Elena Quinones

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Student Union Senate establishes Black Caucus

Student Union Senate will establish a Black Caucus to advocate for black students and other underrepresented minorities, senators announced Tuesday.

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WU prepares to comment on proposed Title IX changes

The Title IX investigation process is slated to change in accordance with a proposal from U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos. Washington University plans to submit a comment to the Department of Education alongside the other institutions in the Association of American Universities detailing its objections to the proposal.

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Breaking down barriers: The state of accessibility on the Danforth Campus

Many people with physical disabilities, especially those using wheelchairs or other mobility devices, cannot enter campus buildings without accessible entrances, the majority of which are residence halls.

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Pride Alliance hosts Trans Awareness Week

Pride Alliance celebrates Transgender Awareness Week with events on campus this week, Nov. 12 through Nov. 16.

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Ashoka puts on 29th Diwali show in Edison Theatre

Over the weekend, Ashoka staged its 29th annual show for Diwali, the festival of lights in South Asian tradition. More than 200 Washington University students came together to perform and produce this year’s Diwali: “Unbreakable Kaira Shree.”

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St. Louis International Film Festival opens today, runs through Nov. 11

The 27th annual St. Louis International Film Festival (SLIFF) opens today, Nov. 1, and runs through Nov. 11. The festival shows film exclusives from around the world at venues around the St. Louis area, including Washington University and the Tivoli Theatre.

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ALAS spotlights student talent at El Mercado

Association of Latin American Students (ALAS) hosted its biggest annual philanthropic event, El Mercado, this past Saturday at the Clocktower. Each year ALAS chooses a different benefactor that support the Latin American community and donates the proceeds of El Mercado towards that cause.

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A cappella groups as told by their setlists: After Dark

Washington University co-ed a cappella group After Dark hosted its annual Halloween concert in Holmes Lounge Saturday. After Dark highlighted its signature edgy and unique sound with its song choices.

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Fall break concert roundup

Staying in St. Louis for fall break? Check out these concerts happening in the area.

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This week’s concert roundup

Check out these St. Louis-area concerts before you go home for fall break (if you have time during midterm season).

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