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Thursday, March 28

'Medals of Independence' exhibit
28 Mar

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...

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

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
28 Mar

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.
28 Mar

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
28 Mar

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
28 Mar

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.
28 Mar

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

The Novel Nineteenth Century: Trends, Treatments, and Technologies in Nineteenth Century American Medicine
28 Mar

This Glaser Gallery exhibit, "The Novel Nineteenth Century: Trends, Treatments, and Technologies in Nineteenth-Century American Medicine," is on display on...

Digital Transformation Coffee Hours
28 Mar

New Location at Skandalaris Center on Thursday, May 30! Curious about WashU's new Digital Transformation initiative? Have ideas? Want to get involved? Every...

Moving Stories in the Making: An Exhibition of Migration Narratives
28 Mar

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

Thursday, March 28 | 9:00 AM
Endocrinology, Metabolism, Obesity and Diabetes Seminar: Bioengineered Hydrogels for Regenerative Medicine
28 Mar

The Division of Endocrinology, Metabolism and Lipid Research welcomes Dr. Andrés Garcia from Georgia Tech to division grand rounds (EMOD). Clinical talk...

Moving Stories in the Making: An Exhibition of Migration Narratives
28 Mar

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

Thursday, March 28 | 10:00 AM
WashU Farmers Market
28 Mar

The WashU School of Medicine Farmers Market is held every Thursday from 10:00am – 2:00pm. During the spring, summer, and fall, the market will take place...

Thursday, March 28 | 10:00 AM
Kahlil Robert Irving: Archaeology of the Present
28 Mar

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

Santiago Sierra: 52 Canvases Exposed to Mexico City’s Air
28 Mar

The Madrid-based artist Santiago Sierra presents 52 Canvases Exposed to Mexico City’s Air (2019) in the Saligman Family Atrium. Known for his provocative...

Space Mapping: Video Art Series
28 Mar

In coordination with the exhibition Kahlil Robert Irving: Archaeology of the Present, the artist Kahlil Robert Irving selected a series of contemporary video...

The Body in Pieces
28 Mar

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
28 Mar

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...

Kelly McGowan, Brown School MPH alum, and 2024 What’s Right with the Region Award Community Changemaker Honoree
28 Mar

Please join us for our conversation with Kelly McGowan, Brown School MPH alum, and 2024 What’s Right with the Region Award Community Changemaker...

Thursday, March 28 | 12:00 PM
Virtual Event
Power Lunch and Learn: Joining a Board
28 Mar

Thinking about joining a board but not sure what is expected or how to get on one? Our expert panel will answer your questions! They will discuss the...

Thursday, March 28 | 12:00 PM
Virtual Event
Open Classroom | Unpacking Organizational
28 Mar

Human service organizations are admonished to “be strategic.” But what does that mean? In this class, we will examine the purpose, elements and development...

Thursday, March 28 | 12:30 PM
Virtual Event
Colloquium
28 Mar

Adrienne Prettyman, Bryan Mawr

Thursday, March 28 | 4:00 PM
Kipnis Lecture: Jeffrey Gordon
28 Mar

“Developing microbiome-directed therapeutics for childhood undernutrition” The 25th Annual David Kipnis Lecture is hosted by the Department of Developmental...

Zotero – Choose Your Own Adventure
28 Mar

Attention Zotero users! Experienced any challenges or vexing mysteries while using Zotero? Bring your questions to this workshop for one-on-one problem...

Cultural Showcase
28 Mar

A celebration of the cultural diversity of the Brown School, everyone is invited to celebrate through performances, presentations, tables, food and a...

Thursday, March 28 | 4:30 PM
WUGPV General Base Meeting
28 Mar

Join fellow graduate and professional students in building a culture of civic engagement with our peers.

An artist's impression of matter flowing into a black hole. The matter will naturally form a disk (the accretion disk) and, sometimes, a powerful jet will form along the rotation axis. Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech
28 Mar

Christopher Reynolds, Professor at the University of Maryland College Park and Director of the Joint Space Science Institute, will present the 2024 McDonnell...

Holy Week: Holy Thursday
28 Mar

Join us for Holy Thursday, part of Holy Week at the CSC.

Visiting Hurst Professor: Camille T. Dungy - Reading
28 Mar

Camille T. Dungy is the author of four collections of poetry, most recently Trophic Cascade (Wesleyan UP, 2017), winner of the Colorado Book Award. She is...

Thursday, March 28 | 8:00 PM

Thursday, March 28