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Staff editorial: Fixing Title IX will require more than empathy from administration

Sure, op-eds published in Student Life last spring revealed massive flaws in the school’s Title IX procedure—and the announcement of three federal Title IX investigations into the school over the summer added insult to injury—but the University was working on it. Things were supposed to be getting fixed.

Staff editorial: Trending Topics lineup still impressive despite budget cuts

The past two years have proven that by working with student groups, Trending Topics can bring a breadth of solid, diverse and interesting speakers to campus; and if it continues along this trajectory, the series will become a vital institution at Wash. U.

Staff editorial: Class recommendations

It’s that time of year again! The sun is finally shining, the birds are chirping and emails from Dean Jen Smith are hitting your inbox with reminders about registration.

Staff editorial: AEPi must learn from the mistakes of others

Washington University’s investigation of fraternity Alpha Epsilon Pi, which was put on temporary suspension March 30 for violations of policies related to alcohol, has culminated in the fraternity being placed on a yearlong social probation and the members being required to take University-run training modules in the subjects of bystander intervention and alcohol awareness.

Staff Editorial: Young the Giant offers a fresh start

Young the Giant has been announced as Social Programming Board’s artist for WILD—and look, we can’t complain.

Staff editorial: Student Health Services needs more than just a new director

As Student Health Services inches ever closer to hiring a new director, it will host an open listening session in the DUC. A new director, however, should be more than just a new face in charge of Student Health Services.

Staff Editorial: Mind your Ps and Qs

In the never-ending flood of college application essays, Washington University has long stood out as the lone soldier asking only for the generalized Common Application question.

Staff ed: Transparency committee offers spark of hope

Representatives from Fossil Free WashU and WU/FUSED met with Wrighton to discuss the formation of a “transparency committee,” to open the doors to a conversation between the administration and those arguing for divestment from fossil fuels.

Staff ed: House 5 offers look into the future

Washington University announced Tuesday morning that the former Phi Delta Theta fraternity house will be designated as a communal living space for black students for the 2018-2019 school year.

Staff ed: How to make St. Louis more like your ideal vacation spot

The Student Life Editorial Board is here with some tips to help make St. Louis feel a little bit more like a picturesque spring break vacation locale.