Archive for January, 2012

Cancelled: Feb. 19 Heather McKenzie Patterson Recital ‘In Dreams Awake’

Cancelled: Feb. 19 Heather McKenzie Patterson Recital ‘In Dreams Awake’

| January 30, 2012 | 0 Comments

2-14-12 UPDATE: Event cancelled; will be rescheduled at a later date. Webster University presents a voice recital: “In Dreams Awake,” with soprano Heather McKenzie Patterson and Trent Patterson on piano. The repertoire will be selected pieces from composers Lee Hoiby, Richard Strauss, Debussy, Verdi, Tosti, Mascagni and Ricky Ian Gordon. Date/Time: Sunday, Feb. 19, 2 […]

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Music & Entrepreneurship Speaker Ray Ricker Feb. 14

Music & Entrepreneurship Speaker Ray Ricker Feb. 14

| January 30, 2012 | 0 Comments

“What’s With This Entrepreneurship Stuff: I Just Want To Play The Clarinet!” The Leigh Gerdine College of Fine Arts and the Department of Music present the Music and Entrepreneurship Speaker Series featuring Ray Ricker, director of the Institute for Music Leadership, saxophone professor at the Eastman School of Music and author of Lessons from a […]

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Webster University Symphony: ‘Strings at the Sheldon’ Feb. 12

Webster University Symphony: ‘Strings at the Sheldon’ Feb. 12

| January 30, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Webster University Symphony Orchestra (WUSO) continues its 2011-12 season with a special event, “Strings at the Sheldon.” This unique concert, under the baton of conductor, Paul G. Davis, will feature the string musicians of the Webster University Symphony Orchestra. The program will open with Respighi’s Ancient Airs and Dances, a rich orchestration of songs […]

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Community Music School Faculty Recital Feb. 4

Community Music School Faculty Recital Feb. 4

| January 30, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Community Music School of Webster University is pleased to present faculty members in recital, showcasing their abilities as outstanding performers as well as respected educators. Faculty performing include: Johanna Ballou, piano; Donita Bauer, bassoon; Lindsey Jones; violin, Ann Homann Mottl, oboe; Mary Pentecost, piano; Marschnee Strong, piano, and Jeanine York-Garesche, clarinet, as well as […]

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The George Herbert Walker III Award for Leadership

The George Herbert Walker III Award for Leadership

| January 30, 2012 | 0 Comments

From Ted Hoef, associate vice president for Student Affairs and dean of Students: I encourage you to take a brief moment to nominate an outstanding graduating senior for this prestigious award that comes with a cash prize. The George Herbert Walker III Award for Leadership is awarded to the graduating senior who has demonstrated the […]

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January 2012 Employee Service Anniversaries

January 2012 Employee Service Anniversaries

| January 30, 2012 | 0 Comments

The University extends its appreciation to the following individuals for their years of service: 5 Years Scott Bohnert, maintenance technician, Facilities Operations Barbara Carrow, coordinator, College of Arts & Sciences Ann Elwell, community relations coordinator and student advisor, Ozark Metropolitan Campus, Mo. Ray Holtmann, groundskeeper, Facilities Operations Jack Shortridge, assistant director & statewide counseling director, […]

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January 2012 New Employees

January 2012 New Employees

| January 30, 2012 | 0 Comments

Please welcome the newest members of the Webster family:  Nathan Boever, web services programmer, Information Technology, (314) 968-7405, replaces Najeeb Rahman. Brittany Leverette, community relations coordinator, Greenville Metropolitan Campus, S.C., (864) 676-9002, replaces Maria Kithcart. Spenser Lorance, general clerk, Mail and Copy Center, (314) 246-7751, replaces Andrew Dillman. Deanna Louveau, coordinator, Information Technology, (314) 246-5990, […]

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Community Music School Hosts Euclid String Quartet Concert and Workshop

Community Music School Hosts Euclid String Quartet Concert and Workshop

| January 30, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Community Music School (CMS) of Webster University welcomes the Euclid String Quartet for a return visit Feb. 9 – 12 as the resident ensemble of the St. Looey Chamber Blitz. The four-day chamber music workshop, now in its fourth year, is an offering of the Preparatory Program of the CMS, and is funded in […]

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January 2012 Employees of the Month

January 2012 Employees of the Month

| January 30, 2012 | 1 Comment

Michelle Loyet, assistant director, Academic Advising, and Sherriel Byrd-Buckner, coordinator, South Orlando Academic Center, Fla., share the Employee Spotlight honors for January 2012. Michelle Loyet was hired in 2007 to fill a newly created position in Academic Advising with the responsibility for overseeing graduate advising and online student advising. Before coming to Webster, Michelle had […]

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Save the Date: East Academic Building Grand Opening March 28

Save the Date: East Academic Building Grand Opening March 28

| January 30, 2012 | 0 Comments

Mark your calendars for the afternoon of Wednesday, March 28, for the grand opening celebration of the East Academic Building on Webster University’s main campus. The celebration includes a 4:30 p.m. lecture by architect Robert Stern. Tours of the 94,000-square-foot space Stern designed will also be available. Watch this space for more details.

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