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Friday, Sept. 16, 2022

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Constitution Day celebration

11 a.m.–1 p.m. Friday, Sept. 16



Kemper Art Museum tour: materials and methods

2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 17



Kingsbury Ensemble performs

3 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 18

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St. Louis research fuels COVID-19 nasal vaccine rollout in India

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Who Knew WashU?

Question: The Kemper is the oldest art museum west of the Mississippi River. When was it established?

Answer: B) The museum was established in 1881 as the St. Louis School and Museum of Fine Arts, a department of Washington University, and was initially located in downtown St. Louis. Learn more about Sam Fox School history.

Congrats to this week’s winner, Sharronah Pearson, who works in the Department of Radiation Oncology at the School of Medicine and will receive an “I Knew WashU” luggage tag!