Religious, Spiritual and Ethical Life Programs

Panels on Life: Conversations about What Matters

Panels on Life: A Conversation about Friendship

Thursday, September 15, 5:00 p.m.
Goldberg Formal Lounge, DUC 278

Open to all students, faculty and staff


  • Dr. Jen Smith, Vice Provost for Educational Initiatives and Professor of Earth & Planetary Sciences
  • Travis Tucker, Director, LGBTQIA+ Engagement & Associate Director, Center for Diversity and Inclusion
  • Usman Salim ‘24
  • Natasha Chisholm ‘24

Panels on Life: A Conversation about Regret & Possibility

Wednesday, October 19, 5:00 p.m.
Goldberg Formal Lounge, DUC 278

Hear from panelists Dr. Yujia Lei (staff psychologist with the Center for Counseling and Psychological Services), Georgia Binnington (retiring associate dean of students at Sam Fox School of Design & Visual Arts), as well as students Alexia McCullison ‘24 and Marc Ridgell ‘23 as they discuss their perspectives on the lessons and opportunities life has to offer.

Panels on Life: Weathering Change

Monday, November 7, 5:00 p.m.
Goldberg Formal Lounge, DUC 278

Faith Zone Religious Diversity & Hospitality Workshop for WashU Employees

Tuesday, September 20th, 10:00-11:30 a.m. on Zoom
Register through Learn@Work

Pause: A Choose Your Own Adventure Retreat for Students

September 30, October 1 and/or October 2

WashU students – you’re invited to give yourself a pause! This brief, flexible retreat offers a care package, a menu of suggestions for rest and renewal, and a chance to focus on what sustains you when you’re stressed. Choose your day – either September 30, October 1 and/or October 2. Block off some time for yourself and join us!  Open to any WashU students. Students of any/no religious background very welcome. Hosted by the Office for Religious, Spiritual & Ethical Life. More info: Callista Isabelle. Sign up.

Pause @ Graham Chapel

Graham Memorial Chapel is open for reflection, prayer, meditation or just a moment to catch your breath. Mondays-Fridays during the academic year, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., unless otherwise posted on our Instagram.