Archive for June, 2012

Fox Performing Arts Charitable Foundation Invests in University’s Dance Demo

Fox Performing Arts Charitable Foundation Invests in University’s Dance Demo

| June 18, 2012 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s Department of Dance is very pleased to announce that it has completed another successful year of the Dance Demo, an arts education and outreach program that has been serving local high schools for the past three years. Since 2009, the FOX Performing Arts Charitable Foundation has supported the Dance Demo program with annual […]

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Film Series: “Amnesty” June 19

Film Series: “Amnesty” June 19

| June 18, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Webster University Film Series presents “Amnesty” Tuesday, June 19, at 7:30 p.m. in the Winfred Moore Auditorium. Global Lens AMNESTY (Amnistia) (Bujar Alimani, 2011, Albania, 83 min.) A newly enacted law allowing prisoners conjugal visits sparks an unlikely friendship between two lonely people visiting their incarcerated spouses. Elsa’s contact with her husband is silent […]

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Joe Schuster’s Book; Koerber in ‘HR Professionals’; Kleinman in Biology Journal; Smith-Glenn on Leadership

Joe Schuster’s Book; Koerber in ‘HR Professionals’; Kleinman in Biology Journal; Smith-Glenn on Leadership

| June 18, 2012 | 0 Comments

Recent accomplishments by Webster University faculy and staff include: Communications & Journalism chair and acting dean of the Webster University School of Communications Joe Schuster appeared on St. Louis TV Channel 4’s Great Day! St. Louis program on June 13 talking about his recently published first novel, “The Might Have Been.” He also participated in […]

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Express Yourself, Webster: With Book Spine Poetry

Express Yourself, Webster: With Book Spine Poetry

| June 18, 2012 | 0 Comments

As a worldwide institution, Webster University provides faculty, staff and students unique opportunities to connect with each other around the world. From Los Angeles to Thailand, creativity abounds at each of our Webster locations. (Certainly “express yourself” is a tenet we live by.) We invite you to celebrate that creativity by submitting a poem using […]

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K.C. Commencement Features Local Flavor, Returning Alumni

K.C. Commencement Features Local Flavor, Returning Alumni

| June 18, 2012 | 1 Comment

Webster University’s Kansas City campus location celebrated its 38th annual commencement May 23, and it was truly a uniquely Webster occasion. Several visitors from the home campus in St. Louis joined the ceremony, which also featured local traditions and representation from Webster K.C. alumni. Provost Julian Schuster gave the keynote address, and faculty, graduates and […]

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NAACP to Honor President Stroble with “Inspiring St. Louisan” Award

NAACP to Honor President Stroble with “Inspiring St. Louisan” Award

| June 15, 2012 | 0 Comments

Webster President Elizabeth (Beth) J. Stroble will be honored Friday, June 15, at the St. Louis City NAACP’s Annual Freedom Fund Dinner, “Affirming America’s Promise,” at the Renaissance Grand Hotel in downtown St. Louis. Stroble will receive the organization’s “Inspiring St. Louisan” award. Others to be honored at the dinner include Bob Love, director of […]

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Compensation Forum with University Leaders Covers Financial Picture, Strategic Investment in HR

Compensation Forum with University Leaders Covers Financial Picture, Strategic Investment in HR

| June 15, 2012 | 0 Comments

To help meet the strategic prism objective of investing in human resources, Webster University remains committed to offering competitive compensation to reward and retain current employees while also expanding by attracting new ones. Initiatives like the Global Leadership Academy, Webster Wellness programs, staff development funds, and job reclassifications – 38 reclassifications were approved for the […]

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Film Series: “Gerhard Richter Painting” June 15-18

Film Series: “Gerhard Richter Painting” June 15-18

| June 15, 2012 | 0 Comments

Webster University Film Series presents GERHARD RICHTER PAINTING (Corinna Belz, 2012, Germany, 97 min.) this weekend, June 15, 16, 17 and Monday, June 18, at 7:30 p.m. in the Winfred Moore Auditorium. One of the world’s greatest living painters, the German artist Gerhard Richter has spent over half a century experimenting with a tremendous range […]

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Snapshot: Fond Farewell to Mary Krchma

Snapshot: Fond Farewell to Mary Krchma

| June 15, 2012 | 1 Comment

Colleagues, alumni, donors, friends and family gathered Thursday afternoon, June 14, at the Love Foundation Alumni House to wish Mary Krchma well as she retires from Webster’s Alumni and Development Office after 11 years of service.

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Discounted Tickets Available for Opera Theatre’s ‘Carmen’ June 19

Discounted Tickets Available for Opera Theatre’s ‘Carmen’ June 19

| June 14, 2012 | 0 Comments

Opera Theatre of Saint Louis is has a special offer for Webster faculty and staff for a recently added performance of “Carmen” on Tuesday, June 19, at 8 p.m. Tickets for faculty and staff will be available for $25 (regularly $50 – $128). Student tickets are $15, the usual student rate. Faculty and staff who […]

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