Archive for April, 2013

Gathering Spaces: New Mary Ann Lee Plaza Dedicated

| April 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

The new Mary Ann Lee Plaza, a gift by longtime Webster University supporter Mary Ann Lee, was formally dedicated last week on the home campus in Webster Groves. Webster President Elizabeth (Beth) J. Stroble and Provost and Senior Vice President Julian Z. Schuster welcomed Mary Ann Lee and members of her family to campus for […]

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E-Waste Recycling Event for Webster Groves Community April 25

E-Waste Recycling Event for Webster Groves Community April 25

| April 19, 2013 | 0 Comments

If you are spring cleaning, then it’s time to safely and responsibly dispose of all your electronic waste and clutter you no longer need or want. A variety of electronics will be accepted for proper recycling at no charge to University students, faculty, staff and Webster Groves residents from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. on […]

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Geneva Hosts EU Economist on Trans-Atlantic Trade and Investment

| April 19, 2013 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s Geneva campus recently hosted Lucian Cernat, chief economist for trade with the European Union Commission in Brussels, who discussed the importance of free-trade agreement between the EU and the United States. His guest lecture was arranged through the International Relations program at Webster Geneva. Cernat presented compelling arguments for why new attempts to […]

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Peace Corps Information Session April 24

Peace Corps Information Session April 24

| April 19, 2013 | 0 Comments

Webster University Career Services is sponsoring a Peace Corps Information Session: Date: Wednesday, April 24 Time: 3:30 – 5 p.m. Location: University Center Presentation Room. Attend this session to learn how you can make a difference as a Peace Corps volunteer and help launch your future career. Submitted by Tamara Gegg-LaPlume, director, Career Services

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Commencement 2013 Bus Sign Up Form

Commencement 2013 Bus Sign Up Form

| April 19, 2013 | 0 Comments

On Commencement day, Saturday, May 11, buses will be available to transport participating staff and faculty from campus to The Muny. To reserve a spot on one of these buses, please complete this form: Commencement Bus Reservation Form. Please note that the buses will leave from the University Center Lot H in the morning, and […]

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Deadline Today for Faculty Cap/Gown, Honor Cord Orders for May 11 Commencement

Deadline Today for Faculty Cap/Gown, Honor Cord Orders for May 11 Commencement

| April 19, 2013 | 0 Comments

Note for faculty participating in the May 11 Commencement ceremony: Today, April 19, 2013, is the last day to submit any cap/gown faculty rental orders, as well as honor cords, for the Commencement ceremony taking place at the Muny May 11, 2013. To place your order, call the Bookstore at 314-968-5936.

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Film Series: A Visit from John Canemaker April 19-20

Film Series: A Visit from John Canemaker April 19-20

| April 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

Webster University Film Series presents A Visit from John Canemaker: Selected Films, as part of Kinematifest 6, Webster University’s International Animation and Interactive Media Festival: Friday, April 19, 7 p.m. John Canemaker presents a selection of his celebrated films, including his Academy Award-winning short The Moon and the Son: An Imagined Conversation, Saturday, April 20, […]

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Webster in the News Tonight: Student Powers on KSDK; Faculty on KETC for Sustainability

| April 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

Two media appearances tonight (Thursday, April 18) involving Webster University community members: Webster University junior Samantha Powers is scheduled to be featured in an interview with Rene Knott on NBC affiliate KSDK’s (channel 5 in St. Louis) 5 p.m. newscast tonight, Thursday, April 18. UPDATE: This feature has been rescheduled for Sunday, April 21 at […]

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Human Rights Conference: Rights of Indigenous Peoples and Stateless Persons

| April 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s annual human rights conference this year focuses on the rights of indigenous peoples and stateless persons. The purpose of international human rights is to give every person the chance to live a dignified life. These rights include the right to a nationality, as well as freedom from discrimination and protections for culture and […]

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Human Rights Conference: Rights of Indigenous Peoples and Stateless Persons

Human Rights Conference: Rights of Indigenous Peoples and Stateless Persons

| April 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s annual human rights conference this year focuses on the rights of indigenous peoples and stateless persons. The purpose of international human rights is to give every person the chance to live a dignified life. These rights include the right to a nationality, as well as freedom from discrimination and protections for culture and […]

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