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.

3rd Annual Trailblazers Recognition Ceremony

The Trailblazers award acknowledges, commemorates and celebrates the contributions that Black alumni, faculty and staff have made to Washington University and broader communities.

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.