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Thursday, November 9

Adam Pendleton: To Divide By
09 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'
09 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
09 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
09 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
09 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
09 Nov

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

MEMS PhD Virtual Information Session
09 Nov

General Information Session

Thursday, November 9, 2023 | 9:00 AM
Virtual Event
Evaluating Open Educational Resource Quality and Accessibility
09 Nov

Where do you find open educational resources, and how do you evaluate their quality? Faculty and instructional staff are experts at evaluating the quality of...

Thursday, November 9, 2023 | 10:00 AM
Disorderly Materials / Contingent Objects
09 Nov

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

EEPS Colloquium: Anne Dekas
09 Nov

Microbial Carbon and Nitrogen Cycling in the Deep Sea Microorganisms play an essential role in biogeochemical cycling, today and throughout time. The deep...

Thursday, November 9, 2023 | 11:30 AM
The Department of Sociology Fall 2023 Colloquium Series Presents: Dr. Heather O'Connell
09 Nov

Colloquia Title and Topic: “Confederate Monuments and Racism: Historical and Contemporary Relationships" I combine several of my projects related to...

Thursday, November 9, 2023 | 11:30 AM
APIDA Identities Abroad with Overseas Programs
09 Nov

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

Thursday, November 9, 2023 | 12:00 PM
Google's Approach to Improving Mental Health
09 Nov

Megan Jones Bell, Clinical Director at Google Health, presents this ICTS mHealth Research Core Seminar.

Thursday, November 9, 2023 | 12:00 PM
Virtual Event
Badri Roysam
09 Nov

Comprehensively Profiling and Exploring Multiplexed Immunofluorescence Images of Brain Tissue for Driving Therapeutics Development Abstract: Brain tissue...

MEMS Seminar:  Kira Barton, PhD
09 Nov

Modeling and Control for Advanced Manufacturing Systems Abstract: Manufacturing has undergone significant changes over the past five-ten years thanks to...

Office of Technology Management
09 Nov

Are you working on an innovation you think should be spun out into a startup? What resources are available to help? How can you become involved in the...

Thursday, November 9, 2023 | 3:00 PM
BME PhD Virtual Information Session
09 Nov

Meet the BME Faculty

Thursday, November 9, 2023 | 4:00 PM
Virtual Event
Diversity Perspectives: Presenting Nicole Maines
09 Nov

Paving the way for LGBTQ+ youth on and off screen WashU Olin is proud to welcome transgender youth advocate and actress Nicole Maines to our community to...

Thursday, November 9, 2023 | 4:00 PM
Virtual Event
Innovations in Age-related Macular and Retinal Degeneration
09 Nov

The Professor and Dean Jay M. Enoch and Rebekah Enoch Endowed Lecture presented by Elliott Sohn, MD, FASRS

Living Earth Collaborative / Ecology and Evolutionary Biology Seminar
09 Nov

Mahal Bugay: "Soil chemistry and rhizosphere microbial communities co-vary across an urbanization gradient” and Wenhsi Kuo: "Population structure and ...

Thursday, November 9, 2023 | 4:00 PM
Title IX: What to Know as a Graduate-Professional Student
09 Nov

This session is facilitated by Jordan Crean, Gender Equity and Title IX Compliance Office (GETIXCO) Education Specialist; Mary Reid, Relationship and Sexual...

Finding Similar Phrases for Database Searching
09 Nov

Learn how to find similar phrases in order to expand your database search. Covers the research guide tab, database thesauri, database words, and a...

Thursday, November 9, 2023 | 4:15 PM
Asian American Studies Fall Mixer
09 Nov

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Thursday, November 9, 2023 | 4:30 PM
International Writers Series: Christopher Merrill
09 Nov

Renowned poet, essayist, and translator Christopher Merrill will join the University Libraries for a reading and discussion of his work, including his most...

Panels on Life: Religion, Spirituality, and Medicine
09 Nov

Join us while we illuminate the intricate intersections of medicine with religion and spirituality. We seek to delve into the moral and ethical dimensions...

Reimagining the Linear Economy, presented by Olin Net Impact
09 Nov

The modern global economy starts with resource extraction and ends in waste - it is linear. To ensure a more sustainable future, we must shift toward a...

Thursday, November 9, 2023 | 5:30 PM
Carry Your Weight: Sexual Violence on College Campuses
09 Nov

"Carry That Weight: Sexual Violence on College Campuses," featuring artist and activist Emma Sulkowicz on November 9 at 6:00pm in Graham Chapel. RSVP for the...

Thursday, November 9, 2023 | 6:00 PM
Celebrating 50 Years of Hip-Hop Through Film and Music
09 Nov

This immersive showcase provides a profound exploration of hip-hop's global influence on art and culture. It encompasses music, visual arts, fashion,...

Thursday, November 9, 2023 | 6:00 PM
Mellon Mays Undergraduate Fellowship Information Session
09 Nov

Calling sophmores in social sciences and humanities! Are you interested in funded independent research? Join us November 8 from 7:00-8:30 to hear more about...

Thursday, November 9, 2023 | 7:00 PM
Moving Bones: The Repatriation of Human Remains in Late Qing as a Historical and Cultural Phenomenon
09 Nov

To be buried in one’s home village, like fallen leaves returning to their roots, was a long-held ideal in China. For centuries, returning for burial the...

Thursday, November 9, 2023 | 7:00 PM
Virtual Event
Visiting Hurst Professor: Timothy Donnelly, Craft Talk
09 Nov

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

Thursday, November 9, 2023 | 8:00 PM
WU Cinema Presents: 'Akira Kurosawa’s Ran'
09 Nov

“Spectacular! Among the most thrilling movie experiences a viewer can have!” – Terrance Rafferty, The New York Times 1985. Japan. Directed by Akira...

Thursday, November 9, 2023 | 8:00 PM

Thursday, November 9