Friday, October 22, 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.

Marathon Man: Webster alumnus Tony Reed has run marathons on all 7 continents

Tony Reed, a 1978 Webster University graduate, was the first African-American to accomplish the seven-marathons-on-seven-continents feat. He's even ran in Antarctica. Read to see how Reed starting running and what he hopes to accomplish even after turning 50.

Super Bowl superstar

Greg Fink, 2011 Webster Conservatory graduate, made his TV debut in a GoDaddy.com commercial which aired during the Super Bowl.

Tom Hart era – 21 years as a Gorlok affected his fellow coaches, players...

For twenty years Tom Hart was the captain of Webster University Athletics. He understood the meaning of Division-III athletics and he left a legacy, philosophy and tradition that can eventually send the Gorloks to consistent national recognition.

Gorlok Hall of Famer ambushes Family Arena

A former Webster soccer player and Gorlok Hall of Fame inductee, Patrick McSheehy, signs with the Major Indoor Soccer League expansion team St. Louis Ambush.

Playing while Black: A look into Black student-athletes’ lives

All photos in this series were taken by Vanessa Jones.

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...

Gorlok basketball teams come together to celebrate Black History Month

In an effort to show support for its diversity and inclusion, the Webster University men's and women's basketball team came together, wearing customized Black...

Webster men’s soccer draws with ranked Wheaton Thunder

The Gorloks were outshot 33-3 by nationally-ranked Wheaton College (Ill.), but a senior defender's first collegiate goal allowed Webster to tie the Thunder.

First SOC dean candidate meets students and faculty during visit

Interviews for the SOC dean position begin April 17.

Webster Community hosts 25th annual Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration

Members of the Rock Hill and Webster Groves communities came together for the 25th annual Martin Luther King Jr. Community Celebration. Attendees participated in...

Debra Carpenter to step down as SOC dean

Debra Carpenter leaves her position as dean, returns to her passion.

Kelley and Kelly get married

After being among the first four same-sex couples to be legally married in Missouri, Kelley Harris and her partner Kelly Barnard received a threatening anonymous letter in the mail.

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...

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...

Webster track athlete named SLIAC Indoor Track Athlete of the Year

Jacob Ridenhour won first in the 60m dash and the 200m dash during the St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Indoor Track Championships on Feb....

A recap of the Spring 2015 Delegates Agenda

The five topics at this semester's Delegates Agenda were Campus-wide digital Signage, Comprehensive Sexual Health Services, Academic Advising Standards, Student Organizational Storage Space and an Office of Community Service.