Sunday, February 28, 2021

Students react to Bush being first Black congresswoman in Missouri

U.S. representative Cori Bush is Missouri's first Black congresswoman. Webster student Leatrice McNeal felt her election is an inspiration to the people Bush represents. Leatrice...

Shoppers turn out for Black Friday despite pandemic

COVID-19 could not keep people from searching for Black Friday deals. Photo series by Jennifer Sarti.

SGA-created conference moves toward final stages

The St, Louis Youth in Leadership Conference is looking to help underrepresented young leaders. SGA officials created the conference and are now finalizing proposals...

Tashkent students report struggles with online classes

Tashkent students struggle with internet connection and staying focused when it comes to online classes. Yet, they know this is what's necessary to keep...

Webster graduates’ future careers impacted by COVID-19

Kat Rubush was scheduled to work at the Opera Theatre of St. Louis over the summer. Then, COVID-19 canceled the season. “That scrapped plan A,...

‘Art is sanity:’ Artist with background in graffiti depends on his creations to keep...

Jordan Massey used to watch "graffiti trains" pass through his hometown. Now, he uses spray paint to create all kinds of art. Jordan Massey grew...

LGBTQ+ students find support on campus while encouraging growth

Senior John Wallis credits some of his comfortability with coming out to Webster. Yet, he wants to see Webster continue to have tough conversations...

Local band credits Webster for its creation

iLLPHONiCs would not be the same band without Webster, according to creator Larry Morris. Every band has a unique story. A story that highlights their...

Local art studio offers creators a chance to show off and sell work

Union Studio is here to help artists of all kinds. “I am proud that we have a reputation of everything being handmade but it...

Webster Classics: Volleyball team dominates with winning streak

Abby Sanson and her team were extremely focused in their 2009 season. They had a winning streak on the line and they weren't going...

Minor league restructuring could benefit college athletes

“There’s going to be more scouts, more fans, and the league would be using the same metrics and analytics these kids are going...

Cross-country runner takes gap semester to save eligibility

Nathan Freyling can't go to his coaches after he had a bad workout or run. He must run alone. It's all in order to...

Your Biden vote is not your racism pass

In order to dismantle racism, we need to go beyond the vote. In light of new President-elect Joe Biden, I saw plenty of neo-liberals posting...
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Canceled: ‘Music’ highlights issues with Sia’s ableism

Diversity includes disability, and if anyone says otherwise, it’s time for them to face the music. To the average onlooker, the controversy surrounding Sia’s new...

A Hallmark film for Gen Z: “Holidate” review

If not for the cliches, this movie would have a lot of potential. “Holidate” appears to me like it is a Gen Z take on...

Marijuana continues to plant its roots across the nation

Missouri's first medical marijuana dispensaries opened in St. Louis in October, but CBD Kratom has been selling Delta-8 THC since last year. On Nov....