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Tuesday, February 6

'Medals of Independence' exhibit
06 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
06 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.
06 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
06 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.
06 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...

Gerty T. Cori and Carl F. Cori in lab, circa 1947.
06 Feb

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...

Legacy of Fandom: Introducing the Levey Family Collection on Sports and Culture
06 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
06 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.
06 Feb

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

BME Master's Virtual Information Session
06 Feb

General Information Session

Tuesday, February 6 | 9:00 AM
Virtual Event
Moving Stories in the Making: An Exhibition of Migration Narratives
06 Feb

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

Tuesday, February 6 | 9:00 AM
Student Sunrise project logo
06 Feb

Find out how to support students by using academic, financial and student support information available in their Workday profile. This session is part of...

Tuesday, February 6 | 9:00 AM
Virtual Event
IMSE Workshop: "Elemental and Chemical State Analysis using X-ray Photonelectron Spectrometer (XPS)"
06 Feb

Want to know the elemental and chemical state of your material? X-ray photoelectron spectrum (XPS) can give you the answer. XPS measures elemental...

Tuesday, February 6 | 9:30 AM
Moving Stories in the Making: An Exhibition of Migration Narratives
06 Feb

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

Tuesday, February 6 | 10:00 AM
Toast of WU
06 Feb

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

Tuesday, February 6 | 12:00 PM
Virtual Event
Open Classroom | Creative Energy: A Tool for Change?
06 Feb

DeBorah will discuss how creative principles and practices have and continue to be used in Afrikan Diaspora culture. She, along with the guests, will discuss...

Tuesday, February 6 | 12:30 PM
Virtual Event
TRIADS Training Series: Introduction to Python
06 Feb

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

Spring 2024 All Campus Internship & Job Fair
06 Feb

The Center for Career Engagement hosts local and national organizations for the Internship & Job Career Fair who are recruiting from various industries and...

Tuesday, February 6 | 2:00 PM
How Emotions Fade-And Why It Matters
06 Feb

Abstract: When one is in the grip of a very powerful emotion, it can seem hard to believe that one will ever feel anything else. But of course, such feelings...

Tuesday, February 6 | 4:00 PM
Search Strategies for Database Searching
06 Feb

Learn about the basic search strategies and use them in a database search in order to find relevant articles. Covers Boolean Operators, truncation, phrase...

Tuesday, February 6 | 4:00 PM
Special Stuckenberg Talk
06 Feb

Amit Bernstein, Ph.D. University of Haifa, Israel

Tuesday, February 6 | 4:00 PM
What is Grad School? Options, Funding, Big Picture
06 Feb

Allan Davis, assistant dean in the College Office, will be hosting a workshop called "What is Grad School? Options, Funding, Big Picture" on Tuesday,...

Adaptation, LAXART, Los Angeles, 2022, (image courtesy of Josh Kline)
06 Feb

Join us February 6 for a lecture with artist Josh Kline. Kline lives and works in New York. The Whitney Museum of American Art in New York recently presented...

Civic Cafe promotion graphic, Civic Cafe is Tuesdays, 5:30 p.m. – 7 p.m. at Stix House.
06 Feb

Online culture can be a source of joy, harm, silliness, learning, conflict, and so much more. How do you relate to online culture and how, if at all, does it...

Tuesday, February 6 | 5:30 PM
Kling Undergraduate Honors Fellowship information session
06 Feb

WashU sophomores in the humanities and humanistic social sciences are invited to apply for the Center for the Humanities’ Merle Kling Undergraduate Honors...

Earthalujah! Reverend Billy & The Church of Stop Shopping: A Conversation with William Talen and Savitri D
06 Feb

Join us for the second event in our series “Reverent Irreverence: Parody, Religion, and Contemporary Politics.” What began as a televangelist parody...

Tuesday, February 6