Genetics and Genomics Science Series at Academy of Science St Louis

  • Monday, February 18, 2019 • 10:00 am
  • McDonnell Genome Institute, 4444 Forest Park Ave

Laura Courtney and Bob Fulton lead an exciting tour of MGI for young, future scientists as well as adults. Co sponsored by Siteman Cancer Center, Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Research Center and Children’s Discovery Institute.


Basketball game-Play4Kay #PinkOut & Faculty Appreciation Day

  • Sunday, February 17, 2019 • 12:00 pm
  • Field House

Pregame High-Five tunnel, halftime events and postgame autographs. Faculty members will be recognized for their contributions to the Scholar-Champion experience. Wear PINK! Sponsored by WashU Athletics.


Talk – ‘Physics in Diagnostic Medicine’

  • Saturday, February 16, 2019 • 10:00 am

Dr. James Miller will be presenting this talk. No knowledge of Physics or Medicine is required. This lecture is funded in-part by the WSWU, and the Vice-Provost’s Office. Sponsored by The Physics Department. Crow Hall, Room 201.


Probing the sub-microwave universe

  • Friday, February 15, 2019 • 7:30 pm
  • McDonnell Hall

Michael Malolepszy will talk about recent radio astronomy research focusing on the Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array (ALMA). Cosponsored by St. Louis Astronomical Society and NASA MO Space Grant Consortium.


Eighth Blackbird

  • Friday, February 15, 2019 • 7:30 pm
  • 560 Music Center

“Stage animals as well as outstanding chamber players, Eighth Blackbird perform with a freedom almost unheard of in their technically demanding repertoire.” —The Sunday Telegraph. Tickets $5-$20. Sponsored by Dept. of Music. E. Desmond Lee Concert Hall.


Chabad on Campus – Classic Shabbat Dinner

  • Friday, February 15, 2019 • 7:00 pm

Each week over 100 students join Chabad to celebrate Shabbat with a wonderful Shabbat dinner. Want a sneak preview of the rest of the semester? Join us this week for some of the best Challa and chicken soup in town! Register in advance at www.chabadwashu.org/shabbat.