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I Fest Celebrates ‘Colors of the World’: International Diversity Showcase April 11

I Fest Celebrates ‘Colors of the World’: International Diversity Showcase April 11

| March 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Multicultural Center and International Student Affairs (MCISA) invite the Webster community to join them Friday, April 11, from 4:30-7:30 p.m. in the University Center’s Grant Gymnasium for the annual Webster University International Festival, or I-Fest. Each April, I Fest celebrates and showcases the international diversity of Webster University. This exposition represents many different countries […]

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Contemporary Conversations: Maj. Gen. Barbara Faulkenberry, Leadership, Service and Global Air Mobility

Contemporary Conversations: Maj. Gen. Barbara Faulkenberry, Leadership, Service and Global Air Mobility

| March 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

Maj. Gen. Barbara J. Faulkenberry will visit Webster University’s home campus in Webster Groves on April 15 to share insights into her leadership journey and career in the military. Faulkenberry’s talk, “Leadership, Service and Global Air Mobility,” is part of the Webster University speaker series, Contemporary Conversations for a Connected World. Since entering the U.S. […]

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Hunt Gallery Opening, Artists’ Panel: ‘Altered Connections, Recent Art from Serbia’

Hunt Gallery Opening, Artists’ Panel: ‘Altered Connections, Recent Art from Serbia’

| March 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

“Altered Connections: Recent Art from Serbia” will open with a public reception on Friday, March 21, from 6 – 8 p.m. at the Hunt Gallery at Webster University. Comprised of video installations, photography and textiles, “Altered Connections” will introduce some of the important and, in some cases, provocative work being created by international Serbian artists. […]

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History Panel with Rep Premier: Economic and Social Upheaval in 1970s America

History Panel with Rep Premier: Economic and Social Upheaval in 1970s America

| March 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

Webster University and The Repertory Theatre of St. Louis invite members of the community to an afternoon with writer and historian Jefferson Cowie and College of Arts & Sciences professors John Chappell and Allan MacNeill for a panel discussion on the economic and social upheavals of 1970s America. The panel discussion occurs in conjunction with […]

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Spring E-Waste Recycling Collection Thursday, March 6

Spring E-Waste Recycling Collection Thursday, March 6

| March 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

It’s time for spring cleaning, and also time to safely and responsibly dispose of all your electronic waste! A variety of electronics will be accepted for proper recycling at no charge to University students, faculty, staff, Webster Groves residents, and area schools from 7:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Thursday, March 6, in parking Lot O, […]

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May Gallery Opening and Artist Talk Feb. 28: Hernandez-Claire Explores Illegal Immigration in ‘Broken Roots’

May Gallery Opening and Artist Talk Feb. 28: Hernandez-Claire Explores Illegal Immigration in ‘Broken Roots’

| February 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

The May Gallery presents a photography exhibit, José Hernández-Claire’s Broken Roots: Illegal Immigration into the U.S., which will be on display Feb. 28-March 28. Artist Talk and Opening Reception A talk by Hernández-Claire takes place Friday, Feb. 28 at 3 p.m. in Sverdrup 123, with the opening reception later that evening from 5-7 p.m. in the […]

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[POSTPONED] Aria, Concerto Competition Winners Perform with Webster Orchestra March 2

[POSTPONED] Aria, Concerto Competition Winners Perform with Webster Orchestra March 2

| February 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

UPDATE: This concert has been postponed due to inclement weather. The Webster University Chamber Orchestra presents its next concert on Sunday, March 2, 7 p.m., at the Community Music School Concert Hall. Featured will be the 2014 Aria and Concerto Competition winners: soprano Madeline Lackey, pianist Olga Sedycias and tenor James Stevens. Conducted by Paul […]

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Next Industry Insight Night: Careers in Marketing, Management

Next Industry Insight Night: Careers in Marketing, Management

| February 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Webster University students interested in marketing and management careers are invited to the next Industry Insight Night on Thursday, Feb. 27, 4-6 p.m. in the East Academic Building Edward Jones Commons. Sponsored by Walker EDGE, this event is an opportunity to get career advice from industry professionals and learn about internships and jobs. Companies represented […]

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Visiting Speaker/Performer: Charlie King – ‘My Life Making Music for Social Justice’

Visiting Speaker/Performer: Charlie King – ‘My Life Making Music for Social Justice’

| February 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

All are invited to a special performance and talk by folk singer Charlie King, “My Life Making Music for Social Justice.” Charlie talks – and sings – about his 50 years performing for social movements and justice.  Webster University, East Academic Building, 545 Garden Avenue, Room 102, Thursday, Feb. 27, 7 p.m. Sponsored by the […]

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International Culture at Webster: Argentine Tango, Brazilian Carnaval, Italian Classical Guitarist

International Culture at Webster: Argentine Tango, Brazilian Carnaval, Italian Classical Guitarist

| February 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

Upcoming events from the Center of International Education: Tango Performance & Practice Tuesday, Feb. 25, noon Dance to a different beat! The tango performance and practice event will feature Argentine tango performer Mauro Peralta, whose teaching methods combine elements of classic tango with the traditional embrace. Light refreshments will be served. Following the performance, Peralta […]

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