Events

March 2017

Wednesday, March 1

Embracing Diversity & Inclusion: Critical Conversations

Webster University will host “Embracing Diversity and Inclusion: Critical Conversations” on the Webster Groves home campus March 1 & March 2, 2017. This is a...

Fall Study Abroad Application Fair

Fall Study Abroad applications open on Wednesday, March 1. Stop by The Global Exchange in Sverdrup 107 for a one-stop application shop! Complete your...

Trump, the President That Was Not To Be

On Wednesday, March 1st at 6PM (in the Commons Room), Dr. Michael Sakbani will share his views on how the election of Donald J. Trump might impact the United...

Webster Economic Association - Opening Event

Join the Webster Economic Association in hosting Webster Alumna Economist Maria Alejandra Arias! All students and majors welcomed! Maria earned both a B.A....

Senior Recital: Atum Jones, classical guitar

Senior Atum Jones presents a classical guitar recital in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree Bachelor of Music in Instrumental...

Night of the Comet

Part of Strange Brew: Cult Films at Schlafly Bottleworks (Thom Eberhardt, 1984, USA, 95 min.) In this satirical sci-fi comedy, sisters Samantha (Kelli...

Thursday, March 2

Embracing Diversity & Inclusion: Critical Conversations

Webster University will host “Embracing Diversity and Inclusion: Critical Conversations” on the Webster Groves home campus March 1 & March 2, 2017. This is a...

Wyman Center Information Table

Stop by to learn about opportunities open to college students with the Wyman Center Teen Leadership Program. Opportunities include Group Leaders,...

Senior Composition Recital: Samuel Naumann

Senior Samuel Naumann presents a composition recital in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree Bachelor of Music in Music Composition.

Friday, March 3

Reflective Teaching Community: Safety versus Discomfort in the Classroom

The Reflective Teaching Community (RTC) will hold its next session on Friday, Mar. 3, 12:00-1 pm CST. All part-time and full-time faculty and academic...

Faculty Writing Hours

The Faculty Development Center invites all part-time and full-time faculty to participate in monthly writing hours in the FDC Suite (see schedule below). ...

Dark Night

(Tim Sutton, 2016, USA, 85 min.) A haunting, artfully understated critique of American gun culture, Tim Sutton’s third feature is loosely based around the...

Saturday, March 4

Leadership through the Lens of the Arts

This seminar will contribute to your understanding of leadership and to your ability to lead more effectively. Each of us must be prepared to play a...

Reimagining French Teaching for the 21st Century

Forum hosted by the Webster University’s Centre Francophone in collaboration with Vista Higher Learning Session I: Le français langue vivante, encore plus...

Dark Night

(Tim Sutton, 2016, USA, 85 min.) A haunting, artfully understated critique of American gun culture, Tim Sutton’s third feature is loosely based around the...

Film Series - America Divided

Several episodes in the "America Divided" film series will be shown on campus for Black History Month. Feb 7: "The System" Feb. 14: "The Battle to Fix...

Sunday, March 5

Faculty Recital: Through a Child's Eyes: Terezin, Czechoslovakia (Paula Kasica, Debby Lennon)

This program begins at 3:45 with two short films depicting the life in Terezin, Checkoslovakia during WW2. Helga’s Diary is a survivor sharing pieces of her...

Dark Night

(Tim Sutton, 2016, USA, 85 min.) A haunting, artfully understated critique of American gun culture, Tim Sutton’s third feature is loosely based around the...

Monday, March 6

Webster University Book Club

Book Club Discussion Note: This event is open to the public. Here are the 2017 reads: Life, Animated: A Story of Sidekicks, Heroes, and Autism by...

The Trump Administration: Political and Historical Implications, An Informal Seminar for Faculty, Staff, Students and Community Members

This reading and discussion group will meet Wednesdays this spring to examine the Trump administration in its political and historical context. We will...

The Suzy Shepard and Donald O. Davis Scholarship Concert: "Ask Me Now; 100 years of Thelonious Monk", Webster Jazz Faculty

I bonded with Thelonious Monk’s music early—at age 15 or so through repeated listenings to his piano improvisation on Miles Davis’ 1954 Christmas eve...

Tuesday, March 7

Wednesday, March 8

Contemporary Conversations: Echoes of History in a New Media Landscape

Eric Stange, Documentary filmmaker; and Executive Producer and Director, Spy Pond Productions will be visiting the Webster Groves campus as part of the...

Thursday, March 9

Dr Naeem Uz Zafar Guest Lecture - Econometrics

Dr. Naeem is currently working as a member of Social Sector for Planning Commission, Government of Pakistan. He is responsible for reviewing public sector...

Alliance for Interracial Dignity: Talk, Heal, Change

The next meeting of the Alliance for Interracial Dignity is on Thursday, March 9, at 7 p.m. at the Parks Chapel AMEC located at 608 Holland Ave. in Webster...

Junior Recital: Dominique Price, jazz vocals

Junior Dominique Price presents a jazz voice recital in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree Bachelor of Music in Jazz Studies:...

Edgar Allan Poe: Buried Alive

(Eric Stange, 2017, USA, 94 min.) Far more than a biography, Edgar Allan Poe: Buried Alive employs a variety of tools to create a narrative that is both...

Special Guest Concert: HOCKET Piano Duo

The Los Angeles based new music piano duo HOCKET makes their midwest debut in a performance at The Community Music School at Webster University. The concert...

Friday, March 10

Au revoir les enfants

(Louis Malle, 1987, France, West Germany, Italy, 105 min.) “Au revoir les enfants” tells a heartbreaking story of friendship and devastating loss concerning...

Saturday, March 11

Life After Genocide - Iraq: Exhibition & Presentation

Webster Geneva Faculty, Vicken Cheterian and Kristian Skeie will present their work as part of the International film festival and forum on human...

Three Colors: Blue/Trois couleurs: Bleu

(Krzysztof Kieślowski, 1993, France, Poland, Switzerland, 100 min.) In the moving first film of Krzysztof Kieślowski’s “Three Colors” trilogy, Juliette...

Sunday, March 12

Nana

(Jean Renoir, 1926, France, 150 min.) With live accompaniment by the Poor People of Paris Elsie Parker and the Poor People of Paris provide live musical...

Monday, March 13

Introducing your students to Qualtrics

Qualtrics is Webster’s preferred survey software provider for the worldwide network. Qualtrics’ robust features and clean interface make it a powerful tool...

Keeping students engaged in a 4-hour class

In this 'Faculty-to-Faculty' session, Dustin Smith, assistant professor in the Management department, will provide tips for effectively managing a 4-hour...

Keeping students engaged in a 4-hour class

In this 'Faculty-to-Faculty' session, Dustin Smith, assistant professor in the Management department, will provide tips for effectively managing a 4-hour...

Editing your syllabus in Concourse

Join Samantha (Sam) Davis, Walker School coordinator of Training & Project Management, as she walks through the process of creating/editing a syllabus and...

Tuesday, March 14

Editing your syllabus in Concourse

Join Samantha (Sam) Davis, Walker School coordinator of Training & Project Management, as she walks through the process of creating/editing a syllabus and...

Incorporating library resources in your teaching

Join Mary Anne Erwin, our Distance Learning Librarian, as she discusses ways to bring the outside world into your classroom. Come learn how to find and...

Using WorldClassRoom to facilitate discussions

Join Liza Dister, Coordinator in the Faculty Development Center, as she shows you how to set-up discussions in WorldClassRoom and offers best practices on...

Incorporating library resources in your teaching

Join Mary Anne Erwin, our Distance Learning Librarian, as she discusses ways to bring the outside world into your classroom. Come learn how to find and...

Film Series - America Divided

Several episodes in the "America Divided" film series will be shown on campus for Black History Month. Feb 7: "The System" Feb. 14: "The Battle to Fix...

Wednesday, March 15

Documenting your professional development for accreditation

Join DeLyle Bowen, Walker School coordinator of Assessment & Analysis, as she discusses the importance of documenting your professional development, how your...

Advanced research in your classroom

Do you ever wish your students were better prepared to complete your Capstone/6000 project or your more advanced research assignments? Mary Anne Erwin, our...

Documenting your professional development for accreditation

Join DeLyle Bowen, Walker School coordinator of Assessment & Analysis, as she discusses the importance of documenting your professional development, how your...

Using Connections to find your class information

Want to learn how to better utilize Connections to find your class schedule, class lists or supporting information for your course? Samantha (Sam) Davis,...

Thursday, March 16

Creating assignments in WorldClassRoom

Want to learn how WorldClassRoom can enhance your on-ground class? Liza Dister, Coordinator in the Faculty Development Center, will show you how to create...

Introducing research in your classroom

Mary Anne Erwin, our Distance Learning Librarian, will help you to discover library databases and eResources in your subject area. She’ll also look at some...

Introducing research in your classroom

Mary Anne Erwin, our Distance Learning Librarian, will help you to discover library databases and eResources in your subject area. She’ll also look at some...

Friday, March 17

Graduate International Student Orientation

Date: Friday March 17, 2017 Time: 9:30 to 4:30 PM. Schedule available at http://blogs.webster.edu/mcisa/orientation-schedules/ Location: University Center...

Creating assignments in WorldClassRoom

Want to learn how WorldClassRoom can enhance your on-ground class? Liza Dister, Coordinator in the Faculty Development Center, will show you how to create...

Cléo from 5 to 7/Cléo de 5 à 7

(Agnès Varda, 1962, France, Italy, 89 min.) Agnès Varda eloquently captures Paris in the ’60s with this real-time portrait of a singer (Corinne Marchand)...

Saturday, March 18

Last Year at Marienbad/L’année dernière à Marienbad

(Alain Resnais, 1961, France, Italy, 94 min.) 35mm film print Not just a defining work of the French New Wave but one of the great, lasting mysteries of...

Sunday, March 19

Au hasard Balthazar

(Robert Bresson, 1966, France, Sweden, 95 min.), 35mm film print A profound masterpiece from one of the most revered filmmakers in the history of cinema,...

Monday, March 20

Cha-Am -  Student Orientation Spring II, 2017

The undergraduate students' orientation day is meant to provide new students important information and familiarizations with Webster University Thailand...

Bangkok - Spring II 2017 Student Orientation

The undergraduate students' orientation day is meant to provide new students important information and familiarizations with Webster University Thailand...

The Trump Administration: Political and Historical Implications, An Informal Seminar for Faculty, Staff, Students and Community Members

This reading and discussion group will meet Wednesdays this spring to examine the Trump administration in its political and historical context. We will...

Senior Recital: Annette Moeller, violin -CANCELED

Senior performance major Annette Moeller presents a violin recital in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree Bachelor of Music in...

Tuesday, March 21

Workshop Internet of Things

Internet of Things (IoT) is becoming a reality quickly. By 2020 more than 10 billion devices excluding the smartphones and tablets will be connected to...

Workshop: Internet of Things

Internet of Things (IoT) is becoming a reality quickly. By 2020 more than 10 billion devices excluding the smartphones and tablets will be connected to...

Plagiarism and academic integrity workshop for international students

Webster University international students taking classes in the Walker School of Business and Technology are invited to this workshop to learn more about...

Film Series - America Divided

Several episodes in the "America Divided" film series will be shown on campus for Black History Month. Feb 7: "The System" Feb. 14: "The Battle to Fix...

Wednesday, March 22

Psychology Lecture Series #3

"Oh My Goodness I've Found My Calling:" A Qualitative Study of Career Development of Psychologists Working in Cancer Care Dr. Amanda Kracen, Assistant...

Women of Webster Awards Reception

Date: Wednesday, March 22 (Note: This is a correction of the originally listed date) Location: University Center, Sunnen Lounge Time: 2 p.m. Staff:...

Thursday, March 23

Benchmark independent scientific analysis in major environmental & health crisis

The aim of this symposium is to bring together eminent figures from the world of science, health, law and social sciences to articulate the issue, clarify...

Wednesday, March 22

Latin Night!

Join LASO and experience the Latin American culture! Come and enjoy the music, dancing performances and authentic food!!

Thursday, March 23

Career Prep Workshop: Behavioral Interviewing

The Walker School of Business & Technology and Ameren Missouri Diversity & Inclusion Group present: Career Prep Workshop: Behavioral Interviewing on March...

Career Series for International Students

OPTIONAL PRACTICAL TRAINING (OPT) WORKSHOP Practical Training is a form of employment directly related to an F-1 student's area of studies. Learn about...

Global Game Day

Join us for our new and improved, 2nd annual Global Game Day! This event is designed as an opportunity for International Students and American students to...

Friday, March 24

Benchmark independent scientific analysis in major environmental & health crisis

The aim of this symposium is to bring together eminent figures from the world of science, health, law and social sciences to articulate the issue, clarify...

Thursday, March 23

Library Webinar: Overview of Library Resources

Discover the wealth of information available online to students across the world of Webster. Learn how to access subject-specific research guides, find...

Happy Together

The Films of Wong Kar-Wai (Wong Kar-Wai, 1997, Hong Kong, Japan, South Korea, 96 min.) Young lovers Ho Po-Wing (Leslie Cheung) and Lai Yiu-Fai (Tony Leung)...

Friday, March 24

Philosophy: "Future Autonomous Weapons Will Make Moral Choices"

One of the most interesting and fearsome aspects of advanced military weaponry is the prospect of future autonomous weapons systems: machines that decide. ...

Jump Right In with R: Getting Data from Twitter

Members of the Webster University Community are invited to a four-part workshop series, Jump Right In with R: Getting Data from Twitter to be held in Spring...

11th Annual Audio Engineering Society Student Summit

This event consistently brings in over 300 people comprised of audio students, industry professionals, local audio professors, high school students, and...

International Connections Meetup

Date: Friday, March 24th Time: after 4:30 PM Time TBA Location: Sunnen Lounge Staff Contact: International Connection Leaders/Roberto Chamorro Details:...

Day for Night/La nuit américaine

(François Truffaut, 1973, France, Italy, 116 min.) This affectionate farce from François Truffaut about the joys and strife of moviemaking is one of his...

Saturday, March 25

Walker Seminars: Survivor's Guide to International Business

In the globalized world of business today, navigating the tenants of trade agreements, tariffs, and various trade rules are confusing and often misunderstood...

Understanding and Combating Human Trafficking

Co- hosted by Webster University's Legal Studies Department and Legal Services of Eastern Missouri Parking: Lot behind Webster Hall and street parking Free...

Composition Workshop on School and Project Funding

Workshop on School and Project Funding with guest composer, Elizabeth Ogonek, Oberlin Conservatory. Dr. Ogonek has been very successful in finding resources...

Presenting the Score - Guidelines and Best Practices for Preparing Beautiful Scores and Parts

Composition workshop "Presenting the Score - Guidelines and Best Practices for Preparing Beautiful Scores and Parts" with David Werfelmann, Webster...

Emerging Composers Concert

Featuring professional performances of the winning works from the Young Composers Competition performed by St. Louis musicians from Equinox Chamber Players,...

Eyes Without a Face/Les yeux sans visage

(Georges Franju, 1960, France, Italy, 90 min.) At his secluded chateau in the French countryside, a brilliant, obsessive doctor (Pierre Brasseur) attempts a...

Sunday, March 26

Paris Belongs to Us/Paris nous appartient

(Jacques Rivette, 1961, France, 141 min.) One of the original critics turned filmmakers who helped jump-start the French New Wave, Jacques Rivette began...

Monday, March 27

The Trump Administration: Political and Historical Implications, An Informal Seminar for Faculty, Staff, Students and Community Members

This reading and discussion group will meet Wednesdays this spring to examine the Trump administration in its political and historical context. We will...

POSTPONED: Women’s History Month Lecture with Tracee Ellis Ross

DUE TO A SCHEDULING CONFLICT, THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED TO A LATER DATE TO BE DETERMINED Date: March 27, 2017 Location: Loretto Hilton Center- Main...

Tuesday, March 28

Senior Recital: Aaron Brown, jazz guitar

Senior Aaron Brown, guitar, presents a jazz recital in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree Bachelor of Music in Jazz Studies: Performance....

Wednesday, March 29

Internship and Career Fair (March 2017)

Organized by Webster Thailand's Career Planning and Development Center the Internship and Career Fair provides students the opportunity to explore...

Lunch and Learn Seminar

Merritt Island campus will offer a free, non-credit seminar. Webster University faculty member will present on the topic: Difficult Behaviors in the Workplace

Career Series for International Students

NETWORKING EVENT Interact with current Webster students and professionals to practice your conversation skills and build your contact network.

Thursday, March 30

Big Data: The End of Privacy?

Register Here The debate: There are more people connected to the Internet today (over three billions) than there were inhabitants on the planet in 1960. In...

Wednesday, March 29

Webster, French-Canadian Hip-Hop Artist, to Perform

Webster, a Canadian hip hop singer from Québec, will perform in Webster University’s Sunnen Lounge on the home campus at 6 p.m. March 29. The event is free...

Junior Recital: Natalie Mayor, jazz vocals

Junior Natalie Mayor presents a jazz voice recital in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree Bachelor of Music in Jazz Studies: Performance. ...

Thursday, March 30

Webster University the Netherlands Hall of Fame

Webster University the Netherlands Hall of Fame, established in 2014, honors alumni who have made significant contributions and brought honor to their...

Library Webinar: Beginning Research in BUSN & MGNT 5000

Your first graduate course in a business or management program can be overwhelming. Join us to learn about library databases and research techniques for...

Student Recital: Kaytlin Houghtaling, mezzo-soprano

Bachelor of Arts in Music student Kaytlin Houghtaling, mezzo-soprano, presents a voice recital with collaborative pianist Donna Vince. This event is one a...

Friday, March 31

11th Annual Philosophy Conference

Our keynote speaker is Carrie Figdor of the University of Iowa, who will be presenting on "Philosophy and Gender: Beyond the Socratic Stereotype." More...

Deep Dish Academy: Brown Bag on LGBTQIA+ allies, identity

Safe Zone at Webster University will be coordinating a brown-bag lunch series for faculty, staff and students. Participants are encouraged to bring their...

Holi Festival:  Celebrate Spring, Indian Culture

Holi is one of the major festivals of Indiam celebrated across the four corners of India or rather across the globe. The festival is filled with so much fun...

Jump Right In with R: Getting Data from Twitter

Members of the Webster University Community are invited to a four-part workshop series, Jump Right In with R: Getting Data from Twitter to be held in Spring...

Capture the flag event (CTF) together with Hackershub

Join us for our capture the flag event (CTF) together with Hackershub on March 31st 2017 in Amsterdam! Visit Webster University and learn about our MS...

Student Play: "Next Fall"

Next Fall By Geoffrey Nauffts Directing Capstone Project March 31-April 2 Friday 7:30 pm Saturday 2 pm and 7:30 pm Sunday 2 pm Stage III Adam and Luke...

March 2017