With Spirit of Korea on the calendar for April 12, Student Life sat down with Natalia Lee, the co-head director of the event, for an event overview. Student Life: What is Spirit of Korea all about? Natalia Lee: Basically, it’s presented by both KSA and KISS, which are Korean Student Association and Korean International Student Society.
Vickie Hoffman is a 46-year-old grandmother of three, retired bartender and strong advocate of the legalization of marijuana. A resident of Grubville, Mo., a town of fewer than 500 people, all of her life, Hoffman now dedicates much of her time to getting involved in her community, in particular with Grannies for Grass, a pro-legalization group she founded.
Home of writers such as Maya Angelou, T.S. Eliot and Mark Twain, musicians such as Chuck Berry, Miles Davis and Scott Joplin, and actors such as Jon Hamm, Ellie Kemper and John Goodman, St. Louis is a birthplace of inspiration. To honor these cultural celebrities, the St.
If you have been looking for art school seniors around Bixby, Steinberg and Walker Halls in the past week, the search would have been in vain. Each Friday from the last week in March through the end of April, the Des Lee Gallery will be hosting a different BFA show. The painting majors showed their work last Thursday and Friday.
What began as a conversation between freshman floormates could soon become the recipient of a donation from the Clinton Global Initiative.
“There are very few moments in your life when you can have backup dancers. I thought I’d take advantage of this opportunity,” Mamatha Challa, the first female winner of Mr. Wash. U., said.
Only one year after its pilot program, the Rube Goldberg Club attended and won the Rube Goldberg Machine Contest—the national championship of Rube Goldberg machine-building—last weekend. Student Life sat down with the club’s leaders, sophomores Amy Patterson and Grace Kuo, to hear about their experiences, struggles and accomplishments as a team.
It is nearly impossible to walk onto campus and miss the two crane booms towering in the sky by Mudd Field.
In the 160 years since its foundation, Washington University has changed immensely, not only in its physical characteristics but in its values and atmosphere as well.
Students from the Earth and Planetary Sciences department explore rock formations in the northern Scottish Highlands during spring break. The trip, subsidized by a gift given on behalf of an alum, allowed 12 undergraduates and four faculty members to travel to Scotland to conduct field work and gather mineral samples. “We don’t really know as [...]