Juggling books and social media: WU students find fame online

“I honestly started making videos because I was bored during quarantine last May… I wanted to see how far I could take it,” said Sophia Xu, a first-year Ervin Scholar and part time-YouTuber who has accumulated 4.01K subscribers in less than a year. Xu is one of several Wash. U. students who have found fame online.

| Staff Writer

Cast n’ Crew finds way to show off student talent through virtual showcase

Their Fall 2020 Showcase was a success, showcasing student talent and fortitude when performances are few and far between.

| Senior Cadenza Editor

Beyond the call of duty: WU professor Michael McLaughlin reveals the value of education

As I am “waiting for the host to start this meeting,” I am preparing for an interview.

Aruni Soni | Staff Writer

‘More than just the workout’: BearFit classes switch to online format

Although gyms may be closed, that doesn’t mean students can’t do their favorite workouts right in the comfort of their homes.

Elia/Longyu Zhang | Staff Writer

YouTuber Molly Burke combats blindness with her online presence

Molly Burke is a fashion blogger, amassing over 1 million subscribers to her YouTube channel with makeup tutorial videos and lifestyle and fashion vlogs. She has built a career in visual media, despite the fact she’s blind.

Leah Hardgrove | Staff Writer

The most popular girls on YouTube

High school may be an overused setting for television, but I promise you a visit to Overland Park High School will be a unique and memorable experience.

| Staff Writer

Tyler Oakley: A major YouTuber takes College Hall

As Oakley sauntered into College Hall, opening the event with his signature line, “Hi, everyone! My name is Tyler Oakley,” I felt transported back to middle school.

Leah Hardgrove | Contributing Writer

The Wash. U. vlogger: Keeping the college process real

Meet Nathan Card: Wash. U. freshman and Youtube personality with over 300,000 views.

| Staff Writer

15 Minutes with Wong Fu Productions

Wong Fu Productions came to campus Saturday night for an event hosted by Asian American Association. Student Life Managing Editor Alan Liu had a chance to chat with Philip Wang, Ted Fu and Wesley Chan for 15 minutes before the event. Student Life: Wong Fu started out doing these college lip-syncing videos and now you’ve really grown and expanded.

| Managing Editor

Top 5 music-based YouTube memes

It’s that time in the semester where procrastination seems to take over and work gets put to the wayside. We in Cadenza like to turn to YouTube to keep ourselves occupied, and here are five of our favorites. 5. Literal music videos Do you feel like music videos should have something to do with the actual song?

| Cadenza Reporter

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