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April 2015

@WashingtonUniversity
What’s happening at Wash U today. For alumni, parents, and friends.
 
 SPOTLIGHT
IN ACTION
Spring Break Trips Teach Community Service
Student volunteers spent their vacations doing service projects, including homebuilding in Texas.
 NEWS & FEATURES

RESEARCH
Hunting for Meteorites
A physics professor discusses her search for extraterrestrial debris in Antarctica.

PEOPLE
A “Whole Picture of Aging”
Nancy Morrow-Howell, PhD, gerontology expert at the Brown School, discusses her work on aging.

PEOPLE
Skinner and Fullgraf Professors Installed
The School of Engineering & Applied Science has installed Lan Yang and Chenyang Lu in named professorships.

RESEARCH
Your Brain on Movies
A psychology professor analyzes how films take advantage of neurological functions.

RESEARCH
Innovative Light Therapy Reaches Deep Tumors
School of Medicine researchers develop a way to apply phototherapy to previously inaccessible tissues.

RESEARCH
Improved Detection for Higher Cancer Survival
Researchers at the School of Medicine find a simple method to screen for kidney cancer, one of the hardest cancers to detect.

Leading Together: The Campaign for Washington University is a historic effort to raise $2.2 billion in support of scholarships, life-changing research, and much more. We invite you to:
•  View photo galleries from campaign kickoff events across the country.
•  Visit the Leading Together newsfeed for the latest campaign updates.
•  Learn about generous donors, like Vinita Kumar, BSBA '01.
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•  Volunteer your time and talent.
•  Make a gift of any amount.
•  Join the conversation at events or in your community.

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