Monday, May 16, 2022

Career Closet Pop-Up Event

Webster University is holding a Career Closet Pop-Up Event, hosted by Webster employees Trezette Dixon, Anne Geraghty-Rathert, John Holste, Joy Leopold and John Link. The...

UPDATED: Tax forms reveal president receives highest total percentage pay increase in 5 years

Webster University's 990 tax forms reported a combined $112,000 increase in bonuses for President Stroble and Provost Schuster.

UPDATE: Black Lives Matter event canceled due to threats

A planned lecture at Webster University by major activists in the Black Lives Matter movement was cancelled due to threats made against the speakers, movement co-founder Alicia Garza said.

Advertising class wins first gold award for ‘Not a Date’ campaign

Webster advertising students create an award winning campaign despite challenges due to the pandemic. Webster University’s ADVT 4910 Campaigns class received two top awards in...

Student’s email, Facebook ‘hacked’ in Library

After using a library computer, Webster Conservatory of Theatre Arts student Jade Collins did what many students do in a rush before class. She...

Webster community reflects on Peter Sargent’s impact

“Peter left a legacy, a precious gift we must preserve, nurture and grow,” President Julian Schuster said. “He defined art at Webster: flamboyant yet...

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...

Author, actress Perri Gaffney performs excerpt from one-person play

“So many people tell me, ‘This was my grandmother,’ ‘This was my godmother,’ ‘Was this the story of my…’” Gaffney said, before trailing off. Actress...

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...

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%...

College students susceptible to hate group recruitment

A lack of confidence and a need of support from a community can contribute to college students finding a place in hate groups, according to professor of psychology Linda Woolf.

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...

Webster announces new safety measures to slow COVID-19 spread

Students returning to campus for the fall semester are expected to follow safety measures outlined in an email sent to students on July 31. President...

Woody-Cooper appointed to American Psychological Association

Jameca Woody-Cooper has not only taught, but inspired students. Now, she is a member of the America Psychological Association.  In December 2020, Jameca Woody-Cooper, an...

Racist images found in old Webster yearbooks

Former students covered their faces in shoe polish to create a mocking stereotype. Students of Loretto and Webster College wore blackface in pictures dating from...

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...