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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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Student/Faculty Collaborative Research Grants: Spring 2015 recipients announced, Summer/Fall applications due April 13

Student/Faculty Collaborative Research Grants: Spring 2015 recipients announced, Summer/Fall applications due April 13

| February 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Office of the Provost and Office of Academic Affairs are pleased to announce that proposals are now being accepted from students for the Provost’s Student/Faculty Collaborative Research Grant Program for funding to be used in the Summer/Fall 2015 semesters. The deadline for applications has been extended to April 13. “Thanks to committed faculty members […]

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Tycoons, Oligarchs and Conglomerates: Vienna hosts OSCE speaker on media plurality

Tycoons, Oligarchs and Conglomerates: Vienna hosts OSCE speaker on media plurality

| February 9, 2015 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s Vienna campus welcomed Dunja Mijatović, representative on Freedom of the Media at the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE), for a talk on the issue of media plurality. As a representative for the OSCE since 2010 and one of the founders of the Communications Regulatory Agency of Bosnia Herzegovina, Mijatović shared […]

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Video: ‘Rooftop’ Beatles Tribute Performance Captured by Webster Communications Students

Video: ‘Rooftop’ Beatles Tribute Performance Captured by Webster Communications Students

| January 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

Last Jan. 30, the Department of Audio Aesthetics and Technology in the School of Communication sponsored a live music concert  to commemorate two major milestone anniversaries of the legendary rock group, The Beatles: the 45th anniversary of their final live performance as a group – a rooftop concert on the roof of their Saville Row recording studio […]

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Snapshots: Biology, Math/Computer Science, Audio represent Webster at local STEM Extravaganza

Snapshots: Biology, Math/Computer Science, Audio represent Webster at local STEM Extravaganza

| January 26, 2015 | 1 Comment

Webster University was well represented at the 2015 STEM Extravaganza at Hazelwood Central High School last weekend by representatives from the departments of Audio Production Audio Aesthetics & Technology (led by department chair Barry Hufker), Math and Computer Science (John Aleshunas) and Biological Sciences (Victoria Brown-Kennerly and Stephanie Schroeder). The event drew approximately 1,000 K-12 […]

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May Gallery: Annual Faculty Exhibition Opens Jan. 23

May Gallery: Annual Faculty Exhibition Opens Jan. 23

| January 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Webster University Annual Photography Faculty Exhibition is on exhibit from Jan. 23 – Feb 20. The opening reception is Friday, Jan. 23, from 5-7 p.m. This exhibition shows work by Webster University photography faculty from campuses around the world. Included are work by: Francesco Arese Visconti (Webster Geneva) Robin Assner Tom Barkman Bill Barrett […]

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Webster Thailand Digital Magazine Leads to Adobe Invite for Communications Faculty

Webster Thailand Digital Magazine Leads to Adobe Invite for Communications Faculty

| December 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

The work of Webster University students and faculty using Adobe Digital Publishing, an industry standard in the evolution from print to various digital and mobile platforms, has caught the attention of the company itself. Thomas Groves and Victor Sujaritpinij, School of Communications lecturers at Webster University Thailand, recently attended the Adobe Digital Publishing Summit 2014 […]

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Going Mobile: New Ampersand App Available in iTunes, Google Play

Going Mobile: New Ampersand App Available in iTunes, Google Play

| December 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Fall 2014 issue of The Ampersand, Webster University’s award-winning student-produced magazine, is now available digitally with its own app on iTunes (for iPads) and Google Play (Android). School of Communications students, who produce the print edition through the Magazine Production course, developed the new app as part of the course. “This is a great […]

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Around Webster: Erickson’s ‘Snow Geese’ honored; ‘Latin Pulse’ on Venezuela; Rishe on NCAA bowl game market

Around Webster: Erickson’s ‘Snow Geese’ honored; ‘Latin Pulse’ on Venezuela; Rishe on NCAA bowl game market

| December 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

Recent accolades and accomplishments by the Webster University community include: Erickson’s ‘Snow Geese’ Honored Michael Erickson‘s short story “Snow Geese” – one of 2,000 submissions reviewed by writer and contest guest judge Ben Fountain — was awarded honorable mention in the 18th annual Zoetrope Short Fiction Contest. As a result, Erickson’s story will be sent […]

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The Ampersand Distribution Dec. 8-9; New App Coming Soon

The Ampersand Distribution Dec. 8-9; New App Coming Soon

| December 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Fall 2014 issue of The Ampersand, Webster University’s award-winning student-produced magazine, will be distributed Dec. 8-9 between 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. This magazine is produced by students through a course in the School of Communications. Copies are free, and may be picked up in the University Center, Marletto’s and the Emerson Library. The Ampersand […]

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