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Tuesday, April 2

'Medals of Independence' exhibit
02 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.
02 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
02 Apr

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.
02 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
02 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
02 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.
02 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
02 Apr

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

Missouri General Municipal Election
02 Apr

On Election Day (April 2), any St. Louis County voter may cast their ballot in Danforth University Center, Room 276. The registration deadline for the April...

Kahlil Robert Irving: Archaeology of the Present
02 Apr

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

Oak Seedling Giveaway
02 Apr

The Office of Sustainability has partnered with the WashU Arboretum to give away 50 chinquapin oak seedlings. The trees will be given away on a first come,...

Toast of WU
02 Apr

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

Tuesday, April 2 | 12:00 PM
Virtual Event
PT Research Seminar: Navigating First-Year DPT Student Challenges: Lessons Learned for Students and Faculty
02 Apr

Bill Healey, PT, EdD, Associate Chair for Professional Education in the Department of Physical Therapy and Human Movement Sciences at the Northwestern...

AFAS Speaker Series: Smallholder Tea Farmers and the Making of Independent Kenya
02 Apr

Join the African and African American Studies department for an enlightening conversation led by Muey Saeteurn. The discussion will focus on smallholder tea...

Tuesday, April 2 | 4:00 PM
To Academia or Not to Academia?
02 Apr

Allan Davis, assistant dean in the College Office, will be hosting a workshop called "To Academia or Not to Academia" on Monday, April 22, at 3pm in DUC 233....

Americanist Dinner Forum: What is Digital Humanities?
02 Apr

How can Americanists use databases, mapping technology, text analysis, and other digital methods to create publicly engaged research projects? Join AMCS for...

Tuesday, April 2 | 5:30 PM
Visiting Hurst Professor: Lidia Yuknavitch - Craft Talk
02 Apr

LIDIA YUKNAVITCH is the National Bestselling author of the novels The Book of Joan and The Small Backs of Children, winner of the 2016 Oregon Book Award's...

Tuesday, April 2 | 8:00 PM

Tuesday, April 2