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Friday, November 3

Adam Pendleton: To Divide By
03 Nov

“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
03 Nov

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, November 3, 2023 | 12:00 AM
Chris Jackson and Chrystal Jackson: 'Somewhere in the Stars'
03 Nov

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
03 Nov

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...

MADness Unleashed: The World of MAD Magazine
03 Nov

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
03 Nov

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
03 Nov

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'
03 Nov

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...

WashU Employee Onsite Biometric Screening Event
03 Nov

Knowing your numbers is key in detecting disease early and we offer three ways for all WashU benefits eligible employees to complete their annual screening...

Zotero Citation Manager
03 Nov

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

Friday, November 3, 2023 | 9:00 AM
BME Dissertation Defense: Andrew Van
03 Nov

Presenting on “Advances in Off-resonance Distortion Correction for Echo Planar Imaging” Read the full abstract. Andrew Van, PhD candidate, will defend...

Friday, November 3, 2023 | 11:00 AM
Renato Mancuso
03 Nov

Renato Mancuso Department of Computer Science Boston University We entrust our lives to computing systems. Whenever we hop on a flight, suddenly brake in a...

Friday, November 3, 2023 | 11:00 AM
Disorderly Materials / Contingent Objects
03 Nov

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

Space Sciences/Astrophysics Seminar on A Nonlinear Perspective on Accreting Compact Objects
03 Nov

Accreting compact objects such as neutron stars and black holes in X-ray Binaries (XRBs) and the supermassive black holes at the center of galaxies, called...

Friday, November 3, 2023 | 11:00 AM
The Department of Sociology Fall 2023 Colloquium Series Presents: Faith Deckard
03 Nov

Colloquia Title and Topic: "Widening the Carceral Net through Financial Risk: The Case of Commercial Bail" How are people without direct contact impacted,...

Friday, November 3, 2023 | 11:30 AM
Annual Display of Rare Anatomical Texts
03 Nov

Becker Library's annual rare books open house is a unique opportunity to see a rare selection of spectacular medical works dating from the Renaissance to the...

Lecture: Imaging the Structural Details of Myelin in Neurodegenerative Diseases with Optical Birefringence Microscopy
03 Nov

Dr. Irving Bigio will be presenting his work titled "Imaging the Structural Details of Myelin in Neurodegenerative Diseases with Optical Birefringence...

In Conversation with Michele LeRoux and Liz Mallott
03 Nov

Join us for an enlightening evening with stellar women faculty Liz Mallott and Michele LeRoux, who recently established their lab groups at Washington...

Friday, November 3, 2023 | 2:30 PM
Sounding the Unseen: Radio dramaturgy from Wireless to Podcast
03 Nov

What makes radio storytelling unique? How does the medium’s restriction to the auditory sense offer new opportunities for dramatic representation? In this...

Friday, November 3, 2023 | 3:00 PM
The Geospatial Research Initiative welcomes Nadine Alameh and Jen Marcus
03 Nov

Please join us for a talk and discussion led by Nadine Alameh, Inaugural Executive Director of Taylor Geospatial Institute and world-renowned geospatial...

Friday, November 3, 2023 | 3:00 PM
Fall Graduate Colloquium
03 Nov

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Friday, November 3, 2023 | 4:30 PM
Visiting Hurst Professor: Timothy Donnelly, Craft Talk
03 Nov

Washington University Department of English is proud to welcome Visiting Hurst Professor, Timothy Donnelly. Timothy Donnelly’s most recent book of poetry is...

Friday, November 3, 2023 | 8:00 PM

Friday, November 3