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Monday, Feb. 6, 2017

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Early signs of anxiety, depression may be evident in newborns

Analyzing brain scans of newborns, School of Medicine researchers found that early predictors of anxiety and depression may be evident in the brain even at birth.

Talk to focus on future for the humanities

Sidonie Smith, author of “Manifesto for the Humanities,” will be the featured speaker at the Faculty Book Celebration at 4 p.m. tomorrow, Feb. 7, in Umrath Lounge. Smith discusses how to revitalize graduation education for both students and faculty.

‘Spectacle and Leisure in Paris’ opens Friday at Kemper

For Parisians at the end of the 19th century, to attend the opera, the ballet or the Moulin Rouge was to see but also to be seen. The Kemper Art Museum presents “Spectacle and Leisure in Paris: Degas to Mucha,” from Friday, Feb. 10, through May 21.

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3:10 p.m. Monday, Feb. 6

Meditation Monday

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The View From Here

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WashU in the News

Why Trump’s SCOTUS pick needs to get tech


Diversity by design?

Context (AIA Philadelphia)

Greitens says Obamacare hurt Missouri’s budget. How?

St. Louis Post-Dispatch

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Campus Voices

‘How repeal of Affordable Care Act could impact LGBTQ community’

Julie Moreau, a postdoctoral researcher in Arts & Sciences, argues in an article on the NBC Out website that if the Affordable Care Act is repealed, as Republican leaders have pledged to do, LGBTQ individuals could face more harm than other people.

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John Baugh photoJohn Baugh, the Margaret Bush Wilson Professor in Arts & Sciences, has been elected to serve on the Board on Behavioral, Cognitive, and Sensory Sciences for the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine.

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