Monday, August 15, 2022

Broeder, Stimpfl to fill in for Wilson

Wilson’s resignation left the dean position for the College of Arts and Sciences vacant. A void that is now temporarily filled by two faculty members of the college; Jenny Broeder and Joseph Stimpfl.

Steve Burns visits Webster University for Spring Headliner

From Blue's Clues to indie rock, Steve Burns shares a lesson on pursing your dreams and following the journey. After moving to New York City...

Danielle Schultz breaks school record at nationals

She exceeded all her expectations and reached her goals at nationals. Danielle Schultz, a Webster track and field athlete, used to beg her coach not...

Student helps unveil Holocaust history in translating internship

At her internship, Webster student Lisa Johnson translates Holocaust-era documents that contribute to public knowledge of the Jews’ struggles at the time. Johnson’s internship at...

Track coach Nick Homan manages rare illness

Head track and field coach Nick Homan comes to terms with rare illness and finds passion for coaching. Sprinting to the bar about three times...

Webster University hosts seventh annual Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Conference

Two-time Olympic medalist Laurie Hernandez was the keynote speaker of the seventh annual Diversity, Equity and Inclusion conference. Webster hosted the seventh Annual Diversity,...

May Gallery hosts first Bill Barrett Annual Faculty Photography Exhibition

The exhibition ran from Feb. 18 to March 11 and was open to all current and former faculty, according to Aaron AuBuchon. For 23...

Professor Bill Barrett remembered by students and faculty

On Feb. 3, Webster University’s home campus lost a piece of its community. That was the day Bill Barrett, an almost thirty-year professor and advisor...

Campus Activities hosts Valentine’s Day ‘Paint Your Heart Out’ event

Webster University's Campus Activities hosted the "Paint Your Heart Out" event on Feb. 14. Webster student Fahima Band Ali sat in the Sunnen Lounge...

Hunt Gallery hosts exhibition, ‘Whatever it is I wish to see, I steal’

Mitchell Squire's exhibit opened at the Hunt Gallery on Feb. 11. That same day, Squire gave a lecture in the Winifred Moore Auditorium. As...

Webster baseball receives national preseason rankings

Webster's baseball team has ranked first in the conference, according to preseason polls.  After going 37-8 last season, recent preseason polls ranks Webster’s baseball team...

The Confucius Institute celebrates the Lunar New Year

On Feb. 1, the Confucius Institute set up a booth outside the University Center at Webster University to celebrate the Lunar New Year. The table...

Webster hires Nick Homan as new head track and field coach

Webster University's cross country and track and field team has had three different head coaches in less than one year. The newest coach, Nick...

Webster Art Coalition brings back print sale after absence

The Webster Art Coalition hosted the print sale on Dec. 9 and 10, giving student artists the ability to connect with peers and sell...

College of Arts and Sciences throws first Ugly Sweater Party

According to organizer Kathryn Watkins, more than 75 students attended the Ugly Sweater Party on Dec. 9. Students roasted S’mores over an open fire,...

Webster University’s dean of students responds to student protests

John Buck, the dean of students at Webster University, said his door is open for students who want to discuss issues they may be...

Local Elementary Students Pull “Wagon Train of Food” to Fight Hunger

Second-and-third-graders from The college School delivered over 3,000 nonperishable food items to Emmanuel Episcopal Food Ministry on Nov. 19. The sun was shining. The...