Football 1914

By Miranda Rectenwald on November 26, 2014

Washington vs Saint Louis University One-hundred years ago on Francis Field Visible in the background are the (then) brand-new Francis Field Gates, installed the previous spring.   At this time, WU teams were known as the “Pikers.”   They would not be renamed the “Bears” u...

A Woman to be Celebrated: Edna Gellhorn

By Karisa Tavassoli, WU Class of 2016 on November 12, 2014

Edna Fischel Gellhorn (1878-1970) worked as an active member of the Women’s Central Committee on Food Conservation, Consumer’s Milk Commission, Smoke Elimination Committee, American Association of University Women, United Nations Association, the National Municipal League, St. Louis U...