This year’s first Flipside issue was distributed last week under new leadership, for the first time since it was founded four years ago. Changes under the new leadership include the discontinuation of the numbers section and decision to keep jokes safer and less offensive.
On Saturday, March 3, a lecture hall in the Geology corner, typically utilized for academic events, played host to a show far from the likes of an IHUM lecture. People filled the room to witness the end of quarter show of the Robber Barons, Stanford’s only sketch comedy group.
Chances are anyone who has attended freshman year at Stanford has encountered the work of the Stanford Improvisors, known as the SImps for short. Stanford’s only improvisational performing troupe, the SImps performed their winter showings last Friday and Saturday night brewed an uncalculated mastery satisfying loyal fans and those less familiar with the group’s work.