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Wednesday, March 8

Credit: Katherine Simone Reynolds
08 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
08 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
08 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
08 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'
08 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
08 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
08 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
08 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
08 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
08 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...

Community Commitments | Class 1 in the Commit Series
08 Mar

What commitments has WashU made as an institution in pursuit of equity and inclusion? How does that promise impact staff and faculty in the workplace and...

Wednesday, March 8, 2023 | 9:00 AM
Virtual Event
 Trust and Bias: Guiding Communication through Data Visualizations
08 Mar

Hidy Kong Assistant Professor Department of Computer Science Seattle University In this talk, I will demonstrate the practical application and the...

Wednesday, March 8, 2023 | 11:30 AM
McKelvey 1020
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Open Educational Practices: Affordability Plus
08 Mar

Join us during Open Education Week for a panel discussion about broadening the definition of open educational practices. This event will be an initial...

Wednesday, March 8, 2023 | 11:30 AM
Department of Sociology Spring 2023 Colloquium Series: Joya Misra
08 Mar

On Wednesday, March 8, 2023, the Sociology Colloquium Series will feature Joya Misra. Misra is the Provost Professor and Roy J. Zuckerberg Endowed Leadership...

Wednesday, March 8, 2023 | 11:45 AM
Rachel Wilson
08 Mar

Celebrate International Women's Day with the Department of Neuroscience's Annual Mildred Trotter Lecture. The event honors Mildred Trotter, a member of the...

Wednesday, March 8, 2023 | 12:00 PM
Virtual Event
WashU Coffee mug alongside laptop showing Sever Institute virtual information session.
08 Mar

Are you a working professional interested in earning your graduate degree? Learn more about our part-time and online offerings in Cybersecurity Management at...

Wednesday, March 8, 2023 | 12:00 PM
Virtual Event
Symposium on Gender Equity For International Women’s Day
08 Mar

Join the Academic Women's Network, Women in STEM, and the Academy for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion for an International Women's Day panel. The panel will...

Physics Colloquium on Cosmic-Ray Antinuclei from Dark Matter
08 Mar

Dark matter particle interactions could imprint characteristic signals in cosmic-ray and multi-wavelength observations of the sky. The central challenge is...

Wednesday, March 8, 2023 | 4:00 PM
Leadership Perspectives: She Suite
08 Mar

A panel discussion on women and leadership in the business world For International Women’s Day, WashU Olin is proud to celebrate the successes of...

Wednesday, March 8, 2023 | 5:00 PM
Emerson Auditorium
Stream Available
Tamara Johnson, Colander with sponge and clip, 2021. Hydrocal gypsum, silver leaf, resin, fiberglass and acrylic paint, 4 x 12 x10 inches. (Photo: Trey Burns)
08 Mar

Artist, educator, and curator Tamara Johnson will deliver the Henry L. and Natalie E. Freund Teaching Fellow Lecture. Born in Waco, Texas, in 1984, Johnson...

International Women's Day Film Festival
08 Mar

WashU affiliates and the public are welcome to join WashU at our first hosting of the LUNAFEST traveling film festival. In a running time of 90 minutes,...

Wednesday, March 8, 2023 | 6:00 PM

Wednesday, March 8