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McKelvey School of Engineering

Brown School


Wednesday, January 31

'Medals of Independence' exhibit
31 Jan

One of the most iconic images in the American memory is John Trumbull’s Declaration of Independence. The painting was commissioned by Congress in 1817 and...

A Declaration of Independence medal, image credit belonging to Daniel Frank Sedwick
31 Jan

Drawing from the Washington University Wulfing Collection of ancient coins and from private collectors, the Coins Across Time exhibition examines aspects of...

Photo from the Missouri Historical Society.
31 Jan

The Louisiana Purchase Exposition, also known as the St. Louis World’s Fair, opened its doors to the public on April 30, 1904. By the time it concluded in...

Gerty T. Cori and Carl F. Cori in lab, circa 1947.
31 Jan

Washington University in St. Louis has been affiliated with 26 Nobel Laureates, many of whom did a significant portion of their award-winning work at the...

Big Little Books, Dowd Illustration Research Archive
31 Jan

Explore the small and smaller books in the Little Libris exhibition displayed as a miniature library. The miniature library display contains books from...

Images for Pasted Youth are courtesy of Andrew Krivine.
31 Jan

Pasted Youth is an exhibition of posters, flyers, fanzines, handbills, record sleeves, badges, and other punk ephemera from the collection of Andrew Krivine....

Tragic Depictions: Negative Emotions in the Visual Arts
31 Jan

This exhibition explores the puzzle of why we seek out and enjoy negative emotions caused by our engagement with art, such as the sadness we feel when we...

TRIADS Training Series: Introduction to Python
31 Jan

This six-session course will provide participants with a basic foundation in the Python programming language that can be built upon through more specialized...

Physics Colloquium on New Physics Beyond the Standard Model and Cosmology
31 Jan

In this talk, I will survey some of the most compelling motivations for physics beyond the standard model, emphasizing ideas from effective field theory and...

Wednesday, January 31 | 3:00 PM
HCDS x AIGA Self Care Workshop
31 Jan

Learn how to care for yourself as a part of your creative practice! Sam Fox alum Talie Johnson will walk workshop participants through self-care practices,...

Wednesday, January 31 | 4:30 PM
This Little Light of Mine: A Political Art Event
31 Jan

The Alpha Omega City-Wide Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Incorporated, will host "This Little Light of Mine," a political art event. The purpose of...

Wednesday, January 31 | 6:36 PM
St. Louis County Library Black History Month Celebration: Author Nana Kwame Adjei-Brenyah
31 Jan

"Washington University and the Saint Louis County Library are partnering for a Black History Month event featuring Nana Kwame Adjei-Brenyah, the...

Wednesday, January 31 | 7:00 PM

Wednesday, January 31