Sunday, February 28, 2021

St. Louis artist works with museum to showcase women’s contributions in history

Rori!, a St. Louis artist, worked with the Missouri History Museum to highlight 32 influential women in the city prior to women's suffrage. Creating...

Webster professor spends every week protesting for Black Lives Matter

Associate professor Amanda Kracen has attended Black Lives Matter protests for the past 22 weeks. Kracen has also helped plan these events with her...

Student-athletes encourage using platform to create change

Whether it is kneeling or going to the locker room during the national anthem, Webster athletes have used their platforms to raise awareness about...

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...

Student film festival debuts Oct. 23

Ninety-two films were submitted to film festival coordinator Kayla Oldow. Fifty-two will be shown at this year's festival on Oct. 23. Blood, guts and teenage...

Blaming China is racist

Blaming China and its people for COVID-19 doesn’t prove anything. It just makes you racist. Just like anyone else, I see the “China Virus'' and...

Freshman volleyball player leads on and off the court

Alexis Wolf was already a leader in her first semester by the time Tim Hill became her coach. Alexis Wolf was a leader by necessity...

Amy Coney Barrett can’t compare to RBG

Ruth Bader Ginsburg fought her whole life for the opposite of what Amy Coney Barrett stands for. Ruth Bader Ginsburg served as a judge...

Social movements on the rise: Students speak out for justice

Breonna Taylor was honored by students at a vigil on Sept. 27. Junior and president of the Association for African American Collegians Savanna Hulbert...

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...

Ruth Bader Ginsburg (1933-2020) was a women’s rights icon

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg described herself in 2007 as having "three strikes against her" when entering the legal field. That never stopped...

Webster student pursues career in medicine during COVID-19

Senior biological sciences major Lauren Coleman's dream is to enter the medical field. Her journey to this goal has taken her from the Galapagos...

Activist voices in town stand against anonymous opposition

Activists from Peace United Church of Christ are not backing down after their church was vandalized with racist graffiti. Friday night on East Lockwood Avenue...

Freshmen begin college athletics after missing senior season

Freshman tennis player Cody Neal lost his spring season to COVID-19. He has not played a game since May 2019. Cody Neal has not played...

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...

‘Stop killing us’: Black students tell their story

The summer of 2020 has been filled with protests for racial justice. Two Webster students speak about their time on campus and what it...