Archive for June, 2011

Webster in the News: Milo String Quartet; Alexandre Vautravers; Nancy Hellerud; Patrick Rishe

Webster in the News: Milo String Quartet; Alexandre Vautravers; Nancy Hellerud; Patrick Rishe

| June 24, 2011 | 0 Comments

• The Community Music School’s Milo String Quartet was featured in the St. Louis Beacon for winning a second place medal in the Fischoff National Chamber Music Competition, the largest chamber music competition in the world.

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Condolence

Condolence

| June 24, 2011 | 0 Comments

From Jeffrey Carter, chair, Department of Music: The Department of Music extends sympathy to adjunct instructor of voice Rosemarie Cereghino on the death of her father, Fred Carnighan, this week. Friends may call at Gerber Chapel in Webster Groves on Monday, June 27, from 4 until 8 p.m.

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Webster Delegation Visits El Salvador, Designs Study Abroad Course

Webster Delegation Visits El Salvador, Designs Study Abroad Course

| June 24, 2011 | 0 Comments

After participating in the annual Educator’s Immersion Experience Program through International Partners in Mission (IPM) in El Salvador, a delegation of educators are collaborating to build new international learning opportunities for Webster students.

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Austrian Consul General Speaks at Webster

Austrian Consul General Speaks at Webster

| June 24, 2011 | 0 Comments

Thomas Schnoell, consul general of Austria, spoke at Webster University’s home campus in Webster Groves on Thursday, June 23. His lecture on Austria’s place in the European foreign trade and security policy and related topics was well received by students, faculty members, staff and administrators in attendance. Schnoell’s visit to the St. Louis area came […]

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Live June 28: Webster Worldwide Discussion on Sustainability

Live June 28: Webster Worldwide Discussion on Sustainability

| June 23, 2011 | 0 Comments

Paul Dickinson, executive chairman and founder of the Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP), will lead a worldwide discussion with Webster University students and faculty about the economic and environmental benefits of a robust online communications network, such as that which connects the campuses throughout the global Webster University network. Date: June 28, 11 a.m. – noon […]

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Webster in the News: Clewell CD in RFT; Rishe on Economics of MLB Injuries

Webster in the News: Clewell CD in RFT; Rishe on Economics of MLB Injuries

| June 23, 2011 | 0 Comments

Recent media placements for Webster University include: • “More Clewell than anyone needs in one place”: Missouri poet laureate, Webster English professor and Creative Writing head David Clewell was interviewed in the Riverfront Times about his new CD of poetry. For your copy, go here. • Patrick Rishe, associate professor of Economics, appeared on KSDK-TV […]

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Webster Film Series: Final Weekend of Nicholas Ray

Webster Film Series: Final Weekend of Nicholas Ray

| June 23, 2011 | 0 Comments

The Webster University Film Series presents the final weekend of “Inside/Outsider: A Nicholas Ray-trospective.” The series resumes with Party Girl on Friday, The Savage Innocents on Saturday, and Lightning Over Water on Sunday. All films screen in the Winifred Moore Auditorium. See below for descriptions (plus a video) and details for each.

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Holiday Student Time Sheet Schedule

Holiday Student Time Sheet Schedule

| June 23, 2011 | 0 Comments

From Parvin Nadimi, Payroll: Due to the Independence Day Holiday on Monday, July 4, we are asking all supervisors to turn in student time sheets by 9:30 a.m. on Thursday, June 30, for the payroll to be paid on Friday, July 8.

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Loretto Hall Second Floor Office Remodel

Loretto Hall Second Floor Office Remodel

| June 23, 2011 | 0 Comments

From Steve Strang, senior project manager, Office of the Provost: A project to remodel several offices located on the second floor north side of Loretto Hall will begin Monday, June 27. Contractors will begin demolition of the existing offices on Monday and will move materials by cart through the second floor hall to the elevator […]

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Anna Barbara Sakurai Scholarship Established

Anna Barbara Sakurai Scholarship Established

| June 23, 2011 | 0 Comments

Contributions to Webster University may be made in memory of Anna Barbara Sakurai, who passed away earlier this month. Gifts will be used to support annual scholarships for need-based students majoring in Math and Computer Science. Gifts may be mailed to the Office of Alumni & Development Programs, 470 E. Lockwood Avenue, Saint Louis, Mo., […]

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