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Van Engen wins NEH Public Scholar grant

Van Engen Abram Van Engen, associate professor of English...

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Washington People: Laura Cobb

Back when Laura Cobb was learning to walk again, she and...

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Obituary: Stanley Sawyer, professor emeritus in Arts & Sciences, 77

Sawyer Stanley Arthur Sawyer, professor emeritus of...

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Jimmy Loomis

The Pitch: Jimmy Loomis

Our undergraduates inspire us every day with their passion and willingness to get involved. Case in point: Meet Jimmy Loomis, a graduating senior and political science major, who is also the youngest elected representative in Missouri’s history.

Rendering of Bryan Hall

A Facelift for Bryan

As part of the Driving Discovery initiative, Bryan Hall at Washington University in St. Louis is being transformed into a state-of-the-art home for chemistry. Sondra Rotty, senior project manager with Tarlton Construction, gives an update on the project. Upon completion in 2018, the renovated Bryan Hall will house an additional 28,000 square feet of research space.