New features of the Women’s Building’s bottom floor will include a more open space for the First Year Center and Office of the University Registrar, a gender-inclusive bathroom, a nursing room and better ramp access.
At 12:28 p.m. on Monday, hundreds of students, faculty and staff fell silent, observing a moment of silence as, 10 miles north of campus, Michael Brown’s funeral drew to a close.
Missing Peggy Smith emails? Don’t worry, she’s still around—and hopefully the emails will be back soon.
Students attempting to walk into one of the Lofts buildings on Wednesday night were greeted instead with a roped-off lobby and around two inches of water on the floor.
Barring further complications, students will be able to rent DVDs from a new kiosk in Bear’s Den, which is expected to open early this week.
Dough to Door, the local cookie bakery well-known to the Washington University community, has moved a half mile east from Melville Avenue to Delmar Boulevard, located near Pi Pizza and the Delmar MetroLink station.
Freshman orientation saw the addition of a new production intended to educate students on issues of diversity and inclusion, the latest in a series of such initiatives on campus.
The full-service Starbucks in Bauer Hall will open on Monday, Aug. 25 along with the new Bauer Hall Cafe. The Starbucks will accept gift cards and Bear Bucks, but not meal points.
Op-eds, open forums, class discussions and direct participation in rallies and protests are only a few of the ways that Washington University community members are responding to the recent events in Ferguson, Mo.
The Center for Diversity and Inclusion, housed on the second floor of Olin Library, is open for students, though the grand opening is not until Sept. 23.