Student Union Senate establishes Black Caucus

Student Union Senate will establish a Black Caucus to advocate for black students and other underrepresented minorities, senators announced Tuesday.

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SPB announces goals and action items to increase diversity outreach

Social Programming Board President sophomore Adin Ehrlich announced the group’s new goals and action items to increase diversity outreach in an email sent to the student body Nov. 15.

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WashU Votes and SU host Party at the Polls

WashU Votes, an arm of the Washington University Gephardt Institute, teamed up with Student Union to host a Party at the Polls event during the national midterm elections Nov. 6.

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Turnout down in SU Senate, Treasury, ArtSci elections

The election filled all open Senate seats, 10 of the 11 open Treasury seats and one ArtSci Council seat, leaving five spots open on the council.

Noah Slaughter | Contributing Reporter

SU hosts second Game Day tailgate of season for Green Dot game

Student Union hosted the second Game Day event of the year in preparation for the Washington University’s football team’s home game against Illinois Wesleyan University Oct. 20. SU partnered with WUSTL Athletics, Green Dot, Student Affairs, the Olin Business School and United Provisions for the programming.

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After Con Council ruling, Egbo passes executive order creating task forces

Student Union President senior Grace Egbo passed an executive order to formally create SU task forces Oct. 16, four days after the Constitutional Council deemed them unconstitutional.

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SU passes bill to livestream meetings

All future Student Union Senate meetings will now be livestreamed, following the passage of a bill Tuesday, Oct. 9.

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SU to host second tailgate of the year

The tailgate will begin at 4:30 p.m. and end with kickoff at p.m. Given a larger-than-expected turnout at the last tailgate on Sept. 1, Student Union has decided to move the event from outside the Danforth University Center to a new, to be determined location with larger capacity.

Ted Moskal | Contributing Reporter

A roundtable conversation with SPB’s newly-elected executive board

The Social Programming Board (SPB), a student-led organization that holds events like weekly Happy Hours, comedy shows and both the fall and spring WILD concerts, elected a new executive board to serve the student body from Oct. 2018 through Oct. 2019.

Aiden Blinn | News Editor

Newly appointed First-Year Class Council to focus on community engagement

Running on the candidate statement, “I am chubby. I am bubbly. I am happy,” Matthew Kim was elected president of Student Union’s First-Year Class Council Sept. 18, with 29 percent of the vote.

Jaden Satenstein | Contributing Reporter