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Media Student Presents Film at Historic Vienna Theater

Media Student Presents Film at Historic Vienna Theater

| May 2, 2013 | 0 Comments

With her final undergraduate project, Webster University media communications student Aizhan Tuganbayeva had the chance to show her work in the medium’s most historic setting. Tuganbayeva presented her feature film, Sin In Emotions, at Vienna’s Breitenseer Lichtspiele cinema, which is Austria’s oldest operating movie theater and considered the oldest continuously running cinema in the world. […]

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Snapshots: Annual Scholarship Dinner Celebrates Scholars, Donors

Snapshots: Annual Scholarship Dinner Celebrates Scholars, Donors

| April 23, 2013 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s Annual Scholarship Dinner, held Monday, April 8, 2013, in Grant Gymnasium at the home campus in Webster Groves, celebrated Webster scholarship donors and the scholarship recipients who benefit from their generosity. The dinner featured inspiring remarks from two student scholarship recipients, James Cook, Global Sustainability Studies major and Burke Family Scholar, and Phyllis […]

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Webster Student to Teach in Japan

Webster Student to Teach in Japan

| April 23, 2013 | 0 Comments

Webster University student Carisa Crittendon will spend the next two years teaching English to Japanese school children. An International Studies major with an emphasis in Asian studies, Crittendon has been accepted into the highly selective Japan Exchange and Teaching (JET) program by Japan’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science […]

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Taught by Alumni in the Field, Students Show Work at Advertising Competition

| April 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

Webster students in the School of Communications won second place in the National Student Advertising Competition (NSAC) regionals in Kansas City last week. The NSAC is an annual contest held by the American Advertising Federation for teams of college students. Each year a corporate sponsor provides an assignment outlining the history of a product and […]

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Gathering Spaces: New Mary Ann Lee Plaza Dedicated

| April 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

The new Mary Ann Lee Plaza, a gift by longtime Webster University supporter Mary Ann Lee, was formally dedicated last week on the home campus in Webster Groves. Webster President Elizabeth (Beth) J. Stroble and Provost and Senior Vice President Julian Z. Schuster welcomed Mary Ann Lee and members of her family to campus for […]

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Human Rights Conference: Rights of Indigenous Peoples and Stateless Persons

| April 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s annual human rights conference this year focuses on the rights of indigenous peoples and stateless persons. The purpose of international human rights is to give every person the chance to live a dignified life. These rights include the right to a nationality, as well as freedom from discrimination and protections for culture and […]

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Human Rights Conference: Rights of Indigenous Peoples and Stateless Persons

Human Rights Conference: Rights of Indigenous Peoples and Stateless Persons

| April 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s annual human rights conference this year focuses on the rights of indigenous peoples and stateless persons. The purpose of international human rights is to give every person the chance to live a dignified life. These rights include the right to a nationality, as well as freedom from discrimination and protections for culture and […]

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Norbert Leo Butz Named Webster’s 2013 Commencement Speaker

| April 12, 2013 | 0 Comments

Tony Award Winner and Webster University alumnus Norbert Leo Butz will deliver the commencement address and receive an honorary Doctor of Humane Letters degree at Webster University’s 2013 commencement ceremony, to be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, May 11, at The Muny in Forest Park. “We are delighted to welcome Norbert Leo Butz back […]

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Kinematifest: Annual Animation Festival Puts Spotlight on Webster Program

| April 11, 2013 | 0 Comments

When the sixth annual Kinematifest opens its doors on April 19, it will be more than just a small indie festival where college students show their homemade animation. Instead, it will be a chance for the community to see the next wave of animation, and for the students to jump-start their careers. Just ask Leah […]

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Video, Snapshots: Chess Champs Return, Campus Celebrates

| April 9, 2013 | 0 Comments

Webster University community members welcomed the top-ranked and newly crowned collegiate champion chess team back to campus Monday after their weekend President’s Cup victory in Rockville, Md. The team members, who won what is known as the Final Four of collegiate chess, were treated to a celebration in Marletto’s. Webster University President Beth Stroble and […]

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