Thursday, March 4, 2021

VIDEO: Webster University Extends Indoor Pool Hours to Attract More Students

Webster University’s indoor swimming pool is usually a ghost town during its nighttime hours. The solution to get more students’ feet wet involves extended hours and time for fun and games.
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VIDEO: Webster University cheerleaders kick off season with increased numbers

By Josh Sellmeyer and Evan Mueller Even though she had been a varsity cheerleader all four years at Owensville High School, freshman Meghan Steineker admits...

VIDEO: Webster University Fitness Center Begins ‘Work It To Win It’

Does a mystery prize make students want to work out more?

VIDEO UPDATE: Webster University 9/11 Trees Replanted

The 9/11 trees have been replanted but has Webster University done enough to make sure they will not die again?

VIDEO: Hip-Hop Activist Amer Ahmed Speaks at Webster University About Islam in America

Amer Ahmed grabbed the mic from the podium, stepped out into the audience and began to rap before beginning his presentation on Islam in...

VIDEO: Webster University Music Department Hosts 9/11 Memorial Concert

On the 10-year anniversary of September 11, the Webster University Music Department held its first concert of the semester in a cathedral downtown, in remembrance of the attacks in 2001.

VIDEO: Pizza and Politics: An Outlet for Political Discussion

A very small crowd of students and community members voice their opinions on political subjects at the Holden Public Policy Forum event Pizza and Politics.

VIDEO: Webster University Students and Alumni Plant Thousands of Flags for 9/11 Victims

Tyler Holman and his friends gathered outside of Marletto's in the rain, ready for the three hours it would take to plant the 9/11 memorial flags. Holman's collection of almost 3,000 flags represent the number of lives lost on September 11, 2001.

VIDEO: Webster University Professor Don Conway-Long Recalls Lessons Learned since 9/11

Don Conway-Long has been teaching courses on Islam at Webster since 1995. His goal since 9/11 has been to better educate students and get rid of the stereotypes on Islam.

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: 9/11 Memorial Cherry Trees to be Replanted this Week

Webster University planted four trees in honor of three Webster Alumni and one Webster Student that died from the 9/11 terrorist attacks. Just days away from the 10 year anniversary of that horrific day the plaque and only one tree are left. Where are the other three trees?

VIDEO: Webster University Students Recall 9/11 and the Science Behind Memories

We all think we remember where we were when we heard about the tragedy on September 11th, but how accurate are those memories?

VIDEO: Webster Student Tyler Holman Collects Thousands of Flags to Honor 9/11 Victims

Senior political science student Tyler Holman has a history of planting flags around Webster University's campus every year on September 11th. However, this year's preparation for the 9/11 memorial will involve replacing some of the flags after an act of vandalism and protest.

VIDEO: Campus Activities host laser tag excursion

On Friday August 26, 2011 the first Friday of the fall semester, Campus Activities hosted a excursion at Laser Rock in Bellville, IL. Webster students...

VIDEO: Parents Interviewed at New Student Orientation 2011

Several parents of new Webster students were asked to share their feelings on saying goodbye and on the orientation weekend. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AabZS0mSU18&w=560&h=345] All footage was captured...

VIDEO: President’s Convocation – Fall 2011

Webster University President Elizabeth Stroble and Provost Julian Schuster delivered a convocation to faculty, staff and administration on Thursday, August 18 2011. This video...