Friday, January 27, 2023

iFest 2017 lets students experience new cultures

International Festival, otherwise known as iFest, is an annual event at Webster University. Food, dancing, crafts and other activities are a part of the event.

The Quarantoons create a virtual performance

The juniors and seniors in the music department created a virtual music performance. The music ranges from Chopin to The Beatles. The juniors and seniors...

Audio Engineering Society Concert Series showcases student musicians, new equipment

For over 15 years, the Audio Engineering Society (AES) has held the AES Concert Series, in which artists and bands affiliated with Webster University...

BBB warns students of spring break scams

With spring break right around the corner, the Better Business Bureau is working to make sure college students are aware of the risk that comes with booking a trip through untrustworthy resources.

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...

Get to know your Counseling and Life Development staff

At the beginning of the fall semester, nine graduate interns entered the doors of 540 Garden Ave. for the first time. Approximately 35 years prior,...

Students socialize at Karaoke Night & Headphone Disco

On Aug. 24 and 25, Sunnen Lounge bustled with students enjoying music, singing and dancing. Campus Activities’ Karaoke Night and Headphone Disco events saw...

Stress Relief Week events met with low student turnout

No students signed up to attend Human iPod Night during stress relief week, and only a handful attended the nail painting event. Student event...

Holi Festival in pictures

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

Campus Activities offers free desserts during Welcome Week

At sunset on the first day of fall classes, a line of students stretched from the University Center Commons to the far side of...

Ilyasah Shabazz reflects on father Malcolm X’s legacy

Ilyasah Shabazz, the third daughter of activist Malcolm X, spoke to students and faculty about her history, accepting herself and finding ways to combat racism Thursday, March 31 at Nerinx Hall.

#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.

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...

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...

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.

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...