: Oct 10-16 Events

October 7, 2016

Graduate-Student Events:

Dine with Dean William F. Tate

October 11, 2016, 12-1 pm, Liberman Graduate Center (DUC 300)This is an opportunity for graduate students to meet members of the graduate school administration in an informal setting. RSVP at https://gradcenter.wustl.edu/lunch-dean-william-f-tate

Professional Development Workshop: Grant Resources, STEM

October 13, 2016, 4-5 pm , Liberman Graduate Center (DUC 300)Meet with Catherine Determan of the Office of Sponsored Research to learn about grant resources. RSVP at https://gradcenter.wustl.edu/professional-development-workshop-grant-resources-stem

Chancellor’s Graduate Fellowship Conference

October 14, 2016, 11:00 am, Anheuser Busch Hall Moot Court RoomProfessor Perry’s 11 a.m. address, “Looking for Lorraine: Gifts of the Hidden Hansberry” will foreshadow her forthcoming biography of Lorraine Hansberry for Beacon Press. Panel discussion at 2 p.m.

Policies and Pantsuits: An Election Year Event for Parents and Children

October 16, 2016, 3-5pm, Liberman Graduate Center (DUC 300)Join Graduate Students with Children for an election year event geared toward parents and school-age (or younger!) children. This event is open to faculty and staff and community members with children as well.

University-Wide Events:

Experiencing Civil Unrest: An Update on the Elder Voices on Ferguson Project

October 10, 2016, 12:00 pm, Danforth University Center, Room 276Join Nancy Morrow-Howell and Clarissa Jackson of Washington University and Tom Meuser of University of Missouri-St. Louis for an update on the Elder Voices on Ferguson project.

Last day to register to vote in the Missouri General Election

October 12, 2016Register to vote with the voter registration tool provided by the Gephardt Institute for Civic and Community Engagement at http://washuvotes.wustl.edu/registration/

WashU Cyber Security Awareness Symposium

October 12, 2016, 9:30am – 4pm, Emerson Auditorium, Knight HallAn opportunity for students, faculty, and staff to discuss information security topics relevant to everyday activities and those that fulfill the university’s academic, research and clinical mission.


GPC Rotating Mixer with Black Law Student Association (BLSA)

October 21, 2016, 3:00 pm, Anheuser-Busch Hall Courtyard, Danforth CampusJoin the GPC and BLSA for the first GPC rotating mixer of the year! Food and drinks will be provided while you mingle with your fellow graduate and professional students.

GPC Yoga Under the Stars

October 23, 2016, 6:00 pm, James S. McDonnell Planetarium at the Saint Louis Science Center

Join GPC for a night of yoga under the stars benefiting the Jane Doe Advocacy Center! The event will begin with an hour of yoga in the James S. McDonnell Planetarium and will be followed by a reception with appetizers. We ask that all guests arrive by 6 pm so as not to disturb the star show.

Please remember to bring your receipt with you to the event, and don’t forget your yoga mat!

Event Tickets: $10 each

Tickets are currently on sale at https://commerce.cashnet.com/LIBERMAN

GPC Night Out at Fox Theatre: Fun Home (Broadway Musical) 

November 17, 2016, Fox Theatre, 527 N Grand Blvd, St. Louis, MO 63103

Come join GPC for a night at the Fox Theatre watching the smash Broadway hit, Fun Home!
Price: $20 per ticket
Purchase Grad Student DISCOUNT TICKETS HERE: https://commerce.cashnet.com/LIBERMAN
NOTE: Tickets can be retrieved from Kim McCabe in the Lieberman Graduate Center (Danforth University Center, Suite 300) between 8:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. Monday-Friday. Tickets will be released only to the purchaser; WU student ID and receipt required for pickup.
More about the musical: Every once in a while a Broadway musical comes along that surprises, moves and excites audiences in ways only a truly land-mark musical can. The ” groundbreaking,” “life-affirming” and “exquisite” new musical FUN HOME was the event of the Broadway season, receiving raves from critics and audiences alike, winning five 2015 Tony AwardsO including Best Musical and making history along the way. Based on Alison Bechdel’s best-selling graphic memoir, FUN HOME introduces us to Alison at three different ages as she explores and unravels the many mysteries of her childhood. A refreshingly honest musical about seeing your parents through grown-up eyes, “FUN HOME is extraordinary, a rare beauty that pumps fresh air into Broadway,” The New York Times.
For more information on the show, please visit: http://funhomebroadway.com/