A guide to events on our campuses.

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Events

Saturday, March 25

Credit: Katherine Simone Reynolds
25 Mar

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

2023 Open Education Week: WashU Student Advocacy for Access to Affordable Textbooks
25 Mar

Open Education Week raises awareness and highlights innovative open education successes worldwide every year. Open Education Week allows practitioners,...

50 Years of Title IX
25 Mar

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
25 Mar

"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'
25 Mar

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
25 Mar

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
25 Mar

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
25 Mar

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
25 Mar

"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....

Women in Medicine at Washington University School of Medicine
25 Mar

Back by popular demand, this exhibit, in collaboration with the Academic Women's Network, features 22 women from the Washington University School of Medicine...

Book Making Workshop: Link Stitch AM
25 Mar

Learn how to make your own book bound in link stitch, which is a decorative binding technique with an exposed spine that shows the stitching. Attendees will...

African Modernism in America
25 Mar

Organized by the American Federation of Arts and the Fisk University Galleries, African Modernism in America is the first major traveling exhibition to...

Saturday, March 25, 2023 | 11:00 AM
Torkwase Dyson: Bird and Lava
25 Mar

Torkwase Dyson’s artwork engages urgent issues regarding architecture, infrastructure, and the social and political impacts of the climate crisis—bringing...

Saturday, March 25, 2023 | 11:00 AM
Book Making Workshop: Link Stitch PM
25 Mar

Learn how to make your own book bound in link stitch, which is a decorative binding technique with an exposed spine that shows the stitching. Attendees will...

Public Tour: 'African Modernism in America'
25 Mar

Student educators lead interactive tours of this season’s exhibition African Modernism in America. Drawing primarily from Fisk University’s remarkable...

Saturday, March 25, 2023 | 2:00 PM
African Film Festival: 2023 Youth Matinee
25 Mar

The 2023 Festival takes place in Brown Hall and is free and open to the public; no tickets are required. Free parking is available in the east end...

Saturday, March 25, 2023 | 3:00 PM
17th African Film Festival: La Star and Vuta N'Kuvute (Tug of War)
25 Mar

The 17th annual African Film Festival invites St. Louisans to see Africa’s most acclaimed films on the big screen. This year’s showcase includes six films...

Saturday, March 25, 2023 | 7:00 PM
2023 MFA Student Dance Concert: 'No Boundaries'
25 Mar

This year’s concert, "No Boundaries", celebrates the sixth year of the MFA in Dance final project with choreography by Kendra Key and Erin Morris. The...

Saturday, March 25, 2023 | 8:00 PM

Saturday, March 25