Brookings, Koch Institute scholars debate foreign affairs, future policies

Washington University hosted an internationally streamed debate about the future of American foreign policy, in partnership with the Brookings Institution and the Charles Koch Institute, this past Monday, Nov. 6.

Elena Quinones | Staff Reporter

Gold Star father Khizr Khan addresses Islamophobia in America

Gold Star father Khizr Khan spoke at the on-campus panel “Speaking Truth to Power,” where panelists discussed discrimination and Islamophobia in America in Wilson Hall Friday, Nov. 3.

Emily Getzoff | Contributing Reporter

Dance Marathon rebrands, moves location for Nov. 4 event

Washington University’s annual Dance Marathon fundraiser underwent comprehensive publicity and programming changes to increase its presence on campus in anticipation of the 12-hour event, which took place Nov. 4.

Aiden Blinn | Staff Reporter

Anderson Cooper delivers Founder’s Day student address

CNN news anchor Anderson Cooper spoke about his entry into journalism and his advice for students as the keynote speaker at the Founder’s Day student address.

Meghan Sharma | Contributing Reporter

Students walk out of WILD, host on-campus alternative

After hip-hop artist Lizzo’s opening set closed at fall WILD Friday night, a group of Washington University students participated in a walkout demonstration to protest comedic rapper Lil Dicky’s headlining performance.

Emma Baker | Contributing Reporter

‘The Eric Andre Show,’ ‘Broad City’ star to headline fall comedy show

Hannibal Buress, known for his work as both an actor and writer on “The Eric Andre Show,” and his role as Lincoln Rice in “Broad City,” will headline Social Programming Board’s annual fall comedy show on Oct. 18 in Graham Chapel.

Kathleen White | Contributing Reporter

Hannibal Buress to headline SPB fall comedy show

Hannibal Buress will headline this year’s Social Programming Board Fall Comedy Show, according to an announcement from SPB tonight.

Kathleen White | Contributing Reporter

Alternative WILD to be held due to criticisms of Lil Dicky

In response to the divisive politics of this year’s WILD headliner, rapper Lil Dicky, an “Alternative WILD” will take place after a walk-out following the opening performance of hip-hop artist Lizzo.

Emma Baker | Contributing Reporter

SPB responds to WILD backlash, outlines plans to reform processes

The Social Programming Board executive board responded to backlash over the fall WILD lineup, apologizing for the complains brought against the WILD selection process and outlining steps to improve the procedure in a statement released Thursday, Sept. 27.

Aiden Blinn | Contributing Reporter

Wash. U. hosts climate change panel, continues push toward increased sustainability on campus

Washington University hosted a climate change panel with speakers Ira Flatow of NPR and climatologists Bronwen Konecky and Gavin Schmidt in Hillman Hall Sept. 18.

Kathleen White | Contributing Reporter