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Tuesday, February 21

Credit: Katherine Simone Reynolds
21 Feb

In 2021 the Washington University Libraries acquired the literary papers of Aaron Coleman. Coleman, a poet and translator, received his Master of Fine Arts...

50 Years of Title IX
21 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
21 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'
21 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...

Inherent Vice: Preserving Vulnerable Collections
21 Feb

Libraries and archives are stewards to immense collections threatened by building leaks, pest infestations, and their own inherent vices. The Inherent Vice...

School of Medicine Composting Pilot Program
21 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
21 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
21 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....

PET-RTRC Workshops & Scientific Session
21 Feb

2023 PET-RTRC Workshops & Scientific Session. The goal of our Center is to develop a portfolio of targeted PET-based probes for human imaging to detect...

Tuesday, February 21, 2023 | 8:30 AM
Fostering Age Inclusivity
21 Feb

All WashU staff and faculty are invited to take part in this 2-hour interactive session guided by the Harvey A. Friedman Center for Aging in partnership with...

Tuesday, February 21, 2023 | 9:00 AM
Virtual Event
Equity-Minded Reform of Faculty Evaluation: Principles and Action
21 Feb

The Faculty Development & Support Initiative under WashU's ten-year strategic vision, Here and Next, will be hosting a university-wide town hall...

Tuesday, February 21, 2023 | 12:00 PM
Virtual Event
Microbiology Seminar Series
21 Feb

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

2023 Midwest Climate Summit
21 Feb

The Midwest Climate Summit is a three-day gathering of climate leaders, researchers, and professionals focused on expanding knowledge, accelerating climate...

Tuesday, February 21, 2023 | 4:00 PM
Civic Café: Civic Journey Spotlight: Shira Berkowitz of PROMO
21 Feb

On Tuesday, February 21 from 5:30pm-7:00pm, the Gephardt Institute is thrilled to welcome Shira Burkowitz of PROMO for a conversation on her civic journey....

Tuesday, February 21, 2023 | 5:30 PM
Department of Sociology Spring 2023 Film Series: 'Our America: Lowballed'
21 Feb

The Department of Sociology will be holding a special screening of the ABC News documentary titled, "Our America: Lowballed." This documentary features one...

Tuesday, February 21, 2023 | 6:00 PM

Tuesday, February 21