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Wednesday, Feb. 28, 2024

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Environmental studies lecture: Alexander Gazmararian

4–6 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 28



‘Pranksters, standups and fitness gurus: new perspectives on parody’

5–6:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 29



Matheson lecture in celebration of Gerhild Scholz Williams

5:30–7:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 29

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WashU in the News

As Medicaid shrinks, clinics for the poor are trying to survive

The New York Times

St. Louis County mother warns of new AI kidnapping phone scam


WashU prioritizes need-based aid after years of low socioeconomic diversity

Missouri Independent

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Campus and community news


Book looks at forces that defined Ferguson

Urban designer Patty Heyda, at the Sam Fox School, soon will publish the book “Radical Atlas of Ferguson USA,” delving into how city planning decisions surrounding Ferguson, and inner-ring suburbs more broadly, shaped the community long before the tensions and activism following Michael Brown’s shooting death. Read about this and other recent works on the Source Bookshelf.

Source Bookshelf

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Who Knew WashU?

Question: In 1933, Evarts Graham, the Bixby Professor of Surgery at the School of Medicine, performed which lifesaving surgery on James Gilmore, the first successful procedure of its kind?

A) gastropexyB) hepatectomyC) nephrectomyD) pneumonectomy

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