Student body divided on choice of Lil Dicky for WILD

Social Programming Board announced that rapper and comedian Lil Dicky will headline the upcoming fall WILD Thursday, Sept. 14. This selection has left the student body divided—both in terms of musical preference and on moral grounds.

Andrew Celli | Contributing Reporter

Comedian, actress Alice Wetterlund performs in Graham Chapel

Washington University’s Social Programming Board hosted its first ever female comedian, Alice Wetterlund—best known from roles as Carla Walton on HBO’s “Silicon Valley” and as herself on MTV’s “Girl Code”—in Graham Chapel Wednesday evening.

Danielle Drake-Flam | News Editor

SPB to bring female comic, host spring comedy show

Social Programming Board will bring in comedian Alice Wetterlund to perform at Graham Chapel April 12, SPB announced Wednesday.

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BREAKING: SPB to hold additional comedy show with Alice Wetterlund

Alice Wetterlund will headline a Social Programming Board comedy show, SPB announced today.

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Derulo better WILD choice over rumored A$AP Rocky pick

Social Programming Board announced Jason Derulo as the headliner for April 28 with Natalie La Rose as the opening act. With at least eight well-known, easily recognizable hit songs, Derulo is by far the better pick for spring WILD and represents what all students should want: a high-energy, outdoor party to blow off a full semester’s worth of stress.

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Letter to the Editor: Programming for the students

In response to your piece from last Thursday’s edition of Student Life, we want to capture this moment to increase transparency about our organization. While we appreciate your feedback and suggestions, Social Programming Board believes that many of the expressed concerns are mitigated by a better understanding of our processes.

Allow students to elect SPB Exec, create accountability

With yet another white male brought to campus as part of Social Programming Board’s comedy series, it is now abundantly apparent that SPB’s survey system does not favor diverse acts. To counter this trend our editorial board recommends that positions on Social Programming Board become an elected instead of appointed.

H. Jon Benjamin takes Graham Chapel stage

H Jon Benjamin, the voice behind animated comedy characters Bob Belcher from “Bob’s Burgers” and Sterling Archer from “Archer,” delivered a performance that dove into everything from diversity in comedy to President Donald Trump in Graham Chapel Wednesday night.

Bailey Winston | Contributing Reporter

What pairs well?: Who SPB should bring for WILD and comedy

Social Programming Board recently released and closed the second survey gauging student interest in comedians and potential WILD artists. It renewed a debate within Cadenza over which comedian and which WILD artist should be chosen. Below are our dream teams for the semester.

OK?: A night with comedic hypnotist Dale K in Graham Chapel

What are the ethics of hypnotism? That’s the main question I walked out of hypnotist Dale K’s show, sponsored by Social Programming Board and held in Graham Chapel, with. Some pretty questionable yet funny stuff happened up on that stage last night and depending on how real it was for those involved, there could’ve been some awful moments.

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