Archive for November, 2012

Department of Music November Events

Department of Music November Events

| November 14, 2012 | 0 Comments

Pianist Daniel Schene and Friends, Sunday Nov. 18, 4 p.m., Moore Auditorium The concert features pianist Daniel Schene, director of keyboard studies, and Joseph Neske, orchestral reduction. The program features Johannes Brahms’ Piano Concerto No. 2 in B-Flat, Op. 83. Admission at the door is $5 for the general public, $3 for senior adults, and […]

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Snapshot: Webster Orlando Commencement Ceremony

| November 14, 2012 | 0 Comments

Webster University faculty, alumni, staff, students and their families gathered Saturday, Nov. 3, for the Webster Orlando, Fla., campus location’s 22nd annual commencement ceremony. The event at the Linda Chapin Theater in the Orange County Convention Center drew 125 Webster graduates, from all over Central Florida, to walk across the stage. Honored guests included keynote […]

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Remembering Conal Furay

Remembering Conal Furay

| November 14, 2012 | 1 Comment

Webster University has learned of the passing of long-time and beloved Webster colleague Conal Furay, professor emeritus of History, Politics and Law. The University expresses deepest sympathy to his many colleagues, friends and family. Conal’s contributions since he first began his nearly 40-year career at Webster were many, and they helped advance the University to […]

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Webster Ecology Class Researches Pollution at Kiefer Creek

| November 13, 2012 | 0 Comments

By outward appearance, Kiefer Creek is a clear, gurgling Ozark stream, the kind that begs visitors to take their shoes off and go wading. But looks can be deceiving. The west St. Louis County stream often carries high levels of bacterial contamination, a situation that environmental organizations as well as concerned area residents would like […]

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U.S. Ambassador Fields Student Questions during Webster Vienna Visit

| November 13, 2012 | 0 Comments

Webster University Vienna was honored to have U.S. Ambassador to Austria William Eacho on campus to speak Nov. 8 on issues related to the U.S presidential election. The ambassador talked on a broad range of topics, including how the results of the U.S. general election would affect U.S. foreign policy, electoral demographics and the role […]

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Snapshots: Nonprofits Mergers Panel ‘The Good, The Bad & The Ugly’

| November 13, 2012 | 0 Comments

Webster associate professor of Nonprofit Leadership, Barrett Baebler, served as panel moderator for “Nonprofits Mergers: The Good, the Bad & the Ugly” Nov. 12. The panel addressed a packed classroom in the East Academic Building and was sponsored by the George Herbert Walker School of Business & Technology’s MA in Nonprofit Leadership. In addition to […]

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Global Holiday Tree Trimming Party Nov. 29

Global Holiday Tree Trimming Party Nov. 29

| November 13, 2012 | 0 Comments

To celebrate the rich diversity of Webster’s worldwide network, a uniquely decorated Global Holiday Tree will be on display in the University Center throughout the month of December. President Beth Stroble and Provost Julian Schuster invites students, faculty, staff and alumni from every Webster campus to help trim the tree and share their holiday traditions […]

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CMS Fall Preparatory Program Fall Concert Nov. 18

CMS Fall Preparatory Program Fall Concert Nov. 18

| November 13, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Community Music School (CMS) of Webster University presents the Preparatory Program Fall Concert Sunday, Nov. 18, at 3 p.m. in the CMS Concert Hall. Seven chamber groups will present a diversity of works, including: first movement from Mozart’s Quartet No. 14 in G Major; K. 378 “Spring;” Prokofiev’s Overture on Hebrew Themes, Op. 34; […]

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Leiden Counseling Psych; Schuster’s Novel; Fyfe on Sustainability Panel; Carter’s Veterans Day Lecture; ‘Inciteful’ Women

Leiden Counseling Psych; Schuster’s Novel; Fyfe on Sustainability Panel; Carter’s Veterans Day Lecture; ‘Inciteful’ Women

| November 13, 2012 | 0 Comments

Recent news about Webster University community members includes: Women’s Business Initiative International currently features an article on Webster’s MA in Counseling Psychology, mentioning Marie Thompson, head of Behavioral and Social Sciences at Webster Leiden. It also mentions the Webster Leiden research project, The Bijlmer Project, which address the psychosocial needs of victims of human trafficking […]

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Webster Wellness Promotes Great American Smokeout Nov. 15

Webster Wellness Promotes Great American Smokeout Nov. 15

| November 13, 2012 | 0 Comments

Webster Wellness invites you to take part in the Great American Smokeout on Thursday, Nov. 15. Do you want to quit smoking — or do you care about someone who does? Webster Wellness, Counseling & Life Development and the American Cancer Society urge people to use this date to sit down and make a plan […]

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