Archive for April, 2012

Federal Election Commission CFO Visits Webster NCR

Federal Election Commission CFO Visits Webster NCR

| April 2, 2012 | 0 Comments

In a crowded theatre on March 27, 2012, Webster University-National Capital Region (NCR) students had the pleasure of hearing an intriguing lecture from Mary Sprague, the Chief Financial Officer of the Federal Election Commission (FEC). Her wealth of experience, dynamic speaking skills and diverse audience made for lively discussions about management, campaign finances and the […]

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Dance Senior’s Work Selected for ACDFA Regional Conference

Dance Senior’s Work Selected for ACDFA Regional Conference

| April 2, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Department of Dance at Webster University is proud to announce that Hope Harl, one of our graduating seniors, choreographed a work which was selected for the Gala Concert of the American College Dance Festival Association Regional Conference (ACDFA) in Springfield, Mo., the weekend of March 24-25. The four students performing in the piece, The […]

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Undergraduate Philosophy Conference April 6

Undergraduate Philosophy Conference April 6

| April 2, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Philosophy Club will hold its annual Undergraduate Philosophy Conference Friday, April 6, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., in the Library Conference Room. RSVPs are not necessary, and lunch will be served. In addition to student presentations, there will be a keynote address at 1 p.m. by Kristin Borgwald and Heleana Theixos. Currently a […]

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SOC Focus on Faculty Brown Bags April 3, 11

SOC Focus on Faculty Brown Bags April 3, 11

| April 2, 2012 | 0 Comments

Please join the School of Communications in April for two interesting and informative presentations highlighting the extensive talents and insights of SOC faculty: • “Online Teaching and Film Production” will be presented by Juraj Bohus, associate professor, Film.The internet changes the film industry, access to information and creates new opportunities in teaching. Date/Time: Tuesday, April […]

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Arts and Education Workplace Giving Continues

Arts and Education Workplace Giving Continues

| April 2, 2012 | 0 Comments

St. Louis is a great city for the arts, and the Arts and Education Council supports so many of the things we love about Webster. Webster University has participated in A&E’s Workplace Giving Campaign for over 20 years, and our participation mirrors the University’s high-quality fine arts offerings as well as the Webster community’s dedication […]

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CMS Initiates Global Music Program with Bosnian Sevdah Ensemble

CMS Initiates Global Music Program with Bosnian Sevdah Ensemble

| April 2, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Community Music School of Webster University is pleased to present an interactive music workshop lead by Sevdah St. Louis on Saturday, April 14. Musicians from St. Louis’ Bosnian community will share their traditional music and culture in performance and through conversation. Participants will have the opportunity to experience a new musical style playing with […]

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New Media Tools and Human Rights at Webster Geneva

New Media Tools and Human Rights at Webster Geneva

| April 2, 2012 | 1 Comment

How is new media shaping the activities and reporting of modern protest movements and humanitarian action? That was one of the topics at the latest Media Trends conference at Webster University’s Geneva campus. The Media Communications department at the Geneva campus, in partnership with The Institute for Media and Global Governance (IMGG), hosted the third […]

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Poetry Reading by William Trowbridge April 5

Poetry Reading by William Trowbridge April 5

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Date/Time:  Thursday, April 5, 1:30 p.m. Location: Pearson House, Room 2 William Trowbridge has published five collections of poems: Enter Dark Stranger (1989), O Paradise (1995), Flickers (2000), The Complete Book of Kong (2003) and Ship of Fool (2011). His poems have appeared in more than thirty anthologies, as well as in periodicals such as […]

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Today Only: Vote for the Gorlok in Mascot Madness Final

Today Only: Vote for the Gorlok in Mascot Madness Final

| April 2, 2012 | 0 Comments

Winning handily, even on a Saturday, the Webster University Gorlok marched into today’s 2012 Mascot Madness Final, with a victory over Johnny of the Ft. Wayne (Ind.) Tincaps baseball team. The Gorlok needs your help to take the title today: The championship is Monday, April 2, as the Gorlok faces Archie of the Reno (N.V.) […]

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