The Gephardt Institute for Civic and Community Engagement’s St. Louis Up Close series provides the Washington University community with the opportunity to explore their role as citizens of St. Louis. Local leaders from nonprofits, local government, community based organization, and WashU departments discuss issues important to St. Louis. These casual conversations foster vital conversations and encourage deeper understanding and engagement in the St. Louis community.
A recent theme in our series responds to events in Ferguson. Visit our events page for details on the upcoming events in the series.