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Friday, December 1

Adam Pendleton: To Divide By
01 Dec

“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'
01 Dec

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

Danforth Staff Council Food Drive
01 Dec

The WashU community is invited to join the Danforth Staff Council’s Fall Food Collection Drive which will help Operation Food Search stock their shelves for...

Domesticated Pulp: Archie Publications and the Comics Code
01 Dec

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...

Gerty T. Cori and Carl F. Cori in lab, circa 1947.
01 Dec

Washington University in St. Louis has been affiliated with 26 Nobel Laureates, many of whom did a significant portion of their award-winning work at the...

MADness Unleashed: The World of MAD Magazine
01 Dec

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
01 Dec

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
01 Dec

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

Washington University Dance Theatre:  'WUDT'sNEXT'
01 Dec

Whether explicitly or implicitly, artists use their medium to express personal experience, tell stories, and to contemplate where we have been, where we are...

Friday, December 1, 2023 | 12:00 AM
01 Dec

In CIPE’s foundational workshop, learn about the IPE competencies and the emerging CIPE longitudinal curriculum through simulation, role-play, and videos....

Friday, December 1, 2023 | 9:00 AM
Tomoki Ohsawa
01 Dec

Stabilization of Mechanical Systems with Broken Symmetry via Controlled Lagrangians Abstract: Mechanical systems such as underwater vehicles, a top spinning...

Disorderly Materials / Contingent Objects
01 Dec

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 with Ian Crossfield on Exoplanet Atmospheres in the JWST Era
01 Dec

Precise abundance measurements provide some of the strongest constraints on the formation and evolution of planets, stars, and galaxies, and in the coming...

Friday, December 1, 2023 | 11:00 AM
Kemper Unplugged
01 Dec

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, December 1, 2023 | 12:00 PM
Black Studies Articulations in the Social Sciences - Graduate Student Roundtable
01 Dec

Join us for an engaging discussion moderated by Dr. John Mundell, Ph.D., a postdoctoral fellow in the department of African and African American Studies. The...

Friday, December 1, 2023 | 1:30 PM
Renaissance Private Screening
01 Dec

Join the Black Faculty and Staff Cabinet, Center for Diversity and Inclusion, Black Graduate Student Association and the Association of Black Students for an...

Friday, December 1, 2023 | 6:00 PM

Friday, December 1