Sunday, February 28, 2021

Campus activities try to build community during COVID-19

On campus, clubs and organizations are figuring out new ways to connect and engage with students during the COVID-19 pandemic. The Involvement Fair was...

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...

Webster announces new safety measures to slow COVID-19 spread

Students returning to campus for the fall semester are expected to follow safety measures outlined in an email sent to students on July 31. President...

PHOTOS: Protests across St. Louis advocate against racism

Juneteenth is recognized as the day the last enslaved persons were freed from Galveston, TX two years after the Emancipation Proclamation. This photo series...

A World With No Sports Hits Hard For St. Louis Fans

By Nick Wagner In early March, the sports world was taken by storm. The NCAA cancelled its March Madness basketball tournament on March 12, leaving...

Webster’s Forensics and Debate Team Continues with Online Tournaments and Showcases

By Sarah Hammeke Despite a nationwide stay-at-home order due to COVID-19, there’s no stopping Webster’s Forensics and Debate Team. After the pandemic forced national tournaments...

Gorloks on the Front Lines: Eyes from the Eye of the Hurricane All-in-one

By Brian Ostrander Webster Nursing department students photo courtesy of Webster University “We are really in a good era to handle this, if ever there is a...

Behind the Scenes of the Webster COVID-19 Task Force

The COVID-19 Task Force has been responsible for keeping students and staff updated all semester.  By: Charlotte Renner As Webster University students, along with faculty and...

Webster gives students choice on pass/fail grading

Webster students have the option to make any of their courses pass/fail until April 24. Webster University adjusted its pass/fail policy for the spring semester...

Webster announces remote learning for summer 2020 courses

Webster University's summer 2020 classes will now be held online. The decision was announced by the COVID-19 Task Force on April 9. Today, Webster’s COVID-19...

BREAKING: Recent Webster graduate dies from COVID-19

Mohammad Ahmad Zain, a 2019 graduate of the Walker School of Business and Technology, passed away on April 1. A recent Webster graduate, Mohammad Ahmad...

Third member of Conservatory diagnosed with COVID-19

The employee noticed the symptoms as they self-quarantined. All 54 people on the trip were asked to isolate themselves when they came back from...

Webster student tests positive for COVID-19

The Conservatory student tested positive after a trip to New York over spring break. President Julian Schuster and the COVID-19 Task Force announced a...

Webster employee tests positive for COVID-19

The employee was on a trip with the Conservatory students to New York City. Chancellor Beth Stroble and President Julian Schuster sent an email to...

St. Louis city and county announces “stay-at-home order”

Citizens of St. Louis city and county will have to stay at home unless they are going to essential businesses. St. Louis Mayor Lyda Krewson...

Webster announces plans for in-person graduation ceremonies

Over 1,500 people signed a petition to postpone Webster's 2020 Commencement Ceremony. A day later, Webster announced plans to include in-person ceremonies during Homecoming...