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Tuesday, November 15

Chakaia Booker: 'Shaved Portions'
15 Nov

Chakaia Booker is renowned for her artistic practice that pushes the limits of abstraction through the use of her signature material—discarded rubber tires...

Ervin Scholars: Honor the Legacy
15 Nov

The John B. Ervin Scholars Program honors the memory of a nationally renowned educator and community leader who believed in giving students a first-rate...

Leaving China: An Artist Paints His World War II Childhood
15 Nov

Leaving China is an exhibition of work by accomplished artist James McMullan that focuses on watercolor paintings about his childhood during World War II....

Life in St. Louis 1888-1905: T.S. Eliot’s First Waste Land
15 Nov

The Waste Land by St. Louis native TS Eliot was published in 1922 and forever changed literature. The Life in St. Louis 1888-1905: T.S. Eliot’s First Waste...

Ron King, Hick, Hack, Hock, 1995. Julian and Hope Edison Collection, Washington University Libraries
15 Nov

The Miniature Museum is a new series of exhibitions in which books are displayed as sculptural objects in a custom-built dollhouse museum. The first...

STL Startup Week 2022
15 Nov

Celebrate the successes of 2022 and learn about the resources available for powering your startup and growing your company. Engage and connect with the...

Stories From World War II
15 Nov

The "Stories From World War II" exhibition brings together stories from the Second World War told through special collections. A variety of personal accounts...

Valuable Dregs: Research in the William Gaddis Papers
15 Nov

Novelist William Gaddis famously shunned the spotlight and dismissed attempts to tie his private life to his creative work. However, Gaddis also kept an...

Yadier Molina and Albert Pujols: Selections from the Collection of Tim Huskey
15 Nov

Tim Huskey has been collecting Cardinals baseball memorabilia since he was five years old, when he stood in line to get an autograph from his favorite...

Center for the Literary Arts Launch
15 Nov

The Center for the Literary Arts—an Arts & Sciences Signature Initiative—invites you to join us, and other members of the WashU community for our official...

Glaser Gallery Exhibit: 'How did we get hear? Historic hearing devices, 1800-2000'
15 Nov

The hearing aids we are familiar with today are both tiny and mighty, but they weren’t always that way. This exhibit highlights the long history of hearing...

Pause @ Graham Chapel
15 Nov

The Office for Religious, Spiritual, and Ethical Life will be holding space in Graham Chapel. The Chapel will be open for reflection, prayer or a moment of...

Tuesday, November 15 | 9:00 AM
Teaching with ArcGIS Online
15 Nov

This Geography Awareness Week session is for faculty interested in how the ArcGIS Online (AGOL) platform can be used to enable Storymapping, shared spatial...

Katharina Grosse Studio Paintings, 1988–2022: Returns, Revisions, Inventions
15 Nov

Katharina Grosse is internationally celebrated for her large-scale, on-site works that she paints across built and natural environments. To date, less focus...

‘Saint Pollution’: Aspects of Environmental Literary History in 1870s-1920s St. Louis
15 Nov

City Seminar 2022: The Divided City Environments and atmospheres of smoke, metal, brick and human/nonhuman encounter recur in the literature of St. Louis...

A two toned, red map marker indicates a location.
15 Nov

This course is currently full. Consider registering for one of these upcoming dates in Learn@Work instead: Dec. 19 (In Person) | Register Jan. 23...

Tuesday, November 15 | 12:30 PM
Virtual Event
2022 State of the School of Medicine Address
15 Nov

Washington University in St. Louis’ School of Medicine’s Executive Vice Chancellor for Medical Affairs and Dean, David H. Perlmutter, MD, will give his...

Friends of Music Concerto & Aria Competition
15 Nov

The Friends of Music Concerto & Aria Competition is open to students of Washington University in St. Louis. The winner will perform with the Washington...

Civic Café
15 Nov

Civic Cafe is a weekly event series every Tuesday evening at Stix House, 6470 Forsyth, from 5:30 to 7 p.m., when classes are in session. Each night will...

Tuesday, November 15 | 5:30 PM
Centering Youth Voices in the Future of Sex Education
15 Nov

How would you describe the sexual health education you received growing up? If you’re like many of us, you experienced sex education that provided inaccurate...

Tuesday, November 15 | 5:30 PM
Men's Basketball vs. Webster
15 Nov

Come and support the WashU Men's Basketball team as they face Webster!

Tuesday, November 15 | 7:00 PM
Illustration of people building puzzle together
15 Nov

Join us in person or virtually for Data is for Everyone: A Data Science for Social Impact Summit from 8:30 a.m. - 4 p.m. (CT) on Tuesday, Nov. 15, 2022. ...

Tuesday, November 15 | 8:30 PM

Tuesday, November 15