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Calendar of university events

Tuesday, October 21


Lectures, Readings and Talks


9 a.m. – Dept. of Psychiatry – Grand Rounds.
“Depression and Heart Failure.” Ken Freedland, psychiatry. Event details. Wohl Clinic Bldg., Clopton Aud.

10 a.m. to 4 p.m. – Dept. of Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science / Hysitron, Inc. – Mechanical Nano/Micro Workshop.
Registration. $10 includes lunch. Harold D. Jolley Hall, Room 306. 314-935-3184.

10:30 a.m. – Dept. of Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics – Seminar Series.
“How Actin Polymerization Bends Cell Membranes.” Anders Carlsson, BMB. McDonnell Medical Sciences Bldg., Room 264. blanchrd@biochem.wustl.edu or 314-362-4152.

Noon – Knight ADRC Weekly Seminar Series.
“To Ease the Burden – Find the Cure: Where Are We Now? Update on the Greater St. Louis Chapter American Parkinson Disease Association.” Deborah Dalin Guyer, exec. dir., American Parkinson Disease Assn., St. Louis Chapter. Event details. BJH South Bldg., 1st Fl., East Pavilion Aud.

Noon – Dept. of Molecular Microbiology – Molecular Microbiology and Microbial Pathogenesis Seminar Series.
“How Ebola Virus Disables the Host Immune Response.” Christopher Basler, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. Event details. McDonnell Medical Sciences Bldg., Cori Aud.

1 p.m. – University Libraries – Research Studio: Open Access for WUSTL Authors.
Event details. Olin Library, Level A, Arc Lab.

4 p.m. – Dept. of Psychology – Lecture.
“Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction: New Findings in Stress, Aging, and Cognitive Function.” Eric Lenze, psychiatry. Event details. Psychology Bldg., Room 216.

4 p.m. – PARC / I-CARES – Emerson Electric Company Tour.
“Events & Topics in Renewable Energy & the Environment.” RSVP / Event details. Meet at Brookings Hall at 3:15 p.m.

6:30 p.m. – Sam Fox School Public Lecture Series / University Libraries Data & GIS Services – Lecture.
Carl Steinitz, Harvard Graduate School of Design. Event details. Steinberg Hall Aud.

Other Events


3 to 5 p.m. – DUC – Tuesday Tea @ 3.
Hosted by Edison Theatre and Dining Services. Event details. Danforth University Center, Tisch Commons. josh.gruenke@wustl.edu.

8 p.m. – Office of Sustainability / Burning Kumquat and Outing Club – Acorn Cookery and Open Mic.
Prof. Stan Braude will lead a demonstration on acorn shelling and processing. Bring an instrument, song, or poem to share. sustainability@wustl.edu or 314-935-3646.

Wednesday, October 22


Film

Noon – University Libraries – Open Access Film Festival 2014.
Event details. Oct. 20, 22, 23, 24. Olin Library, Arc Presentation Room and Ginkgo Room.

Lectures, Readings and Talks

8:30 to 10 a.m. – University Libraries – ClimateQUAL Focus Group – Non-Supervisory Staff (morning).
Event details. Olin Library, Level 2, Arc Presentation Room.

Noon – Global Diversity Overseas Seminar Program – Brown Bag Lunch and Video Presentation.
Video presentation -- Spotlight on Ghana (June 2014 trip to Ghana). (NOTE: Display set up near Art & Architecture library from Oct. 7 to 31.) Event details. Olin Library, Room 142.

Noon – Dept. of Developmental Biology – Weekly Forum Series: Development and Regenerative Biology & Cell-Cell Communications in Cancer.
“PG12 Stimulates Angiogenesis to Prevent Smooth Muscle Loss After Colonic Mucosal Injury.” Nick Manieri, Stappenbeck Lab; and “Transient Snail1 is Required for Metastatic Competence in Breast Cancer.” Son Bang Le, Tran Lab. South Bldg., 3rd Fl., Needleman Library.

1:30 to 3 p.m. – University Libraries – ClimateQUAL Focus Group – Non-Supervisory Staff (afternoon).
Event details. Olin Library, Level 2, Arc Presentation Room.

3:30 p.m. – School of Medicine – New Series of Discussions About Diversity and Inclusion.
“Perspectives.” Event details. Farrell Learning and Teaching Center, Room 301.

4 p.m. – McDonnell Center for the Space Sciences – Robert M. Walker Distinguished Lecture Series Colloquium.
“Astrophysical Black Holes.” Ramesh Narayan, Harvard U. Event details. Crow Hall, Room 204.

5 p.m. – Center for the Humanities – 2014 Washington University’s International Humanities Medal and Lecture.
“The Last Hapsburg Poet: Paul Celan’s Love Poetry and the Limits of Language.” Marjorie Perloff, poetry scholar and critic, Stanford U. Event details. Graham Chapel.

5:30 p.m. – The Writing Center Workshop Series.
Writing a Research Paper: Conducting Research (with Olin Library). Event details. Olin Library, ARC Presentation Room.

6 p.m. – BioEntrepreneurship Core – Bench to Business Challenge Workshop II.
“IP, Patents and Licensing, oh my!” Event details. 4240 Duncan (Office of Technology Management).

7 p.m. – Gephardt Institute for Public Service – Wash U Voices: Ferguson and Beyond.
“Law School “Teach In”: The Grand Jury’s Decision. Event details. Seigle Hall, Room 301.

Performances

7:30 p.m. – Dept. of Music – Recital.
Joseph Gascho, guest harpsichord recital. Event details. 560 Music Center, 560 Trinity Ave. 63130, Recital Hall.

Other Events

11 a.m. to 2 p.m. – School of Medicine – Campus Sustainability Day, WUSM.
View exhibits on energy, dining, transportation, grounds/buildings, and the Sustainability Action Team. McDonnell Medical Sciences Bldg., Shell Lobby. sustainability@wustl.edu or 314-935-3646.

11 a.m. to 3 p.m. – Office of Sustainability – Car-Free Month Events.
Free Bike Tune-Ups. Event details. Medical Campus, Hope Plaza. andrew.heaslet@wustl.edu.

Thursday, October 23


Film / Discussion


Noon – University Libraries – Open Access Film Festival 2014.
Event details.  Oct. 20, 22, 23, 24.  Olin Library, Arc Presentation Room and Ginkgo Room.

6:30 p.m. – Office of Sustainability – Food Day Movie Screening: “Fresh.”
“Fresh” celebrates the farmers, thinkers and business people across America who are re-inventing our food system. Panel discussion with local farmers follows. Danforth University Center, Tisch Commons. sustainability@wustl.edu or 314-935-3646.

Lectures, Readings and Talks

8 a.m. to 5 p.m. – Dept. of Medicine / Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Physicians – “Code 3 Conference”.
Oct. 23, 24.  Registration / Event details. Renaissance Grand Hotel, 800 Washington Ave., St. Louis 63101. Mary Hummert at hummertm@wusm.wustl.edu or 314-747-4156.

9 to 10:30 a.m. – University Libraries – ClimateQUAL Focus Group – Supervisors (morning).
Event details. West Campus Library, Conf. Center, Room C.

Noon – Gephardt Institute for Public Service – Global Health Partnership.
“Treating Fistula, Transforming Lives: Creating a Holistic and Sustainable Model for Fistula Treatment in Uganda.” Bonnie Ruder, TERREWODE. Event details. Brown Hall Lounge.

2 p.m. – University Libraries Workshop Series – Build Your Online Research Presence With Your ETD.
Event details. Olin Library, Level A., Arc Lab.

2 p.m. – University Libraries – ClimateQUAL Focus Group – Non-Supervisory Staff (afternoon).
Event details. West Campus Library, Conf. Center, Room C.

4 p.m. – East Asian Languages and Cultures – Colloquium.
“A Tutor’s Voice: Oral Reading and Choson Vernacular Renditions of the Confucian Classics.” Si Nae Park, Harvard U. Event details. Cupples I Hall, Room 113.

4:15 – Dept. of Philosophy – PNP Colloquium.
“How to Find Standards of Emotional Fittingness.” Justin D’Arms, Ohio State U. Event details. Wilson Hall, Room 214.

4:15 p.m. – Dept. of Earth and Planetary Sciences – Colloquium.
“Microbial- to Global-scale Insights into the Sulfur Cycle.” Itay Halevy, Weizmann Inst. of Science, Rehovot, Israel. Event details. Rudolph Hall, Room 203.

4:30 p.m. – Div. of Public Health Sciences, Dept. of Surgery – Epidemiology and Clinical Outcomes Seminar Series.
“Decision Modeling for Breast Cancer Interventions.” Shiyi Wang, Yale School of Public Health. Event details. Taylor Ave. Bldg., The Doll & Hill Teaching Room.

5 p.m. – University Libraries – Book Talk.
“Dante’s “Inferno” Retold for the 21st Century.” Mary Jo Bang, poet and Henrik Drescher, illustrator. Event details. Olin Library, Ginkgo Reading Room.

5:30 p.m. – Brown School – Community Action Forum: Creating Economic Opportunity.
“For the Sake of All” – Improving the health and well-being of African Americans in St. Louis. Registration / Event details. At St. Louis Public Radio, 3651 Olive St., St. Louis 63108.

7 to 9 p.m. – McDonnell Center for the Space Sciences – Robert M. Walker Distinguished Lecture Series Public Lecture.
“Black Holes.” Ramesh Narayan, Harvard U. Event details. Whitaker Hall, Room 100.

7:30 to 9 p.m. – Assembly Series / Danforth Center on Religion and Politics – Lecture.
“Why Liberals Win: America’s Culture Wars From the Election of 1800 to Same-Sex Marriage.” Stephen Prothero, Boston U. Event details. Knight Hall, Emerson Aud.

8 p.m. – Dept. of English – Poetry Reading.
Dana Levin reads from her poetry. Event details. Duncker Hall, Hurst Lounge, Room 201.

Performances

8 to 10 p.m. – Jazz at Holmes.
“The Music of Charles Mingus.” Bassist Bob DeBoo and his band. Co-sponsored by University College. Event details. Ridgley Hall, Holmes Lounge.

Other Events

11 a.m. to 3 p.m. – Office of Sustainability – Car-Free Month Events.
Free Bike Tune-Ups. Event details. Danforth Campus, DUC, North Entrance. andrew.heaslet@wustl.edu.

7 p.m. – Denise Thimes 10th Annual Cancer Benefit Concert.
Event details. The Sheldon, 3648 Washington Blvd. 63108. Tickets at MetroTix.

Friday, October 24


Film

Noon – University Libraries – Open Access Film Festival 2014.
Event details. Oct. 20, 22, 23, 24. Olin Library, Arc Presentation Room and Ginkgo Room.

7 p.m. – Program in Film and Media Studies / Center for the Humanities – “Screening the Great War: A Centenary Film Series.”
Oct. 24, 25. “The White Ribbon” (2009). Event details. Brown Hall Aud., Room 100.

8 p.m. – University Libraries Film & Media Archive – RAWSTOCK: Halloween Edition.
Free screenings. Event details. Melt, 2712 Cherokee St., St. Louis 63118. 314-935-8679.

Lectures, Readings and Talks

8 a.m. to 5 p.m. – Dept. of Medicine / Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Physicians – “Code 3 Conference”.
Oct. 23, 24.  Registration / Event details. Renaissance Grand Hotel, 800 Washington Ave., St. Louis 63101. Mary Hummert at hummertm@wusm.wustl.edu or 314-747-4156.

8 a.m. – Dept. of Neurology – Grand Rounds Lecture Series.
“Neuromyelitis Optica: Creation and Evolution.” Dean Wingerchuk, Mayo Clinic, Scottsdale, AZ. Barnes-Jewish Hospital, West Pavilion Aud. 314-362-3998.

9 a.m. – Institute of Materials Science & Engineering – Seminar Series.
“Nanostructured Cerium Oxide Based Coatings.” Matthew O’Keefe, Missouri S&T. Event details. Compton Hall, Room 241.

9:15 p.m. – Dept. of Pediatrics – Grand Rounds.
“Breaking Good: The Upside of Broken DNA.” Jeffrey Bednarski II, pediatrics, Div. of Hematology & Oncology. Wohl Clinic Bldg., Clopton Aud. 314-454-6006.

11 a.m. – EECE Seminar Series.
“Particle Morphology and Reaction Kinetics in Suspensions.” Jeffrey Bullard, National Inst. of Standards and Technology. Event details. Brauer Hall,   Room 12.

Noon – Sam Fox School – DISCUSSIONS in Architectural History and Theory Series Lecture.
“The University as a Media Complex: Excerpts.” Reinhold Martin, Columbia U. Event details. Givens Hall, Kemp Aud.

Noon – Genitourinary Focus Group & Research Seminar Series.
CU Clinical Trials Review, a multi-disciplinary discussion. Wohl Hospital, 2nd Fl., Urology Conf. Room.

Noon – Dept. of Cell Biology & Physiology – Seminar.
“Embracing Protein Flexibility Provides New Opportunities for Drug Design.” Greg Bowman, biochemistry & molecular biophysics. McDonnell Medical Sciences Bldg., Room 426. 314-362-6949.

Noon – Center for New Institutional Social Science / WPES – Seminar.
“Justice and the Liability of Rulers, or: Why the Secretary of Education May Not Send Her Kids to a Private School.” Claudio Lopez-Guerra, Center for Research and Teaching in Economics, Mexico City. Event details. Seigle Hall, Room 248.

3 p.m. – Wash U Voices: Ferguson and Beyond / American Culture Studies’ Modern Segregation Program Initiative.
“Modern Segregation: Identity, Place, and Violence.” Heather Ann Thompson, Temple U. and Koritha Mitchell, Ohio State U. Event details. Brown Hall Lounge.

7:30 p.m. – Office of Diversity Programs – 19th Annual Homer G. Phillips Public Health Lecture Series.
“A Legacy of Excellence: The Washington University and Homer G. Phillips Story.” Ira Kodner, surgery. Event details. Eric P. Newman Education Center.

Performances

7:30 p.m. – Dept. of Music – Faculty Recital.
Kirk Hanser, faculty guitar recital. Event details. 560 Music Center, 560 Trinity Ave. 63130, Ballroom Theater.

8 p.m. – Edison Theatre Ovations Series – Arabesque.
“The Mist.” Oct. 24, 25. Event details. Mallinckrodt Center, 6465 Forsyth Ave. 63105, Edison Theatre. Tickets. edison@wustl.edu or 314-935-6543.

Other Events

11 a.m. to 2 p.m. -- Office of Sustainability – Car-Free Month Events – Medical Campus.
Personal Transportation Consultations with Andy Heaslet. Sign-up or drop-in for a 15 min. consultation. Olin Residence Hall, Reber Library. andrew.heaslet@wustl.edu.

Saturday, October 25


Film

2 p.m. – Program in Film and Media Studies / Center for the Humanities – “Screening the Great War: A Centenary Film Series.”
Oct. 24, 25. “Shoulder Arms” (1918) and “The Sinking of the Lusitania (animated short).” Event details. Brown Hall Aud., Room 100.

4 p.m. – Program in Film and Media Studies / Center for the Humanities – “Screening the Great War: A Centenary Film Series.”
Oct. 24, 25. “Men of Bronze” (1977). Event details. Brown Hall Aud., Room 100.

7 p.m. – Program in Film and Media Studies / Center for the Humanities – “Screening the Great War: A Centenary Film Series.”
Oct. 24, 25. “All Quiet on the Western Front” (1930). Event details. Brown Hall Aud., Room 100.

Lectures, Readings and Talks

10:30 a.m. – Dept. of Physics – Saturday Morning Lectures.
“Kepler and the Beginning of Modern Science.” John Rigden, physics. Lectures are tailored for the general public. Event details. Crow Hall, Hughes Lecture Room 201.

Performances

8 p.m. – Edison Theatre Ovations Series – Arabesque.
“The Mist.” Oct. 24, 25. Event details. Mallinckrodt Center, 6465 Forsyth Ave. 63105, Edison Theatre. Tickets. edison@wustl.edu or 314-935-6543.

Sunday, October 26

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 – Faculty Recital.
Seth Carlin, faculty piano recital. Event details. 560 Music Center, 560 Trinity Ave. 63130, E. Desmond Lee Concert Hall.

Other Events


11 a.m. to 4 p.m. – Sam Fox School – 2014 National Portfolio Day.
Event details. Bixby, Steinberg, and Givens Halls.

1 to 4 p.m. – Office of Sustainability / Burning Kumquat Farm – Harvest Fest: Farm Fair.
In addition, exhibitors will share a skill or discuss a specialized topic related to farming. Sign up to share your skill. sustainability@wustl.edu or 314-935-3646.

Monday, October 27

Film

6 p.m. – Jewish, Islamic and Near Eastern Languages and Cultures – Middle East: North Africa Film Series.
“Zozo” (2005). Event details. Seigle Hall, Room L006.

Lectures, Readings and Talks


11 a.m. – EECE Seminar Series.
“TBA.” Alfred Wiedensohler, Leibniz Inst. for Tropospheric Research. Event details. Brauer Hall, Room 12.

1 p.m. – Center for Dissemination and Implementation – Lecture.
“Navigating the Politics of Innovation Implementation.” Andrew Knight, Olin Business. Event details. Medical Campus, Taylor Ave. Bldg., Room 2131.

4 p.m. – Dept. of Physics – Lecture.
“Mapping the Optimal Route Between Two Quantum States.” Kater Murch, physics. Event details. Compton Hall, Room 241.

4 p.m. – Jewish, Islamic and Near Eastern Languages and Cultures – Book Launch.
“Reorienting the East: Jewish Travelers to the Medieval Muslim World.” Martin Jacobs, Rabbinic Studies. Event details. Busch Hall, Room 18.

4 p.m. – Assembly Series – Thomas Hall Lecture in the History of Science.
“Talking About Race in 19th Century American Science: Louis Agassiz and His Contemporaries.” Christoph Irmscher, Indiana U., Bloomington. Event details. Danforth Campus, Rebstock Hall, Room 210.

4 p.m. – Center for the Humanities – Lecture.
“Everything I Know About the Civil War I Learned From Studying the Histories of Children and Youth.” James Marten, Marquette U. Event details. Danforth University Center, Room 234.

4:15 p.m. – Immunology Program Research Seminar Series.
“Molecular Mechanisms of the T Cell-Inflamed Tumor Microenvironment.” Thomas Gajewski, U. of Chicago. Farrell Learning and Teaching Center, Connor Aud.

6:30 p.m. – Sam Fox School – Public Lecture Series.
“Close Reading Architecture Today.” Peter Eisenman, Eisenman Architects. Event details. Steinberg Hall Aud.

Tuesday, October 28

Lectures, Readings and Talks


9 a.m. – Dept. of Psychiatry – Grand Rounds.
“Schizophrenia is Determined by More Than Genes.” Barry Hong, psychiatry. Event details. Wohl Clinic Bldg., Clopton Aud.

Noon – Dept. of Molecular Microbiology – Molecular Microbiology and Microbial Pathogenesis Seminar Series.
“Black Spot, Black Death, Black Pearl: The Tales of Bacterial Effectors.” Kim Orth, U. of Texas Southwestern Medical Center. Event details. McDonnell Medical Sciences Bldg., Cori Aud.

2 p.m. – University Libraries – Workshop Series.
Research Studio: Grants and Funding for the Arts and Humanities. Event details. Olin Library, Level A., Arc Lab.

3:30 p.m. – University Libraries – Workshop Series.
Data Speaker Series: Fran Berman. Event details. Olin Library, Level 1, Ginkgo Room.

5 p.m. – Assembly Series – Arthur Holly Compton Science Lecture.
“The Age of Insight: The Quest to Understand the Unconscious in Art, Mind and Brain from Vienna 1900 to the Present.” Eric Kandel, Columbia U. Event details. Graham Chapel.

Other Events

3 to 5 p.m. – DUC – Tuesday Tea @ 3.
Hosted by Dining Services. Event details. Danforth University Center, Tisch Commons. josh.gruenke@wustl.edu.

Wednesday, October 29

Lectures, Readings and Talks

9 a.m. – School of Medicine – New Series of Discussions About Diversity and Inclusion.
“Perspectives.” Event details. Farrell Learning and Teaching Center, Room 301.

11:30 a.m. – Dept. of Psychiatry – Wednesday Research Seminar – Developmental Psychopathology Series.
“The Ventral Attention Network in Youth With Anxiety Disorders.” Chad Sylvester, psychiatry. Event details. McDonnell Medical Sciences Bldg., Cori Aud.

Noon – History and Philosophy of Science and Medicine – Thomas Hall Seminar.
“Audubon’s Eyes: The Theatre of Vision in Early American Natural History.” Christoph Irmscher, Indiana U. Event details. Life Sciences Bldg., Room 202.

4 p.m. – Dept. of Physics – Lecture.
“Theory Opportunities With the Facility of Rare Isotope Beams.” Filomena Nunes, National Superconducting Cyclotron Laboratory. Event details. Crow Hall, Room 204.

Other Events

11 a.m. – Danforth Campus – Fall 2014 Arbor Tour.
(Rain date is Oct. 30) Meet on south side of Knight / Bauer Hall. A tree planting will follow. Led by Kent Theiling, grounds manager / horticulturist. KShilling@wustl.edu.

Thursday, October 30

Lectures, Readings and Talks

2 p.m. – University Libraries – Workshop Series.
Research Studio: Research Metrics. Event details. Olin Library, Level A, Arc Lab.

3 p.m. – American Culture Studies Program – 2014 WUSTL City Seminar Series.
“For the Sake of All.” Jason Purnell, social work. Event details. Danforth Campus, Givens Hall, Room 118.

3 p.m. – Dept. of Physics – Lecture.
“Five Observations Consistent With the Electron Neutrino Being a -0.11+-0.02eV^2 Tachyon.” Robert Erlich, George Mason U. Event details. Compton Hall, Room 241.

5 p.m. – Kemper Art Museum – Spotlight Talk.
Talk on Joan Miro’s Peinture (Painting), 1933. Matthew Bailey, independent curator. Event details. Kemper Art Museum.

6 p.m. – East Asian Languages and Cultures – 17th Annual Nelson Wu Memorial Lecture.
“Painter and Atelier in Early Modeen Japan.” Matthew McKelway, Columbia U. Event details. Steinberg Hall Aud.

Performances

8 to 10 p.m. – Jazz at Holmes.
Modern Jazz. Saxophonist Adam Schefkind and his band. Co-sponsored by University College. Event details. Ridgley Hall, Holmes Lounge.



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

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Ongoing Events


October 2014 month-long promotions to benefit Siteman Cancer Center. Event details.

First Year Center – Bear Beginnings: Fall 2014 Orientation. Event details.

WUSTL Car-Free Challenge – October 2014. The Office of Sustainability is challenging WUSTL students, faculty, and staff to adjust the way they travel in October. Register / Event details. Andrew.Heaslet@wustl.edu.

COMING IN NOVEMBER – The 16th Annual Dance Marathon, Nov. 15. Raises funds and awareness for Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals of Greater St. Louis.  Event details. executivedirector@dm.wustl.edu.


Ongoing Exhibits


Sam Fox School – Student Exhibition: Disegno: Encounters in Public Space. On view Sept. 27 through Oct. 18. Features student work for the 2014 Florence Summer program architecture studio. Event details. Givens Hall.

University Libraries Film & Media Archive – Remembering Mississippi Freedom Summer Exhibition. On view Sept. 12 through Oct. 25.   (NOTE: Screening of documentary film “A Regular Bouquet” and Q&A with filmmaker and actor Richard Beymer at 7 p.m. on Sept. 23, Steinberg Hall Aud.) Event details. Olin Library, Grand Staircase Lobby and Gingko Room. 314-935-8679.

Sam Fox School – Student Exhibition: 2014 Florence Summer Program Photography Workshop. On view Sept. 18 through Oct. 17. Opening reception at 4 p.m. on Sept. 18. Event details. Steinberg Hall, Weitman Gallery.

Artwork in the Farrell Adam Long is a professional sculptor in St. Charles. He says, “My work is ultimately about humanity and explores our connection to nature, our place in it and how we seek to explore and understand our environment.” On view from Sept. 5 through Dec. 4. Event details. Farrell Learning and Teaching Center, in the 2nd floor hearth and link areas. 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 Fall 2014 Exhibition: Drawing Ambience: Alvin Boyarsky and the Architectural Association. On view from Sept. 12 through Jan. 4. Opening reception on Sept. 12 from 7 to 9 p.m. Event details. Kemper Art Museum, Ebsworth Gallery.

Kemper Art Museum Fall 2014 Exhibition:
Encountering the City: The Urban Experience in Contemporary Art. On view from Sept. 12 through Jan. 4. Opening reception on Sept. 12 from 7 to 9 p.m. Event details. Kemper Art Museum, Garen Gallery.

Kemper Art Museum Fall 2014 Exhibition: Picturing Narrative: Greek Mythology in the Visual Arts. On view from Sept. 12 through Jan. 4. Opening reception on Sept. 12 from 7 to 9 p.m. Event details. Kemper Art Museum, Teaching Gallery.