A Gathering for Unity

Join us to reflect, honor and grieve at a community-wide unity gathering and tree-planting, Oct. 31, noon, Francis Field gates – West end of Simon Hall, Danforth Campus.

A message from Chancellor Wrighton to the community

To our Washington University community: We are shocked and devastated by the horrific shooting at the Tree of Life synagogue in Pittsburgh. This was a calculated, anti-Semitic attack driven by hate. On this day especially, as members of the synagogue gathered to celebrate a new life and honor their faith, it is beyond comprehension. On […]

PLAN Information Sessions

Learn more about the Professional Leadership Academy & Network (PLAN) information sessions.

Faculty Fellow for Gender Equity Initiatives

The Office of the Vice Provost for Faculty Advancement and Institutional Diversity invites applications for a Faculty Fellow for the academic year 2018-2019 to work on gender equity initiatives for the Danforth campus faculty.  The Faculty Fellow will collaborate with the Vice Provost to identify strategies, initiatives, and best practices to advance faculty gender equity […]

Medical Campus Hosts Diversity Week

Washington University School of Medicine joins other members of the Medical Campus in participating in Diversity Week 2018. The initiative, in its third year at Barnes-Jewish Hospital, is now open to all members of the Washington University Medical Campus.

Registration Open: Field of Dreams Conference

This fall, Washington University is proud to host The Field of Dreams Conference. This conference introduces potential graduate students to graduate programs in the mathematical sciences at Math Alliance schools as well as professional opportunities in these fields. Encouraging and supporting a diverse range of scholars, especially those from backgrounds underrepresented in these fields, is […]

An appreciation of the rule of law

The Hon. Shirley Padmore Mensah, JD ’95, developed a love for the law after escaping a coup in her native Liberia.