Archive for December, 2010

St. Louis January Events Request

St. Louis January Events Request

| December 15, 2010 | 0 Comments

St. Louis employees: Please forward information about any January public events you are hosting that are not currently shown on the St. Louis Events Calendar to Marianne Kirk. The deadline for events to appear in Webster University’s January calendar ad in the Webster-Kirkwood Times is Wed., Dec. 22.

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Dec. 16-19 WFS: Films of John Cazale

Dec. 16-19 WFS: Films of John Cazale

| December 15, 2010 | 0 Comments

The Webster Film Series this weekend kicks off “Five for Five: The Films of John Cazale,” beginning Thursday night with I Knew It Was You: Rediscovering John Cazale and continuing Friday through Sunday with The Godfather. Cazale’s film career consisted of just five movies, but all of them were Academy Award nominees for Best Picture: […]

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Call for 2011 Alumni Awards Nominations

Call for 2011 Alumni Awards Nominations

| December 15, 2010 | 0 Comments

Each year the Alumni Association recognizes the outstanding professional accomplishments of alumni and their contributions to society through involvement in civic, cultural or charitable activities. We encourage you to submit nominations for these awards. You may fax nominations and supporting materials to 314-968-7108 or mail to Webster University Alumni Office, 470 East Lockwood, St. Louis, […]

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Webster University Receives $1 Million Gift from Alumna Jane Robert

Webster University Receives $1 Million Gift from Alumna Jane Robert

| December 14, 2010 | 2 Comments

Faculty, staff and students found out what the big announcement and reception was all about Tuesday afternoon in the University Center Commons: Webster University alumna Jane Robert ’69 and her husband, Bruce, have donated $1 million to establish the Jane and Bruce Robert Professorship in French and Francophone Studies in the University’s College of Arts […]

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Worldwide Call for Photo Entries in Annual Juried Exhibition

Worldwide Call for Photo Entries in Annual Juried Exhibition

| December 14, 2010 | 0 Comments

The Webster University May Gallery is calling for student entries for the 2010 Annual Juried Exhibition. All currently enrolled Webster students in all programs worldwide — undergraduate and graduate — are eligible. Deadline for submissions is Thursday, Jan. 13, at 4:30 p.m. Central Time. The exhibition will run in the May Gallery on the St. […]

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Steinways to be delivered in ceremony Dec. 22

Steinways to be delivered in ceremony Dec. 22

| December 14, 2010 | 0 Comments

The Department of Music is getting a makeover that will yield beautiful notes for years to come. On Wednesday, Dec. 22, Webster University will join the exclusive club of international All-Steinway schools. Webster’s purchase of 32 Steinway-brand pianos, including seven grand pianos, represents the University’s unwavering commitment to provide the highest quality of educational opportunities […]

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Capkovic voted to all-region soccer team

Capkovic voted to all-region soccer team

| December 14, 2010 | 0 Comments

Senior Christy Capkovic was voted to the National Soccer Coaches Association of America’s NCAA III 2010 All-Central Region Women’s Soccer Team. This marks the second straight year that Capkovic received this honor. Capkovic, who was named to the all-region second team, had 18 goals and nine assists, for 45 total points on the season. Read […]

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RSVP for Dec. 16 WSA Holiday Luncheon

RSVP for Dec. 16 WSA Holiday Luncheon

| December 14, 2010 | 1 Comment

Greetings Webster University St. Louis staff members! You are cordially invited to attend the annual Webster Staff Alliance holiday celebration and luncheon: Time: Between 11:30 a.m and 1:30 p.m, Thursday, December 16th Location: University Center Sunnen Lounge RSVP: RSVP here Join WSA board members, fellow staff members and special guest, president Beth Stroble, for “Traditions […]

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Condolence

Condolence

| December 14, 2010 | 1 Comment

From Tom Nickolai, director, Academic Advising: Betty Ann Spillman, the grandmother of Tyann Cherry, passed away Saturday in Belleville, Illinois. Visitation is Monday evening, 4 – 8 p.m. and again Tuesday morning from 9 to 9:30 a.m. at Dashner-Leesman Funeral Home in Dupo, Illinois. The Funeral Mass is 10 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 14, 2010, at […]

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Fifth Gorlok enters SLIAC Hall of Fame

Fifth Gorlok enters SLIAC Hall of Fame

| December 13, 2010 | 0 Comments

Halley Spann Barke, a Webster University Gorlok basketball great who graduated in 2002, has been selected to the St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Hall of Fame Class of 2011. Barke was also a standout softball player for the Gorloks. Barke was a three-year letter winner for the Gorloks women’s basketball and softball teams. In basketball, […]

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