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Calendar of university events

Wednesday, July 1

Lectures, Readings and Talks

Noon – Institute for Public Health / Center for Dissemination & Implementation Speaker Series.
“Evaluating Improvement and Implementation for Health.” John Ovretveit, Karolinska Institutet in Stockholm, Sweden. Event details. Taylor Ave. Bldg., Room 2131.

4 p.m. – Institute for Public Health / PHASE & SPRINGH Summer Research Seminar Series.
“Networks of Exchanging Antibiotic Resistance in Commensal, Environmental, and Pathogenic Bacteria.” Gautam Dantas, pathology & immunology; biomedical engineering. RSVP / Event details. Taylor Ave. Bldg. Room 2131.

4 p.m. – Office of Technology Management – Summer 2015 Bear Cub Workshop.
Bear Cub grant program helps researchers make the leap from bench scientists to budding entrepreneurs. Speaker: Emre Toker, Skandalaris Center. Open to WUSTL faculty, researchers and post-docs. Event details. Office of Technology Management, 4240 Duncan Ave.

Other Events


9 a.m. to 3 p.m. – Community Service Office / Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center – Summer Blood Drive.
(Next date is July 8.)  Locations / Event details.

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

Thursday, July 2

Other Events

Fair St. Louis to Use Several WashU Parking Areas July 2-4.
News storyFair St. Louis homepage.

Friday, July 3

Academic Calendar

Independence Day Holiday.
University is closed.

Other Events

Fair St. Louis to Use Several WashU Parking Areas July 2-4.
News storyFair St. Louis homepage.

Saturday, July 4

Other Events

Fair St. Louis to Use Several WashU Parking Areas July 2-4.
News storyFair St. Louis homepage.

Sunday, July 5

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 7


Lectures, Readings and Talks

Noon – Knight ADRC – Weekly Research Seminar.
“Neural Correlates of Weight Loss and Improved Insulin Sensitivity.” Jason Hassenstab, neurology and psychology. 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. – DUC – Iced Tuesday Tea @ 3 – Featuring Vincent Varvel, jazz guitar.
(June 2 through Aug. 4.)  Event details. Danforth University Center, Tisch Commons. josh.gruenke@wustl.edu.

Wednesday, July 8

Other Events


9 a.m. to 3 p.m. – Community Service Office / American Red Cross – Summer Blood Drive.
Locations / Event details.

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 at WashU. – Popcorn @ The Fun Room.
Event details. Danforth University Center, Fun Room.

Thursday, July 9

Lectures, Readings and Talks

Noon – Office of Human Resources / Career Center / DIFFS – The You Behind WashU Series.
“How to Advance Your Career.” Panel discussion. Open to current WUSTL employees. Event details. Danforth Campus, Mallinckrodt Center, Multipurpose Room.

Friday, July 10


Academic Calendar

Summer School – Session II Ends.
June 8 through July 10.  Registration / Event details. summerschool@wustl.edu or 866-340-0723 or 314-935-4695.

Lectures, Readings and Talks


July 10-24, 2015 – Summer Writers Institute -- Begins July 10.
Registration / Event details.

1:30 p.m. – NIAC Summer Lectures.
“MRI Introduction: Part I.” Joshua Shimony, radiology. Event details. East Imaging Bldg., 4525 Scott Ave., 2nd Fl., NIL Large Conf. Room 2311.

3 p.m. – Inst. for Clinical and Translational Sciences – Translational Genomics Seminar.
“Cancer Discovery by Massively Parallel Sequencing and Analysis.” Elaine Mardis, McDonnell Genome Inst.; “Clinical Use of Next Generation Sequencing to Direct Patient Care.” John Pfeifer, pathology and immunology; a brief presentation of ICTS Pilot Grant Opportunities and Q&A. Event details. Farrell Learning and Teaching Center, Holden Aud.

4 p.m. – Dept. of Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics – BMB Science Fridays.
Rotation Talks – Elizabeth DeLassus and Elisa Murray. Event details. McDonnell Medical Sciences Bldg., Room 264. 314-362-4152.

Sunday, July 12

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.

Monday, July 13

Academic Calendar

Summer School – Session IV Begins.
July 13 through August 13.  Registration / Event details. summerschool@wustl.edu or 866-340-0723 or 314-935-4695.

Tuesday, July 14

Lectures, Readings and Talks


7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. – Dept. of Energy, Environmental & Chemical Engineering / Center for Aerosol Science and Engineering / U.S. Army Research Office – CASE Workshop 2015: Innovations in Aerosol Physics and Chemistry.
(July 13-15)  Keynote Address at 8:30 a.m.: “The Pursuit of the Ideal Aerosol Measurement.” Richard Flagan, Caltech. Panel discussions. Registration / Program / Event details. Brauer Hall, Room 12.

6 to 8 p.m. – Sam Fox School / Brown School / Gephardt Inst. for Public Service / Regional Arts Commission – “The Art of Social Change Series.”
“Maximizing Community Collaborations.” Registration / Event details. Kemper Art Museum, Room 104.

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 – Iced Tuesday Tea @ 3
(June 2 through Aug. 4.) Event details. Danforth University Center, Tisch Commons. josh.gruenke@wustl.edu.

Wednesday, July 15

Lectures, Readings and Talks


7:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. – Dept. of Energy, Environmental & Chemical Engineering / Center for Aerosol Science and Engineering / U.S. Army Research Office – CASE Workshop 2015: Innovations in Aerosol Physics and Chemistry.
(July 13-15)  Panel discussion. Registration / Program / Event details. Brauer Hall, Room 12.

5 p.m. – Kemper Art Museum – Gallery Talk.
Patricia Olynyk, art, will discuss the 2015 MFA Thesis Exhibition. Event details. Kemper Art Museum.

Other Events

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 at WashU. – Popcorn @ The Fun Room.Event details. Danforth University Center, Fun Room.






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.

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Ongoing Events

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.

Summer School – Summer Writers Institute. July 10-24, 2015. Registration / Event details.


Ongoing Exhibits

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.

Mariam Ghani’s Tale of Two Cities. On view through July 12 at the Saint Louis Art Museum, Currents 110 exhibition. Ghani, the 2014-2015 Henry L. and Natalie E. Freud Fellow, created The City & The City, a multimedia work based on Ferguson. Article in the St. Louis Post-Dispatch.

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.