East End News

While you were away

By Campus Next on September 27, 2019 in East End News

Changes happened at lightning speed this summer as the East End Transformation raced toward the finish line. Watch these videos to see where we've been and how far we've come.

Brookings Hall on the campus of Washington University in St. Louis is lit fed to celebrate Convocation.

Party in the Park

By Campus Next on September 27, 2019 in East End News

The mood was celebratory in the freshly minted Ann and Andrew Tisch Park Aug. 17 as 1,736 members of the Washington University in St. Louis Class of 2023, along with their parents, gathered for Party in the Park following Convocation. The new buildings surrounding The Tisch park helped to light t...

East End Transformation: A two-year time lapse

By Campus Next on June 17, 2019 in East End News

The east end of the Danforth Campus has undergone astounding changes since the project's inception two years ago. This time lapse β€” from the project's beginning to the near-present β€” shows the exhilarating transformation.

Six months in 60 seconds: part 4

By Campus Next on June 17, 2019 in East End News

Work on the East End Transformation of the Danforth Campus may be winding down, but there's still a lot of activity. Take in some of the sights and sounds of the past six months.

Architectural rendering of Wrighton Way, part of the transformation of the east end of Danforth Campus at Washington University in St. Louis

A new ‘Way’

By Campus Next on May 8, 2019 in East End News

It’s official! The former location of south Hoyt Drive is now Wrighton Way in honor of Chancellor Mark S. Wrighton and his many contributions to the university.

Beauty and biodiversity

By Campus Next on May 8, 2019 in East End News

In early March, workers planted more than 250 trees as part of the East End Transformation project β€” a number that will grow to nearly 400 by spring 2020.