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Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2021

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‘The Growing Danger of Nuclear Weapons’

4 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 10



‘Swamp Capitalism’ lecture

4–5:30 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 10



China’s Chang’e-5 landing site

4 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 11

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WashU in the News

Forget blood — your skin might know if you’re sick


As COVID-19 fills ICUs, chronically ill patients suffer ‘ripple effect’ of delayed surgeries

Los Angeles Times

A scientist’s pink cast leads to discovery of brain pulses that keep disused circuits ‘alive’

HEC Media

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‘Vertamae Smart-Grosvenor cooks up Black arts’

Meredith Kelling, a doctoral candidate in Arts & Sciences, received a summer fellowship from the Divided City initiative and conducted research on memoirs and novels that include recipes and culinary imperatives. Here, she writes about Vertamae Smart-Grosvenor’s cult classic, “Vibration Cooking.”

Center for the Humanities

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Who Knew WashU?

Question: Amanda Gorman is the first person to be named a National Youth Poet Laureate and last weekend became the first poet to speak at the Super Bowl. How many U.S. poet laureates have been affiliated with WashU?

A) oneB) twoC) fourD) seven

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