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Friday, Oct. 27, 2023

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Undergraduate Research Symposium

10 a.m.–2 p.m. Friday, Oct. 27



‘Advancing disability inclusion’ session

11:30 a.m.–1 p.m. Friday, Oct. 27



Remembrance committee town hall

11 a.m. Monday, Oct. 30

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WashU in the News

Opinion: ‘Chaos doesn’t scare me; American decline does’

The New York Times

Generation Z finds its voice in conversations about mental health

AOL | Scripps News

Diet can be key to preventing or reversing dementia, studies show

ABC 7 (Chicago)

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‘House cats will rule the world’

Biologist Jonathan Losos in Arts & Sciences, the William H. Danforth Distinguished Professor, has written a book about cats and teaches a course about the beloved pets. He shares some of his research findings about their evolution.


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Who Knew WashU?

Question: This WashU alumnus graduated in 1897 and went on to build a publishing empire that today includes the magazines The New Yorker, GQ and Bon Appetit, among others.

Answer: C) Condé Nast earned a law degree from the university and went on to acquire several magazines. He developed the strategy of targeting consumers based on their interests and economic status.

Congrats to this week’s winner, Bonnie Armbruster, who works at the Habif Health and Wellness Center and will receive an “I Knew WashU” luggage tag!