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Tuesday, October 17

Chris Jackson and Chrystal Jackson: 'Somewhere in the Stars'
17 Oct

Washington University in St. Louis alumnus (1981) Chris Jackson authored and produced numerous musical shows and productions in St. Louis, the Midwest, and...

A student hands a freshly screen printed T-shirt that says "The future is what we build together" at a Civic Action Week 2022 event.
17 Oct

Civic Action Week (CAW) kicks off on October 16! CAW is a weeklong initiative to highlight civic engagement opportunities throughout Washington University—in...

Domesticated Pulp: Archie Publications and the Comics Code
17 Oct

For over 50 years, the Comics Code Authority enforced its Seal of Approval, a set of self-imposed guidelines used to judge comics as appropriate for all...

Long shalt thou live, if these well be done: Food, Drink and Health
17 Oct

You are what you eat! From medieval humoral theory using food to balance one's complexion to American homesteading recipes on making meals that best aid...

MADness Unleashed: The World of MAD Magazine
17 Oct

The MADness Unleashed exhibition is an overview of MAD Magazine and its place within American culture. The exhibition is highlighted by original art and...

Secret Sciences: The Hidden Arts of Alchemy
17 Oct

In the popular imagination, alchemy is often synonymous with the transmutation of lead into gold. But while this was certainly one of the alchemists’ goals,...

The Assembled Playwright: Harley Hammerman’s Eugene O’Neill Collection
17 Oct

The Assembled Playwright exhibition presents highlights from the Harley Hammerman Collection on Eugene O’Neill. The exhibition includes manuscripts,...

Fire & Freedom: 'Food and Enslavement in Early America'
17 Oct

The traveling exhibition from the NLM explore ways in which meals can tell us how power is exchanged between and among different peoples, races, genders and...

Disorderly Materials / Contingent Objects
17 Oct

Over the past two decades, several philosophers, art theorists, and cultural critics have turned their attention to the study of matter. Philosopher Jane...

Statistics and Data Science Seminar with Nobel Laureate Lars Peter Hansen
17 Oct

Department of Statistics and Data Science proudly presents: Risk, Ambiguity, and Misspecification: Decision Theory, Robust Control, and Statistics, presented...

Tuesday, October 17, 2023 | 12:00 PM
Toast of WU
17 Oct

Toast of WU Toastmasters Weekly meeting. Registration Link: https://wustl-hipaa.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJwrcO-gqDMoG9B39SJkOBMXTRbkhW4eKMzk

Tuesday, October 17, 2023 | 12:00 PM
Virtual Event
What Does It Mean to be Here?
17 Oct

This virtual space welcomes staff and faculty participants to come together, bringing what is on their minds. Here participants are able to practice...

Tuesday, October 17, 2023 | 1:30 PM
Virtual Event
Zotero Citation Manager
17 Oct

Learn how to use Zotero to organize citations and create APA bibliographies. No registration needed.

Tuesday, October 17, 2023 | 4:00 PM
A photo of Shira Berkowitz
17 Oct

On Tuesday, Oct. 17 from 5:30 p.m. - 7 p.m., the Gephardt Institute is thrilled to welcome Shira Berkowitz for a conversation on her civic journey. For...

Tuesday, October 17, 2023 | 5:30 PM
Latinx Student-Athlete Panel with Athletics
17 Oct

Join us for the 2nd Annual Student-Athlete Panel Discussion hosted in collaboration with WashU Athletics. The panel is Moderated by Meghann Feelyand and...

Visiting Hurst Professor: Rigoberto González, Craft Talk
17 Oct

Washington University Department of English is proud to welcome Visiting Hurst Professor, Rigoberto González. Rigoberto González was born in Bakersfield,...

Tuesday, October 17, 2023 | 8:00 PM

Tuesday, October 17