Archive for September, 2014

Celebrating Art ‘Like Nowhere Else in Town’: Webster Film Series, Opera Theatre Named ‘Best of St. Louis’

Celebrating Art ‘Like Nowhere Else in Town’: Webster Film Series, Opera Theatre Named ‘Best of St. Louis’

| September 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

Add yet more Webster University connections to the “Best of St. Louis” awards. The annual awards by the Riverfront Times, the primary St. Louis alternative weekly, recently called Webster junior and chess grandmaster Wesley So the “Best College Athlete in St. Louis,” In the art and entertainment section of the 2014 “Best of St. Louis” […]

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Family Rights-Themed Film Series Ends Sept. 30 with ‘Des Parents Pas Comme Les Autres’

Family Rights-Themed Film Series Ends Sept. 30 with ‘Des Parents Pas Comme Les Autres’

| September 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Institute for Human Rights & Humanitarian Studies film festival, “Tuesdays in September,” with its focus on the theme of family rights ends with the fifth and final film in the series, Des Parents Pas Comme Les Autres (Same Sex Parents). The screening is Tuesday Sept. 30, at 7 p.m. in the Winifred Moore Auditorium, […]

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NBC’s Bob Dotson Returns to Webster Sept. 29 – Oct. 3

NBC’s Bob Dotson Returns to Webster Sept. 29 – Oct. 3

| September 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

The School of Communications is hosting a return visit to Webster University by Bob Dotson, the eight-time Emmy Award-winning NBC Today Show reporter, the week of Sept. 29 – Oct. 3. Dotson will work with students in the production of multimedia news stories, reviewing work in progress and providing feedback. In addition, there are two […]

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Webster Sponsors High School Academic WorldQuest Competition

Webster Sponsors High School Academic WorldQuest Competition

| September 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

Webster University and the World Affairs Council of St. Louis will host the 13th Annual Academic WorldQuest competition on Tuesday, Nov. 11. This is the only international knowledge competition held annually in St. Louis for students from all public and private high schools in this region. Webster University is a title sponsor for WorldQuest, with […]

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Interdisciplinary Science Building Orientation, Reception Sept. 29

Interdisciplinary Science Building Orientation, Reception Sept. 29

| September 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

Webster University faculty, staff and students are invited to attend an orientation and reception for the commencement of architectural program verification and schematic design services for Webster University’s Interdisciplinary Science Building. This grand event will occur on Monday, Sept. 29 from 5-6:30 p.m. in the East Academic Building, Edward Jones Commons. Food and beverages will […]

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Snapshots: Brunch for Webster Vienna Scholarship Students

Snapshots: Brunch for Webster Vienna Scholarship Students

| September 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Webster Vienna community celebrated both new and returning scholarship students today at brunch in their honor. Scholarship coordinator Katherine Price Beuchert, academic director Regina Kecht, and student services coordinator Jesse Alexander spoke at the event, which highlighted the rigorous academic standards and service aspects of scholarships at Webster Vienna. Special recognition was given to […]

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Webster University Alma Mater Song Contest

Webster University Alma Mater Song Contest

| September 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

Webster University is hosting an Alma Mater Contest open to Webster University faculty, staff, student body and alumni. Celebrating 100 years and counting for the Webster University Centennial, the creation of a new Alma Mater will better represent the mission of our university in the 21st century. Faculty, staff, students and alumni are invited to […]

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Chamber Orchestra Opens Season Featuring Violinist Heidi Harris of SLSO

Chamber Orchestra Opens Season Featuring Violinist Heidi Harris of SLSO

| September 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Webster University Chamber Orchestra returns to the stage on Sunday, Sept. 28, to open the 2014-15 concert season. (Note: This is a change from the original date of Oct. 5.) Conducted by Paul G. Davis and graduate conductor Steve Patton, the orchestra will begin the concert with Sinfonia II, by Felix Mendelssohn when the […]

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Faculty Research Grant Information Session Oct. 7

Faculty Research Grant Information Session Oct. 7

| September 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

Provost Julian Schuster, the Office of Academic Affairs, and the Faculty Development Center invite faculty members to attend a one-hour information session focused on writing successful proposals for Faculty Research Grants and applications for the Wilma and Roswell Messing, Jr., Faculty Award at Webster. Participants will have an opportunity to speak with a panel including last […]

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University Policy on Sexual Assault, Harassment and Other Sexual Offenses

University Policy on Sexual Assault, Harassment and Other Sexual Offenses

| September 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

The following communication from the President and Provost has been distributed to Webster faculty and staff, and is reposted here. To All Webster University Employees (Faculty, Administrators, and Staff): Webster University was, is, and always will be committed to providing the safest possible environment for all members of our University community. To this end, we […]

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