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Friday, April 24

Faith-Based

7 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.

Film

8 p.m. – Film and Media Studies – Italian Film Festival USA.
(April 10-26) Event details. Brown Hall, Room 100.

Lectures, Readings and Talks


9 a.m. – Inst. of Materials Science & Engineering – Seminar Series.
“Improving Materials for Quantum Computing.” David Wisbey, St. Louis U. Event details. Compton Hall, Room 241.

9:15 a.m. – Inst. for Public Health / Global Health Center Visiting Speaker Series / Dept. of Pediatrics – Pediatric Grand Rounds.
“Global Child Health and Survival: Issues and Challenges Post-2015.” Zulfiqar Bhutta, Aga Khan U., Pakistan. Event details. Wohl Clinic Bldg., Clopton Aud.

Noon – Dept. of Developmental Biology – Special Seminar.
“Through the Looking Glass: Nervous System Transition Zones in Development and Disease.” Sarah Kucenas, U. of Virginia. South Bldg., Philip Needleman Library, Room 3907. 314-747-5523.

Noon – Siteman Cancer Center – Genitourinary Focus Group & Research Seminar Series.
“T.B.A.” Wohl Hospital, 2nd Fl., Urology Conf. Room. 314-454-3241.

12:30 p.m. – Div. of Biostatistics – Spring 2015 Seminar Series.
“Predicting Binary Outcome Using Multivariate Longitudinal Data: Monitoring Disease Progression in Patients with Newly Diagnosed Primary Open-angle Glaucoma.” Feng Gao, biostatistics. Event details. WUSM, Shriner’s Bldg., MSIBS Graduate Suite, 3rd Fl., Room 3307.

1 to 5:30 p.m. – Law, Identity and Culture Initiative -- “(Un)Civil Mediations: A Civil Rights and Visual Culture Symposium.”
(April 23, 24, 25)  Symposium; keynote address (at 4:30). RSVP / Event details. Women’s Bldg. Formal Lounge.

3 p.m. – East Asian Languages and Cultures – Lecture.
“Transcolonial Resistance: Intertextualizing Lu Xun in Late-Colonial Taiwanese and Korean Literature.” Satoru Hashimoto, U. of Chicago. Event details. Cupples II Hall, Room L015.

3 p.m. – Dept. of Energy, Environmental & Chemical Engineering – Seminar Series – Ryckman Lecture / Earth Day.
“Hopping Transport in Disordered Nanowires, Ribbons, and Films.” Michael Fogler, U. of California, San Diego. Event details. Whitaker Hall Aud.

3:30 p.m. – Harvey A. Friedman Center for Aging – Peer Group Meeting.
“Health & Retirement Study Data Interest Group.” Hear how the data is being used by researchers in St. Louis, explore ideas, receive training. Event details. Medical Campus, Taylor Ave. Bldg., Room 2131.

4 p.m. – Dept. of Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics – BMB Science Fridays – TGIF.
Event details. McDonnell Medical Sciences Bldg., Room 264. 314-362-4152.

Other Events


11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. – DUC / Bon Appetit – DUC BBQ.
This is the last BBQ this semester. (Weather permitting.) The Neighbors will be performing. $6.95. Event details. DUC, Edison Family Courtyard.

11 a.m. to 2 p.m. – WUSTL Office of Sustainability – Active Transportation Month: Bikes & Beats at the S40 Swamp
News story. Facebook page. S40 Swamp.

5:30 to 7:30 p.m. – Sam Fox School – 2015 BFA in Communication Design Seminar Projects – Public Reception.
Event details. Steinberg Hall Gallery.

6 to 9 p.m. – Sam Fox School / Des Lee Gallery – 2015 MFA First-Year Exhibition, Part 2 – Opening Reception.
Event details. Des Lee Gallery, 1627 Washington Ave. 63103. 314-621-8735.

6 to 10 p.m. – University College – Opening Reception for Student Photojournalism Exhibit: “Painting With Light 2015.”
Photos on display on Saturday, April 25 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.  Central Print, 2624 North 14th St. 63106. wfitzger@wustl.edu or russelld@wudosis.wustl.edu or 314-241-1346.

6:30 to 10:30 p.m. – Siteman Cancer Center – Benefit for Breast Cancer Research.
The Breast Trivia Night Ever, Celebrating Health & Happiness. Event details. Beyond Broadway, 112 Sidney Street, St. Louis. breast.trivia.night@gmail.com.

Saturday, April 25


Film

5:30 p.m. – Film and Media Studies – Italian Film Festival USA.
(April 10-26) Event details. Brown Hall, Room 100.

8 p.m. – Film and Media Studies – Italian Film Festival USA.
(April 10-26) Event details. Brown Hall, Room 100.

Lectures, Readings and Talks


8:45 a.m. to 4 p.m. – Program in Religious Studies / Center for the Humanities – Conference: “Death and Memory at the End of the Middle Ages.”
Event details. Kemper Art Museum, Room 103.

10 a.m. – Dept. of Physics / University College – Saturday Morning Lecture Series – Radioactivity: Its Sources and Its Uses.

“X-Calibur.” Henric Krawczynski, physics. Lectures tailored for the general public. Event details. Crow Hall, Hughes Lecture Room 201.

2 p.m. – Law, Identity and Culture Initiative / Missouri History Museum -- “(Un)Civil Mediations: A Civil Rights and Visual Culture Symposium.”
(April 23, 24, 25) History Museum’s Post-Race? Interrogations, Provocations & Disruptions Lecture Series: “My Ghost Is Holding On: Nina Simone, Freedom and the Art of the Contemporary.” Salamishah Tillet, U. of Pennsylvanis. RSVP / Event details. Missouri History Museum, AT&T Multipurpose Room.

Other Events


8:15 a.m. – Siteman Cancer Center – Benefit for Esophageal Cancer Research.
Joe Balota Memorial Golf Tournament. Event details. Triple Lakes Golf Course, 6942 Triple Lakes Rd., Millstadt, MO. joebalotamemorial@gmail.com or 314-803-4748.

10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. – Siteman Cancer Center – Smart Health – Free Community Event.
“Knowledge is Power: Learning About YOUR Colon Health.” Classes and Q&A with physicians and researchers. Innovative Concept Academy, 1927 Cass Ave., St. Louis 63106. pecad@wudosis.wustl.edu or 314-747-0539.

11 a.m. to 5 p.m. – University College – Student Photojournalism Exhibit: “Painting With Light 2015.”
(Opening reception is on Fri., April 24 from 6 to 10 p.m.) Central Print, 2624 North 14th St. 63106. wfitzger@wustl.edu or russelld@wudosis.wustl.edu or 314-241-1346.

Noon – DUC / Ashoka – Annual Bazaar.
Offers information, performances, and samples of traditional foot and treats. Event details. Danforth University Center, Tisch Commons.

Sunday, April 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.

Film

8 p.m. – Film and Media Studies – Italian Film Festival USA.
(April 10-26) Event details. Brown Hall, Room 100.

Sports

Noon – Softball -- Senior Day
vs. Blackburn. Schedule. WU Softball Field.

2 p.m. – Softball – Senior Day
vs. Blackburn. Schedule. WU Softball Field.

Other Events

2 to 5 p.m. – Sam Fox School – 86th Annual Fashion Design Show.
Tickets / Event details. St. Louis Union Station, 20th Street Entrance.

Noon to 5 p.m. – Skillshare Sunday 2015.
An all-day conference of 1-hour skillsharing workshops taught by students, professors, staff and St. Louis community members. Event details. Danforth University Center.

Monday, April 27

Lectures, Readings and Talks


Noon – Hope Center for Neurological Disorders / Dept. of Neurology – Monday Noon Seminars – “Molecular Mechanisms of Neural Circuit Assembly and Plasticity Mini Series.
“Spinal Microcircuits and Modular Control of Behavior.” Martha Bagnall, neurobiology. Farrell Learning and Teaching Center, Holden Aud. 314-747-5523.

1 to 4 p.m. – Dept. of Psychology – Honors Poster Presentation.
Psychology Bldg., 4th Fl.  msommers@wustl.edu or 314-935-6561.

4 p.m. – Sam Fox School – Lecture.
“Merchandising at Proenza Schouler from a Design Perspective.” Kat Burrows, BFA04 fashion design; senior vice pres. of merchandising at Proenza Design Perspective. Event details. Givens Hall, Kemp Aud.

4:15 p.m. – Immunology Program – Research Seminar Series.
“Clonal and Cellular Dynamics in Germinal Centers.” Gabriel Victora, Whitehead Inst. for Biomedical Research. Event details. Farrell Learning and Teaching Center, Connor Aud.

4:30 p.m. – CBAC Seminar Series.
“The Tangling of Three Dynamical Systems in the Heart: Interactions of the Electrical, the Ca2+ Signaling, and the Contractile Systems.” Ye Chen-Izu, U. of California, Davis. Event details. Danforth Campus, Whitaker Hall, Room 218.

Performances

7:30 p.m. – Dept. of Music – The Whiffenpoofs of Yale.
Tickets / Event details. 560 Music Center, 560 Trinity Ave., 63130, E. Desmond Lee Concert Hall.

8 p.m. – Dept. of Music -- Flute Choir Concert.
Event details. 560 Music Center, 560 Trinity Ave. 63130,
Ballroom Theater.

Tuesday, April 28


Lectures, Readings and Talks

9 a.m. – Dept. of Psychiatry – Grand Rounds – Resident/Fellows Lectures.
“Ketamine and the Search for Goldilocks.” George Elias, psychiatry; “The Nuclear Transcriptions of CNS Cell Types.” Adarsh Reddy, psychiatry; and “Artificial Food Colors in Children.” Hina Sarwar, psychiatry. Event details. Wohl Clinic Bldg., Clopton Aud.

10:30 a.m. – Dept. of Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics – BMB Seminar Series.
“Studies of Structure and Dynamics of Protein-DNA Complexes by Single Molecule and Two-dimensional Fluorescence Spectroscopy.” Andrew Marcus, U. of Oregon. Event details. McDonnell Medical Sciences Bldg., Room 264. 314-362-3364.

Noon – Dept. of Molecular Microbiology & Microbial Pathogenesis – Seminar Series.
“Characterizing the Landscape of Cell Intrinsic Antiviral Effectors.” John Schoggins, U. of Texas Southwestern Medical Center. McDonnell Medical Sciences Bldg., Cori Aud. 314-362-4829.

Noon – Knight ADRC – Weekly Research Seminar.
“The Dominantly Inherited Alzheimer’s Network Trials Unit: Current Status and Future Direction.” Susan Mills, Research Clinical Trials Operations and Anna Santacruz, DIAN Trials Unit. Event details. BJH South, 1st Fl., East Pavilion Aud.

4 p.m. – Dept. of Biology / History and Philosophy of Science and Medicine – Thomas S. Hall Lecture.
“Residency Training in the United States: Past, Present and Future.” Kenneth Ludmerer, MD, WUSM.  Faculty, staff and students are welcome to attend. Reception follows. Event details. Rebstock Hall, Room 215. 314-935-6871.

Performances

7:30 p.m. – Dept. of Music – Wind Ensemble Concert.
Event details. 560 Music Center, 560 Trinity Ave. 63130, E. Desmond Lee Concert Hall.

7:30 p.m. – Dept. of Music – Electronic Music Class Concert.
Event details. Tietjens Rehearsal Hall.

Sports

3 p.m. -- Baseball
vs. Fontbonne. Schedule. Kelly Field.

Other Events

12:05 – 12:55 p.m. – WUSTL Speaks (Toastmasters of WU 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, April 29

Lectures, Readings and Talks

11:30 a.m. – Dept. of Psychiatry – Wednesday Research Seminar – Resident/ Fellows Lectures.
“Observation of the Use of Invega Sustenna in the Clinic and on the Psychiatry Unit.” Keerthi Akkineni, psychiatry and “Psychotherapy in Binge Eating Disorder.” Nick Ranallo, psychiatry. Event details. McDonnell Medical Sciences Bldg., Cori Aud.

Noon – Dept. of Anatomy & Neurobiology – Seminar Series.
“Thinking Inside the Box. Signal Processing by Cerebellar Cortex Interneurons in the Macaque Ventral Paraflocculus.” Pablo Blazquez, otolaryngology. Event details. McDonnell Medical Sciences Bldg., Room 928.

Noon – Brown School – Distinguished Lecture Series.
“The Psychology of Scarcity and Its Consequences.” Eldar Shafir, Princeton U. Registration / Event details. Brown Hall Lounge.

Noon – Dept. of Developmental Biology – Weekly Forum Series: Development and Regenerative Biology & Cell-Cell Communications in Cancer.
“Post-transcriptional Regulation of Senescence-associated Pro-tumorigenic Factors.” Hayley Moore (Stewart Lab). South Bldg., 3rd Fl., Needleman Library. 314-747-5523.

4 p.m. – Dept. of Philosophy – HPMS Seminar.
“A Personal Journey in the History of American Medical Education.” Ken Ludmerer, history of medicine. Event details. Rebstock Hall, Room 215.

4:30 p.m. – Brown School / Concordance Institute for Advancing Social Justice and Concordance Academy of Leadership – Press Conference and Panel Discussion.
Panelists / Event details. Missouri History Museum Grand Hall, 5700 Lindell Blvd., St. Louis 63112. RSVP to tamizahrndt@doxaadvisors.com or 314-444-1128.

7 p.m. – Science on Tap: Lecture and Discussion.
“Ninety-nine Bottles of Beer on the Wall? Why the One Near Your Hand is Better (plus other findings from WU’s Attention and Performance Lab). Richard Abrams, psychology. Moderated by Cynthia Wichelman, asst. prof. of emergency medicine. Free and open to the public. Event details. Schlafly Bottleworks, Crown Rm., 7260 Southwest Ave., Maplewood, 63143. sciontap@wustl.edu or (314) 935-9495.

Other Events

4 to 6 p.m. – Siteman Cancer Center – Re-Grand Opening of The Cancer Care Clinic.
The newly renovated Cancer Care Clinic will now be open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week starting May 11. The event will include ribbon cutting ceremony at 4:30 p.m. and a clinic tour. Cancer Care Clinic, Schoenberg Bldg., 4th Fl. Sharon Monical at 314-747-0770.

Thursday, April 30


Lectures, Readings and Talks


Noon – Dept. of Pediatrics / Institute for Public Health / Global Health Visiting Speaker Series.
“Measuring the Impact of Early Childhood Water, Sanitation and Hygiene Interventions in Resource-Challenged Settings.” Jack Colford, U. of California, Berkeley. Event details. Medical Campus, St. Louis Children’s Hospital Aud (3rd Fl.).

3 to 5 p.m. – Children’s Discovery Institute – CDI Scientific Symposium.
“Translating Lung Biology: Learning from Development.” Speakers / Event details. Eric P. Newman Education Center (EPNEC), Seminar Room B. CDI@kids.wustl.edu.

3 p.m. – Policy Forum Child Well-Being Series / Brown School Center for Social Development 20th Anniversary.
“Beyond Dead Men Ruling: Making the 21st Century the Century of the Child.” Eugene Steuerle, The Urban Institute. RSVP / Event details. Brown Hall Lounge.

4 p.m. – Dept. of Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences – Seminar Series.
“IL-18 As a Potential Immunotherapy for Neovascular AMD.” Matthew Campbell, Trinity College, Dublin. Maternity Bldg., Room 725. 314-362-3315.

4:15 p.m. – Dept. of Philosophy – Colloquium.
“Three Problems of Parsimony in Psychology.” Mike Dacey, philosophy. Event details. Wilson Hall, Room 214.

Performances

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

Friday, May 1

Faith-Based

7 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


8 a.m. – Dept. of Neurology – Grand Rounds Lecture Series / Peds Neuro Resident CPC.
“15 Month old With Developmental Regression, Dystonia & Seizures.” Bryan McGill, pediatric & developmental neurology. Barnes-Jewish Hospital, Lower Level, West Pavilion Aud. 314-362-3998.

8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. – Center for New Institutional Social Sciences (CNISS) / Dept. of Political Science – Comparative Politics Annual Conference (CPAC).
“Crossing Borders.” Event details. Seigle Hall, Room 248.

9 a.m. – Inst. of Materials Science & Engineering – IMSE Seminar Series.
“Nanocrystal Electrochromic Smart Windows.” Delia Milliron, U. of Texas, Austin. Event details. Compton Hall, Room 241.

9 a.m. to Noon – MissouriCures Education Foundation / Siteman Cancer Center – 2015 Cancer Research Symposium.
Event details. Donald Danforth Plant Science Center, 975 N. Warson Rd. 63132.

9:15 a.m. – Dept. of Pediatrics – Grand Rounds.
“Harnessing Genetics to Discover New Treatments for Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension.” Marlene Rabinovitch, Stanford U. School of Medicine. Wohl Clinic Bldg., Clopton Aud. 314-454-6006.

9:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. – International and Area Studies / Volkswagen Fellow Interdisciplinary Symposium – “Beyond Orientalism: Abyssinia and/in the World.”
(May 1, 2)  RSVP / Event details. Seigle Hall, Room 205. RSVP to s.fekadu@wustl.edu.

11 a.m. – Dept. of Energy, Environmental & Chemical Engineering – Seminar Series / Institute for Public Health / Global Health Visiting Speaker Series.
“Approaches to Impact Evaluations of Engineering Interventions Designed to Improve Health.” Jack Colford, U. of California, Berkeley. Event details. Whitaker Hall, Room 100.

4 p.m. – Dept. of Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics – BMB Science Fridays.
“T.B.A.” Alex Holehouse, (Pappu Lab). Event details. McDonnell Medical Sciences Bldg., Room 264. 314-362-4152.

4:15 p.m. – Dept. of Philosophy – Colloquium.
“Between Scylla and Charybdis: Sidgwick’s Axioms and the Partial Dualism of Practical Reason.” Tyler Paytas, philosophy. Event details. Busch Hall, Room 100.

6 to 10 p.m. – IDEA Labs – Third Annual Demo Day.
IDEA Labs teams present entrepreneurial solutions, including software and devices, they have developed for medical needs. Keynote talk by Ken Mandell, CEO, LayerBio. RSVP / Tickets / Event details. Medical Center, McMillan Bldg., 12th Fl., 4240 Duncan Ave. wustl.ideas@gmail.com or 240-506-3715.

Other Events

7 p.m. – Kemper Art Museum – Summer 2015 Exhibitions – Opening Celebration.
(Member preview at 6 p.m.; public opening at 7 p.m.) Free Art Shuttle. Event details. Kemper Art Museum.

Saturday, May 2

Lectures, Readings and Talks


9:30 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. – International and Area Studies / Volkswagen Fellow Interdisciplinary Symposium – “Beyond Orientalism: Abyssinia and/in the World.”
(May 1, 2)  RSVP / Event details. Seigle Hall, Room 205. RSVP to s.fekadu@wustl.edu.

10 a.m. – Dept. of Physics / University College – Saturday Morning Lecture Series – Radioactivity: Its Sources and Its Uses.
“Radioactive Isotopes in Archaeology, in Medicine and Nuclear Explosions.” Michael Friedlander, physics. Lectures tailored for the general public. Event details. Crow Hall, Hughes Lecture Room 201.

Sports

11 a.m. – Baseball
vs. Greenville (7 innings – rescheduled from Feb. 27). Schedule. Kelly Field.

1:30 p.m. – Baseball
vs. Greenville (7 innings – rescheduled from Feb. 27). Schedule. Kelly Field.

Sunday, May 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.

9 p.m. – Catholic Student Center – Mass.
Last 9 p.m. Mass of the semester (11 a.m. Mass will continue throughout the summer). All are welcome. Catholic Student Center, 6352 Forsyth Blvd., 63105. Contact: Mark Zaegel at zaegel@washucsc.org or (314) 935-9191 ext. 230.

Monday, May 4

Lectures, Readings and Talks

Noon – Hope Center for Neurological Disorders / Dept. of Neurology / Dept. of Developmental Biology – Monday Noon Seminars – “Molecular Mechanisms of Neural Circuit Assembly and Plasticity Mini Series.
“Mechanisms of Circuit Excitability Defects in Fragile X Syndrome.” Vitaly Klyachko, cell biology & physiology. Event details. Farrell Learning and Teaching Center, Holden Aud. 314-747-5523.

4:15 p.m. – Immunology Program – Research Seminar Series.
“Haploinsufficiency Causing Human Inflammatory Disease: When One Allele is Not Enough.” John Atkinson, internal medicine/rheumatology. Event details. Farrell Learning and Teaching Center, Connor Aud.

Performances

7:30 p.m. – Dept. of Music / Danforth University Center – Chamber Series.
Seth Carlin, fortepiano and Pablo Mahave-Veglia, cello. Event details. Danforth University Center, Goldberg Formal Lounge.




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Ongoing Events

Wellness Connection / Washington University Smoking Cessation Program – Show Me You Can Quit. April 13-17 is Smoking Cessation Week. Event details. quitsmoking@wustl.edu or 314-747-7848.

2015 Thurtene Carnival, April 17-19. “On Cloud Thurtene: Dreaming of a Brighter Future” is the theme of Carnival, a three-day celebration of food, rides and student performances. News story. This year’s community partner is St. Louis-based nonprofit UbanFUTURE. Event details. In front of Brookings Hall on the Danforth Campus.

School of Medicine’s -- Mini-Medical School (MMS) is a wonderful opportunity to learn about medicine through lectures, hands-on labs and tours, for people ages 15-92. MMS I on Tuesdays, Mar. 24 to May 12, 7 to 9 p.m. and MMS II on Thursdays, Mar. 26 to May 14, 7 to 9 p.m. Tuition is $175. Registration / Event details. 314-362-6585.

Active Transportation Month promotes alternative commuting. Bike tune-ups, breakfast, scavenger hunts among activities in March and April. News storyFacebook page.

DUC and Dining Services -- DUC & CUP.  Tuesday through Saturday, 5 to 10 p.m. On Your Honor $1.50 Coffee starting January 13 available most evenings. Bear Bucks and Meal Points are accepted. DUC Servery, Room 322. josh.gruenke@wustl.edu.

DUC & Event Management Office – 2015 Battle of the Boot Collection Program. Competitors include WUSTL, SLU, UMSL, Fontbonne, and Maryville. Solea Water uses revenue sales to develop and implement clean water projects. Drop off your shoes at the DUC & Event Management Office, DUC, Room 322. Event details.

Bear-y Sweet Shoppe. Four undergraduate women open the first business to sell food in a Wash U Student Entrepreneurial Program (SIEP) storefront on the South 40. WU’s first pay-by-weight candy shoppe. Open 4:15 to 10:15 p.m. Sunday – Thursday. Event details. Gregg House, bottom floor.


Ongoing Exhibits

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 through Jan. 4, 2016. Event details. Kemper Art Museum, Ebsworth Gallery.

Sam Fox School / Des Lee Gallery – 2015 MFA First-Year Exhibition, Part 2. Opening reception is Friday, April 24 from 6 to 9 p.m. Event details. Des Lee Gallery, 1627 Washington Ave. 63103. 314-621-8735.

Sam Fox School / Des Lee Gallery – 2015 MFA First-Year Exhibition, Part 1. Opening Reception Fri., April 17, 6 to 9 p.m. Part 2 of the exhibition opens April 24. Event details. Des Lee Gallery, 1627 Washington Ave. 63103. 314-621-8735.

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.

Sam Fox School / Des Lee Gallery – 2015 BFA in Art Exhibition: “The Real World,” Part 3. Opening reception on Friday, April 10 from 6 to 9 p.m. Event details. Des Lee Gallery, 1627 Washington Ave. 63103. 314-621-8735.

Sam Fox School – Student Exhibition: Documentary Photography & Social Practice. On view from April 9 through April 24. Opening reception on April 9 from 4 to 5 p.m. Event details. Steinberg Hall, Lower Level, Weitman Gallery.

Dept. of Art History & Archaeology / University Libraries – Panel Discussion: A.I.R. Refreshed. “A.I.R. Refreshed: Women in the Art World from the 1970s to Today.” In conjunction with “A.I.R. Refreshed: Women Artists in Perspective 1970-Now,” an exhibition on view in the Olin Library, Ginkgo Reading Room and adjacent hallway through May 6. Event details. Olin Library, Ginkgo Reading Room.

Sam Fox School / Des Lee Gallery – 2015 BFA in Art Exhibition: “Not Fit to Feed,” Part 2. Opening reception on Thurs., April 2 from 6 to 9 p.m. Event details. Des Lee Gallery, 1627 Washington Ave. 63103. 314-621-8735.

DBBS’s Office of Diversity Programs and the Health Information Resources Dept. at Becker Medical Library are sponsoring an exhibition of posters highlighting African-Americans in science and technology that is being displayed on the Medical and Danforth Campuses through April 17. Exhibit schedule details / Becker Medical Library page. Among the featured scientists and inventors are ob/gyn professor Sarah England and radiology professor Samuel Achilefu, co-leader of the Oncologic Imaging Program at Siteman Cancer Center.

Artwork in the Farrell Stan Boyle took up woodworking 17 years ago following retirement as an electrical engineer. Doug Larsen is a pediatric neurologist and a medical education researcher. He began to pursue photography seriously in 2008. On view beginning Dec. 22. Event details. Farrell Learning and Teaching Center, in the 2nd floor hearth and link areas. 314-747-3284.

Kemper Art Museum – Spring 2015 Exhibition – From Picasso to Fontana – Collecting Modern and Postwar Art in the Eisendrath Years, 1960-1968. On view from Jan. 23 through April 19. Event details. Kemper Art Museum.