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Calendar of university events

Tuesday, July 28

Lectures, Readings and Talks

Noon – Knight ADRC – Weekly Seminar Series.
“Diffusion Magnetic Resonance Imaging Detected Neurodegeneration in Preclinical and Early AD.” Qing Wang, radiology. Event details. BJH South,  1st Fl., East Pavilion Aud.

Other Events

12:05 – 12:55 p.m. – Toast of WU Toastmasters Club at West Campus.
Open to all WUSTL staff. Come see what Toastmasters is all about! This friendly public speaking club is a great place to develop your presentation and leadership skills, as well make new friends from across Wash U’s campus. Event details. West Campus, 7425 Forsyth Blvd. 63105, Room 350.

3 to 5 p.m. – Summer School – 2015 Summer WashU – Iced Tuesday Tea @ 3.
Event details. Danforth University Center, Tisch Commons.

Wednesday, July 29

Lectures, Readings and Talks

2 p.m. – Institute for Public Health – PHASE & SPRINGH Summer Research Program Seminar Series.
“Findings from the CHOICE Project: The Importance of Long-Acting Reversible Contraception.” Tessa Madden, gynecology. Event details. Medical Campus, Taylor Ave. Bldg., Room 2131.

Other Events

11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. – University College – Employee Preview Luncheon.
Open to WUSTL employees. Join us for a free lunch and learn about our programs and WUSTL’s tuition assistance benefit. RSVP / Event details. Danforth University Center, Orchid Room.

Noon to 1 p.m. – WUSTL Speaks Toastmasters Club on the Danforth Campus.
(June 4 through July 29)   Open to all WUSTL staff. Come see what Toastmasters is all about! This friendly public speaking club is a great place to develop your presentation and leadership skills, as well make new friends from across Wash U’s campus. Event details. Danforth Campus, Umrath Hall, Room 140.

4 p.m. – Summer School – 2015 Summer WashU – Popcorn @ The Fun Room.
Event details. Danforth University Center, Fun Room.

6 p.m. – University College – Preview Night.
Learn about our part-time, evening, and summer school programs. RSVP / Event details. Danforth Campus, Ridgley Hall, Holmes Lounge.

Thursday, July 30


Lectures, Readings and Talks

11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. – Summer School – High School Summer Institute Final Project Presentations.
“Science Fair” format for presentations for the pre-medical and pre-engineering institutes. Event details. Umrath Hall Lounge.

1 to 4 p.m. – Institute for Public Health – 2015 Public Health Advanced Summer Education (PHASE) Summer Research Program. – Symposium.
Student short talks. Registration / Event details. McDonnell Pediatrics Research Bldg., Conf. Room 8101.

Performances

8 to 10 p.m. – University College / Dept. of Music – Jazz in July.
Montez Coleman & his group play traditional modern jazz; saxophone, piano, bass & drums. Event details. Ridgley Hall, Holmes Lounge.

Other Events

6:15 p.m. – Siteman Cancer Center teams up with the St. Louis Cardinals for Cancer Awareness Night at Busch Stadium.
Cardinals vs. Colorado Rockies. Tickets / Event details. Tickets are $20 (cash only). $5 from each ticket sold will benefit cancer research at Siteman Cancer Center.  Contact: angela.phillion@bjc.org or 314-454-5059.

Friday, July 31


Lectures, Readings and Talks


9 a.m. – Institute of Materials Science & Engineering – Seminar Series.
“Simulations of Morphological Evolution in Energy Materials.” Katsuyo Thornton, U. of Michigan. Event details. Compton Hall, Room 241.

1 to 5:15 p.m. – Institute for Public Health – Summer Program for Research in Global Health (SPRINGH) – Symposium.
Keynote talk: “Dealing With the Unexpected – The 1990s Cholera Epidemics in South America.” Wolfgang Munar, Global Health Center. Followed by student presentations. Registration / Event details. McDonnell Pediatrics Research Bldg., Conf. Room 8101.

1:30 p.m. – NIAC Summer Lecture Series.
“Diffusion Tensor Imaging (DTI).” Joshua Shimony, radiology. Event details. East Imaging Bldg., 4525 Scott Ave., 2nd Fl., NIL Large Conf. Room 2311.

3 to 5:30 p.m. – Summer School – Middle School Summer Challenge Leadership Project Presentations.
Student presentations and Q&A. Event details. Women’s Bldg. Formal Lounge.

4 p.m. – Dept. of Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics – BMB Science Fridays.
Features John Robinson (Lohman Lab). Event details. McDonnell Medical Sciences Bldg., Biochemistry Seminar Room 264.

Other Events

6 to 9 p.m. – Kemper Art Museum – 4th Annual Contemporary Night Out.
“Process, Participation, and Play.” Collaborative effort with Contemporary Art Museum of St. Louis and the Pulitzer Arts Foundation.  Sold Out. Registration / Event details.

Sunday, August 2

Faith-Based

11 a.m. – Catholic Student Center – Mass.
All are welcome. Catholic Student Center, 6352 Forsyth Blvd. 63105. Contact: Mark Zaegel at zaegel@washucsc.org or (314) 935-9191 ext. 230.

Other Events

5 p.m. – Summer School – 2015 Summer at WashU – Sundae Swim.
Summer pool party. RSVP / Event details. Millbrook Pool.

Tuesday, August 4

Lectures, Readings and Talks


Noon – Knight ADRC – Weekly Seminar Series.
“Alzheimer’s Association International Conference (AAIC) Event Summary.” Event details. BJH South, 1st Fl., East Pavilion Aud.

5:30 to 8:30 p.m. – Brown School Workshop – Exploring Your Encore Career: Evening Format.
(Aug. 4, 6, 11, 13)   Registration / Event details.

Performances

3 to 5 p.m. – DUC / Summer School / Dept. of Music – Iced Tuesday Tea @ 3 – featuring Adam Maness, jazz guitar.
(June 2 through Aug. 4)  Event details. Danforth University Center, Tisch Commons.

Other Events

12:05 – 12:55 p.m. – Toast of WU Toastmasters Club at West Campus.
Open to all WUSTL staff. Come see what Toastmasters is all about! This friendly public speaking club is a great place to develop your presentation and leadership skills, as well make new friends from across Wash U’s campus. Event details. West Campus, 7425 Forsyth Blvd. 63105, Room 350.

3 to 5 p.m. – DUC / Summer School / Dept. of Music – Iced Tuesday Tea @ 3 -- featuring Adam Maness,  jazz guitar.
(June 2 through Aug. 4.)  Event details. Danforth University Center, Tisch Commons.

Wednesday, August 5


Lectures, Readings and Talks

8:30 a.m. – Div. of Oncology / Siteman Cancer Center -- Neuro-Oncology Focus Group – PPG / SPORE Planning Session.
An open discussion facilitated by the leaders of the Neuro-Onc Focus Group. Center for Advanced Medicine, 3rd Fl. Conf. Room 1.  314-362-9329.

Other Events

Noon to 1 p.m. – WUSTL Speaks Toastmasters Club on the Danforth Campus.
(June 4 through Aug. 19) Open to all WUSTL staff. Come see what Toastmasters is all about! This friendly public speaking club is a great place to develop your presentation and leadership skills, as well make new friends from across Wash U’s campus. Event details. Danforth Campus, Umrath Hall, Room 140.

4 p.m. – Summer School – 2015 Summer at WashU. – Popcorn @ The Fun Room.
Event details. Danforth University Center, Fun Room.

Thursday, August 6

Lectures, Readings and Talks


Noon – Office of Human Resources / Career Center / DIFFS – The You Behind WashU Series.
“T.B.A.” School of Law.  Open to current WUSTL employees. Event details. Danforth Campus, Mallinckrodt Center, Multipurpose Room.

5:30 to 8:30 p.m. – Brown School Workshop – Exploring Your Encore Career: Evening Format.
(Aug. 4, 6, 11, 13)   Registration / Event details.

Friday, August 7

Lectures, Readings and Talks

4 p.m. – Dept. of Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics – BMB Science Fridays.
Happy Hour (Galburt Lab).  Event details. McDonnell Medical Sciences Bldg., Biochemistry Seminar Room 264.

Other Events

8 a.m. to 6 p.m. – Wash U. Campus Store – Missouri’s Tax Free Weekend.
(Aug. 7, 8, 9)  In-store and online for pick-up.  Faculty, staff or student ID required for purchase. (Now accepting pre-orders through August 6.) Campus Store, Mallinckrodt Center, 6465 Forsyth Blvd. 63105.  wustl@bkstr.com or 314-935-5580.

Saturday, August 8

Other Events 


9 a.m. to 4 p.m. – WashU Basketball to Host Free Parent Coaching Clinic.
Hosted by head coaches Nancy Fahey and Mark Edwards. Registration / Event details. Athletics Complex.

10 a.m. to 5 p.m. – Wash U. Campus Store – Missouri’s Tax Free Weekend.
(Aug. 7, 8, 9)  In-store and online for pick-up. Faculty, staff or student ID required for purchase. (Now accepting pre-orders through August 6.) Campus Store, Mallinckrodt Center, 6465 Forsyth Blvd. 63105. wustl@bkstr.com or 314-935-5580.

Sunday, August 9

Faith-Based

11 a.m. – Catholic Student Center – Mass.
All are welcome. Catholic Student Center, 6352 Forsyth Blvd. 63105. Contact: Mark Zaegel at zaegel@washucsc.org or (314) 935-9191 ext. 230.

Memorial Services

1 to 5 p.m. – Memorial Service – Celebration of the Life of Frank K. Flinn.
Friends and family will gather from 1 to 5 p.m., with a 3 p.m. memorial in the main auditorium. Event details. Regional Arts Commission (RAC), 6128 Delmar Blvd., St. Louis 63112.

Other Events

Noon to 5 p.m. – Wash U. Campus Store – Missouri’s Tax Free Weekend.
(Aug. 7, 8, 9)  In-store and online for pick-up. Faculty, staff or student ID required for purchase. (Now accepting pre-orders through August 6.) Campus Store, Mallinckrodt Center, 6465 Forsyth Blvd. 63105. wustl@bkstr.com or 314-935-5580.

Tuesday, August 11

Lectures, Readings and Talks

Noon – Knight ADRC – Weekly Seminar Series.
“Frontotemporal Dementia.” Nupur Ghoshal, neurology. Event details. BJH South, 1st Fl., East Pavilion Aud.

5:30 to 8:30 p.m. – Brown School Workshop – Exploring Your Encore Career: Evening Format.
(Aug. 4, 6, 11, 13)  Registration / Event details.

Other Events

12:05 – 12:55 p.m. – Toast of WU Toastmasters Club at West Campus.
Open to all WUSTL staff. Come see what Toastmasters is all about! This friendly public speaking club is a great place to develop your presentation and leadership skills, as well make new friends from across Wash U’s campus. Event details. West Campus, 7425 Forsyth Blvd. 63105, Room 350.

Wednesday, August 12

Other Events

Noon to 1 p.m. – WUSTL Speaks Toastmasters Club on the Danforth Campus.
Open to all WUSTL staff. Come see what Toastmasters is all about! This friendly public speaking club is a great place to develop your presentation and leadership skills, as well make new friends from across Wash U’s campus. Event details. Danforth Campus, Umrath Hall, Room 140.

4 p.m. – Summer School – 2015 Summer at WashU. – Popcorn @ The Fun Room.
Event details. Danforth University Center, Fun Room.

Thursday, August 13

Lectures, Readings and Talks

5:30 to 8:30 p.m. – Brown School Workshop – Exploring Your Encore Career: Evening Format.
(Aug. 4, 6, 11, 13)  Registration / Event details.





For a full listing of medical rounds and conferences, see the School of Medicine's Web site.

Events sponsored by the university — its departments, schools, centers, organizations and recognized student organizations — are published in the calendar. All events are free and open to the public, unless otherwise noted. All phone numbers are 314 area code, unless otherwise noted.

Calendar submissions should state time, date, place, sponsor(s), title of event or lecture, name(s) of speaker(s), speaker(s) affiliations and admission cost. Email calendar items to recordcalendar@wustl.edu.

If you have any questions or need assistance writing up an event, call Mary Kastens at (314) 935-9495.​


 

Ongoing Events

WashU Campus Store – Tax Free Holiday – August 7 to-9.  Now accepting pre-orders through Aug. 6. WUSTL faculty, staff or student IDs required. 314-935-5580.

WashU Campus Store – Summer Clearance Event. Shop now. In store and online while supplies last. Event details.

2015 Summer School Sessions – Session I: May 18 to June 5; Session II: June 8 to July 10; Session III: June 8 to July 31; and Session IV: July 13 to Aug. 13. Registration / Event details.  Contact: summerschool@wustl.edu or 866-340-0723 or 314-935-4695.


Ongoing Exhibits

Sam Fox School -- Golden in Silver Exhibition, Jonathan Berger’s commission for the 2015 University City Sculpture Series, is on view from July 11 through Aug. 7. Opening reception is on July 18, 2 to 4 p.m. Event details. University City Public Library, 6701 Delmar Blvd., 63130.

University Libraries – WWI Posters from the Louis and Jodi Atkin Family Collection now on display through October 2015. An exhibit of 31 posters on display on levels 1, 2, and 3 of Olin Library. Event details.

University Libraries / Modern Graphic History Library – The Center for the Humanities Collection. On view through August 31. Event details. Olin Library, Grand Staircase Lobby and the Ginkgo Room.

Sam Fox School / Contemporary Art Museum of St. Louis – ACCUMULUS Site-Specific Installation Opening. On view at CAM from June 5 through September. Opening reception on June 5 at 5 p.m. at CAM.  Event details. Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis, 3750 Washington Blvd.

Sam Fox School / Kemper Art Museum Exhibition – MFA15: 2015 MFA Thesis Exhibition. On view from May 1 through Aug. 2. Event details. Kemper Art Museum.

Kemper Art Museum Exhibition – Rotation 1: Contemporary Art From the Peter Norton Gift. On view from May 1 through Aug. 2. (The second installment of selections from this donation, Rotation 2, will open on Sept. 11.) Event details. Kemper Art Museum, Garen Gallery.

Kemper Art Museum Exhibition – World War I: War of Images, Images of War. On view from Sept. 11, 2015 through Jan. 4, 2016. Event details. Kemper Art Museum, Ebsworth Gallery.

Kemper Art Museum – Exhibition – Neither Here Nor There: Borders and Mobility in Contemporary Art. On view from April 10 through August 2. (Opening reception on April 10 at 5 p.m.) Event details. Kemper Art Museum, Teaching Gallery.

Artwork in the Farrell – Donald Horstman’s show consists of 2D and 3D art and will be on display from June 5 through Sept. 4. Event details. Farrell Learning and Teaching Center, in the 2nd floor Hearth and link areas. 314-747-3284.