Wednesday, August 17, 2022

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Webster explores Emotional Support Animal policy

Sophomore Anna Rickard has a 65-pound secret living in her bedroom. Rescued in May, her white-pawed boxer, Romeo, is an Emotional Support Animal (ESA). “He’s...

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...

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...

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...

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 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...

Brief: Nursing program

The Webster University Master’s of Nursing program rose over 20 spots in the annual U.S. News & World Report 2023 Best Graduate Schools - Nursing...

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...

‘Now We’re Getting Somewhere’: Webster honors David Clewell

Ben Clewell took the stage in front of his family members, friends and his father’s colleagues and former students. He took the stage after...

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...