Washington University in St. Louis

The Record Happenings

Thursday, March 18, 2021

Virtual African Film Festival runs March 26-28

Virtual African Film Festival runs March 26-28

Now celebrating its 15th year, the African Film Festival will virtually present March 26-28 an array of award-winning shorts and full-length features from across Africa. All programming is free.

Upcoming events



National Science Foundation CAREER Award information session

11:30 a.m.–1 p.m. Thursday, March 18

Join the Research Development Office for a series of informational panel sessions on the National Science Foundation CAREER Award program. In this first of three sessions, learn about the program and tips for preparing applications.



Talk on ‘national identity, religion and alienation’

5 p.m. Monday, March 22

The Department of Jewish, Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies in Arts & Sciences welcomes Karen Auerbach of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill for a talk on the role of religion and culture in Eastern Europe.



Science-driven choices in vaccine design, development

12:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 24

Washington University physician David Curiel, MD, will discuss the scientific achievement of the COVID-19 vaccines and the features of each of one. Rodrigo Reis, Brown School associate dean, will moderate the event.

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Looking ahead



30th Annual Pow Wow

11 a.m. Saturday, March 27–5 p.m. Sunday, March 28



MFA Student Dance Concert: ‘Pathway’

8 p.m. Saturday, March 27



PAD presents ‘The COVID Mysteries’

Thursday, April 1– Sunday, April 4



Faculty Book Celebration

4 p.m. Thursday, April 1

Exhibits and ongoing events

Kemper virtual tour: ‘Figures of Myth and Legend’

The Kemper Art Museum presents an interactive virtual tour of artworks in the museum’s collection. This virtual tour will explore how artists relate their work to ancient Green and Roman mythology. The event will take place at 2 p.m. Sunday, March 21.




Save the Date

PAD presents ‘Homecoming Voices’

Friday, April 9– Sunday, April 25