Wednesday, January 19, 2022

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...

Webster offers workout stations in the Grant Gymnasium

Students have begun taking advantage of the new workout stations in the Grant Gymnasium. The Grant Gymnasium is now the designated spot to workout on...

Campus activities try to build community during COVID-19

On campus, clubs and organizations are figuring out new ways to connect and engage with students during the COVID-19 pandemic. The Involvement Fair was...

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...

LGBTQ+ students highlight their experiences at Webster

Webster University is a campus that promotes inclusion and diversity. Members of the LGBTQ community have faced challenges and have found inclusive systems at...

Studying abroad leads to culture shock for students

Webster offers a wide range of study abroad opportunities to its students. There are so many reasons that studying abroad may seem daunting to some: leaving your friends and family, moving to completely unfamiliar territory, language barriers, visas and finances. Others might be excited to thrive in a different environment, meet new people, benefit from campus-specific courses, and have a fresh start. For me, it was a bit of both. 

Communications Career Week kicks off in Sverdrup

From entertainment and talent acquisition to surgery video editing, communications graduates have a diverse range of job prospects. A panel discussion led by six...

Webster Art Show showcases students’ past to present

Sophia Coon and Lillian Gardner are part of a team of fine arts students putting together an art show not just for art students,...

Student introduces new opera radio show to The Galaxy

A little over a year ago, Brandon Detra worked his first shift as an usher at the Opera Theatre of Saint Louis (OTSL). There,...

SGA plans resurfacing of sand volleyball courts

SGA President Sarah Hill said the area will be repurposed to provide a space for all students. After a year of preparations, the sand volleyball...

Conservatory students create their own theater company

Fifi’s Playhouse wants to become a platform for artists of all kinds. However, their alma mater is one big challenge to become an independent...

School of Communications adds ‘Star Wars’ class

Passion meets education in Webster University’s newest class: “Star Wars: A Journey through Cinema, Media, and Culture.” The class covers concepts seen in film majors...

Webster community warns of hearing loss

On Aug. 31, Webster students gathered at the Garden Cafe to watch local musicians perform in BrewBops Music Fest. Consisting of over 8 bands,...

LGBTQ+ people conceal identity for security

Code-switching describes how minority groups change their behavior to increase acceptance. For some members of the LGBTQ+ community, the switch is necessary for their...

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...

Holi Festival in pictures

Students celebrate the traditional Indian festival of colors on Wednesday with colored chalk, music and dancing.