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Thursday, December 7

Adam Pendleton: To Divide By
07 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'
07 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
07 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
07 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.
07 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
07 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
07 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
07 Dec

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

BME Seminar: Felipe Quiroz, PhD
07 Dec

Presenting on “Programming and probing the self-assembly of intrinsically-disordered proteins”. Felipe Quiroz, PhD, assistant professor of biomedical...

Thursday, December 7, 2023 | 10:00 AM
Disorderly Materials / Contingent Objects
07 Dec

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: Craig Lundstrom
07 Dec

Craig Lundstrom, Professor and Head of Geology, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign

Thursday, December 7, 2023 | 11:30 AM
Minh Vu
07 Dec

Data-Driven Approaches to System Analysis and Control Design Abstract: In this thesis, we study the integration of data and computational methods in...

Xi Chen
07 Dec

Computational Scattered Light Imaging for Label-free Deep Living Systems Abstract: Imaging deep inside living organisms with cellular resolution remains...

MEMS Seminar:  Daniel J. Cohen, PhD
07 Dec

Adventures in cell herding: engineering and control of multi-agent cellular swarms Abstract: We are working to accomplish for cells something akin to what a...

BME PhD Virtual Information Session
07 Dec

BME Current PhD Student Panel

Thursday, December 7, 2023 | 3:00 PM
Virtual Event
Embodied Inequality & Gender/Sex Diversity: Challenging Binary Concepts as Social Determinants of Health
07 Dec

Zachary Dubois specializes in resilience, social determinants of health, embodied stigma and inequality, and expanding and adding nuance to current...

Thursday, December 7, 2023 | 4:00 PM
Modeling the tangled bank: Eco-evolutionary dynamics in multi-species, multi-trait, non-equilibrium systems
07 Dec

John Paul DeLong, University of Nebraska - Lincoln and Cedar Point Biological Station, will present this Living Earth Collaborative/Ecology and...

Thursday, December 7, 2023 | 4:00 PM
Special Talk: 'Purging Disorder: Recent Advances and Future Challenges'
07 Dec

Abstract In 2013, the fifth edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-5) included Purging Disorder (PD) as a named condition...

Thursday, December 7, 2023 | 4:00 PM
Summer Research Fair
07 Dec

Discuss opportunities and share your questions with staff and/or student alumni from the summer research programs below. Have general questions about getting...

Thursday, December 7, 2023 | 5:00 PM
Henry L. and Natalie E. Freund Visiting Artist Lecture: Kelli Anderson
07 Dec

Artist, designer and animator Kelli Anderson will deliver the Henry L. and Natalie E. Freund Visiting Artist Lecture. Known for reinventing commonplace...

Voice Division Recital
07 Dec

WashU students in the Voice Division will perform solos, duets and more!

Visiting Hurst Professors: Christian Wiman & Marilyn Nelson
07 Dec

Christian Wiman ...is the author of Every Riven Thing, which won the Commonwealth Prize from the English Speaking Union and was a finalist for the...

Thursday, December 7, 2023 | 8:00 PM
WU Cinema Presents: 'Die Hard'
07 Dec

“…A villain fresh from the Royal Shakespeare Company, a thug from the Bolshoi Ballet and a hero who carries with him the smirks and wisecracks that helped...

Thursday, December 7, 2023 | 8:00 PM

Thursday, December 7