Zach Kram | 80 articles

29 ways for Royals fans to enjoy this World Series

We were so close to an I-70 showdown. With the Kansas City Royals making the World Series in their first playoff appearance in 1985, all the Cardinals had to do was win the National League pennant for the third time in four years to show the Show Me State to the sports world.

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New admins aim to stay the course for Wash. U. athletics

New athletic director Josh Whitman hasn’t even been on the job for three months, and he’s already the longest-tenured member of the Department of Athletics’ administrative team.

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Football surrenders 50 points in blowout loss on the road

After starting last season 1-2, Washington University’s football team defeated Centre College to spark a seven-game winning streak and make the playoffs for just the second time in school history. But the 2014 Bears squandered a chance at a repeat on Saturday in a dispiriting 50-20 loss at Centre.

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Lofts flooding source revealed to be roof, courtyard drainage issues

On the evening of Wednesday, Aug. 27, a large storm caused flooding in the lobby of the 6300 Enright Ave. building, one of four parts of the Lofts of Washington University, as the result of a problematic drain.

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Flooding in Lofts building raises concerns over quick construction

Students attempting to walk into one of the Lofts buildings on Wednesday night were greeted instead with a roped-off lobby and around two inches of water on the floor.

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Volleyball aims to reclaim national dominance, title

The team’s No. 11 ranking is its lowest ever in a preseason poll, but most of last year’s key players return and give the Bears hope for another run to a championship.

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‘Our Names, Our Stories’ sparks new dialogues on campus diversity

Freshman orientation saw the addition of a new production intended to educate students on issues of diversity and inclusion, the latest in a series of such initiatives on campus.

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Is this really studlife.com? Welcome to the new website

The year 2009 seems like a lifetime ago. Barack Obama was sworn in as president, Tiger Woods was still married and a number of current Washington University students were still in middle school. That year also saw the last major update to Student Life’s website. In the intervening five years, the news world has changed […]

Seven students arrested at Students Against Peabody protest

Seven Students Against Peabody protesters have been released after being arrested at the group’s final planned protest Friday morning. The students were arrested and charged with trespassing and disturbing the peace after attempting to cross a police line blocking entrance to the Knight Center.

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Track & field completes final tune-up before UAA Championships

A well-rounded team effort helped both the men’s and women’s sides of Washington University’s track-and-field team to second-place finishes in Friday’s Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology Twilight Meet. Wash. U.’s men scored 136 points, edging out Greenville College (127) for second place behind Rose-Hulman (159). The women (162.

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