SU allocates $245K for Trending Topics speakers

Student Union’s Treasury allocated $245,000 to bring in seven speakers for next year’s Trending Topics, its speaker series, in a special session Saturday.

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Administration seeks $300k from SU for new office space

Washington University is currently seeking $300,000 in funding from Student Union for new furniture and other aesthetic features in SU’s office space—set to be consolidated from a two-story to a one-story space in the Danforth University Center.

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51st SU Exec looks to improve accessibility, communication

The 51st Student Union executive board outlined their goals for the upcoming year—organizing them according to the guiding principles of empowerment, outreach and accessibility—in an all-school email sent out Monday.

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Senate, Treasury select new leadership

Student Union Senate and Treasury selected internal leaders Tuesday following the inauguration of SU’s 51st executive board.

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Student Union election breaks turnout record

Despite only two of five Student Union executive positions being contested, a record-breaking 47 percent of students voted in Tuesday’s elections, breaking the previous record of 41.1 percent from spring 2012.

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Mandoli, Ragnone win Student Union elections

Students voted to elect junior Iliana Ragnone as Student Union’s vice president of finance and sophomore Tess Mandoli as SU’s vice president of administration in Tuesday’s election, which saw a record-breaking turn out.

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SU proposes constitutional amendments compensating executives, incorporating LIVE

On the Student Union election ballot this Tuesday, students will vote on making Leaders in Interpersonal Violence an SU entity and providing financial compensation to Student Union executives.

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Candidates file for SU elections

Despite a recent internal SU investigation, all Student Union offices have candidates in the running, save a few class council seats.

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SU confirms chief of staff, speaker of the Senate

While Student Union elections are next Tuesday, Senate confirmed a new chief of staff, sophomore Sydney Robinson, and a new speaker of the Senate, sophomore Varun Lahoti, tonight.

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Con Council completes SU investigation, does not go forward with recall process

After investigating potentially anti-Semitic and sexually inappropriate comments made by Student Union officers, Constitutional Council decided not to go forward with the recall process by a vote of 4-1.

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