Thursday, May 19, 2022

VIDEO: Webster student, Kevin Hamilton, drives crowd wild at Drag Ball

Webster University's 17th annual Drag Ball took place on Saturday, March 23. This year's event found a new crowd favorite in freshman dance major Kevin Hamilton. It was hosted again by local drag queen Tyler Cross, also known as Siren.

Webster class washes away their senses at FLOAT STL

Lying down in a closed tank of water in silence for 90 minutes is the basis of what local FLOAT STL does. However, its salted water has become a popular mainstay for the way it relieves tension and relaxes the body and mind.

P!NG performance showcases student talents

Webster University’s P!NG: A Peforming Arts Collective produced its first show since receiving the approval to become an official club. After discussing at weekly meetings what the club’s first official event would be, the club decided to hold a cabaret titled “Great Expectations.”

Webster student starts her own small business

Junior Kayla Calac has made $5,000 in the past five months from selling homemade products.  Junior Kayla Calac processed about 20 orders last week, and...

VIDEO: Webster University student reflects on 10 year anniversary of 9/11

As a 5th grader in September 2001, Hanan Rahman remembers feeling scared and alone, and receiving community support. Other Muslims speak frankly about representing Islam, airport security and prejudice in the workplace after the 9/11 attacks.

VIDEO: Students Paint Mural at Homeless Shelter for Webster Works Worldwide

A Webster University student volunteer group updated a mural painted during the first Webster Works Worldwide.

VIDEO: Professors anticipate move to new offices

Webster University School of Communications professors are excited to settle into new offices inside Webster University's Sverdrup building now that the business school has (mostly) moved out.

BBB warns students of spring break scams

With spring break right around the corner, the Better Business Bureau is working to make sure college students are aware of the risk that comes with booking a trip through untrustworthy resources.

St. Louis couples marry as an act of protest

Cupcakes and pride flags were passed out on the steps of St. Louis City Hall the week of Oct. 12. Lot's Wife Trans and...

Lifestyle Spotlight: Nicole Bonura performing Bb Backbone

LIFESTYLE SPOTLIGHT: Webster's Nicole (Grace) Bonura preforming Bb Backbone for The Journal. Bonura is also auditioning for NPR's Tiny Desk Contest with Bb Backbone....

Update: Ferguson protest comes to Webster Groves

Protesters of the shootings of Michael Brown and VonDerrit Myers gathered outside a fundraiser for St. Louis County Executive candidate Steve Stenger.

Webster Groves restaurants find ways to adapt in spite of pandemic

Ghost kitchens. Delivery service. Curbside services. These are just some ways restaurant owners have had to get creative in the face of the COVID-19...

VIDEO: School of Communications Hosts Internship Expo

A video production major at Webster University is on the search for an Internship. What better place is there to go to network with companies? The internship expo.

Webster counselor uses yoga to combat trauma

Gladys Smith, Webster University's counselor, implements yoga to help those who suffer from PTSD and have been victims of sexual assault.

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.

VIDEO: Sophomore Slam Poet Earns Standing Ovation at Spiterature

Sophomore David McDonald captivated the Spiterature audience and earned a standing ovation for his slam poetry performance.