Wednesday, July 28, 2021

Student Government Association results

Webster’s Student Government Association (SGA) elections came to a close on April 16. The results are as followed: Hannah Jirousek is the new president with 96.5%...

Webster plans COVID-19 vaccination clinics

Webster students, along with the Webster community, can sign up to be vaccinated at the Luhr Building on April 24 or April 29. Webster...

School of Communications’ staff member organizes food drive

School of Communication's assistant to the dean, Susan Napoleon, worried about children's access to food as summer draws near. So, she decided to set...

Director of Community Engagement to start new position with the city of Webster Groves

Jennifer Starkey has been with Webster since 2013. On May 3, she will start her new position for the city of Webster Groves. Jennifer Starkey...

Three philosophy alumni tell experience, give advice to students at third Philosophy Alumni Panel

On April 7, three Webster alumni with degrees in philosophy connected with Webster students via Zoom. Philosophy major Ethan DeMunbrun attended the event.  Philosophy major...

Webster organizes vaccine opportunities for students

Webster will be bussing residential students to The Dome April 15 and 16. The school will then host a clinic for other students, faculty...

Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund II deadline extended

Students now have until April 15 at 11:59 p.m. to apply for the federal grant. On April 7, Webster University sent an email to...

Study Abroad office ‘cautiously optimisic’ about fall return

Virtually no students were able to study at different campuses during the 2020-2021 academic year. However, Webster is hopeful that Study Abroad options will...

Game design program earns state’s No. 1 spot

Webster's Game Design program was ranked No. 1 in Missouri. Senior Zach Ridings was glad to see the program turn around after students reported...

Webster promotes global Red Card Campaign

Nearly one in three women are victims of physical or sexual violence in their lifetime. Webster University is involved in a campaign seeking to...

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...

Webster partners with non-profit InsideTrack to offer Emergency Coaching Network

The Emergency Coaching Network will be accessible until December 2021. On March 24, the Gorlok Gazette newsletter arrived in student, faculty and staff inboxes, informing...

Webster seeks Student Ambassadors

For student Haley Emelko, being a student ambassador is a chance to represent the chancellor and the university. Emelko also says ambassadors act as...

WebsterVOTES helps Webster earn title of Voter Friendly Campus

Junior Charlie Sturr said WebsterVOTES helped them register to vote their freshman year. "I think due to WebsterVOTES, students are reminded of how important...

Jackie Joyner-Kersee announced as commencement speaker

Webster University appointed Jackie Joyner-Kersee as the commencement speaker for the online 2021 commencement ceremony. Joyner-Kersee is a six-time Olympic medalist, earning her the...

Club crafts blankets for children

Eleven students attended the blanket-making event. The completed blankets will be donated to Shriners Hospitals for Children. The Webster University Students for Biological Sciences (SBS)...