Archive for November, 2012

Peabody Opera House, Scottrade Center Discounts for Students, Faculty/Staff

Peabody Opera House, Scottrade Center Discounts for Students, Faculty/Staff

| November 12, 2012 | 0 Comments

Webster students, faculty and staff can take advantage of discounted tickets to the following shows at the Peabody Opera House and Scottrade Center: Peabody Opera House Performances The Radio City Christmas Spectacular (Nov. 13-17) Moscow Ballet’s Great Russian Nutcracker (Dec. 5) Scottrade Center Performances Transiberian Orchestra (Dec. 27) The Harlem Globetrotters (Jan. 4, 2013) Depending […]

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Webster Thailand Helps Local Teachers with English Conference

Webster Thailand Helps Local Teachers with English Conference

| November 12, 2012 | 0 Comments

For Webster University, being globally connected and locally committed has many different applications. In Thailand earlier this month, that local commitment meant connecting with school teachers who play an important role in a major national priority. The Second Webster University Thailand Conference for Teachers of English, sponsored by Webster University – Thailand’s (WUT) Arts and […]

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Snapshot: Webster Chamber Orchestra Joined by Lindbergh High School Orchestra

Snapshot: Webster Chamber Orchestra Joined by Lindbergh High School Orchestra

| November 12, 2012 | 0 Comments

Paul G. Davis, director of Instrumental Studies, led the combined orchestras of St. Louis-area Lindbergh High School  and Webster University in concert on Sunday, Nov. 11. The finale of the concert featured Lindbergh students seated side-by-side with Webster students and faculty. Each group also performed separately. Donna Vince, adjunct piano professor, was the featured soloist […]

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Gorloks Soccer, Volleyball, Cross Country NCAA Regional Results

Gorloks Soccer, Volleyball, Cross Country NCAA Regional Results

| November 12, 2012 | 0 Comments

The 2012 seasons have come to an end for the Webster University volleyball, men’s and women’s soccer, and cross country teams, but each produced some stellar performances before all was said and done. Senior Ethan Jeffries was among the Webster standouts at the Nov. 10 NCAA Division III Midwest Regional in Winneconne, Wis. View the […]

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Student Time Sheet Schedule for Thanksgiving Holiday

Student Time Sheet Schedule for Thanksgiving Holiday

| November 12, 2012 | 0 Comments

From Parvin Nadimi, Payroll director: Due to the Thanksgiving holiday weekend, Payroll is asking all supervisors to turn in student time sheets by 9:30 a.m. on Thursday, Nov. 15, for the payroll to be paid on Wednesday, Nov. 21. The Payroll Office will process all time sheets received by 9:30 a.m. on Friday, Nov. 16, […]

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Hellinger, Williams on Election 2012; Visconti’s Photo Project; Kleinman on Science History

Hellinger, Williams on Election 2012; Visconti’s Photo Project; Kleinman on Science History

| November 9, 2012 | 0 Comments

Recent news of note from Webster University faculty and staff: Political science professor Gwyneth Williams participated in the discussion, “Women Play Big Role In 2012 Election Cycle,” on NPR affiliate KWMU’s St. Louis On the Air program, Nov. 8. Host Don Marsh discussed the role women played in the 2012 election cycle with Williams and […]

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Son’s Diagnosis Brings Webster Louisville Class Together

Son’s Diagnosis Brings Webster Louisville Class Together

| November 9, 2012 | 1 Comment

This fall, Webster University faculty Lori Moore‘s Group Development course at the Louisville campus location typified the kind of personal connections that can form in Webster classrooms. As the syllabus states, the class delivers the fundamental concepts relating to group dynamics, group decision making, and interpersonal conflict, and introduces students to different types of group-level […]

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Snapshot: Fort Bragg Graduation Ceremony

Snapshot: Fort Bragg Graduation Ceremony

| November 9, 2012 | 0 Comments

The 43 Webster graduates at the recent Fort Bragg, N.C. commencement ceremony represented seven of the eight master’s programs offered at Webster’s Fort Bragg campus location. Overall, 30 institutions of higher education were represented in the  Nov. 1 joint graduation and recognition ceremony. During the ceremony, blue gown-clad Webster graduates were individually hooded with their […]

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UPDATED: Kersting Named to 2012 AVCA All-American Volleyball Team

UPDATED: Kersting Named to 2012 AVCA All-American Volleyball Team

| November 9, 2012 | 0 Comments

Webster University volleyball‘s Sam Kersting was named to the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) 2012 NCAA III All-Central Region team. Kersting, selected as a middle blocker to the team, was one of just three sophomores among the fourteen players chosen. Kersting has been a major contributor her first season with the Gorloks.  She leads the […]

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Premier: ‘WaterWalk,’ Featuring ‘Terrific’ Work of Webster Film Students

Premier: ‘WaterWalk,’ Featuring ‘Terrific’ Work of Webster Film Students

| November 9, 2012 | 1 Comment

This weekend brings the St. Louis premier of WaterWalk, a Mississippi River film marked by a familiar regional focus. It’s also marked by the outstanding work of Webster University film production students. Based on the true story of Steve and Justin Faulkner’s attempt to become the first single canoe team to retrace the Marquette/Joliet discovery […]

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