Campus Life

Philosophy Coalition back after five years of inactivity

The Philosophy Coalition is back in business. On March 30, the coalition will host the 13th Annual Philosophy Conference in Sunnen Lounge.

Figure drawing models strip in the name of art

Figure drawing models discuss what it is like to pose nude for art students.

Webster band ‘Big Tobacco’ headlines campus concert

Webster students from rival bands joined together to form Big Tobacco.

Culture Chat seeks to increase inclusion on campus

The biweekly event Culture Chat encourages students to get to know their fellow diverse students and develop new friendships.

Sisu: a female exhibition, opens doors March 10

Webster's Arcade building will feature art pieces done by women for women throughout March to celebrate Women's History Month.

Stories of survival: ‘New World’ encourages empathy toward St. Louis refugees

'New World' follows three refugee women before, during and after they fled to America in search of a new life. The play will be the final event of Webster University's Diversity and Inclusion Conference.

#MeToo founder Tarana Burke encourages students to speak their truth

Tarana Burke founded the #MeToo movement, which went viral in October 2017. Burke spoke to Webster students about how she uses her experience to help other survivors of sexual assault.

‘Whose Streets?’ hits home for Webster students

"Whose streets?" Webster students reflect on post-Ferguson documentary.

Webster’s Conservatory – What happens behind the scenes

Get a behind the scene look at how The Conservatory produces a show. From designing the set, to making the costumes; everything it took to make "As You Like It."

First international student graduates from Conservatory

Jaemin Shin, from Korea, will be the first international student to graduate from both the Dramaturgy program and the Conservatory.

Webster student premieres film at international film festival

Maalik Shakoor's first paying acting job was in a Missouri Lottery commercial. Now, he has just premiered his short film "He Who Listens" at the St. Louis International Film Festival.

Webster’s Indian culture club Sangam brings Indian light festival to campus

Sangam, Webster's newest club, brought traditional Indian food, clothing and activities to campus to celebrate India's celebrated holiday, Diwali.

Loui family grows up with Webster Conservatory

Wayne Loui is one of the original founding members of the Conservatory. 50 years later, he and his family are still a big part of the performing arts school.

Peter Sargent, founder of Conservatory, receives lifetime achievement award

Peter Sargent has dedicated his life to teaching design since he founded the Conservatory in 1967.

Webster assistant professor Lisa Brunette releases new app “Sender Unknown: Into the Woods”

Lisa Brunette writes and releases new "text based adventure" app to positive reviews.

Webster student Manali Ghag becomes president of Sangam

Manali Ghag has come from Mumbai, India to Webster Groves, Missouri, and has taken on new responsibilities.

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