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Wednesday, August 30

 This image is an illustration by Stanley Galli that was painted for a Weyerhaeuser advertisement. The illustration can be found in Washington University in St. Louis’ Walter Reed Illustrative Archive within the Modern Graphic History Library Collection.
30 Aug

The Artifacts & Fictions exhibition presents selected works from the Master of Fine Arts in Illustration and Visual Culture (MFA-IVC) students as a part of...

Domesticated Pulp: Archie Publications and the Comics Code
30 Aug

For over 50 years, the Comics Code Authority enforced its Seal of Approval, a set of self-imposed guidelines used to judge comics as appropriate for all...

Long shalt thou live, if these well be done: Food, Drink and Health
30 Aug

You are what you eat! From medieval humoral theory using food to balance one's complexion to American homesteading recipes on making meals that best aid...

Reaching New Heights: The Life and Legacy of Michael W. Friedlander
30 Aug

Distinguished professor of physics Michael W. Friedlander led an extraordinary life dedicated to his family and students at Washington University in St....

Shakespeare in Hand
30 Aug

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...

The Assembled Playwright: Harley Hammerman’s Eugene O’Neill Collection
30 Aug

The Assembled Playwright exhibition presents highlights from the Harley Hammerman Collection on Eugene O’Neill. The exhibition includes manuscripts,...

Flora Chen, ARCH 311: Architectural Design I. Canopy Grove. Instructor Hans Tursack, Fall 2022.
30 Aug

This exhibition features work from the 2022-23 academic year in the College of Architecture selected for the upcoming undergraduate publication of student...

Wicked Women: White Women as Perpetrators of Mass Violence
30 Aug

The Wicked Women: White Women as Perpetrators of Mass Violence exhibition discusses the connection between whiteness, gender and violence through women...

Fire & Freedom: 'Food and Enslavement in Early America'
30 Aug

The traveling exhibition from the NLM explore ways in which meals can tell us how power is exchanged between and among different peoples, races, genders and...

2023 Brown School Convocation
30 Aug

Please join us for the Brown School 2023 Convocation and Distinguished Faculty Award Presentation. This year, Ross C. Brownson will present "Revisiting the...

Wednesday, August 30, 2023 | 12:00 PM
Astrophysics Seminar with Jörn Wilms on Highlights from eROSITA
30 Aug

Launched on 13 July 2019, the eROSITA instrument has performed the deepest All Sky Survey of the 0.2-10 keV X-ray sky to date. Before the survey had to be...

Wednesday, August 30, 2023 | 2:00 PM
Installation of Feng Sheng Hu as Dean of Arts & Sciences
30 Aug

On Wednesday, August 30, Dean Feng Sheng Hu will be installed as the Richard G. Engelsmann Dean of Arts & Sciences. Endowed positions like this one celebrate...

Wednesday, August 30, 2023 | 4:30 PM

Wednesday, August 30