Friday, August 19, 2022

Campus Activities hosts ‘Black-Tie’ Casino Night at University Center

Prizes at Casino Night included essential oil diffusers, vacuum cleaners, a flat-screen TV and Nintendo Switch. Students got the chance to dress up to the...

Webster Art Professor Exhibits ‘In Shadows’ at the Sheldon

Webster professor Tate Foley said his exhibit's theme is inspired by a french philosopher's idea of living in a simulation. French philosopher Jean Baudrillard...

Delta Phi Epsilon’s Fall Fest raises money for Cystic Fibrosis Foundation

Delta Phi Epsilon's president Madison Zumwalt said the sorority worked to offer fun activities for the community of Webster Groves while also raising money...

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...

Brief: Trixie Mattel comedy show canceled

Webster University is working to reschedule Trixie Mattel's visit, but a new date has not been released. Trixie Mattel was scheduled to perform a  night...

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...

Jewish alumna reflects on campus involvement

Webster alumna Samantha Thal was involved with "Tribe: Jewish Student Council" while she attended Webster. While she said the organization never had high turnout,...

Webster alumni Andy Compton places in semifinals in Academy Nicholl Fellowship for Screenwriting

Andy Compton credits his personal life experiences as inspirations for his two scripts, "Bellyache" and "Suplex." Webster School of Communications alumni Andy Compton placed in...

Campus clubs share post-pandemic outlook

Emma Kramer is the president of operations for Delta Phi Epsilon and said participation was low during COVID-19. "I think we are all itching...

Alumni Justin Bailey opens exhibition at Webster University’s Hunt Gallery

"Traces I was here" was the Hunt Gallery's first in-person exhibition since the pandemic. THe reception took place on Sept. 17. On Friday, Sept....

Jim Obergefell talks activism at Webster’s first Speaker Series of the year

Jim Obergefell spoke to webster students on Sept. 20 at the Loretto Hilton Center. The 2015 Supreme Court case Obergefell v. Hodges effectively legalized...

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...

Webster student Fahima Band Ali fundraises for Afghan refugees

Fahima Band Ali said moving to the United States from another country is difficult. She immigrated to the U.S. in 2017 and is now...

Webster student Anika Wagner places third at National Irish Dance Competition

Anika Wagner noticed an Irish dancing school when she was just 7 years old. Now, she is setting her sights on placing in the...

Dean of Students encourages on-campus involvement

During Welcome Weekend, dean of students John Buck gave a presentation to incoming students. He encouraged them to join at least one organization on...

Webster students enjoy in-person connection at ‘Comeback Tour’

Webster University hosted the "Comeback Tour" as students returned to campus. Students like Leah Dwyer believed the in-person atmosphere helped bring a sense of...