Washington University’s campus in St. Louis is tops. That’s according to Niche, a Pittsburgh-based company that publishes rankings and data on schools and neighborhoods. The website unveiled its list of 2018 Best College Campuses in America, which ranked schools based on classroom resources, performance venues, housing, food, safety (both campus and local crime rate), and recreational facilities
Wash. U. earned an A+ overall, earning high marks in such categories as academics, campus food (quality and price of meal plans), dorms, student life, and party scene. Niche also pulled data from student surveys.
And what other Missouri schools made the cut? The University of Missouri in Columbia came in at No. 88 on the best campus list. Saint Louis University ranked No. 549.
Washington University also scored high on Niche’s 2018 Best Colleges in America list, coming in at No. 14. And it ranks in the top 10 for lists dedicated to the best student life, dorms, college food, and colleges for business.
Are you at home or on vacation? A truly special home in Sugar Creek Valley that has been completely rehabbed and enhanced. It sits high on the ridge, deep in the woods with stunning views of the valley around. This home can appeal to everyone from families to empty-nesters. The hallmark of this home are the windows that create dramatic portraits of nature. The expansive living room features wood burning fireplace, wet bar, and vaulted ceiling and is ideal for entertaining. The family room is s perfect place to admire the secluded forest.
The main floor master is private and serene with a walk-in closet and updated bathroom featuring skylights. The eat-in kitchen will delight you with granite counters, center island, breakfast room and walk out to the patio. Main floor laundry and mudroom adjacent to kitchen. The lower level features 3 bedrooms with expanses of windows, a recreation room, study and a large storage room. There’s even a zip line for family fun! Kirkwood Schools.
I am thrilled to be sponsoring Opera Tastings again this year on Sunday, March 18th at 7 p.m.! You will get the perfect introduction to opera with this unique culinary concert experience! Delight all of your senses as music from across the history of opera is paired with delicious food and drink crafted! Enjoy one of St. Louis’s most popular new restaurants, Turn, which provides locally-sourced American favorites. We are currently at 65% sold so make sure to get your tickets soon! Buy now
Featuring Mary-Hollis Hundley, soprano, Melody Wilson, mezzo-soprano, Joshua Blue, Tenor, and Robert Mellon, baritone.
1. Central West End Home & Garden Tour
Last year’s tour celebrated the 125th anniversary of Fullerton’s Westminster Place, made all the more special by the chance to see inside the childhood home of poet T.S. Eliot. thecwe.org.
Third Degree Glass Factory – 5200 Delmar Blvd., ST. LOUIS, MO
Artscope presents Wall Ball 2018, a live art extravaganza highlighting top St. Louis artists! One of St. Louis’ most unique arts events, Wall Ball guests witness artwork created live while enjoying a dazzling party. Guests interact with the artists-at-work, and bid on the chance to take home their favorite artwork.
Wall Ball proceeds benefit Artscope, a non-profit arts organization in Tower Grove Park, whose mission is to “create the community leaders and entrepreneurs of the future through a focus on creativity, diversity, ecology, cooperation and play.”