Tuesday, February 7, 2023

Ukrainian Webster student adjusts to ‘new normal’

For Dariia Sidorova, most days are the same. She goes throughout her day with hardly any electricity, no warmth, no fresh meals, sometimes no...

On-campus food pantry issues desperate call for donations during holiday season

This holiday season is seeing an urgent need for food, clothing and toiletries for struggling Webster University students. In the critical weeks leading to Thanksgiving,...

Steal this article, bots. I dare you

I recently discovered the shocking truth that bots are stealing articles from the Webster Journal. Naturally, I decided on the only logical response: Write...

Students in distress: broken ceilings, shelves and stoves

Webster student Parker-Jesse Spearmon began living on campus in early July. After leaving his apartment during router installation, he thought he would return to...

‘Vietnam: At War & At Home’ opens Nov. 11 at Soldiers Memorial Military Museum

Soldiers Memorial Military Museum, operated by the Missouri Historical Society in downtown St. Louis, is preparing to unveil its latest exhibit to open on...

Nov. 8 preview: “Local politics really can affect someone’s life”

After a year of tug-of-war in the United States, the points of battle in politics have come to a head as the midterm elections...

Local animal shelters give senior pets a second chance during Senior Pet Month

Whether it's a German shepherd or tabby cat, pets can bring love and joy to their owner’s life. And while puppies and kittens are...

When will enough school shootings be enough?

Parkland, FL, Uvalde, TX, Newtown, CT, St. Louis, MO. These cities have something in common: all four were victimized by school shootings. According to security.org,...

Spooky sights (and sightings) in Webster Groves

This Halloween, don’t lament if you’re too old to walk around trick-or-treating. While getting candy and telling jokes in costume can be a fond...

Review: ‘Don’t Hug Me I’m Scared’ is a lesson in making great TV

On July 9, 2011, the creators of “Don’t Hug Me I’m Scared” made us all agree to never be creative again. They proceeded to...

Review: ‘Hocus Pocus 2’ pleases fans, but can’t beat the original classic

‘Twas 29 years ago that the Sanderson Sisters; Winifred (Bette Midler), Sarah (Sarah Jessica Parker) and Mary (Kathy Najimy) put a spell on the...

Four films by Webster alumni featured in Haunted Garage Film Festival

The second annual Haunted Garage Film Festival took place Oct. 7 to 9 at the Westport Playhouse. The festival provided a space for filmmakers...

Alumna Courtney Stewart discusses receiving 2022 Loretto Award

Webster School of Communications alumna Courtney Stewart recently received the university’s 2022 Loretto Award in recognition of her service to humanity and social justice. Stewart,...

Women’s tennis team reflects on fall season and championship

On Sept. 30, senior Erin Brezovar and junior Bailey Higgins competed in the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) Regional Championship. This year, ITA was in...

Gorloks win big in SLIAC Player of the Week awards

On Sept. 12, the St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SLIAC) announced six Gorloks won the SLIAC Player of the Week award: Cameron Sakuma, Kyanne...

Webster alum featured in Kooyumjian Gallery

On Friday, Sept. 30, Webster University alum Kholood Eid hosted her Gallery Talk in the newly renovated Kooyumjian Gallery. Located on the second floor...