March 25, 2017

Project Backpack

The Chancellor's Fellows participated in a spring community service project in March. They devoted a Saturday morning to work with Project Backpack St. Louis.  They filled backpacks with age and gender appropriate necessities for children who have been removed from their homes often with nothing but the clothes on their backs.  

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June 2, 2016 - 11:30am to 4:30pm

Summer Picnic

Creve Coeur Lake Park - Tremayne Shelter

We had a great time at our annual summer picnic with a BBQ and some time on the water. 

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May 19, 2016 - 10:00am to 11:30am

2016 CGFP Graduation Reception

Whittemore House - 6440 Forsyth Blvd

We recognized the achievements of our Chancellor's Graduate Fellows and bid farewell to our Fall 2015 and Spring 2016 degree recipients.

April 15, 2016 - 11:30am

Research Presentation by Chancellor's Fellow Alumna Dr. Karmella Haynes Ferrell

Umrath Lounge

Alumna Karmella Haynes Ferrell presented her research and spoke with Fellows about pursuing a teaching and research career. 

Karmella Haynes earned her Ph.D. in Molecular Genetics.  Her postdoctoral training focused on designing bacterial DNA for mathematical applications (Davidson College) and engineering synthetic proteins to control human cell fates (Harvard Medical School). 

April 8, 2016 - 10:00am

Joint CGFP/Olin Arts and Letters Colloquium; Friday, April 8th

Bauer Hall, Room 150

Chancellor's and Olin Fellows from the Sam Fox School of Design and Visual Arts and the Creative Writing Program presented their work to a captive audience. The presentations featured great examples of the collegiality of the programs and  the intellectual and artistic directions of the Chancellor's and Olin Fellows. Networking opportunites followed after the presentations. 

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October 14, 2015

Chancellor's Fellow Alumnus Bertin Louis, Jr. Visits Campus

The African American Studies Program welcomed Chancellor's Graduate Fellow Alumnus Bertin Louis, Jr. as their first guest lecturer of the 2015 Fall semester.   Dr. Louis is Vice Chair of Africana studies and Assistant Professor of Anthropology and Africana Studies at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville.  Dr. Louis studies the growth of Protestant forms of Christianity among Haitians transnationally.  His talk took place on October 8, 2015.

October 9, 2015

19th Annual Chancellor's Graduate Fellowship Conference

Dr. Jennifer Eberhardt, Keynote Speaker
Anheuser-Busch Hall

The Chancellor's Graduate Fellowship and the Washington University School of Law welcomed social psychologist Dr. Jennifer Eberhardt.  She is an Associate Professor of Psychology at Stanford University who studies racial elements in the perception of crime. 

You can listen to her keynote address and the panel discussion audio files by appointment at the University Archives reference services located in Special Collections at Olin Library (Level 1) on the Danforth Campus. Please call before coming to the University Archives to ensure items are available for your use.  Contact them to schedule an appointment:  314-935-5495 or  Their hours of operation are Monday to Friday 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

September 16, 2015 - 4:30pm

First Years' Chancellor's and Olin Fellows Mixer

Liberman Graduate Center, Danforth University Center, Suite 300

Please join us in celebrating the start of the new school year.   Maximize on this opportunity to make new connections and foster new relationships among the Chancellor's and Olin Fellows.

Dinner will be served.

Casual attire.   

October 9, 2015 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm

2015 Conference Lunch - By Invitation Only

Ann W. Olin Women's Building, Formal Lounge

The CGFP Conference Lunch will be held on Friday, October 9 in the Women's Building Formal Lounge from 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm. 

Business casual attire.