Friday, January 27, 2023

UPDATE: Webster student protest leads to student arrest

Webster student-led protest started Dec 2. with a blocked intersection at Big Bend and Edgar Road and ended with one student arrest.

Webster Sports Fall 2014 Slideshow

The best images from the Fall 2014 sports season, in volleyball, soccer, cross country and golf.

Webster softball team takes on Fontbonne

On March, 30 Powers pitched 3.1 innings in Webster’s 8-0 loss to Fontbonne University in the first game of a double header. Sam Powers thought of the perfect way to describe her role for the Webster University Softball team this year. She is the grandma.

Student, professional performers share meaning behind art at annual Drag Ball

“It’s not just people throwing on some lipstick and trying to look like someone else; it’s art," said Regan Gillam, student drag performer.

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.

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.

SLIDESHOW: Webster University students, celebrate, dress in costume for halloween at trunk or treat

Webster University students and Webster Groves residents gathered in Sunnen Lounge for a trunk or treat. Click to see their costumes including the Scooby Doo gang and a chicken.

MULTIMEDIA: Webster University students ‘live in poverty’ at Heifer Ranch, live in homes without...

Ten Webster University students spent half of their fall break in Arkansas in a poverty simulation to learn about world hunger. They slept in homes that exemplified poverty in different countries. They promised to pass on what they learned.

PHOTO SLIDESHOW: Students Reject Stereotypes

Webster students gathered on the Quad Monday afternoon for the third annual Breaking Stereotypes event to slam the personal stereotypes they have experienced.

PHOTO SLIDESHOW: Q&A: August Stamper discusses her transformation into Alice

Q: How did you prepare yourself to become Alice? A: Before the show, I’ll get there a little early and warm up my voice...

AUDIO SLIDESHOW: Sisters of Loretto protest fracking, protect land

The Sisters of Loretto denied a plan to lay a pipeline under the grounds of the Sisters of Loretto Motherhouse. The pipeline will instead be directed through a neighboring county.

PHOTO SLIDESHOW: Zombies turn three remaining humans, take victory

Photo Album - Imgur. Participants in this year’s Humans vs. Zombies competition took a trip to the moon where they attended space camp. When an...

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.

PHOTOSLIDESHOW: Community crowds street for ‘Old Webster Summer Night Street Dance’

The Old Webster Summer Night Street Dance was held 5 to 10 p.m. on Saturday, June 15, at Gore and Lockwood avenues. It was the 10th year of the music festival. Click for photos from the Old Webster Summer Night Street Dance festival.

MULTIMEDIA: 43 years, 20 properties: A look at Webster University’s residential properties in Webster...

With the exception of President Elizabeth Stroble’s house, all of the houses Webster University owns in Webster Groves are rental properties. The university declined to confirm how many rental properties it owns in Webster Groves.

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.