Wednesday, February 1, 2023

Students recognized at annual leadership awards

The twenty-fourth annual Student Leadership Awards recognized students for their service to Webster University and their peers.

Drag performers bring story time to Emerson Library

Three drag queens came to Webster University's Emerson Library April 23 to read stories and dance along to hit songs with children and their parents.

Workshop teaches women how to navigate the gender pay gap

The American Association of University Women (AAUW) came to Webster University April 17 to teach women the complexities of negotiating pay in the workplace.

Trainer offers Webster students kickboxing lessons

TITLE Boxing Club Rock Hill instructor Heath Norton teaches a Webster University student the basics of boxing in the Sunnen Lounge April 17. Campus Activities hosted the one-hour session called “Intro to Kickboxing.”

VIDEO: Students get colorful at Holi Festival

Dry colors, a powder-like substance, were thrown at each other until every student was covered with color.

Kings and queens take the spotlight at circus-themed Drag Ball

Drag Ball celebrated its 21st year with a circus theme. As two senior prepare to leave, they look back on the learning experience the annual tradition has been.

Delta Phi Epsilon hosts body positivity week

Hundreds of sticky notes with positive messages hung from the wall in the University Center.

Poet Freeman Word leads workshop on campus

The workshop emphasized the importance of truth and connecting with oneself.

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.

New Indian student organization holds first event

SANGAM - The Student Association of India introduced themselves to the Webster community with an event that featured authentic Indian food and dancing.

Webster transgender inclusion seminar teaches ‘allyship’

After a Webster statement in support of transgender student rights, a panel discussed how to be an ally to transgender students.

Webster hires Simone Cummings as Walker business dean

Simone Cummings will be Webster's first African-American female dean.

Webster alum becomes only personal trainer at Anytime Fitness

Webster University alum Shane Jenne graduated in 2014 with an audio production degree, but since then has become a personal trainer.

Marletto’s offers food from countries on travel ban list

Seven dishes were served - one from each of the "banned" Middle Eastern countries.

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.

Supporters march for Planned Parenthood

Rallies for and against Planned Parenthood took place Feb. 11 nationwide, including in St. Louis.