Wesley Jenkins

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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.

| Senior Cadenza Editor

New LouFestU initiative presents fun possibilities for WU students

In a new initiative geared toward showing St. Louis college students what all the city has to offer them, LouFest will be launching LouFest U this Friday from 4 p.m. to 10 p.m., the night before the festival’s official start.

| Senior Cadenza Editor

Federal Title IX investigations, explained

Since the Department of Education’s Office of Civil Rights opened three active federal Title IX investigations on Washington University’s campus in early July, further updates on the status of the cases have been non-existent. And that’s not unusual.

| Senior Editor

Weekend Matinee: ‘Narcos’ on Netflix

Pablo Escobar, as played by Wagner Moura in Netflix’s “Narcos,” was killed by the Drug Enforcement Administration in the finale of the show’s second season. Yet, Netflix went and re-upped “Narcos” for two more seasons, leaving everyone to wonder: What does a show based around the life of Pablo Escobar become with a dead Pablo Escobar?

| Senior Cadenza Editor

ResLife policy updated to ban drinking games, hard alcohol

In order to better comply with Missouri state law, the Office of Residential Life has made three additions to the alcohol policy for the 2017-2018 school year, including banning drinking games and the consumption of hard alcohol in the presence of those under age 21.

| Staff Reporter

Weekend Matinee: ‘The Room’ at the Tivoli

It’s not often I get to recommend one of the worst films ever made as an enjoyable weekend pastime, but here we are.

| Senior Cadenza Editor

Meet me at the midnight movies

Nowadays, the flick is the longest-running midnight movie of all time, and the Tivoli screens “The Rocky Horror Picture Show” four times every October leading up to Halloween.

| Senior Cadenza Editor

Always in the headlines: A look back at WU’s summer

They say no press is bad press, but Washington University has put the phrase’s exact extent to the test over this past summer.

| Senior Editor

Assistant Director for Fraternity and Sorority Life position filled by Leaders in Interpersonal Violence advisor

Austin Sweeney, a sexual and relationship violence prevention specialist and advisor to the Leaders in Interpersonal Violence Education student group, has been named as the new assistant director for fraternity and sorority life, effective Sept. 5.

| Senior Editor

Administrator sent sexually explicit messages to Wash. U. students

Former Washington University administrator David Stetter used a social media app to send sexually explicit texts and photos to multiple students during his employment, Student Life confirmed today.

| Senior Editor