Wednesday, April 21, 2021

John Buck displays leadership at Webster University

John Buck has both a master's and doctorate in leadership and management. He also has a huge collection of Olympic enamel pins.

Webster student teaches children with disabilities in Ghana

When Jenna Rodriguez studied abroad in Ghana over the summer, she fell in love with the country and its people when she worked with a non-profit group to teach children with disabilities.

Student from Texas joins Conservatory technical direction program

Josh Swan was able to blend his love for theatre with his carpentry skills as a technical director.

Alum starts Jimmy John’s franchise

Torrey Woodcock opened a Jimmy John's in Sullivan, Mo., making it the fourth Jimmy John's location since he started his own franchise.

Webster Groves’ Michael Girsch looks to build Cardinals championship team

After 12 years in the Cardinals organization, Webster Groves resident Michael Girsch has worked his way up to General Manager. He looks to make improvements to the Cardinals in his first offseason on the job.

Niel DeVasto: Grandfather of the Gorloks

Outgoing Sports Information Director Niel DeVasto has spent his professional life dedicated to Webster University. He helped start Webster's athletic program and form the St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference.

Steven Woolf announces his retirement from the Repertory Theatre

Creative Director of the Repertory Theatre announced his retirement for 2019 after 30 plus years.

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.

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 professor David Clewell accepts award for his poetry

David Clewell's passion for poetry has resulted in him receiving a Lifetime Achievement in the Arts Award from Webster Groves.

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 said she can sense the supernatural

Payton Moise said she has a 'sixth sense.' She can see supernatural entities.

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.

Craig Miller Sr. builds foundation at Webster

Craig Miller, Sr.'s dedication to architecture at Webster has produced state-of-the-art buildings like the East Academic Building and The Interdisciplinary Sciences Building. His love and appreciation for architecture is deeply rooted in his family's history.

Nicole Roach continues diversity and inclusion legacy with non-profit

Nicole Roach is stepping down from the position of Chief Diversity and Inclusion Officer. But her diversity goals will not end at Webster as she will continue to work through a new non-profit.