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Friday, December 8

Adam Pendleton: To Divide By
08 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'
08 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
08 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
08 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.
08 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...

Last Day of Classes
08 Dec

Last day of fall semester.

MADness Unleashed: The World of MAD Magazine
08 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
08 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
08 Dec

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

Digital Transformation Symposium
08 Dec

The Digital Transformation Symposium will feature more than one dozen Washington University faculty sharing compelling stories from their recent research...

Friday, December 8, 2023 | 8:00 AM
Takashi Tanaka
08 Dec

Minimum Information Control: Theory, Applications, and Recent Progress Abstract: Control theory is a branch of information science studying the use of...

Disorderly Materials / Contingent Objects
08 Dec

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

Winter Research Symposium
08 Dec

Satisfy your intellect and appetite at our research symposium, featuring engaging presentations at the poster session. Enjoy a delectable lunch while...

Friday, December 8, 2023 | 11:30 AM
International Writers Series: Sam Zamrik
08 Dec

Join us for a special International Writers Series event with Syrian poet Sam Zamrik. They will be joined in conversation by Sarah Koellner, Assistant...

Friday, December 8, 2023 | 1:00 PM
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