Saturday, April 10, 2021

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...

Transgender actress Dominique Jackson shares struggle to find acceptance

"I was so determined to prove I wasn't this abomination everybody said I was," Jackson said at the Oct. 17 fall headliners event. From fleeing...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Commencement ceremony goes virtual, seniors left wondering why

The graduating class of 2021 will not be walking across the stage at The Muny for their commencement ceremony this year. The decision, made...

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...

Newly-renovated Arcade Building classes kick off

Webster University’s new downtown Gateway Campus kicked off classes for the spring semester in early January. The Gateway Campus is located in the Arcade Building on Olive Street across from the Old Post Office. Renovation of the Arcade Building began in 2014. This marks Webster’s third downtown location.

County police chiefs oppose merger

County police chiefs fear the proposed merger would demolish community policing.  Webster Groves Chief of Police Dale Curtis scoffs when he talks about the proposed...

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)...

Winghaven campus to close May 31

Webster's Winghaven campus will close not close its doors for summer break in May. Instead, it will be closing forever. A decrease in enrollment...

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...

Students allege sexual and professional misconduct from professor, Title IX case unresolved

Editor’s note: Faculty members are not identified in this story in order to not reveal the identity of an individual who has not been...