Tuesday, February 7, 2023

Webster University’s student employees receive 85 cent pay raise but face anxiety working through...

The pay increase comes as minimum wage went from $10.30 an hour to $11.15 an hour. Webster University student employees receiving the minimum wage have...

SGA organizing Period Equity Project for menstruating students

Webster University's 139 bathrooms will soon be stocked with menstrual pads and tampons for students. The Student Government Association is working to launch the...

Emerson Library eliminates fines and fees

Blain McVey reached out to the library in his role as comptroller of the Student Government Association to help spark the change. Before 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...

Webster closes St. Louis area campuses due to inclement weather

The National Weather Service has issued a winter storm warning until Thursday at Noon. Due to the inclement weather, Webster has closed its campuses...

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...

Webster University’s dean of students responds to student protests

John Buck, the dean of students at Webster University, said his door is open for students who want to discuss issues they may be...

‘Dear Webster’ hosts sit-in at University Center following protest

Organizers of the sit-in had a petition to start a student union, which gained 43 signatures. On Nov. 30, Webster students gathered in the University...

Phase two of ‘Sverdrup Re-Imagined’ scheduled to start in January

The renovations will focus on media production facilities in the School of Communications, such as a new soundstage and audio suite. Starting in January,...

COVID-19 task force member offers advice to students celebrating the holidays

Jody Spiess encouraged students to continue mitigation practices, such as mask-wearing and social distancing, during the holiday season. With winter break just around the...

Local High Schoolers attend Youth Summit on Police at Webster

On Nov. 5, Webster University hosted a Youth Summit on Police for local high school students. Students listened to a group of panelists before...

Webster introduces new antiracist classes in multiple schools

Webster University is offering two new courses that focus on race, racism and antiracism in the arts, education and psychology. Webster University is offering...

Sun Coffee Roasters receives warm welcome at the Cyber Cafe

The new coffee company replaced Kaldi's coffee after news outlets published stories where former employees of Kaldi's alleged that racism was a problem for...

‘Webster students must unite:’ Students join together in protest

Students chanted phrases like "If they refuse to treat us right, Webster students must unite," at a protest on Nov. 16. The protest started...

Brief: Gleich Honors College event

A webster student interviewed international correspondent Jim Bittermann as part of a Gleich Honors College event. On Oct. 26, Webster student Jordyn Grimes interviewed...

Brief: Spring 2022 registration

Registration for spring 2022 is now open. Starting today, registration for spring 2022 will open for all undergraduate students attending Webster University in the...