Events & Important Dates

School of Communications Events

Matt Vancil flyer

Writer and filmmaker Matt Vancil
"Emotional Investment and Fandom: Crowdsourcing and Community Building"

Thursday, April 17
Noon to 1:30 p.m.
Sverdrup Room 114

Student Organization Events

Kinematifest 7

Friday, April 18

Kinematifest Luau Welcome BBQ – Quad
5:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Exhibition Quidditch Match – Quad
5:30 p.m to 6:30 p.m.

Meet the Robinsons

Video Welcome from Steve Meyers - Winifred Moore Auditorium
7 p.m. to 7:15 p.m.

Meet the Robinsons 7:15 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Saturday, April 19

Registration – Sverdrup 123
11:00 a.m. to noon

 Will Vinton

Will Vinton, Claymation pioneer, workshop – Sverdrup 123
Behind the scenes look at the making of animated films
Noon to to 1:45 p.m.

Matt Vancil Keynote – Sverdrup 123
2:15 p.m. to 3:15 p.m.

Will Vinton Keynote and Screening – Winifred Moore Auditorium
4 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Kinematifest 7 Screening – Winifred Moore Auditorium
7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Events Featuring Alumni or Alumni Projects

Non-Stop - John W. Richardson

John W. Richardson, who graduated in 1994 with a bachelor's degree in media communications, co-wrote the film script, Non-Stop, that was released on February 28, 2014.   

Worst Cooks in America - Mike Glazer

Mike Glazer, who graduated in 2006 with a bachelor's degree in media communications, emphasis in scriptwriting, will be featured on an upcoming episode of "Worst Cooks in America." Glazer now lives in Los Angeles and works as a writer and comedian.

Autumn Wanderer - Nathan Sutton

Former Webster student and St. Louis native, Nathan Sutton wrote, produced and directed this film which will be screened at the Webster University Film Series on Saturday, April 26 at 7:30 p.m. Sutton will answer questions following the screening.

Events Featuring Faculty or Faculty Projects

Free to Love - Jorge Oliver

Jorge Oliver, associate professor of film production, will be on hand Friday, April 25 to answer questions about "Free to Love," his film about a group of Puerto Rican LGBT activists who organized a grassroots initiative against a constitutional amendment that defined marriage as a union between a man and a woman. The film will be screened at 7:30 p.m.

The Webster University Film Series

Joint Southwestern Illinois College (SWIC)/Webster University Student Screening
Sunday, April 27, 2014 at 7 p.m.

Talking Back to the Movies 

There Will be Blood

There Will Be Blood
Thursday, April 17 at 8 p.m.

The Master
Thursday, May 1 at 8 p.m.

German Films - Youth and Rebellion

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Sophie Scholl - The Final Days
Tuesday, April 29 at 7:30 p.m.

Autumn Wanderer

Autumn Wanderer
Nathan Sutton
Saturday, April 26 at 7:30 p.m.
The filmmaker will answer questions following the screening.


$6 for the general public
$5 for seniors, Webster alumni and students from other schools
$4 for Webster University staff and faculty

Free for Webster students with proper I.D.

Winifred Moore Auditorium
Inside Webster Hall at Webster University
470 E. Lockwood Ave.
St. Louis, MO 63119


 May Gallery

The May Gallery at Webster University

Annual Juried Exhibition

Friday, April 4 to Friday, May 2, 2014
Jurors: Rebecca Barr and Krista Rose Frohling
Opening Reception and Awards Presentation
Friday, April 4 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.

and in the Small Wall Gallery -

Photographs from Tuscany curated by Laura Schilli

May Gallery events are free and open to the public.
Gallery hours are Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 9 p.m,
and Saturday and Sunday, noon to 5 p.m.



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