Archive for July, 2012

Reel Paris Class Experiences “City of Lights”

Reel Paris Class Experiences “City of Lights”

| July 18, 2012 | 0 Comments

Imagine taking an eight-week online film class culminating in a week’s stay in Paris. That’s exactly what a group of  students in Webster’s Reel Paris hybrid online-field trip course did the week of June 17-23. Up to that time, the class took place online through readings, screenings, discussion boards and writing assignments focusing on classic […]

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CMS Young Years Demo Days for Children and Parents Aug. 4

CMS Young Years Demo Days for Children and Parents Aug. 4

| July 17, 2012 | 0 Comments

Children ages 3 – 7-years-old and their parents are invited to sing, dance, play instruments and have fun at the Young Years Demo Days, at the Community Music School of Webster University on Saturday, Aug. 4: • 10-11:30 a.m. at 535 Garden Ave., Webster University campus, Webster Groves, Mo. • 1:30-3 p.m. at the Leon […]

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Film Series: “Pegase” (Pegasus) July 17

Film Series: “Pegase” (Pegasus) July 17

| July 17, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Webster University Film Series presents Pegase (Pegasus) Tuesday, July 17 at 7:30 p.m. in the Winifred Moore Auditorium. Global Lens PEGASE (Pegasus) Mohamed Mouftakir, 2010, Morocco, 104 min. Zineb is an emotionally exhausted psychiatrist assigned to treat a young pregnant woman who was found in the street and who believes she is being stalked […]

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Faculty Workshop: Sustainability in the Curriculum and the Classroom

Faculty Workshop: Sustainability in the Curriculum and the Classroom

| July 17, 2012 | 0 Comments

Webster University faculty and their local colleagues have an excellent opportunity to workshop on incorporating sustainability in their curriculum and classroom through an event hosted at Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville. Modeled after the Ponderosa Project at Northern Arizona University and the Piedmont Project at Emory University, this all-day workshop for area university faculty will […]

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Chess at Webster: Susan Polgar Girls’ Invitational July 22 – 27

Chess at Webster: Susan Polgar Girls’ Invitational July 22 – 27

| July 17, 2012 | 1 Comment

The Ninth Annual Susan Polgar Girls’ Invitational, the most prestigious all-girls chess event in the United States, will be held at Webster University July 22 through July 27, 2012. The event, which is a partnership between the Susan Polgar Foundation and Webster University, will showcase some of the top young (under age 19) female talent […]

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Volunteers Needed New Student Orientation Week, Aug. 16-18

Volunteers Needed New Student Orientation Week, Aug. 16-18

| July 16, 2012 | 0 Comments

The First Year Experience Program is currently planning New Student Orientation (NSO) 2012 and we would love your help! We are looking for volunteers during Orientation Weekend, August 16 – 18. We need help in many areas — including but not limited to — directing new students to locations around campus, greeting students as they […]

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In the News: Webster Audio Aesthetics and Technology at the RFT

In the News: Webster Audio Aesthetics and Technology at the RFT

| July 16, 2012 | 0 Comments

A write-up in the music blog of St. Louis alternative weekly Riverfront Times shines the spotlight on Webster University’s Audio Aesthetics and Technology programs. From the blog: Webster University is making big noise in the sound recording field. For 24 years, the University’s Department of Audio Aesthetics and Technology has been offering professional quality recordings to international and […]

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Teach Out of Programs at Elgin Campus Location

Teach Out of Programs at Elgin Campus Location

| July 16, 2012 | 0 Comments

One of Webster University’s competitive advantages is its ability to quickly adjust to changes in its environment. The University prides itself on being responsive to the students and communities it serves, striving to meet their unmet needs with high-quality academic offerings. As part of maintaining this standard, sometimes tough choices must be made in order […]

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Webster’s Dooley and Stevenson 2012 NYCBL All-Stars

Webster’s Dooley and Stevenson 2012 NYCBL All-Stars

| July 13, 2012 | 0 Comments

Webster University baseball players Steven Dooley and Cody Stevenson were selected to play in the New York College Baseball League’s annual All-Star game on July 11. Dooley (Florissant Valley Community College, Mo.) and Stevenson (Centralia High School, Ill.), who will both be seniors this year, are members this summer of the Hornell Dodgers, a member […]

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Campus Snapshot: Space Coast Commencement 2012

Campus Snapshot: Space Coast Commencement 2012

| July 13, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Space Coast region campuses celebrated the graduation of over 160 students at a ceremony held June 8 in Melbourne, Fla. Webster alumna and local attorney, Dedra Sibley, delivered the commencement address to nearly 100 graduates and several hundred family and friends. A week prior to the ceremony, Webster alumni, faculty and staff attended a […]

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