A guide to events on our campuses.

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Events

Friday, April 15

Bound for Beauty
15 Apr

Before publishers started mass producing books with standardized bindings, owners took their books to be bound individually according to their tastes and...

Bull in a China Shop
15 Apr

By Bryna Turner Directed by Annamaria Pileggi Turner describes her play as “Inspired by the real letters between Mary Woolley and Jeannette Marks spanning...

Friday, April 15, 2022 | 12:00 AM
Counter/Narratives: (Re)presenting Race & Ethnicity
15 Apr

The Counter/Narrative exhibition examines the way in which objects are preserved and collected through archives, museums, and exhibitions and investigates...

Moving Magic: Movable Books in the Rare Books Collections
15 Apr

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...

Out of Scope: Unexpected Items in the Rare Book Collections
15 Apr

Rare book collections usually coalesce around a unifying theme. As a medical library, it’s no surprise that most of the rare books in the Becker collections...

Powder, Crinoline, Beasts, Gremlins: Fairytale Subjects in Illustration
15 Apr

Fairytales were a popular subject for books during the Golden Age of Illustration and continue to be so today. The emergence of the children’s book as its...

Ideas, Art and Community: My Zine Collection
15 Apr

The Collect O’Rama table is a space for individuals to share unique personal collections. Director of Development at the ACLU of Missouri Nicole Rainey has...

Dr. Kevin V. Solomon
15 Apr

Kevin Solomon, Assistant Professor Department of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering University of Deleware Domestication of environmental microbes for...

Friday, April 15, 2022 | 11:00 AM
Whitaker Hall
Stream Available
ESE Thesis Defense: Tristan Carlson
15 Apr

Spectrometers have been an integral part of space exploration in the late 20th and 21st centuries and will continue to provide quantitative measurements to...

Sociology Colloquium Series Presents: Filiz Garip
15 Apr

The Sociology Colloquium Series will feature Filiz Garip of Princeton University. Garip’s research lies at the intersection of migration, economic sociology...

Friday, April 15, 2022 | 11:45 AM
Virtual Event
Cycle Express
15 Apr

Join BearFIT Instructor Meghann in The Dark Room for this 30 min cycle class! We will get a quick sweat on and feel like we packed in 50 mins of work! ...

From Cahokia to Pruitt-Igoe: The History of Development, Environmental Justice and Biodiversity in the St. Louis Region
15 Apr

Come learn about the history of land use in the St. Louis region. In this combined presentation and panel discussion, we will hear from historians,...

Friday, April 15, 2022 | 2:00 PM
Virtual Event
Portrait Unveiling of Robert L. Williams
15 Apr

The Department of African & African American Studies, with the support of Arts & Sciences, has commissioned Professor Jamie Adams to paint a posthumous...

Friday, April 15, 2022 | 4:00 PM
Energy Flow
15 Apr

Join BearFIT Instructor Hele for this beautiful flow of Yoga, Strength and Cardio

Friday, April 15, 2022 | 4:30 PM
Taste of Asia
15 Apr

Taste of Asia: A Conversation on Local Restaurants, Food Blogging, and Community Students are invited to enjoy a conversation with a STL foodie...

Dark Room Cycle
15 Apr

Join BearFIT Instructors Steve and Estephanie as they hold down your 5:30pm Dark Room Cycle throughout the week. This dynamic and fun ride is beat driven...

BearFit Vinyasa Yoga
15 Apr

Join BearFIT Instructor Zahra in Studio 1904 for this gentle but challenging Yoga class.

Friday, April 15, 2022 | 6:00 PM
Jennifer Ferry, Senior Voice Recital
15 Apr

Jennifer is a senior at Washington University majoring in music and marketing. She is a trained singer who has performed at the Muny, the Fabulous Fox and...

Friday, April 15, 2022 | 7:30 PM
St. Louis Astronomical Society Meeting: 'Do Main-Belt Asteroids Change Colors?'
15 Apr

Asteroids are chunks of metal, rock, or metal/rock mixtures that orbit the Sun. Most orbit in the “Main Belt” between Mars and Jupiter, but a few have...

Friday, April 15, 2022 | 7:30 PM
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