Archive for November, 2010

Nov. 19 Faculty Workshop: ‘How Do You Know If Your Students Are Getting It?’

Nov. 19 Faculty Workshop: ‘How Do You Know If Your Students Are Getting It?’

| November 11, 2010 | 0 Comments

In this interactive workshop lead by Julie Weissman, director of Institutional Effectiveness, and Victoria McMullen, School of Education, participants will learn about and experience techniques to collect feedback, early and often, on how well their students are learning what they are being taught. Time: 10 a.m. Friday, Nov 19 Location: Library Conference Room. RSVP: Seating […]

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Col. Joseph Sanders visits Webster as Global Leadership Academy development underway

Col. Joseph Sanders visits Webster as Global Leadership Academy development underway

| November 10, 2010 | 1 Comment

Yesterday Colonel Joseph Sanders, director of the Center for Character and Leadership Development at the U.S. Air Force Academy, visited Webster University’s home campus. Arthur Schwartz, senior scholar at the Center, accompanied Col. Sanders. As Webster University develops the curriculum for the Global Leadership Academy, input from respected leaders in the field such as Sanders […]

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On Air: Carter on St. Louis Public Radio Nov. 12

On Air: Carter on St. Louis Public Radio Nov. 12

| November 10, 2010 | 0 Comments

Jeffrey Carter, chair, Department of Music, will be a featured interviewee on the Friday arts show on St. Louis Public Radio (90.7 FM) at 11 a.m. Nov. 12. Carter will talk about next week’s American International Choral Festival, for which he serves at artistic director. The station can be heard live at www.stlpublicradio.org/listen.php.

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Nov. 17-21 Conservatory: The Threepenny Opera

Nov. 17-21 Conservatory: The Threepenny Opera

| November 10, 2010 | 0 Comments

The Conservatory of Theatre Arts at Webster University presents The Threepenny Opera: Time: Nov. 17-21, 8 p.m.; Sunday, 2 p.m. Location: Browning Mainstage Theatre Admission: Free to Webster Faculty, staff, students; $12 General Admissions; $6 Seniors & Students To reserve tickets please call 314-968-7128. Brecht and Weill turned to John Gay’s 18th-century “The Beggar’s Opera” […]

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Nov. 16 Workshop: Adobe Days

Nov. 16 Workshop: Adobe Days

| November 10, 2010 | 0 Comments

The Faculty Development Center and IT User Services are hosting “Adobe Days.” Representatives from Adobe will be on campus to demonstrate the latest features added to several Adobe software programs, including CS5, which will be available in Webster University labs and classrooms this spring. Faculty, staff, and students are invited to attend all or part […]

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Festival Film Nov. 11-12: ‘Senso’

Festival Film Nov. 11-12: ‘Senso’

| November 10, 2010 | 0 Comments

The 19th annual Stella Artois St. Louis International Film Festival and Webster University Film Series present Senso: Dates: Thursday, Nov 11, 7:30 p.m. and Friday, Nov. 12, 7 p.m. Location: Winifred Moore Auidtorium Film Festival Admission: $12 for the general public, $10 for Cinema St. Louis members and students with current and valid ID.

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Nov. 17: President’s Open Office Hours for Students

Nov. 17: President’s Open Office Hours for Students

| November 10, 2010 | 0 Comments

Dr. Elizabeth (Beth) Stroble is once again hosting student open office hours this month to give Webster University students an opportunity to speak with the president. To set up a time to speak with President Stroble during the next open office hours Nov. 17, please contact Jeanelle Wiley at 314-968-6996 or jeanellewiley10@webster.edu: Time: Wednesday, Nov. […]

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Nov. 17-18: Bookstore Faculty/Staff Appreciation Day

Nov. 17-18: Bookstore Faculty/Staff Appreciation Day

| November 9, 2010 | 0 Comments

As part of the Bookstore’s Faculty & Staff Appreciation Event, all faculty and staff will receive a 20% total discount on select merchandise such as clothing and gifts. Refreshments will be served. Time: 9 a.m. – 6 p.m., Nov. 17 and 18 Location: University Bookstore, Webster Groves campus

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Nov. 15: St. Peter and Paul Dinner for Homeless

Nov. 15: St. Peter and Paul Dinner for Homeless

| November 9, 2010 | 0 Comments

From Mary Ann Drake, associate professor, Nursing: Webster University will again host dinner for the homeless Mon., Nov., 15th, at St. Peter and Paul Church in the Soulard neighborhood of St. Louis. We begin cooking around 4 p.m., serve from 5-6 p.m., and then clean up and are finished by 6:30 p.m. There is a […]

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Nov. 13: Library Gaming Event

Nov. 13: Library Gaming Event

| November 8, 2010 | 0 Comments

Webster University Library is partnering with the Webster University Video Game Club and the International Gaming Club to host an afternoon of gaming and fun, including: a Super Smash Bros. Brawl Tournament, Atari 2600 games, Mah Jong and more. Refreshments will be provided. Time: 1-5 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 13 Location: Library Conference Room For more […]

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