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Tuesday, April 18, 2017

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Science Matters

School of Medicine physicians and scientists share stories about why science matters and how their research has the potential to improve people’s everyday lives and their health.

Death, humor and ‘Gossip’

“Gossip” is a satirical who-done-it by Canadian playwright George F. Walker. The Performing Arts Department in Arts & Sciences will present the sly, noir-inspired comedy Thursday through Sunday, April 20-23, in Edison Theatre.

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Noon Wednesday, April 19

Sam Fox lecture: architect Gines Garrido

7 p.m. Wednesday, April 19

Henry Hampton Film Series: Jon Else

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

WashU in the News

WashU student chosen to present Boy Scout report to political leaders in Washington

The Virginian-Pilot

Opinion: Redraw the boundaries so that St. Louis can go all in

St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Prostate Cancer Coalition praises new screening guideline

The St. Louis American

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Brian Schlitt, law student, 38

In memoriam graphicBrian Schlitt, a first-year student in the School of Law, died Wednesday, April 12, following a brief illness. He was 38. Visitation will be held this evening and tomorrow morning at St. Joseph Church in Freeburg, Ill.

Who Knew WashU?

Who Knew WashU graphicIn honor of Earth Day this week, a green question: How many buildings certified as LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) Platinum has Washington University built?
A) None B) One C) Two D) Four

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