Saturday, August 13, 2022

Tattoos of Webster

In the spring of 2016, The Journal set out to create a gallery chronicling the different tattoos that students and employees at Webster have on their bodies. Every tattoo holds significant meaning to those that get ink, and The Journal wants their stories to be heard.

Brief: Student Dance Ensemble

Xi Zhao, adjunct faculty and artistic director of Webster University dance ensemble, choreographed the international dance performance (one of six sets) staged April 29...

Hunt Gallery presents Earth Works, focuses on environmental art

Using nature as the subject of art, Earth Works is the Cecille R. Hunt Gallery’s latest exhibition. The exhibition had its opening ceremony on April...

Global Culture Club comes to Webster University

Cultural cooking classes, multi-lingual guest speakers, film screenings and social outings at ethnic restaurants in St. Louis are just some of the events Webster’s...

Campus Activities hosts Valentine’s Day ‘Paint Your Heart Out’ event

Webster University's Campus Activities hosted the "Paint Your Heart Out" event on Feb. 14. Webster student Fahima Band Ali sat in the Sunnen Lounge...

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...

Steve Burns visits Webster University for Spring Headliner

From Blue's Clues to indie rock, Steve Burns shares a lesson on pursing your dreams and following the journey. After moving to New York City...

Get back into writing with the Writers’ Coalition

"I thought it would be beneficial for students to have their own space outside of deadlines and other expectations to share their writing,” Maria...

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...

Aidy Bryant, Saturday Night Live regular, to headline night of comedy at Webster

Webster’s Campus Activities team has announced actress and Saturday Night Live regular Aidy Bryant as the fall headliner.

Webster Art Coalition brings back print sale after absence

The Webster Art Coalition hosted the print sale on Dec. 9 and 10, giving student artists the ability to connect with peers and sell...

Poet spreads cultural diversity and identity through spoken word

Kane Smego sees poetry as an art form. He said it is a way to connect and convey emotions.

Webster professor Julie Smith works to make classroom unique for students

Julie Smith, a professor at Webster University's School of Communications, will bring her dog Millie to class. She also incorporates games and scavenger hunts...

Speech & Debate Gorlok Gala held virtually for second year

Webster University's Speech & Debate has hosted the Gorlok Gala every year since 1998. What began as the brainchild of two Webster coaches over two...

Students gather together for Sweets & Social

Students were able to color, socialize, and eat donuts at the Sweets & Social event on Fed. 14.  Patti Hayes, an Event Coordinator, hosted Sweets...

Fitness center unchanged despite growing athlete numbers

Scott Kilgallon started advocating for a bigger weight room for athletes when he became Webster University’s athletic director four years ago. The fitness center...