Stang's Photos in "The City at 250" | Webster University

Stang's Photos in "The City at 250"

ST. LOUIS, MO (June 9, 2014) - Two photographs taken by Susan Hacker Stang will be part of the “The City at 250: A Citywide Celebration in Photography.” They will be on display in the Gallery of Photography of the Sheldon Concert Hall and Art Galleries. The exhibition opened on Friday, June 6 and runs through Aug. 23, 2014.

Stang received awards for photographs in two professional categories in a photo contest sponsored by the Sheldon, St. Louis Public Radio and the Beacon. The winning 100 photos will appear in a commemorative book as part of the city’s 250th anniversary celebration.

Susan Stang's photo "World Series 2013"Stang’s photograph “World Series, 2013” won in the Neighborhoods and Events professional category.

Stang is a professor of photography in the School of Communications at Webster University. She actively exhibits her work and her photographs can be found in more than 20 museums worldwide. She has earned, among others, the Kemper Award for Excellence in Teaching and the Media Association Faculty Award.

About the School of Communications

The Webster University School of Communications prepares students in three academic departments to excel as skilled professionals in the global field of communication. The School provides a hands-on approach to learning that is grounded in the University's liberal arts foundation and commitment to global education. Sixteen undergraduate degree programs, five graduate degree programs, 14 minors, and 14 certificates cover a wide array of communication specialties. They are taught by faculty who are theorists, artists, and practitioners. Students work with professional-grade media equipment, take courses at Webster's U.S., European and Asian campuses, participate in robust field experiences and internships, and, along with faculty and alumni, are frequently recognized for their academic and professional accomplishments.

About Webster

With its home campus in St. Louis, Webster University ( is the only Tier 1, private, non-profit U.S.-based university providing a network of international residential campuses and a robust online learning program. Founded in 1915, Webster University’s campus network today includes metropolitan, military and corporate locations around the world, as well as traditional residential campuses in Asia, Europe, North America, and Africa. The university is committed to delivering high-quality learning experiences that transform students for global citizenship and individual excellence.