ZBT shuttles students to airport, raises money for Las Vegas shooting victims

Washington University’s Zeta Beta Tau fraternity chapter drove students to and from the airport over fall break in an effort to raise money for a family whose father died in the recent Las Vegas shooting.

Kayla Steinberg | Contributing Reporter

NCAA decides not to levy sanctions against Thorp’s former employer UNC Chapel Hill

The NCAA ruled last week not to levy sanctions against the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill for academic misconduct that occurred during current Washington University Provost Holden Thorp’s tenure as chancellor of UNC.

Emma Baker | Contributing Reporter

School of Medicine doctor awarded Louisa Gross Horwitz Prize

Dr. Jeffrey Gordon, professor and director of the Medical School’s Edison Family Center for Genome Sciences and Systems Biology, was recently awarded the Louisa Gross Horwitz Prize for his work in microbiology.

Henry Roseman | Contributing Reporter

Wash. U. to help fund greenway connecting Forest Park to Gateway Arch

Great Rivers Greenway, an organization dedicated to constructing greenways—scenic outdoor spaces connecting areas of the city—is hosting a design competition to help create “Chouteau Greenway,” an area that will connect Forest Park to the St. Louis Gateway Arch.

Elena Quinones | Contributing Reporter

Campus construction remains on schedule

Construction on the east end expansion, Olin Library and Bryan Hall are all on schedule.

Jessica Bigley | Contributing Reporter

Wash. U. tuition and funding explained

There are several factors that determine the cost of tuition, including the budgets and expenses of the four undergraduate schools as well as consideration for affordability. The tuition then covers a variety of expenses, the largest being faculty compensation.

Kathleen White | Contributing Reporter

Wash. U. to waive application fees for low-income families

Washington University will waive the $75 application fee for undergraduate applicants whose family income is under $75,000 and will allow all applicants to self-report their standardized test scores in accordance with policies implemented by the University this fall.

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SU election rules committee proposes removing incumbent tags on ballots for upcoming election

A resolution to remove incumbent tags on all Student Union election ballots was proposed at the Student Union Senate and Treasury meetings.

Zachary Berman | Contributing Reporter

Students walk out of WILD, host on-campus alternative

After hip-hop artist Lizzo’s opening set closed at fall WILD Friday night, a group of Washington University students participated in a walkout demonstration to protest comedic rapper Lil Dicky’s headlining performance.

Emma Baker | Contributing Reporter

CDI hosts event to discuss white supremacy on college campuses

The Center for Diversity and Inclusion hosted a meeting, timed with racial conflicts occurring in St. Louis and across the country, to discuss white supremacy on campus open to Washington University students, faculty and staff Oct. 5.

Aiden Blinn | Contributing Reporter