Archive for October, 2014

Around Webster: Martin with SLSO; Roberts named editor-in-chief; Cuille in French Review; Jensens on Speech and Theatre

Around Webster: Martin with SLSO; Roberts named editor-in-chief; Cuille in French Review; Jensens on Speech and Theatre

| October 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

Recent professional news and accomplishments by Webster University community members include: Martin Performs with SLSO Jim Martin, adjunct professor in the Department of Music and conductor of the Webster University Wind Ensemble and Jazz Collective, performed with the Saint LouisĀ  Symphony Orchestra on the “Pirates of the Caribbean 2” concert. Martin plays regularly as a […]

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Snapshot: Ocel’s master class preps Opera Studio students

Snapshot: Ocel’s master class preps Opera Studio students

| October 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

Tim Ocel, a national-profile director of opera and musicals, presented a master class on Tuesday, Sept. 30, for Webster University Opera Studio students. Ocel is also an adjunct faculty member currently teaching a song study class in the Conservatory of Theatre Arts. In the master class, he worked with students on dramatic intention, textual understanding […]

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In the News: Bob Dotson on KSDK; Geraghty-Rather’s WILLOW Project in AP

In the News: Bob Dotson on KSDK; Geraghty-Rather’s WILLOW Project in AP

| October 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

Recent media coverage involving Webster University community members includes: Dotson’s Week as Webster Guest Lecturer Featured on KSDK Award-winning NBC reporter Bob Dotson, who spent last week working with Webster University students and delivering a public lecture, was featured on St. Louis NBC affiliate KSDK, a segment with anchor Mike Bush that was filmed on […]

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Oct. 22: International Student Orientation Welcomes Global Gorloks for Fall 2

Oct. 22: International Student Orientation Welcomes Global Gorloks for Fall 2

| October 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

  The Multicultural Center and International Student Affairs (MCISA) staff has been working hard to prepare for the upcoming arrival of new international students on campus. Coming to campus to start classes for the Fall 2 term are students from Bhutan, Cameroon, China, Ecuador, Kenya, Libya, India, Nepal, Nigeria, Oman, Saudi Arabia, Serbia and Venezuela. […]

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‘USB Cable Ceremony’ (Ribbon Cutting) for the EnGo Solar Kinetic Recharge Station

‘USB Cable Ceremony’ (Ribbon Cutting) for the EnGo Solar Kinetic Recharge Station

| October 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

Webster University President Beth Stroble and Provost Julian Schuster invite the community to celebrate the arrival of the EnGo solar kinetic recharge station outside the East Academic Building. The USB Cable Ceremony — the tech version of a ribbon cutting — will be held Friday, Oct. 17, 2 – 3:30 p.m. outside the Garden Avenue […]

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Date Change: Multicultural Studies Committee ‘Institutional and Structural Inequality’ Workshop Oct. 14

Date Change: Multicultural Studies Committee ‘Institutional and Structural Inequality’ Workshop Oct. 14

| October 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

As part of our continuing workshop series on diversity and inclusion, the Multicultural Studies Committee (MULC) invite all faculty and staff to a conversation about Institutional and Structural Inequity on Tuesday, Oct. 14, from 3 – 5 p.m. (Note that this is a change from the previously announced date.) Please RSVP here by Monday, Oct. […]

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Webster Works Worldwide 20: T-Shirts Available for Those in Office

Webster Works Worldwide 20: T-Shirts Available for Those in Office

| October 6, 2014 | 0 Comments

The 20th Anniversary Webster Works Worldwide community service day kicked off with an opening event in Grant Gym on the home campus in Webster Groves. Before heading off to their team projects with their WWW 20 t-shirts, Webster students, alumni, faculty and staff volunteers heard inspirational words and enjoyed a breakfast and attendance prizes. Webster […]

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Strong Showing for Forensic & Debate Team at Season Opener

Strong Showing for Forensic & Debate Team at Season Opener

| October 6, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Webster University Forensic and Debate Team traveled two students to its opening weekend of the 2014-15 season. The team attended the Bob R. Derryberry Memorial Tournament at Southwest Baptist University in Bolivar, Missouri. Bri Jones, a junior speech communication studies major, placed 6th in programmed oral interpretation. Freshman speech communication studies major Kirby Weber […]

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Vienna Celebrates Wenkheim Move with Alumni, Students, Faculty, Staff

Vienna Celebrates Wenkheim Move with Alumni, Students, Faculty, Staff

| October 6, 2014 | 1 Comment

Webster University students, alumni, faculty and staff of the Vienna campus celebrated its new home in the Palais Wenkheim with a festive reception on Oct. 1. Campus director Arthur Hirsh delivered an opening speech, noting, “This move is a step into the right direction for the years to come.” The astonished faces of visitors showed […]

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Student Composers Invited to Enter Young Composers Competition; Deadline Oct. 24

Student Composers Invited to Enter Young Composers Competition; Deadline Oct. 24

| October 6, 2014 | 0 Comments

Since 2004, the Young Composers Competition has recognized and encouraged the efforts of those between the ages of 12 and 21 who are involved in the creative process of composing music. This program, unique to the St. Louis region, is an open competition which has received submissions from the St. Louis area and throughout the […]

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