Monday, October 3, 2022

Playing while Black: A look into Black student-athletes’ lives

All photos in this series were taken by Vanessa Jones.

Photo Series: Inmates protest at St. Louis City Justice Center

On April 5, inmates at the City Justice Center in St. Louis protested. They broke windows and chanted as people gathered on the street...

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.

Tattoos of Webster

In the spring of 2016, The Journal set out to create a gallery chronicling the different tattoos that students and employees at Webster have on their bodies. Every tattoo holds significant meaning to those that get ink, and The Journal wants their stories to be heard.

Student finds quiet places to take Zoom classes

Commuter student Logan Nguyen takes an online class the same day as an in-person class. Over the first few weeks, Nguyen explored places to...

Webster University’s renovated communication building nears completion

Webster professors hope the Sverdrup construction will soon near completion and allow students to work together in the new building.

March for Our Lives in pictures

Photo: 15,000 protesters marched under the rain chanting for unity to end gun violence in St. Louis and nationwide.

St. Louis libraries offer drive-thru COVID-19 testing

St. Louis County Libraries offer books and other recourses for their community. Now, they are working with the St. Louis County Health Department and...

COVID-19 affects Webster Groves, the first few weeks in photos

On March 11, Webster University announced all classes would move online until April 3 in response to the coronavirus outbreak. However, as the situation...

Acme’s traditional printing gives work character

Local Webster Groves business Acme Printers-Lithographers has operated as a family affair in its location since 1973, maintaining traditional printing methods despite the digital advancements of the trade.

Alumnus creates, manages St. Louis Big Band

Recent Webster grad Ryan Sheehan revives the big band era in St. Louis. He founded and manages The St. Louis Big Band, a group that performs music reminiscent of the Great Depression-era Tommy Dorsey and Benny Goodman Orchestras.

Holi Festival in pictures

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

Webster community expresses themselves through face coverings

Whether supporting sports teams, displaying school pride or creating coordinated outfits, students and staff at Webster University are finding ways to get creative with...

Shoppers turn out for Black Friday despite pandemic

COVID-19 could not keep people from searching for Black Friday deals. Photo series by Jennifer Sarti.

SLIDESHOW: Drag queens, kings perform at 16th annual drag ball

Webster University’s annual Drag Ball turned 17 on March 24 as performers, both amateur and professional, hit the stage in Grant Gymnasium.