Washington University in St. Louis

The Record Happenings

Thursday, Nov. 9, 2023

St. Louis International Film Festival screenings begin Friday

St. Louis International Film Festival screenings begin Friday

WashU will host more than a dozen screenings as part of the 32nd Annual Whitaker St. Louis International Film Festival. The citywide event showcases the best in contemporary cinema, including more than 100 narrative features and full-length documentaries and more than 170 short films, at venues throughout the city.

Upcoming events



Diversity Perspectives: Nicole Maines

4 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 9

Olin Business School welcomes Nicole Maines, a Hollywood actress and transgender youth advocate, for a virtual talk on her story and work to further transgender rights.



Women’s soccer to host NCAA Tournament

5:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 11

The WashU Bears women’s soccer team will host the first and second rounds of the NCAA Tournament this weekend and take on Maryville College. Francis Olympic Field.



Talk on care for American Indian and Alaska Native people

Noon–2 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 14

Jennifer S. Nanez, of the University of New Mexico, will give a lecture on understanding trauma as a means to create care for American Indian and Alaska Native people as part of the Buder/SAGE speaker series. Hillman Hall, Clark-Fox Forum.

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Looking ahead



‘The science of sex in long-term relationships’

5:30–7:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 16



Chamber Project St. Louis presents ‘BOLD’

7:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 17



Community art workshop: ‘Fragmented poetics’

2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 19

Exhibits and ongoing events

Living Earth Collaborative presentations continue

Join Arts and Sciences graduate students Mahal Bugay and Wen-Hsi Kuo for this week’s Living Earth Collaborative presentation at 4 p.m. today in Rebstock Hall, Room 322. The event also will be livestreamed on the Living Earth Collaborative YouTube channel.




Save the Date

‘Messiah’ sing-along

3 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 10