Archive for January, 2014

Dance Master Class: Alvin Ailey’s Alicia Graf Mack Jan. 22

Dance Master Class: Alvin Ailey’s Alicia Graf Mack Jan. 22

| January 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Webster University Department of Dance welcomes Alicia Graf Mack of the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, who will instruct a master class in the large studio of the Jean and Wells Hobler Center for Dance in the Loretto-Hilton Center on Wednesday, Jan. 22, 11:30 a.m. Along with credits including Dance Theatre of Harlem and […]

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Stroble on ‘Assuring Quality in Online Learning’ at CIC Presidents Institute

Stroble on ‘Assuring Quality in Online Learning’ at CIC Presidents Institute

| January 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

Webster University President Beth Stroble presented at the 2014 Council of Independent Colleges (CIC) Presidents Institute, held Jan. 4 – 7 in Marco Island, Fla., as part of The Chronicle of Higher Education‘s workshop, “Considerations in Online Education: What to Do about MOOCs, Virtual Programs, and Regulatory Requirements,” held Sunday, Jan. 5. Stroble was invited […]

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Retirement Reception for Facilities Operations’ James Times Jan. 22

Retirement Reception for Facilities Operations’ James Times Jan. 22

| January 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Webster University Facilities Operations staff invites the Webster community to join them in celebrating the retirement of James Times on Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2:30- 4 p.m., in Loretto Hall, room 402. Food and beverages will be provided. Specializing in plumbing and carpentry, Times has been a dedicated and exceptional Facilities Operations team member for […]

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Webster University Vice President for Advancement Search Underway

Webster University Vice President for Advancement Search Underway

| January 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

President Beth Stroble has announced the launch of a national search for the vice president for Advancement with the assistance of Witt/Kiefer Executive Search. Witt/Kieffer is among the nation’s preeminent executive search firms and foremost in placement of advancement professionals. A.P. “Bun” Perkinson, who has served as interim chief development officer since July, will be […]

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Around Webster: Choir in DVD; Assner ‘Culture of Evil’ Opens; Scaff’s New Media Research Grant; Cuille on STL Francophones; Hanssen on Hauptmann

Around Webster: Choir in DVD; Assner ‘Culture of Evil’ Opens; Scaff’s New Media Research Grant; Cuille on STL Francophones; Hanssen on Hauptmann

| January 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

Recent professional news and accomplishments by Webster University community members include: Webster Choirs Featured in ‘How to’ Choir DVD Webster University choirs are featured in the new DVD “How to make a good choir sound great,” published this month by GIA Publications in Chicago. The DVD is a project of Trent Patterson, director of Choral […]

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Faculty Reviews – Spring 2014

Faculty Reviews – Spring 2014

| January 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

The departments for the following faculty members have posted notice of faculty reviews during Spring 2014. Please see the instruction after each faculty member name for where to submit testimony for the review. Note: This post is updated throughout the term as notice of new reviews are received. You can find a department or faculty […]

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Acclaimed Dancers McKerrow, Gardner in Residence Jan. 17-27 to Set ‘Continuo’

Acclaimed Dancers McKerrow, Gardner in Residence Jan. 17-27 to Set ‘Continuo’

| January 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s Department of Dance kicks-off the Spring semester in 2014 with acclaimed dancers Amanda McKerrow and John Gardner in residence Jan. 17-27, to set Antony Tudor’s Continuo for the Webster University Dance Ensemble. The event, sponsored by the Antony Tudor Trust and Sally Bliss, gives dance majors the opportunity to learn and perform a […]

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Sign Up for Fitness Center Orientations Jan. 17, 22-23

Sign Up for Fitness Center Orientations Jan. 17, 22-23

| January 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

To acclimate users to the equipment in the recently updated Fitness Center, several 30-minute orientation sessions are offered open to all Webster students, faculty and staff. The orientation will review the basics of how to use all the equipment in the Fitness Center. Each orientation is limited to four people to allow the sessions to […]

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2014 Kemper Award Nominations Sought from Webster Community; Due Feb. 10

2014 Kemper Award Nominations Sought from Webster Community; Due Feb. 10

| January 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Office of the Provost & Senior Vice President invites nominations for the 2014 William T. Kemper Award for Excellence in Teaching. This award, generously funded by the William T. Kemper Foundation, recognizes faculty members who demonstrate teaching at its finest. Up to four Kemper Awards will be presented: two for full-time faculty members (St. […]

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MyWebsterU: See Webster through students’ eyes on Instagram

MyWebsterU: See Webster through students’ eyes on Instagram

| January 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

Webster University has launched a new Instagram account this week: MyWebsterU. Viewers of MyWebsterU can see photos and videos  from the vantage point of Webster University students. Each week, a different student will take over the account and post photos of their classes, activities, job and everything else that makes up their unique Webster University […]

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