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Friday, October 27

Adam Pendleton: To Divide By
27 Oct

“What is your name?” “Where are you from?” “How did you end up here?” “Can you feel it?” “Does it hurt?” With these and other questions, the American artist...

Cabaret
27 Oct

Join us for a raucous and risqué revival of Kander and Ebb’s musical masterpiece. Set in the chaotic world of Weimar Berlin, Cabaret is a phantasmagorical...

Friday, October 27, 2023 | 12:00 AM
Chris Jackson and Chrystal Jackson: 'Somewhere in the Stars'
27 Oct

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

Domesticated Pulp: Archie Publications and the Comics Code
27 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...

Fall 2023 Undergraduate Research Symposium
27 Oct

The OUR's biannual symposia showcase the diverse range of research and experiential learning projects completed by WashU undergraduates and mentored by WashU...

MADness Unleashed: The World of MAD Magazine
27 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...

Parent & Family Weekend 2023
27 Oct

Parent & Family Weekend at Washington University in St. Louis is an opportunity for student and family members to reconnect on campus. Throughout the...

Secret Sciences: The Hidden Arts of Alchemy
27 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
27 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'
27 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...

Muriah D. Wheelock
27 Oct

Network level analysis for connectome-wide association studies: applications in the developing brain Abstract: Cutting-edge brain connectivity mapping...

Friday, October 27, 2023 | 8:30 AM
Innovation in Social and Community Psychology Summit
27 Oct

This year's summit will focus on the topic of "Psychology for Social Change." Four experts from psychology and related fields will discuss their work with...

Friday, October 27, 2023 | 9:00 AM
Adilson Motter
27 Oct

Scalable Control of Large Physical, Biological, and Socio-Technological Networks Abstract: The control of large-scale networks is a pressing problem of...

Introduction to Text Mining with Python
27 Oct

Learn about the principles of text mining using Python. We’ll introduce preparing a corpus for computational analysis, analyzing the corpus with Python, and...

Disorderly Materials / Contingent Objects
27 Oct

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

Kimberly Parker, Assistant Professor, Washington University in St. Louis
27 Oct

Kimberly Parker, Assistant Professor Department of Energy, Environmental & Chemical Engineering Washington University in St. Louis Emerging Agricultural...

Friday, October 27, 2023 | 11:00 AM
Lunch & Learn: Part-Time Master of Social Work Program
27 Oct

Join a panel of representatives from the Brown School at Washington University in St. Louis to learn about the Part-Time Master of Social Work program,...

Friday, October 27, 2023 | 11:30 AM
National Disability Employment Awareness Month: Advancing Disability Inclusion
27 Oct

One in four adults in the United States are living with some kind of disability. This diverse community is made up of unique individuals whose knowledge,...

Abstract relational concepts and the Language of Thought Hypothesis
27 Oct

Abstract: The Language of Thought Hypothesis (LoTH) holds that thinking occurs in a mental language that is analogous to natural language. A key feature of...

Friday, October 27, 2023 | 12:00 PM
Global Health Week: Global Health and Engineering Flyer
27 Oct

Global Health Week Event: Global Health & Engineering with Christine O'Brien, PhD, Assistant Professor Biomedical Engineering, McKelvey Friday, October...

Friday, October 27, 2023 | 12:00 PM
Kemper Unplugged
27 Oct

Take a break in your day to hear Washington University faculty and students from the Department of Music, Arts & Sciences, in intimate chamber music and...

Friday, October 27, 2023 | 12:00 PM
The Queer Experience Museum Tour and Conversation
27 Oct

Join José Garza, museum academic programs coordinator, for an interactive tour of selected artworks from the permanent collection that are currently on view....

Friday, October 27, 2023 | 2:00 PM
Negotiating Racial Identity: Racialized Assimilation in the Performances of Lee Tung Foo as the First Chinese American Vaudeville Singer
27 Oct

Abstract Lee Tung Foo (1875–1966), the pioneering Chinese-American professional vaudeville baritone, emerged as a prominent figure in American popular music...

Friday, October 27, 2023 | 3:00 PM
University Shield
27 Oct

The WashU Pride Alumni Network (WUpan) is turning 10! Join us as we celebrate the 10th anniversary of WUpan's founding. Build fellowship with other LGBTQ+...

Friday, October 27, 2023 | 5:00 PM

Friday, October 27