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Monday, November 6

Adam Pendleton: To Divide By
06 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...

Chris Jackson and Chrystal Jackson: 'Somewhere in the Stars'
06 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
06 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
06 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...

Rethinking Tenure and Promotion Assessment in the Humanities: A Blueprint for Transformation and Innovation
06 Nov

This event will be structured around a series of conversations with invited guests, senior faculty and administrators from Washington University, as well as...

Monday, November 6, 2023 | 12:00 AM
Secret Sciences: The Hidden Arts of Alchemy
06 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
06 Nov

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

The Ginger Marcus Foreign Language Learning Speaker Series at WUSTL
06 Nov

Lecture: Monday, November 6, 2023, 4-5pm in Simon 1 Making it happen: Achieving true communication in the target language through Task-Based Language...

Monday, November 6, 2023 | 12:00 AM
Disorderly Materials / Contingent Objects
06 Nov

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

Estimating network-mediated causal effects via spectral embeddings
06 Nov

Statistics and Data Seminar Abstract: Causal inference for observational network data is an area of active interest, owing to the ubiquity of network data...

Monday, November 6, 2023 | 11:00 AM
The Department of Sociology Fall 2023 Colloquium Series Presents: Dr. Darwin Baluran
06 Nov

Colloquia Title and Topic: "The Relational Racialization of Docility and Danger: Examining How Cues of Categories Underpin Race Making in Police-Civilian...

Monday, November 6, 2023 | 11:30 AM
Black Identities Abroad with the Overseas Programs
06 Nov

Join the CDI and Overseas Programs for a new collaboration! We're hosting panels in Mudd MPR at 12 p.m. featuring Black students who have participated in a...

Monday, November 6, 2023 | 12:00 PM
Patchwork Apartheid: Private Restriction, Racial Segregation, and Urban Inequality
06 Nov

Colin Gordon, Professor, U Iowa, Author, “Patchwork Apartheid: Private Restriction, Racial Segregation, and Urban Inequality,” whose book on the use of...

Monday, November 6, 2023 | 12:00 PM
The Politics and Process of State Legislatures: What Makes Government Work
06 Nov

Join WashUlaw Professor Greg Magarian for a Fireside chat with Tom Bottern, Secretary of the Minnesota Senate. Co-sponsored by the Weidenbaum Center on the...

Monday, November 6, 2023 | 12:00 PM
Dr. Hui Xiong, Professor, Micron School of Materials Science and Engineering, Boise State University
06 Nov

Hui (Claire) Xiong, Professor, Micron School of Materials Science and Engineering, Boise State University Rechargeable batteries are promising energy...

Making it happen: Achieving true communication in the target language through Task-Based Language Teaching
06 Nov

The Ginger Marcus Foreign Language Learning Speaker Series at WashU presents this lecture by Claudia R. Fernández, Department of Hispanic and Italian...

Monday, November 6, 2023 | 4:00 PM
Vascular Contributions to Depression:  Implications for Health Disparities and Lifestyle Interventions
06 Nov

Vascular Contributions to Depression: Implications for Health Disparities and Lifestyle Interventions Vascular health is closely tied to brain health....

Monday, November 6, 2023 | 4:00 PM
Hebrew Movie Night: Matchmaking
06 Nov

Join us for a screening of Matchmaking (2022 / 96min.) - Directed by Erez Tadmor "Moti Bernstein is the son every mother wants, a student every Rabbi loves...

Monday, November 6, 2023 | 6:30 PM

Monday, November 6