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Mahfood discusses conditions for school teachers on KMOV.

In the News: Mahfood on teachers; Barrett on MLK; Schubert on world affairs; Media Academy

April 04, 2018

Education professor Stephanie Mahfood and two Webster students were interviewed in KMOV's coverage of teacher strikes across the U.S. ... St. Louis Public Radio featured Sonja Perryman, keynote at this year's School of Communications Media Academy. ... Photography professor Bill Barrett discussed a famous photo as part of KSDK coverage of the 50th anniversary of Martin Luther King Jr.'s assassination. ... Vienna international relations professor Samuel Schubert was interviewed by Kurier.at on current world affairs.

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See the exhibit in May Gallery March 2-31.

May Gallery: Centre Francophone Hosts Exhibit, Talk 'Mon Paris' by Peter Glendinning

March 07, 2018

The Centre Francophone will host an artist's talk with Peter Glendinning, whose "Mon Paris" ("My Paris") is on exhibit in the May Gallery March 2-31. The talk at 3 p.m. Friday, March 9, in Sverdrup Room 123, is moderated by Webster University faculty members Bill Barrett and Lionel Cuillé. Glendinning shares his vision of Paris having rented an apartment in the Marais annually for two weeks each summer.

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From a photo by Claudia Burris

Photography Faculty Exhibition Opening Reception Jan. 26

January 24, 2018

The opening reception for the Annual Photography Faculty Exhibition is Friday, Jan. 26, 5-7 p.m. in the May Gallery. Photographers in the exhibition on view through Feb. 23 include Francesco Arese Visconti, Tom Barkman, Bill Barrett, Juraj Bohus, Claudia Burris, Dan Dreyfus, Krista Frohling, Christine Giancola, Thomas Groves, David Hanlon, Jùnn, Greg Landrum, Dominique Macaire, David Moore, Caroline Philippone, Jennifer Silverberg, Kristian Skeie and Matthew Weber.

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Celebrating Creativity

Adobe Creative Jam: Artist Talks, Student Competition Feb. 9

February 08, 2017

Adobe Creative Jams demonstrate and celebrate creativity all across the country, and the next event is at Webster University Thursday, Feb. 9. In addition to guest leaders from the local creative community, both the School of Communications and Leigh Gerdine College of Fine Arts faculty have recommended their best students to compete on design teams in a three-hour charrette showdown, with audience members helping determine the winners.

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Faculty member Barry Hufker and students Beth Augustin and Kayla Rogers represented the audio production program at Hazelwood's 2016 STEM Fair.

Around Webster: Hwang on 1700s England, Austen; Barrett's 'Camera Obscura'; Corrigan on climate; Hufker audio production

March 09, 2016

Sheila Hwang presented in Oklahoma on her Faculty Research Grant about 18th-century England and will present Sunday, March 13, to the Jane Austen Society; Bill Barrett presented in Texas on his "camera obscura" research; Don Corrigan presented on climate change and weather; and Barry Hufker brought two students to represent the audio production program at the 2016 STEM Fair.

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