Archive for March, 2015

School of Education ‘Transformative Learning’ Conference June 11-12

School of Education ‘Transformative Learning’ Conference June 11-12

| March 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

As part of Webster University’s Centennial celebration, the School of Education will host the conference, “Educators as Agents of Change Through Transformative Learning and Leadership,” June 11-12 in the East Academic Building’s Edward Jones Commons. The conference will feature panel discussions on urban school change and transformative learning. Conference activities will also include two distinguished […]

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Students Prepare Baroque Banquet for Guests with Vienna Visiting Professor

Students Prepare Baroque Banquet for Guests with Vienna Visiting Professor

| March 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

The atrium of the Palais Wenkheim was the site of a special Baroque Banquet that drew journalists and academics from other institutions to Webster University Vienna on March 24. The inspiration for the event was food historian and author Ken Albala, Webster Vienna’s Elizabeth Chopin Visiting Professor 2015, who taught one week of a four-week […]

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Vocal Students Shine in Union Avenue Opera Recital and Scholarship Competition

Vocal Students Shine in Union Avenue Opera Recital and Scholarship Competition

| March 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

Nine Webster University students participated in the Union Avenue Opera’s Crescendo Program recital and scholarship competition, with several taking home prizes. Crescendo was designed to provide motivated students the opportunity to hone their craft while working with UAO’s esteemed professionals. The competition is open to all voice students currently enrolled in an undergraduate program within […]

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Email Server Maintenance: Saturday, March 28

Email Server Maintenance: Saturday, March 28

| March 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

Information Technology is scheduled to perform maintenance on the Blake and Bailey email servers on Saturday, March 28, between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. During this time, users with email accounts that reside on the Blake and Bailey servers may expect intermittent unavailability of email services. If your email account resides on Blake or Bailey, […]

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School of Education Students Gain Real-World Teaching Experience with Reading Literacy Program

School of Education Students Gain Real-World Teaching Experience with Reading Literacy Program

| March 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

For three years, Webster University School of Education students have been teaching reading literacy to children at Edgar Road Elementary School as part of the Methods of Teaching Elementary Reading course. Tutoring elementary students is more than a class requirement – it is an opportunity to put theory into practice and grow as a future […]

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Seeking Student Performer/Band Submissions for Springfest 2015 Opening Act

Seeking Student Performer/Band Submissions for Springfest 2015 Opening Act

| March 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

Campus Activities is looking for a Webster University student or band to be the opening act for this year’s Springfest concert with the Grammy award-winning duo, A Great Big World. The concert will be the evening of Saturday, April 18, in the Grant Gym on Webster’s home campus in Webster Groves. Eligibility To be eligible […]

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RSVP to Missouri Diversity Council Women In Leadership Symposium March 31

RSVP to Missouri Diversity Council Women In Leadership Symposium March 31

| March 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

To close out Women’s History Month, Webster University’s Office of Diversity, Inclusion and Community Engagement will host the inaugural Missouri Diversity Council Women In Leadership Symposium on Tuesday, March 31, from 8-11:30 a.m. in the East Academic Building. The theme for this event is “Celebrating Leadership: The Power of Women in the Workplace.” Associate vice […]

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9th Annual Central Region Audio Student Summit March 27-29

9th Annual Central Region Audio Student Summit March 27-29

| March 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

The ninth annual Central Region Audio Student Summit will be held this weekend (March 27-29) in the East Academic Building and in Sverdrup Hall. The event brings together hundreds of audio professionals, students, and enthusiasts from around the country for three days of education and interaction from within the field. Open to the public, the […]

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City, University Pave Way for Interdisciplinary Science Building in Webster Groves

City, University Pave Way for Interdisciplinary Science Building in Webster Groves

| March 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

Webster University and the City of Webster Groves reached an agreement this month on the City’s construction and Webster University’s cost of a left turn lane for southbound Edgar Road at Garden Avenue. The left turn lane is a City of Webster Groves condition in order for the University to expand its parking garage and […]

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Gorloks Grab Four SLIAC Player of the Week Awards

Gorloks Grab Four SLIAC Player of the Week Awards

| March 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

Webster University Athletics had four students garner St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SLIAC) Player of the Week honors for March 16-22. Marissa Lewis (tennis), Taylor Porter (track), Kyle Uhrich (baseball), and Haile Wilson (track) were all named for their respective sports. About the Players Lewis, a senior, was the SLIAC Women’s Tennis Player of the […]

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