Saturday, February 27, 2021

Sodexo employees earn higher wages after complaints, protest

“With what these guys make, they can’t afford to live,” Service Employees International Union representative Mike Murphy said.  Multiple Sodexo janitors who work at Webster confirmed...

Human Rights Conference inspires students to volunteer

Two Webster students, Neha Purswaney and Addi Rios began volunteering for Welcome Neighbor STL after professor Lindsey Kingston introduced them to the organization. For two...

Domestic violence survivors find healing through art workshop

“A lot of survivors have been told they're stupid, worthless and have nothing important to say,” Women's Wisdom Initiative founder Caroline Lovell said. “I...

Webster remembers Andrew Goldbranson

Friends of Conservatory student Andrew Goldbranson reflect on his life three months after his death. Sophomore Meghan Storts said she can still feel the warmth...

Board of Trustees appoints Stroble chancellor, Schuster president

Chancellor Elizabeth Stroble said the changes in administration adhere to the 2015 "Strategic Plan," "Global Impact for the Next Century." On Thursday, Sept. 19, Board...

University freezes tuition for 2020-21 academic year

Webster announced a tuition freeze on Sept. 24 for both new and returning undergraduate students for the 2020-21 academic year. The freeze will ensure...

Hawley advises closure of Confucius Institute

Sen. Josh Hawley (R-Mo.) wrote a letter to Webster this summer cautioning the school against continuing relations with the Confucius Institute. This summer, Missouri Senator...

University cancels Webster Works Worldwide

Administration said Webster Works Worldwide needs improvement after 24 years of service projects. Webster University administration sent a letter to Webster faculty and staff over...

Students begin recruitment for conservative political club

Webster students applying to form the Webster University Conservatives club hope to bring speakers like Dana Loesch and Ben Shapiro to campus. Sophomore Mikey Thomas...

Webster rises six places in national college ranking

U.S. News & World Report ranked Webster based on on fifteen indicators including student outcomes, expert opinions and faculty resources. By Vanessa Jones U.S. News &World...

Webster implements Preferred Name Policy

Transgender student Kaden Grossman said he once feared teachers outing him during roll call. Now he can control which name appears on the roster. Kaden...

University implements changes after game design allegations

The university now seeks new game design faculty after 13 students and former faculty released statements alleging a former professor of professional misconduct.  Senior Nicholas...

UPDATED: President Stroble addresses alleged sexual and professional misconduct from professor

Stroble announced an online portal for students and faculty to voice Title IX concerns. Updated at 7:20 p.m., May 17  Current and former students, faculty and...

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...

SGA president resigns

Valdimir Radojkovic cited "disrespect" from the dean of students.  Vladimir Radojkovic resigned from his position as Student Government Association (SGA) President last week with one...

Student starts drug and alcohol support group

Sophomore Eby Strauss-Barrett started an on-campus recovery group for students struggling with drug and alcohol addiction.  After four years of sobriety, Strauss-Barrett said the lack...