A guide to events on our campuses.

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Events

Thursday, August 18

Bound for Beauty
18 Aug

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

Chiura Obata, an Artist Behind Barbed Wire: 80 Years After the Incarceration
18 Aug

Chiura Obata (1885-1975) was a Japanese American painter known primarily for illustrating the West Coast landscape in works that embody his artistic...

Leaving China: An Artist Paints His World War II Childhood
18 Aug

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

Powder, Crinoline, Beasts, Gremlins: Fairytale Subjects in Illustration
18 Aug

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...

Stories From World War II
18 Aug

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

Through the Scope: A Small History of Microscopy
18 Aug

The invention of the microscope revealed the invisible and enabled new fields of biomedical research. Explore a small history of microscopy, from Robert...

Abstract DNA illustration (image: Shutterstock)
18 Aug

The Synthetic Biology Young Speaker Series (SynBYSS) is a yearlong, weekly, virtual seminar series. The series is organized and chaired by Tae Seok Moon,...

Thursday, August 18 | 10:00 AM
Virtual Event
WUSM Farmers Market
18 Aug

The Office of Sustainability, Operations & Facilities Management Department, and Human Resources are excited to announce the return of The School of Medicine...

Thursday, August 18 | 10:00 AM
BearFit Hatha Yoga
18 Aug

Join BearFIT Instructor Chris for this noon hour break of stretching, breathing, and mindfulness.

Thursday, August 18 | 12:00 PM
Community Discussions: WUSM’s Commitment to Anti-Racism Statement
18 Aug

In early 2021, the Executive Faculty of Washington University School of Medicine approved a “WUSM Leadership Commitment to Anti-Racism Statement,” naming...

Thursday, August 18 | 2:00 PM
Virtual Event
TRX Total Assets
18 Aug

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...

Thursday, August 18 | 4:00 PM
BearFit Vinyasa Yoga
18 Aug

Join BearFIT Instructor Monica in Studio 1904 for this gentle but challenging Yoga Class.

Thursday, August 18 | 6:30 PM
Chef's Tasting Menu
18 Aug

Join us on Thursday, August 18th for our next Chef’s Tasting Menu. This 5-course meal features the best of the season’s flavors, carefully orchestrated and...

Thursday, August 18 | 6:30 PM

Thursday, August 18