Wednesday, May 5, 2021

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....

Students conduct survey on diversity and inclusion on campus

SGA Ambassador of Student Inclusion Brian Barlay created a team to help understand what students need from Webster University regarding diversity and inclusion. Brian Barlay...

Webster staff encourages students to be vigilant during holiday season

Many of this year's holiday celebrations have been followed by spikes in COVID-19. Students hoping to celebrate the Thanksgiving holiday can take steps to...

Animation major explores as many art forms as possible while attending Webster

Since coming to Webster, animation major Hannah Harms has learned to see her art in a new way. Hannah Harms doesn’t want to hold...

English department hosts yearly ‘Visiting Writers’ series

Professional authors came to Webster via Zoom this year to help students learn what works in their writing and what doesn't. Webster University welcomed poets...

Webster alum participates in 42 Doors of Hope project for cancer awareness

A doorway painted by Webster alumni Byron Rogers sits outside the Visual Arts Studio. The door is one of 42 which aims to raise...

SLIAC approves spring sports schedule

Spring sports will be able to play, according to the St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference. However, COVID-19 numbers and health expert guidelines will play...

The St. Louis International Film Festival is more accessible than ever

This year, the St. Louis International Film Festival went virtual due to COVID-19. Now, people from around the country - and even the world...

Updated: Campus closes for many after Thanksgiving break

An email sent to students said most classes will move to remote format after the break. Webster University will be shifting most of its...

College of Arts and Sciences appoints new interim dean

Michael Hulsizer will begin his position as interim dean in January 2021 after the current dean of the College of Arts and Sciences, Anton...

No evidence of voter fraud despite claims otherwise from president

On Nov. 15, President Donald Trump posted a series of tweets claiming the Nov. 3 election was "rigged." Election officials, however, have rejected Trump's...

SGA starts conference to help underrepresented high schoolers

On Jan. 23, 2021, Webster's Student Government Association will hold the St. Louis Youth in Leadership Conference for area high schoolers. The event will...

Page issues tighter restrictions as COVID-19 cases rise

St. Louis County's daily COVID-19 cases topped over 1,000 last week. County officials are emphasizing the need to get cases under control or else...