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SLU’s Latest Budget Cuts Show that the First isn’t Always the Deepest
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Tannock Blair, Associate News Editor | May 2, 2019

At the beginning of April, all of SLU’s deans were issued budget cuts by the provost, Chet Gillis. The college of arts and sciences was issued the biggest number, that of $4.1 million. In addition to $1.6 million that the college still has left in “academic reinvention” that they have to complete in spring, this functionally rounds out to about 10 percent of the college’s budget. Most of the college’s budget goes toward personnel, so...

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Title IX Bills Deferred in Missouri

Conor Dorn, Staff Writer | May 2, 2019

In November 2018, Education Secretary Betsy Devos proposed sweeping changes to federal regulations under Title IX. The changes, which are meant to reduce expenditures and streamline the process, have come under fire as destructive and entirely counterproductive.


Critics of Devos’ proposed changes have taken issue with key stipulations that seem to complicate and aggravate a process...

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Aly & AJ gave audiences a rush

Photo Courtesy of Leianna Tanedo.

Recent Arts Stories

“Detective Pikachu” is super effective!

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CHVRCHES stopped in St. Louis at The Pageant for their Love Is Dead tour on May 1st and were welcomed by a sold out crowd. The band entered to a group...

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Why the Sharks Deserved to Win Game 7

Recent Sports Stories

Softball Wins Five Consecutive, Hopes to Sneak Into A-10 Tournament

May 2, 2019

The SLU softball team is going into their final series of the regular season in Olean, N.Y. to take on the St. Bonaventure Bonnies this weekend. The Bills...

From Goal Line to Sideline: The Rise of Coach O

May 2, 2019

“I didn’t really feel it at first,” said SLU women’s soccer goalkeeper Olivia Silverman after taking a knee to the back of the head in their NCAA...

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Pause for Opinion: Episode 9

Recent Opinion Stories

Pause for Opinion: Episode 8

May 6, 2019 Hello again! As an initial warning, I would like to say...

May 6, 2019

Many people stress over the fact that they have to take mathematics in high school or college. Students do not want to find the roots of a quadratic equation,...

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