Creative Exploration Learning Community

The Creative Exploration Learning Community

Interested in performance and visual arts? The Creative Exploration Learning Community is designed to show first-year students Webster’s art community. Students will experience the depth and breadth of arts and entertainment through countless visual art, theatrical performance on and off campus.

“The Learning Community experience was an amazing opportunity to get connected with like-minded individuals who have similar interests and pursuits as you.”

Josiah Gunderson 2015/16

Experiences Outside the Classroom

These programs are often designed to enhance the classroom curriculum. All the programs are free to Creative Exploration Learning Community students. While these programs often change from year to year, below are a few from recent years:

Webster Conservatory and Local Performances, Webster and Local Art Galleries, STL Art Museum, Repertory Theatre of STL


GLBC 1200 SEC 08 Creativity: Play, Productivity, and the Workshops of the Mind

Monday/Wednesday 1:00 PM - 2:20 PM

Instructor: Kim Wylie (kimwylie34@webster.edu)

ARHS 2000 SEC 02 Art Forum: A Little Work, Mostly Play

Monday/Wednesday/Friday 12:00 PM - 12:50 PM

Instructor: Terri Reilly (reillyte@webster.edu)

PHIL 1200 sec 02 The Meaning of Life

Tuesday/Thursday 12:00 PM - 1:50 PM

Instructor: Bruce Umbaugh (bumbaugh@webster.edu)

EDEX 1500 Webster 101 SEC 04 - 1st 8 weeks

Tuesday 10:00 AM - 11:50 AM

Instructor: Nancy Haparimwi (haparina@webster.edu)

Questions? Feel free to contact:

Justin Barton, Director of First Year Experience


Vanika Spencer, Coordinator of First Year Experience



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