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.

MULTIMEDIA: Webster University students ‘live in poverty’ at Heifer Ranch, live in homes without...

Ten Webster University students spent half of their fall break in Arkansas in a poverty simulation to learn about world hunger. They slept in homes that exemplified poverty in different countries. They promised to pass on what they learned.

Webster Groves restaurants find ways to adapt in spite of pandemic

Ghost kitchens. Delivery service. Curbside services. These are just some ways restaurant owners have had to get creative in the face of the COVID-19...

The Journal On Air: Episode #3

Let's talk about the most recent edition of The Journal. The hosts speak about the news of COVID-19 vaccinations, the second impeachment of former president...

Transgender actress Dominique Jackson shares struggle to find acceptance

"I was so determined to prove I wasn't this abomination everybody said I was," Jackson said at the Oct. 17 fall headliners event. From fleeing...

VIDEO: Two Original Zombies were chosen for the first time in Webster’s Humans vs....

Tyler Jensen goes in for the kill. He notices a human walking on the other side of the parking lot and creeps around cars, then shoots off to tag the human. Jensen was one of two original zombies chosen to start the game of Humans vs. Zombies in the fall 2012 game.

Diversity, Equity and Inclusion conference promotes productive conversations about difficult subjects

Students and guest speakers spoke on panels on discussions about race, gender identity, sexuality and disability during the sixth annual Diversity, Equity and Inclusion...

‘Let’s get to work;’ Alumni serve in Biden administration

Gen. Lloyd Austin III will be making history as both the first Black Secretary of Defense and Webster alum in a cabinet position. Jesse...

Women’s basketball team ready for return to court

Webster women's basketball team member Lauryn Freeman said preparation has been difficult. However, the team is hoping to once again be tournament champions.  After winning...

NCAA Div-III to Reduce Punishment for Positive Drug Tests

Division III officials hope the rule change will encourage athletes to return to athletics, school after serving their suspensions.

St. Louis couples marry as an act of protest

Cupcakes and pride flags were passed out on the steps of St. Louis City Hall the week of Oct. 12. Lot's Wife Trans and...
Webster senior creates fashion line inspired by challenges he faced

Webster senior creates fashion line inspired by challenges

Jahmad "Biggie" Wilburn has faced challenge after challenge in his life. That did not stop him from following his dreams, on and off the...

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...

VIDEO: Freshman softball star Rachel Franck dedicates season to younger brother

Freshman softball standout Rachel Franck leads the Gorloks in batting average and ERA. She’s playing this season with a heavy heart and for a higher purpose, as her younger brother, Danny Franck, died of cancer in February.

Volleyball team must replace five starters despite restricted practices

Going into the spring season, the Webster Volleyball team only has two of the seven starters from their last conference tournament. The Webster volleyball...

Local restaurant offers bands a chance to play during COVID-19

COVID-19 has limited the opportunity for local bands to perform live. Highway 61 Roadhouse and Kitchen is one restaurant that is continuing to offer...

Webster baseball hopes to make it to Division III World Series

Perfect Game USA, a national baseball scouting organization, placed Webster's baseball team at the top of their 2021 preseason rankings.  It is World Series or...