Archive for January, 2011

Jan. 30 Webster Symphony Orchestra

Jan. 30 Webster Symphony Orchestra

| January 24, 2011 | 0 Comments

The Webster University Symphony Orchestra Presents a program of music composed specifically for orchestral wind instruments. Time: 7 p.m.. Sunday, Jan. 30 Location: First Presbyterian Church of Kirkwood, 100 East Adams, Kirkwood, 63122 Admission: $12 for general public, $5 for seniors, free for students with current ID. Tickets are purchased at the door.

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Feb. 18 Diversity Expo: ‘Embracing Change — Making a Difference’

Feb. 18 Diversity Expo: ‘Embracing Change — Making a Difference’

| January 24, 2011 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s Office of Corporate Partnership, in collaboration with the Human Resources Management Association of Greater St. Louis (HRMA), affiliate of the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM), presents a one-day Diversity Expo: “Embracing Change — Making a Difference.” Time: 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m., Friday, Feb. 18. (Registration and continental breakfast begin at 7:30 […]

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Jan. 25 Symposium: Terri Williams on Women’s Rights

Jan. 25 Symposium: Terri Williams on Women’s Rights

| January 24, 2011 | 0 Comments

Please join us for the first installment of this semester’s International Studies Symposium Series where Terri Williams, former mayor of Webster Groves and representative from the Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom, will speak about women’s rights. Time: noon – 1:20 p.m., Tuesday, Jan. 25 Location: Emerson Library Conference Room

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Two More Webster Students Receive Gilman Scholarships

Two More Webster Students Receive Gilman Scholarships

| January 24, 2011 | 0 Comments

Two undergraduate students have recently received the Gilman Scholarship to help cover additional expenses while studying abroad, such as housing, meals and books. Jeanenne Benion, who received $5,000, will study in Geneva during spring 2 and fall 1. Rachel Treloar, who is currently studying in Thailand for the spring semester, received $4,000. Webster students who […]

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Ambassador Walker to Address Webster Jan. 25

Ambassador Walker to Address Webster Jan. 25

| January 24, 2011 | 0 Comments

The entire Webster University community is invited to a special address to faculty, staff and students by Ambassador George Herbert Walker IV, Webster University Life Trustee and benefactor. Ambassador Walker’s address will be followed by a reception in the Sverdrup Lounge. Time: Tuesday, Jan. 25, 3 p.m. Location: Sverdrup Room 101

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Jan. 28: Wilma Prifti Retirement Reception

Jan. 28: Wilma Prifti Retirement Reception

| January 24, 2011 | 0 Comments

Please join the Webster community for a reception to honor Wilma Prifti, director of the International Business Internship Exchange, on her retirement after more than 30 years of service. Time: Friday, Jan. 28, 2011, 3 p.m. – 5 p.m. Location: 4th Floor Conference Room, Loretto Hall

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Feb. 9: ‘Our Voice — A Celebration of Black Women in Music’

Feb. 9: ‘Our Voice — A Celebration of Black Women in Music’

| January 24, 2011 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s Multicultural Center & International Student Affairs (MCISA) presents “Our Voice—A Celebration of Black Women in Music” during Black History Month. Time: 7:30 p.m., Wednesday, Feb. 9 Location: Moore Auditorium Admission: Free and open to the public

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Congratulations

Congratulations

| January 24, 2011 | 1 Comment

From Holly Hubenschmidt, University Library: Georgiana Grant, reference librarian, gave birth to Helen on January 21. She was 7 lbs, 3 oz. Mom and baby (and dad and big sister, Clio) are all doing well.

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Feb. 10: Governor Holden speaks on U.S.-China Relations

Feb. 10: Governor Holden speaks on U.S.-China Relations

| January 24, 2011 | 0 Comments

Governor Bob Holden: “U.S. Relations with China” Sponsored by the Center for International Education and the Chinese Student Association. Time: noon-1 p.m, Thursday, Feb. 10 Location: Emerson Library Conference Room Admission: Free and open to the public. For more information, email Kate Brooks, or call 314-246-7705.

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Feb. 8: Chinese New Year Event

Feb. 8: Chinese New Year Event

| January 24, 2011 | 0 Comments

Chinese New Year Opening Event Featuring dragon dancers, calligraphy demonstrations, Chinese music and refreshments. Sponsored by the Center for International Education and the Chinese Student Association. Time: noon-3 p.m., Tuesday, Feb. 8 Location: University Center Sunnen Lounge Admission: Free and open to the public For more information, email Kate Brooks, or call 314-246-7705.

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