A guide to events on our campuses.

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Events

Tuesday, December 5

Chris Jackson and Chrystal Jackson: 'Somewhere in the Stars'
05 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
05 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
05 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.
05 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
05 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
05 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
05 Dec

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

Disorderly Materials / Contingent Objects
05 Dec

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

Toast of WU
05 Dec

Toast of WU Toastmasters Weekly meeting. Registration Link: https://wustl-hipaa.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJwrcO-gqDMoG9B39SJkOBMXTRbkhW4eKMzk

Tuesday, December 5, 2023 | 12:00 PM
Virtual Event
Open Classroom | Unlocking Potential: Holistic Approaches to Supporting Adolescent Mental Health in School Settings
05 Dec

In the dynamic landscape of today’s educational environments, adolescents in resource-poor settings face unique challenges that can affect their mental...

Tuesday, December 5, 2023 | 12:30 PM
Brown Hall, Brown Lounge
Stream Available
Book Talk with Steve Hindle
05 Dec

Professor Steve Hindle (History) will discuss his latest book, The Social Topography of a Rural Community: Scenes of Labouring Life in Seventeenth Century...

Tuesday, December 5, 2023 | 3:00 PM
How the Military Takes a Hit and Keeps On Going – Happy Hour
05 Dec

Toughness is defined: we can take a hit and keep going, tapping all sources of strength and resilience. This definition has spurred a Navy-wide conversation...

Tuesday, December 5, 2023 | 4:00 PM
Virtual Event
Bright Futures Ahead: Essential Techniques and Policies for Supporting and Uplifting Today’s Youth
05 Dec

Hear from child well-being experts on practical strategies to prevent and address mental health challenges and enable young people to thrive. Panelists will...

Tuesday, December 5, 2023 | 5:00 PM
Jazz Combos Concert
05 Dec

Bill Lenihan, Director of Jazz Performance, will lead small groups in performance.

Tuesday, December 5