Wednesday, October 5, 2022

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...

Conservatory student uses her skills to create face masks for family

Webster student Dorathy Johnston has been sewing nearly all her life. Johnston is putting her costume design skills to use by creating face masks...

COVID-19 ravages student and university finances nationwide

For some colleges, experts say COVID-19 could be the tipping point. It was definitely not something freshman Marcel Dalton planned for. The coronavirus derailed everything: his...

Gorloks on the Front Lines: Eyes from the Eye of the Hurricane All-in-one

By Brian Ostrander Webster Nursing department students photo courtesy of Webster University “We are really in a good era to handle this, if ever there is a...

Behind the Scenes of the Webster COVID-19 Task Force

The COVID-19 Task Force has been responsible for keeping students and staff updated all semester.  By: Charlotte Renner As Webster University students, along with faculty and...