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Webster Hosts Tymberly Canale, Linas Phillips for Spring Choreography Residency

Webster Hosts Tymberly Canale, Linas Phillips for Spring Choreography Residency

| February 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

Webster University hosted New York-based choreographer and Webster alumna Tymberly Canale, and Los Angeles actor-writer-director Linas Phillips, for a weeklong residency Wednesday Feb. 11-18, with their piece to be performed in April by students in the Department of Dance of Webster University’s Leigh Gerdine College of Fine Arts. Canale and Phillips delivered an audition and […]

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Webster Communications Faculty, Alumni Contribute to Grammy Winner

Webster Communications Faculty, Alumni Contribute to Grammy Winner

| February 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

Several Webster University alumni, faculty and friends were part of a Grammy-award winner this year. The Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra won the Grammy for Best Orchestral Performance, recognizing John Adams’ “City Noir,” an album recorded live at Powell Symphony Hall in 2013. Several adjunct faculty members, alumni and associates of the School of Communications, particularly […]

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In the News: Cross on looting behavior; Carter on Webster music; Alum leads STL elections

In the News: Cross on looting behavior; Carter on Webster music; Alum leads STL elections

| February 12, 2015 | 0 Comments

Recent news media coverage involving Webster University community members includes: Cross on Fox2 about Looters’ Behavior in Ferguson Fox’s St. Louis affiliate Fox2 News has been reviewing footage of looting amid last year’s Ferguson protests, as a way “for law enforcement and criminologists to take a closer look at their behavior.” For the criminology angle, […]

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Webster University Fight Song Contest Now Open

Webster University Fight Song Contest Now Open

| February 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

As part of the year-long Centennial celebration, Webster University is hosting a Fight Song Contest open to Webster University faculty, staff, students and alumni. Celebrating 100 years and counting, the creation of a first-ever Fight Song will represent the mission of our university in the 21st century. We invite you to submit your fight song […]

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Actress Jenifer Lewis ’79 Named Webster University Commencement Speaker

Actress Jenifer Lewis ’79 Named Webster University Commencement Speaker

| February 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

Jenifer Lewis ’79, the St. Louis-born actress, singer, community activist and Webster University alumna (BA Theatre Arts, ’79), is adding “commencement speaker” to her repertoire. Lewis will address an estimated 12,000 Webster graduates and guests at the University’s 96th annual commencement ceremonies May 9 at St. Louis’ historic The Muny at Forest Park outdoor amphitheater. […]

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Nominations for Alumni Association Student Leader Awards

Nominations for Alumni Association Student Leader Awards

| February 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Webster University Alumni Association is now accepting nominations for the Outstanding Undergraduate and Graduate Student Leaders for the Webster Groves campus (due March 6) as well as extended campuses (due April 3). The Webster University Alumni Association recognizes students from all campuses each year for their outstanding contributions as leaders in the classroom, the […]

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Webster’s Outcomes Survey for Fall 2014 Graduates

Webster’s Outcomes Survey for Fall 2014 Graduates

| January 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

To gather important data about the outcomes of our graduates, the Office of Institutional Effectiveness needs your help in encouraging recent graduates to complete the Webster University Outcomes Survey. The Outcomes Survey is delivered via email to recent graduates worldwide approximately four to six weeks after each term’s graduation date. The survey asks recent graduates […]

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Great Decisions Weekly Lecture Series Feb. 2-March 23

Great Decisions Weekly Lecture Series Feb. 2-March 23

| January 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

For more than 25 years, Webster University alumni have participated in Great Decisions, an eight-week series of current event presentations and discussions led by Webster faculty. The series, organized nationally by the Foreign Policy Association, is designed to foster more informed and engaged citizens by bringing people together to discuss U.S. foreign policy and global […]

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In the News: Cross on Ferguson at KMOV; Minnis ’06 on gaming at KPLR; Boyd-Fenger in LN

In the News: Cross on Ferguson at KMOV; Minnis ’06 on gaming at KPLR; Boyd-Fenger in LN

| January 28, 2015 | 0 Comments

Recent news media coverage involving Webster University community members includes: Cross at KMOV: A ‘Ferguson Effect’ on Crime Rates? Did the increased load on police resources during Ferguson protests and associated unrest have a connection to a recent spike in crime? The St. Louis chief of police and mayor suspect so, and a KMOV (Channel […]

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Snapshot: Ehrhart ’87 dispels consulting myths in career talk with Vienna students

Snapshot: Ehrhart ’87 dispels consulting myths in career talk with Vienna students

| January 28, 2015 | 0 Comments

Before the winter break, the Vienna campus welcomed back Webster University alumnus Georg Ehrhart ’87 to speak with current students on the topic, “Demystifying Consulting.” Ehrhart gave an overview of the many different fields of consulting and tried to dispel the common myths associated with the business. Ehrhart addressed many of these myths as he […]

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