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Calendar of university events

Tuesday, July 22

Lectures, Readings and Talks

Noon – Knight ADRC Weekly Seminar Series.
“Serotonin Signaling and Antidepressants Reduce Amyloid-Beta in Mice and Men.” John Cirrito, neurology. Event details. BJH South, 1st Fl., East Pavilion Aud.

Other Events

3 p.m. – 2014 Summer at WUSTL – Iced Tuesday Tea @ Three.
Event details. Danforth University Center, Tisch Commons.

Wednesday, July 23


Lectures, Readings and Talks

Noon – Center for Translational Therapies in Thrombosis – Seminar.
“Translating Aptamers from Basic Science to Therapeutic Agents. Strategies for Development.” Thomas Ortel, Duke U. Medical Center. Open to WUSTL medical school faculty, staff, postdocs, and students. Farrell Learning and Teaching Center, Connor Aud. nietersp@mir.wustl.edu or 314-362-3371.

Other Events

4 p.m. – 2014 Summer at WUSTL – Popcorn @ The Fun Room.
Event details. Danforth University Center, Fun Room.

Thursday, July 24


Lectures, Readings and Talks

11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. – Human Resources – Learning & Development Brown Bag Lunch Series.
Four Campus Transit Challenge. Registration / Event details. Danforth University Center, Room 248.

Performances

8 to 10 p.m. – Jazz in July at the DUC.
Dave Black Group. Traditional jazz tunes with guitarist Dave Black and vocalist Joe Mancuso. Event details. Danforth University Center, Tisch Commons.

Other Events

4 to 5 p.m. – 2014 Summer at WUSTL – Find the Flamingo.
Find Floyd Pink the Flamingo at the Quad / Ridgley / Archway. Follow us on Twitter

Friday, July 25

Faith-Based

7:30 p.m. – Chabad on Campus – Classic Shabbat Dinner.
Students are invited to join Rabbi Hershey Novack for a classic “Chabad-Style” Shabbat dinner. Often, members of the faculty attend as well. Meets each week during the semester. No fee to participate. Barry H. Levites Chabad House, 7018 Forsyth Blvd. Please RSVP online. Contact: rabbi@chabadoncampus.org.

Lectures, Readings and Talks

1 p.m. – Brown School Professional Development Workshop Series.
“How a Clinician Can Help, Even if the Client Can’t Remember: Interventions that Assist People with Dementia.” Registration / Event details.

2 p.m. – Skandalaris Center for Entrepreneurial Studies – Summer Friday.
Social Enterprise. Event details. McMillan Hall, Room G052.

3 p.m. – Institute for Public Health – Public Health Data & Training Center: Data Geek Meetup.
“Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Using Health Data.” Aaron Addison, GIS Services. Event details. Medical Campus, Taylor Ave. Bldg., Room 2131.

Other Events

10 a.m. to 2 p.m. – Bon Appetit / DUC – BBQ in the Courtyard.
Event details. Danforth University Center, Northeast Edison Courtyard.

Sunday, July 27

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.

Tuesday, July 29

Other Events

3 p.m. – 2014 Summer at WUSTL – Iced Tuesday Tea @ Three.
Event details. Danforth University Center, Tisch Commons.

Wednesday, July 30

Other Events

4 p.m. – 2014 Summer at WUSTL – Popcorn @ The Fun Room.
Event details. Danforth University Center, Fun Room.

9 p.m. – Summer 2014 Events – Moonlit Yoga Series.
Theme: OMazing Relaxation and Meditation. Event details. South 40 Swamp. summer@artsci.wustl.edu or 866-340-0723.

Thursday, July 31

Performances

8 to 10 p.m. – Jazz in July at the DUC.
John Dimartino Trio. Event details. Danforth University Center, Tisch Commons.

Friday, August 1

Faith-Based

7:30 p.m. – Chabad on Campus – Classic Shabbat Dinner.
Students are invited to join Rabbi Hershey Novack for a classic “Chabad-Style” Shabbat dinner. Often, members of the faculty attend as well. Meets each week during the semester. No fee to participate. Barry H. Levites Chabad House, 7018 Forsyth Blvd. Please RSVP online. Contact: rabbi@chabadoncampus.org.

Other Events

10 a.m. to 2 p.m. – Bon Appetit / DUC – BBQ in the Courtyard.
Event details. Danforth University Center, Northeast Edison Courtyard.

4 to 5 p.m. – 2014 Summer at WUSTL – Find the Flamingo.
Find Floyd Pink the Flamingo at the The Village / Millbrook Pool. Follow us on Twitter.  Scott Wagganer at 314-935-8306.

Sunday, August 3

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.



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

Summer Writers Institute 2014. July 11-25. Event details.

Inkstand Writing Workshop. Three sessions available for people who serve and wish to reflect on their experiences through writing. Created and led by Deanna Benjamin, lecturer, and sponsored by Gephardt Inst. for Public Service.  Registration / Cost / Event details. To register, contact: Deanna Benjamin at dbenjami@wustl.edu.



Ongoing Exhibits


University Libraries – Exhibition: Enjoyment in Libraries with the Candid Pencil of David Friedman. On view from April 9 through the end of July. Features portrait sketches by the Czechoslovakian artist and Holocaust survivor. Event details. Olin Library, Ginkgo Reading Room and Grand Staircase Lobby (Level 1).

School of Medicine – Artwork in the Farrell. Features Tamara Peeples, an experimental artist who frequently combines the worlds of art and science into abstractions; and Jeremy Wallis, who started working with stained glass in 1985, and became interested in glassblowing in 2006. On view through Aug. 20. Event details. Farrell Learning and Teaching Center display cases and link areas on 2nd Fl., in living room / hearth.  314-747-3284.

Sam Fox School -- 2014 University City Sculpture Series + Community Visuals 2 Student Exhibition.  Site-specific installations on view April 12 through Sept. 13.  Event details. The opening reception is on Saturday, April 12 from 2 to 3:30 p.m. at the University City Public Library, 6701 Delmar Blvd. 314-935-9300.

Kemper Art Museum – 2014 MFA Thesis Exhibition. On view May 9 through Aug. 3. Event details. Kemper Art Museum, Ebsworth Gallery. 314-935-4523.

Kemper Art Museum – Exhibition: Moving Parts: Time and Motion in Contemporary Art. On view May 9 through Aug. 31. Event details. Kemper Art Museum, Garen Gallery. 314-935-4523.

Kemper Art Museum – Exhibition: Inside the Palace of Fine Arts: Cosmopolitanism at the 1904 World’s Fair. On view from May 9through Aug. 3. Event details. Kemper Art Museum, Teaching Gallery. 314-935-4523.