Students share thoughts on socioeconomic diversity at WU/FUSED forum

Washington University for Undergraduate Socio-Economic Diversity (WU/FUSED) hosted an open forum on Tuesday for students to share their stories and perspectives on socioeconomic diversity with administrators of Washington University.

| Staff Reporter

Journalist discusses intersection of secularism and Islam, misrepresentation in media

A TIME journalist spoke on campus about the misrepresentation of Muslims in the media as well as her friendship and time spent with a Muslim sheikh that became the inspiration and content for her book.

| Staff Reporter

OWN IT prepares for November summit with womanhood panel

OWN IT WashU, a newly formed student group that aims to encourage women to be their best selves, hosted a panel Monday night to discuss the challenges and celebrations of womanhood from different perspectives.

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Freshman course on diversity established

Identity Literacy: an Introduction to Cultural Competence in a Diverse World is a one-credit class focusing on diversity that will be offered through the College of Arts & Sciences for freshman starting next fall.

Deb Spencer | Staff Reporter

Students, adjunct faculty, community members rally for $15 minimum wage

All day on April 15, members of the St. Louis community protested for a $15 minimum wage, which culminated in a rally on the steps of Brookings and a march through the Delmar Loop.

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Student Life earns 22 Missouri collegiate newspaper awards

Student Life, the independent student newspaper of Washington University, won 22 awards in the 2015 Missouri Collegiate Media Association newspaper contest.

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Relay For Life raises over $150,000 for American Cancer Society

Students raised a total of $152,105.60 dollars at Relay for Life held from Saturday, April 11 to Sunday, April 12 on Francis Field.

| Staff Reporter

SMU VP of student affairs to serve as VC for students

Lori White has been announced as the new Vice Chancellor for Students, replacing Sharon Stahl on July 1. White is currently the vice president for student affairs at Southern Methodist University and has over 30 years of experience in university student services in total.

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New Loop trolley begins construction on Delmar Loop

After decades of negotiations and planning, a new trolley system is being constructed on the Delmar Loop, which will connect the Loop to Forest Park with a stop at the Missouri History Museum.

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Fight for $15 kicks off with panel, poetry

A student-run panel was held April 7 for “Fight for $15,” a movement focused on raising the minimum wage to $15.

Alex Siegman | Staff Reporter