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Softball drops three of four as Venturella returns to Chicago

Venturella returned to the city where she spent eight seasons and won 195 games as the head coach of the University of Illinois at Chicago, when the Bears travelled to the Windy City to take on the University of Chicago. The series, however, was largely disappointing for Wash. U., which dropped three out of four games.

Jon Lewis | Senior Sports Editor

SU senator urges Trump, Congress to uphold Planned Parenthood budget allocations

Student Union senator and sophomore Brian Adler authored a letter calling for President Trump and members of Congress to uphold budget allocations to Planned Parenthood.

| Staff Reporter

Women’s basketball tied for first in UAA after two close conference victories

The Washington University women’s basketball team came out victorious in two tightly contested conference matchups this weekend. After beating Emory University by an 82-78 score on Friday and squeaking out an 80-77 win against the University of Rochester on Sunday, the No. 9-ranked Bears sit with their 9-2 conference record on top of the University Athletic Association (UAA), tied with University of Chicago.

Anna Schoenfeld | Staff Writer

Knupp not enough as men’s basketball struck down by Rochester

After weeks of torching opponents on the offensive end, the Washington University men’s basketball team was held punchless against the University of Rochester.

| Senior Sports Editor

And then there were four, again

For the second year in a row, the Washington University women’s soccer team has made it to the NCAA Division III tournament Final Four.

| Senior Sports Editor

Women’s soccer improves playoff chances, men’s soccer goes 1-1

With just three games remaining this season, the Washington University men’s and women’s soccer teams hit the road this weekend in pursuit of two wins apiece to bolster their playoff chances.

| Staff Reporter

Behind the wins: Understanding volleyball’s recent surge

As the end of the regular season quickly approaches, Washington University volleyball is in a position to enter the playoffs either through the conference’s automatic bid or by the grace of an at-large bid, thanks to the team’s No. 16 national ranking.

| Senior Sports Editor

University addresses free speech, adopts faculty senate statement

Washington University released a statement affirming its stance on what free speech should look like on campus earlier this month.

Faculty Senate Council, led by Interim Chair and public health professor Dr. Tim McBride and joined by professionals on the subject, wrote the statement at the request of Chancellor Mark Wrighton.

Bailey Winston | Contributing Reporter

Counterpoint: By condemning content warnings, UChicago hinders free speech

The University of Chicago recently released a letter to incoming freshmen that champions the idea of free speech while slamming the use of “trigger warnings.” It, regrettably, rests on an assumption that content warnings and free speech are mutually exclusive.

| Senior Forum Editor

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