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[Weather Closure] St. Louis Campuses Closing at 3 p.m. Feb. 16

[Weather Closure] St. Louis Campuses Closing at 3 p.m. Feb. 16

| February 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

Due to continued snowfall, all St. Louis area campuses will close at 3 p.m. Monday, Feb. 16. Classes beginning at 3 p.m. or later (including evening classes) are canceled. Affected locations include Webster Groves, Old Post Office, Winghaven, Westport, Scott AFB and the Community Music School, as well as local corporate cohort sites (e.g. SSM, […]

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Annual Sustainability Conference: ‘Strange Connections’ March 27-28

Annual Sustainability Conference: ‘Strange Connections’ March 27-28

| February 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

In Shakespeare’s “The Tempest,” Trinculo laments “misery acquaints a man with strange bedfellows.” This year’s Sustainability Conference on March 27 and 28 at Webster University will focus on the strange bedfellows created in the fight for sustainability. The conference’s theme is “Strange Connections,” and it will explore the seemingly disparate partners who join forces when […]

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Feb. 16 Luhr Reopening Event Postponed

Feb. 16 Luhr Reopening Event Postponed

| February 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

Due to continued snowfall in the St. Louis area, the Webster University Luhr Building reopening originally scheduled for Feb. 16 has been postponed. This special event will be rescheduled for a new date to be determined.

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#GorlokLove: The Gorlok Spreads Happy Valentines

#GorlokLove: The Gorlok Spreads Happy Valentines

| February 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

Valentine’s Day is not until Saturday, but the Gorlok celebrated a day early for students on the Webster Groves campus. Cupid and the Gorlok were busy this morning leaving sweet treats for the Webster University community around Webster Groves. About 50 balloons were scattered around campus attached to chocolate Gorloks and a Valentine’s card asking […]

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Holden Forum on ‘Educating Children in the 21st Century’

Holden Forum on ‘Educating Children in the 21st Century’

| February 12, 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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Call for Submissions: RAD2015 Undergraduate Research Conference

Call for Submissions: RAD2015 Undergraduate Research Conference

| February 12, 2015 | 0 Comments

Undergraduate students conducting research are invited to submit their work for the Research Across Disciplines (RAD2015) conference. Although a College of Arts & Sciences initiative, the undergraduate research conference is open to all disciplines across the University, and to students from all regional universities as well as Webster. RAD2015 will showcase the research efforts of […]

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Video: Future Teachers Experience Music Education Program

Video: Future Teachers Experience Music Education Program

| February 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

Know a prospective student interested in music education? Check out the video featuring the Music Education program at Webster University, created by Global Marketing & Communications in coordination with the Leigh Gerdine College of Fine Arts and the School of Education. The BM in Education degree leads to certification from the State of Missouri to […]

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Soprano Christine Brewer in Weeklong Residence, Public Performance Feb. 20

Soprano Christine Brewer in Weeklong Residence, Public Performance Feb. 20

| February 10, 2015 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s Department of Music welcomes renowned soprano Christine Brewer, visiting professor of Music, for a weeklong residency this month. Brewer will engage music students and faculty with a focus on American art song. “Christine pitched us this idea, and of course we jumped right in,” said Jeffrey Carter, chair of the Department of Music. […]

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Webster University Receives Green Initiative, Centennial Awards from Chamber of Commerce

Webster University Receives Green Initiative, Centennial Awards from Chamber of Commerce

| February 9, 2015 | 0 Comments

Webster University was honored with two “Heart of the Community” awards by the Webster Groves/Shrewsbury/Rock Hill Area Chamber of Commerce at Friday’s annual awards banquet. The University received a Special Recognition Award for its centennial anniversary, as well as a Green Initiative Award for several sustainability initiatives that range from infrastructural investment to curriculum. The […]

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Confucius Institute at Webster University Named Institute of the Year

Confucius Institute at Webster University Named Institute of the Year

| February 9, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Confucius Institute at Webster University was named “2014 Confucius Institute of the Year” by HANBAN, a branch of the Chinese Ministry of Education. This is the second time the institute has received the prestigious honor, having previously been named “Confucius Institute of the Year” in 2012. The Institute offers a wide range of outreach […]

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