15Oct

Fall Break

  • Monday, October 15, 2018

Fall Break is from Oct. 13 through Oct. 16.  No classes.

16Oct

Fall Break ends

  • Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Fall Break is from Oct. 13 through Oct. 16.  No classes.

16Oct

Danforth Staff Council – Fall 2018 Town Hall

  • Tuesday, October 16, 2018 • 1:00 pm

(1 to 3 p.m.)  Submitting an RSVP is optional, but strongly encouraged. We request one so that we can make sure we have enough space and so that we can receive questions ahead of time.  NOTE:  Inaugural Staff Kickball Tournament follows at 4 p.m. on Mudd Field.  Mallinckrodt Center, Edison Theatre.

16Oct

Staff kickball tournament planned Oct. 16

  • Tuesday, October 16, 2018 • 4:00 pm

The Danforth Staff Council invites university staff members to take part in an inaugural kickball tournament on Oct. 16, during students’ fall break, following the council’s fall town hall meeting. Sign up as a team or individual by emailing kabdin@wustl.edu by Oct. 5.  For those with physical activity restrictions, sling shot ball also will be an option and pinch runners are available.  Mudd Field.

17Oct

Campus Crop Box Program & Mini-Market every Wednesday – Today is West Campus

  • Wednesday, October 17, 2018 • 4:00 pm

WashU’s 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. Location alternates between Danforth Campus and West campus. Details online.  West Campus pick-up location is from 4 to 6 p.m. in the parking lot behind 7509 Forsyth 63105.

17Oct

“Human as Alien: From Frankenstein to Ex Machina and Annihilation”

  • Wednesday, October 17, 2018 • 4:30 pm
  • Busch Hall

Lecture by N. Katherine Hayles, the James B. Duke Professor Emerita of Literature at Duke University, and Distinguished Professor Emerita at the University of California, Los Angeles.  Presented in association with the WashU celebration of the Frankenstein Bicentennial.

18Oct

East Asian Library open house

  • Thursday, October 18, 2018 • 9:00 am

Join Washington University Libraries for an open house celebrating recent enhancements to the East Asian Library and the appointment of East Asian Librarian Joan Wang. Refreshments will be provided. January Hall, East Asian Library Reading Room.

18Oct

Boeing Center Industry Conference

  • Thursday, October 18, 2018 • 9:00 am

The Boeing Center for Supply Chain Innovation at Washington University hosts a conference titled “Technologies Shaping the Future of Global Supply Chains.” Hear from experts in industry and academia about trends in supply chain management, such as automation, artificial intelligence, 3D printing, the “internet of things” and more. Knight Hall, Emerson Auditorium. The event is free, but registration is requested.

18Oct

School of Medicine Farmers Market – every Thursday

  • Thursday, October 18, 2018 • 10:00 am

Year round market, every Thurs. from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.: April through early Nov. the market is located on the plaza of the BJC Inst. of Health, moving indoors Nov. through March to the McDonnell Pediatric Research Bldg. Atrium.

18Oct

Sustainable Harvest Festival

  • Thursday, October 18, 2018 • 3:00 pm

Join us in celebrating autumn and local, seasonal, and sustainable foods at WashU’s third annual Sustainable Harvest Festival. This free festival will feature a Farmers Market, workshops, free food, campus groups, live music, and more. Edison Courtyard outside the DUC. Sponsored by the Office of Sustainability.