Astrophysics graduate student Ben Groebe was arrested during a protest against the Republican tax bill on Capitol Hill Tuesday.
Bon Appetit workers approved their first union contract with United Food and Commercial Workers Local 655 Nov. 22.
Junior Brian Adler and sophomore Alia Nahra were elected speakers of Senate and Treasury, respectively, in an internal Student Union election held Tuesday. They will preside in office until next semester’s elections in March.
Student Union Senate passed the Sports Club Board initiative in a unanimous vote Tuesday, Oct. 31 but is still pending approval by SU Treasury and Executive Council.
Dining Services is currently working on developing a new plan to get food trucks back on campus, as early as the end of the fall 2017 semester.
Bear Beginnings, Washington University’s orientation for first-year students, will be extended from its current four-day model to a nine-day session for fall 2019.
Shayel Mohanty Patnaik was found dead in the East End construction site on Sept. 22. Patnaik, a senior majoring in history at the College of Arts & Sciences, was 21 at the time of his death.
In the wake of major controversy over fall’s WILD headliner, Lil Dicky, the Social Programming Board has dealt with a number of external conflicts. Next month, three new executive members are ready to pick up the gauntlet.
The Washington University chapter of Phi Delta Theta fraternity has been temporarily suspended and is currently under investigation by the Washington University Police Department as of Sept. 14.
Charles F. Knight, a benefactor of the Olin Business School and a large part of the Olin community, died from Alzheimer’s disease at age 81 Tuesday.