Sunday, February 28, 2021

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.

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...

Webster Men’s basketball wins conference tournament

Webster men's basketball team beat Greenville University to win the St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference tournament on Feb. 29. This is the team's first...

Hawley advises closure of Confucius Institute

Sen. Josh Hawley (R-Mo.) wrote a letter to Webster this summer cautioning the school against continuing relations with the Confucius Institute. This summer, Missouri Senator...

Strange Donuts founder turns a second chance into success.

Jason Bockman grew up living in group homes. Now he owns a half-a-million dollar house in West County. Jason Bockman went from a troubled adolescent with...

Spring headliners Bobby Berk and Karamo Brown teach importance of self-worth

"I want you to know things do get better," Brown told headliner attendees.  When “Queer Eye” stars Bobby Berk and Karamo Brown came to Webster...

Employees feel impact of mandatory furlough day

Staff members affected by the mandatory furlough will have reduced pay for the next eight weeks. All U.S. Webster University administrators and staff took a...

Webster drag queen trades books for ‘lewks’

Former film major T.K. Mays (a.k.a. Tiki Vonté) recently placed second in the St. Louis drag competition "Glitter to Gore." When T.K. Mays moved from...

Webster alums start publishing operation Riso Hell

The images they draw come to life in the form of prints, wallpaper or stickers - all from the Riso printer.

Terry Crews inspires students with personal life stories

From addict, to artist, to football star, to actor. Terry Crews had a lot to talk about with students.

Former student raises awareness for child abuse in Pakistan

She was the Vice President of SGA at Webster. Now she is leading a movement in Pakistan.

Webster alum protets D.C. Kavanaugh hearings with NARAL Pro-Choice Missouri

The two went to D.C. with a mission. Now their fight continues back home.

Galaxy Radio seeks to innovate sports coverage in 2018-19

Sophomore Michael Langston saw both of his parents enter some form of radio in Missouri. This year, he took a step into creating his...

New Webster smoking policy repercussions unclear for students, faculty

Webster implemented its new no on-campus smoking policy on Aug. 15. While the details can be found in the student handbook, confusion lingers regarding punishment if caught breaking the policy.

St. Louis streets torn by economic ruin and violence

Kendell McCline saw his dad murdered on the street in front his housing project. McCline said he would see a lot of shootings and killings before he decided to put up his own gun.

Former East St. Louis police chief combats gun violence

Michael Hubbard knows how a bullet sounds flying past his head. Despite any dangers he has faced, he loves his city of East St. Louis.

Gorloks track and field teams dominate SLIAC meets

In between a combined eight gold medal awards, 16 total event victories and top-tier overall finishes, this past Saturday likely qualifies as a positive...