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Tuesday, February 14

50 Years of Title IX
14 Feb

In June 1972, Congress passed Title IX, prohibiting sex-based discrimination in any federal government-funded school or other educational programs. The 50...

Beauty in Enormous Bleakness: The Design Legacy of the Interned Generation of Japanese Americans
14 Feb

"The Beauty in Enormous Bleakness: The Design Legacy of the Interned Generation of Japanese Americans" explores architecture’s relationship to issues of...

Chakaia Booker: 'Shaved Portions'
14 Feb

Chakaia Booker is renowned for her artistic practice that pushes the limits of abstraction through the use of her signature material—discarded rubber tires...

School of Medicine Composting Pilot Program
14 Feb

Was your New Year's resolution to be more sustainable? Here's an easy way to stick to it! WashU School of Medicine will be piloting a composting program at...

Shakespeare in Hand
14 Feb

Shakespeare’s words have become so famous that there is a quote for just about every circumstance or occasion. Though many miniature books feature an entire...

Mr. William Shakespeare's comedies, histories, and tragedies, 1685
14 Feb

"The Play’s the Thing" exhibition celebrates the 400-year anniversary of the first folio—the first time William Shakespeare’s collected works were printed....

Glaser Gallery Exhibit: 'How did we get hear? Historic hearing devices, 1800-2000'
14 Feb

The hearing aids we are familiar with today are both tiny and mighty, but they weren’t always that way. This exhibit highlights the long history of hearing...

Love Data Week 2023: NIH Experts on Implications of New Data Management & Sharing Policy
14 Feb

Join us for a week of virtual presentations and workshops around all things data. Presented by Bernard Becker Medical Library, Washington University...

Tuesday, February 14, 2023 | 10:00 AM
Virtual Event
Friendship Day hosted by Women & Engineering Center
14 Feb

Countries worldwide celebrate Feb. 14 as Friendship Day; we want to, too. Stop by McKelvey Commons for refreshments. While you’re there, please write a...

Microbiology Seminar Series
14 Feb

The Microbiology seminar series is held weekly during the academic year. Speakers present current research on pathogenic bacteria, fungi, protozoa,...

Transitions Inside the Labyrinth of Caregiving
14 Feb

Dr. Parker Oliver will merge her research with caregivers at the end of life and her personal experience in caring for her husband, providing participants...

Tuesday, February 14, 2023 | 12:00 PM
Virtual Event
Stepped Care for Women’s Mental Health in Primary Care in Tajikistan
14 Feb

In Tajikistan, women bear a disproportionate burden of common mental disorders (CMD), many of which are undiagnosed and untreated due to a lack of mental...

Tuesday, February 14, 2023 | 12:30 PM
Virtual Event
Love Data Week 2023: Data is for Everyone
14 Feb

Join us for a week of virtual presentations and workshops around all things data. Presented by Bernard Becker Medical Library, Washington University...

Tuesday, February 14, 2023 | 1:00 PM
Virtual Event
Effective Presentations
14 Feb

This seminar is part of the CRTC Career Development Seminar Series. The Career Development Seminar Series offers periodic workshops and presentations open to...

Tuesday, February 14, 2023 | 3:30 PM
The Experience: Cathartic Writing, Collectivity and Care Among Undocumented Mexican Immigrants
14 Feb

This talk draws from an ethnography of a little-known therapeutic community of undocumented Mexican immigrants living in the United States. The foundation of...

Tuesday, February 14, 2023 | 4:00 PM
Civic Café: Getting to Know St. Louis City Government, a Skill Building Workshop
14 Feb

Boards of aldermen, city councils, mayors, and 88 municipalities – St. Louis City and County governments can sound a bit like a maze to navigate. It is hard...

Tuesday, February 14, 2023 | 5:30 PM
In the Camps: Understanding the Xinjiang Situation
14 Feb

Darren Byler, of Simon Fraser University, will virtually join us to discuss the incarceration of minority populations in Xinjiang, China. While Western...

Tuesday, February 14, 2023 | 6:30 PM

Tuesday, February 14