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Thursday, Oct. 19, 2023

Villalongo and Ramani to discuss ‘Printing Black America’

Villalongo and Ramani to discuss ‘Printing Black America’

Artist William Villalongo and data scientist Shraddha Ramani will discuss their ongoing collaboration, “Printing Black America: W.E.B. Du Bois’s Data Portraits in the 21st Century,” at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 24, in Steinberg Hall Auditorium. As the Sam Fox School’s 2023-24 Arthur and Sheila Prensky Island Press Visiting Artists, the pair will create new St. Louis-based works for the series.

Upcoming events



‘Expanding public access’ talk

3 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 19

Becker Medical Library and University Libraries will host a virtual keynote address about open science for the Open October series featuring representatives from the National Institutes of Health (NIH), the National Science Foundation (NSF) and NASA.



‘Migrant Women Rise’ movie screening

5–8 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 21

The Office of Institutional Equity will celebrate Filipino American History Month with a special screening of “Migrant Women Rise: Stories of Red-Tagged Overseas Filipino Workers.” Hillman Hall, Room 60.



Public Health at WashU conference

5 p.m. Monday, Oct. 23–1:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 24

The two-day Public Health at WashU annual conference will focus on strengthening public health through community engagement and collaboration across disciplines. The first day will take place in Graham Chapel and the second day will take place at the Eric P. Newman Education Center on the Medical Campus.

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Looking ahead



TRIADS Speaker Series: Ji on knowledge acquisition

Noon–1:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 26



Fall Undergraduate Research Symposium

10 a.m.–2 p.m. Friday, Oct. 27



Kemper Unplugged series begins

Noon Friday, Oct. 27

Exhibits and ongoing events

‘Domesticated Pulp’ exhibit on Archie, Comics Code continues

Join University Libraries for an exhibit highlighting materials from the Archie collection alongside examples of comics that were forced to adhere to the Comics Code Authority’s Seal of Approval, a set of guidelines used to judge comics as appropriate for all ages. The exhibit will be on display through Dec. 17 in Olin Library, Level 1.




Save the Date

Olin Sports Business Summit

12:30–5:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 10