Archive for April, 2015

Hubler Returns for Webster University Dance Ensemble April 17-19

Hubler Returns for Webster University Dance Ensemble April 17-19

| April 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Webster University Leigh Gerdine College of Fine Arts Department of Dance presents the 2015 Webster University Dance Ensemble (WUDE) April 17-19, under the artistic direction of Beckah Reed. This year’s diverse annual concert includes six choreographers who have created original works in ballet, contemporary and aerial dance, with live music and video. This diverse […]

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Webster Nursing Program Receives $100k Grant from Hearst Foundations

Webster Nursing Program Receives $100k Grant from Hearst Foundations

| April 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

The William Randolph Hearst Foundations’ Health Funding Priority awarded a grant of $100,000 to Webster University’s nursing program. The funds will aid in hiring two faculty members who will teach full-time while pursuing a DNP (Doctor of Nursing Practice) or PhD in nursing. Hearst Foundations funding will provide tuition reimbursement and additional funds toward degree […]

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Sounds of Success: Audio Program Celebrates 25 Years

Sounds of Success: Audio Program Celebrates 25 Years

| April 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

Loud sounds, glaringly bright red doors, a leopard skin lamp and a Spinal Tap action figure are just a few of the signs that the audio labs at Webster University’s School of Communications offer a slightly different learning experience from what you’d find in the more traditional classrooms down the hall. “We’ve worked really hard […]

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Parking Options at Luhr Building and Eden Seminary

Parking Options at Luhr Building and Eden Seminary

| April 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

As a reminder for those who park near the Luhr Building, Webster University has permit parking on Lot A and Lot C.  Additional parking is available on the old tennis courts, with signage, “Event Parking Only;” permits are not required to park on that lot. Staff members and their visitors should refrain from parking on […]

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Webster Dance Performs at Central Region ACDA Conference

Webster Dance Performs at Central Region ACDA Conference

| April 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

Webster University students in the Department of Dance performed at the Central Region American College Dance Association (ACDA) Conference March 21-24 at Southeast Missouri State University. The conference was attended by 19 other colleges and universities from across the region and included daily dance technique classes taught by collegiate faculty as well as special guest […]

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Student Curates ‘Letters and Artworks From War – Renefer: 1914-18’

Student Curates ‘Letters and Artworks From War – Renefer: 1914-18’

| April 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

A new exhibition examining work and letters of renowned World War I-era French artist Raymond Fontanet (known as Renefer) is now on display at the Webster Groves campus, curated by a Webster University student. “Letters and Artworks From War – Renefer: 1914-18’’ is curated for the Centre Francophone by Shelby Wratchford, a double-major in Art and […]

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Reflective Teaching Community April 10: ‘Solving problems in new contexts’

Reflective Teaching Community April 10: ‘Solving problems in new contexts’

| April 1, 2015 | 0 Comments

Come join the Reflective Teaching Community for its final meeting of the academic year, “Transfer: Solving problems in new contexts.” The meeting will be held Friday, April 10, from noon- 1 p.m. at the Faculty Development Center in the Emerson Library. RSVP We’ll be ordering pizza for those who attend, as well as sending participants […]

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Holden Forum on Midwestern Attitudes Regarding U.S.-China Relations April 8

Holden Forum on Midwestern Attitudes Regarding U.S.-China Relations April 8

| April 1, 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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‘St. Louis Rising’ Discussion with Authors, Consul General of France

‘St. Louis Rising’ Discussion with Authors, Consul General of France

| April 1, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Webster community will be the first to get their hands on St. Louis Rising: The French Regime of St. Ange de Bellerive – a new book by historians Carl J. Ekberg and Sharon Person – next month, courtesy of Centre Francophone at Webster University. To commemorate the book’s launch, Ekberg and Person will participate in […]

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Women and Gender Studies Open House April 9

Women and Gender Studies Open House April 9

| April 1, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Webster University Women and Gender Studies program will host a Spring Open House for prospective students, Thursday, April 9, from 4-6 p.m. in the University Center Sunnen Lounge on the Webster Groves campus. The event offers an opportunity to meet with program faculty, current students and organization representatives to discuss program offerings, curriculum content, […]

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