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

SU fills Senate, Treasury vacancies following multiple resignations

Student Union appointed members to fill 15 seats in its legislative branch, 14 of which were left vacant by resignations.

Curran Neenan | Contributing Reporter

SU, Wrighton encourage hurricane relief efforts

Student Union announced an initiative called “Support the Cause,” which will sell t-shirts this week to fund support for those affected by hurricane Florence.

Earlier in the week, Chancellor Mark Wrighton sent an email to the Washington University community expressing concern.

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SU outlines goals for upcoming year at state of union address

Student Union president junior Grace Egbo announced SU’s new goals of expanding administrative and student interactions, increasing diverse representation and encouraging greater election participation Tuesday.

Emma Baker | News Editor

SU provides materials for Title Mine rally

Student Union is providing materials for poster-making for the Title Mine rally, SU announced in a social media post Sunday afternoon.

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Treasury chooses Trending Topics Speakers

Student Union has selected five guest speakers for its 2018-2019 Trending Topics series after narrowing down a list of 21 candidates Sunday.

Aiden Blinn | News Editor

Staff editorial: Trending Topics lineup still impressive despite budget cuts

The past two years have proven that by working with student groups, Trending Topics can bring a breadth of solid, diverse and interesting speakers to campus; and if it continues along this trajectory, the series will become a vital institution at Wash. U.

Actress and political activist Diane Guerrero addresses immigration reform

Colombian actress and political activist, Diane Guerrero—known for her roles as Maritza Ramos in “Orange is the New Black” and Lina on “Jane the Virgin”—spoke to students about immigration reform in Graham Chapel Tuesday evening.

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SU VP finance appointed after position unfilled in election

Sophomore Shelly Gupta was appointed as Student Union’s vice president of finance March 20, after the position went unfilled in the general election March 7.

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Senate, Treasury elect new leadership via internal process

Student Union appointed members to new leadership positions in Senate and Treasury through internal elections March 27.

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