Archive for April, 2015

Kinematifest 8: Visual Effects Artist, Alumna Kristin Pratt to Deliver Keynote Address

Kinematifest 8: Visual Effects Artist, Alumna Kristin Pratt to Deliver Keynote Address

| April 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

Fans of the popular HBO drama Game of Thrones know the show doesn’t skimp on the budget, and the season four episode “The Watchers on the Wall” was the show’s most expensive to date. For close to an hour, viewers were captivated by a fierce battle fought between hundreds of thousands of soldiers, giants and […]

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Champions Crowned in ‘Webster’s Got Talent,’ European Football Competitions

Champions Crowned in ‘Webster’s Got Talent,’ European Football Competitions

| April 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

Last weekend was a busy and competitive one for Webster Vienna, which was host to multiple events that gathered people from across Webster University’s European campuses. On the itinerary: song, football and bragging rights. On the evening of Saturday, April 18, talented students took the stage for the third annual Webster’s Got Talent European Finals […]

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David Steward Honored as Walker School’s 2015 Person of the Year

David Steward Honored as Walker School’s 2015 Person of the Year

| April 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

Nearly 150 guests were in attendance as Webster University’s George Herbert Walker School of Business & Technology honored David Steward as its 2015 Person of the Year, on Tuesday, April 21. Steward is the co-founder and chairman of World Wide Technology, Inc. (WWT), and member of the Webster University board of trustees. Ambassador George Herbert […]

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Webster Wellness Presents ‘Finance Frenzy’ Event April 29

Webster Wellness Presents ‘Finance Frenzy’ Event April 29

| April 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

Webster Wellness has partnered with Enterprise Bank & Trust to host a “Finance Frenzy” financial seminar on Wednesday, April 29, from 12-1 p.m. in the Library Conference Room. Webster University students, faculty and staff are welcome to attend this informative session. Topics to be discussed include: budgeting and money management, credit cards and student loans. […]

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Student Composers Invited to Enter Young Composers Competition; Deadline Oct. 23

Student Composers Invited to Enter Young Composers Competition; Deadline Oct. 23

| April 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

Since 2004, the Community Music School Young Composers Competition has recognized and encouraged the efforts of those between the ages of 12 and 21 who are involved in the creative process of composing music. This program, unique to the St. Louis region, is an open competition which has received submissions from the St. Louis area […]

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‘Webster University Chess Team Day’ Declared in Webster Groves, Honoring National Champs

‘Webster University Chess Team Day’ Declared in Webster Groves, Honoring National Champs

| April 22, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Webster Groves City Council proclaimed April 23, 2015, as “Webster University Chess Team Day” in honor of the team’s third consecutive national collegiate chess championship. The declaration was made during Tuesday night’s City Council meeting and presented to Webster chess coach Susan Polgar, President Elizabeth (Beth) J. Stroble and members of the team. The […]

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Changes to Enterprise Systems Access (ESA) Request Form Process

Changes to Enterprise Systems Access (ESA) Request Form Process

| April 22, 2015 | 0 Comments

Beginning Wednesday, April 22, the Enterprise Systems Access (ESA) request form will be completely electronic. Information Technology will hold two Q&A sessions for the new service management system (Cherwell) where IT staff will demonstrate a brief walk-through of the new system, including the new ESA process. Q&A Info Session Times, Locations The first info session […]

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Women’s Tennis Receives Multipile 2014-15 SLIAC Honors

Women’s Tennis Receives Multipile 2014-15 SLIAC Honors

| April 22, 2015 | 1 Comment

In addition to taking home the 2015 St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SLIAC) championship, Webster University’s women’s tennis team earned multiple honors from the league, including six players landing on First Team All-Conference, plus the Newcomer of the Year and Coach of the Year awards. Freshman Monica Behrle was named the 2015 SLIAC Newcomer of […]

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Webster Dancers Set to Perform in St. Louis’ National Dance Week April 25

Webster Dancers Set to Perform in St. Louis’ National Dance Week April 25

| April 22, 2015 | 1 Comment

Webster University’s Department of Dance will perform Saturday, April 25, as part of the National Dance Week St. Louis Celebration. “I am pleased that Webster University’s Department of Dance has been accepted to perform for the 2015 National Dance Week St. Louis Celebration,” said Department of Dance chair James Robey. “It is an honor to […]

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Undergraduate Art History and Criticism Symposium April 24

Undergraduate Art History and Criticism Symposium April 24

| April 22, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Department of Art, Design, and Art History will hold its annual Undergraduate Art History and Criticism Symposium, on Friday, April 24, at noon in the Sverdrup Building, room 123. Discussion topics will include Michelozzo’s architecture in the Florentine Renaissance, Timurid manuscripts during the reign of Sultan Husayn Mirza Bayqara, and the Herter Brothers firm […]

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