Thursday, February 25, 2021

Webster alumna turns passion into a career

Although Balloni has doubts about her change in career, she ultimately thinks it was worth it.

‘They call me the little Indian princess’: Immigrants’ children face identity crisis

Children of immigrants learn to incorporate the cultural identities of both their country of origin and the new homes of their families.

US bans former Webster student Francis Ladege

Ladege lived in the US for 25 years before being deported.

Immigration laws dictate fate of refugees

"There's simply no line for them to wait in," Stephen Legomsky said of the process to asylum. Immigrants at the border seek refugee status among legal challenges.

Immigrants face hardships at US-Mexico border wall

Isabella said she fears leaving her house and being caught by Border Patrol.

I saw the difference at the US-Mexico border

News editor Hanna Holthaus reflects on her experiences with immigration at the US-Mexico border and in St. Louis.

Volunteers impact Texas immigration nonprofit ARISE

The volunteers gave presentations on health and immigration.

Electronic tattoos eliminate invasive procedures

Electronic tattoos take the hard material of computers and make them softer to comfortably sit on the skin. They can help with various medical problems.

Opinions on tattoos differ by religion

Though religions take various stances on tattoos, Webster students sometimes do not take their beliefs into account.

Ex-convict finds new opportunity in tattooing

LT Woods thought he would never tattoo after his teenage years. Then it ended up saving his life.

Higher education welcomes tattoos in the workplace

Webster's professors weigh in on how surprised they were that their tattoos were welcomed at the university.

Tattoo recognition technology threatens citizens’ right to privacy

Whether it be for political, religious or criminal reasons, NIST can overlook prisoner's tattoos without their permission.

Tattoos mimic therapeutic benefits

Psychologist claims tattoos help patients similar to cognitive behavioral therapy.

Behind the Ink: Becoming the artist

What does it take to be a tattoo artist? Three local artist weigh in on their day to day process.

Gorlok athletes weigh in on tattoo and sweat prevention theory

Studies have shown a connection between tattoos and sweat prevention. Gorlok athletes share their thoughts on the study.

Editorial: A mass shooting 4.6 miles away impacts us all

No matter how far away, a mass shooting can impact everyone. And, as reporters, it is our job to share the truth from all sides of the story, no matter how painful or difficult.