Monday, December 6, 2021

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 Elementary Students Pull “Wagon Train of Food” to Fight Hunger

Second-and-third-graders from The college School delivered over 3,000 nonperishable food items to Emmanuel Episcopal Food Ministry on Nov. 19. The sun was shining. The...

Winterfest 2021 brings ice skating and S’mores to Kiener Plaza

The event began on Nov. 20, after being held virtually last year due to the COVID-19 pandemic. On Nov. 20, Winterfest 2021 opened at...

Local holiday light attractions go up for the season

Throughout this month, both big businesses and small shops alike are celebrating the holiday season with extravagant light shows and decorations. If you’re looking to...

Old Webster Holiday Open House features Santa and carriage rides

On Nov. 14, Old Webster had its Holiday Open House. Visitors could see Santa, stop by local shops and hop on carriage rides. If...

Webster University Orchestra To Debut Composer Jorge Morel’s Aquarelle Latino

The Webster University Orchestra played the concerto for two guitars with a full string orchestra in a grant theatre hall. This was the way...

Campus Activities hosts ‘Black-Tie’ Casino Night at University Center

Prizes at Casino Night included essential oil diffusers, vacuum cleaners, a flat-screen TV and Nintendo Switch. Students got the chance to dress up to the...

Webster Art Professor Exhibits ‘In Shadows’ at the Sheldon

Webster professor Tate Foley said his exhibit's theme is inspired by a french philosopher's idea of living in a simulation. French philosopher Jean Baudrillard...

Delta Phi Epsilon’s Fall Fest raises money for Cystic Fibrosis Foundation

Delta Phi Epsilon's president Madison Zumwalt said the sorority worked to offer fun activities for the community of Webster Groves while also raising money...

Brief: Delta Phi Epsilon to host ‘Paintsgiving’

Delta Phi Epsilon is hosting a “Paintsgiving” on Nov. 4. The event begins at 9 p.m. in the Sunnen Lounge. Guests will be painting a...

Brief: Trixie Mattel comedy show canceled

Webster University is working to reschedule Trixie Mattel's visit, but a new date has not been released. Trixie Mattel was scheduled to perform a  night...

Student Elspeth Furey decorates Pearson House for Halloween

Elspeth Furey decorated the Pearson House in an "Alice in Wonderland" theme. As a kid, Elspeth Furey was not a fan of Halloween. The...

Jewish alumna reflects on campus involvement

Webster alumna Samantha Thal was involved with "Tribe: Jewish Student Council" while she attended Webster. While she said the organization never had high turnout,...

Webster alumni Andy Compton places in semifinals in Academy Nicholl Fellowship for Screenwriting

Andy Compton credits his personal life experiences as inspirations for his two scripts, "Bellyache" and "Suplex." Webster School of Communications alumni Andy Compton placed in...

Campus clubs share post-pandemic outlook

Emma Kramer is the president of operations for Delta Phi Epsilon and said participation was low during COVID-19. "I think we are all itching...

Alumni Justin Bailey opens exhibition at Webster University’s Hunt Gallery

"Traces I was here" was the Hunt Gallery's first in-person exhibition since the pandemic. THe reception took place on Sept. 17. On Friday, Sept....

Jim Obergefell talks activism at Webster’s first Speaker Series of the year

Jim Obergefell spoke to webster students on Sept. 20 at the Loretto Hilton Center. The 2015 Supreme Court case Obergefell v. Hodges effectively legalized...