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Thursday, September 15

Bound for Beauty
15 Sep

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

Ervin Scholars: Honor the Legacy
15 Sep

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 Sep

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

Stories From World War II
15 Sep

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

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

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...

Through the Scope: A Small History of Microscopy
15 Sep

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

Donuts with the Vice Dean
15 Sep

Come to the Office of Grad Studies Suite and have coffee and donuts with Director of Grad Student Affairs, Andy Wiegert and Vice Dean of Graduate Education,...

Thursday, September 15 | 8:30 AM
Greek Tragedy Symposium: Anapests and the Tragic Plot
15 Sep

Professor Timothy Moore will be speaking on Thursday, September 15th via Zoom at 9:00 AM Central Time on “Anapests and the Tragic Plot,” as part of a...

Thursday, September 15 | 9:00 AM
Virtual Event
Pause @ Graham Chapel
15 Sep

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...

Thursday, September 15 | 9:00 AM
BME Seminar: Young L. Kim, PhD
15 Sep

Presenting on “Hyperspectral learning and cyberphysical biophotonics for mHealth” Young L. Kim, PhD, Professor and Associate Head for Research in Biomedical...

Thursday, September 15 | 10:00 AM
School of Medicine Bike Tuneup
15 Sep

Join the Operations & Facilities Management Department, in partnership with the Office of Sustainability, for a FREE bike tune up Thursday, September 15 at...

Thursday, September 15 | 10:00 AM
Abstract DNA illustration (image: Shutterstock)
15 Sep

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, September 15 | 10:00 AM
Virtual Event
WUSM Farmers Market
15 Sep

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

Thursday, September 15 | 10:00 AM
If You Do Nothing Else, Please Take Time to Listen: Black Families and the Child Welfare System
15 Sep

It is widely understood that unacceptable and unsustainable racial disparities have resulted in a disproportionate number of Black children being placed in...

Thursday, September 15 | 2:00 PM
Virtual Event
Sara Roccabianca
15 Sep

Sara Roccabianca, associate professor and the Marvin L. VanDerPloeg Endowed Professor in Mechanical Engineering at Michigan State University, will present...

Welcome Back Global Studies!
15 Sep

This event will bring together students, faculty, and staff to celebrate the start of the year. Tabea Alexa Linhard will share her vision for the future of...

Thursday, September 15 | 3:00 PM
ESE Dissertation Defense: Maria Medrano
15 Sep

Proton radiotherapy has the potential to provide clinically effective treatment and highly conformal dose delivery when the rapid dose falloff at the end of...

Environmental DNA for Assessing Genetic Diversity and Species Abundance
15 Sep

Living Earth Collaborative/Evolution, Ecology & Population Biology seminars are hybrid. Those who wish to join virtually can watch the livestream on YouTube.

Thursday, September 15 | 4:00 PM
Hypnerotomachie: A Rare Book Open House
15 Sep

The Libraries recently acquired a rare copy of Hypnerotomachie, printed in Paris in 1561. The book features gorgeous illustrations, interesting layouts, and...

Panels on Life: a Conversation about Friendship
15 Sep

Join the Office for Religious, Spiritual & Ethical Life for the first event of the new Panels on Life series, which brings together WashU community members...

WU Cinema Presents: 'The Big Lebowski'
15 Sep

Director: Joel Coen, Ethan Coen Runtime: 117 mins. 1998 Format: DCP All Jeff ‘the Dude’ Lebowski wants to do is go bowling, but when he’s mistaken for LA...

Thursday, September 15 | 7:00 PM

Thursday, September 15