Students are invited to join Rabbi Hershey Novack for a classic “Chabad-Style” Shabbat dinner. Often, members of the faculty attend as well. Meets each week during the semester. No fee to participate. Barry H. Levites Chabad House, 7018 Forsyth Blvd. Please RSVP online. Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org.
The inaugural St. Louis Open Water Swim. In its first year, Swim Across America hopes to raise over $100,000 for cancer research at the Siteman Cancer Center. Lake St. Louis, Innsbrook Resort, 1 Aspen Lake Dr., Innsbrook, MO 63390.
Raise awareness and money for research at Siteman Cancer Center while playing an entertaining form of tennis called Rally Tennis. Registration needed. $25 per player. Refreshments provided. (Frontenac has eight indoor A/C courts.) Co-sponsored by Beginner’s World Tennis. Frontenac Tennis Club, just north of Highway 40 on Lindbergh Blvd. and German.
Not sure how to audition? Attend this short workshop. Mallinckrodt Center, A.E. Hotchner Studio Theatre, Room 208.
Fall 2016 semester classes begin.
Kathy Hirsh-Pasek, Temple U. Sponsored by Dept. of Psychology & Brain Sciences Colloquium Series. Wilson Hall, Room 214.
Seminar: “Adaptive Conservation of Rare Plants in an Era of Altered Disturbance Regimes and Climate Change”
Matthew Albrecht, Missouri Botanical Garden. Sponsored by Dept. of Biology. Rebstock Hall, Room 322.
A universitywide gathering to reflect upon recent events, consider our individual and collective roles in the community, and celebrate our shared, core values. Opening remarks by Chancellor Wrighton; piano performance by Provost Holden Thorp; student speakers; keynote by Rev. Gary Braun, dir. of Catholic Student Center, “Living with Uncertainty;” concluding remarks by Lori White, vice chancellor for student affairs. Event in Graham Chapel, doors open at 3:30 p.m. Reception follows in Danforth University Center, Tisch Commons.
Seminar: “Treatment with APOE Antisense Oligonucleotides Alters Plaque Morphology in a Mouse Model of Amyloidosis”
Tien-Phat Huynh, Holtzman Lab. Sponsored by Knight ADRC. BJH South, East Pavilion Aud.
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Exhibits and Ongoing Events
Art in Farrell exhibition features 2D and 3D artwork of Madeline Finn. On view from June 13 through Sept. 5 in the 2nd floor Hearth of the School of Medicine, Farrell Learning and Teaching Center, 520 S. Euclid Ave. 63110.
A celebration of the Museum’s tenth anniversary in the current building, this installation features works drawn from the permanent collection. On view Sept. 9, 2016 through Jan. 15, 2017. Sponsored by the Kemper Art Museum. The entire museum.