Student Union announced results of its spring election Wednesday, with drops in both the number of candidates and voter turnout reflecting decreased student engagement with SU.
Junior Grace Egbo will serve as Student Union president for the 2018-2019 year.
Student Union revised election rules to raise candidate conduct and academic standards, while also working to remove ambiguity from the campaign rulebook.
SU Vice President of Finance and senior Iliana Ragnone supplemented Senate and Treasury’s suggested cuts of around $436,000 with her own cuts of about $208,000, balancing the budget at $3,328,918.20.
This afternoon, freshman Steven Kish announced his resignation from his role as Student Union election commissioner.
Student Union will deregister inactive student groups—a process which occurs every other year—Feb. 21.
Student Union and Leaders in Interpersonal Violence Education relaunched the It’s On Us program Feb. 13, with an emphasis on addressing the culture of sexual violence on the Washington University campus.
Russian-American author and journalist Masha Gessen spoke at Graham Chapel about her most recent book, “The Future is History: How Totalitarianism Reclaimed Russia,” as part of the Student Union Trending Topics lecture series Friday.
Student Union senators have successfully advocated to decrease the online Bear Bucks minimum deposit amount from $25 to $10
Student Union’s Budget Committee revised elements of its Budget Allocation Manual to clarify and streamline the processes for student groups to receive funding for events.