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Thursday, February 23

Credit: Katherine Simone Reynolds
23 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
23 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
23 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'
23 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
23 Feb

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

RDE Faculty Retreat Spring 2023: Community engagement
23 Feb

RDE’s 2023 workshop is for Washington University humanities scholars who seek to incorporate community engagement in their teaching, research and...

School of Medicine Composting Pilot Program
23 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
23 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
23 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....

Washington University College Republicans
23 Feb

Join us for fun, pizza-filled discussions on current events each Thursday from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. in DUC 232.

Thursday, February 23, 2023 | 6:30 AM
2023 Midwest Climate Summit
23 Feb

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

Thursday, February 23, 2023 | 9:00 AM
PET-RTRC Workshops & Scientific Session
23 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...

Thursday, February 23, 2023 | 9:00 AM
Digital Transformation Coffee Hour
23 Feb

Curious about WashU's new Digital Transformation initiative? Have ideas? Want to get involved? Every Thursday, you can join Philip R.O. Payne, Digital...

Thursday, February 23, 2023 | 9:30 AM
BME Seminar: Yifan Dai, PhD
23 Feb

Presenting on “A New Phase of Biological Controls- A design framework for programmable synthetic biomolecular condensates and the mechanisms of a functional...

Thursday, February 23, 2023 | 10:00 AM
Foundations of an Inclusive Workplace*
23 Feb

All WashU staff and faculty are invited to participate in this collaborative learning session. Participants will build and practice skills to help them...

Thursday, February 23, 2023 | 10:00 AM
WUSM Farmers Market
23 Feb

The Office of Sustainability, Operations & Facilities Management Department, and Human Resources are excited to announce the return of The School of Medicine...

Power Lunch and Learn: Insights from Alumni in Strategy Careers in Technology, Financial Services and CPG
23 Feb

What do Strategy roles involve? What background, experience and skills are important to land and be successful in a Strategy Career? What are the realities...

Thursday, February 23, 2023 | 12:00 PM
Virtual Event
Infant and Early Childhood Mental Health: Supporting Families and Improving Child Outcomes
23 Feb

Nearly a quarter of young children living in poverty experience mental health conditions such as PTSD and anxiety. As such, social workers are increasingly...

Thursday, February 23, 2023 | 12:30 PM
Virtual Event
Humanities and the City
23 Feb

Faculty Book Celebration keynote speaker Davarian Baldwin, the Paul E. Raether Distinguished Professor of American Studies, Trinity College, will join a...

Thursday, February 23, 2023 | 1:00 PM
Raudel Avila
23 Feb

Raudel Avila, PhD Candidate in Mechanical Engineering at Northwestern University, will present his seminar titled, "Mechanics of Bioelectronics: Engineering...

Beyond My Experience: Dinal Jayasekera
23 Feb

Beyond My Experience is a unique interview series where you can hear from BME PhD alumni who have navigated the transition from their degree to the next...

Thursday, February 23, 2023 | 3:00 PM
Virtual Event
2023 Faculty Book Celebration: 'What Good is Higher Education for Our Cities?'
23 Feb

Featuring keynote speaker Davarian Baldwin, the Paul E. Raether Distinguished Professor of American Studies, Trinity College, and author, “In the Shadow of...

Robert Lee, PhD
23 Feb

Bernard Becker Medical Library, in collaboration with the Center for the History of Medicine at Washington University School of Medicine, presents the 84th...

Thursday, February 23, 2023 | 4:00 PM
Connor Auditorium
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Saving birds the World Bird Sanctuary Way
23 Feb

We will livestream the presentations on Thursdays at 4:00 p.m. at the Living Earth Collaborative YouTube Channel

Thursday, February 23, 2023 | 4:00 PM
CDI Book Club Meeting
23 Feb

Join the Center for Diversity and Inclusion's Book Club! This month, we will be discussing "We Deserve Monuments" by Jas Hammonds. Please note hard copies...

Department of Sociology Spring 2023 Film Series: 'Clusterluck'
23 Feb

The Department of Sociology will be holding a special screening of the award-winning documentary titled, "Clusterluck." This short film was produced by one...

Thursday, February 23, 2023 | 5:00 PM
What Will It Take To Create Health Equity? Community Health, Genomics, and the Future of Precision Medicine
23 Feb

Join us in conversation about the role of outreach, education, collaboration and community partnerships as we work to eliminate health disparities in St....

Thursday, February 23, 2023 | 5:30 PM
Ballroom 101 Workshop with the SHADES Project
23 Feb

Ballroom culture is an African-American and Latin American underground Queer subculture that originated in New York City where people compete for trophies...

Artemas Quibble x GQ. Custom fabricated belt abstraction for A$SAP Rocky GQ’s June/July cover story. Styled by George Cortina. Photographed by Inez and Vinoodh. Deconstructed from antique horse tack- 1 1/4” strap.
23 Feb

A Jason Ross is the founder and creative director of Artemas Quibble, a men’s and women’s accessories brand and design atelier launched in 2012. While...

Thursday, February 23, 2023 | 6:00 PM
The Black Rep presents 'The Light'
23 Feb

The St. Louis Black Repertory Company continues its 46th Season with The Light by Loy A. Webb. Previews begin Wednesday, February 1, 2023 at the Hotchner...

Thursday, February 23, 2023 | 7:00 PM
Visiting Hurst Professor: Cedar Sigo, Craft Talk
23 Feb

Professor Cedar Sigo was raised on the Suquamish Reservation in the Pacific Northwest and studied at The Jack Kerouac School of Disembodied Poetics at the...

Thursday, February 23, 2023 | 8:00 PM

Thursday, February 23