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Calendar of university events

Friday, April 18


Faith-Based

7 p.m. – Catholic Student Center – Good Friday Service.
All are welcome. Catholic Student Center, 6352 Forsyth Blvd., 63105. zaegel@washucsc.org.

7 p.m. – Chabad on Campus – Passover Shabbat.
Barry H. Levites Chabad House, 7018 Forsyth Blvd. Please RSVP online. Contact: rabbi@chabadoncampus.org.

Film

6 p.m. – Latin American Film Festival.
Two-day event. April 17 Machuca; April 18 Clandestine Childhood. Each film is followed by a discussion. Event details. Brown Hall Lounge, Room 218.

Lectures, Readings and Talks


8 a.m. – Dept. of Neurology – Grand Rounds Lecture Series.
“Stroke: Systems of Care.” David Carpenter, neurology. Event details. Barnes-Jewish Hospital, West Pavilion Aud.

9 a.m. – Women’s Health Research Seminar Series.
“TBA” by Bryan Teets, reproductive services. BJC-IH, 10th Fl. Conf. Room 10 A/B.

9 a.m. – Institute of Materials Science & Engineering Lecture Series.
“Spectroscopic Exploration of the Quantum Nature of Excitons in Semiconductor Quantum Wires.” Richard Loomis, chemistry and IMSE. Event details. Compton Hall, Room 241.

9:15 a.m. – Dept. of Pediatrics Grand Rounds.
“Noonan Syndrome and Related Disorders: Voices Heard Along the RASpY Pathway.” Bruce Gelb, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. Wohl Clinical Bldg., Clopton Aud.

11:00 a.m. – Dept. of Energy, Environmental & Chemical Engineering Seminar Series.
“Modeling and Simulation of Lithium-ion Battery.” Sumitava De, EECE. Event details. Brauer Hall, Room 12.

Noon – Neurorehabilitation – Grand Rounds Speaker Series 2013-2014.
“Driving With a Neurological Condition.” Abiodun Akinwuntan, Georgia Regents U. Event details. Program in Occupational Therapy Aud., 4444 Forest Park Ave. 63108.

Noon – Dept. of Cell Biology & Physiology Seminar Series.
“Deconstructing Actin Dynamics from Living Systems to Single Molecules.” Bruce Goode, Brandeis U. Event details. McDonnell Medical Sciences Bldg., Room 426.

Noon – Oncologic Imaging (CME) Research Program Seminar Series.
“Multimodality Nanobased Approach to Oncologic Imaging.” Gregory Lanza, MD, PhD. Event details. Clinical Sciences Research Bldg., Room 4402.

Noon to 1:30 p.m. – Mosaic Project – Presentation by Finalist for Director of the Center for Diversity and Inclusion.
Finalist Lamara Warren. Search homepage. Women’s Bldg. Formal Lounge.

1:30 p.m. – NIAC Seminar Series.
“Behavioral and Imaging Studies of Stroke.” Maurizio Corbetta, neurology and radiology. Event details. East Bldg., 4525 Scott Ave., NIL Large Conf. Room 2311.

2:30 p.m. – Center for New Institutional Social Sciences – Political Economy Seminar Series.
“Judges On Patrol: Compliance Monitoring in the Latin American Amparo.” Jeffrey Staton, Emory U. Event details. Seigle Hall, Room 248.

4 p.m. – Dept. of English – Spring Graduate Student Colloquium.
“Urban Fantasies of Pastoral Sprawl in China Mieville’s Perdido Street Station” by Katherine Henderson and “Scale, Identity, and Explanation in Doris Lessing’s The Fifth Child” by Erik Strobl. Event details. Duncker Hall, Hurst Lounge, Room 201. jmklemp@wustl.edu.

4 p.m. – Center for the Humanities / Interdisciplinary Film Reading Group – Lecture.
“In Defense of ‘Disco Dancer’ (1982). Neepa Majumdar, U. of Pittsburgh. (ALSO: related film screening on April 17. See listing.)  Event details. Seigle Hall, Room 205.

4 p.m. – Chancellor’s Graduate Fellowship Program – 2014 Arts & Letters Symposium.
Presentations by four current Fellows from the Writing Program and the Sam Fox School. Event details. Danforth University Center, Room 234.

4 p.m. – University Libraries – Workshop Series.
Research Management: Zotero. Open to university community. Event details. Olin Library Arc, Level A.

6 to 9 p.m. – IDEA Labs Demo Day.
Presentation of final prototypes of bioengineering design projects. Event details. Farrell Learning and Teaching Center, Connor Aud.

7:30 p.m. – Saint Louis Astronomical Society Lecture.
“Cosmic Spin – The Turning of Planets, Stars, and Galaxies.” An illustrated lecture by Robert Criss, Earth and planetary sciences. Co-sponsored by NASA’s Missouri Space Grant Consortium (WUSTL is a member). Free and open to the public. Event details. McDonnell Hall, Room 162.

Performances


6:30 p.m. – University College Theater Event.
Dessert Reception at 6:30 p.m. and Performance at 8 p.m.  Tickets $10. To RSVP for the preview or reserve tickets, contact Holly Schroeder at cschroed@wustl.edu or 314-935-6759. Reception in January Hall, Room 30.

8 p.m. – Performing Arts Department – Twelfth Night.

Shows on April 17, 18, 19, 20.  Shakespeare comedy directed by Henry Schvey. Tickets / Event details. Mallinckrodt Center, 6465 Forsyth Blvd., A.E. Hotchner Studio Theatre.

Sports

Noon – WUSTL Baseball.
DePauw U. Schedule. Kelly Field.

3 p.m. – WUSTL Baseball.
DePauw U. Schedule. Kelly Field.

4 p.m. – WUSTL Softball.
Millikin. Schedule. Softball Field.

6 p.m. – WUSTL Softball.
Millikin. Schedule. Softball Field.

Other Events


11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. -- DUC BBQ.
Live music and BBQ every Friday. Starting the Friday after spring break and ending the Friday before fall break, weather permitting. Open to WUSTL community. Danforth University Center, Edison Family Courtyard.

4 p.m. – Sam Fox School – 2014 Architecture Awards Presentation.
Awards / Event details. Steinberg Hall Aud.

5:30 to 8 p.m. – DUC – Ashoka Bazaar -- WUrld Marketplace.
South Asian cuisine and live performances. Attendance and food are free.  DUC, Tisch Commons.

Saturday, April 19


Faith-Based

12:45 p.m. – Chabad on Campus – Passover Shabbat Lunch.
Barry H. Levites Chabad House, 7018 Forsyth Blvd. Please RSVP online. Contact: rabbi@chabadoncampus.org.

7:30 p.m. – Catholic Student Center – Easter Vigil.
Party to follow in social hall. All are welcome. Catholic Student Center, 6352 Forsyth Blvd., 63105. zaegel@washucsc.org.

Film

2014 Italian Film Festival USA of St. Louis.
Local premiere of 11 recent Italian films, April 5 through April 25. Schedule / Co-sponsors / Event details. Three venues: Lab Sciences Bldg,, Room 300, Brown Hall, Room 100, and Steinberg Hall Aud. fms@artsci.wustl.edu or 314-422-3102.

Lectures, Readings and Talks

3 to 5 p.m. – Missouri History Museum – Show Me St. Louis! The Politics of Representation from a New Media Literacy Perspective.
WUSTL students present the culmination of their community-based projects. Event details. Missouri History Museum, MacDermot Grand Hall.

Performances

2 p.m. – Performing Arts Department – Twelfth Night.
Shows on April 17, 18, 19, 20. Shakespeare comedy directed by Henry Schvey. Tickets / Event details. Mallinckrodt Center, 6465 Forsyth Blvd., A.E. Hotchner Studio Theatre.

8 p.m. – Performing Arts Department – Twelfth Night.
Shows on April 17, 18, 19, 20. Shakespeare comedy directed by Henry Schvey. Tickets / Event details. Mallinckrodt Center, 6465 Forsyth Blvd., A.E. Hotchner Studio Theatre.

8 p.m. – Performing Arts Department – The Slaughter Project.
SPECTRUM -- Under the artistic direction of choreographer Cecil Slaughter. Tickets / Event details. Mallinckrodt Center, 6465 Forsyth Blvd., Edison Theatre.

Sports

Noon – WUSTL Softball.
Monmouth (IL). Schedule. Softball Field.

Noon – WUSTL Baseball.
DePauw U. Schedule. Kelly Field.

2 p.m. – WUSTL Softball.
Monmouth (IL). Schedule. Softball Field.

3 p.m. – WUSTL Baseball.
DePauw U. Schedule. Kelly Field.

Other Events

9 a.m. to Noon – Community Partnership Center – Get Moving North St. Louis.
Spring Kickoff. Activities for the whole family. Co-sponsors / Event details. Community Partnership Center, 3335 Union Blvd.

Sunday, April 20


Faith-Based

9:30 a.m. – Catholic Student Center – Easter Sunday Mass.
All are welcome. Graham Chapel. zaegel@washucsc.org.

11:30 a.m. – Catholic Student Center – Easter Sunday Mass.
All are welcome. Graham Chapel.  zaegel@washucsc.org.

7:30 p.m. – Chabad on Campus – Chag Holiday Dinner.
Barry H. Levites Chabad House, 7018 Forsyth Blvd. Please RSVP online. Contact: rabbi@chabadoncampus.org.

Performances

2 p.m. – Performing Arts Department – Twelfth Night.
Shows on April 17, 18, 19, 20. Shakespeare comedy directed by Henry Schvey. Tickets / Event details. Mallinckrodt Center, 6465 Forsyth Blvd., A.E. Hotchner Studio Theatre.

Monday, April 21


Faith-Based

12:45 to 2:30 p.m. – Chabad on Campus – Kidush-style Lunch.
Barry H. Levites Chabad House, 7018 Forsyth Blvd. Please RSVP online. Contact: rabbi@chabadoncampus.org.

8 p.m. – Chabad on Campus – Chag Holiday Dinner.
Barry H. Levites Chabad House, 7018 Forsyth Blvd. Please RSVP online. Contact: rabbi@chabadoncampus.org.

Lectures, Readings and Talks


Noon – Div. of Geriatrics & Nutritional Science and Harvey A. Friedman Center for Aging – Monday Noon Seminar Series: Clinical Issues of Aging.
“Overview of the Management of Osteoporosis in Elderly Patients.” Saquib Anjum, geriatric medicine fellow. Health Key Bldg., 4488 Forest Park Ave.,  1st Fl., ADRC Conf. Room.

Noon – Dept. of Developmental Biology Seminar Series.
“Elucidating Telomerase Regulation and Function in Human Pluripotent Cells: Implications for Tissue Homeostasis and Disease.” Luiz Batista, hematology and developmental biology. South Bldg., Philip Needleman Library, Room 3907.

4:15 p.m. – Immunology Program Research Seminar Series – Lacy Lecture.
“Stem Cells in Silence, Action and Cancer.” Elaine Fuchs, HHMI, Rockefeller U. Farrell Learning and Teaching Center, Connor Aud.

5:30 p.m. – Cardiac Bioelectricity & Arrhythmia Center (CBAC) Spring 2014 Seminar Series.
“The QRS Complex in Ventricular Tachycardia: What is it Telling Us?” John Miller, Krannert Inst. of Cardiology, Indiana U. Event details. Brauer Hall, Room 12.

8 p.m. – Dept. of English – MFA Reading.
Event details. Duncker Hall, Hurst Lounge, Room 201.


Performances


8 p.m. – Dept. of Music – Student Recital.
Program / Event details. Graham Chapel.

Sports

3 p.m. – WUSTL Baseball.
Blackburn. Schedule. Kelly Field.

Tuesday, April 22

Faith-Based

12:45 to 2:30 p.m. – Chabad on Campus – Kidush-style Lunch.
Barry H. Levites Chabad House, 7018 Forsyth Blvd. Please RSVP online. Contact: rabbi@chabadoncampus.org.

Lectures, Readings and Talks

9 a.m. – Dept. of Psychiatry Grand Rounds – Alex Kaplan Lecture.
“Living with the Enemy: Psychiatry, Psychoanalysis and the Severely Mentally Ill.” Steven Levy, Emory U. School of Medicine and Emory U. Psychoanalytic Inst. Event details. Wohl Clinical Bldg., Clopton Aud.

10:30 a.m. – Dept. of Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics Seminar Series.
“Transition Metal Chemistry at the Host-Microbial Pathogen Interface.” David Giedroc, Indiana U. McDonnell Medical Sciences Bldg., Room 264. 314-362-4152.

11:30 a.m. – Siteman Cancer Center – Cancer Biology Pathway Lecture.
“How Cancer Cells Acquire Metastatic Traits.” Yibin Kang, Princeton U. Event details. Farrell Learning and Teaching Center, Holden Aud.

Noon – Knight Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center – Tuesday Seminar Series.
“Principal Component Analysis of PiB Distribution in Parkinson and Alzheimer Diseases.” Meghan Campbell, neurology and radiology. Event details. BJH South, 1st Fl., East Pavilion Aud.

Noon to 1:30 p.m. – Mosaic Project – Presentation by Finalist for Director of the Center for Diversity and Inclusion.
Finalist LaTanya Buck. Search homepage. Mallinckrodt Center, Multipurpose Room.

Noon – Molecular Microbiology and Microbial Pathogenesis Seminar Series.
“Individuality of Microbial Stress Responses.” John McKinney, Swiss Federal Inst. of Technology, Lausanne. McDonnell Medical Sciences Bldg., Cori Aud. 314-286-0276.

12:15 p.m. – 61st Annual Alpha Omega Alpha Spring Lecture.
“Harnessing Evidence to Prevent Breast Cancer Now: A Global Health Priority.” Graham Colditz, surgery. Farrell Learning and Teaching Center, Connor Aud. 314-362-6251.

6 to 7 p.m. – Institute for Public Health / Center for Community Health & Partnerships.
“Health Insurance 101.” Free and open to the public. Co-sponsors / Event details. Rosie Shields Senior Center, 6810 Page Ave., Pagedale 63133. 314-747-9212.

Performances

8 p.m. – Dept. of Music – Jazz Combo Concert.
Event details. 560 Music Center, 560 Trinity Ave. 63130, Ballroom Theater.

Other Events

3 p.m. – DUC – Tuesday Tea @ 3.
Relax and gather with WUSTL friends and colleagues over tea and cookies and learn about the events scheduled for the week. Most every Tuesday when classes are in session. DUC events. Danforth University Center, Tisch Commons.

Wednesday, April 23


Lectures, Readings and Talks


11:30 a.m. – Dept. of Psychiatry Wednesday Research Seminar – Developmental Psychopathology Series.
“The ‘Task B Problem’ and Other Considerations in Developmental Functional Neuroimaging.” Bradley Schlaggar, neurology. Event details. McDonnell Medical Sciences Bldg., Cori Aud.

Noon – Inst. for Public Health / Siteman Cancer Center – Prevention and Control Research Seminar.
“Integration of Molecular Pathology and Epidemiology: Interdisciplinary Approach to Understanding the Pathogenesis of Breast Cancer.” Rulla Tamimi, Harvard School of Public Health. Event details. Taylor Ave. Bldg., Room 2131E & 2131W.

Noon – Development & Regenerative Biology & Cell-to-Cell Communications in Cancer Weekly Research Forum Series.
“Targeting Pathological Angiogenesis with Anti-Angiogenics and Stem Cells.” Martin Friedlander, Scripps Research Inst. and Scripps Clinic. Farrell Learning and Teaching Center, Holden Aud.

2 p.m. – Biologic Therapeutics Center – 2013-2014 Translational Research Seminar Series – Probstein Oncology Visiting Lectureship.
“Targeted and Armed Oncolytic and Immunotherapeutic Vaccinia Viruses for Cancer: Clinical Proof of Concept with JX-594.” David Kirn, CEO, Jennerex. Event details. Farrell Learning and Teaching Center, Holden Aud.

4 p.m. – Neuroscience and Humanities Mellon Seminar.
“Neurogastronomy: How the Brain Creates Flavor and Why It Matters.” Gordon Shepherd, Yale. U. Co-sponsors / Event details. January Hall, Room 110.

Performances

8 p.m. – Dept. of Music – Jazz Band Concert -- "Everybody Loves the Standards."
Event details. 560 Music Center, 560 Trinity Ave., 63130, Ballroom Theater.

Other Events


3:30 to 5 p.m. – PARC / I-CARES – Sustainable Land Lab Tour.
Registration / Event details. Bus departs campus at 3:30 p.m. or meet at the Old North Restoration Group bldg., 2700 North 14th St. Contact: Erin Plut at eplut@wustl.edu or 314-935-4499.

4 p.m. – DUC – Free Popcorn Wednesdays.
Join us in the Fun Room. DUC events. Danforth University Center, Fun Room.

5 to 7 p.m. – Diversity Awareness Partnership – 2014 Annual Happy Hour.
Event details. Cost: $10. Bar Italia, 13 Maryland Plaza 63108. 314-246-3145.

Thursday, April 24


Lectures, Readings and Talks

8 p.m. – Dept. of English – MFA Reading.
Event details. Duncker Hall, Hurst Lounge, Room 201.

10:30 a.m. – Dept. of Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics Seminar Series.
“Yeast elF4B Binds to the Ribosome and Promotes elF4A.” Sarah Walker, Eunice Kennedy Shriver Nat’l Inst. of Child Health and Human Development, NIH, Bethesda. McDonnell Medical Sciences Bldg., Room 264. 314-362-4152.

3 to 5 p.m. – Brown School -- Student Research Symposium.
Features research conducted by our social work and public health students. Event details. Brown Hall and Goldfarb Hall.

4 p.m. – Dept. of Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences Seminar Series.
“FYCO1, Cataracts and Autophagy in the Lens.” J. Fielding Hejtmancik, National Eye Inst. Maternity Bldg., Room 725.

4:15 p.m. – Dept. of Earth and Planetary Sciences Colloquium.
“Biogenic Reactive Oxygen Species in the Cycling and Mineralization of Manganese.” Colleen Hansel, Woods Hole Oceanographic Inst. Event details. Rudolph Hall, Room 203.

Sports

4 p.m. – WUSTL Softball.
Principia. Schedule. Softball Field.

6 p.m. – WUSTL Softball.
Principia. Schedule. Softball Field.

Friday, April 25


Faith-Based

7 p.m. – Chabad on Campus – 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.

Film

2014 Italian Film Festival USA of St. Louis.
Local premiere of 11 recent Italian films, April 5 through April 25. Schedule / Co-sponsors / Event details. Three venues: Lab Sciences Bldg,, Room 300, Brown Hall, Room 100, and Steinberg Hall Aud. fms@artsci.wustl.edu or 314-422-3102.

Lectures, Readings and Talks


8 a.m. – Dept. of Neurology – Sidney Goldring Lecture in Epilepsy.
“Human Cortical Single Neuron Activity Related to Epilepsy and Cognition, a 50+ Year Perspective.” George Ojemann, neurological surgery, U. of Washington. Event details. Farrell Learning and Teaching Center, Connor Aud.

9 a.m. – Institute of Materials Science & Engineering Lecture.
“Nanoscale Biomimetrics-Merging Materials Science and Genomics.” Melik Demirel, Pennsylvania State U. Event details. Compton Hall, Room 241.

9 a.m. – Women’s Health Research Seminar Series.
“Host-Pathogen Interactions at the Maternal-Fetal Interface.” Anna Bakardjiev, U. of California, San Francisco. Event details. BJC-IH, 10th Fl. Conf. Room 10 A/B.

9:15 a.m. – Dept. of Pediatrics Grand Rounds – The 27th Ben Abelsom, M.D. Memorial Lecture.
“Targeting Stem Cells and Epigenetic Mechanisms in Childhood Leukemia.” Scott Armstrong, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center. Wohl Clinical Bldg., Clopton Aud.

10 a.m. – University Libraries – Workshop Series.
Research Studio – Beautiful Soup: Pulling Data From the Web. Event details. Rudolph Hall, GIS Lab, Room 308.

11:00 a.m. – Dept. of Energy, Environmental & Chemical Engineering Seminar Series.
“Process & Product Design Class Presentations.” Tae Seok Moon, EECE. Event details. Brauer Hall, Room 12.

Noon – Dept. of Cell Biology and Physiology – Spring 2014 Seminar Series.
“Guided Conversion of Human Skin Fibroblasts Into Specific Neuronal Subtypes.” Andrew Yoo, developmental biology. Event details. McDonnell Medical Sciences Bldg., Room 426.

2:30 p.m. – Center for New Institutional Social Sciences – Political Economy Seminar Series.
“Can Institutions Cure Clientelism? Assessing the Impact of the Australian Ballot in Brazil.” Daniel Gingerich, U. of Virginia. Event details. Seigle Hall, Room 248.

4 p.m. – Dept. of Music – Lecture.
“Kull be njeri ('Cool, man'): Youth Slang, Popular Song, and Political Change in Postwar Kosova.” Jane Sugarman, City U. of New York Graduate Center. Event details. 560 Music Center, 560 Trinity Ave. 63130, E. Desmond Lee Concert Hall.

Other Events

11 a.m. – Spring 2014 Guided Arbor Tour.
One-hour walking tour guided by Kent Theiling Jr., Grounds & Landscape Design Manager. (Rain day Monday, April 28 at 11 a.m.) Meet under the large Ash tree south of the new business school bldg., Bauer Hall. RSVP to kshilling@wustl.edu.

11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. -- DUC BBQ.
Live music and BBQ every Friday. Starting the Friday after spring break and ending the Friday before fall break, weather permitting. Open to WUSTL community. DUC events. Danforth University Center, Edison Family Courtyard.

8 p.m. – University Libraries – Screening: Rawstock at MELT.
Unique archival screening. Event details. MELT, 2712 Cherokee St. 63118.

Saturday, April 26


Lectures, Readings and Talks

10 a.m. – Dept. of Physics / University College – Saturday Morning Science Lecture Series.
“We Are Stardust – Where Most of the Atoms in Our Bodies Come From.” Martin Israel, physics. Lectures are tailored for the general public. Event details. Crow Hall, Room 201.

Memorial Services

3 p.m. – Memorial Service for Murray Weidenbaum.
Memorial service in Graham Chapel. Reception in Ridgley Hall, Holmes Lounge from 4 to 5 p.m. Event details.

Performances

8 p.m. – Dept. of Music – Guitar Gala.
Event details. Graham Chapel.

Sports

Noon – WUSTL Baseball.
Greenville. Schedule. Kelly Field.

2:30 p.m. – WUSTL Baseball.
Greenville. Schedule. Kelly Field.

Sunday, April 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.

9 p.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.

Performances

7:30 p.m. – Dept. of Music – Composition Studio Recital.
Event details. 560 Music Center, 560 Trinity Ave. 63130, Recital Hall.




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

Nadia’s Cherry Pie Promotion. February and ongoing. 50 percent of the proceeds will benefit Siteman Cancer Center research. This event is ongoing. Event details. Katie’s Pizza and Pasta Osteria, 9568 Manchester Rd., Rock Hill 63119. 314-942-6555.

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.

FUNDRAISER BUTTONS -- Danforth University Center Student Assistants are selling buttons to help support the American Red Cross efforts to aid victims of the typhoon that devastated the Philippines. The buttons are being sold for $1 at the North Desk in Tisch Commons. 9 a.m. to midnight M-F. josh.gruenke@wustl.edu.


Ongoing Exhibits

Des Lee Gallery – Student Exhibition: 2014 BFA Photography Exhibition: Mother Tongue. On view April 17 through 19. Opening reception on April 17 from 6 to 9 p.m. Event details. Des Lee Gallery, 1627 Washington Ave. 63103.

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).

Sam Fox School – Student Exhibition: 2014 Frederick Widmann Prize. On view April 3 through April 19. Event details. Givens Hall.

Sam Fox School – Student Exhibition: Junior Art Exhibition. On view from March 28 through April 17. at Steinberg Hall. Reception on March 28 from 4 to 6 p.m. in Etta’s Café. Event details. Exhibition in Steinberg Hall, Weitman Gallery. 314-935-9300.

School of Medicine – Artwork in the Farrell. Exhibit features the sculpture of Yan Wang, WUSTL biology alum who is studying medicine at U. of Chicago, and the drawings and paintings of Ping Yan, Yan’s mother and senior scientist in neurology. On view from March 6 through June 4. Free and open to the public. Event details. Farrell Learning and Teaching Center display cases and link areas on 2nd Fl. in living room / hearth. Contact: Amy Meyer at 314-362-6842.

School of Law – Exhibition: Negotiating Space. On view through May 2014. Curated by Kelsey Brod (BFA13). Anheuser-Busch Hall, Third Fl., Student Commons. 314-935-6420.

Sam Fox School -- 2014 University City Sculpture Series + Community Visuals 2 Student Exhibition.  Site-specific installations on view April 12 through Sept. 13. The student 2-D exhibition will be on view in the U. City Public Library from April 7 through 26. 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.

Sam Fox School – Student Exhibition: Introduction to Fashion: Materials, Volume, and the Body. Now on display in display cases outside Kranzberg Art & Architecture Library, Lower Level, Steinberg Hall. 314-935-9300.

Kemper Art Museum Exhibition – In the Aftermath of Trauma: Contemporary Video Installations. On view from Jan. 31 through April 20. Curated by Sabine Eckmann, William T. Kemper Director and Chief Curator. Free and open to the public. NOTE: Opening reception on Jan. 31 from 7 to 9 p.m. (member preview 6 to 7 p.m.) in Saligman Family Atrium. Event details. Exhibition in Ebsworth Gallery. 314-935-4523.

Kemper Art Museum Exhibition – On the Thresholds of Space-Making: Shinohara Kazuo and His Legacy. On view from Jan. 31 through April 20. Curated by Seng Kuan, asst. prof. of architectural history. Free and open to the public. NOTE: Opening reception on Jan. 31 from 7 to 9 p.m. (member preview 6 to 7 p.m.) in Saligman Family Atrium. Event details. Exhibition in Garen Gallery. 314-935-4523.

Kemper Art Museum Exhibition – Wanting Women: Expressions of Desire and Difference in Images of Women From the 15th Century to Today. On view from Jan. 31 through April 20. Curated by Rebecca Messbarger, prof. of Italian and Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies. Free and open to the public. NOTE: Opening reception on Jan. 31 from 7 to 9 p.m. (member preview 6 to 7 p.m.) in Saligman Family Atrium. Event details. Exhibition in Teaching Gallery. 314-935-4523.