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Wednesday, September 20

 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.
20 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
20 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
20 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...

Return to Play: A Workshop in Clown and Improv
20 Sep

Join PAD Alum Lindsay Brill as she presents an introduction to clowning and its application to improvisation. Return to Play: A workshop in Clown and Improv...

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

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

Fire & Freedom: 'Food and Enslavement in Early America'
20 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...

Wednesday, September 20, 2023 | 7:30 AM
AED Demonstration
20 Sep

Join us for an AED Demonstration taught by WashU Emergency Management. Sudden cardiac arrest is one of the leading causes of death in the United States. In...

Wednesday, September 20, 2023 | 9:00 AM
Brookings Basswood Tree Planting
20 Sep

Join the WashU Campus Arboretum team to replant the Brookings Quad Basswood.

Wednesday, September 20, 2023 | 9:00 AM
Ready Week Preparedness Training
20 Sep

This course provides basic information about how to prepare for, or respond during, an emergency situation. The presentation includes emergency response...

Wednesday, September 20, 2023 | 9:00 AM
Workshop: Publishing Your First Book
20 Sep

Presented by the Program in Public Scholarship. Publishing your first book can be daunting, and feel isolating at times. But a lot of the dilemmas and...

Wednesday, September 20, 2023 | 9:00 AM
Disorderly Materials / Contingent Objects
20 Sep

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

Visualizing Cities in XR: Collaborative Approaches to Immersive and Interactive Storytelling
20 Sep

Immersive Tech Week: Victoria Szabo Keynote For the last decade, the Digital Art History & Visual Culture Research Lab (formerly known as Wired!) at Duke...

Wednesday, September 20, 2023 | 12:00 PM
A photo of people laughing and talking at a Food for Thought event from the 2022-2023 school year.
20 Sep

Food for Thought is a weekly outdoor event series, weather permitting, curated by the Gephardt Institute. Students, staff, and faculty are invited to drop in...

Wednesday, September 20, 2023 | 2:00 PM
Physics Colloquium with David Piston
20 Sep

David Piston (Hosted by Henriksen) from Washington University in St. Louis will be presenting the colloquium.

Wednesday, September 20, 2023 | 3:00 PM
BBC - Spelling and learning to spell
20 Sep

Becky Treiman

Wednesday, September 20, 2023 | 4:00 PM
Green Get-It Button
20 Sep

Learn how to use the green get-it button to retrieve full text items. Learn what to do when the full text doesn't display. Contact Lori Siegel for viewing...

Wednesday, September 20, 2023 | 8:30 PM
Virtual Event

Wednesday, September 20