Thursday, August 18, 2022

Webster Students Research Bees and the Community Through Shutterbee

If you live in St. Louis and have a backyard (or access to a local park), you can become a citizen scientist. By Charlotte...

NCAA Div-III to Reduce Punishment for Positive Drug Tests

Division III officials hope the rule change will encourage athletes to return to athletics, school after serving their suspensions.

Webster professor Bill Barrett dies after battle with pancreatic cancer.

Webster University photography professor Bill Barrett died yesterday at 2:30. His wife, Laurel Hayes, shared the news of his death on CaringBridge. Barrett has...

Photo Series: Inmates protest at St. Louis City Justice Center

On April 5, inmates at the City Justice Center in St. Louis protested. They broke windows and chanted as people gathered on the street...

Students notice missing ‘Black Lives Matter’ banner outside of Sverdrup

Webster University has a long history of supporting and advancing social justice issues. Still, as the spring 2022 semester began, students couldn’t help but...

Student Leadership Awards recognize student and staff achievements

For 29 years, the Student Leadership Awards have provided an opportunity for Webster University students and staff to celebrate the accomplishments of those devoted...

Daughter of Webster University’s first black student shares mother’s story

Webster's first African-American graduate underwent struggles with the Catholic community as well as national segregation issues.

Lavender graduation brings colorful celebration to LGBTQ+ students at Webster

Note: This article was printed in a Journal issue on Apr. 20, 2022. Some Webster students will be swapping the Gorlok blue and gold for...

SGA presidential candidates weigh in on current topics

Note: This article was printed in a Journal issue on Apr. 20, 2022. The Student Government Association (SGA) is holding its election for the 2022-2023...

St. Louis air quality score decreases

The American Lung Association released its 2022 “State of the Air” report on April 20. The report found “mixed results” for St. Louis air...

Webster faculty helps vaccinate St. Louis community

Nursing Professor Mary Ann Drake looked at her patient after vaccinating them against COVID-19. The patient had tears in her eyes; she was a...

Black history is deeply rooted in formation of Meacham Park in Kirkwood

Meacham Park is a historically black community, but most of the current residents don't know much about the area's past, according to Darren K. Smotherson.

Second opportunity for relief funds available

Students need to apply by March 31 to be considered for the funds. Time is ticking for Webster students to cash in on the Higher...

Graduation back on campus for first time since 2003

On a day that would normally be full of relief and celebration, almost-graduate Jennifer Stewart’s cardboard graduation cap drooped over her eyes as she...

Local universities’ esports programs highlight absence at Webster

From the days of debate of whether video games are “real sports” to games being showcased on ESPN, the world of esports has undoubtedly...

How the new Omicron variant affects 2022 study abroad plans

The Office of Study Abroad plans the spring 2022 semester study abroad trips to move forward. Students, however, are wondering if Omicron may change...

With mask requirements gone, Webster’s COVID-19 cases still remain low

Since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, over 222,000 St. Louis citizens have tested positive for COVID-19 and over 3,000 of those St. Louisans...