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Student Spotlight: Community Engagement
Three recent Arts & Sciences graduates share their experiences with community-engaged courses at Washington University. The courses took students outside of the classroom to work directly on local environmental advocacy, women's health issues, and more.
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We know that breakthroughs—scientific or creative, academic or personal—happen when ideas collide. At the intersection of it all is the College of Arts & Sciences—a school with no limits on what you can study, learn, and achieve.
The university is tracking developments with COVID-19 and remains fully committed to the health and well-being of our students, faculty, and staff.Learn more
Arts & Sciences is embarking on a comprehensive strategic planning effort alongside the university's planning process.Visit our strategic planning website
Arts & Sciences has launched a large-scale hiring initiative aimed at bolstering capabilities in data analytics and digital technologies.Learn more about the Digital Transformation Initiative
Stories Of Incredible People, Research, Learning, and Leadership Happening In Arts & SciencesCheck Out The Ampersand
The American Democracy Lab podcast is presented by the Gephardt Institute for Civic and Community Engagement in partnership with WashU Engage and the Department of Psychological & Brain Sciences. Episode 1 focuses on the presidency.
The body’s daily clock may influence cancer treatment success
The body’s circadian clock reminds us when to go to bed and when to wake up. Now scientists at Washington University in St. Louis have published findings showing that there may also be a more ideal time to take medication – at least in patients suffering from glioblastoma.
Communicating science with empathy and intention
Sophia Hayes, professor of chemistry, is part of a growing movement at Washington University to offer students essential training in science communication.