Washington University in St. Louis

Reunion at Thurtene Carnival 2017

This schedule is subject to change. Check back periodically for event updates and additions.

Events noted with an (*) are part of the Early Bear Package. These include: Cocktails with Classmates, Alumni BBQ, and your Class Party. Register for all three events by March 15, 2017 to receive a $10 discount.

Register for Reunion at Thurtene Carnival. Please note not all events require advanced registration, therefore the registration form will only capture those events that do have the requirement. Select events may require a separate registration through the organization hosting the event.


Thursday, April 20, 2017
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    4:30 - 7 p.m. | Olin Business School Emerging Leaders Celebration, Knight Hall

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    Olin Business School is proud to recognize the leadership and accomplishments of our recent alumni with the 3rd Annual Emerging Leader Award. We invite you to hear from the honorees and join us to toast them, enjoy hors d’oeuvres, and network with fellow alumni and friends.

    Advanced registration recommended.

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    8 p.m. | Performing Arts Department presents Gossip, Edison Theatre, Mallinckrodt Center

  • Details:

    The Performing Arts Department invites you to see Gossip by George F. Walker. Who killed Jane “The Bitch" Nelson while dozens of celebrities sipped champagne? It’s a sleazy mystery indeed, implicating many of the city’s movers and shakers, and it’s a gold mine for any newspaper covering it. The show skewers one's appetite for celebrity and fame with this film noir-inspired puzzle of a play.

    To learn more and purchase tickets, click here.

Friday, April 21, 2017
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    All Day | Attend Classes - Choose from offered undergraduate classes

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    Return to the classroom and feel that spark again. You are invited to join current undergraduates for lectures by some of our most prominent faculty. Seating is limited; first come, first served. Learn more about the topics covered in each of the classes.

    9 - 10 a.m. | General Biochemistry, Room 458, Louderman Hall

    10 - 11 a.m. | Materials Science, Room 101, Lopata Hall

    10 - 11 a.m. | The Roman World, Room 109, Seigle Hall

    11 a.m. - 12 p.m. | Introduction to Archaeology, Room 100, Brown Hall

    11 a.m. - 12 p.m. | Practices in Architecture + Art + Design, Room 60, Hillman Hall

    12 - 1 p.m. | Physics of the Heart, Room 204, Crow Hall

    1 - 2 p.m. | Introduction to Cultural Anthropology, May Auditorium, Simon Hall

    1 - 2 p.m. | Mass Transfer Operations, Room L0160, Green Hall

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    7:30 - 9:15 a.m. | Celebrating Leadership at Olin Business School, Emerson Auditorium, Knight Hall

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    7:30 - 8 a.m. | Continental breakfast

    8 - 9:15 a.m. | Panel discussion featuring the 2017 Olin Business School Distinguished Alumni Award Honorees and presentation of the Olin Award. Co-hosted by the Bauer Leadership Center and Century Club Business Series.

    Advanced registration recommended.

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    9:30 a.m. - 4 p.m. | Welcome Center, Mallinckrodt Center

  • Details:

    Visit the Welcome Center to check in and receive your nametag along with necessary items for pre-registered events. Reunion Staff are also available to process on-site registrations, provide general event details as well as answer any questions you might have.

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    9:45 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. | Admissions Information Session and Tour, Room 135, South Brookings Hall

  • Details:

    Tour the main campus and residence houses, led by a current WashU student. This session and tour are open to prospective students and their families. If you are interested, please contact our campus visit coordinators toll-free at (800) 638.0700 or (314) 935.6000.

    Register online at visit.wustl.edu.

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    10 a.m. - 12 p.m. | John M. Olin Library Hard Hat Tour, George Washington statue, outside Olin Library

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    Take a hard hat tour of the latest transformation project for Olin Library. The renovations will provide a new north entrance for seamless entrance to Olin, increase exhibition space and visibility of the special collections, and increase the variety and quantity of seating, study, and research areas. The new spaces are slated to be open spring 2018. Participants must wear closed-toe shoes. Hard hats, safety vests, and safety glasses will be provided. Tours will leave every 30 minutes starting at 10 a.m.

    Limited capacity. Advanced registration recommended.

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    12:05 - 1:00 p.m. | Catholic Student Center Mass and Soup, Catholic Student Center, 6352 Forsyth Blvd

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    Join the Catholic Student Center for Mass followed by delicious soup and desserts. A great time for fellowship!

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    1 - 2:45 p.m. | Breakthrough Research Tour with the School of Engineering, Green Hall Collaboration Space, 2nd Floor, Green Hall

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    WashU faculty are currently researching a diverse range of topics within each department. This tour will explore the scientific discoveries and collaborative work being done.

    The Department of Computer Science and Engineering houses distinct areas, including computer programming and computer vision and graphics. Caitlin Kelleher, Associate Professor and Sanmay Das, Associate Professor will present their research focus.

    John Fortner, I-CARES Career Development Assistant Professor, and Fuzhong Zhang, Assistant Professor, will highlight their group’s research in the context of critical environmental issues, including health, security, and water within the Department of Energy, Environmental & Chemical Engineering.

    The last stop on the tour will be the Biomedical Engineering Teaching Lab, which serves as a place of creation and innovation. The lab houses six 3D printers, which are available for use by the students to support their research.

    Advanced registration recommended.

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    1 - 3 p.m. | Exploring WashU with Jim Burmeister, AB '61, Under Brookings Arch

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    Learn some of the university's rich history, then take a walking tour highlighting a few of the campus' greatest treasures.

    Advanced registration recommended.

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    1 - 3 p.m. | First Year Reading Program Book Discussion, Umrath Lounge, Umrath Hall

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    Please join fellow alumni for a thought-provoking group discussion on the universally acclaimed Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates. Nearly 800 alumni and parents in cities across the nation have met during the 2016-2017 academic year to discuss the book in conjunction with the First Year Reading Program.

    Participants are asked to read the book in advance. You will gather in small groups to delve into the complex issues and questions raised in the book. In the spirit of civic engagement, these discussions will foster dialogue, learning, and listening that are the foundation of strong communities. A copy of the book can be purchased at any major bookstore or on Amazon.

    Advanced registration recommended.

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    1:15 - 3:45 p.m. | Admissions Information Session and Tour, Room 135, South Brookings Hall

  • Details:

    Tour the main campus and residence houses, led by a current WashU student. This session and tour are open to prospective students and their families. If you are interested, please contact our campus visit coordinators toll-free at (800) 638.0700 or (314) 935.6000.

    Register online at visit.wustl.edu.

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    1:45 - 5 p.m. | Anheuser-Busch Brewery Tour and Tasting, Bus departs from Mallinckrodt at 1:45 p.m.

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    Join alumni and friends for a private tour of the historic Anheuser-Busch brewery. The guided tour will take guests through the Clydesdale Stables and Paddock, Beechwood Lagering Cellars, Brewhouse, and Bevo Packaging Plant. Guests 21 and over will enjoy some of the freshest beer from the tap. There will also be time after the tour to browse the gift shop. Optional roundtrip transportation will be provided but will not include car seats or the ability to buckle-in car seats.

    For those driving themselves, the tour will begin at 2:30 p.m. and complimentary parking is available at Lynch and 12th streets.

    Limited capacity. Advanced registration recommended.


    Cost:

    $15 Adult

    $5 Child (ages 6 - 17)

    Complimentary for children ages 5 and under

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    2 - 4 p.m. | Graham Chapel Open House

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    The university's beloved Graham Chapel has been restored to its 1909 splendor. Take a self-guided tour of the chapel and enjoy music played by organists Ethan Schueler and Karen Olson.

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    2 - 3 p.m. | Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum Tour

  • Details:

    Tour the Kemper Art Museum with a student docent for an in-depth exploration of several works from the Museum's renowned permanent collection. Participants will engage with one another in group discussions throughout the tour, and are encouraged to stick around afterwards to explore the special exhibitions on their own.

    Advanced registration recommended.

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    3 - 4 p.m. | Gary M. Sumers Recreation Center Tour, Recreation Center Lobby

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    The Gary M. Sumers Recreation Center officially opened on October 29, 2016, revitalizing the southwest corner of the Danforth Campus and giving the Washington University community a modern and dynamic space to congregate and engage in recreational pursuits. The new state-of-the-art fitness and recreation facilities encourage visitors to develop healthy lifestyles and lifelong habits.

    Limited capacity. Advanced registration recommended.

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    3 - 4:30 p.m. | Washington University Student Associate (WUSA) and Orientation Ambassador (OA) Reception, First Year Center, Lower Level of Umrath House on the South 40

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    The First Year Center is excited to welcome back WUSAs and OAs who supported the transition of first-year students. Join old friends and see how the program has changed over the years.  There will also be a tour of the new office space.

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    3:30 - 4:30 p.m. | Wine and Cheese Reception for International Alumni, Goldberg Formal Lounge, 2nd Floor, Danforth University Center

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    Wine and cheese reception for alumni who live outside of the US or have lived outside the US or are interested in all things International. Staff from the Office of International Students and Scholars and the Office of International Alumni & Development Programs will be in attendance.

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    4 - 6 p.m. | Campus Y Open House, Campus Y, Lower Level, Umrath Hall

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    The Campus Y has been Connecting Campus to Community for over 100 years. More than 25 student-led programs serve the greater St. Louis community. Stop by the Lower Level of Umrath Hall and learn how we have remained a vital partnership in the lives of hundreds of WashU students. Come learn about our current programs and chat with fellow Campus Y alums. Light refreshments provided.

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    4 - 6 p.m. | DSP Alumni Happy Hour, Room 230, Bauer Hall

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    Delta Sigma Pi alumni are invited to this happy hour with appetizers. There will be an activity that will help alumni to get to know the current brothers in the chapter, as well as an opportunity for people to catch up and hangout.


    To RSVP, click here.

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    4 - 5 p.m. | Hillman Hall Tour, Clark-Fox Forum, Hillman Hall

  • Details:

    Stop by and visit the newest addition to the George Warren Brown School of Social Work, Hillman Hall. This tour will showcase various building features, including active learning classrooms, flexible and multiuse spaces such as the Clark-Fox Forum, and student friendly workspaces. Additionally noteworthy, Hillman Hall is committed to reducing its energy consumption and intends to pursue certification under the USGBC's Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design - utilizing a 50kW solar panel array, photovoltaic water heating, and motion-sensitive lighting, to name a few features. With its commitment to sustainability, diversity and accessibility, Hillman Hall is one of the most innovative buildings in higher education.

    Advanced registration recommended.

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    4 - 6 p.m. | Reception for Civic Engagement and Community Service, Room 276, Danforth University Center

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    You are cordially invited to a special alumni reception for civic engagement and community service. Join us to network with civically engaged alumni and learn about the Gephardt Institute for Civic and Community Engagement. Complimentary refreshments will be served.

    To RSVP, click here.

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    4 - 5 p.m. | Performing Arts Department Alumni Reception, A. E. Hotchner Studio Theatre, main level Studio Hallway, Mallinckrodt Center

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    Coming soon!

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    4 - 6 p.m. | StEP Alumni Reunion, Skandalaris Center, Mallinckrodt 128

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    Celebrate StEP joining the Skandalaris Center, and connect with past and present StEP business owners. Appetizers and drinks provided.

    Please RSVP by April 17.

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    4:30 - 6 p.m. | Catholic Student Center Alumni Happy Hour, Catholic Student Center, 6352 Forsyth Blvd

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    A happy hour to enjoy for all CSC alumni! Food and drinks for all!

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    4:30 - 6 p.m. | WashU Hillel Alumni Happy Hour, Hillel, 6300 Forsyth Blvd

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    WashU Hillel welcomes you to our annual Reunion at Thurtene Carnival Alumni Happy Hour!

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    4:30 - 5:30 p.m. | WUAAN Kick-off Reception, Goldberg Formal Lounge, 2nd Floor, Danforth University Center

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    Hear about exciting new plans and learn about opportunities to get involved with the new Asian Alumni Network (WUAAN).

    Advanced registration recommended.

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    5:15 - 9:45 p.m. | Bear Club: Session 1, Second Floor, Danforth University Center

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    Bear Club is designed to allow alumni to enjoy their weekend while knowing that their children will be entertained and cared for by licensed and bonded temporary, professional nannies from TLC for Kids, assisted by Washington University staff and students. Bear Club is divided into four recommended tracks to ensure age-appropriate and engaging activities for all participants - Grizzly Bears: Ages 12-18, Ursa Bears: Ages 6-11, Cub Club: Ages 2-5, and Baby Bears: Under 2 years of age.

    To learn more about Bear Club, click here. Advanced registration recommended.


    Cost:

    $20 per child

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    *5:30 - 7:30 p.m. | Cocktails with Classmates, Various locations

  • Details:

    Kick-off the weekend reconnecting with classmates at this welcome reception! Heavy appetizers and an open bar with beer and wine will be available. Casual attire is recommended.

    Advanced registration recommended.


    Cost:

    $20 Adult
    $10 Child (ages 6 - 17)
    Complimentary for children ages 5 and under


    Class Locations and Parking:

    1st and 5th Reunions - Tisch and Dains Commons, Danforth University Center
    10th and 15th Reunions - Crowder Courtyard, Anheuser-Busch Hall
    20th and 25th Reunions - Whittemore House, 6440 Forsyth Blvd
    30th, 35th, 40th, and 45th Reunions - Clark-Fox Forum, Hillman Hall

    Parking information coming soon.

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    6 - 7 p.m. | ALAS 25th Anniversary Meet and Greet, Ursa's, South 40

  • Details:

    This is a great chance to meet with past and present ALAS members over snacks. Children are welcome.

    To RSVP, click here.

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    6 p.m. | Chabad Classic Shabbat Dinner, Chabad House, 7018 Forsyth Blvd

  • Details:

    You are invited to celebrate Shabbat - Chabad style! Each week, nearly 100 students gather to celebrate Shabbat with Chabad - and you are invited to join! Services will begin at 6 p.m. with dinner following at 7 p.m.

    To RSVP, click here.

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    8 p.m. | Performing Arts Department presents Gossip, Edison Theatre, Mallinckrodt Center

  • Details:

    The Performing Arts Department invites you to see Gossip by George F. Walker. Who killed Jane “The Bitch" Nelson while dozens of celebrities sipped champagne? It’s a sleazy mystery indeed, implicating many of the city’s movers and shakers, and it’s a gold mine for any newspaper covering it. The show skewers one's appetite for celebrity and fame with this film noir-inspired puzzle of a play.

    To learn more and purchase tickets, click here.

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    9:30 - 9:45 p.m. | Olin Business School Centennial Fireworks, Mudd Field, in front of Bauer Hall

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    Join Olin Business School as they celebrate their 100 year anniversary with a wonderful fireworks display (weather permitting) that can be viewed from Mudd Field in front of Bauer Hall.

Saturday, April 22, 2017
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    7 - 9:30 a.m. | WashU Loyal Thank You Breakfast, Umrath Lounge, Umrath Hall

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    Whether you are new to the Loyalty Society or have been a donor for many years, we want to say thank you to our current members with a special breakfast just for you. All current WashU Loyalty members are welcome to attend. You will receive an email invitation this spring. For more information about WashU Loyal, please visit alumni.wustl.edu/loyal. Please email loyaltysociety@wustl.edu if you want to verify your membership.

    Advanced registration recommended.

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    7:30 a.m. - 3 p.m. | Welcome Center, Mallinckrodt Center

  • Details:

    Visit the Welcome Center to check in and receive your nametag along with necessary items for pre-registered events. Reunion Staff are also available to process on-site registrations, provide general event details as well as answer any questions you might have.

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    8 - 11:30 a.m. | Explore the Saint Louis Zoo, Bus departs from Mallinckrodt Center at 8 a.m.

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    Visit the world-renowned Saint Louis Zoo before it opens to the public and enjoy breakfast with the Sea Lion Feeding experience, followed by a guided walking tour of the Zoo. Optional roundtrip transportation will be provided but will not include car seats or the ability to buckle-in car seats.

    For those driving themselves, please meet at the South entrance of the zoo at 8:15 a.m. Parking is available on the Zoo's South lot on Wells Drive for $20 per vehicle. Limited street parking is available in Forest Park.

    Advanced registration recommended.


    Cost:

    $15 Adult
    $10 Child (ages 6 - 17)
    Complimentary for children ages 5 and under

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    8:30 - 11:30 a.m. | WashU Engage St. Louis: The Other St. Louis, Bus departs from Mallinckrodt Center at 8:30 a.m.

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    Join us to learn about St. Louis beyond the tourist hot spots. Bob Hansman, Professor of Architecture and Community Engagement Fellow with the Gephardt Institute for Civic and Community Engagement, will lead his highly regarded tour exploring the racial, sociocultural, and political context of St. Louis city and county, including the North county city of Ferguson.

    Limited capacity. Advanced registration recommended.


    Cost:

    $15 Adult

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    8:45 - 11:00 a.m. | Tour of St. Louis' Own "Little Italy", The Hill, Bus departs from Mallinckrodt Center at 8:45 a.m.

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    A guided two-hour tour of St. Louis' own "Little Italy", The Hill, home to twenty-eight restaurants and delis plus the childhood homes of Baseball Hall of Famers, Yogi Berra and Joe Garagiola. The tour will include a homemade ravioli making demonstration at the Food Network's favorite, Mama Toscano's, a visit to Yogi Berra's childhood home and other baseball notables who once lived on the same block, bocce ball lessons, and a stop at the historical St. Ambrose Church. Along the way you will hear stories of the proud families that built The Hill up through the early 1900's, the Great Depression, WWII, etc. You will also learn where Oprah Winfrey and Tony Bennett like to dine when in the neighborhood. The tour will allow time for shopping at local Italian craft and gift shops, grocery stores, bakeries, and more.

    Limited capacity. Advanced registration recommended.


    Cost:

    $15 Adult
    $10 Child (ages 6 - 17)
    Complimentary for children ages 5 and under

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    9:30 - 10:30 a.m. | Gary M. Sumers Recreation Center Tour, Recreation Center Lobby

  • Details:

    The Gary M. Sumers Recreation Center officially opened on October 29, 2016, revitalizing the southwest corner of the Danforth Campus and giving the Washington University community a modern and dynamic space to congregate and engage in recreational pursuits. The new state-of-the-art fitness and recreation facilities encourage visitors to develop healthy lifestyles and lifelong habits.

    Limited capacity. Advanced registration recommended.

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    10 - 11 a.m. | LGBTQIA Alumni Reception hosted by WUpan, Goldberg Formal Lounge, 2nd Floor, Danforth University Center

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    Join the Washington University LGBTQIA alumni and allies for a casual reception. Connect with other alums and learn about LGBTQIA initiatives on campus, including the affinity group for LGBTQIA alumni. Learn More.

    Advanced registration recommended.

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    10:30 - 11:15 a.m. | Coffee and Catch Up with Olin Business School Program Directors, Various Locations

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    Join the Olin Business School Program Directors for coffee and get updates about the school's programs.

    Starbucks with Steve Malter for BSBA alumni and families - Starbucks Coffee, Bauer Hall

    Cup of Joe with Joe Fox for MBA alumni and families - Wrobley Alcove, 3rd Floor, Knight Center

    Java with Jan for PMBA alumni and families - 3rd Floor, Knight Center

    Advanced registration recommended.

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    10:30 - 11:30 a.m. | The Plan for the East End of Danforth Campus, Room 70, Hillman Hall

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    Join Hank Webber, Executive Vice Chancellor for Administration, and learn about the transformation of the East end of the Danforth Campus, which will include three new academic buildings, an expansion of the Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum, two new multi-use facilities, an underground parking garage, and an expansive new Central Green.

    Advanced registration recommended.

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    10:30 - 11:30 a.m. | WashU Medical Spotlight: Can Sleep Predict or Prevent Alzheimer's Disease?, Room 276, Danforth University Center

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    Millions of Americans are projected to developed memory problems from Alzheimer’s disease in coming decades. A key first step in the development of Alzheimer’s disease is deposition of a protein called amyloid-beta in the brain. Exciting new research performed at Washington University has linked sleep-wake activity to the amount of amyloid-beta in the brain. Can sleep be used as a therapy to prevent Alzheimer’s disease? Can changes in sleep predict who will develop Alzheimer’s disease? These are questions we are studying at Washington University.

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    10:45 a.m. - 1:15 p.m. | Admissions Information Session and Tour, Room 135, South Brookings Hall

  • Details:

    Tour the main campus and residence houses, led by a current WashU student. This session and tour are open to prospective students and their families. If you are interested, please contact our campus visit coordinators toll-free at (800) 638.0700 or (314) 935.6000.

    Register online at visit.wustl.edu.

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    11 a.m. - 1 p.m. | DSP Alumni Brunch, Simon Hall Courtyard, Simon Hall

  • Details:

    Delta Sigma Pi alumni are invited to this brunch to reconnect with fellow alumni.


    To RSVP, click here.

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    11 a.m. - 12 p.m. | Hillman Hall Tour, Clark-Fox Forum, Hillman Hall

  • Details:

    Stop by and visit the newest addition to the George Warren Brown School of Social Work, Hillman Hall. This tour will showcase various building features, including active learning classrooms, flexible and multiuse spaces such as the Clark-Fox Forum, and student friendly workspaces. Additionally noteworthy, Hillman Hall is committed to reducing its energy consumption and intends to pursue certification under the USGBC's Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design - utilizing a 50kW solar panel array, photovoltaic water heating, and motion-sensitive lighting, to name a few features. With its commitment to sustainability, diversity and accessibility, Hillman Hall is one of the most innovative buildings in higher education.

    Limited capacity. Advanced registration recommended.

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    11 a.m. - 12 p.m. | Student-Led Campus Tour, Departs from Brookings Hall

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    Visit some of the most memorable spots and newest spaces on campus, including Brookings Quadrangle, Olin's Knight and Bauer Halls, the Danforth University Center, and the South 40.

    Advanced registration recommended.

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    *12 - 2 p.m. | Alumni BBQ, Brookings Quadrangle (Inclement Weather Location: Field House, Athletic Complex)

  • Details:

    Join classmates and families as they gather in the Quad for a fun-filled afternoon of great food catered by the award-winning Pappy's Smokehouse, drinks, children's activities, and entertainment. A cash bar will be available in the Beer Garden. Casual attire is recommended.

    Advanced registration recommended.


    Cost:

    $15 Adult
    $5 Child (ages 6 - 17)
    Complimentary for children ages 5 and under

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    12:30 - 1:30 p.m. | Chabad Shabbat Afternoon Lunch, Chabad House, 7018 Forsyth Blvd

  • Details:

    Join Rabbi Hershey and Chana Novack to celebrate Shabbat lunch, together with dozens of current undergraduate and graduate students. Please note: On Sunday, April 23, we will be at the Chabad booth at the Thurtene lot.

    To RSVP, click here.

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    1 - 3 p.m. | EST Alumni and Community Barbecue, Ursa's Stageside, South 40

  • Details:

    Please join us for a community barbecue to celebrate our alumni and our community partners (Clayton Paramedics, WUPD)! All EST alumni and families are welcome! We will have games for kids and outdoor activities. There will be options for all dietary restrictions. Also if you are interested, EST will be leading office tours and are more than happy to show you around campus.

    To RSVP, click here.

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    1 - 2 p.m. | Library Special Collections: Treasures from the Vault, Special Collections Room, Level 1, Olin Library

  • Details:

    Discover some of the University Libraries' unique acquisitions, including pieces from the Film and Media Archives, Rare Books and Manuscripts, and the World War I poster collection.


    To learn more about the University Libraries Special Collections, click here. Limited capacity. Advanced registration recommended.


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    1:30 - 2:30 p.m. | Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum Tour

  • Details:

    Tour the Kemper Art Museum with a student docent for an in-depth exploration of several works from the Museum's renowned permanent collection. Participants will engage with one another in group discussions throughout the tour, and are encouraged to stick around afterwards to explore the special exhibitions on their own.

    Advanced registration recommended.

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    1:30 - 2:30 p.m. | Positive Psychology: The Science of Happiness with Professor Tim Bono, Room 110, January Hall

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    What makes people happy and how can we increase happiness in our lives? Our society sends us many messages about what should make us happy (which many people buy into—literally). What does the research suggest about the validity of these messages? It turns out there may be an even simpler path to living the good life. This presentation will discuss the scientific study of happiness and strategies for life satisfaction based on research in Positive Psychology, a topic that has become one of the most popular courses at WashU!

    Advanced registration recommended.

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    1:30 - 3:00 p.m. | Annika Rodriguez Scholars Program Alumni Social, Room 005, Women's Building

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    2 - 3 p.m. | Black Alumni Council Reception, Umrath Lounge, Umrath Hall

  • Details:

    Socialize, network, and reconnect with old and new friends at a casual reception hosted by the Black Alumni Council!

    Advanced registration recommended.

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    2 - 3:30 p.m. | Danforth Scholars Alumni Reception, Danforth House Library, Danforth House

  • Details:

    Join us at this reception for Danforth Scholars alumni.

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    2 - 4 p.m. | Mylonas Scholars Reception, Goldberg Formal Lounge, 2nd Floor, Danforth University Center

  • Details:

    Reconnect with former Mylonas scholars from the College of Arts & Sciences and enjoy a casual reception in the beautiful Goldberg Lounge. Family and friends are welcome. Light refreshments and snacks will be provided.

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    2 - 4 p.m. | Olin Fellowship for Women Reception, Rettner Gallery, Laboratory Sciences Building

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    Enjoy a casual reception with current and former Olin Fellows as you enjoy light refreshments and snacks. Reconnect with your former cohort and hear updates on the continued success of this storied program. Family and friends are most welcome.

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    2 p.m. | Performing Arts Department presents Gossip, Edison Theatre, Mallinckrodt Center

  • Details:

    The Performing Arts Department invites you to see Gossip by George F. Walker. Who killed Jane “The Bitch" Nelson while dozens of celebrities sipped champagne? It’s a sleazy mystery indeed, implicating many of the city’s movers and shakers, and it’s a gold mine for any newspaper covering it. The show skewers one's appetite for celebrity and fame with this film noir-inspired puzzle of a play.

    To learn more and purchase tickets, click here.

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    2 - 3 p.m. | Student-Led Campus Tour, Departs from Brookings Hall

  • Details:

    Visit some of the most memorable spots and newest spaces on campus, including Brookings Quadrangle, Olin's Knight and Bauer Halls, the Danforth University Center, and the South 40.

    Advanced registration recommended.

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    2 - 3 p.m. | Student Life Alumni Open House, Room 330, Danforth University Center

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    Gather with former writers, photographers, editors and designers of Student Life, Washington University's independent student newspaper. Current staff will be there to show off the newsroom and share how they cover campus online and in print.

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    2 - 3 p.m. | The Secrets of Rudolph Hall, Entrance to Rudolph Hall

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    Explore the fascinating collections in Scott Rudolph Hall home to the Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences. Highlights include a visit to a replica of the Mars Rover, an immersive virtual reality experience with the latest HoloLens technology, and a viewing of the fluorescent rocks, fossils and minerals on display.

    Limited capacity. Advanced registration recommended.

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    2 - 3 p.m. | Washington University Sustainability Tour, Brookings Arch

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    The Sustainability Tour will highlight the many ways that WashU is working to develop solutions to pressing energy, environmental, and sustainability challenges through campus operations, interdisciplinary teaching, and cutting-edge research. The tour will explore Hillman Hall, the university’s newest LEED Platinum certified building. Weather-permitting, we will visit Hillman Hall’s 50-kilowatt rooftop solar array for a stunning view in all directions. Attendees will learn about innovative sustainability strategies planned for the upcoming transformation of the East End of the Danforth Campus, which will be breaking ground in May 2017. The tour will conclude with a visit to a research lab. Following the tour, we encourage tour participants to join us as we celebrate the energy, environment and sustainability work being done with I-CARES, featuring remarks from Chancellor Wrighton and a networking reception.

    Limited capacity. Advanced registration recommended.

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    2:30 - 3:30 p.m. | Friends of Residential Life Wine and Cheese Reception, College Hall, South 40

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    Join your friends in Residential Life as you sample a variety of Missouri wines and reminisce about your times at Washington University in St. Louis. This reunion is for all graduates who were RAs, CS40 Executive Members, NSA Executive Members, or Res Life Student Staff Members.

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    2:30 - 4 p.m. | Athletics W Club Reception, Athletics Complex Lobby

  • Details:

    Join fellow WashU Bears Athletics alumni, coaches, and friends at a reception during Reunion weekend to reconnect.

    Advanced registration recommended.

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    3 - 4:30 p.m. | I-CARES 10th Anniversary Reception, Emerson Auditorium and Frick Forum, Knight Hall

  • Details:

    2017 marks the ten-year anniversary for the International Center for Advanced Renewable Energy and Sustainability (I-CARES) as the hub for progressive innovations being achieved by the Washington University community in energy, environment and sustainability. Please join Chancellor Mark S. Wrighton, I-CARES, and the university community to learn more about the great work being done on campus. The event will conclude with a networking reception.

    Advanced registration recommended.

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    3:30 - 5 p.m. | John B. Ervin Scholars Alumni Reception, Office of Scholars Program, Suite 005, Lower Level, Women's Building

  • Details:

    Ervin alumni and their families are invited to a reception with the Ervin staff and current third and fourth year students, located in the new Office of Scholar Programs.

    To RSVP, click here.

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    5:30 - 6:30 p.m. | William Greenleaf Eliot Society Reception, Brown Lounge, Brown Hall

  • Details:

    As a special thank you, join fellow Eliot Society members for an exclusive reception. A personal invitation will be sent this spring. For more information or to join the Eliot Society, please visit eliotsociety.wustl.edu or call (314) 935.5291.

    Advanced registration recommended.

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    6 - 8 p.m. | ALAS 25th Anniversary Gala, 560 Music Center, 560 Trinity Ave

  • Details:

    In honor of our 25th year, we are holding a Gala! Relive all the glory days with your classmates and with current undergraduates, dance the night away to your favorite songs, and eat some delicious food. Children are welcome.


    To RSVP, click here.

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    6:15 - 11:15 p.m. | Bear Club: Session 2, Second Floor, Danforth University Center

  • Details:

    Bear Club is designed to allow alumni to enjoy their weekend while knowing that their children will be entertained and cared for by licensed and bonded temporary, professional nannies from TLC for Kids, assisted by Washington University staff and students. Bear Club is divided into four recommended tracks to ensure age-appropriate and engaging activities for all participants - Grizzly Bears: Ages 12-18, Ursa Bears: Ages 6-11, Cub Club: Ages 2-5, and Baby Bears: Under 2 years of age.

    To learn more about Bear Club, click here. Advanced registration recommended.


    Cost:

    $20 per child

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    6:30 - 8:30 p.m. | University College Reception, Formal Lounge, Women's Building

  • Details:

    Meet fellow alumni, reconnect with faculty and advisors, and enjoy a great evening together. Any University College alumni attending this event will receive a swag bag.

    Advanced registration recommended.

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    *6:30 - 10:30 p.m. | 25th Reunion Class Party and Recognition Ceremony, Anheuser-Busch Dining Hall, Knight Center

  • Details:

    Enjoy an evening at the Knight Center with your classmates over dinner and drinks, accompanied by live entertainment from My Friend Mike and wonderful memories!

    6:30 p.m. | Cocktails and hors d'oeurves

    7 p.m. | Chancellor Mark S. Wrighton presents members of the class of 1992 with a commemorative 25th Reunion pin

    7:30 p.m. | Seated three-course dinner

    8:30 p.m. | Dancing, drinks, and great conversation

    Business attire suggested for the evening.
    Parking available in Millbrook Garage.

    Advanced registration recommended.


    Cost:

    $60 Adult

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    *6:30 - 10:30 p.m. | 30th Reunion Class Party, Crowder Courtyard, Anheuser-Busch Hall

  • Details:

    Enjoy an evening at Crowder Courtyard with your classmates over dinner and drinks, accompanied by live entertainment from Retronerds and wonderful memories!

    6:30 p.m. | Cocktails and hors d'oeurves

    7:30 p.m. | Seated three-course dinner

    8:30 p.m. | Dancing, drinks, and great conversation

    Business attire suggested for the evening.
    Parking available in Snow Way Garage.

    Advanced registration recommended.


    Cost:

    $60 Adult

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    *6:30 - 10:30 p.m. | 35th Reunion Class Party, Whittemore House, 6440 Forsyth Blvd

  • Details:

    Enjoy an evening at the Whittemore House with your classmates over dinner and drinks, accompanied by live entertainment from Fanfare and wonderful memories!

    6:30 p.m. | Cocktails and hors d'oeurves

    7:30 p.m. | Seated three-course dinner

    8:30 p.m. | Dancing, drinks, and great conversation

    Business attire suggested for the evening.
    Complimentary valet parking available.

    Advanced registration recommended.


    Cost:

    $60 Adult

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    *6:30 - 10:30 p.m. | 40th Reunion Class Party, Holmes Lounge, Ridgley Hall

  • Details:

    Enjoy an evening at Holmes Lounge with your classmates over dinner and drinks, accompanied by live entertainment from Sir Dame and wonderful memories!

    6:30 p.m. | Cocktails and hors d'oeurves

    7:30 p.m. | Seated three-course dinner

    8:30 p.m. | Dancing, drinks, and great conversation

    Business attire suggested for the evening.
    Parking available in the Danforth University Center Garage.

    Advanced registration recommended.


    Cost:

    $60 Adult

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    *6:30 - 10:30 p.m. | 45th Reunion Class Party, Goldberg Formal Lounge, 2nd Floor, Danforth University Center

  • Details:

    Enjoy an evening at Goldberg Formal Lounge with your classmates over dinner and drinks, accompanied by live entertainment from Curt Landes Trio and wonderful memories!

    6:30 p.m. | Cocktails and hors d'oeurves

    7:30 p.m. | Seated three-course dinner

    8:30 p.m. | Dancing, drinks, and great conversation

    Business attire suggested for the evening.
    Parking available in the Danforth University Parking Garage, North Side.

    Advanced registration recommended.


    Cost:

    $60 Adult

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    *7 - 11 p.m. | 1st Reunion Class Party, Third Degree Glass Factory, 5200 Delmar Blvd

  • Details:

    Enjoy a fun evening with your classmates and make new memories in the beautiful galleries at Third Degree Glass Factory. A heavy appetizer buffet and open bar with beer and wine is included. Entertainment provided by WashU student DJ, Zach Alter, to help you dance the night away!

    Business casual attire suggested for the evening.
    Complimentary parking available in lots directly east and west of Third Degree Glass Factory.

    Advanced registration recommended.


    Cost:

    $25 Adult

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    *7 - 11 p.m. | 5th Reunion Class Party, Starlight and Zodiac Rooms, Chase Park Plaza, 212 Kingshighway Blvd

  • Details:

    Enjoy an evening at the Chase Park Plaza with your classmates and make wonderful memories! A heavy appetizer buffet and open bar is included with entertainment by DJ Chris Brown.

    Business casual attire suggested for the evening.
    Self-parking is available for $7/car and valet is available for $13/car.

    Advanced registration recommended.


    Cost:

    $40 Adult

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    *7 - 11 p.m. | 10th Reunion Class Party, Lumen, 2201 Locust St

  • Details:

    Enjoy an evening at Lumen with your classmates and make wonderful memories! Custom food stations and open bar is included with entertainment by DJ Crucial.

    Business casual attire suggested for the evening.
    Complimentary valet parking is available.

    Advanced registration recommended.


    Cost:

    $40 Adult

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    *7 - 11 p.m. | 15th Reunion Class Party, Twilight Room, Moonrise Hotel, 6177 Delmar Blvd

  • Details:

    Enjoy an evening at Moonrise Hotel with your classmates and make wonderful memories! A heavy appetizer buffet and open bar is included with entertainment by DJ Chris Abell.

    Business casual attire suggested for the evening.
    Valet and limited self-parking available.

    Advanced registration recommended.


    Cost:

    $40 Adult

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    *8 - 11 p.m. | 20th Reunion Class Party, Duck Room, Blueberry Hill, 6504 Delmar Blvd

  • Details:

    Enjoy an evening at Blueberry Hill with your classmates and make wonderful memories! An appetizer buffet and open bar is included with entertainment by DJ Andrew Mullins.

    Casual attire suggested for the evening.
    Parking on the Delmar Loop is available, but not guaranteed..

    Advanced registration recommended.


    Cost:

    $40 Adult

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    8 p.m. | Performing Arts Department presents Gossip, Edison Theatre, Mallinckrodt Center

  • Details:

    The Performing Arts Department invites you to see Gossip by George F. Walker. Who killed Jane “The Bitch" Nelson while dozens of celebrities sipped champagne? It’s a sleazy mystery indeed, implicating many of the city’s movers and shakers, and it’s a gold mine for any newspaper covering it. The show skewers one's appetite for celebrity and fame with this film noir-inspired puzzle of a play.

    To learn more and purchase tickets, click here.

Sunday, April 23, 2017
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    9:30 - 11:30 a.m. | Farewell Brunch, College Hall, South 40

  • Details:

    Enjoy an all-you-care-to-eat brunch on the South 40 at the Bear's Den before departing campus. Seating available in College Hall. This event is not included in the Early Bear Package.

    Advanced registration recommended.


    Cost:

    $10 Adult
    $5 Child (ages 6 - 17)
    Complimentary for children ages 5 and under

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    11 a.m. - 12 p.m. | Catholic Student Center Mass, Catholic Student Center, 6352 Forsyth Blvd

  • Details:

    Join the Catholic Student Center for Mass on Sunday morning before you leave town.

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    12 - 2 p.m. | ALAS Potluck Lunch, Mudd Multi-purpose Room, Mudd House

  • Details:

    Join us for a potluck lunch (Laughs with Latinos) sponsored by ALAS members. Children are welcome.

    To RSVP, click here.

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    2 - 4 p.m. | Shakespeare at Olin, Mudd Field

  • Details:

    Hear ye, hear ye! The Bard of Avon is coming to Olin. Join us for a festive celebration of William Shakespeare's 453rd birthday, including performances of scenes from a number of Shakespearean plays, music, food, and more. This event is free and open to the public.

    For more information and to RSVP, click here.

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    2 p.m. | Performing Arts Department presents Gossip, Edison Theatre, Mallinckrodt Center

  • Details:

    The Performing Arts Department invites you to see Gossip by George F. Walker. Who killed Jane “The Bitch" Nelson while dozens of celebrities sipped champagne? It’s a sleazy mystery indeed, implicating many of the city’s movers and shakers, and it’s a gold mine for any newspaper covering it. The show skewers one's appetite for celebrity and fame with this film noir-inspired puzzle of a play.

    To learn more and purchase tickets, click here.


Questions? Contact the Alumni Office at 800.867.2586 or alumnireunions@wustl.edu.


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