Sunday, March 7, 2021

Webster announces graduation commencement ceremony will be virtual

The move to a virtual format is similar to that of last year's ceremony. Students will not be walking across The Muny's stage this year...

Majority of classes to shift to remote learning after Thanksgiving break

As COVID-19 cases in the area rise, Webster University announced new actions to limit community spread.  Webster University will be shifting most of its St....

Webster announces new safety measures to slow COVID-19 spread

Students returning to campus for the fall semester are expected to follow safety measures outlined in an email sent to students on July 31. President...

Classes will move online for rest of the semester

Webster students will finish the spring 2020 semester online. President Julian Schuster announced the decision to move to an online setting in an email...

Transformer explosion temporarily forces students to leave dorms

East Hall residents, many of whom were studying for midterms, were interrupted tonight at around 7:50 p.m. when fire alarms went off. Around the same...

Mixed media artist holds exhibition at Hunt Gallery

Webster Fine Arts adjunct professor and mixed media artist Emily Elliott held her exhibition “Speaking Objectively” at Cecille R. Hunt Gallery at Webster University...

K-pop class returns for registration

The class is open for spring 2020 registration.  As K-pop gains popularity, Webster gains a new class that gives students a different perspective on music....

Repertory Theater of St. Louis to host Jane Austen festival

Jane Austen scholars and fans alike will fill the Loretto-Hilton Center Dec. 6 to 8 for a Jane Austen festival. The Repertory Theatre of...

Student band Big Tobacco to headline campus concert

After a year long hiatus, local indie band Big Tobacco has returned to the music scene. The band will play one of its first...

New coffee shop opens in Maplewood

Olivia Medina, 29, has loved coffee since discovering caramel macchiatos as a teen. Her new business, C. Oliver Coffee + Flower Bar, allowed her...

May Gallery features work of photo critic Stephen Perloff

When Stephen Perloff looked out of his airplane window, he saw a blanket of clouds extending into the horizon. As the plane dipped below...

Webster Art Show showcases students’ past to present

Sophia Coon and Lillian Gardner are part of a team of fine arts students putting together an art show not just for art students,...

Student introduces new opera radio show to The Galaxy

A little over a year ago, Brandon Detra worked his first shift as an usher at the Opera Theatre of Saint Louis (OTSL). There,...

Beware of St. Louis haunted houses

While many haunted attractions close at the end of the month, there are still plenty of spooky events going on the weekend following Halloween...

Webster students repurpose thrifted gems

Editor’s Note: A person interviewed for this story, Gertrude Tate Helkey, uses singular they/them pronouns. Some Webster students use second-hand fabrics to create online...

Webster student receives U.N. World Peace Award

Webster senior Daniela Piazzi recently accepted the World Peace Award at the Celebration of Peace Dinner at the United Nations. The Nigerian Permanent Mission...