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Friday, April 17


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.

Conferences & Symposia

Institute of Materials Science and Engineering – 2015 IMSE Facilities and Materials Research Showcase. April 13-17. Middle and high school students are welcome and encouraged to attend. Registration / Event details.

Faith-Based

7 p.m. – Chabad on Campus – Alumni Shabbat Dinner, Future Alumni Welcomed!
Please register online. Barry H. Levites Chabad House, 7018 Forsyth Blvd. Contact: rabbi@chabadoncampus.org.

Film


6 p.m. – Black Graduate Council / Latino Graduate Student Alliance – Inaugural Black and Brown Film Festival: Exploring Ethnicity and Educational Issues Among African Americans and Latinos.
(April 17, 18) Underwater Dreams (2014).  Event details. Brown School Commons.

8 p.m. – Romance Languages and Literatures – Italian Film Festival USA.
(Festival runs April 10-26)  Event details. Lab Sciences Bldg., Room 300.

Lectures, Readings and Talks


8 a.m. – Dept. of Neurology – Grand Rounds Lecture Series.
“Immune & Inflammatory Myopathies: Pathology Directs Diagnosis & Treatment.” Alan Pestronk, neuromuscular medicine. Event details. Barnes-Jewish Hospital, West Pavilion Aud.

11 a.m. – Dept. of Energy, Environmental & Chemical Engineering – Seminar Series – Ryckman Lecture / Earth Day.
“The Chlorine Revolution: The Importance of Chlorination, 1908 (Typhoid Fever) to 2014 (Naegleria fowleri).” Michael McGuire, Michael McQuire, Inc. Event details. Brauer Hall, Room 12.

Noon – Political Science Dept. – Workshop in Politics, Ethics and Society.
“Public Reason and Its Limits.” Jill Delston, UMSL. Discussant: Greg Whitfield, political science. Event details. Seigle Hall, Room 248.

Noon – Siteman Cancer Center – Oncologic Imaging Research Program Seminar Series.
“Using Multimodality Imaging as a Response Surrogate in Novel Models of Systemic Metastases.” Jeffrey Arbeit, urologic surgery. Clinical Sciences Research Bldg., Room 4402. 314-454-8439.

Noon to 5 p.m. – Comparative Literature – 24th Annual Graduate Student Symposium: “Home ‘Sweet’ Home? Imagining Place in the 21st Century.”
Event details. Duncker Hall, Hurst Lounge, Room 201.

3 p.m. – Brown School – Professional Development Workshop on the New Encore Career Program.
“Purpose, Passion and a Plan: Moving Into Your Encore Career.” In conjunction with WUSTL’s Reunion at Thurtene Carnival. Registration / Event details. Brown Hall Lounge.

3 p.m. – Linguistics Program – Lecture.
“Documenting the Languages of Manang, Nepal: Opportunities and Challenges in Multimedia Mapping of Variation and Change.” Kristine Hildebrant and Shunfu Hu, SIUE. Event details. Wilson Hall, Room 104.

4 p.m. – Dept. of Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics – BMB Science Fridays.
“Studying the Recruitment of Signaling Proteins to the Intrinsically Disordered Tail of the EGF Receptor.” Kamaldeep Gill (Pike Lab). Event details. McDonnell Medical Sciences Bldg., Room 264. 314-362-3364.

4 p.m. – Dept. of Music – Lecture.
“Perceiving Music Narratively: Who Does It, and When?” Elizabeth Margulis, U. of Arkansas. Event details. Music Classroom Bldg., Room 102.

4 to 6:30 p.m. – Office of Undergraduate Research – Spring 2015 Undergraduate Research Symposium.
All welcome. Opening remarks and Keynote in Lab Sciences Bldg. Poster Session in Olin Library. All WUSTL undergraduates welcome to participate. Event details.

7:30 p.m. – St. Louis Astronomical Society – Illustrated Lecture.
“Circling a Comet: Europe’s Rosetta Spacecraft Mission.” Joseph Marcus, editor, The Comet News Service, McDonnell Planetarium. Event details. McDonnell Hall, Room 162.

Memorial Services

4 p.m. – Memorial Service for James P. Keating, prof. emeritus of pediatrics.
News story. Missouri Botanical Garden, Spink Pavilion.

Performances

8 p.m. – Performing Arts Dept. – Telegraph.
(April 16, 17, 18, 19)  Telegraph, by Will Jacobs, is winner of the 2014 A.E. Hotchner New Play Festival. Directed by Andrea Urice. Event details. Tickets. Mallinckrodt Center, 6465 Forsyth Blvd. 63105, A.E. Hotchner Studio Theatre.

Sports

3 p.m. – Baseball
vs. Webster. Schedule. Kelly Field.

Other Events


11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. – DUC / Bon Appetit – DUC BBQ + Frisbee and Freezepops.
This week in conjunction with Frisbee and Freezepops. (Weather permitting.) The Neighbors will be performing. $6.95. Event details. DUC, Edison Family Courtyard.

4 to 6 p.m. – Dept. of Classics – Reception to Honor George Pepe on his Retirement.
Event details. Women’s Bldg. Formal Lounge. RSVP to Cathy Marler at classics@wustl.edu or 314-935-5123.

4 to 8 p.m. – 2015 Thurtene Carnival.
(April 17, 18, 19)  “On Cloud Thurtene: Dreaming of a Brighter Future” is the theme of Carnival, a three-day celebration of food, rides and student performances. (Friday -- a special wristband night 8 to 11 p.m.) News story. This year’s community partner is St. Louis-based nonprofit UbanFUTURE. Event details. In front of Brookings Hall on the Danforth Campus.

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

7 to 9 a.m. – WUSTL Office of Sustainability – Active Transportation Month: Breakfast for Bikers at Kaldi’s on DeMun.
News storyFacebook page. 700 DeMun Ave. 63105.  314-727-9955.

Saturday, April 18


Film

5:30 p.m. – Romance Languages and Literatures – Italian Film Festival USA.
(Festival runs April 10-26)  Event details. Lab Sciences Bldg., Room 300.

6 p.m. – Black Graduate Council / Latino Graduate Student Alliance – Inaugural Black and Brown Film Festival: Exploring Ethnicity and Educational Issues Among African Americans and Latinos.
(April 17, 18) My Family / Mi Familia (1995). Event details. Brown School Commons.

8 p.m. – Romance Languages and Literatures – Italian Film Festival USA.
(Festival runs April 10-26)  Event details. Lab Sciences Bldg., Room 300.

Lectures, Readings and Talks

10 a.m. – Dept. of Physics / University College – Saturday Morning Lecture Series – Radioactivity: Its Sources and Its Uses.
“The Chart of the Nuclides.” Lee Sobotka, physics. Lectures tailored for the general public. Event details. Crow Hall, Hughes Lecture Room 201.

Performances

2 p.m. – Performing Arts Dept. – Telegraph.
(April 16, 17, 18, 19)  Telegraph, by Will Jacobs, is winner of the 2014 A.E. Hotchner New Play Festival. Directed by Andrea Urice. Event details. Tickets. Mallinckrodt Center, 6465 Forsyth Blvd. 63105, A.E. Hotchner Studio Theatre.

8 p.m. – Performing Arts Dept. – Telegraph.
(April 16, 17, 18, 19)  Telegraph, by Will Jacobs, is winner of the 2014 A.E. Hotchner New Play Festival. Directed by Andrea Urice. Event details. Tickets. Mallinckrodt Center, 6465 Forsyth Blvd. 63105, A.E. Hotchner Studio Theatre.

Sports

11 a.m. – Men’s Tennis
vs. Coe. Schedule. Tao Tennis Center.

Noon – Baseball
vs. Chicago. Schedule. Kelly Field.

1 p.m. – Softball
vs. Millikin. Schedule. WU Softball Field.

2:30 p.m. – Baseball
vs. Chicago. Schedule. Kelly Field.

3 p.m. – Softball
vs. Millikin. Schedule. WU Softball Field.

4 p.m. – Men’s Tennis
vs. Northwest Mo. St. Schedule. Dwight Davis Tennis Center.

Other Events


10 a.m. to 5 p.m. – Student Technology Services / IS&T – 2015 StaRS Alumni Reunion.
Open to WUSTL community. Q&As, poster sessions, networking lunch, ceremony. RSVP / Event details. Lopata Gallery. 314-935-3353.

11 a.m. to 8 p.m. – 2015 Thurtene Carnival.
(April 17, 18, 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.

Sunday, April 19


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

2 p.m. – Performing Arts Dept. – Telegraph.
(April 16, 17, 18, 19)   Telegraph, by Will Jacobs, is winner of the 2014 A.E. Hotchner New Play Festival. Directed by Andrea Urice. Event details. Tickets. Mallinckrodt Center, 6465 Forsyth Blvd. 63105, A.E. Hotchner Studio Theatre.

2:30 p.m. – Dept. of Music – Harold Blumenfeld Memorial Concert.
Event details. Graham Chapel.

Sports

Noon – Baseball – Senior Day
vs. Chicago. Schedule. Kelly Field.

Noon – Softball
vs. Webster. Schedule. WU Softball Field.

2 p.m. – Softball
vs. Webster. Schedule. WU Softball Field.

Other Events

11 a.m. to 8 p.m. – 2015 Thurtene Carnival.
(April 17, 18, 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.

Monday, April 20

Lectures, Readings and Talks


Noon – Dept. of Developmental Biology – Seminar Series.
“Exploring the Role of Left-Right Asymmetry in the Zebrafish Brain.” Marnie Halpern, Carnegie Institution for Science. South Bldg., Philip Needleman Library, Room 3907. 314-747-5523.

4 p.m. – Romance Languages and Literatures – Workshop on Material Culture and Thing Theory, Sponsored by the Eighteenth-Century Interdisciplinary Salon.
Event details. Duncker Hall, Hurst Lounge, Room 201.

4:15 p.m. – Global Health & Infectious Disease Visiting Speaker Series / Immunology Seminar Series.
“A Multi-State Malaria Vaccine.” Adrian Hill, Jenner Inst. at Oxford U. Event details. Medical Campus, Farrell Learning and Teaching Center, Holden Aud.

4:30 p.m. – Office of Neuroscience Research – Autism Seminar  Series.
Natasha Marrus, psychiatry, will present on approaches to integrate the study of early behavior and brain development in the emergence of ASD; and Bryan McGill, neurology, will present on behavioral phenotyping of mouse models. Event details. McDonnell Medical Sciences Bldg., Room 928.

6:30 p.m. – Sam Fox School – Lecture.
Julia Kuo, BFA07, illustrator, will deliver a presentation of her work. Event details. Givens Hall, Kemp Aud.

Performances

7 p.m. – Dept. of Music – Wash U Student Composition Showcase.
Event details. 560 Music Center, 560 Trinity Ave. 63130, E. Desmond Lee Concert Hall.

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

Other Events

3 to 5 p.m. – Graduate Professional Council – Meditation Monday 3 (two sessions).
Two sessions – beginning at 3:10 and at 4:10 p.m. Event details. DUC, Goldberg Formal Lounge, Room 278.

Tuesday, April 21

Lectures, Readings and Talks


Noon – Dept. of Molecular Microbiology & Microbial Pathogenesis – Seminar Series.
“Engineering Immunity with Hitch-Hiking Therapeutics.” Darrell Irvine, MIT. McDonnell Medical Sciences Bldg., Cori Aud. 314-362-4829.

Noon – Global Health & Infectious Disease Visiting Speaker Series.
“Ebola Vaccines: A Rapid Response.” Adrian Hill, Jenner Inst. at Oxford U. Event details. Danforth Campus, Brown Hall Lounge.

12:15 p.m. – Office of Medical Student Affairs – 62nd Annual Alpha Omega Alpha Spring Lecture.
“T.B.A.” Bradley Schlaggar, neurology. McDonnell Medical Sciences Bldg., Erlanger Aud. Kathy Ryan at 314-362-6251.

5 to 7:30 p.m. – Institute for Public Health / Brown School – Gun Violence: A Public Health Crisis.
Opening remarks by St. Louis Mayor Francis Slay. Keynote address: “The Gun Violence Public Health Crisis: What It Means and What We Need To Do.” Alan Leshner, PhD. Registration / Event details.  Medical Campus, Eric P. Newman Education Center.

6 p.m. – Dept. of Art History and Archaeology – Lecture.
“Orozco’s Quetzalcoatl: History, Colonial Melancholy, and the Specter of Justice.” Mary Coffey, Dartmouth College. Event details. Kemper Art Museum, Room 103.

7 to 9 p.m. – Aging 2.0 -- Informal Gathering.
Join Stephen Johnston, keynote speaker at the 15th Annual Friedman Lecture and Awards, for an informal Aging 2.0 meetup while he is in St. Louis. No speakers or agenda, just stop by! Registration / Event details. Eclipse at the Moonrise Hotel, 6177 Delmar Blvd. 63112.

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.
Event details. Graham Chapel.

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.

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, April 22

Lectures, Readings and Talks


8:30 a.m. to Noon – Inst. for Public Health / Friedman Center for Aging – 15th Annual Friedman Lecture.
“Better Living Through Innovation: Responding to an Aging Society.” Stephen Johnston, co-founder of Aging 2.0. Event details. Danforth Campus, Knight Hall, Emerson Aud. & Frick Forum.

11 a.m. to 1 p.m. – Campus Diversity Collaborative – Oppression Monopoly Workshop.
Space limited to 40 participants. Lunch provided. RSVP required online. Event details. Mallinckrodt Center, Multipurpose Room (lower level).

Noon – Human Resources – Smart Choices Series.
“Effective Interviewing Skills for Your Job Search.” Alfreda Brown, HR consultant. Open only to WUSTL employees. West Campus, 7509 Forsyth Blvd., Lower Level, HR Training Room B. alfredabrown@wustl.edu or 314-935-8311.

4:15 p.m. – Dept. of Physics – Annual Feenberg Lecture.
“Random Hamiltonians in Quantum Physics.” Hans Weidenmueller, Max Planck Inst. fuer Kernphysik, Heidelberg. Event details. Crow Hall, Room 201.

4:30 to 6 p.m. – Danforth Center on Religion and Politics – “The Holocaust and American Public Memory.”
Conversation with Fred Zeidman, chairman emeritus, U.S. Holocaust Memorial Council, moderated by Rachel Gross, Virginia Tech. RSVP / Event details. Knight Hall, Emerson Aud.

6 p.m. – Kemper Art Museum – Thinking the Museum Series: Panel Discussion.
“Egyptian Mummies Now and Then.” Moderated by Sabine Eckmann, dir., chief curator, Kemper Art Museum. Event details. Kemper Art Museum.

Performances

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

Thursday, April 23


Film / Q&A

7:30 p.m. – Law, Identity and Culture Initiative -- “(Un)Civil Mediations: A Civil Rights and Visual Culture Symposium.”
(April 23, 24, 25)  Screening of “Scarred Justice: The Orangeburg Massacre, 1968” and Q&A with producer Judy Richardson. (NOTE: Related panel discussion at 3:30 p.m.) RSVP / Event details. Steinberg Hall Aud.

Lectures, Readings and Talks


3:30 to 5:15 p.m. – American Culture Studies – Panel Discussion: “Photography as a Medium of Change: Practice, Politics, and History.”
In conjunction with the Law, Identity and Culture Initiative symposium: “(Un)Civil Mediations: A Civil Rights and Visual Culture Symposium.” (April. 23, 24, 25). RSVP / Event details. Danforth University Center, Room 276.

3:30 to 5:30 p.m. – Brown School – Research Without Walls 2015: A Student Research Symposium.
Event details. Brown Hall, Goldfarb Hall.

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

Other Events

11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. – School of Medicine -- Sustainability – WUSM Celebrates Earth Day.
In conjunction with the Farmers’ Market. Meet the experts; Giveaways; Bike tune-ups by Big Shark; and more. Event details. WUSM, Hope Plaza (rain location: CSRB Link).

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.

Lectures, Readings and Talks

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.

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.

3:30 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.

Other Events

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.

Saturday, April 25

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.

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.

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.




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

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.