Monday, May 16, 2022

Sverdrup building construction update

Work crews will begin cutting electrical trenches in the concrete floors of the building on Wednesday, Jan. 17. The work is expected to be...

Alumni mentorship program grows

The Webster University Mentoring Program has doubled in size in its second year of existence, according to Webster Today, Webster University’s blog. The mentoring...

Webster mobile app released

During New Student Orientation, Webster University officially released their first version of the Webster mobile app, complete with 13 different sub-applications including access to...

UC parking closed off due to iFest

Several rows of parking spaces in the University Center (UC) lot were closed off Thurs., April 14. A public safety spokesperson said Thursday the spaces were closed off for iFest.

Akande named as Westminster College’s twenty first president

Walker School of Business and Technology Dean Benjamin Akande will be leaving Webster this summer for a new position as President of Westminster College.

Webster launches required course aiming to end sexual assault

Starting this semester, Webster University is requiring all undergraduate students to complete a two-part online sexual assault prevention class entitled Lasting Choices: Protecting Our Campus From Sexual Assault.

Conference aims to ‘demystify sustainability’

Webster University will host its fifth annual conference on sustainability in October, focus- ing on the theme “Demystifying Sustainability: The Impact of the Individual.” The...

Students want Webster to divest from fossil fuels

12 students created a petition to urge Webster to change its spending. A group of students, staff and faculty aim to get Webster University to...

Provost announces decrease in tuition discount rates

At Webster’s Spring Convocation, Provost Julian Schuster announced a decrease to the university’s dispersal of grants and discount rates. When discount rates are lowered, universities...

Webster hosts seasonal blood drive in Sunnen Lounge

Student and Faculty gathered in the Sunnen Lounge on Feb. 18 as the Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center set up their donation stations and gave everyone the opportunity to donate blood.

UPDATED: GoFundMe raises money for SGA president after carjacking

Wiley has since recovered the car, although it was damaged extensively. A suspect is in custody, who Wiley was able to positively identify in a police lineup.

Webster student studying in Belgium safe after terrorist attacks in capital

One Webster University student studying in Belgium at the Université libre de Bruxelles has been accounted for and is safe, a Webster University press release said today.

SGA, students to give Webster a gift for anniversary

Webster University Student Government Association and Student Ambassadors look to students to raise $13,000 for a Gorlok statue on campus.

Students will not vote on possible smoking ban this semester

A proposal for a vote to ban smoking on Webster University’s home campus has not been approved for Student Government Association’s spring ballot.

Activist Bree Newsome speaks at MLK Day dinner

Bree Newsome, an activist best known for removing the Confederate flag from the grounds of the North Carolina statehouse, spoke at Webster’s Dr. Martin Luther King commemoration day Jan. 30.

Several Webster schools lock down after reported gunfire

Several Webster Groves schools went on lock down early today after gunfire was reported from less than three minutes away from campus.