Archive for March, 2013

Watch Susan Polgar Swiftly Check Hosts on ‘Fox & Friends’

| March 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

In advance of the 2013 College Chess Final Four April 5-7 in Rockville, Md., Webster University chess coach Susan Polgar was invited to play outside in New York City on the “Fox & Friends” morning news show Monday, March 18. Braving some brisk temperatures in Manhattan, the hosts challenged Polgar to a 90-second game on […]

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Call for Kinematifest 2013 Submissions

| March 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

Webster University is calling for submissions for Kinematifest 6 taking place April 19-20. We are  looking for new work by students, national or international, to be featured at the festival. Submissions must be entered by March 23, 2013. Kinematifest is Webster University’s International Animation and Interactive Media festival with a mission to showcase student work and […]

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Register for 2nd Annual Sustainability Conference, April 12-13

| March 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

The 2013 Webster University Sustainability Conference is less than four weeks away, and an engaging lineup of speakers, panelists and presentations has been lined up for the two-day event, April 12-13 on Webster’s home campus in Webster Groves. Planning to Attend? Register in Advance Attendance is free for Webster University students, faculty and staff ($5 […]

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Multicultural Studies Film & Speaker Series March 21-24

Multicultural Studies Film & Speaker Series March 21-24

| March 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

The 7th Annual Multicultural Studies Film and Speaker series will feature films highlighting various aspects of diversity in America. This year’s films include Envisioning Home, The Wise Kids, and Deaf Jam. Each film will be followed by a presentation or panel discussion with the audience. Dates: Thursday, March 21 – Sunday, March 24, 7:30 p.m. […]

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Conservatory Theatre: ‘The Pig Iron People’ Opens March 29

| March 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s Conservatory of Theatre Arts presents The Pig Iron People by John Doyle on March 29-31 in the Emerson Studio Theatre in the Loretto Hilton Center. Curtain times are 7:30 p.m. on Friday, 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, and 2 p.m. only on Sunday. Admission is $12 for the general public, $6 […]

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In the News: Watch Susan Polgar on ‘Fox and Friends’ Monday, March 18

In the News: Watch Susan Polgar on ‘Fox and Friends’ Monday, March 18

| March 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

Ever watch Susan Polgar play chess outside in New York on live TV? You can next week, as the Webster University chess coach and founder of the Susan Polgar Institute for Chess Excellence is scheduled to be on “Fox and Friends” Monday morning on the Fox News cable channel. Exact details for live TV are […]

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Free Diabetes Prevention Testing for St. Louis-Area Webster UHC Members

Free Diabetes Prevention Testing for St. Louis-Area Webster UHC Members

| March 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

March is National Nutrition month, and Webster Wellness encourages the Webster community to focus on making informed food choices and developing sound eating and physical activity habits. Diabetes Facts Almost 26 million Americans have diabetes and about 79 million American adults have pre-diabetes. People with pre-diabetes are likely to develop type 2 diabetes within 10 […]

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New Extended Campus Leaders Meet Colleagues in St. Louis

| March 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

Directors and other extended campus leaders who have been in their positions less than one year gathered this week in St. Louis to meet face-to-face with colleagues and administrators with whom they regularly interact from afar. It was a time to share best practices and learn processes that will help them serve their students and […]

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Film Series: ‘Only the Young’ March 15-17

Film Series: ‘Only the Young’ March 15-17

| March 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Webster University Film Series presents Only the Young March 15, 16 and 17, at 7:30 p.m., in the Moore Auditorium. Admission is $6 for the general public, $5 for seniors (60 +) and students from other schools and Webster alumni, $4 for Webster faculty and staff, and free to Webster University students with valid […]

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Webster Offers Military Tuition Assistance Protection (MTAP) Plan

| March 14, 2013 | 0 Comments

Webster University seeks to continue serving our military students who have suffered from sequestration budget cuts in TA by offering replacement funds for all Webster University students eligible to receive Department of Defense Tuition Assistance whose TA has been suspended.  Webster University’s Tuition Assistance Protection Program (MTAP) provides TA relief effective immediately. Military services suspended […]

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