Wednesday, February 24, 2021

Shrewsbury local hosts park party to bring community together

Caitlyn Reynolds knew something had to be done for local businesses during the COVID-19 shutdowns. Her solution? Park parties. On Saturday, Sept. 25,  Caitlin Reynolds...

As winter season gets pushed back, student athletes push forward

Webster athletes like Darieana Hunter were training for the winter season when the start date was postponed. Now, all they can do is continue...

St. Louis libraries offer drive-thru COVID-19 testing

St. Louis County Libraries offer books and other recourses for their community. Now, they are working with the St. Louis County Health Department and...

Opinion: The NFL is now essential

The National Football League will kick off their season on Sept. 10. When the sport does return, it will offer another kind of "essential...

Comparing Webster’s COVID-19 plan to other St. Louis area colleges

Webster returned to campus with temperature checks and daily health screenings. What are other St. Louis colleges doing? So, what’s the plan? Webster students returned to...

Masks create problems for deaf individuals

St. Louis County issued a mask mandate for everyone over the age of 9. This public health order has caused new communication barriers for...

International students face new challenges due to COVID-19

Yasmin Khan was one of the many students at Webster that felt displaced after the closure of on-campus housing. She was tasked with making...

Webster dorm residents settle into new normal due to COVID-19

Webster University has implemented protocols and adapted on-campus housing to limit the spread of COVID-19. "When you really sit and think about it, it’s...

Teams forced to adjust practices due to COVID-19

Fall sports have been put on hold due to the COVID-19 pandemic, but teams are still training. Practice looks different this year, though, as...

Athletes weigh options in hope of future normal season

Webster University's fall sports have been moved to the spring due to the COVID-19 pandemic. This is causing athletes to take a look at...

Students concerned over COVID-19 take initiative

A senior created a petition to make in person classes voluntary, and the Conservatory created its own COVID-19 Task Force. In each case, students...

Webster student tests positive for COVID-19

Webster students were notified through email on Saturday morning a student in the West Hall dormitory tested positive for COVID-19. Webster freshman Vinnie Peters moved...

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...

At Risk COVID19

By Alex Darmody Logging on to any form of social media in this time period is a minefield. Whether it be an estranged family member posting...

Webster students experience discrimination during COVID-19 due to Asian heritage

Webster student Mimiw Seagrave returned hometown in Thailand as the COVID-19 pandemic spread across America. Her parents, however, were worried about the spread of...

Uzbekistan student helps thousands of families during COVID-19

Webster master’s student Fazliddin Bakhromov has been volunteering in Tashkent, Uzbekistan during COVID-19. His volunteer work has reached over 30,000 families. Fazliddin Bakhromov has helped...