National flu epidemic spreads to Wash. U.’s campus

Dr. Cheri LeBlanc, director of the Habif Health and Wellness Center, said she has seen a considerable increase in Wash. U. flu cases this year.

Meghan Sharma | Staff Reporter

WU’s Institute for Public Health joins gun violence intervention program

St. Louis Area Hospital-Based Violence Intervention Program is a joint effort by universities and hospitals to disrupt patterns of St. Louis gun violence.

Aiden Blinn | Staff Reporter

Burst pipe in College Hall causes flood

After a sprinkler pipe in College Hall froze and burst Jan. 16—causing a significant flood—College Hall will be closed off and under repair until at least Feb. 16.

Henry Roseman | Contributing Reporter

SU Budget Committee revises budget allocation process

Student Union’s Budget Committee revised elements of its Budget Allocation Manual to clarify and streamline the processes for student groups to receive funding for events.

Deborah Spencer | Contributing Reporter

SU Senate passes internal resolution to mandate interpersonal and social awareness trainings

Student Union Senate passed an internal resolution that would mandate interpersonal and social-awareness educational trainings for all current Senate and Treasury representatives Jan. 23.

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Latinx fraternity Alpha Psi Lambda to recruit first WU member class

Latinx fraternity Alpha Psi Lambda will be the first multicultural, co-ed fraternity to come to Washington University’s campus starting this semester.

Jessica Bigley | Contributing Reporter

New technology installed in WU parking garages

All Danforth and West campus parking garages began utilizing new gate-arm technology that requires radio frequency identification parking passes for entry Monday.

Rory Mather | Contributing Reporter

Political activist and speaker Angela Davis addresses sexual violence and abuse

Political activist, educator and author Angela Davis spoke to a full crowd about criminal justice reform as a part of Student Union’s Trending Topic’s Series in Graham Chapel Jan. 24.

Kalpana Gopalkrishnan | Contributing Reporter

Sigma Phi Epsilon to move into House 11 for fall 2018 semester

Sigma Phi Epsilon will return to House 11 on lower row in fall 2018 after two years as a recognized Washington University fraternity following its recolonization.

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Residential Life implements new housing application process that will open Jan. 29

Residential Life changed the housing application and room selection process from a lottery-based system to a time slot system for the upcoming 2018-2019 application, which opens Jan. 29.

Julia Arbanas | Staff Reporter