It takes more than a poster

Wash. U.’s demanding environment, when combined with as the driven personalities of students handling the school’s workload, produce a culture of stress that is especially prevalent during this time of year.

Olivia Quinn | Contributing Writer

Staff editorial: Finals week calls for cooperation

The last few weeks of each semester are laden with stress for everyone—more so than the already stressful, typical week in the life of a Washington University student.

Study playlists to help you through your finals week

If you’re like me and can’t stand to do work in silence, here are some suggestions for the soundtrack to your finals success.

| Music Editor

Staff ed: How to take care of yourself during finals

Be nice to your body during finals week. Eat an apple, close your eyes and slap on a face mask.

The thrill of victory, the agony of defeat

The Washington University women’s soccer team rushed midfield on Friday afternoon after shocking the Division III soccer world with an upset, penalty-kick victory over the heavily favored Messiah College in the Final Four.

| Senior Sports Editor

Encore, encore! 5 songs to keep you studying all night

It’s reading week, which means we’ll all be burying ourselves in Olin Library and trying not to lose our minds. Hopefully, these songs help with the latter.

An open letter to studious Wash. U. students from a procrastinator

To those of you who have taken it upon yourselves to show the world how studious and focused you can get—you seriously need to consider how much you intimidate the procrastinators like me who enter denial and procrastinate even more. Let me tell you why.

| Staff Writer

The best places to take a study break on campus

As always, there’s a lot of studying to do this finals season, but it’s important to take a break once in a while. Here are some of Scene’s favorite ways to relax during finals week.

StudLife’s Declassified Finals Survival Guide

Here we are. The last week of classes. Now it’s time to turn to those pesky finals on the horizon. You know, those ones on the other side of reading week that you pretend are imaginary and don’t matter? Yeah, you probably need to start studying for those. If you read that last sentence and started to whine loudly, you should consider taking advantage of Student Life’s guaranteed to be helpful finals tips.

What snack should you stress-eat based on your study habits?

As we transition out of the last week of class this semester (what?), it’s time to prepare for finals. More importantly though, you should really figure out what you’re going to be snacking on during this time. Take this quiz to figure out what you should stress-eat this finals season!

| Senior Scene Editor