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Savoring Diversity: The Fattened Caf. and the Fusion of Filipino Cuisine on WashU’s Campus

The Fattened Caf. is one of four minority or woman-owned restaurants new to campus this year as an effort by University Dining Services to bring the St. Louis restaurant community to WashU.

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WURaas Dance Team Now Ranked 13th in the Nation

For the first time in over ten years of competition, the Washington University Raas dance team brought home numerous trophies from bid competitions in the collegiate competitive circuit. Their success in these competitions moved them up to be ranked thirteenth in the country –– three spots away from an opportunity to compete at Raas All-Stars.

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Not only Olin: StEP offers students real-world entrepreneurial experience 

At Washington University, students are able to wholly operate their own businesses on campus.

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Code or Bust: HackWashU is back

HackWashU will be the first of many competitions hosted in the 2023 season of Major League Hacking, a series of hackathons held across the country. 

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Faces to Know: Meet WashU’s Dining Service Workers

Washington University dining workers are the driving factors behind keeping the WashU community fed — and almost more importantly, caffeinated. Here are a handful of faces that you’ll see around campus: 

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Checkmate: Chess Club exceeds expectations at tournament

“WashU really outperformed expectations,” Andrew Shiman, club president and B-Team first board, said. “A-Team was 16th, and the field had a lot of Grandmasters and International Masters, so we did a lot better than our rating suggested.”

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Izagani Omega Pi: WU’s first ‘fratority’ promotes student bonding

Freshman Izagani Aquino created Izagani Omega Pi, the University’s first “fratority,” to help freshmen find community during this transitional period of their lives.

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Former Beta Theta Pi house converted to transfer student housing as some remaining Beta members relocate to Alpha Delta Phi house

After membership numbers for Beta Theta Pi dropped last year, WU opted to use their fraternity house as a home for transfer students, while some Beta members moved in to the Alpha Delta Phi house.

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Corner 17 owner graduates with Olin business degree

Xin Wei, the owner of Corner 17, W Karaoke Lounge and Lulu’s Local Eatery, recently completed his Master of Business Administration degree at the Olin Business School.  Wei is a restaurateur who has been involved in the industry since 2007, when his family opened their first restaurant. In 2013, Wei’s family opened Corner 17, a […]

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