Recent Events

  • April 8, 2019 • 12 PM – 2 PM

Professor Francesc Ferrer, Department of Physics Date:  April 8, 2019 Time: 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm Location: The Gatesworth, 1 McKnight Place, St. Louis, MO 63134

  • March 11, 2019 • 12 PM – 2 PM

Professor Dave Peters, Department of Mechanical Engineering Date:  March 11, 2019 Time: 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm Location: The Gatesworth, 1 McKnight Place, St. Louis, MO 63134

  • February 11, 2019 • 12 PM – 2 PM

Professor Rebecca Messbarger, Department of Romance Languages Washington University Date:  February 11, 2019 Time: 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm Location: The Gatesworth, 1 McKnight Place, St. Louis, MO 63134

  • January 14, 2019 • 12 PM – 2 PM

Professor Liberty Vittert Date:  January 14, 2019 Time: 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm Location: The Gatesworth, 1 McKnight Place, St. Louis, MO 63134

  • December 10, 2018 • 12 PM – 2 PM

The Queens of Swing   Date:  December 10, 2018 Time: 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm Location: The Gatesworth, 1 McKnight Place, St. Louis, MO 63134 The hour-long show performed by The Queens of Swing combines music, history and fun. The music is tunes the all-girl bands played during their heydays of the 1940s. It’s big band era […]

  • November 12, 2018 • 12 PM – 2 PM
  • The Gatesworth

Speaker: Ray Arvidson, James S. McDonnell Distinguished University Professor, Washington University
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  • October 8, 2018 • 12 PM – 2 PM
  • The Gatesworth

Speaker: Kater Murch, Assistant Professor of Physics, Washington University
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  • September 17, 2018 • 12 PM – 2 PM
  • The Gatesworth

Speaker: Lee Epstein, Ethan A. H. Shepley Distinguished University Professor, Washington University
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  • May 14, 2018 • 12 PM – 2 PM
  • Cahokia Mounds

Speaker: John Kelly, Senior Lecturer in Anthropology, Washington University
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  • April 9, 2018 • 12 PM – 2 PM
  • The Gatesworth

Speaker: Patricia Ann Wolff, Professor Emerita of Pediatrics, Washington University
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  • March 12, 2018 • 12 PM – 2 PM
  • The Gatesworth

Speaker: Amy Kaiser, Director, Saint Louis Symphony Chorus
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  • February 12, 2018 • 12 PM – 2 PM
  • The Gatesworth

Speaker: Guy Genin, Professor of Mechanical Engineering and Materials Sciences, Washington University
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  • January 8, 2018 • 12 PM – 2 PM
  • The Gatesworth

Speaker: Kimberly McKinney, CEO, Habitat for Humanity Saint Louis
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  • December 11, 2017 • 12 PM – 2 PM
  • The Gatesworth

Performers: Mosaic Whispers
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  • November 13, 2017 • 12 PM – 2 PM
  • The Gatesworth

Speaker: Michael Sherraden, George Warren Brown Distinguished University Professor; Director; Center for Social Development
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  • October 9, 2017 • 12 PM – 2 PM
  • The Gatesworth

Speaker: Gerhild Williams, Barbara Schaps Thomas and David M. Thomas Professor in the Humanities; Vice Provost
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  • September 11, 2017 • 12 PM – 2 PM
  • The Gatesworth

Speaker: Ira Kodner, Emeritus Professor of Surgery, WU School of Medicine
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  • May 8, 2017 • 12 PM – 2 PM
  • The Gatesworth

Performers: Gerdine Young Artists from the 2017 mainstage season of Opera Theatre of Saint Louis

  • April 17, 2017 • 12 PM – 2 PM
  • Whittemore House

Speaker: Philip Bayly, The Lilyan and E. Lisle Hughes Professor of Mechanical Engineering
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Note:  This event will be presented on the 3rd Monday of the month.

  • March 13, 2017 • 12 PM – 2 PM
  • Whittemore House

Speaker: Joan L. Luby, Samuel and Mae S. Ludwig Professor of Child Psychiatry
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  • February 13, 2017 • 12 PM – 2 PM
  • Whittemore House

Speaker: Todd Decker, Professor of Musicology, Chair Department of Music
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  • January 9, 2017 • 12 PM – 2 PM
  • Whittemore House

Speaker: William Wallace, Barbara Murphy Bryant Distinguished Professor of Art History and Archeology
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  • December 12, 2016 • 12 PM – 2 PM
  • Whittemore House

Performers: Washington University – Stereotypes, all-male a cappella group
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  • November 14, 2016 • 12 PM – 2 PM
  • Sumers Recreation Center, WU

Speaker: Justin Carroll and John Schael, Acting resp. Retired Director of Athletics

  • October 10, 2016 • 12 PM – 2 PM
  • Whittemore House

Speaker: Leonard Green, Professor of Psychology
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  • September 12, 2016 • 12 PM – 2 PM
  • Whittemore House

Speaker: Michael Wysession, Professor of Earth & Planetary Science
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  • May 9, 2016 • 12 PM – 2 PM
  • St. Louis Zoo in Forest Park

Speaker: Fiona Marshall
James W. and Jean L. Davis Professor in Arts and Sciences
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  • April 11, 2016 • 12 PM – 2 PM
  • Whittemore House

Speaker: William Lenihan, Professor of Practice in Music
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  • March 14, 2016 • 12 PM – 2 PM
  • Whittemore House

Speaker:Jeffrey Trzeciak, University Librarian
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  • February 8, 2016 • 12 PM – 2 PM
  • Steinberg Hall

Speaker: Allison Taylor, Manager Education Programs
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  • January 11, 2016 • 12 PM – 2 PM
  • Whittemore House

Speaker: Andrew Sobel, Professor of International and Area Studies
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  • December 14, 2015 • 12 PM – 2 PM
  • Whittemore House

Presenters: Ingrid Neuefeind, Beverly Platt; Violinists

  • November 9, 2015 • 12 PM – 2 PM
  • Whittemore House

Speaker: Roddy Roediger,
James S. McDonnell Distinguished University Professor of Psychology
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  • October 12, 2015 • 12 PM – 2 PM
  • Whittemore House

Speaker: John C. Morris,
Harvey A. and Dorismae Hacker Friedman Distinguished Professor of Neurology, Director of the Charles F. and Joanne Knight Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center.
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  • September 14, 2015 • 12 PM – 2 PM
  • Whittemore House

Speaker: Timothy Eberlein,
Spencer T. and Ann W. Olin Distinguished Professor and
Director, The Alvin J. Siteman Cancer Center
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  • May 11, 2015 • 12 PM – 2 PM
  • Missouri History Museum in Forest Park

Speaker: Frances Levine,
President, Missouri History Museum
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  • April 13, 2015 • 12 PM – 2 PM
  • Whittemore House

Speaker: Steven S Smith, Kate M. Gregg Distinguished Professor of Social Science, Director of the Weidenbaum Center
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  • March 9, 2015 • 12 PM – 2 PM
  • Whittemore House

Speaker: Timothy O’Leary, General Director of Opera Theatre of Saint Louis
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  • February 9, 2015 • 12 PM – 2 PM
  • Whittemore House

Speaker: Erik Trinkaus,
Mary Tileston Hemenway Professor in Arts & Sciences
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  • January 12, 2015 • 12 PM – 2 PM
  • Whittemore House

Speaker: Sarantis Symeonoglou,
Emeritus Professor of Art History and Archaeology
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  • December 8, 2014 • 12 PM – 2 PM
  • Whittemore House

Performers: Alan Rosenkoetter and Jim Harris
Rosenkoetter is Applied Music Lesson Coordinator, Classical Guitar and Teacher of Applied Music, Classical Guitar at WU.
Harris is a performer and teacher of Baroque Flute in Saint Louis and throughout the US.
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  • November 10, 2014 • 12 PM – 2 PM
  • Whittemore House

Speaker: Gerald Early
Merle Kling Professor Of Modern Letters and Director of the Center for Humanities
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Venue: Whittemore House

  • October 13, 2014 • 12 PM – 2 PM

Speaker: Connie Diekman
Director of University Nutrition, Washington University
Venue: Whittemore House

  • September 8, 2014 • 12 PM – 2 PM

Speaker: David Brody
Associate Professor of Neurology
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Venue: Whittemore House

  • April 14, 2014 • 12 PM – 2 PM

Speaker: Peter Raven, President Emeritus of the Missouri Botanical Garden, Professor Emeritus of Biology, WU
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Venue: Whittemore House

  • March 10, 2014 • 12 PM – 2 PM

Speaker: Doug Ladd, Director of Conservation Science, The Nature Conservancy – Missouri Program
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Venue: Whittemore House

  • February 10, 2014 • 12 PM – 2 PM

Date: Monday February 10, 2014 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Speaker: Victoria May, Assistant Dean and Director of the Institute for School Partnership
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Venue: Whittemore House

  • January 13, 2014 • 12 PM – 2 PM

Date: Monday January 13, 2014 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Speaker: Rick Dildine, Executive Director of the Shakespeare Festival of St. Louis
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Venue: Whittemore House

  • December 9, 2013 • 12 PM – 2 PM

Date: December 2013
Speakers: Eric Dalbey, Chris Hallam, Jonny Moroni, and Tim Waurick; VOCAL SPECTRUM, Quartet
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Venue: Whittemore House

  • November 11, 2013 • 12 PM – 2 PM

Date: November 2013
Speaker: Bill McClellan
Venue: Whittemore House

  • October 14, 2013 • 12 PM – 2 PM

Date: October 2013
Speaker: Constantine “Dinos” Michaelides; Dean Emeritus of the School of Architecture
Venue: Whittemore House

  • September 9, 2013 • 12 PM – 2 PM

Date: September 2013
Speaker: Carl Bender; Wilfred R. and Ann Lee Konneker Distinguished Professor of Physics
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Venue: Whittemore House

  • May 13, 2013 • 12 PM – 2 PM

Date: May 2013
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Venue: St Louis Public Library, 1301 Olive Street

  • April 8, 2013 • 12 PM – 2 PM

Date: April 2013
Speaker: Dennis Ayden; Electrical Engineer
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Venue: Umrath Lounge

  • March 11, 2013 • 12 PM – 2 PM

Date: March 2013
Speaker: Richard L. Axelbaum; Jens Professor of Environmental Engineering Science
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Venue: Umrath Lounge

  • February 11, 2013 • 12 PM – 2 PM

Date: February 2013
Speaker: David Wright; Professor of Mathematics
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Venue: Umrath Lounge

  • January 14, 2013 • 12 PM – 2 PM

Date: January 2013
Speaker: Leigh Schmidt; Edward Mallinckrodt University Professor
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Venue: Umrath Lounge

  • December 10, 2012 • 12 PM – 2 PM

Date: December 2012
Speaker: Kathleen Redmon, Soprano, accompanied by Sandra Geary
Venue: Whittemore House

  • November 12, 2012 • 12 PM – 2 PM

Date: November 2012
Speaker: Peter Burgers; Marvin Brennecke Professor of Biological Chemistry
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Venue: Whittemore House

  • October 8, 2012 • 12 PM – 12 PM

Date: October 2012
Speaker: Richard Chapman; Senior Lecturer, Film & Media Studies
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Venue: Whittemore House