Wesley Jenkins

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Finding grace amongst a dwindling family

Know that amidst the stress and the constant feelings of not doing enough at Wash. U., there are some who take so much solace from being here, around all of you.

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Wash. U. responds to Carroll sentencing

Following the sentencing of former Washington University Dean of Students Justin Carroll to 54 months in prison this past Thursday, the University has reiterated its dismay at the administrator’s actions.

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Carroll sentenced to four and a half years of jail time

Justin Carroll, former Washington University dean of students, received a sentence of 54 months in federal prison, for viewing child pornography, earlier today.

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Nowhere to go: What to do in St. Louis over fall break

Oktoberfest, Lemp Mansion and more. Put in that Enterprise CarShare request now and forge your way outside the bubble.

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Fall comedy show welcome change among lacking fall programming

Just as people were starting to ask whether Social Programming Board even remembered to book a fall comedy artist, the group announced that Hannibal Buress—absurdist comedian, provocateur and propagator of the Bill Cosby rape allegations—would be taking the Graham Chapel stage Oct. 18.

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A comprehensive ranking of all 55 songs on my Spotify Time Capsule playlist

Spotify’s Time Capsule had the gall to put 55 songs in front of my face that are supposed to make me nostalgic and by god, did it work.

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Don’t be afraid to ask

I can pretty much guarantee you know someone you went to high school with, grew up with or met at Washington University who has committed suicide. My question then to you is: What keeps you silent? What keeps you from reaching out to your friends to check in? What are you scared of?

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4 tangible suggestions on how SPB can fix WILD

here are four suggestions to fix WILD, or, you know, at least make it a little bit less of a perpetual controversy.

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What to expect from the A.E. Hotchner Playwriting Festival

It all started in playwriting class last fall. Eight students were each tasked with producing a full, original screenplay by the end of the semester.

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LouFest Saturday doesn’t disappoint—if maybe lacking grass

The guitarist tucked his sweater into his pants, the lead singer wore no top but a bolo tie. We all stood on parking lot asphalt and LouFest just felt a bit too much like Warped Tour.

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