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Friday, December 15

Adam Pendleton: To Divide By
15 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'
15 Dec

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
15 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.
15 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
15 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
15 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
15 Dec

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

Salman Asif
15 Dec

Factorized Networks for Continual, Multi-task, and Multi-Modal Learning Abstract: I will present some of our recent work on adapting deep networks for...

Disorderly Materials / Contingent Objects
15 Dec

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

BME Dissertation Defense: Erin Newcomer
15 Dec

Presenting on “Mechanisms and Prevention of Antibiotic Resistant Organism Spread in Hospitals”. Read the full abstract. Erin Newcomer, PhD candidate, will...

Friday, December 15, 2023 | 1:00 PM
Will Hamic
15 Dec

Silicon Photomultipliers for Diffuse Optical Tomography Abstract: Optical neuroimaging stands as a promising potential surrogate for fMRI, capable of...

PhD Admissions Cram Session Virtual Information Session
15 Dec

Join us to have your last minute PhD Admissions questions answered by our admissions staff.

Friday, December 15, 2023 | 3:00 PM
Virtual Event

Friday, December 15