Archive for February, 2015

Snapshot: Soprano Christine Brewer Concludes Weeklong Department of Music Residency

Snapshot: Soprano Christine Brewer Concludes Weeklong Department of Music Residency

| February 24, 2015 | 0 Comments

Grammy-award winning soprano Christine Brewer‘s week of lessons, master classes, and a final concert with vocal students as visiting professor in the Department of Music in the Leigh Gerdine College of Fine Arts concluded on Feb. 20. During her residency at Webster University, Brewer met with more than 25 students, ranging from freshman through graduate, conducting […]

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Human Rights Film Feb. 24: ‘Honor Diaries,’ women in Muslim-majority societies

Human Rights Film Feb. 24: ‘Honor Diaries,’ women in Muslim-majority societies

| February 24, 2015 | 0 Comments

Please join the Institute for Human Rights and Humanitarian Studies for a screening of the documentary Honor Diaries, Tuesday Feb. 24. The screening is free and open to the public in the Winifred Moore Auditorium at 7:30 p.m. Honor Diaries features nine courageous women in Muslim-majority societies who attempt to engage in conversations about gender […]

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Marletto’s Offers Special New Orleans-Themed Lunch Buffet Feb. 25

Marletto’s Offers Special New Orleans-Themed Lunch Buffet Feb. 25

| February 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

Campus Dining Services is offering a special lunch buffet on Wednesday, Feb. 25 in Marletto’s Marketplace. Come down and join us in Marletto’s for the New Orleans Mississippi River Delta Lunch Buffet. The menu will feature a wide variety of dishes including: Seafood or vegan gumbo Pan blackened chicken with garlic bordelaise sauce Southern fried […]

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Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) Training Offered; Register by March 20

Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) Training Offered; Register by March 20

| February 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Department of Public Safety will provide Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) training on the following dates: March 30 and April 1,6, 8 and 13. All classes will be from 5-9 p.m. in the East Academic Building. Attendees must be present for all classes in order to be presented a certificate. The training is a […]

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May Gallery Opening and Artist’s Talk: ‘Vincent Cianni: Gays in the Military’ Feb. 27

May Gallery Opening and Artist’s Talk: ‘Vincent Cianni: Gays in the Military’ Feb. 27

| February 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

The May Gallery’s next exhibition, “Vincent Cianni: Gays in the Military,” opens Friday, Feb. 27, with an artist’s talk and opening reception. Vincent Cianni will speak about his work at 3 p.m. in Sverdrup 123. The reception is in the May Gallery from 5-7 p.m. Using images and narrative, Cianni describes how his work documenting […]

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Upcoming Department of Music Performances: Jazz, faculty recitals, Chamber Orchestra, Wind Ensemble

Upcoming Department of Music Performances: Jazz, faculty recitals, Chamber Orchestra, Wind Ensemble

| February 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Department of Music invites you to experience upcoming musical offerings in late February and early March: The Webster University Jazz Collective celebrates Black History Month, Feb. 23 at 7 p.m., Winifred Moore Auditorium Faculty Recital: Martha J. Hart, mezzo-soprano and friends “Music for Voice and Violin”, Feb. 24 at 7 p.m., Winifred Moore Auditorium […]

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Five Inducted Into Webster Athletics Hall of Fame

Five Inducted Into Webster Athletics Hall of Fame

| February 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

The five newest members of the Webster University Athletics Hall of Fame formally took their places in an induction ceremony on Feb. 21. Jerry Amsler and Kevin Fann (men’s soccer), Alex Raetzloff (baseball), Dana Vahey (soccer, softball, basketball) and Melissa Zwilling (volleyball) were voted to the class of 2015, bringing the total of members in the […]

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Women’s Cross Country Earns Team Academic Award

Women’s Cross Country Earns Team Academic Award

| February 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

The women’s cross country team has earned a United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) 2014 Team Academic Award. The team members compiled a cumulative 3.22 grade point average to qualify for the award. Teams eligible for the USTFCCCA Team Academic Award are required to have a minimum 3.1 cumulative grade […]

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Intro to Global Dance: ‘Cloud-breaking’ course takes dance online, into GCP

Intro to Global Dance: ‘Cloud-breaking’ course takes dance online, into GCP

| February 20, 2015 | 0 Comments

How do you have a dance class online? Webster University students from across the globe are actively addressing that question in the Department of Dance’s flagship online course: Introduction to Global Dance. Adjunct faculty member Betsy Brandt, an interdisciplinary scholar and dancer, choreographer, teacher, dramaturge, and writer, created the eight-week course as the first online […]

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SVO Hosts Career Skills Event, Resume Review for Veterans with HR Professionals

SVO Hosts Career Skills Event, Resume Review for Veterans with HR Professionals

| February 20, 2015 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s Student Veterans Organization (SVO) will sponsor a resume review and career skills event with Human Resource Management Association (HRMA) and Employer Support of the Guard & Reserve (ESGR) on Tuesday, March 10, from 3-7 p.m. in the University Center’s Sunnen Lounge. All military veterans will gain valuable job search skills while meeting one-on-one […]

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