Washington University in St. Louis

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Friday, Nov. 11, 2022

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Frederik Ruysch collections reception, rare book viewing

3:30–6 p.m. Friday, Nov. 11



Film Festival: ‘Lowndes County and the Road to Black Power’

7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 11



Discussion of Indigenous photographer Martín Chambi’s work

2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 12



Women’s basketball home opener vs. Dubuque

1 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 13

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WashU in the News

Repeat COVID is riskier than first infection, study finds


Need mental health help but you aren’t in crisis? Try a ‘warmline’


In ‘God made a fighter’ ad, DeSantis paves way to replace Trump as anointed one

Religion News Service

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‘West must grasp Putin’s world view to avoid further Russian surprises’

James V. Wertsch, the David R. Francis Distinguished Professor, writes in an opinion piece about the war in Ukraine that basic national narratives — such as the threat of invasion, creating a “Russian world” and protecting pure Christianity — are driving Russian President Vladimir Putin’s actions.

South China Morning Post

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Who Knew WashU?

Question: Approximately how many Native nations do alumni of the university’s Kathryn M. Buder Center for American Indian Studies represent?

Answer: D) Buder Center alumni today represent 84 Native nations. Founded in 1990 at the Brown School, the center focuses on academic advancement and study of American Indian issues related to social work.

Congrats to this week’s winner, Carol Diaz-Granados, a research associate in Arts & Sciences, who will receive an “I Knew WashU” luggage tag!

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