Israeli CEO, philanthropist speaks to students at Hillel

Israeli entrepreneur and philanthropist Sivan Ya’ari, founder and CEO of Innovation: Africa, spoke to students about the missions and actions of her organization, which brings Israeli technologies, food and seeds to African countries with the goal of ending cyclical poverty, at Hillel Tuesday.

Kayla Steinberg | Contributing Reporter

Students, faculty hold demonstration ahead of ‘Original Diversity’ talk

Washington University community members gathered in Tisch Commons to hold a demonstration ahead of a talk on marriage and the importance of procreation by Reverend Jonathan Fisk, and sponsored by the Lutheran Student Fellowship, Monday evening.

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Student Union Senate speaker resigns after two semesters

Junior Ben Hauser, Student Union Senate’s Speaker for the past two semesters, resigned following this weekend’s general budget proceedings.

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SU launches investigation into reported anti-Semitic, sexually inappropriate comments

After learning of possible anti-Semitic and sexually inappropriate comments made by members of Student Union, SU President and senior Kenneth Sng filed a report to the Office of Campus Life and the Constitutional Council Monday.

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Community rallies to rebuild cemetery

Members of Chabad at WashU and WashU Hillel have started by raising money and organizing trips to volunteer at Chesed Shel Emeth cemetery. In addition, many Washington University students joined students from Saint Louis University, University of Missouri-St. Louis and University of Missouri-Columbia to attend a clean up event hosted by Governor Eric Greitens yesterday at the cemetery.

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BREAKING: SU president files report of sexually inappropriate, anti-Semitic comments from senators, class council reps

After learning of antisemitic and sexually inappropriate comments made by members of Student Union, SU President and senior Kenneth Sng filed a report earlier today.

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Holocaust survivor discusses American politics, experience in concentration camp

Anne Frank’s stepsister spoke about her time in hiding during the Holocaust, her year in Auschwitz and the current state of politics in America in College Hall Thursday.

Danielle Drake-Flam | Staff Reporter

‘Vagina Monologues’ celebrates female body, reproductive health

“The Vagina Monologues,” held in Holmes Lounge, exposed audiences to a range of different topics surrounding the vagina—from stories of sexual pleasure and masturbation to heart-wrenching stories of abuse and violence.

Olivia Szymanski | Staff Reporter

Three members of Junior Class Council resign

Three members of Student Union’s Junior Class Council resigned Thursday night, citing other responsibilities which they said led to an inability to fulfill their roles effectively.

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2017-2018 general budget passed by Senate and Treasury

Student Union allocated almost $3.5 million Sunday night, funding two WILDs, nixing a Social Programming Board’s proposed welcome week concert and doubling the Trending Topics budget following daylong Saturday and Sunday joint sessions of Treasury and Senate.

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