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Monday, April 15

'Medals of Independence' exhibit
15 Apr

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.
15 Apr

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
15 Apr

Drawing from the Washington University Wulfing Collection of ancient coins and from private collectors, the Coins Across Time exhibition examines aspects of...

Commuter Challenge
15 Apr

Join us for the April 2024 Commuter Challenge! This campus-wide challenge celebrates, supports and encourages the use of sustainable transportation at WashU....

Photo from the Missouri Historical Society.
15 Apr

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
15 Apr

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
15 Apr

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.
15 Apr

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
15 Apr

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

Universitywide Blood Drive
15 Apr

The Campus Y is excited to host another Blood Drive with the American Red Cross in Umrath Lounge from 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday, April 15 and Tuesday, April 16....

Monday, April 15 | 9:00 AM
Kahlil Robert Irving: Archaeology of the Present
15 Apr

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

Pause Palooza
15 Apr

Stop by Mudd Field for a PAUSE! De-stress activities, free snacks and resources to help you rest, reflect and feel like a person again! All students are...

Monday, April 15 | 11:00 AM
Santiago Sierra: 52 Canvases Exposed to Mexico City’s Air
15 Apr

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
15 Apr

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
15 Apr

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
15 Apr

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...

Dr. Ali Javey, University of California, Berkeley, CA
15 Apr

Ali Javey, Ph.D., Lam Research Distinguished Chair in Semiconductor Processing, Department of Electrical and Computer Sciences, University of California,...

Green Hall
15 Apr

An Attention LSTM U-Net Model for Drosophila Melanogaster Heart Tube Segmentation. Abstract: Machine learning is commonly used in biomedical image analysis...

Politics and Secularity in the Early Islamic World - A Lecture Series
15 Apr

Join us for the second of two sessions discussing secular and political thought in the early Islamic world. Session two will feature Professor Louise Marlow...

Monday, April 15 | 4:00 PM
Middle East / North Africa Film Series - Session Two: 'Mandoob'
15 Apr

Join us for the second session of the Spring 2024 Middle East / North Africa (MENA) Film Series. Mandoob (2023 / 110 min.) - Directed by Ali Kalthami...

Monday, April 15 | 6:00 PM

Monday, April 15