Sunday, October 17, 2021

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.

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.

Webster human rights students, faculty visit Rwanda

Dr. Elizabeth Sausele, Dr. Lindsey Kingston and students traveled to Rwanda for two weeks as part of a human rights hybrid course. The group experienced the land and culture of the country including Azizi Life and the Kagali Genocide Memorial.

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.

Webster Quidditch hosts largest tournament in school history

Webster University was one of eight teams to play in the second annual Gorlok Invitation. The team faced off against World Cup-qualifying competition only losing one game.

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.

SLIDESHOW: Webster surpasses world record for longest ice cream dessert

Webster creates a 200.3-feet long ice cream sundae in an attempt for the record books.

SLIDESHOW: STL Women’s March

More than 10,000 people marched on Market Street in support of women's rights Jan. 21.

Trash to cash

Webster’s recycled materials travel from Webster Groves to north St. Louis, prepped for sale.

Webster hosts first Diversity and Inclusion conference

The President’s Office and The Departments of Diversity and Inclusion and Community Engagement presented The Critical Conversations Conference on Feb. 29-March 1. The Conference featured nationally recognized leaders in diversity and inclusion and several panel discussions promoting equality among administration, faculty and students in an ever-changing world.

PHOTO: Sand Mandala Dissolution Ceremony

In pictures; Tibetan Monks created a sand mandala and held a dissolution ceremony on October 12.

Students display art in ‘The Black Experience’

Seven Webster University students put on a show in the Visual Arts Building showcasing their lives as black individuals.

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.

Remembering 9/11

PHOTOS Webster activists protest at the home campus #STLVerdict

Demanding police brutality to be condemned, Webster activists marched around the home campus on Tuesday chanting “show me what democracy looks like.” Zoe Burton is...

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...