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Tuesday, April 16

'Medals of Independence' exhibit
16 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.
16 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
16 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
16 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.
16 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
16 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
16 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.
16 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
16 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
16 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....

Tuesday, April 16 | 9:00 AM
Aobo Lyu
16 Apr

Capturing Higher-order Relationships through Information Decomposition Abstract: Mutual information between two random variables is a well-studied notion....

Editor Panel: Crossover and Academic Trade Books
16 Apr

Kate Marshall (University of California Press), Cate Hodorowicz (University of North Carolina Press), and Timothy Mennel (University of Chicago Press) take...

Tuesday, April 16 | 11:00 AM
Virtual Event
Kahlil Robert Irving: Archaeology of the Present
16 Apr

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

OGS/ELP Stop, Drop (in), and Write
16 Apr

Join English Language Programs and the Office of Graduate Studies for a productive and supportive writing workshop series for international A&S graduate...

Toast of WU
16 Apr

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

Tuesday, April 16 | 12:00 PM
Virtual Event
PT Research Seminar: Proteomic Analysis of Human Tendons: Distiguishing tendinopathy from healthy tendons
16 Apr

Rachana Vaidya, Distinguished Postdoctoral Fellow of Regenerative Medicine at Washington University School of Medicine in the Program in Physical Therapy and...

Tuesday, April 16 | 12:10 PM
Jon Abbatt
16 Apr

The Center for Aerosol Science and Engineering (CASE) invites you to the Schwartz Family Distinguished Lecture featuring Professor Jonathan Abbatt from the...

Lecture with Julie Sayo
16 Apr

Julie Sayo is an Assistant Professor of Graphic Design in the Department of Visual Arts at UMBC. Her research and studio work explore identity and the role...

Playing Sacred: The Camp Aesthetics of Feminist and Queer Art
16 Apr

Join us for the final event in our series “Reverent Irreverence: Parody, Religion, and Contemporary Politics.” In the modern culture wars, conservatives...

International Writers Series: Esther Kinsky
16 Apr

Join the International Writers Series for an evening of fiction in translation with the 2024 Max Kade Visiting Writer Esther Kinsky, one of Germany’s most...

An Art of Immersion: Matisse’s Oceanic Escapes
16 Apr

The lecture will be held in Farrell Auditorium at the Saint Louis Art Museum in conjunction with the exhibition Matisse and the Sea (opening February 16,...

Exiles, Zeks and Theologians Evaluating Dostoevsky's House of the Dead
16 Apr

The Eurasian Studies Seminar Elizabeth Blake will present on research for her book project, Dostoevsky, the Siberian, by focusing on the reception history...

Tuesday, April 16 | 6:00 PM

Tuesday, April 16