Wait, what’s NAP? A student review of SPB’s Night at the Pageant 

I first heard about NAP on Oct. 27, the Friday morning before Halloween, when the SPB mysteriously appeared in my inbox. It was an email titled “SPB Presents a Night at the Pageant: NAP!” 

| Contributing Writer

Fall WILD, reinvented: Students react to the Night at the Pageant

For the first time in Washington University’s history, the Student Programming Board’s (SPB) fall concert was held at the Pageant on the Delmar Loop instead of on campus, Nov. 9. A majority of students surveyed considered the concert, rebranded from Fall WILD to Night at the Pageant (NAP), to be an overall success.

| Managing News Editor

Staff Editorial: COVID cost campus its storied traditions. What do we do now?

What has to happen to restore campus spirit? In short, a collaboration between the administration and student organizations.

Saint Motel headlining rebranded fall WILD, held off campus for the first time

Washington University’s Social Programming Board (SPB) announced Saint Motel as the headliner for this semester’s fall WILD, which has been rebranded as the Night at the Pageant. The event will be on Thursday Nov. 9th, at the Pageant, off campus for the first time since the event’s origin in 1973.

| Managing News Editor

Decisions for spring WILD are still being made

After the cancellation of the Fall 2022 semester’s WILD, administrators discussed how their planning process has changed and why they are hopeful that spring WILD will be a success.

| Senior News Editor

A breakdown of fall WILD’s cancellation

The University’s semiannual concert, Walk In Lay Down (WILD), was canceled this semester following concerns over student safety at the event and the administration’s inability to find a solution for a late-in-the-game attendee capacity restriction from the University’s Emergency Management (EM) department.

, , and | Contributing Writers and Editor-in-Chief

SPB’s WILD email is a lesson in transparency

There is no silver bullet to delivering bad news, which is exactly why the administration needs to change its messaging strategy.

| Senior Multimedia Editor

Fall WILD is cancelled

Fall WILD, a Student Programming Board (SPB)-run biannual concert, is cancelled due to student safety concerns.

| Editor-in-Chief

Opinion Submission: Why my experience at WILD can never happen again

Instead of spending my night watching Zedd perform, I found myself suffocated by the crowd and interrogated by the Washington University Police Department and off-campus paramedics.

| Class of 2024

Some frustrated with SU funding ahead of elections

Students expressed frustrations with Student Union’s allocation of funding ahead of fall elections this week, though Wednesday’s resolution of a miscommunication alleviated some concerns regarding Treasury’s Nov. 9 decision to reallocate fall WILD funding for the spring.

| Senior News Editor

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