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Friday, March 29

'Medals of Independence' exhibit
29 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.
29 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
29 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.
29 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
29 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
29 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.
29 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
29 Mar

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

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

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

Friday, March 29 | 9:00 AM
Civil Society Brunch: "What Are Elections for and How Can we Make them Better?"
29 Mar

Emilee Chapman (Stanford University), author of Election Day: How We Vote and What It Means for Democracy (Princeton University Press, 2022), will present a...

Friday, March 29 | 9:30 AM
AI + Design Symposium: Learning from AI
29 Mar

The Sam Fox School of Design & Visual Arts is hosting the second annual AI + Design symposium, “Learning from AI.” This event provides a unique opportunity...

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

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

Friday, March 29 | 10:00 AM
Denis Peskoff
29 Mar

Denis Peskoff Computing Innovation Fellow Princeton University Natural Language Processing has been built on straightforward tasks that fail to capture the...

Dr. Di Liu
29 Mar

Dr. Di Liu Sandra National Lab Engineering Rhodosporidium toruloides for the production of biofuels and bioproducts Abstract: Microbial production of...

Kahlil Robert Irving: Archaeology of the Present
29 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
29 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
29 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
29 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
29 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...

Save the Dates: Workshop in Politics, Ethics and Society (WPES)
29 Mar

Save these dates for our upcoming Workshop on Politics, Ethics and Society series: February 9th, 12pm-1:30pm in the Weidenbaum CenterFebruary 16th,...

Friday, March 29 | 12:00 PM
Workshop on Politics, Ethics and Society: Emilee Booth Chapman
29 Mar

Our Workshop on Politics, Ethics, and Society will be hearing from Professor Emilee Booth Chapman of Stanford Political Science on the topic of "Competition...

Friday, March 29 | 12:00 PM
Circularity Center garage sale
29 Mar

Join us to find special deals on a wide range of items, from clothing to furniture and household items. Marked items will be 1/2 off. Otherwise, the...

Jeffrey T Fort Neuroscience Research Building at Washington University with St. Louis skyline and arch in background
29 Mar

The Advancing Neuroscience seminar series at Washington University is a bi-weekly showcase of exciting research happening at Washington University in the...

Friday, March 29 | 3:30 PM
Massamba Diop
29 Mar

Enjoy an afternoon with with Massamba Diop on the South 40. Massamba Diop is a well known tama (talking drum) player who has played for the group Baaba Maal...

Friday, March 29 | 5:00 PM
Panel Discussion: Storytelling from an Invisible World
29 Mar

The Storytelling Lab and the Prison Education Project are excited to present a panel discussion, “Storytelling from an Invisible World.” The panelists are:...

Holy Week: Good Friday
29 Mar

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

Friday, March 29