“CANFIELD DRIVE” Conservatory’s Fall Offering Streaming October 9-12
The Conservatory of Theatre Arts at Webster University proudly presents “CANFIELD DRIVE” as its first show of the Fall 2020. The play follows two reporters covering the death of Michael Brown, the Ferguson protests that followed, and the rise of the Black Lives Matter Movement. For more information about the production, visit here.
The production will be available to audiences through Vimeo from October 9-12. To reserve access, please register here. Tickets are free to Webster faculty, staff, and students. Others are asked to pay what they can with the following as a guide: $15 for adults; $7 for seniors, and Webster alums, and non-Webster students; and $2 for children 12 and under.
Students Facing Registration Difficulties Because of Financial Hardship? Urge Them to Apply to the Parent Fund -- Applications Due October 15
Students who need help paying down their balance with the University in order to register for classes during the fall and spring semesters, may submit applications for assistance to the Parent Fund. This wonderful program was started by the Webster University Parent Council in 2016. Grants will be disbursed in November 2020. Visit here to review grant criteria and for instructions on how to apply.
Webster University a Finalist for Hobsons Education Advances Award
Webster University was named a finalist for the 2020 Hobsons Education Advances Award. The honor recognizes the progress the university has made lending students support through the Student Success Portal and its increased reliance on data to drive decision making. For more information, visit here.
Disability Awareness Month – Tips Shared Each Monday
It is National Disability Employment Awareness Month in October, which is an annual campaign to raise awareness about employment issues for disabled people, while also celebrating the many contributions made by America’s workers with disabilities. For more information on the month and the tips to be offered, visit here.
To obtain the latest on University operations and procedures related to the coronavirus pandemic, visit the Covid-19 Resources page here