Washington University in St. Louis

The Record Happenings

Thursday, Sept. 15, 2022

Kemper to debut Katharina Grosse studio paintings

Kemper to debut Katharina Grosse studio paintings

The Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum, in cooperation with the Kunstmuseum Bern, Switzerland, and the Kunstmuseum Bonn, Germany, will debut “Katharina Grosse Studio Paintings, 1988-2022: Returns, Revisions, Inventions.” The exhibition opens Sept. 23 and is the first major survey of Grosse’s studio-based paintings. It will investigate the important role large-scale canvases have played throughout her career.

Upcoming events



Black families and the child welfare system presentation

2 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 15

The Brown School presents a webinar featuring Tricia Stephens, of the Silberman School of Social Work at Hunter College, for insights from providers and parents who have navigated the child welfare system.



‘Sexual political economies of slavery and abortion access’

4–5:20 p.m. Monday, Sept. 19

The School of Law’s Adrienne Davis will give a virtual guest lecture on the implications of new state laws that will govern abortion access as part of “The Politics of Reproduction” course.



Ready Week ‘stop the bleed’ training

11 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 21

WashU Emergency Management will provide comprehensive bleeding control training for university staff and students as part of Ready Week activities. Barnes-Jewish Hospital, Clayton Avenue Building.

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Looking ahead



#SciComm virtual seminar: ‘communicating beyond the academy’

3 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 22



Center for Women’s Health Engineering launch

4–6:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 22



Marisela Gomez virtual talk, ‘Teaching to transform’

Noon–1:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 23

Exhibits and ongoing events

‘Ervin Scholars: Honor the Legacy’ exhibit

This exhibit highlights the many graduates of the John B. Ervin Scholars Program and the successful paths they have taken. The exhibition will be on display through Nov. 27. Olin Library, Level 1, Kagan Grand Stair.




Save the Date

Take Care Health Fair for employees

10 a.m.–2 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 11