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What to do instead of going to WILD

If you object to Lil Dicky as a problematic artist, you don’t care for his particular style of music, or you’d just rather not go to WILD for any of a multitude of other reasons, the Scene staff recommends some alternate activities for your Friday night.

Scene staff looks forward to another year at Wash. U.

Returning for a new academic year at Washington University can mean revisiting familiar frustrations, but it also brings about joyful reunions with some favorite, unique aspects of Wash. U. Here, the Scene staff shares the elements of campus life to which they are most excited to return this year.

We ate food in the shower (so that you don’t have to)

Food! We all eat it. Showers! We all take them. But food and showers together?

Class is in session: Best campus buildings to have sex in

Just because it’s a Tuesday doesn’t mean you can’t do something special while staying right on campus. Try having sex with your partner in a campus building!

Quick and easy: Recipes for the hopeless cook

Are your parents disappointed in your utter lack of culinary competence? Are you prone to setting small grease fires? If so, check out these easy recipes for a fulfilling meal.

Ways to decorate for the holidays, from one college student to another

Best of all, it’s time to get into the spirit with holiday-themed decorations. Whether you celebrate Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa, the winter season, all of the above or none of the above, here are some creative ways to decorate your place.

Last week tire you out? Our tips for de-stressing post-election

While it’s crucial for us to become active in movements to, you know, prevent a literal dystopia, it’s also necessary to recognize when you need to unplug. Here are Scene’s favorite ways of practicing self-care.

Pokemon Go without your phone

Turns out, you don’t even really need the app to play Pokemon Go! You don’t even need a phone—just a little imagination and zero sense of shame. Here are a few ways to put a new twist on the game.

First day of school book recommendations

The first day of school is always the best day—you get to see who’s in your classes, meet your professors and wonder if you’re ever going to get your class book list, since it wasn’t on WebSTAC!

Best ways to break the Overpass

I bet if we even put in a little effort, we could break the Overpass ourselves! Here are a few ideas—let us know if they work!