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Tuesday, February 27

'Medals of Independence' exhibit
27 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
27 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.
27 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
27 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.
27 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
27 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
27 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.
27 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
27 Feb

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

Tuesday, February 27 | 9:00 AM
Moving Stories in the Making: An Exhibition of Migration Narratives
27 Feb

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

Tuesday, February 27 | 10:00 AM
Kahlil Robert Irving: Archaeology of the Present
27 Feb

The St. Louis–based artist Kahlil Robert Irving creates assemblages made of layered images and sculptures composed of replicas of everyday objects. Mainly...

Build Your Own AI Tutor with GPTs Workshop
27 Feb

Are you fascinated by the power of AI in education? Join us for an exclusive workshop, where you’ll learn to harness the capabilities of customized ChatGPT...

Tuesday, February 27 | 12:00 PM
Virtual Event
Toast of WU
27 Feb

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

Tuesday, February 27 | 12:00 PM
Virtual Event
Open Classroom | Black & Blue: Double Consciousness and the Black Artist
27 Feb

There is a tension for the artist where success is sometimes complicated by the distance between excellence in the fine arts and commercial viability. If the...

Tuesday, February 27 | 12:30 PM
Virtual Event
What Type of Source is This? Understanding a Bibliography
27 Feb

Have you ever looked at a bibliography and wondered which were books and which were scholarly articles? If so, then join us to learn how to easily decifer...

Tuesday, February 27 | 1:00 PM
Exploring Educational Excellence: Emerson Excellence in Teaching Awardee Roundtable Series
27 Feb

Join the Center for Teaching and Learning for an illuminating exploration into the art and science of teaching excellence as we bring together a...

Tuesday, February 27 | 2:30 PM
Spring 2024 Startup Virtual Internship & Job Career Fair
27 Feb

The Spring 2024 Startup Virtual Internship & Job Career Fair is an opportunity for startups to connect with WashU students and recent alumni for interns and...

Tuesday, February 27 | 4:00 PM
Virtual Event
Science in the Public Square: Ursula Heise
27 Feb

Join us for a talk from Ursula Heise, director of the Laboratory for Environmental Narrative Strategies, Institute of the Environment & Sustainability at the...

Tuesday, February 27 | 5:00 PM
NEXT Award 2023 Presentations
27 Feb

Join us for this opportunity to hear from the 2023 Newman Exploration Travel Fund (NEXT) Awardees, who will share presentations about their travels, followed...

Tuesday, February 27 | 6:00 PM

Tuesday, February 27