Archive for February, 2012

Groundhog Day: Did the Gorlok See Its Shadow?

Groundhog Day: Did the Gorlok See Its Shadow?

| February 2, 2012 | 1 Comment

Groundhog Day has brought the Webster Gorlok out, stretching its muscles and admiring its form. According to the rather curious U.S. tradition, each Feb. 2 groundhogs emerge from a long winter to check for their shadows. (Communities dispute whose groundhog is the “real” forecaster.) If the shadow is spotted, it’s a sign of a cloudless […]

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100 Days to 2012 Commencement

100 Days to 2012 Commencement

| February 2, 2012 | 0 Comments

It is 100 days and counting until Commencement 2012! May graduates are anticipating the big day and will be submitting Petitions to Graduate (by Feb. 13) — and asking lots of questions. For all the answers to Commencement Day activity questions, refer your graduates to the Commencement web page at www.webster.edu/commencement. The site is up […]

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Webster Talent Well Represented in 2012 Kevin Kline Award Nominations

Webster Talent Well Represented in 2012 Kevin Kline Award Nominations

| February 1, 2012 | 0 Comments

As in past years, the talents of Webster University theatre faculty, staff, alumni and students are well represented in the 2012 Kevin Kline Award nominations. Begun in 2006 by the Professional Theatre Awards Council, the awards are designed to promote and celebrate excellence in professional St. Louis Theatre. They were named in honor of St. […]

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Snapshots: Thailand MBA Students Visit Acrylic Factory

Snapshots: Thailand MBA Students Visit Acrylic Factory

| February 1, 2012 | 1 Comment

MBA students at Webster University’s Bangkok Center recently visited the Thai Acrylic Factory to learn about how the company is run and to see the production factory. Thai Acrylic Factory is the fourth-largest producer in the world of the fibers that are used in acrylic fabrics. After the info talk and factory tour, Webster students […]

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Feb. 8: Celebrate Former President Jacqueline Grennan Wexler

Feb. 8: Celebrate Former President Jacqueline Grennan Wexler

| February 1, 2012 | 2 Comments

A celebration of former Webster University president Jacqueline Grennan Wexler‘s life will be held Wednesday, Feb. 8, at 1:30 p.m. in the Winifred Moore Auditorium. All members of the Webster University community are invited to attend. If you are unable to attend, we encourage you to share your memories of Jacqueline. Please send remembrances to: […]

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Discover Languages – Discover the World

Discover Languages – Discover the World

| February 1, 2012 | 0 Comments

Did you know February is “Discover Languages” month? To celebrate, the Department of International Languages and Cultures invites faculty, staff and students to visit any language or culture class that interests them during the month of February. Come see what all the excitement is about. Check the schedule online or call ext. 7047 for more […]

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In the News: Lewis’ Black History Month Concert; Conservatory Alum on TV Guide

In the News: Lewis’ Black History Month Concert; Conservatory Alum on TV Guide

| February 1, 2012 | 0 Comments

Recent coverage of Webster University performers includes: The St. Louis American is running a contest for tickets to the St. Louis Symphony’s special Black History Month Feb. 10 concert featuring Webster University alumna Jenifer Lewis: “Lift Every Voice – A Black History Month Celebration.” Tuesday night’s Conservatory of Theatre Arts staged reading of “8,” a […]

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