(Feb. 20, 22, 23, 24, 25) Global Health Week is a multidisciplinary, student-organized week of activities designed to educate and engage the community on a broad range of health care issues. This is a Global Health Student Advisory Committee Initiative. RSVP preferred but walk-ins welcome. Check online for daily events, locations, and sponsors. On Danforth and Medical Campuses.
(Feb. 20, 21, 22, 23) Engineers Week is designed to increase the visibility of the School of Engineering & Applied Science at the university, collaborate between various engineering groups and promote the interaction among students, alumni, faculty, staff and engineering professionals. Check online for daily schedule, locations, and other info. Kristen Otto 314-935-8032.
Seminar: “Using Diffuse Optical Tomography to Understand Deep Brain Stimulation’s Impact on Cortical Networks”
Tamara Hershey, psychiatry and Adam Eggebrecht, radiology. Sponsored by Dept. of Psychiatry, Wednesday Research Seminar Series. McDonnell Medical Sciences Bldg., Cori Aud.
Open to all WUSTL faculty, staff and graduate students. Come see what Toastmasters is all about! This friendly public speaking club is a great place to develop your presentation and leadership skills, as well make new friends from across Wash U’s campus. LOCATION – During Spring 2017 semester, we will be in Duncker Hall, Room 101.
“Modification of organismal health by genetic pathways of longevity in C. elegans” by Drew Sinha (Pincus Lab) and “Collectively migrating cells store mechanical memory of past matrix stiffness” by Samila Nasrollahi (Pathak Lab). Sponsored by Siteman Cancer Center and Dept. of Developmental Biology. South Bldg., Needleman Library, Room 907.
The Office of Sustainability and Human Resources Dept. are excited to announce a new Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) program partnership with Local Farmer CSA. WashU staff, faculty and students at the West, North and Danforth campuses are invited to sign up as a CSA member and receive a weekly or biweekly Crop Box filled with locally grown produce, fruit, etc., from 4 to 6 p.m. West Campus, 7509 Forsyth, back parking lot (inside the parking garage if inclement weather).
Ellen Nerenberg, Wesleyan U. Sponsored by Dept. of Romance Languages and Literatures, Paul and Silvia Rava Memorial Lecture in Italian Studies. Reception at 4 p.m. Women’s Bldg. Lounge.
Lecture: “The Legacy and Challenges of the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia”
H.E. Judge Liu Daqun, Judge of the Appeals Chamber, International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia. Sponsored by East Asian Studies and School of Law Harris Inst. for Global Legal Studies, the Annual William Catron Jones Lecture Series. Anheuser-Busch Hall, Room 401.
Third Annual Day of Discovery & Dialogue 2017 — Finding Common Ground / Keynote: “Giving Power to Voices Endangered by Silence”
(Feb. 22, 23) Please join us to reflect upon our efforts to become a more diverse and inclusive community. Keynote address by Janice Mirikitani, poet, dancer, activist, educator. Sponsored by WashU Voices: Ferguson and Beyond. Program and Registration online. Feb. 22 location: Medical Campus, Eric P. Newman Education Center.
Reel Talk Series: “Emotional Intelligence and Healthy Masculinity: Expressing Emotions to Powerfully Connect with Others”
Join the Center for Diversity and Inclusion and Campus Life for the first Reel Talk of the spring semester. Discussion facilitated by Jeffrey McCune Jr., African & African-American Studies and Women, Gender and Sexuality Studies. Olin Library, Suite 202.
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Exhibits and Ongoing Events
The Artwork in Farrell exhibition features 3D works by ceramic artist Susan Zimmerman. Her work as a magazine writer, traveling the world writing about destinations, history and nature, has inspired her artistic vision. On view from Dec. 6 through March 7, 2017 in the 2nd floor Hearth of the Farrell Learning and Teaching Center, 520 S. Euclid Ave. 63110.
A second Artwork in Farrell exhibition features 2D works by Sharon Spillar. On view through March 7, 2017 in the 2nd floor Hearth of the Farrell Learning and Teaching Center, 520 S. Euclid Ave. 63110.
On view from Jan. 27 through March 10. The Kranzberg Art & Architecture Library Special Collections is a unique repository for rare and hard-to-find art and architecture publications. The Open Collection is a new exhibit series that looks to unearth and display a curated selection from this collection. The first edition of The Open Collection is a playful allusion to the artist books of Ed Ruscha. Sponsored by WashU Libraries. Kranzberg Art & Architecture Library, Interior Case.
Exhibit: “Thirteen Washington University Students and Their Deep Dive into the Study of the Holocaust”
On View Feb.2 through March 15. This exhibit offers reflections and images from WashU students, faculty, and staff who traveled across Germany, Poland, and Lithuania in May 2016 as part of the FOCUS program “The History, Memory, and Representation of the Holocaust.” Exhibit sponsored by WashU Libraries. Opening reception on Thurs., Feb. 2, 7 to 8:30 p.m. St. Louis Holocaust Museum and Learning Center, 12 Millstone Campus Dr., St. Louis 63146.
On View from Feb. 3 through March 11. Opening reception on Feb. 3 from 6 to 9 p.m. Museum Blue, in collaboration with the Des Lee Gallery. Hours and info: 314-621-8735. Des Lee Gallery, 1627 Washington Ave. 63103.
On view from Feb. 4 through 25. Features student work from Fall 2016 class taught by lecturer Jason Butz, which used advanced scripting techniques to design and fabricate complex 3-dimensional frameworks. Givens Hall.
On view Feb. 10 through March 19, 2017. Curated by Susan Ludi Blevins, postdoctoral teaching fellow, art history & archaeology. Kemper Art Museum, Teaching Gallery.
On view Feb. 10 through April 17, 2017. Kemper presentation curated by Allison Unruh, assoc. curator. Kemper Art Museum, Ebsworth Gallery.
On view Feb. 10 through May 21, 2017. Curated by Elizabeth Childs, prof. and chair, art history & archaeology. Kemper Art Museum, Garen Gallery.
On view from Feb. 13 through Feb. 25. Features student work from two undergraduate architecture studio projects with professors Stephen Leet and Robert McCarter. Givens Hall.