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Tuesday, February 13

'Medals of Independence' exhibit
13 Feb

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...

Map of the Missouri Compromise, Library of Congress
13 Feb

The famous Black abolitionist William Wells Brown once remarked, “No part of our slave-holding country is more noted for the barbarity of its inhabitants...

Harry Beckhoff illustration for the fiction story "The Day's Work," Collier's, May 1948. From the Walt Reed Illustration Archive.
13 Feb

The Bend it Like Beckhoff exhibition explores the work of Harry Beckhoff. Beckhoff nearly became an accountant instead of an illustrator after being told in...

A Declaration of Independence medal, image credit belonging to Daniel Frank Sedwick
13 Feb

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.
13 Feb

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...

Legacy of Fandom: Introducing the Levey Family Collection on Sports and Culture
13 Feb

Lewis Levey (MBA ’67) has collected sports memorabilia all his life. His passion began with personal keepsakes from sporting events he attended as a child...

Big Little Books, Dowd Illustration Research Archive
13 Feb

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.
13 Feb

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

Moving Stories in the Making: An Exhibition of Migration Narratives
13 Feb

Featured artists include Janna Añonuevo Langholz, Arleene Correa Valencia, Zlatko Ćosić, Mee Jey, Amanda Phingbodhipakkiya, Kiki Salem, Rafael Soldi, and...

Tuesday, February 13 | 9:00 AM
University-Wide Blood Drive
13 Feb

The next University-Wide Blood Drive will take place in Umrath Lounge on the Danforth Campus. Sign up today to donate blood on February 13-14, from 9:00am –...

Tuesday, February 13 | 9:00 AM
Dr. Sensoy Bahar
13 Feb

The International Labor Organization estimates that 9.6% of children (ages 5 to 17) across the globe are child laborers and draws attention to migrant child...

Tuesday, February 13 | 10:00 AM
Brown Hall, Brown Lounge
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Moving Stories in the Making: An Exhibition of Migration Narratives
13 Feb

Featured artists include Janna Añonuevo Langholz, Arleene Correa Valencia, Zlatko Ćosić, Mee Jey, Amanda Phingbodhipakkiya, Kiki Salem, Rafael Soldi, and...

Tuesday, February 13 | 10:00 AM
Resources for drug discovery and development: Introducing VeritaScience
13 Feb

Interested in drug discovery and development? Find out how VeritaScience could accelerate your research. VeritaScience — a new private R&D collaboration...

Public Health Speaker Series - Viniece Jennings, PhD
13 Feb

Welcome to the Spring 2024 Public Health Speaker Series! This February, we are pleased to host Dr. Viniece Jennings in a virtual event that will stream live...

Tuesday, February 13 | 12:00 PM
Toast of WU
13 Feb

Toast of WU Toastmasters Weekly meeting. Registration Link: https://wustl-hipaa.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJwrcO-gqDMoG9B39SJkOBMXTRbkhW4eKMzk

Tuesday, February 13 | 12:00 PM
Virtual Event
Open Classroom | Syphilis: An Infectious Disease Perpetuated by Social Inequities
13 Feb

Syphilis is a sexually transmitted infection that has had a significant impact on the lives of children and adults throughout history. Furthermore, the...

Tuesday, February 13 | 12:30 PM
Virtual Event
Ethical Research Data: The Feminist Principle of Examining Power in the Context of Big Data and AI
13 Feb

In Data Feminism (MIT Press, 2020), Lauren F. Klein and her coauthor, Catherine D’Ignazio, established a set of principles for doing more just and equitable...

Tuesday, February 13 | 1:00 PM
Virtual Event
Ethical Research Data: The Feminist Principle of Examining Power in the Context of Big Data and AI
13 Feb

Join us for the Love Data Week virtual keynote presentation by Lauren Klein, author of "Data Feminism" (MIT Press, 2020). In "Data Feminism", Klein and her...

Tuesday, February 13 | 1:00 PM
Virtual Event
Special Stuckenberg Talk: 'Intellectual humility in an uncertain and polarized world'
13 Feb

ABSTRACT: In a time of disagreements about values, politics, and cultural practices, psychological scientists have turned to possible antidotes to societal...

Tuesday, February 13 | 4:00 PM
Wellbeing Efforts Across the Washington University Medical Campus – Happy Hour
13 Feb

Burnout is on the rise among health professionals. Many efforts on the Washington University Medical Campus are addressing the well-being of the health care...

Tuesday, February 13 | 4:00 PM
Virtual Event
Zotero Citation Manager
13 Feb

Learn how to use Zotero to organize citations and create APA bibliographies. No registration needed.

Tuesday, February 13 | 4:00 PM
A Civic Cafe promotional graphic. Civic Cafe is Tuesdays from 5:30 to 7 p.m. at Stix House.
13 Feb

Building a better future for our communities requires imagining realities beyond what current exists in the world. Being able to see, craft, and share a...

Tuesday, February 13 | 5:00 PM
EECE Master's Virtual Information Session
13 Feb

General Information Session

Tuesday, February 13 | 7:00 PM
Virtual Event
ESE Master's Virtual Information Session
13 Feb

The session will discuss the various Masters Programs within the Electrical & Systems Engineering Department as well as opportunities for students to engage...

Tuesday, February 13 | 7:00 PM
Virtual Event

Tuesday, February 13