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Kenan Thompson

Postponed: Campus Activities Presents SNL's Kenan Thompson

February 26, 2020

Due to the current restrictions on gathering size, the Kenan Thompson performance is canceled for April 13, but we are working to find an alternate date to reschedule. Details will be announced when we have further information. Already distributed tickets will be valid for the rescheduled date - do not lose your tickets, as they cannot be reissued. Those who have purchased tickets will be contacted by Campus Activities via email once a rescheduled date has been announced.

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jameela

Campus Activities Headliner Jameela Jamil Rescheduled for Dec. 9

October 17, 2019

The Campus Activities Fall headliner, Jameela Jamil, has now been rescheduled to Monday, Dec. 9. Jamil's accomplishments include writer, DJ, model and radio host. She has recently gained a large following speaking out against body-shaming in the media. Due to a medical issue preventing travel, this event (originally scheduled for Sept. 16) was postponed. Already distributed student tickets with the original date will still be accepted on the rescheduled event date. Any faculty, staff or alumni who previously purchased a ticket has received an email from Campus Activities with instructions for requesting a refund if desired. Tickets are still available for purchase.

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Buudhist monks from the Drepung Gomang Monastery in India created the sand mandala at Webster University.

Video: Buddhist monks create sand mandala

October 17, 2017

Last week Webster University welcomed Buddhist monks from the Drepung Gomang Monastery in India to campus for the creation of a sand mandala around the theme of world peace and diversity. The three-day process involves careful, intricate design with grains of sand. It closes with a destruction of the sand mandala, evoking the theme that everything is moving and temporary in the world. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch and Fox 2 were among the outlets capturing the activity with video.

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involvement fair

Group Registration for Sept. 6 Student Involvement Fair

August 22, 2017

It's time to register your student organization or campus department for participation in the Student Involvement Fair, taking place on Wednesday, Sept. 6, from 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. in Grant Gymnasium. This event is geared towards Webster student organizations, campus departments and students to gather to share information, recruit volunteers and new members, and invite and encourage other students to get involved.

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2017 Global Game Day

Snapshots: ILC's 2017 Global Game Day

March 27, 2017

The International Languages and Cultures Department hosted the second annual Global Game Day on Thursday, March 23, in the University Center. The ILC collaborated with Campus Activities, ESL, UFGC, JSA, and MCISA in continuation of the idea of #WeAreAllWebster. The event gave International and domestic students a chance to interact and make new friends through playing games together.

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Student Involvement

Annual Spring Involvement Fair Jan. 25

December 02, 2016

The Spring 2017 Involvement Fair will take place on Wednesday, Jan. 25, from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. in Grant Gymnasium. This event is geared towards Webster student organizations, campus departments and students to gather together to share information, recruit volunteers and new members, as well as invite and encourage students to get involved. Student organizations and campus departments must register to secure a booth.

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Annual Spring Involvement Fair Jan. 20

January 11, 2016

The Spring 2016 Involvement Fair will take place on Wednesday, Jan. 20, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in Grant Gymnasium. This is event is geared towards Webster student organizations, campus departments and students to gather together to share information, recruit volunteers and new members, as well as invite and encourage students to get involved. Student organizations and campus departments must register to secure a booth.

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