Archive for November, 2012

Snapshot: Global MA in International Relations Geneva Orientation

Snapshot: Global MA in International Relations Geneva Orientation

| November 2, 2012 | 0 Comments

The 10 students from the Webster University Global MA in International Relations (GMAIR) Cohort 3 landed in Geneva Oct. 29 for orientation at Webster’s Geneva campus. The orientation included a campus tour, an introduction to the administrative and student services, library and IT issues. “The Globals” were able to meet the faculty of the History, […]

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Resident Assistant Selection Process Begins for 2013-2014

Resident Assistant Selection Process Begins for 2013-2014

| November 2, 2012 | 0 Comments

It’s time to begin the Resident Assistant (RA) selection process for 2013-2014. The first information session (which is required for a student to receive an application) is on Tuesday, Nov. 13, 4 p.m. in the WVA Clubhouse. Perks of Becoming a Resident Assistant: Meet new people Develop leadership skills Plan fun events Build your resume […]

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Alumni News: Abuse Victims’ Champion; Senior Fitness Guru

Alumni News: Abuse Victims’ Champion; Senior Fitness Guru

| November 2, 2012 | 0 Comments

Webster alumna Amy Lorenz-Moser ’97, who has won national recognition for her work on behalf of abused women, is featured in the documentary “The Perfect Victim” to be shown Nov. 18, 2:30 p.m., at Washington University’s Brown Hall as part of St. Louis International Film Festival (SLIFF). Lorenz-Moser, a member of Armstrong Teasdale’s Litigation practice […]

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Geneva Photography Student’s Work Included in Art Book

Geneva Photography Student’s Work Included in Art Book

| November 2, 2012 | 1 Comment

Webster University student Harry Kakoulidis contributed his photograph “Ice Storm on the Lake Léman” to the art book, “Léman Arctique – Ice Storm,” compiled by Sándor Szabados of the Swiss publication company Beyond the Lens. The book, containing a collection of photos taken around Lake Léman in February 2012 during a 14-day freeze, is scheduled for […]

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Ocala Counseling Class Dives into Diverse Cultural Issues

Ocala Counseling Class Dives into Diverse Cultural Issues

| November 2, 2012 | 0 Comments

An assignment to present an event promoting inclusiveness in the role of a large company’s department leaders brought several Webster counseling students closer together. The performance of the class in Social Cultural Issues at Webster’s Ocala, Fla., campus location, exceeded expectations. On the night of the event, students added handmade ornaments celebrating diversity to the […]

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Video: Suzanne Sitherwood, Laclede CEO, on Energy Industry

Video: Suzanne Sitherwood, Laclede CEO, on Energy Industry

| November 2, 2012 | 0 Comments

Webster University President Beth Stroble and Provost Julian Schuster welcomed Suzanne Sitherwood, president and chief executive officer of The Laclede Group, Inc. to Webster’s home campus on Tuesday, Oct. 30. A reception was followed by Sitherwood’s talk, “The Path Forward: The Future of Natural Gas,” as part of the Webster University Presents: Contemporary Conversations for […]

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International Education Week Nov. 5 – 9

International Education Week Nov. 5 – 9

| November 1, 2012 | 0 Comments

Global Citizenship in Action at Webster University About International Education Week (IEW): IEW is an opportunity to celebrate the benefits of international education and exchange worldwide. This joint initiative of the U.S. Department of State and the U.S. Department of Education promotes programs that prepare Americans for a global environment and attract future leaders from […]

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Salvadoran Speakers Discuss Mining vs. Water Rights Nov. 8

Salvadoran Speakers Discuss Mining vs. Water Rights Nov. 8

| November 1, 2012 | 0 Comments

A brown bag lunch talk, “Mining v. Water Rights in a Poor Salvadoran Community,” will be presented Thursday, Nov. 8, noon – 1:30 p.m., in the University Center Presentation Room. The talk will touch on sustainable development, free trade, environment and politics in Central America today. Two Salvadorans currently touring the U.S. under the auspices of […]

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Film Series: ‘Somewhere Between’ Nov. 3 – 4

Film Series: ‘Somewhere Between’ Nov. 3 – 4

| November 1, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Webster University Film Series presents “Somewhere Between” Saturday, Nov. 3, and Sunday,  Nov. 4, at 7:30 p.m. in the Moore Auditorium. Admission is $4 or faculty and staff, and free to Webster University students with valid ID. SOMEWHERE BETWEEN (Linda Goldstein Knowlton, 2011, USA, 88 min.) In profiling Chinese adoptees in contemporary America, Linda […]

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Webster Singers Celebrate National Opera Week Nov. 4

| November 1, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Webster community is invited to come to Plaza Frontenac’s central atrium this Sunday, Nov. 4, at 1:30 or 2:30 to hear Webster voice faculty and students sing songs and arias in celebration of National Opera Week, sponsored by Opera America. Performers are Heather Patterson, Debby Lennon, Johanna Nordhorn, Emma Sorenson, Jimmy Stevens, Colby Dunn, […]

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