Archive for January, 2013

Webster String Faculty Performs Jan. 29

| January 24, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Webster University String Faculty present an evening of creative and inventive music for strings and piano, including music of Piazzolla, Ravel and Saint-Saens Tuesday, Jan. 29, at 7 p.m. in the Community Music School Concert Hall. Admission is $5 for the general public and free for students, faculty and staff with valid Webster I.D. […]

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Wear Red for Heart Disease Feb. 1

| January 24, 2013 | 1 Comment

Heart Disease is the number one killer of women, affecting more women than men and causing more deaths than all forms of cancer combined. Webster Wellness is teaming up with The American Heart Association by participating in the 10th annual National Wear Red Day on Friday, Feb. 1, 2013. This is the one day each […]

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‘Green With Indie’ Craft Show March 9

| January 24, 2013 | 0 Comments

Webster University is hosting the “Green With Indie” Craft Show on Saturday, March 9, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m., in the University Center Grant Gym. Admission is free. This is the fourth time the craft fair has been held on the Webster Groves campus. The event is a family-friendly showcase of eco-friendly local independent designers […]

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Gorlok Baseball Cracks Another Top 10 Preseason Poll

Gorlok Baseball Cracks Another Top 10 Preseason Poll

| January 24, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Webster University 2013 baseball team has cracked the top-10 of another national pre-season poll. The Gorloks are ranked 10th in the D3 Baseball 2013 Preseason poll, garnering 360 points. Webster had already been ranked ninth in the Collegiate Baseball News preseason poll earlier this month. Webster finished seventh in D3 Baseball’s final 2012 poll. […]

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Welcome Webster’s New Director of Counseling

| January 23, 2013 | 2 Comments

Webster University is pleased to officially welcome Hemla Singaravelu as director of the MA in Counseling Program. She officially came on board Jan. 1, 2013. Singaravelu has been a tenured faculty member in the Department of Counseling and Family Therapy at Saint Louis University and briefly served as co-chair and director of the department’s master’s […]

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Panel Discussion of the film ‘Lincoln’ Jan. 30

| January 23, 2013 | 0 Comments

Lincoln, the film, has been generally praised not only for its cinematic properties but for its accuracy in portraying the politics behind the passing the 13th amendment.  However, there are dissenters, and even some admirers of the film take issue with some of the “historical facts” as portrayed. The Department of History, Politics and International […]

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Hunt Gallery Opening Reception for Laura Beard Jan. 25

| January 23, 2013 | 0 Comments

Laura Beard‘s “Recursion” will be exhibited in the Hunt Gallery from Jan. 25 – Feb. 23. Gallery Hours are 10 a.m. – 4 p.m., Monday – Friday, or by appointment. An opening reception will be held Friday, Jan. 25, 6 – 8 p.m., in the Hunt Gallery. The exhibit and reception are free and open […]

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Black History Month Concert: ‘A Tribute to Wes Montgomery’ Feb. 4

| January 23, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Eric Slaughter Quartet will present a tribute to jazz guitar legend Wes Montgomery Monday, Feb. 4, at 7 p.m. in the Moore Auditorium. Admission is $5 for the general public, and free to Webster faculty, staff and students with valid I.D. Indianapolis-born Montgomery was the major force in shaping the modern jazz guitar in […]

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Save the Date: Storyteller Bob Dotson on Campus April 24

| January 23, 2013 | 0 Comments

One of the best storytellers of our time, Bob Dotson, will speak at Webster University Wednesday, April 24, at 6:30 p.m., in the East Academic Building, Edward Jones Commons. Dotson’s long-running series, “American Story with Bob Dotson” is a regular feature on TODAY and other NBC news programs and has won more than 100 national and […]

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Snapshot: Service Dog-in-Training Visits HR Class at Edwards AFB

| January 23, 2013 | 0 Comments

Melanie McGuire‘s human resource class at Webster’s Edwards Air Force Base location, recently hosted two special guests: Melissa Billingsley-Rails, who volunteers with Canine Companions for Independence (CCI), and Calliope, an 11-month-old Lab Retriever in training. McGuire wanted to provide a demonstration for the class of the utility of service dogs allowed as a reasonable accommodation […]

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