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Wednesday, January 25

Beauty in Enormous Bleakness: The Design Legacy of the Interned Generation of Japanese Americans
25 Jan

"The Beauty in Enormous Bleakness: The Design Legacy of the Interned Generation of Japanese Americans" explores architecture’s relationship to issues of...

Chakaia Booker: 'Shaved Portions'
25 Jan

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

Seymour Chwast, End Bad Breath, 1967. D.B. Dowd Modern Graphic History Library
25 Jan

In the late 1940s and 50s, mainstream illustration was dominated by the simulated small-town charm of Norman Rockwell and the slick but false assurances of...

Holiday Lights Recycling 2022-2023
25 Jan

Wondering what to do with your old or unworkable holiday lights? You can recycle them! The annual Holiday Lights Recycling Drive returns to Washington...

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

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...

Mr. William Shakespeare's comedies, histories, and tragedies, 1685
25 Jan

"The Play’s the Thing" exhibition celebrates the 400-year anniversary of the first folio—the first time William Shakespeare’s collected works were printed....

Valuable Dregs: Research in the William Gaddis Papers
25 Jan

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

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

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...

Funding Information Lunches for Humanities Faculty
25 Jan

The Center for the Humanities aims to support humanities faculty in applying for external grants to support their research and teaching in addition to the...

Hoover Fellow and Presidential Campaign Advisor: A Conversation with Lanhee J. Chen
25 Jan

This question & answer forum between Weidenbaum Center Director Andrew Reeves and Professor Lanhee Chen will cover a wide-range of topics, including: the...

Wednesday, January 25 | 12:00 PM
Virtual Event
Power Lunch & Learn: Personal Branding with William Arruda
25 Jan

Welcome to the new all-virtual, all-the-time world of work! With one click, one tap, one search term, people are forming their impression of you from pixels....

Wednesday, January 25 | 12:00 PM
Virtual Event
COVID-19 Pandemic and the Impact on Our School Communities
25 Jan

Through our collaborative Safe Return to School project, educational inequities were witnessed in school communities that serve predominantly Black and...

Wednesday, January 25 | 12:30 PM
Virtual Event
RIS (Research Infrastructure Services) HPC
25 Jan

Open On Demand is a GUI-based method of interacting with high-performance computing systems through a web browser. At this live webinar, you will learn how...

Wednesday, January 25 | 1:00 PM
Virtual Event
Physics Colloquium on Quantum Devices Based on Two-Dimensional Materials
25 Jan

In this talk I will describe a few collaborative efforts between my lab and others to create novel qubits that are fabricated using both old materials and a...

Wednesday, January 25 | 1:45 PM
The Rule of Four by Ian Caldwell & Dustin Thomason
25 Jan

At this book club, we will discuss The Rule of Four by Ian Caldwell and Dustin Thomason. On the eve of graduation, two friends are a hairsbreadth from...

Wednesday, January 25 | 3:00 PM
Virtual Event
Hannah Frye
25 Jan

Join the St. Louis Neuroscience Outreach Interest Group (StLNOIG) for our quarterly seminar. Hannah Frye, PhD, Senior Policy Advisor at MIT Washington Office...

Wednesday, January 25 | 4:00 PM
Virtual Event

Wednesday, January 25