African Film Festival 2018

March 23 – 25, 2018 at 7:00pm. Matinee for youth, Saturday, March 24 at 3:00pm in Brown Hall, Room 100.

Chancellor Wrighton’s convocation address to the Class of 2021

“We must also confront the reality that there are people who have embraced ideological views that are truly abhorrent. The United States of America allied with many other nations to confront Nazism in the 1940s. Today, we must have the courage to confront the neo-Nazism movement that threatens us from within, not just from abroad.” Read full text.

Staff Common Reading Program

Sign up to join one of the many Staff Common Reading Program book group discussions happening across the university today.

2018 AWF Graduate Student Awards

The Association of Women Faculty (AWF) will select up to six recipients from among the schools of the Danforth campus for the annual graduate student awards. The awards are designed to recognize academic excellence and leadership potential among women students in the second year of graduate school or beyond. Nomination letters should comment on the strengths […]

Teaching Center Workshops

Two upcoming workshops for faculty: Teaching Critical Thinking (2/22/2018) and Fostering Civil Discourse in the Classroom (2/27/2018); co-sponsored by the Center for Diversity and Inclusion).

Black Anthology Production

Black Anthology is an entirely student-led production in which we examine the challenges Black minds and bodies experience in America. Performances January 26 and 27.

Billy Graham leaves controversial legacy for the #MeToo generation

“The culture of evangelicalism already looks far different today than it did during Billy Graham’s religious dominance, to the chagrin of many who lament their apparent co-optation by the forces of misogyny, xenophobia and racism that helped elect Donald Trump,” said Griffith, author of a new book on the history of America’s religious debates over sex and sexuality.

Veterans Day Celebration

United States Senator Tammy Duckworth to give keynote address at the 2017 Veterans Day Celebration on Friday, 10 November at the Edison Theater, Washington University in St. Louis.