Archive for February, 2012

Global Explorers Visit Webster Vienna

Global Explorers Visit Webster Vienna

| February 22, 2012 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s campus in Vienna, Austria, recently received visitors from Sookmyung Women’s University, a private university in Yongsan-gu, Seoul, South Korea. Founded in 1906, Sookmyung is Korea’s first royal private educational institution for women. As part of the Global Explorer program, the eight were chosen from thousands of applicants to explore foreign countries and learn […]

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Dean’s Award, Outstanding Student Employee Nominations Due Feb. 27

Dean’s Award, Outstanding Student Employee Nominations Due Feb. 27

| February 22, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Dean’s Award for Service is an award given quarterly that recognizes Webster University students for performing a valuable service on or off campus. This award recognizes students’ volunteer efforts in their campus student leadership roles and in community service off-campus. Students can be nominated by any member of the Webster University community. You may […]

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Summer Registration Opens March 5

Summer Registration Opens March 5

| February 22, 2012 | 0 Comments

Summer Registration will open March 5 (undergraduate students) and March 7 (graduate students) for US domestic campuses and online courses. Registration for undergraduate students begins Monday, March 5 at 8 a.m. Central Daylight Time. The Office of the Registrar will open at 8 a.m. and the Academic Advising Center will open at 8:30 a.m. The […]

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Community Music School String Quartet Wins First Place at National Chamber Music Competition

Community Music School String Quartet Wins First Place at National Chamber Music Competition

| February 22, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Camerton String Quartet of the Preparatory Program (PREP) of the Community Music School of Webster University placed first in the string division and first overall in the Open Division at the Feb. 19 Midwest Young Artists 5th Annual Discover National Chamber Music Competition in Highland Park, Ill. Members of the Quartet include: Rebekah Heckler […]

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2012 Teaching Festival: Presentations Wednesday, Kemper Winners Panel and Reception Thursday

2012 Teaching Festival: Presentations Wednesday, Kemper Winners Panel and Reception Thursday

| February 21, 2012 | 0 Comments

The 2012 Webster University Teaching Festival continues Wednesday, Feb. 22, with presentations throughout the day, including a noon roundtable. The events conclude Thursday, Feb. 23, with the Kemper Award Winners Panel at noon, and Thursday’s closing reception from 4-6 p.m. Wednesday Presentations and Roundtable 9 a.m. – The 3R Approach: Teaching Academic Writing Through Roles, […]

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Snapshot: Global IR Students Visit Thailand’s UNICEF Headquarters

Snapshot: Global IR Students Visit Thailand’s UNICEF Headquarters

| February 21, 2012 | 0 Comments

Webster University students recently visited the local UNICEF (United Nations Children Fund) headquarters in Thailand to learn more about the well-known international organization known for ensuring the rights of children in developing countries all over the world. Accompanied by Webster Thailand faculty member Margaret McMillion, the group of Global M.A. in International Relations students met […]

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May Gallery Opening, Talk March 2: Stephen Mallon

May Gallery Opening, Talk March 2: Stephen Mallon

| February 21, 2012 | 0 Comments

The next exhibit in the May Gallery, “Stephen Mallon: Reframing the Machine,” will be on display March 2 – 20. The opening reception is Friday, March 2, 5 – 7 p.m., in the May Gallery, located on the second floor, west end, Sverdrup Building. Mallon will be speaking at 1 p.m. March 2 in Sverdrup […]

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Webster Geneva to Hold 17th Annual Humanitarian Conference March 1 and 2

Webster Geneva to Hold 17th Annual Humanitarian Conference March 1 and 2

| February 21, 2012 | 0 Comments

Webster University Geneva’s International Relations Department will hold its 17th annual International Humanitarian Conference on March 1 and 2 at Geneva’s International Conference Centre. This year’s theme, “Refugees and Armed Conflicts,” addresses one of the most challenging issues faced in humanitarian work. The 2012 conference is being organized around five themes: legal instruments and the […]

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Webster Men’s Basketball Hosts SLIAC Tourney Feb. 23, 25

Webster Men’s Basketball Hosts SLIAC Tourney Feb. 23, 25

| February 21, 2012 | 0 Comments

Webster University will host the St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference 2012 Men’s Basketball Tournament on Feb. 23 and 25. The Gorloks earned the right to host after their double overtime victory, 88-81, at MacMurray College Feb. 18. Webster clinched first place in the SLIAC with a victory Tuesday night over Fontbonne University and will face […]

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Feb. 20 – 24: Soul Food Week

Feb. 20 – 24: Soul Food Week

| February 20, 2012 | 0 Comments

Join the Multicultural Center and International Student Affairs in conjunction with Campus Dining to learn more about Soul Food. A different dish will be featured each day in Marletto’s during lunch. Enjoy the delightful soul food cooking style — rich in history, culture, and flavor! Tuesday – Chicken and Dumplings Wednesday – BBQ Pulled Pork […]

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