Pride Alliance hosts Trans Awareness Week

Pride Alliance celebrates Transgender Awareness Week with events on campus this week, Nov. 12 through Nov. 16.

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Religious groups, CDI host ceremony responding to Pittsburgh shooting

Students, faculty and administrators gathered outside of Francis Olympic Stadium to show support for the victims of Saturday’s shooting at the Tree of Life Synagogue in Pittsburgh, Wednesday, Oct. 30.

Ted Moskal | Contributing Reporter

Asians and Pacific Islanders Demanding Justice hosts ‘Occupy Umrath’ event responding to GroupMe controversy

Asian and Pacific Islanders Demanding Justice (APIDJ) hosted the event to address racially insensitive messages sent in the Umrath first floor GroupMe Sept. 30. It was designed to create a safe space for Asian and Pacific Islanders and other students to discuss the incident and to share their experiences as minority students on campus.

Ted Moskal | Contributing Reporter

Staff editorial: The conversation doesn’t stop with apologies

Offensive ideas are not new to campus. Communities of color deal with problematic comments and behaviors constantly. Why does it take one of those comments going viral on campus to get a response?

Campus leaders reflect on anniversary of Stockley verdict

Jason Stockley was acquitted fpr the killing of Anthony Lamar Smith one year ago Sept. 15., a decision sparked protests throughout the city in the following days. In the year since the verdict, Washington University has taken several steps to support students, staff and faculty and to promote diversity and inclusion.

Noah Slaughter | 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

Posters in promotion of white supremacist group found in Village

Posters promoting “Identity Evropa”—a white supremacist group that attempts to spread its message primarily on college campuses—were found in and around the Village last Monday.

Kathleen White | Contributing Reporter

Center for Diversity and Inclusion adds new assistant dean role

The Center for Diversity and Inclusion, now in its third year on Washington University’s campus, has created a new assistant dean for inclusion and engagement position and has hired Dr. Christi Smith to fill the post.

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Members of class of 2021 pen letter to Charlottesville, UVA 

In an effort to show solidarity with the Charlottesville and University of Virginia communities, members of the Washington University class of 2021 penned a letter showing their support for those effected.

Dorian Debose | Contributing Reporter

CDI makes permanent move to DUC

Renovations were completed in the Danforth University Center this summer to accommodate the relocation of the Center for Diversity and Inclusion to the third floor.

Kathleen White | Contributing Reporter