A guide to events on our campuses.

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Events

Thursday, February 22

'Medals of Independence' exhibit
22 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
22 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.
22 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
22 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.
22 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
22 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
22 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.
22 Feb

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

Making Transdisciplinarity Work Conference
22 Feb

On February 22, the Arts & Sciences Incubator for Transdisciplinary Futures and the Washington University Here and Next Strategic Plan invite you to join us...

Thursday, February 22 | 8:00 AM
CSE Master's Virtual Information Session
22 Feb

General Information Session

Thursday, February 22 | 8:30 AM
Virtual Event
Digital Transformation Coffee Hours
22 Feb

Curious about WashU's new Digital Transformation initiative? Have ideas? Want to get involved? Every Thursday, you can join Philip R.O. Payne, Digital...

Thursday, February 22 | 9:00 AM
Moving Stories in the Making: An Exhibition of Migration Narratives
22 Feb

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

Thursday, February 22 | 9:00 AM
PET-RTRC Workshops & Scientific Session
22 Feb

2024 PET-RTRC Workshops & Scientific Session. The goal of our Center is to develop a portfolio of targeted PET-based probes for human imaging to detect...

Thursday, February 22 | 9:00 AM
WashU Employee Onsite Health Screening Event
22 Feb

Knowing your numbers is key in detecting disease early and we offer three ways for all WashU benefits-eligible employees to complete their annual screening...

BME Seminar: Jenny Jiang, PhD
22 Feb

Presenting on "High-throughput and hi-dimensional profiling of single antigen-specific T cells". Jenny Jiang, PhD, Peter & Geri Skirkanich Associate...

Thursday, February 22 | 10:00 AM
Moving Stories in the Making: An Exhibition of Migration Narratives
22 Feb

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

Thursday, February 22 | 10:00 AM
The Body in Pieces
22 Feb

In her 1994 text The Body in Pieces, art historian Linda Nochlin proposes the fragment as a metaphor for modernity. She argues that artists’ impulse to...

Tragic Depictions: Negative Emotions in the Visual Arts
22 Feb

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...

Open Classroom | The Last Word: Exploring Identity, Resistance, and Narrative Power in Art
22 Feb

In an exploration led by KVtheWriter, discover how artists can harness their personal identity and experiences to spark both interpersonal and systemic...

Thursday, February 22 | 12:30 PM
Virtual Event
Neuroscience Research Building at Washington University with St. Louis arch and city skyline in background at dusk
22 Feb

Please join the Department of Neuroscience on February 22, 2024 to celebrate the career achievements of Harold Burton, Professor of Neuroscience at...

#SciComm Seminar: Forging Relationships with K-12 Schools: The Power of Listening First
22 Feb

Join the Center for Health and Science Communication from Becker Library for the next #Scicomm Seminar. Achieving equity in K-12 education is a pressing and...

Thursday, February 22 | 2:00 PM
Virtual Event
Jinran Qie
22 Feb

Design, Fabrication, and Characterization of Micro/Nano Photonic Structures for Light Control and Computational Multimodal Sensing Abstract: Light waves can...

MEMS SEMINAR: Innovating with Time and Space: from Biodegradable Electronics  to Implosive Optics
22 Feb

Quansan Yang, PhD, Postdoctoral Researcher at MIT The development of electronic and optical systems that harmoniously evolve with dynamic biological and...

AFAS Featured Event: 'Black Networked Resistance' book talk
22 Feb

Come support AFAS professor, Raven Lloyd, as she introduces her first published book, "Black Networked Resistance." Black Networked Resistance​ explores the...

Thursday, February 22 | 4:00 PM
Promotional image for the Atkin Residency in the Art of Democracy, featuring a grid of photos of artists and artwork.
22 Feb

Join Gephardt Institute staff in this information session about the Atkin Residency in the Art of Democracy. The Atkin Residency in the Art of Democracy...

Thursday, February 22 | 4:00 PM
Marketing Workshop: How to Leverage ChatGPT as a Tool for Your Startup
22 Feb

In the startup world, founders have so many tasks to accomplish and are tight on a budget to hire people. Harnessing the power of ChatGPT is a game-changer...

Zotero – Zoom Through
22 Feb

Missing essential information for citing an article or other source? Collect and organize sources as-you-go and cite with Zotero. In this brief workshop, you...

Black in Engineering with McKelvey
22 Feb

Join us for a catered event featuring a panel of engineering students and NSBE trivia. Open to McKelvey Engineering staff, faculty and Black students....

Book Talk: Ignacio Infante
22 Feb

In this book presentation, Ignacio Infante, Associate Professor of Comparative Literature and Spanish, will discuss his latest scholarly monograph, A...

Thursday, February 22