Ready Week is the biannual preparedness week that features fun and interactive events on the Danforth, Medical, North and West Campuses. These events are designed to engage the WashU community and promote emergency preparedness.

Ready Week Fall 2021 will take place Sep. 13-17 and features:

  • Monday, September 13: Giveaways in the Danforth University Center (DUC) and Hope Plaza from 12-2pm
  • Wednesday, September 15: University-wide emergency notification systems test
  • Thursday, September 16: A guest lecture and book signing with Pulitzer Prize winner Dr. Sheri Fink in EPNEC Seminar Room B at 11am. The first 100 attendees will get a FREE copy of her book Five Days at Memorial: Life and Death in a Storm-Ravaged Hospital (Crown, 2013).
  • Preparedness tips and informational videos published throughout the week
  • and more!