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Friday, May 5, 2023

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WashU in the News

As colon cancer spreads in younger adults, new research identifies earliest symptoms

NBC News

Justice Thomas’ friend defends failure to disclose tuition payments by Harlan Crow

The New York Times

Biologist Jonathan Losos on ‘How Cats Evolved from the Savanna to Your Sofa’


Met Gala watch party highlights growing St. Louis fashion scene

Fox 2 St. Louis

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Campus and community news


Hunting for a picket line

A longtime member of the Writers Guild of America (WGA), Arts & Sciences’ Richard Chapman has written more than 200 hours of network television. But as the WGA settles into its fourth strike in as many decades, Chapman wonders, will this time be the charm?

The Source

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Who Knew WashU?

Question: What will the Commencement festival, a tradition now in its second year for May graduates, include?

Answer: D) The festival will include live entertainment, local food options and photo booths for graduates and their guests.

Congrats to this week’s winner, PeChaz Clark, who works at the Knight Alzheimer Disease Research Center and will receive an “I Knew WashU” prize!