Archive for January, 2011

2011-12 YIHR Theme: Refugee Rights

2011-12 YIHR Theme: Refugee Rights

| January 26, 2011 | 0 Comments

The College of Arts & Sciences has announced that the theme for next year’s Year in International Human Rights (YIHR) will be refugee rights. The fourth YIHR will be observed during the 2011-12 academic year. Kelly-Kate Pease, professor of international relations and director of the Institute for Human Rights & Humanitarian Studies, the YIHR’s umbrella […]

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Film Series Jan. 27-30: Final Weekend of John Cazale Films

Film Series Jan. 27-30: Final Weekend of John Cazale Films

| January 26, 2011 | 0 Comments

The Webster Film Series completes its “Five for Five: The Films of John Cazale” series with I Knew It Was You: Rediscovering John Cazale (Jan. 27, 7:30 p.m.), followed by The Deer Hunter (Jan. 28, 29, 30, 7 p.m.). Cazale’s film career consisted of just five movies, but all of them were Academy Award nominees […]

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Register Now for February Faculty Workshops

Register Now for February Faculty Workshops

| January 26, 2011 | 1 Comment

The Faculty Development Center has openings in its February lineup of faculty workshops. Click the individual links below to learn more about the workshops and to register for each.

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Patricia Masidonski Named IBIE Interim Director

Patricia Masidonski Named IBIE Interim Director

| January 26, 2011 | 0 Comments

Patricia Masidonski, associate dean, Walker School of Business, has been named the Interim Director of the International Business Internship Exchange (IBIE). Patricia will serve in this capacity until a permanent new director is named. The international search process for the new director will commence soon. The new director will replace Wilma Prifti, who is retiring […]

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Condolence

Condolence

| January 26, 2011 | 0 Comments

Konstantin Gorkun, father of Maya Grach, Library, passed away Saturday, January 22. Services took place in Russia earlier this week. Please keep Maya and her family in your thoughts during this time.

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Announcing the Faculty Research & Writing Workshop

Announcing the Faculty Research & Writing Workshop

| January 25, 2011 | 0 Comments

From faculty members Jong Bum Kwon, Danielle MacCartney and Amanda Rosen: We would like to announce the formation of the “Research and Writing Workshop” and extend an invitation to Webster faculty of all status and staff to participate. To be held on the third Tuesday of every month at the Faculty Development Center from 3 […]

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Webster-Argentina Exchange Program

Webster-Argentina Exchange Program

| January 25, 2011 | 0 Comments

The International Languages and Cultures Department announces once again the exchange program between the Universidad Nacional de Cuyo, Mendoza, Argentina, and Webster University. We have just finished the 24th year of a very successful exchange. According to the provisions established for this program, a student from the Universidad Nacional de Cuyo in Mendoza, Argentina will […]

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Feb. 10 Lunch: Chinese New Year Gorlok Gathering

Feb. 10 Lunch: Chinese New Year Gorlok Gathering

| January 25, 2011 | 0 Comments

Faculty, staff and students: It’s almost time for the next Gorlok Gathering! Join us for a FREE lunch and Chinese New Year Celebration, brought to you in conjunction with The Center for International Education, the Confucius Institute and President Beth Stroble. Time: 11 a.m. – 1:30 p.m., Thursday, Feb 10 Location: Marletto’s Marketplace, St. Louis […]

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Blood Drive Feb. 7

Blood Drive Feb. 7

| January 25, 2011 | 0 Comments

The next Webster University campus wide blood drive takes placed Feb. 7. The drive is sponsored by the Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center and a free t-shirt will be given to all donors. Please be a lifeline to someone in need by donating blood. Time: 9:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m., Monday, Feb. 7 Location: University […]

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Feb. 23 Music Business Lecture features Mark O’Connor

Feb. 23 Music Business Lecture features Mark O’Connor

| January 24, 2011 | 0 Comments

The Leigh Gerdine College of Fine Arts and the Department of Music launch the Music and Entrepreneurship Speaker Series with world-renowned violinist and composer Mark O’Connor. Time: 7 p.m., Wednesday, Feb. 23 Location: Moore Auditorium Admission: Free and open to the public

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