international students

The making of a documentary capturing the international student pandemic experience

As an international student living on campus during the early months of the pandemic, I felt very isolated. Creating “Millions Like Us” pulled me away from the “self-quarantine” confines of my own dorm and connected me with other Chinese international students who shared the journey with me.

| Contributing Writer

WU to adopt need-blind policy starting this admissions cycle

Through a $1 billion investment in financial aid, the University will become the final top-20 college in the country to adopt the policy.

and | Senior News Editor and Managing Editor

International students overcome hurdles in accessing vaccines for WU mandate

WU’s vaccine requirement has created challenges for international students

| Staff Reporter

Uncertainties for overseas students include TA payment, access to online course materials

As a unique semester begins to take shape, many questions remain unanswered for the unprecedented contingent of students taking classes from outside of the United States.

| Senior News Editor

Reopening, Part 2: International students face obstacles

When Washington University transitioned to online instruction in March, international students scrambled to figure out their next move.

| Multimedia Editor

Panel analyzes immigration policy and rhetoric in the Trump era

Speakers discussed the immigrant experience in the age of Trump at the panel, “Immigration and Racial Rhetoric in Trump’s America,” April 15.

| Staff Reporter

Op-Ed: Community coalition invites administration to improve support and protection for international students and workers

Considering our university’s commitment to academic freedom, we can think of no greater academic liberty than to be free from the threat of being torn from one’s vocation, home, and loved ones.

Washington University United Immigration Task Engine (WUUNITE)

Staff Editorial: Support international graduate student workers

We as an Editorial Board wholeheartedly back the requests listed in the op-ed, seeing them as being both feasible and necessary for the University community. We encourage Washington University’s administration to respond to the coalition’s requests quickly and with the intention to fulfill their requests.

The travel team: International athletes find homes on the field at Wash. U.

International athletes make up less than three-fifths of 1 percent of Wash. U.’s 506 varsity athletes, a far cry from the 21.61 percent of international students that enumerate the University’s total enrollment.

| Senior Sports Editor

Mark Smith promotion adds oversight of Int’l Students Office

The director of Washington University’s Career Center has picked up another position and title that adds overseeing the Office for International Students and Scholars to his job description.


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