A guide to events on our campuses.

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Events

Wednesday, April 27

Bound for Beauty
27 Apr

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

Counter/Narratives: (Re)presenting Race & Ethnicity
27 Apr

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

Illustrated History: Selections from the MFA-IVC Students’ Work in Special Collections
27 Apr

The Illustrated History exhibition presents selected works from the Master of Fine Arts in Illustration and Visual Culture (MFA-IVC) students’ digital...

Moving Magic: Movable Books in the Rare Books Collections
27 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
27 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
27 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
27 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...

Tackling the US Opioid Crisis: A Data-driven Solution & Policy Recommendations
27 Apr

Virtual event LIVE from Washington D.C. In the past two decades, half a million people have overdosed on opioids in the United States. In fact, 191 people...

Wednesday, April 27, 2022 | 9:30 AM
BearFit Barre Fusion
27 Apr

Join BearFIT Instructor Tanya in Studio 1904 for this blend of Barre, Pilates and Core strength class.

Virtual Book Club: 'The Sixteen Pleasures'
27 Apr

Join us for the preservation-themed April virtual book club as we discuss The Sixteen Pleasures: A Novel by Robert Hellenga. The Sixteen Pleasures takes us...

Wednesday, April 27, 2022 | 3:00 PM
Virtual Event
Emergent Dynamics in High Throughput Biological Data
27 Apr

Modeling in biology has firmly established itself in cases where it’s been possible to reduce a system to a relatively small number of constitutive parts...

Wednesday, April 27, 2022 | 4:00 PM
Virtual Event
Happy Hour at The Whittemore House
27 Apr

Happy Hour is back at the Whittemore House! We're kicking off this revived series with a lineup of four signature cocktails and complimentary snacks from the...

Wednesday, April 27, 2022 | 4:00 PM
Wednesdays with WashU: A Conversation with Ron Shaich
27 Apr

Wednesdays with WashU is a webinar series featuring Washington University alumni, faculty, parents, and friends from around the world. On Wednesday, April...

Wednesday, April 27, 2022 | 4:00 PM
Book Conversation: 'Material World of Modern Segregation'
27 Apr

Prof. Iver Bernstein invites colleagues and students to the University Libraries Book Conversation about the "Material World of Modern Segregation"...

Wednesday, April 27, 2022 | 4:30 PM
Faculty Book Talk: The Material World of Modern Segregation
27 Apr

Join us for a panel discussion by essay contributors to “The Material World of Modern Segregation: St. Louis in the Long Era of Ferguson.” The collection...

Wednesday, April 27, 2022 | 4:30 PM
Pilates Mat & More
27 Apr

Join BearFIT Instructor Leifann in Studio 1904 for this classical mix of Pilates Mat and more.

Wednesday, April 27, 2022 | 4:30 PM
Body Sculpt
27 Apr

Join BearFIT Instructor Lily in Olympic Studio for this full body, high energy workout to start your weekend off right!

Wednesday, April 27, 2022 | 5:00 PM
Dark Room Cycle
27 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...

TRX Total Assets
27 Apr

Join BearFIT Instructor Jason in Studio 1904 for this dynamic take on suspension training with a mix of dumbells and body weight exercises. Registration is...

Wednesday, April 27, 2022 | 5:30 PM
BearFit BearFLEX
27 Apr

Join BearFIT Instructor Meghann-Monday and Desi-Wednesday for this unique written workout for our WashU Family ! We will work on a workout for 4 weeks and...

Wednesday, April 27, 2022 | 6:00 PM
Yin Yoga
27 Apr

Join BearFIT Instructor Jason in Studio 1904 for this gentle stretching Yoga class. Give yourself a chance to restore and relax.

Wednesday, April 27, 2022 | 7:00 PM
BearFit Zumba
27 Apr

Join BearFIT Instructor Jessica for this high energy dance party to the latest latin hits!

Wednesday, April 27, 2022 | 7:15 PM
Jazz Band Concert
27 Apr

Program: Rehearsal Group 1 Alamode (1962) by Curtis Fuller (1913 - 1993) arr. Paul Murtha On Green Dolphin Street (1947) by Ned Washington (1901 - 1976)...

Wednesday, April 27