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Wednesday, September 13

 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.
13 Sep

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
13 Sep

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
13 Sep

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
13 Sep

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

The Assembled Playwright: Harley Hammerman’s Eugene O’Neill Collection
13 Sep

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

Wicked Women: White Women as Perpetrators of Mass Violence
13 Sep

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'
13 Sep

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...

Disorderly Materials / Contingent Objects
13 Sep

Over the past two decades, several philosophers, art theorists, and cultural critics have turned their attention to the study of matter. Philosopher Jane...

Introduction to the Master of Social Work Program
13 Sep

Join a panel of representatives from the Brown School at Washington University in St. Louis to learn more about our top-ranked Master of Social Work program....

Wednesday, September 13 | 12:00 PM
Virtual Event
Physics Colloquium with Jonathan Katz on Outliers and Log-Normal Widths: Characterizing Distributions
13 Sep

Katz will address two problems often encountered in astronomical data: Often one member of a dataset appears to be an outlier---is some property...

Wednesday, September 13 | 3:00 PM
Monthly Wellness Wednesday
13 Sep

Stressed is DESSERTS spelled backwards: Get ready to relax! Start the journey by learning healthy vs unhealthy stressors and focus on strategies to decrease...

PET Imaging of Steroid Receptors in Cancer: It Started at Wash U Medical School
13 Sep

Please join us on Wednesday, September 13 for a talk by John Katzenellenbogen as part of the Siteman Cancer Center Seminar Series followed by a happy hour...

An aerial view of the crowd at the 2022 Civic Engagement Fair
13 Sep

Join us for our annual resource fair, where you can meet student social action groups, learn about volunteer opportunities, and find ways to connect with the...

Wednesday, September 13 | 4:00 PM

Wednesday, September 13