Wednesday, February 24, 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...

Organizations stay afloat despite COVID-19 restrictions

Webster clubs are finding ways to stay connected during COVID-19 restrictions. The Wonderful World coordinates facemasks when the members cannot be together in person. As...

Virtual Headliner Series committed to bringing diverse perspectives

Michael Steele, who has worked with The Lincoln Project, will be the second person to visit Webster as part of the Spring 2021 Virtual...

Local restaurant offers bands a chance to play during COVID-19

COVID-19 has limited the opportunity for local bands to perform live. Highway 61 Roadhouse and Kitchen is one restaurant that is continuing to offer...

Art exhibits give back to Black creatives

The Angad Arts Hotel is featuring two exhibits highlighting the work of Black Artists. "Black Nonpareil" features the work of 17 local Black artists....

‘One Brick Shy’ series built with Webster University connections

A web series by three Webster alums has allowed the women behind it a chance to build their friendship creatively, brick by brick. Jenna McDonald,...

Symone Sanders visits Webster for spring Virtual Headliner Series

Symone Sanders, who serves as Vice President-elect Kamala Harris' senior advisor and chief spokesperson, spoke to Webster students on Jan. 11. On Jan. 11, Webster...

‘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...

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 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...
Jim Singer sits in the studio

K-SHE legend shares his expertise with students

School of Communications student media coordinator Jim Singer found his passion for radio at a young age. He wants to help the next generation...

Fictional mascot celebrates first birthday

A proposed alternative mascot to Webster's Gorlok celebrated its birthday at a socially distanced Big Wood “Bday Bash.” What started as a meme has now...