlier this month, at the invitation of Beijing Language and Culture University (BLCU), Webster University President Elizabeth (Beth) J. Stroble and Provost Julian Z. Schuster, along with Deborah Pierce, director of Webster’s Center for International Education; Lui Qiang, deputy director of the Confucius Institute; and Li Fang, Confucius Institute program director; traveled to Daegu, South […]

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Nov. 16 Book Club: ‘Half-Broke Horses: A True-Life Novel’

Nov. 16 Book Club: ‘Half-Broke Horses: A True-Life Novel’

| October 26, 2010 | 0 Comments

The Webster University Book Club’s next meeting will be Tuesday, Nov. 16 at noon, to discuss Jeanette Wall’s Half-Broke Horses: A True-Life Novel. LOCATION UPDATE: This meeting has been relocated to the University Center Presentation Room. The University Center is the next building to the south of the Library on Edgar Road. The Presentation Room […]

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Soliciting themes for Year of International Human Rights

Soliciting themes for Year of International Human Rights

| October 26, 2010 | 1 Comment

From David Carl Wilson, dean, College of Arts & Sciences: Each year, the College of Arts & Sciences consults with constituencies across the campus in order to select a Year of International Human Rights theme. Women’s rights, as you know, is the theme for 2010-11. The themes bear on the selection of a common reading, […]

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Media Mentions – Oct. 18 to 26, 2010

Media Mentions – Oct. 18 to 26, 2010

| October 26, 2010 | 0 Comments

The following members of the Webster community were quoted or featured in news articles recently:

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Oct. 31: Chamber Orchestra Season Premier

Oct. 31: Chamber Orchestra Season Premier

| October 26, 2010 | 0 Comments

Under the direction of conductor Paul G. Davis, an ensemble of Webster University students will perform: Beethoven’s Overture to “Coriolanus,” Johann Sebastien Bach’s Brandenburg Concerto No. 4, movements from Samuel Barber’s “Serenade for Strings,” and Franz Josef Haydn’s “Finale to Symphony No. 88.” Time: Oct. 31, 4 p.m. Location/Admission: Community Music Hall Concert Hall, free and […]

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Oct. 29: May Gallery Lecture

Oct. 29: May Gallery Lecture

| October 26, 2010 | 0 Comments

Lecture by photographer Murat Türemis Time: Oct. 26, 1 p.m. Location: Sverdrup Building, Room 101 “Murat Türemis: After the Tsunami” will be on display from Oct. 29 – Nov. 24 in the May Gallery.

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Upcoming Writing Center Workshops

Upcoming Writing Center Workshops

| October 26, 2010 | 0 Comments

The Writing Center offers the following workshops: APA Citation Style Basics: Oct. 27, 3:30 – 4:15 p.m.,  University Center Presentation Room MLA Citation Style Basics: Nov. 10, 3:30 – 4:15 p.m., University Center Presentation Room For questions, please contact Roshaunda Cade at 314-246-7589 or roshaundacade51@webster.edu.

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October 2010 Kampus Kudos

October 2010 Kampus Kudos

| October 26, 2010 | 7 Comments

Faith Maddy, vice president, Alumni & Development programs, Development, was recognized by the St. Louis Regional Chapter of the Association of Fundraising Professionals as the 2010 Outstanding Fundraising Professional. The award will be presented Nov. 18 at the Chapter’s 30th Annual National Philanthropy Day Award ceremony. Gary Gottlieb, associate professor, Electronic & Photographic Media, was […]

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Message from President Stroble: Honorary Degrees

Message from President Stroble: Honorary Degrees

| October 26, 2010 | 0 Comments

From the President, Dr. Elizabeth (Beth) J. Stroble: We are looking forward to our 92nd commencement on May 7, 2011 at the Municipal Opera facility in Forest Park.  Many in our University community have been working for several months on the plans for this important event. An important part of commencement is the awarding of […]

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Message from the President: Survey on two strategic goals

Message from the President: Survey on two strategic goals

| October 26, 2010 | 5 Comments

A message to the Webster University community, from President Elizabeth (Beth) J. Stroble, surveying your views on two strategic priorities. The link to the survey is at the end of this post: As we move forward in the fall semester, you may recall the two strategic priorities that I noted in my Fall Convocation address […]

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