Archive for February, 2015

Webster Students Spread the Word with Alma Mater Visits

Webster Students Spread the Word with Alma Mater Visits

| February 13, 2015 | 1 Comment

Monday’s Freshman Preview Day is the next chance for prospective students to get a look at what Webster University has to offer. But over the holiday break, several current Gorloks offered personal previews to students and counselors at the schools that helped them along their path to Webster. While many took a well-deserved break to […]

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Holden Forum on ‘Educating Children in the 21st Century’

Holden Forum on ‘Educating Children in the 21st Century’

| February 12, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Holden Public Policy Forum at Webster University encourages political discussion and debate. Moderated by adjunct professor and former Governor of Missouri Bob Holden, these evening events feature guest speakers and panelists who are active as professionals and volunteers in a variety of organizations and roles within the public square. Join the Holden Public Policy […]

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Commencement Countdown: New Time/Order, Alma Mater Debut

Commencement Countdown: New Time/Order, Alma Mater Debut

| February 12, 2015 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s 96th Commencement ceremonies take place May 9, 2015, in St. Louis at the historic The Muny outdoor amphitheater in Forest Park. Mark your calendar and plan to be a part of the biggest event of the year full of Webster tradition and, this year, some new features. Notable Schedule Changes The format of […]

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In the News: Cross on looting behavior; Carter on Webster music; Alum leads STL elections

In the News: Cross on looting behavior; Carter on Webster music; Alum leads STL elections

| February 12, 2015 | 0 Comments

Recent news media coverage involving Webster University community members includes: Cross on Fox2 about Looters’ Behavior in Ferguson Fox’s St. Louis affiliate Fox2 News has been reviewing footage of looting amid last year’s Ferguson protests, as a way “for law enforcement and criminologists to take a closer look at their behavior.” For the criminology angle, […]

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Poe Email Server Issues

Poe Email Server Issues

| February 12, 2015 | 0 Comments

On Monday, Feb. 9, Information Technology discovered that the poe email server had been compromised. As a result, users with email accounts on poe have reported email missing from their inboxes. IT is currently working to replace the server and restore as much lost email as possible. It has been determined that the compromised server […]

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Call for Submissions: RAD2015 Undergraduate Research Conference

Call for Submissions: RAD2015 Undergraduate Research Conference

| February 12, 2015 | 0 Comments

Undergraduate students conducting research are invited to submit their work for the Research Across Disciplines (RAD2015) conference. Although a College of Arts & Sciences initiative, the undergraduate research conference is open to all disciplines across the University, and to students from all regional universities as well as Webster. RAD2015 will showcase the research efforts of […]

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Video: Future Teachers Experience Music Education Program

Video: Future Teachers Experience Music Education Program

| February 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

Know a prospective student interested in music education? Check out the video featuring the Music Education program at Webster University, created by Global Marketing & Communications in coordination with the Leigh Gerdine College of Fine Arts and the School of Education. The BM in Education degree leads to certification from the State of Missouri to […]

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Vienna Centennial Lecture: Good Corporate Practice and Investigating Misdeeds

Vienna Centennial Lecture: Good Corporate Practice and Investigating Misdeeds

| February 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Webster Vienna campus welcomed Hon. Eugene Sullivan, former Chief Judge of the U.S. Court of Appeals, for a Centennial Lecture, “Investigating Alleged Misdeeds: Good Corporate Practice” on Thursday, Jan. 29. Sullivan’s visit was part of the series of events celebrating Webster University’s Centennial anniversary at campuses around the globe. Sullivan enthralled the audience with […]

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Snapshot: Business Simulations in Thailand

Snapshot: Business Simulations in Thailand

| February 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

A hallmark of the Webster University MBA program for students around the world is supplemental experiences beyond the traditional classroom and text, such as business simulations, guest speakers, corporate visits and industry forums and workshops. In Thailand, these experiences have included visits to factories like Jelly Belly Candy, Thai Nam Thip Bottling, and Ichitan. Upcoming […]

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Soprano Christine Brewer in Weeklong Residence, Public Performance Feb. 20

Soprano Christine Brewer in Weeklong Residence, Public Performance Feb. 20

| February 10, 2015 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s Department of Music welcomes renowned soprano Christine Brewer, visiting professor of Music, for a weeklong residency this month. Brewer will engage music students and faculty with a focus on American art song. “Christine pitched us this idea, and of course we jumped right in,” said Jeffrey Carter, chair of the Department of Music. […]

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