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Thursday, April 25

'Medals of Independence' exhibit
25 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.
25 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
25 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
25 Apr

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

Big Little Books, Dowd Illustration Research Archive
25 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.
25 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
25 Apr

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

Eras of the Microbiome Symposium
25 Apr

We are thrilled to announce an extraordinary 2-day scientific symposium that celebrates the groundbreaking research of Jeffrey I. Gordon and the alumni of...

Thursday, April 25 | 8:00 AM
BME Graduate Student Awards
25 Apr

Join us as we recognize outstanding graduate students. Awards will be given out for outstanding dissertation, outstanding research, leadership and outreach.

WUSM Bike Tune Up
25 Apr

Join the Operations & Facilities Management Department, in partnership with the Office of Sustainability, for a FREE bike tune up as part of the WashU Earth...

Thursday, April 25 | 10:00 AM
WashU Earth Day Festival
25 Apr

Come celebrate Earth Day and learn about all of the sustainable initiatives happening at WashU! The WashU Earth Day Festival will take place on the School of...

WashU Farmers Market
25 Apr

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, April 25 | 10:00 AM
Chancellor's Lecture: Discussion with Cliff Asness
25 Apr

Please join Chancellor Andrew D. Martin for a discussion with one of Wall Street's leading financiers. Cliff Asness and Andrew will discuss a wide range of...

Kahlil Robert Irving: Archaeology of the Present
25 Apr

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
25 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
25 Apr

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

Tragic Depictions: Negative Emotions in the Visual Arts
25 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...

Soliciting Tips for Impacting Psychological Safety on Teams - Happy Hour
25 Apr

CIPE’s April workshop series, Soliciting Tips for Impacting Psychological Safety on Teams is in celebration of National Interprofessional Healthcare Month!...

Thursday, April 25 | 12:00 PM
Virtual Event
Installation of Xuming He as the Kotzubei Beckmann Distinguished Professor
25 Apr

Chancellor Andrew D. Martin and Dean Feng Sheng Hu cordially invite you to the installation of Xuming He as the Kotzubei Beckmann Distinguished Professor...

Thursday, April 25 | 4:30 PM
Judith Barry, “pastpresentfuturetense…ppft,” 1977. Performance still: sand curtain as it releases from the ceiling. (Photo courtesy of the artist and Mary Boone Gallery)
25 Apr

Judith Barry is an artist and writer whose work combines a number of disciplines including installation and project-based research, film/video,...

Retina Burn 2024
25 Apr

The Performing Arts Department invites you to join the students of the Lighting Technology class as they put on a full concert in the Edison Theatre. The...

Thursday, April 25 | 7:00 PM

Thursday, April 25