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De Klerk Appearance Sparks Controversy
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Meredyth Staunch, Editor-in-Cheif | February 14, 2019

Silence is oppression. By not speaking out against misogyny, white supremacy or racial segregation – to name a few – one perpetuates the stigma. Translated as “apartness,” the Afrikaan word apartheid bears a heavy weight on South African culture. Also associated with its political and economic segregation is former South African President F.W. de Klerk.   On Wednesday, the Great Issues Committee invited de Klerk to speak at Saint...

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SLU Biologist Selected for EPA Council Position
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Conor Dorn, Staff Writer | February 13, 2019

At the end of January, SLU biologist Jason Knouft, Ph.D. was chosen to serve on the National Advisory Council for Environmental Policy and Technology, or NACPET. The NACPET was founded in 1988 to provide independent advice to the Environmental Protection Agency. The council deals with a broad range of environmental policies, with a primary focus on environmental technology and management.  

 

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Ariana Grande Strikes Back Again

Photo Courtesy of Ariana Grande.

Recent Arts Stories

Dorothy Delivers at Delmar Hall

February 14, 2019

“Take me down to the West coast/ Where the sun shines all day/ Weaving through the heart of Los Angeles/ To the San Francisco Bay,” mused Dorothy Martin,...

Panic! At the Disco Brings the Party to St. Louis

February 8, 2019

Panic! At The Disco never seems to disappoint. The band lead by musical genius Brendon Urie set the stage on fire (literally) after their return to St....

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Harbison Continues to Rack Up Awards

Recent Sports Stories

Women’s Basketball goes 4-1 in Last Five

February 13, 2019

Since their loss in Richmond to A-10 leading VCU, the Billikens have rebounded to a 4-1 record in the last two weeks to put them in the fifth spot in the...

Billikens right the ship, get much needed win in the nation’s capital

February 13, 2019

Coming off their worst loss of the season, the SLU Men’s Basketball team now had their backs against the wall. After starting the season 5-0 in conference,...

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The University News Editorial Board: One year after Parkland

Recent Opinion Stories

The benefits of Learning Communities

February 13, 2019

Coming to Saint Louis University was one of the best decisions that I’ve ever made, if not the best decision. When I first stepped foot on campus, I...

History Has Its Eyes on You Mike

February 13, 2019

Election years are so hopeful, and 2018 was no exception. On my ballot in Missouri, there were plenty of ballot initiatives to vote for this election....

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