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Visualizing the Numbers of COVID-19 in Missouri
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Rebecca LiVigni, Managing Editor | April 7, 2020

Each day, the news is bombarded with numbers: 6 feet apart, no more than 10 people at social gatherings, hundreds and thousands of cases and deaths. These numbers may seem hard to conceptualize or even meaningless when looked at alone, but when visualized, they create a trend that only ensures what is being said on the news: we are in unprecedented times. It is everyone’s responsibility to practice the precautions necessary to reduce risk of exposure and to flatten the curve. 

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Common Core Curriculum Approved

Conor Dorn, Associate News Editor | April 6, 2020

On March 25, the Interim Provost Chester Gillis, Ph.D., announced to the SLU community that the university-wide core curriculum was officially approved by all SLU colleges and schools. The vote represents the culmination of a process that began in January of 2018 with the development of the nine Core Student Learning outcomes that form the basis of the final product. 

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Recent Album Releases Just In Time for Social Distancing

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Recent Arts Stories

Pages Turning: The Art of St. Louis’s Streets

April 4, 2020

To the untrained eye, St. Louis may seem like a relatively bland city bogged down by memories of past greatness and a troubled social climate in the present....

How St. Louis Small Businesses Are Coping With the COVID-19 Pandemic— And What We Can Do to Support Them

April 2, 2020

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to have a devastating impact on the U.S. economy, St. Louis small businesses are finding ways to make the most of these...

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Pandemics and Profits

Recent Sports Stories

Billikens Goodwin and French enter names into NBA Draft

March 31, 2020

Juniors Jordan Goodwin and Hasahn French both declared they will enter their names into the 2020 NBA Draft. The roommate tag team declared their intentions...

COVID Crowned A-10 Champ

March 12, 2020

February 27: I received a phone call early in the evening. “What are you doing for spring break?” Obviously, I had no plans for my senior year spring...

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Finding Light in a Dark Place

Recent Opinion Stories

Essential Employees: A Perspective

April 1, 2020

Throughout the early stages of this COVID-19 pandemic, SLU has taken many measures to ensure the safety of its students and employees. This has included...

What the COVID-19 Fiasco Abroad Can Teach Us About the Virus in the U.S.

March 31, 2020

In a time when so many people are facing disappointment and cancellations (at the least), it’s difficult to talk about something as privileged as a study...

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