Archive for July, 2012

Confucius Institute Camp Teaches about Chinese Culture, Language

Confucius Institute Camp Teaches about Chinese Culture, Language

| July 3, 2012 | 0 Comments

Anyone passing by Marletto’s on a recent Friday morning would have immediately noticed the sounds of children’s conversations and laughter wafting through the cafeteria doors. That’s because a group of kids were having fun making Chinese dumplings, an activity that was part of a week-long summer camp sponsored by the Confucius Institute. The K-6 participants, […]

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July 5: Film Series Presents ‘Rock & Rule’ at Schlafly Bottleworks

July 5: Film Series Presents ‘Rock & Rule’ at Schlafly Bottleworks

| July 3, 2012 | 0 Comments

Webster University Film Series presents Rock & Rule Thursday, July 5 at 8 p.m. in the lively atmosphere of Schlafly Bottleworks, 7260 Southwest Ave., Maplewood, Mo. There is ample parking and great beer on tap. Strange Brew: Cult Films at Schlafly Bottleworks ROCK & RULE (Clive A. Smith, 1983, USA, 77 min.) Mok, a wicked […]

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Myrtle Beach Campus Inducts Eight Into Delta Mu Delta

Myrtle Beach Campus Inducts Eight Into Delta Mu Delta

| July 3, 2012 | 0 Comments

Webster’s campus in Myrtle Beach, S.C., recently inducted eight new members into the Lambda Kappa chapter of Delta Mu Delta, an international honor society in business administration chartered at Webster University. The Myrtle Beach chapter is composed of students from the Myrtle Beach and Shaw Air Force Base (Sumter) campuses. Delta Mu Delta’s first induction […]

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Cello Fest Master Class with Tanya Carey July 16 – 18

Cello Fest Master Class with Tanya Carey July 16 – 18

| July 3, 2012 | 0 Comments

Nationally recognized cellist and pedagogue, Tanya Carey, will present a series of cello master classes at the Community Music School Center, 535 Garden Ave., July 16-18. The master classes are free and open to the public. Schedule of events: • July 16 Master Class:  1 – 3:30 p.m. • July 17 Master Classes:  9:30 a.m. […]

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Central Florida Regional Director Tom Janke Publishes “Sojourner”

Central Florida Regional Director Tom Janke Publishes “Sojourner”

| July 2, 2012 | 7 Comments

Webster Central Florida regional director Tom Janke recently published Sojourner: The Love Songs of Everyman, a series of personal reflections on the military career that shaped his views of a changing world. The book is a reflective memoir of a Vietnam veteran. Through a mix of poetry and brief narratives, Janke shares the opportunity to […]

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Film Series: ‘Qarantina’ July 3

Film Series: ‘Qarantina’ July 3

| July 2, 2012 | 0 Comments

Webster University Film Series presents Qarantina Tuesday, July 3, at 7:30 p.m. in the Winfred Moore Auditorium. Global Lens QARANTINA (Oday Rasheed, 2010, Iraq, 90 min.) A broken family, headed by the patriarch, Salih, lives within the gated courtyard of a dilapidated house in Baghdad. Salih’s pregnant daughter has fallen mute and only finds solace […]

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Summer Jazz Camp Concerts July 10, 13

Summer Jazz Camp Concerts July 10, 13

| July 2, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Department of Music’s annual Summer Jazz Camp takes place on campus July 9-13. As part of the event there are two evening concerts free and open to the public: • Jazz Faculty Ensemble: Tuesday, July 10, 7 p.m., Thompson Music Building Recital Hall • Student Jazz Combos: Friday July 13, 7 p.m., Community Music […]

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Coming Soon: Important Information About Your Webster University Retirement Plan

Coming Soon: Important Information About Your Webster University Retirement Plan

| July 2, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Webster University Human Resources Department and TIAA-CREF want to make sure you have all the information you need to take full advantage of Webster University’s retirement plans. A new Department of Labor regulation soon to take effect will help you make more informed decisions about your retirement plan investment options. This regulation requires retirement […]

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