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In the News: Schubert on ISIS, Pollak on EU; Chess in NY Times; WILLOW in RFT

In the News: Schubert on ISIS, Pollak on EU; Chess in NY Times; WILLOW in RFT

| March 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

Recent news media coverage involving Webster University community members includes: Geraghty-Rathert’s WILLOW Project in RFT The Riverfront Times ran a full feature on the Community Coalition for Clemency and  The Women Initiate Legal Lifelines to Other Women, or WILLOW Project, founded by Anne Geraghty-Rathert, associate professor of Legal Studies and Chair of Women and Gender […]

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Webster Associate Professor Joins Community Coalition for Clemency

Webster Associate Professor Joins Community Coalition for Clemency

| October 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

Members of the Community Coalition for Clemency held a press conference on the morning of Oct. 28 to ask Governor Jay Nixon to commute the sentences of 14 women who are incarcerated in Missouri prisons. Most of the women are victims of domestic abuse, with some having spent more than 30 years behind bars. Anne […]

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In the News: Bob Dotson on KSDK; Geraghty-Rather’s WILLOW Project in AP

In the News: Bob Dotson on KSDK; Geraghty-Rather’s WILLOW Project in AP

| October 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

Recent media coverage involving Webster University community members includes: Dotson’s Week as Webster Guest Lecturer Featured on KSDK Award-winning NBC reporter Bob Dotson, who spent last week working with Webster University students and delivering a public lecture, was featured on St. Louis NBC affiliate KSDK, a segment with anchor Mike Bush that was filmed on […]

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Legal Studies Sept. 24 Events: Ice Cream Social, Open House, Orientation

Legal Studies Sept. 24 Events: Ice Cream Social, Open House, Orientation

| September 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

On Wednesday, Sept. 24, the Legal Studies Department of Webster University will host multiple events to welcome new students and provide information to prospective students. Open House and Ice Cream Social The Legal Studies Open House and Ice Cream Social will be held from 5 – 6 p.m. in the University Center’s Sunnen Lounge. Students […]

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Webster University Faculty Member Sworn in as Federal Judge

Webster University Faculty Member Sworn in as Federal Judge

| May 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

Webster adjunct faculty member and U.S. Magistrate Judge Noelle C. Collins was sworn in as a United States Magistrate Judge for the Eastern District of Missouri during a public ceremony on April 11, 2014. “Even though I was happy as a federal prosecutor, I was thankful and elated by the news that I was selected […]

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Around Webster: Meyer Named Nat’l Park Artist in Residence; U.N. Picks Vautravers for Research; Collins a U.S. Magistrate Judge

Around Webster: Meyer Named Nat’l Park Artist in Residence; U.N. Picks Vautravers for Research; Collins a U.S. Magistrate Judge

| March 26, 2014 | 1 Comment

Recent professional news and accomplishments by Webster University community members include: Meyer to Record Score as Petrified Forest Artist in Residence Victoria “Tori” Meyer, assistant professor in Audio Aesthetics & Technology in the Webster University School of Communications, has been named an Artist in Residence 2014 for the Petrified Forest National Park. As part of […]

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Legal Studies’ Judge Edwards Selected for Distinguished Rehnquist Award

Legal Studies’ Judge Edwards Selected for Distinguished Rehnquist Award

| August 12, 2013 | 0 Comments

Judge Jimmie Edwards, adjunct faculty member of Legal Studies in the Webster University College of Arts & Sciences, was recently selected to receive the 2013 William H. Rehnquist Award for Judicial Excellence by the National Center for State Courts. This is one of the most prestigious honors that can be bestowed on American judges. Edwards […]

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‘Women Lawyers Through the Gaze of the Media’ March 27

‘Women Lawyers Through the Gaze of the Media’ March 27

| March 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

In honor of Women’s History Month, the Legal Studies Department presents a Brown Bag luncheon, Mirror, Mirror on the Law…..Who’s the Fairest One of All: Women Lawyers Reflected Through the Gaze of the Media, Wednesday, March 27, noon – 1 p.m. in the Emerson Library Conference Room. Please join Anne Geraghty-Rathert and Robin Jefferson Higgins […]

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In the News: Judge Edwards on ‘Tavis Smiley Reports’ March 26

In the News: Judge Edwards on ‘Tavis Smiley Reports’ March 26

| March 7, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Hon. Judge Jimmie Edwards, adjunct faculty member in Legal Studies in the Webster University College of Arts & Sciences, will appear on the PBS broadcast of Tavis Smiley Reports: “Education Under Arrest” on Tuesday, March 26, at 7 p.m. Central. Judge Edwards is the founder of the Innovative Concept Academy in St. Louis and […]

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Legal Studies Presents Black History Month Discussion Feb. 20

Legal Studies Presents Black History Month Discussion Feb. 20

| February 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

In honor of Black History Month, the Legal Studies Department invites you to join a brown bag discussion, “Beyond the Emancipation Proclamation: Jim Crow – Slavery By Any Other Name,” Wednesday, Feb. 20, noon – 1 p.m., in the Emerson Library Conference Room. Jan. 1, 2013, marked the 150th anniversary of Lincoln’s Emancipation Proclamation of […]

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