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Female in the running for Mr. Wash. U. contest

This year’s Mr. Wash. U. could be female. Idil Ali, a senior majoring in environmental studies and Women, Gender and Sexuality Studies, is one of 23 semifinalists vying for one of the 16 finalist spots in voting that concludes this week.

| Scene Reporter

National coalition on socioeconomic diversity finally becomes a reality

A national initiative spearheaded by Washington University and focused on increasing undergraduate socioeconomic diversity was formally founded on Wednesday. Last Wednesday, Saint Louis University (SLU) passed legislation forming its own chapter, SLU/FUSED. In doing so, SLU joins co-founders Washington University and Duke University.

| News Editor

Students decry film licensing fees

A new push by Washington University to enforce its policy of requiring student groups to pay licensing fees for copyrighted films shown on campus is causing headaches and grumblings among many smaller student groups.

| Staff Reporter

Senators aim for higher profile through new Outreach Week

They have been working in the name of the student body since they were elected, but this week Student Union senators are returning to their base. Amy Heard, Chase Sackett and Greg Schweizer, all Student Union (SU) senators from Arts & Sciences, have established Senate Outreach Week—an initiative intended to have senators connect to the […]

| Senior News Editor

SU lobbies for expansion of gender-neutral housing

Student Union Senate passed a resolution Wednesday recommending that the Office of Residential Life expand its gender-neutral housing program. The proposal seeks to make gender-neutral housing, currently offered by the Office of Residential Life (ResLife) under a limited pilot program, an available option for all upperclass housing on the North Side and for all off-campus, […]

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