Archive for March, 2014

April 4 Faculty Reflective Teaching Community: Mahfood on Problem-Based Learning

April 4 Faculty Reflective Teaching Community: Mahfood on Problem-Based Learning

| March 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Faculty Development Center invites you to participate in the next meeting of the Reflective Teaching Community. Join us on Friday, April 4, at 12 p.m. in the Library Conference Room, where Stephanie Mahfood will be leading a discussion on problem-based learning. Snacks and drinks will be on hand. We hope to see you there! […]

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Solar Panels Go up on Six Webster University Buildings

Solar Panels Go up on Six Webster University Buildings

| March 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

Seven arrays of solar panels are being installed on six Webster University buildings in the St. Louis area. The work started in mid-March when a crane hoisted two sets of panels on to the tops of Webster and Loretto halls. Work should be completed by mid-April. The solar panels are expected to produce electricity to […]

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Invitation to 2nd Annual Interfaith Passover Seder

Invitation to 2nd Annual Interfaith Passover Seder

| March 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Webster University Department of Religious Studies invites Webster students, faculty and staff to share in a unique cultural experience: Join Religious Studies students and faculty with Congregation Bnai Amoona to celebrate the 2nd Annual Interfaith Passover Seder. Whether you have or have never been to a Passover seder, this is an event not to […]

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Young Composers Competition Concert March 29

Young Composers Competition Concert March 29

| March 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

Winning compositions from the 10th Annual Young Composers Competition will be performed by professional musicians in concert on Saturday, March 29, 3 p.m. at the Community Music School (CMS) of Webster University. Admission is free and open to the public. The CMS Young Composers Competition, sponsored by Arden and Harry Fisher, recognizes and supports the […]

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Around Webster: Meyer Named Nat’l Park Artist in Residence; U.N. Picks Vautravers for Research; Collins a U.S. Magistrate Judge

Around Webster: Meyer Named Nat’l Park Artist in Residence; U.N. Picks Vautravers for Research; Collins a U.S. Magistrate Judge

| March 26, 2014 | 1 Comment

Recent professional news and accomplishments by Webster University community members include: Meyer to Record Score as Petrified Forest Artist in Residence Victoria “Tori” Meyer, assistant professor in Audio Aesthetics & Technology in the Webster University School of Communications, has been named an Artist in Residence 2014 for the Petrified Forest National Park. As part of […]

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Gorlok Track Lands Several in National Rankings

Gorlok Track Lands Several in National Rankings

| March 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

After competing in its first outdoor track and field meet, the Webster University track team finds several of its members falling into the top 50 rankings of the NCAA III performance list. The team participated in the Rhodes Invitational on March 22, in Memphis, Tenn., and four individuals leapt into the rankings in six different […]

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Webster University in MOU with Caucasus University of Tbilisi, Georgia

Webster University in MOU with Caucasus University of Tbilisi, Georgia

| March 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

In conjunction with the celebration of the 30th anniversary of Webster University’s campus in Leiden, the Netherlands, the University signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the Caucasus University in Tbilisi, Georgia. Webster University President Beth Stroble and Provost Julian Schuster and Caucasus University President Kakha Shengelia were present for the formal signing at Webster […]

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Gorlok Six-Pack SLIAC Player of the Week Honorees

Gorlok Six-Pack SLIAC Player of the Week Honorees

| March 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

Six different Webster University athletes were honored as St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SLIAC) Players of the Week for March 17-23. For three of the athletes, it is their second such honor in 2014. SLIAC/Diamond Sports Baseball Hitter of the Week Taylor Stoulp, a senior infielder from St. Louis, Mo., is this week’s Diamond Sports […]

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2014 Sustainability Conference: Call for Student Poster Presentation Proposals by April 9

2014 Sustainability Conference: Call for Student Poster Presentation Proposals by April 9

| March 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

Student proposals for poster presentations at the third annual Webster University Sustainability Conference (April 10-11, 2014) are being accepted through April 9. The posters should exhibit student work or projects regarding sustainability and/or energy. The conference planners seek proposals that address diverse perspectives and innovative approaches to present and future challenges to sustainability. Students at […]

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‘Can Democracy Cure Capitalism?’ Wolff Speaks as Global Leader in Residence April 8

‘Can Democracy Cure Capitalism?’ Wolff Speaks as Global Leader in Residence April 8

| March 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

Economist Richard D. Wolff will offer a critique of the United States’ economic system in a lecture titled “Can Democracy Cure Capitalism?” in his visit to Webster University’s home campus as part of the University’s Global Leader in Residence program. The event, at 6 p.m. April 8 in the Winifred Moore Auditorium, is free and open […]

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