Thursday, May 19, 2022

Winterfest 2021 brings ice skating and S’mores to Kiener Plaza

The event began on Nov. 20, after being held virtually last year due to the COVID-19 pandemic. On Nov. 20, Winterfest 2021 opened at...

The Confucius Institute celebrates the Lunar New Year

On Feb. 1, the Confucius Institute set up a booth outside the University Center at Webster University to celebrate the Lunar New Year. The table...

VIDEO: The Ghost that Haunts Webster University’s Loretto Hall

Webster alumni and current employee Billy Ratz tells of his experiences with a ghost on the top floor of Loretto Hall.

Local Elementary Students Pull “Wagon Train of Food” to Fight Hunger

Second-and-third-graders from The college School delivered over 3,000 nonperishable food items to Emmanuel Episcopal Food Ministry on Nov. 19. The sun was shining. The...

Student helps unveil Holocaust history in translating internship

At her internship, Webster student Lisa Johnson translates Holocaust-era documents that contribute to public knowledge of the Jews’ struggles at the time. Johnson’s internship at...

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...

Stephanie Beatriz closes out the Virtual Headliner Series

Stephanie Beatriz spoke with Webster students virtually on April 12. The "Brooklyn Nine-Nine" star talked about representing LGBTQ+ and Latina communities in entertainment. On April...

Strange Donuts founder turns a second chance into success.

Jason Bockman grew up living in group homes. Now he owns a half-a-million dollar house in West County. Jason Bockman went from a troubled adolescent with...

Old Webster Holiday Open House features Santa and carriage rides

On Nov. 14, Old Webster had its Holiday Open House. Visitors could see Santa, stop by local shops and hop on carriage rides. If...

Forensics and Debate attends first in-person PKD national since 2019

Webster’s Forensic and Debate team recall their first in-person PKD National Tournament and Convention in three years. From March 9 to 13, the Webster University...

Adjunct Webster professor co-composes classical music CD

The classical music CD "Poésie" was co-created by adjunct professor of piano Mieko Hironaka Bergt and Takashi Aoki, a professor of violin at Kunitachi...

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...

Student performances take the stage, open for Girl Talk

The opening acts for Girl Talk, featuring the rap duo Tef Poe and Rocky with DJ Kevin Mimms, and Samuriot, a ska band, brought an exciting energy to the stage to end SpringFest.

Former Mo. state representative, civil rights activist shares life story

Betty L. Thompson, former MO state representative spoke to Webster staff and students Thursday night. Her granddaughter, a Webster student, led her grandmother in a discussion about her life.

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...

Sargent Conservatory presents comedic ‘The Learned Ladies’ play

The show ran from Feb. 25 to March 6 at the Sargent Conservatory of Theatre Arts. The atmosphere is formed the moment you walk...