Archive for May, 2011

Celluloid Couch Film Series: ‘The Kids Are All Right’

Celluloid Couch Film Series: ‘The Kids Are All Right’

| May 18, 2011 | 0 Comments

Thursday the Webster University Film Series Presents The Kids Are All Right, a 2010 comedy starring Academy Award nominees Annette Bening and Julianne Moore. Screening: Thursday, May 19, 7:30 p.m. Location: Winifred Moore Auditorium It’s part of The Celluloid Couch series presented by the St. Louis Psychoanalytic Institute, with analysis by Lenita Newberg, MSW, LCSW.

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CMS Receives Grant from National Endowment for the Arts

CMS Receives Grant from National Endowment for the Arts

| May 18, 2011 | 0 Comments

The Community Music School of Webster University (CMS) received a grant of $28,000 from the National Endowment of the Arts (NEA) to support its Preparatory Program for outstanding young music students.

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June 7 Workshop: Understanding SEO

June 7 Workshop: Understanding SEO

| May 18, 2011 | 0 Comments

When people go looking for you, are you the first to be found? Search engines account for nearly a third of all traffic to the Webster University website, so it helps to pay attention to those practices that can help Webster rank higher when it comes to search results. Time/Date: Noon Central, June 7 Location: […]

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Condolence

Condolence

| May 18, 2011 | 2 Comments

The University, the Office of the Provost and Senior Vice President, and Academic Affairs extend deepest sympathies to Peggy Cox on the loss of her son, Jeffrey Cox, who passed away May 14. Service Information: Visitation is Thursday, May 19, 4 – 8 p.m. at the Jay B. Smith Fenton Chapel, 777 Oakwood, Fenton, Mo. […]

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Webster Geneva IR Students Recall Study Trip to China

Webster Geneva IR Students Recall Study Trip to China

| May 17, 2011 | 0 Comments

Earlier this month a group of students from Webster’s Geneva campus visited China, including the Great Wall. The trip was led by Alexandre Vautravers, head of Geneva’s International Relations program. The following are excerpts of trip reports from Vautravers and two of the Webster Geneva International Relations students.

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Baseball Begins NCAA Tournament Wednesday

Baseball Begins NCAA Tournament Wednesday

| May 17, 2011 | 0 Comments

The Webster University men’s baseball team will be starting its quest for an NCAA III World Series berth by facing the best, taking on the number one ranked Christopher Newport University (Va.) in first round action at the South Regional in Millington, Tenn. The game is at noon on Wednesday, May 18, at USA Stadium […]

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Wednesday Wellness Committee Walks

Wednesday Wellness Committee Walks

| May 17, 2011 | 1 Comment

From the Webster Wellness Committee: Join us for a walk each Wednesday on the Webster Groves campus!  We’ll meet at 12:30 p.m. by the stoplights at Big Bend and Edgar Roads and walk for half an hour. If the weather does not cooperate, we will walk inside. All are welcome to join us – let’s […]

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Karen Luebbert’s Retirement Party May 26

Karen Luebbert’s Retirement Party May 26

| May 16, 2011 | 7 Comments

Her last day seemed so far away, the announcement came months ago. But the time flew fast and the day is here and now we’re thinking, “Oh no!” Forty-eight years doing a job she loved, But it’s time to say farewell. Let’s gather together sharing memories with all, and the stories we love to tell.

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CMS String Quartet Places in International Competititon

CMS String Quartet Places in International Competititon

| May 16, 2011 | 1 Comment

From Carol Commerford, director, Community Music School of Webster University: The Milo String Quartet placed second in the Junior Division of the Fischoff National Chamber Music Competition this weekend in South Bend, Ind. The quartet members include Jecoliah Wang, Emily DeBold, Charles Longtine and Richard Mazuski, who are members of the Preparatory Program of the […]

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May 26: Game Night

May 26: Game Night

| May 16, 2011 | 0 Comments

**UPDATE**: The Library will close early on May 26, so an alternate location for this game night has been chosen: The location is 205 Sam Priest Center. From Amanda Rosen, History, Politics, and International Relations: A number of people have expressed interest in an informal game night — a chance to play cards, board games, […]

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