Monday, September 27, 2021

AUDIO SLIDESHOW: Webster Groves churches host vigil, support same-sex marriage

Local congregations gathered on Monday, March 26 to pray for a ruling in favor of marriage equality from the U.S. Supreme Court this week. The U.S. Supreme Court will hear the oral arguments of two cases that could change federal laws concerning same-sex marriage on Tuesday and Wednesday, March 26-27.

Webster soccer alumni game brings back Gorlok tradition at Soccer Park

The alumni of the Webster University men's soccer program remember playing there home games as early as 1985. The current gorlok team defeated the alumni team 6-5 but allowed all five goals in the second half.

Webster community reflects on Peter Sargent’s impact

“Peter left a legacy, a precious gift we must preserve, nurture and grow,” President Julian Schuster said. “He defined art at Webster: flamboyant yet...

Students chalk the quad with positive messages post-election

Disappointed by presidential election results, students brought a message of hope and unity to campus with chalk.

A look at Webster’s ‘Adorn Or Disfigure’ art show

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GIpZAUMp7J8   Student David Pulphus has 7 art pieces at Webster's Student Art Show, Adorn Or Disfigure. One of his pieces talks about discrimination in society...

Jason Kander makes case to fellow ‘millennials’ during Webster visit

Current Missouri Secretary of State and Democratic nominee for senate Kander spoke at the Winifred Moore Auditorium Tuesday. According to Kander, who is 35, he is the first millennial to be elected to statewide office in the U.S.

Webster Wrap up:March 21

Administrators and staff take a furlough day, Sodexo employees threaten to strike over wages, and more on this edition of Webster Wrap Up. [soundcloud url="https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/596115912"...

Eliot Wilde, freshman, continues love for guitar

Click to hear one of Eliot's songs Freshman Eliot Wilde started playing guitar through the Childbloom program at age five. “It wasn’t my decision to start,”...

Politickin’ me off: Obama on gun reform

https://soundcloud.com/user937728827/politickin-me-off-gun-reform On the night of Nov. 26, 2012, I had just gotten off work at Chick-fil-A and was ordering a peppermint milkshake from my friend...

VIDEO: Webster University student Jim Miles releases seven albums in seven months

Senior computer science major Jim Miles uses mostly his laptop and a keyboard to record his music. Influenced by artists of the 1960s and '70s, Miles has released a new album digitally on the first of each month since May 2012.

Fall Webster University athletic programs finished after NCAA appearances

The Webster women's soccer, and volleyball teams were eliminated in the first round of the NCAA tournament. Find out how Ethan Jeffries fared in the NCAA regional meet, and how the basketball teams did in its opening weekend.

VIDEO: St. Louis welcomes home war heroes, remembers fallen soldiers

Parents and friends remember together the hardships and trials of loved ones who serve in the military.

Deceased grandfather gives Aaron Griffin strength on the court

Aaron Griffin’s eyes met his grandfather’s in the crowd as he exited the huddle at the Dec. 20, 2013 game. It was the first...

Head Women’s Basketball Coach reflects on senior leadership

The Journal sat down with Head Women’s Basketball Coach Jordan Olufson and asked where the team stands and if he could reflect on the two seniors on the team — guard Kaliann Rikard and forward Courtney Pursley.

AUDIO: Alash ensemble of Tuvan throat singers performs at Webster

Alash ensemble shares ancient singing technique of Tuvan throat singing. Tuvan throat singers can sing up to four pitches at one time.

Webster Groves City Council approves 1st and 2nd Reading of Ordinance 8753 despite objections...

After three postponements, Ordinance 8753 moved forward at Webster Groves City Council meeting. The ordinance outlines the possible sale or lease of Eden's property to 10 vendors including Webster University.