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Events

Tuesday, September 14

A Day in the Life
14 Sep

The portability of miniature books makes them perfect for carrying and using throughout daily life. A large portion of the Julian and Hope Edison Collection...

Exhibit: Transnational Framings: German Visual Culture in the Age of Nationalism
14 Sep

The exhibition Transnational Framings: German Visual Culture in the Age of Nationalism, 1848-1919, demonstrates how mass-produced, illustrated media from...

Joy Williams: Honored Guest
14 Sep

The Washington University Libraries acquired the Joy Williams Papers in 2017, a significant milestone for its Modern Literature Collection. Williams is one...

Li Yuexi 李月溪(1881-1946), Telebiao 特勒驃, Stone relief rubbing taken from the Six Horses of Zhao Mausoleum 昭陵六骏
14 Sep

Legendary: Horses and Classical Chinese Literature is an exhibition inspired by Chinese culture and literature highlighting essential works from the East...

Moving Magic: Movable Books in the Rare Books Collections
14 Sep

Though many consider pop-up books to be for children, books with moving parts have been around for centuries and encompass all genres. The Rare Book...

Ready Week
14 Sep

Ready Week, held by the Emergency Management department, is the biannual preparedness week that features fun and interactive events. These events are...

The Black Rep presents 'Sweat'
14 Sep

As timely as ever, this Pulitzer Prize winner addresses the complexities of race, class and friendship at a pivotal moment in America. This deeply heartfelt...

Tuesday, September 14 | 12:00 AM
CBAC Seminar: Ana María Gómez
14 Sep

As part of the CBAC Seminar series, join us for this presentation by Ana María Gómez, Director of Research Inserm, France and Associate Editor of the Journal...

Tuesday, September 14 | 10:00 AM
Virtual Event
Annual Rick Grodsky Student Welcome Back Lunch
14 Sep

You’re invited to join the Electrical and Systems Engineering Department for a “Student Welcome Lunch” in honor of Rick Grodsky. Please RSVP using the...

Tuesday, September 14 | 11:30 AM
Improving the Quality of Life for Residents of Neighborhoods of Concentrated Poverty
14 Sep

Neighborhoods with high rates of poverty present challenges that negatively affect residents’ health and impede individuals in their choices and...

Tuesday, September 14 | 12:30 PM
Virtual Event
Pause at Graham Chapel
14 Sep

The Office for Religious, Spiritual, and Ethical Life will be holding space in Graham Chapel throughout the semester. Stop by on Tuesdays and Thursdays from...

Tuesday, September 14 | 3:00 PM
University Strategic Plan Town Hall Session #1
14 Sep

We understand that everyone might not be able to attend these town halls. To ensure that all members of the community have an opportunity to share their...

Tuesday, September 14 | 3:00 PM
Virtual Event
Marlon Bailey Talk
14 Sep

This talk is cosponsored with the Department of Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies. Details are forthcoming.

Tuesday, September 14 | 4:00 PM
What Kind of Racial Reckoning is This? Black LGBTQ Practices of Care Amid Spatial Marginalization
14 Sep

The COVID-19 pandemic has exposed and magnified the deep social inequalities, health disparities and spatial marginalization that disproportionately impact...

Tuesday, September 14 | 4:00 PM
Virtual Event
'You’re Paid What You’re Worth' book talk
14 Sep

Professor of Sociology Jake Rosenfeld will discuss his newest book, You’re Paid What You’re Worth And Other Myths of the Modern Economy. This myth-busting...

Tuesday, September 14 | 5:00 PM
Virtual Event
BearFit Energy Sculpt
14 Sep

WashU Rec is hosting in person outdoor BearFit classes on Level 3 of the Snow Way parking garage. Class spaces are limited and all participants need to...

Building Trust in Healthcare
14 Sep

Join Washington University School of Medicine's Student National Medical Association Chapter (SNMA) for a two-part panel series on the experience of patients...

Tuesday, September 14 | 7:00 PM
Virtual Event

Tuesday, September 14