Founded in 1892 at the height of the Gilded Age by industry barons Cornelius Vanderbilt and John D. Rockefeller in an effort to cheer up and distract murderously disgruntled union workers, WUnderground is WashU’s premier [only] satirical, student-run newspaper. Covering all news regarding WashU and the world, the mission of WUnderground is to be the most progressive publication on campus, vowing to offend everyone equally while bringing laughs to all.

If you’ve enjoyed yourself, please like us on Facebook, follow us on Instagram and Twitter, and/or high five us on campus.

Most importantly, we are always recruiting new talent. If you would like to write, edit, spelchek or doodle for WUnderground, please e-mail us at: wunderground at su dot wustl dot edu


2020 Staff


Jon Niewijk

Editors in Chief:

Hannah Anderson

Nicholas LaMorte

Lila Puziss


Julia Birnbach

Jonah Brody

Jonathan Cher

Kamy Chong

Carina Greenberg

Josh Keller

Jess King

Will LeVan

Lydia Nickels

Wyatt Pelton

Isabelle Roig

Abbey Rose

Samson Seley

Max Woods

Unpaid Interns:

Sam Auditore

Rusty Dagon

Anna Daileader-Sheriff

Margaret Dresselhuys

Noah Gluck

Brandon Jones

Ben Orlinick

Rida Qureshi

Ellery Saluck

Kevin Wang

Layout Trolls:

Sara Frankenthaler

Kirsten Holland

Eylul Horozoglu