Who Knew WashU? 11.4.20

Question: Washington University’s Mail & Receiving Services is an important part of on-campus living and working. How many pieces of incoming U.S. Postal Service mail does Mail Services collect, process and distribute each year?

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Answer: D) Washington University Mail Services collects, processes and distributes nearly 5 million pieces of incoming U.S. Postal Service mail annually. Of that, about one-third are undeliverable for some reason. As part of sustainability efforts, Mail Services has been working to reduce a significant amount of mail waste. Learn more.

Congrats to this week’s winner, Sherry Lohmann, who works in the Program in Physical Therapy at the School of Medicine and will receive an “I Knew WashU” luggage tag!

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