Archive for July, 2012

RFP for Global WAN Released

RFP for Global WAN Released

| July 10, 2012 | 0 Comments

On July 6, Webster University took another significant step toward achieving its vision as a worldwide institution by releasing a Request for Proposal (RFP) for the creation of a Global Wide Area Network (WAN). A Global WAN means one telecom network will connect all Webster campuses across the globe, creating consistent service for all constituents […]

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The Community Music School Presents ‘Cello Fest 2012: Cellists without Borders’

The Community Music School Presents ‘Cello Fest 2012: Cellists without Borders’

| July 10, 2012 | 1 Comment

The Community Music School of Webster University proudly presents “Cello Fest 2012: Cellists without Borders,” Thursday, July 19, at 7 p.m. in the  Community Music School Concert Hall. Admission is $10 for adults and $5 students and seniors. The concert includes music by Villa-Lobos, John Williams, Popper, Klengel, John Phillips Sousa and Chuck Mangione, among […]

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Historic H. Sam Priest Center Gets a Summer Facelift

Historic H. Sam Priest Center Gets a Summer Facelift

| July 10, 2012 | 0 Comments

“This is probably the University’s most historically significant house,” says senior project manager Steve Strang, referring to the nearly 100-year-old H. Sam Priest Center that is undergoing extensive exterior renovations this summer. Acquired by the University in 1990, the Arts and Crafts style house on the Webster Groves campus is home to the Department of […]

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Save the Date: Fall Convocation with New Schedule Aug. 16

Save the Date: Fall Convocation with New Schedule Aug. 16

| July 10, 2012 | 0 Comments

Please mark your calendars for Fall Convocation on Thursday, Aug. 16, and note the changes in the schedule for this important annual event. President Beth Stroble and Provost Julian Schuster will update faculty and staff on the University’s progress over the past year, milestones that move us closer to achieving our vision, and discussion of […]

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‘Contemporary Icons: Recent Art from Bulgaria’ Opens in Vienna July 13

‘Contemporary Icons: Recent Art from Bulgaria’ Opens in Vienna July 13

| July 9, 2012 | 0 Comments

“Contemporary Icons: Recent Art from Bulgaria,” an exhibit curated by art professor Jeffrey Hughes and organized in Vienna by adjunct professor Michael Schneider was the first exhibition of contemporary Bulgarian art in the Midwest and is now the first Hunt Gallery exhibition to travel internationally. First exhibited in the Hunt Gallery on the Webster Groves […]

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Put on a Show: Presentation Technology Upgraded in Sunnen Lounge

Put on a Show: Presentation Technology Upgraded in Sunnen Lounge

| July 9, 2012 | 0 Comments

If you’ve seen a presentation in Sunnen Lounge this summer, you may have already noticed some new bells and whistles. Through the efforts of a joint team comprised of the University Center leadership, Information Technology and our partners at Conference Technologies Inc. who performed the work, vice president of Information Technology Ken Freeman is pleased […]

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Snapshots/Video: Webster Featured in ‘Salute to the Troops’ at Fair Saint Louis

Snapshots/Video: Webster Featured in ‘Salute to the Troops’ at Fair Saint Louis

| July 9, 2012 | 2 Comments

As a major sponsor of this year’s Fair Saint Louis, held on the grounds of the Gateway Arch to celebrate Independence Day, Webster University was also a proud participant in the Fair’s “Salute to the Troops” on Friday, July 6. Despite near-record-breaking heat, a brave crowd turned out for the celebration Friday night to welcome […]

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In the News: Akande on U.S. Jobs; Rishe on MLB All-Star Game; Webster Student at the Muny

In the News: Akande on U.S. Jobs; Rishe on MLB All-Star Game; Webster Student at the Muny

| July 9, 2012 | 0 Comments

Recent news coverage featuring Webster University includes: The U.S. Labor Department jobs report released last week said 80,000 jobs were added and the unemployment rate was unchanged. Benjamin Akande, dean of Webster University’s George Herbert Walker School of Business & Technology, was a guest on KTVI-TV Fox2 to explain what the report means. Watch the […]

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Discounted Aug. 4 Cardinals Tickets to Benefit Webster Volleyball

Discounted Aug. 4 Cardinals Tickets to Benefit Webster Volleyball

| July 9, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Webster University women’s volleyball team is teaming up with the St. Louis Cardinals for a fundraiser to benefit the volleyball program. The volleyball team has a block of tickets in section 270 (left field loge) at Busch Stadium for the Saturday, Aug. 4 game vs. the Milwaukee Brewers. The face value of these tickets […]

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Westport, WingHaven Open Information Sessions July 9-19

Westport, WingHaven Open Information Sessions July 9-19

| July 9, 2012 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s Westport and WingHaven campus locations are offering open information sessions July 9-19. The sessions include orientation to Webster University and campus tours for prospective students. The sessions included helpful information regarding student services and resources, how to start a personal program plan, and information about our convenient application and registration process. For students […]

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