Archive for March, 2014

Remembering ‘Ross,’ Harry William Rossignol

Remembering ‘Ross,’ Harry William Rossignol

| March 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

This Tuesday the Webster University Thailand campus community will remember the life of Harry William Rossignol, affectionately known as “Ross,” after he passed away Saturday morning. Webster University extends sympathy to his family, friends and the members of the Webster community whose lives he touched. An enthusiastic student, Ross was the first president of the […]

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Chamber Singers Conclude Southern States Tour with Little Rock ACDA Performance

Chamber Singers Conclude Southern States Tour with Little Rock ACDA Performance

| March 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

Webster University Chamber Singers closed out their Southern States performance tour on Saturday with a concert at the American Choral Directors Association (ACDA) southwestern division conference in Little Rock, Ark. Of the 34 universities that submitted performance applications, only five collegiate choirs were selected to appear at the 2014 conference in Little Rock, through a […]

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Two Years into Federal TESL Grant, Webster Kansas City Celebrates Results with Teachers

Two Years into Federal TESL Grant, Webster Kansas City Celebrates Results with Teachers

| March 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s Culturally Responsive Instruction for English Language Learners grant through the U.S. Department of Education is now two years old. The grant project provides participating teachers in the Kansas City Public Schools with 21 credit hours (seven courses), which can be applied to a Master’s in Teaching English as a Second Language (TESL) degree […]

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Five 2014 Presidential Scholars Selected

Five 2014 Presidential Scholars Selected

| March 21, 2014 | 1 Comment

After an intensive application and interview process, five high school students have been named the 2014 Presidential Scholarship recipients at Webster University. The largest academic scholarship offered to students at Webster, the Presidential Scholarship is a full tuition award for outstanding undergraduate students who enroll as first-time freshmen. Awards for 2014-2015 will be valued at […]

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Upcoming Music Events: Faculty Composers, Concert Choir, Student Jazz, More

Upcoming Music Events: Faculty Composers, Concert Choir, Student Jazz, More

| March 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

March 21 – April 6 The Webster University Department of Music invites you to experience its musical offerings for Spring 2014! Here are some of the concerts and recitals coming up in the next two weeks. As always, more details on these performances and up-to-date information on all Department of Music offerings, including near-nightly student […]

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Accepting Worldwide Submissions for Annual Juried Photography Show

Accepting Worldwide Submissions for Annual Juried Photography Show

| March 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Entries for the 2013-2014 Annual Juried Photography Show are now being accepted. All currently enrolled Webster students in all programs worldwide are eligible, as are students who were enrolled in any term in 2013. The exhibition will run in the May Gallery from April 4 through May 2, 2014, with a reception and awards presentation […]

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In the News: Rishe on March Madness at Fox Business; Theatre Circle Winners

In the News: Rishe on March Madness at Fox Business; Theatre Circle Winners

| March 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Recent news media coverage involving Webster University community members includes: Rishe on Mobile App Business for March Madness In the United States, “March Madness” means brackets and big business — more than $1 billion each year — and now that big business is increasingly reliant on mobile communications. George Herbert Walker School of Business & […]

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Webster Artists Honored with 2014 Theatre Circle Awards

Webster Artists Honored with 2014 Theatre Circle Awards

| March 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

As one of the country’s top professional training programs for acting, musical theatre, directing, theatre studies and dramaturgy, design, technical theatre and stage management, the Conservatory of Theatre Arts in Webster University’s Leigh Gerdine College of Fine Arts fuels local partnerships and provides outstanding talent to performing arts organizations throughout the country. The work of […]

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Listen Up: Audio Engineering Student Summit March 21-23

Listen Up: Audio Engineering Student Summit March 21-23

| March 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

The 8th annual Webster Audio Engineering Society (AES) Central Region Audio Student Summit (C.R.A.S.S.) will be held Friday-Sunday, March 21-23, with presenters and discussion panels discussing studio, live, post/film, theatre, science and tech, game, special events and general interest topics. A few tutorials on various audio subjects are also scheduled. A highlight of the summit […]

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Vienna’s Webster Scholars Present Results of Social Impact Internships

Vienna’s Webster Scholars Present Results of Social Impact Internships

| March 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

Students in the Webster Scholars Program at the Webster University Vienna campus presented the results of their social impact internships from the last two months, part of their second course in the program, “Paradigms in Global Citizenship” (GNST 2500/50). The exciting internship opportunities were brought to the students by course professor Rita Pollozhani, in cooperation […]

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