Archive for September, 2014

Service, Employment Awards: Nominate Students for Fall 1 by Oct. 3

Service, Employment Awards: Nominate Students for Fall 1 by Oct. 3

| September 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

Dean’s Award for Service The Dean’s Award for Service is an award given quarterly that recognizes Webster University students for performing a valuable service on or off campus. This award recognizes students’ volunteer efforts in their campus student leadership roles and in community service off-campus. Students can be nominated by any member of the Webster […]

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RFT Names Wesley So 2014 ‘Best College Athlete in St. Louis’

RFT Names Wesley So 2014 ‘Best College Athlete in St. Louis’

| September 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

Webster University junior Wesley So has been a key member of Webster’s back-to-back national championship-winning chess team, seeing his world ranking climb from 95th to 14th over the past two years as he has excelled in multiple competitions. Now a local publication has named him the best college athlete in St. Louis. The Riverfront Times, […]

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Snapshot: GMC visits Webster Kansas City

Snapshot: GMC visits Webster Kansas City

| September 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

Representatives from Global Marketing and Communications (GMC) recently visited the Kansas City campus location to discuss program opportunities and strategies during Webster’s Centennial year. “Kansas City has a really special place in Webster’s history,” said Barbara O’Malley, chief communications officer and working chair for the Centennial. “As our first metro location founded in 1972, Kansas […]

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Friday Forum: Contemporary Art Museum Executive Director Lisa Melandri Sept. 26

Friday Forum: Contemporary Art Museum Executive Director Lisa Melandri Sept. 26

| September 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s Department of Art, Design, and Art History (DADAH) has sponsored Friday Forum lectures for the past 20 years. Lectures include a range of nationally and internationally renown artists, critics, and art historians, as well as all artists exhibiting in Hunt Gallery. These lectures take place on nearly every Friday throughout the semester in […]

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Sign In: Webster Centennial’s ‘Big 100’ moves to home campus

Sign In: Webster Centennial’s ‘Big 100’ moves to home campus

| September 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

After its initial unveiling in downtown St. Louis’ Old Post Office Plaza during the Webster University Centennial Kickoff event, “The Big 100” has moved to the home campus in Webster Groves. With a footprint measuring approximately 14 by 12 feet and 18 inches high, the Big 100 is an evolving, interactive installation for members of […]

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Reflective Teaching Community Meeting Oct. 3

Reflective Teaching Community Meeting Oct. 3

| September 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

How can we help our students perceive challenging work as opportunities rather than something that’s threatening? How can we encourage our students to understand their intellectual capacity isn’t fixed and help them develop a growth mindset? What are some strategies we can employ to transform our students’ beliefs about themselves and the learning process? Join the […]

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Walker Speaker Series: Enterprise HR Senior VP, RX Outreach President Oct. 8

Walker Speaker Series: Enterprise HR Senior VP, RX Outreach President Oct. 8

| September 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

The George Herbert Walker School of Business & Technology will host a human resources panel discussion featuring Ed Adams, senior vice president of human resources for Enterprise Holdings, and Michael Holmes, president of RX Outreach, on Wednesday, Oct. 8, 5 – 7 p.m. During this event, Adams and Holmes will discuss human resources strategies related […]

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Free St. Louis-Area Flu Vaccine Dates include Eden Seminary Oct. 10

Free St. Louis-Area Flu Vaccine Dates include Eden Seminary Oct. 10

| September 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

The flu is a contagious illness caused by influenza viruses that infect the lungs, throat and nose. The flu affects millions of people each year and can lead to serious illness, or even death. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the best way to prevent the flu is by getting vaccinated […]

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Donations for Children’s Book Drive Collected Sept. 29-Oct. 3

Donations for Children’s Book Drive Collected Sept. 29-Oct. 3

| September 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

It’s that time again! Time to clear out your children’s rooms, basements and attics for donations to the 14th Annual Webster Works Worldwide Children’s Book Drive. Additionally, local garage sales often have great children’s book finds. The Student Literacy Corps is coordinating the Children’s Book Drive, managing collection points at the home campus Sept. 29-Oct. […]

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Conservatory Presents ‘Stop Kiss’ Oct. 1-5, 8-12; Angel Band Project Talks on Oct. 4, 11

Conservatory Presents ‘Stop Kiss’ Oct. 1-5, 8-12; Angel Band Project Talks on Oct. 4, 11

| September 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Conservatory of Theatre Arts at Webster University will present Diana Son’s Stop Kiss Oct. 1-5 and Oct. 8-12 in the Emerson Studio Theatre. Stop Kiss tells the story of two women in a developing relationship, Callie and Sara, whose lives are dramatically altered after a violent attack. In the aftermath, Sara and Callie discover […]

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