Archive for April, 2014

Register: Lineup for 3rd Annual Sustainability Conference April 10-11

Register: Lineup for 3rd Annual Sustainability Conference April 10-11

| April 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

The schedule for the third annual Webster University Sustainability Conference has been finalized and is now online. Join students, faculty, colleagues and peers from higher education, other nonprofits and the corporate sector for “Critical Conversations on Energy,” April 10-11 at the home campus in Webster Groves. Keynote speaker Sandra Steingraber, an ecologist, cancer survivor, and […]

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SpringFest Welcomes ‘Most Trusted Stranger in America’ to Webster April 10

SpringFest Welcomes ‘Most Trusted Stranger in America’ to Webster April 10

| April 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

Would you share your deepest secret with a stranger? Webster University Campus Activities and the Student Activity Fee welcome Frank Warren, “the most trusted stranger in America” and the creator of PostSecret to the home campus April 10 as part of the annual SpringFest event. Warren’s talk is free for current Webster students, $10 for […]

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Around Webster: Scaff Environmental Text; Library Open-Access Project; McElwee’s Latest Video; Roberts Arts Entrepreneurship

Around Webster: Scaff Environmental Text; Library Open-Access Project; McElwee’s Latest Video; Roberts Arts Entrepreneurship

| April 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

 Recent professional news and accomplishments by Webster University community members include: Scaff Selected as Creative Editor of Environmental Studies Text Julian Scaff, assistant professor in the Department of Art, Design and Art History in the Leigh Gerdine College of Fine Arts, has been invited to be the creative editor of a forthcoming environmental studies textbook […]

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Book Club: Suspenseful Thriller ‘Gone Girl’ May 5

Book Club: Suspenseful Thriller ‘Gone Girl’ May 5

| April 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

Webster University Library will host the next Book Club discussion Monday, May 5, discussing Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn, from noon to 1 p.m. in the Library Conference Room. Gone Girl is the story of “a perfect wife’s disappearance that plunges her husband into a nightmare as it rips open ugly secrets about his marriage […]

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Going to the Cardinals Game? Get Tickets to Benefit Webster Volleyball

Going to the Cardinals Game? Get Tickets to Benefit Webster Volleyball

| April 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

The St. Louis Cardinals are primed for a great 2014 season and once again, the Webster Volleyball Gorloks are teaming up with the Cards for a fundraiser to benefit the volleyball program. You can support Webster University Volleyball and get good tickets for less than half price! A limited number of tickets for the Friday, […]

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2014-15 Academic Catalogs Now Online

2014-15 Academic Catalogs Now Online

| April 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

In order to help current and prospective students and their advisors prepare for Summer and Fall registration, the 2014-15 Graduate Studies Catalog and Undergraduate Studies Catalog have been published to the website. They replace the Web versions of the 2013-14 catalogs, which can still be accessed as a PDF. The 2014-15 academic catalogs become effective […]

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Webster Baseball Moves up to #4, Extends Win Streak to 8 Games

Webster Baseball Moves up to #4, Extends Win Streak to 8 Games

| April 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

After two consecutive seasons winning the NCAA regional championship and advancing to the Division III “College World Series,” the Webster University baseball team has picked up right where it left off last season. Riding a six-game winning streak, the Webster University baseball team moved up two spots in this week’s d3baseball.com poll, landing at a […]

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Meet an Athlete: Faculty/Staff Appreciation Breakfast Highlights NCAA Division III Week

Meet an Athlete: Faculty/Staff Appreciation Breakfast Highlights NCAA Division III Week

| April 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

The third annual NCAA Division III Week is taking place next week, April 7-13. Webster University’s Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) will be celebrating our NCAA Division III membership and our 260 student-athletes throughout the week. Please mark your calendars for the week’s events, including SAAC hosting a Faculty/Staff Appreciation Breakfast on Tuesday, April 8, from […]

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Hear Them Play: Community Music School Faculty Recital Friday, April 4

Hear Them Play: Community Music School Faculty Recital Friday, April 4

| April 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

Did you know the Community Music School of Webster University is a member of the National Guild for Community Arts Education, which requires meeting stringent criteria, such as offering financial assistance and talent-based merit scholarships, and setting high standards for our faculty? CMS is also one of only 12 non-degree-granting community music schools in the […]

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In the News: Stroble as Missouri Workforce Leader; Polgar in Times of India; Bunch Coach of Year; Rishe on Tiger Woods

In the News: Stroble as Missouri Workforce Leader; Polgar in Times of India; Bunch Coach of Year; Rishe on Tiger Woods

| April 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

Recent news media coverage involving Webster University community members includes: Missouri Highlights Stroble as Leader for Women in Workforce In celebration of Women’s History Month, the Missouri Department of Economic Development is recognizing the strides women have made in the workplace over the years. Over the past 10 years, there have been several traditionally male-dominated […]

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