Archive for February, 2011

Feb. 24: International Poetry Evening

Feb. 24: International Poetry Evening

| February 22, 2011 | 0 Comments

The Society for International Languages and Cultures (SILC) is sponsoring the 5th year of the International Poetry Evening. Everyone, faculty, students and friends are welcome to come present a poem or song in a language other than English — or just come and listen. Time: 6.30 – 8:30 p.m., Thursday, Feb. 24 Location: Library Conference […]

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Mid-day Power Outage at Main Campus Feb. 21

Mid-day Power Outage at Main Campus Feb. 21

| February 22, 2011 | 2 Comments

Shortly after noon on Monday, Feb. 21, a power outage struck much of the Webster Groves area, including the area around the main campus. Shops and restaurants along Big Bend Blvd. were affected, sending diners and customers into the streets. Meanwhile, without their computers or network power, Webster University employees managed on auxiliary backup lighting. […]

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Feb. 22: Go Gold in ‘Battle of Big Bend’

Feb. 22: Go Gold in ‘Battle of Big Bend’

| February 21, 2011 | 0 Comments

The Gorlok basketball teams will renew their rivalry with the Griffins of Fontbonne University in what has come to be known as “The Battle of Big Bend,” on Tuesday, Feb. 22. This season’s second meeting will have implications for the St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference post-season tournament, a large one for the men. Webster players […]

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5th Annual Central Region Audio Student Summit March 18-20

5th Annual Central Region Audio Student Summit March 18-20

| February 21, 2011 | 1 Comment

Date/Time: Friday, March 18, 4 – 9:30 p.m. Saturday, March 19, 8 a.m. – 7 p.m. Sunday, March 20, 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. Location: Various campus locations. The University Center is meet-up place. Registration Fee: Preregistration by March 1: $25 to AES members; $30 to non-members* * Admission is free to all members of […]

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Feb. 22: Career & Internship Fair 2011

Feb. 22: Career & Internship Fair 2011

| February 21, 2011 | 0 Comments

Date/Time: Tuesday, Feb. 22, noon – 3:30 p.m. Location: University Center Grant Gym For more information, contact Maureen Stroer mstroer@webster.edu or 314-968-6982

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Sarita Cargas to Leave Webster at End of 2010-11

Sarita Cargas to Leave Webster at End of 2010-11

| February 21, 2011 | 3 Comments

Sarita Cargas, associate dean in the College of Arts & Sciences, will be leaving the university at the end of this academic year. She has accepted a faculty position at the University of New Mexico, where her husband will become dean of the school of engineering. “I have loved so much about my four years […]

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SOC Brown Bag Speaker for Feb. 23 Canceled

SOC Brown Bag Speaker for Feb. 23 Canceled

| February 21, 2011 | 0 Comments

The School of Communications Feb. 23 brown bag speaker program featuring Juraj Bohus, associate professor, Electronic & Photographic Media, Cinema for the 21st Century has been canceled. Click here for more about the “Focus on the Faculty in February” Series.

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Webster Athletes Help to Shape Children’s Future

Webster Athletes Help to Shape Children’s Future

| February 18, 2011 | 0 Comments

Webster University Athletics has partnered with UrbanFUTURE, a St. Louis-based organization, to team up Gorlok athletes as tutors with students at Froebel Elementary School in the St. Louis Public School District. The partnership with UrbanFUTURE first began when Diane Cooper, assistant professor in the School of Education, referred the program to athletic director Tom Hart. […]

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‘Webster Today’ Quick Tip of the Day

‘Webster Today’ Quick Tip of the Day

| February 18, 2011 | 0 Comments

Webster Today‘s policy is to run most events or announcements in the daily email two times: the day the item is received and once more, either the day before, if it’s a morning or noon event; or the day of, if it’s an evening event. Exceptions to this policy are Presidential announcements and HR/IT/Public Safety […]

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Feb. 22: Webster University Choirs & Friends Concert Celebrates Black History Month

Feb. 22: Webster University Choirs & Friends Concert Celebrates Black History Month

| February 18, 2011 | 0 Comments

Date/Time: Tuesday, Feb. 22, 7 p.m. Location: Community Music School Admission: $3 to the public; free to faculty, staff and students with Webster I.D.

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