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Wednesday, September 27

Adam Pendleton: To Divide By
27 Sep

“What is your name?” “Where are you from?” “How did you end up here?” “Can you feel it?” “Does it hurt?” With these and other questions, the American artist...

Chris Jackson and Chrystal Jackson: 'Somewhere in the Stars'
27 Sep

Washington University in St. Louis alumnus (1981) Chris Jackson authored and produced numerous musical shows and productions in St. Louis, the Midwest, and...

Directing Scene Auditions
27 Sep

Each student in "Fundamentals of Directing" will direct a two-person scene. These scenes begin rehearsals after Fall Break and will be performed at the end...

Domesticated Pulp: Archie Publications and the Comics Code
27 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
27 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...

MADness Unleashed: The World of MAD Magazine
27 Sep

The MADness Unleashed exhibition is an overview of MAD Magazine and its place within American culture. The exhibition is highlighted by original art and...

The Assembled Playwright: Harley Hammerman’s Eugene O’Neill Collection
27 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'
27 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 27, 2023 | 7:30 AM
Disorderly Materials / Contingent Objects
27 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 Public Health Program
27 Sep

Join a panel of representatives from the Brown School at Washington University in St. Louis to learn more about our STEM-certified Master of Public Health...

Wednesday, September 27, 2023 | 12:00 PM
Virtual Event
A photo of people laughing and talking at a Food for Thought event from the 2022-2023 school year.
27 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 27, 2023 | 2:00 PM
Finding and Using eBooks
27 Sep

The Libraries contain millions of eBooks. eBooks provide 24/7 easy access for multiple simultaneous users. In this workshop, participants will learn how to...

Wednesday, September 27, 2023 | 3:00 PM
Virtual Event
Google's Approach to Improving Mental Health
27 Sep

This event is postponed. Date TBD. Megan Jones Bell, Clinical Director for Consumer and Mental Health at Google Health presents the ICTS mHealth Research...

Wednesday, September 27, 2023 | 3:00 PM
Virtual Event
A View from the Ground: Reflections on Ukraine and NATO 2023 Summit
27 Sep

Crisis & Conflict in Historical Perspective lecture series with Kathleen McInnis.

Wednesday, September 27, 2023 | 4:00 PM
Mid-Autumn Festival: Blooming Flowers and Full Moon
27 Sep

As the moon brightly shines over the sea, the entire world shares this moment together. Join us for calligraphy, language activities, Asian food, moon cakes,...

Latiné Heritage Month Event with Benjamin Garcia
27 Sep

The Washington University Community is invited to celebrate Latiné Heritage Month on Wednesday, September 27, 2023 5pm-6pm at The Cortex @ 4220 Duncan...

Wednesday, September 27, 2023 | 5:00 PM
Raj Haldar, 'This Book is Banned'
27 Sep

Left Bank Books, Schlafly Public Library, and Washington University Center for the Humanities presents Raj Haldar, author of the #1 New York Times...

Interlibrary Loan (Mobius and ILLiad)
27 Sep

Washington University cannot buy every book and journal that is available. Learn how to use the interlibrary loan system to request items that WashU does...

Wednesday, September 27, 2023 | 8:30 PM
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Wednesday, September 27