Resume

(last updated Fall 2009... sorry we're working on it)
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Washington University Poetry Slam * Washington University in St. Louis * St. Louis, Missouri
http://wuslam.wustl.edu * wu.slam@gmail.com

Honors & Awards

Washington University
  • Excellence in Leadership  Office of Student Activities  Spring 2009
  • Excellence in Diversity  Office of Student Activities  Spring 2009
  • Student Group of the Year  Student Union  Spring 2009
College Unions Poetry Slam Invitational (CUPSI)
  • Most Innovative Team  CUPSI Coaches Award  Spring 2009
  • Best Group Piece  CUPSI Coaches Award  Spring 2009
  • Best of the Rest Award  CUPSI Administration  Spring 2009

Performances

 Places we have performed:
  • CUPSI National Poetry Slam 2009
  • Big Bang
  • SUP All Night 2009
  • WILD Spring 2009
  • Thurtene Carnival 2009
  • Celebrations Weekend 2008, 2009
  • Africa Week 2009
  • Drop Knowledge's Live Art 2009
  • Relay for Life 2009
  • Discovery Weekend 2008, 2009
  • MLK Bridging the Gap 2008
  • St. Louis Juvenile Detention Center
  • Centenary Church
  • Co-op Cafe
  • Brown School of Social Work
  • St. Louis National Slam Preliminaries
  • Cultural Leadership
 Artists we have opened for:
  • B.O.B.
  • The Cool Kids
  • iLL-literacy (Dahlak, Drizzleton, N.I.C.)
  • Staceyann Chin
  • Heru
  • jessica Care moore
  • Idan Raichel
Artists we have booked:
  • Roger Bonair-Agard
  • Elephant Engine High Dive Revival
    • Robbie Q Telfer
    • Anis Mojgani
    • Buddy Wakefield
    • Shira Erlichman
  • Kevin Coval
  • Big Poppa E
  • Jared Paul

Student Groups

We have collaborated with the following Washington University student groups:
  • Freshman Class Council
  • Sophomore Class Council
  • KWUR
  • Relay for Life
  • Amnesty International
  • Thurtene
  • African Students Association
  • ResLife
  • Ursa's Night Life
  • Celebrations Weekend Planning Committee
  • Discovery Weekend Planning Committee
  • Connect Four
  • MIXED
  • College Programming Council
  • Feed St. Louis
  • Drop Knowledge
  • St. Louis Juvenile Detention Center
  • Students for Israel
  • Lock and Chain
  • Feminism Week
  • Team 31


Publications

Revolution: The Best of WU-SLam's Beginnings  Fall 2009