Archive for April, 2015

Webster Dance Presents Spring Creations Concert May 1

Webster Dance Presents Spring Creations Concert May 1

| April 24, 2015 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s Department of Dance will present its Spring Creations concert, “An Informal Showing and Sharing of Student Choreographed Works,” on Friday, May 1, at 8 p.m. The Creations Concert is entirely produced, choreographed, and performed by Department of Dance students. The performance will be held in the large studio of Jean and Wells Hobler […]

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Online Learning Center Launches Blog with Resources, Trends, Advice for Online Success

Online Learning Center Launches Blog with Resources, Trends, Advice for Online Success

| April 24, 2015 | 0 Comments

Webster’s Online Learning Center is pleased to announce the launch of their new blog this week, WebsterUOnline. The blog highlights articles by and for Webster University students, staff and faculty with the focus on Webster’s online programs and services, trends in online learning, and advice for succeeding in online courses. Be sure to check back […]

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Webster Field Day 2015: Student Veterans Organization Hosts Luncheon, Obstacle Course Event

Webster Field Day 2015: Student Veterans Organization Hosts Luncheon, Obstacle Course Event

| April 24, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Webster University’s Student Veterans Organization (SVO) held the second annual Field Day 2015 event on April 22, allowing participants to gain a new perspective on service members’ commitments to maintain physical endurance and master the details of military tasks. This year, the SVO combined the Field Day event with its “Hog on the Quad” […]

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Snapshots: New Kansas City Location Grand Opening

Snapshots: New Kansas City Location Grand Opening

| April 24, 2015 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s new Kansas City campus location held its grand opening Wednesday, April 22. The new location offers a more academic feel and more modern amenities for students while also raising Webster University’s profile in the region, where Webster University has offered classes since 1966. The first full-time campus in Kansas City opened in 1972 […]

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April 26 Guest Lecture: ‘France after Charlie Hebdo’

April 26 Guest Lecture: ‘France after Charlie Hebdo’

| April 24, 2015 | 0 Comments

Centre Francophone and the St. Louis & Lyon Sister Cities present a Jacques Chicoineau Lecture, “France After Charlie Hebdo,” this Sunday, April 26, with guest speaker John Bowen. Bowen, a sociocultural anthropologist and the Dunbar-Van Cleve Professor in Arts & Sciences at Washington University St. Louis, is the author of several books, including “Can Islam Be […]

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Pottery Sale April 30: Student/Faculty Works

Pottery Sale April 30: Student/Faculty Works

| April 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

Stop by the Spring Pottery Sale on Thursday, April 30. Tables filled with handmade ceramic pottery will be set up in front of the elevator in Webster Hall just around the corner from Marletto’s Marketplace from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. For more information, call Angela Morra, Department of Art, Design, & Art History representative, at ext. […]

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Electrical Customer Substation Phase 2: Minor parking, pedestrian impact April 27-30

Electrical Customer Substation Phase 2: Minor parking, pedestrian impact April 27-30

| April 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

On Monday, April 27, the contractor Kozeny-Wagner will begin pulling electrical cables through the underground ductbank and directionally bored conduits from the new Electrical Customer Substation’s location along the south side of Garden Avenue, to east side of the East Academic Building, and to Manhole #6 south of the Pearson House. The contractor will block […]

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Snapshots: High School Junior Preview Day

Snapshots: High School Junior Preview Day

| April 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Webster University Enrollment Management team hosted 71 high school juniors for Junior Preview Day on the Webster Groves campus Monday, April 20. Prospective students and their families began the morning collecting information about the admissions and financial aid processes and learning about student services and campus resources in the University Center’s Sunnen Lounge. Prospective […]

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Applied Educational Psychology Students, Faculty Receive ‘Shining Light’ Award for Ferguson Research

Applied Educational Psychology Students, Faculty Receive ‘Shining Light’ Award for Ferguson Research

| April 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

Students and faculty in the Webster University School of Education were recently honored with a Shining Light Award from Missouri Families4Families. The award was given to the students for the research they conducted on area schools’ reactions to the crisis in Ferguson, under the guidance of Deborah Stiles, professor of Applied Educational Psychology and School […]

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Invisible Wounds: April 24 Brown Bag on experience of student veterans

Invisible Wounds: April 24 Brown Bag on experience of student veterans

| April 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

Three military veterans will speak at a “brown bag” workshop addressing the invisible wounds experienced by many veterans and student veterans. The “Invisible Wounds” workshop, from noon to 1 p.m. April 24 in the University Center Presentation Room, is presented by Webster University’s Accessibility Committee, the Counseling office, the Office of Military Affairs and Health […]

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