Culture and community: WUSauce Dance Off ignites the stage

Overflowing with excitement, the Danforth University Center echoed with cheers as student dance groups took turns showcasing their talent and teamwork, each vying to captivate the audience’s hearts and claim the spotlight as their own. On Friday, April 5, WUSauce, WashU’s performance salsa dance team, hosted their annual Dance Off at the DUC. The experience […]

| Junior Scene Editor

WU dance teams maintain community despite separation

Despite the closure of campus, many of Wash. U.’s student dance groups are attempting to keep in contact and keep dancing.

Aruni Soni | Staff Writer

WUSauce presents Dance-Off: A Night at the Oscars

Friday night’s Dance-Off: A Night at the Oscars was truly spectacular. For two hours, Washington University dance groups of all different styles—and an a cappella group, the Aristocats—performed in Tisch Commons, competing to be named “Wash. U.’s best.”

Isabella Neubauer | Senior Cadenza Editor

WUSauce workshops: Even for those with two left feet

Founded in 2004, WUSauce aims to introduce the Wash. U. community to the beauty of Latin dance when they aren’t competing in competitions.

Sabrina Spence | Staff Writer

WashU Urban & Hip-Hop Union shows how it’s done

For those frequently in the Danforth University Center, it’s hard to imagine Tisch Commons as anything but the site of loud, stressed, Tuesday-tea-drinking students. But thanks to Washington University’s Urban & Hip-Hop Union (WUHHU), it was turned into a lively, ’90s-themed dance floor.

Isabelle Gillman | Contributing Writer

Asian American Association to hold annual Open Mic Night

Washington University’s Asian American Association (AAA) will showcase student talent at its annual Open Mic Night on Saturday, Nov. 3 from 2-4 p.m. in Ursa’s.

Jaden Satenstein | Staff Writer

Salsa and spice: behind the scenes with Wash. U.’s WUSauce dance team

Comprised of 14 dancers, ranging from freshmen to seniors, performing a high-energy combination of Latin movements, from sharp turns to hip swings, WUSauce is Washington University’s preeminent salsa dancing club. The group was formed eight years ago, and since then, it has grown in popularity and developed into a diverse collection of students across ages, majors and cultural backgrounds.

Treasury rejects appeal to fly students to Poland

Student Union Treasury rejected an appeal to send students to Poland for a climate change conference due to concerns about funding academic work. The Washington University Students for International Collaboration on the Environment (WUSICE) appealed for $5,000 to defray the cost of traveling to Warsaw for a United Nations Climate Change conference next spring.

| News Manager

Dance Marathon donates millionth dollar to charity

Eight hundred and twenty-nine students danced away the twelve hours between 2 p.m. and 2 a.m. last Saturday to Sunday.
They were raising money for the Children’s Miracle Network through Dance Marathon, an event that Washington University has hosted twelve times since 2000.

| Senior News Editor

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