Archive for April, 2013

Faculty Staff Giving Campaign Update: There’s Still Time

Faculty Staff Giving Campaign Update: There’s Still Time

| April 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

Hurry — there is still time to make your gift or payroll pledge to Webster University. We have just one week left to meet our goal. Many thanks to all of you who have already made your gift. Our 2013 goal is based on participation in each area — St. Louis metro area staff, extended […]

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12 Webster Runners Continue Vienna Marathon Tradition

12 Webster Runners Continue Vienna Marathon Tradition

| April 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

Participation in the Vienna Marathon has become something of a tradition at the Webster University Vienna campus, and this year a dozen runners participated on three relay teams. The 12 students, faculty and staff participants — including some participants from previous years — have been running together every Saturday for several months to get in […]

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Faculty Led Short-Term Program Proposals Due April 30

Faculty Led Short-Term Program Proposals Due April 30

| April 17, 2013 | 0 Comments

Reminder: The 2013-14 Winter Break faculty led short-term program proposal deadline is April 30, 2013. Faculty led short-term study abroad programs enrich the curriculum by taking learning to new dimensions outside the classroom and the country. These programs allow participants to understand the world around them by immersing them in other languages and cultures. The […]

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Confucius Institute Hosts ‘Happy Chinese Competition’ April 20

Confucius Institute Hosts ‘Happy Chinese Competition’ April 20

| April 17, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Confucius Institute at Webster University is hosting the 5th “Happy Chinese Competition” for high school and college students on Saturday, April 20, in the Moore Auditorium. The competition includes a Chinese language and talent show. The college student competition will take place from 9:30 – 11:30 a.m., and the high school student competition is […]

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Conservatory Theatre Presents ‘Legally Blonde’ April 24-28

| April 17, 2013 | 1 Comment

[NOTE: In anticipation of its production of Legally Blonde, the Conservatory of Theatre Arts presents a brown bag lunch, “Omigod You Guys: Popular Depictions of Female Lawyers and the Appeal of Legally Blonde,” Tuesday, April 23, noon–12:50 p.m., in the Emerson Library Conference Room.] * * * Webster University’s Conservatory of Theatre Arts presents Legally […]

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Film Series: ‘The Darjeeling Limited’ April 18

Film Series: ‘The Darjeeling Limited’ April 18

| April 17, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Webster University Film Series presents The Darjeeling Limited Thursday, April 18, at 8 p.m. in the Moore Auditorium, as part of the Talking Back to the Movies: Wes Anderson Series THE DARJEELING LIMITED (Wes Anderson, 2007, USA, 91 min.) The film concerns three estranged American brothers reunited for a meticulously planned, soul-searching train voyage […]

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Student Hauler Gets Turn on TLC Tonight

Student Hauler Gets Turn on TLC Tonight

| April 17, 2013 | 0 Comments

He’s not in the Conservatory, but Webster University student Ryan Wehmhoff will get a turn on national TV tonight. Workers at the St. Louis franchise of College Hunks Hauling Junk and College Hunks Moving were recruited to participate in the filming of the TLC program Hoarding: Buried Alive. Wehmhoff, a graduate student working on his master’s […]

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Spring Blood Drive April 22

| April 17, 2013 | 0 Comments

Webster University Health Services and Counseling and Life Development Departments are hosting a Blood Drive on Monday, April 22, 9:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. in the University Center Sunnen Lounge. T-shirts will be given to all presenting donors. Every three seconds someone will need a blood transfusion due to injury or illness. By donating your […]

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MTAP Program Terminated as Military Restores TA Funding

| April 17, 2013 | 0 Comments

Webster University is terminating its Military Tuition Assistance Program (MTAP) effective immediately. MTAP, launched in mid-March, has become obsolete since Congress passed a bill that restored funding to the Department of Defense Tuition Assistance Program. MTAP began because many of the military services had suspended their TA funding and left hundreds of Webster University students […]

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Four Webster Students Chosen SLIAC Athletes of the Week

Four Webster Students Chosen SLIAC Athletes of the Week

| April 16, 2013 | 0 Comments

Four Gorloks were named St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Athletes of the Week for the week of April 8-14. Travis Blair (tennis), Dan Klipsch (golf), Dylan Dean Smith (baseball) and Eroica Stackhouse (track) were all selected for their respective sports. Smith, a junior from Albion, Ill. (Edwards County), has been named the Diamond Sports Baseball […]

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