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Thursday, March 9, 2023

Olin Africa Business Forum

Olin Africa Business Forum

This year’s Olin Africa Business Forum will focus on the theme of “discovering opportunities and drivers of growth.” The event will feature panel conversations on digital transformation in financial technology; public health and social impact; and agriculture innovation. It takes place 10 a.m.-2 p.m. today in Knight Hall’s Emerson Auditorium, with cultural events afterward.

Upcoming events



Collaborative Café: working with community stakeholders

11:30 a.m.–1 p.m. Thursday, March 9

The Center for Community Health Partnerships and Research will present a panel discussion on how researchers can engage with stakeholders and advisory boards. Hillman Hall, Room 130.



Designer Chad W. Beckerman lecture

6:30 p.m. Thursday, March 9

Award-winning designer and creative director Chad W. Beckerman will give the MFA in Illustration and Visual Culture Program Lecture. Beckerman is the designer behind several New York Times bestsellers. Steinberg Hall Auditorium.



‘Artwork and Arias’ event

7 p.m. Saturday, March 11

The Center for the Study of Race, Ethnicity & Equity helps support an Opera Theatre of Saint Louis and Contemporary Art Museum event bringing together opera and the visual arts. Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis, 3750 Washington Ave.

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Looking ahead



Trauma-informed policing virtual talk

12:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 21



Danforth Staff Council spring forum

2–4 p.m. Tuesday, March 21



TRIADS Speaker Series event on election security

12:30–2 p.m. Thursday, March 23

Exhibits and ongoing events

Women in Medicine exhibit

The Bernard Becker Medical Library on the Medical Campus presents an exhibit featuring 22 women from the School of Medicine who mentored and inspired women in science and medicine. The exhibit in honor of Women’s History Month is on display through March 31. Becker Library, first floor.




Save the Date

Day of Dialogue and Action

9 a.m.–4 p.m. Thursday, April 27