Archive for March, 2012

April 7: Alumni Association Easter Egg Hunt

April 7: Alumni Association Easter Egg Hunt

| March 26, 2012 | 0 Comments

Join the Webster University Alumni Association for our annual Easter Egg Hunt! Date/Time: Saturday, April 7, 10 a.m. Location: University Center Quad (between University Center and Sverdrup Complex) Admission: $5 per child. RSVP here by April 4. After the hunt, children can get their picture taken with the Easter Bunny, enjoy a balloon animal created […]

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Ann Mack: ‘Transportation: Our Health and Our Environment’ April 24

Ann Mack: ‘Transportation: Our Health and Our Environment’ April 24

| March 26, 2012 | 0 Comments

Ann Mack, director of Trailnet, adjunct professor and Webster alumna, will be the School of Education’s Sustainability Speaker April 24, on the topic “Transportation: our health and our environment.” Date/Time: Tuesday, April 24, 7 p.m. Location: Emerson Library Conference Room Admission: Free * * * Ann Rivers Mack has held the position of executive director […]

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Harry Brod: ‘Working From and Against Privilege’ April 5

Harry Brod: ‘Working From and Against Privilege’ April 5

| March 26, 2012 | 0 Comments

What would motivate those from dominant social groups to join as allies in struggles for justice with those from correspondingly subordinated groups? How can identities of masculinity, whiteness and heterosexuality become the foundations to undo the structures of social privilege they embody? Harry Brod, author, scholar, and professor of Philosophy and Humanities at the University […]

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April 1: CMS Percussion Ensemble’s Spring Concert

April 1: CMS Percussion Ensemble’s Spring Concert

| March 26, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Community Music School of Webster University is proud to present the Percussion Ensemble’s Spring Concert on Sunday, April 1. Under the direction of adjunct professor Erin Elstner, selections include Peel’s Dusk to Dawn, J.S. Bach’s “Prelude” from Sonata VI, Daughtrey’s Edge of the World, Sammut’s Rotation IV, Hall’s Escape Velocity, Debussy/arr. Steven’s Dr. Gradus […]

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X Blue Rayne Performance March 29

X Blue Rayne Performance March 29

| March 26, 2012 | 1 Comment

Webster University Gospel Choir hosts a Woman’s History Event, “Let Her Speak!” A Women’s History Celebration, with author, international poet, spoken word artist and songwriter X Blu Rayne. Date/Time:  Thursday, March 29, 7 p.m. Location:   Thompson Music Building Recital Hall Admission: Free; light refreshments served This event will be an intimate woman-to-woman session where […]

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WSA Webinar: PTSD and Your Students – What You Need to Know

WSA Webinar: PTSD and Your Students – What You Need to Know

| March 26, 2012 | 0 Comments

Webster Staff Alliance hosts a webinar Thursday, March 29, 10 – 11 a.m. CDT, presented by Gladys Smith, assistant director, Counseling & Life Development Office. Topics to be covered include: post traumatic stress, resources for veterans and how university personnel can better serve members of the military. A major focus will be placed on the […]

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“Contemporary Icons” Brings Bulgarian Artists to Webster

“Contemporary Icons” Brings Bulgarian Artists to Webster

| March 26, 2012 | 1 Comment

The opening of “Contemporary Icons: Recent Art from Bulgaria” was a hit Friday, drawing a crowd of art lovers to Webster University’s Hunt Gallery. Curated by Webster Art professor Jeff Hughes, the exhibition is the first group show of contemporary artists from Bulgaria in the Midwest. While not specifically political in nature, many of the […]

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Surfacing Presents “The Vagina Monologues: Writings to Stop Violence Against Women and Girls”

Surfacing Presents “The Vagina Monologues: Writings to Stop Violence Against Women and Girls”

| March 26, 2012 | 0 Comments

The weekend of March 30-31 the student Surfacing Theatre group presents “The Vagina Monologues: Writings to Stop Violence Against Women and Girls.” Come watch your Webster friends perform monologues to benefit the Women of Haiti. Performances Friday, March 30 – 7:30 p.m. Saturday, March 31 – 2:30 p.m. Saturday, March 31 – 7:30 p.m. Location: […]

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Acclaimed Filmmaker Steve James Comes to Webster University

Acclaimed Filmmaker Steve James Comes to Webster University

| March 23, 2012 | 0 Comments

Webster University and the Office of Corporate Partnerships welcome award-winning filmmaker Steve James, as an inaugural 2012 Global Leader in Residence on April 26-28 in the School of Communications. James is a producer with Chicago-based Kartemquin Films, a documentary group that has been making films since 1966. His films have played in international festivals including […]

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Philosophy Club Presentation: What Will You Do with a Philosophy Degree?

Philosophy Club Presentation: What Will You Do with a Philosophy Degree?

| March 23, 2012 | 0 Comments

Interested in philosophy? The Philosophy Club hosts: “What are you going to do with a Philosophy degree?” This informal presentation and discussion on career choices will be held on Thursday, March 29, 4-5 p.m., in Pearson House Room 2.

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