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Webster Chess Team Offers Summer Camps, Weekly Friday Chess Tips for Community

Webster Chess Team Offers Summer Camps, Weekly Friday Chess Tips for Community

| April 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s top-ranked college chess team and three-time national college chess champions offer two programs to help more people feel included in the growing chess community: a chess summer camp for children ages 6 to 18, and a free chess advisory program to the community. “Chess is an international game and also a great mind […]

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German Film Series Commemorates End of World War I, opens April 14 with ‘All Quiet on the Western Front’

German Film Series Commemorates End of World War I, opens April 14 with ‘All Quiet on the Western Front’

| April 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

The German program in the Department of International Languages and Cultures of the College of Arts & Sciences will commemorate the centennial of the end of World War I with three screenings of films about war and Germany, with a brief historical introduction before each one. The series opens Tuesday, April 14, with a screening […]

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Dance St. Louis Sponsors Compagnie Käfig Master Class

Dance St. Louis Sponsors Compagnie Käfig Master Class

| April 8, 2015 | 0 Comments

Dance St. Louis and the Webster University Department of Dance will co-present a master class taught by Compagnie Käfig’s Assistant Choreographer, Astrid de Toledo. The class will be held from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Saturday, April 25, at the Jean and Wells Hobler Center for Dance in the Loretto-Hilton Center on Webster University’s […]

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Snapshot: Webster Hosts 12th Annual High School Programming Challenge

Snapshot: Webster Hosts 12th Annual High School Programming Challenge

| April 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Mathematics and Computer Science Department in the George Herbert Walker School of Business & Technology  hosted the 12th annual High School Programming Challenge at the Webster Groves campus Saturday, April 4. Faculty members Brenda Boyce and Xiaoyuan Suo organized the event and said its success already has participants looking forward to next year. This […]

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9th Annual Undergrad Philosophy Conference: ‘Minimizing Marriage’ April 18

9th Annual Undergrad Philosophy Conference: ‘Minimizing Marriage’ April 18

| April 6, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Philosophy Club will hold its 9th annual undergraduate philosophy conference Saturday, April 18, at the home campus in Webster Groves. The conference theme, “Minimizing Marriage,” comes from the book by keynote speaker, Elizabeth Brake of Arizona State University. All undergraduate students and admirers of philosophy are invited to attend. Following a day of paper […]

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April 6-10: Celebrate NCAA III Student-Athlete Week, Soles4Souls Shoe Drive

April 6-10: Celebrate NCAA III Student-Athlete Week, Soles4Souls Shoe Drive

| April 6, 2015 | 0 Comments

April 6-10 is NCAA III Student-Athlete Week, a chance for students, faculty, and staff to join in the celebration of Webster’s student-athletes, who work hard and sacrifice to represent the University, and gain a greater appreciation of NCAA III Athletics. The Student Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) for Webster University Athletics has worked hard to plan […]

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Hubler Returns for Webster University Dance Ensemble April 17-19

Hubler Returns for Webster University Dance Ensemble April 17-19

| April 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Webster University Leigh Gerdine College of Fine Arts Department of Dance presents the 2015 Webster University Dance Ensemble (WUDE) April 17-19, under the artistic direction of Beckah Reed. This year’s diverse annual concert includes six choreographers who have created original works in ballet, contemporary and aerial dance, with live music and video. This diverse […]

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Holden Forum on Midwestern Attitudes Regarding U.S.-China Relations April 8

Holden Forum on Midwestern Attitudes Regarding U.S.-China Relations April 8

| April 1, 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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‘St. Louis Rising’ Discussion with Authors, Consul General of France

‘St. Louis Rising’ Discussion with Authors, Consul General of France

| April 1, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Webster community will be the first to get their hands on St. Louis Rising: The French Regime of St. Ange de Bellerive – a new book by historians Carl J. Ekberg and Sharon Person – next month, courtesy of Centre Francophone at Webster University. To commemorate the book’s launch, Ekberg and Person will participate in […]

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Women and Gender Studies Open House April 9

Women and Gender Studies Open House April 9

| April 1, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Webster University Women and Gender Studies program will host a Spring Open House for prospective students, Thursday, April 9, from 4-6 p.m. in the University Center Sunnen Lounge on the Webster Groves campus. The event offers an opportunity to meet with program faculty, current students and organization representatives to discuss program offerings, curriculum content, […]

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