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Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Top Stories

Fabricating fashion

The Sam Fox School will present its 88th Annual Fashion Design Show on April 23 at Third Degree Glass Factory. The event will feature dozens of models wearing scores of outfits by junior and senior fashion design students.

Stark wins Guggenheim Fellowship

Christopher Stark, assistant professor of music in Arts & Sciences, has been selected for a prestigious fellowship from the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation. Stark is a composer of contemporary classical music.

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6:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 12

Sam Fox lecture: ‘Hot air’

11 a.m. Thursday, April 13

Parking changes town hall meeting

6:30 p.m. Thursday, April 13

‘The Talk’ screening, panel discussion

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Campus Announcements

Take part in used shoe drive

The university is again taking part in a used shoe drive. Donations to Shoeman Water Projects help raise funds to provide clean water in developing countries. The drive runs until May, and there are several drop-off locations on the Danforth Campus.

Danforth parking lottery open April 17 -28. All permit holders must enter. Learn more.

Washington People

Charles Goldfarb

Charles Goldfarb

Charles A. Goldfarb, MD, is a hand specialist who treats a range of patients, from children with birth differences to injured athletes. He is director of the Division of Pediatric and Adolescent Orthopaedic Surgery at the School of Medicine.  

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WashU in the News

What is the Hatch Act? And what does it mean for government employees and Twitter?


Political activism inspired by Trump shows no signs of slowing down

St. Louis Post-Dispatch

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Campus Voices

‘A place where cultures collide’

A tour of north St. Louis motivated second-year medical student Kai Jones to address health inequality. In this School of Medicine video, she discusses finding ways to serve the city’s diverse population and to address disparities in care.

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Research Wire

Ram Dixit, an associate professor of biology in Arts & Sciences, received $822,000 from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) for research on “Mechanisms for the Function and Regulation of Katanin.”

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