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Assembly Series

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McKelvey School of Engineering


Public Tour: 'Human Forms'
20 Sep

Join us for live, interactive tours on Zoom. Student educators design and lead virtual tours featuring several artworks in the Kemper Art Museum collection,...

Sunday, September 20 | 2:00 PM
Virtual Event
Book Talk with Jessica Johnson, author of 'Wicked Flesh'
21 Sep

Johnson is a WUSTL alum and author, 'Wicked Flesh: Black Women, Intimacy, and Freedom in the Atlantic World' (assistant professor of History, Johns Hopkins...

Monday, September 21 | 3:00 PM
Virtual Event
Evolution of a Protective Symbiont in the Honey Bee
21 Sep

Biology Department Virtual Seminar featuring Irene Garcia Newton, Associate Professor, Indiana University. The Newton Laboratory is broadly interested in...

Monday, September 21 | 4:00 PM
Virtual Event
PILPSS Lecture: 'Race, Sex and Voting Rights: Past, Present and Future'
21 Sep

Join WashULaw Professors Travis Crum, Elizabeth Katz and Professor Gilda Daniels, University of Baltimore School of Law; Director of Litigation, Advancement...

Monday, September 21 | 4:00 PM
Virtual Event
WashU Virtual Connecting
21 Sep

Do you miss running into an old friend while waiting in line for coffee? Or hanging around the water cooler and chatting mid-day with colleagues? What about...

Monday, September 21 | 4:00 PM
Virtual Event
'The Tunnel': 25th Anniversary Celebration
22 Sep

William Gass’s magnum opus "The Tunnel" was published 25 years ago. Join Modern Literature Collection curator Joel Minor as he provides an overview of Gass...

Tuesday, September 22 | 4:00 PM
Virtual Event
International Center for Energy, Environment and Sustainability (InCEES) IdeaBounce®
22 Sep

Join us for a virtual IdeaBounce® event held in partnership with InCEES and the Office of Sustainability. This is a chance for those with environmentally...

Tuesday, September 22 | 4:00 PM
Virtual Event
Collective Memory and National Narrative in Fiction of Disaster
22 Sep

Since the pandemic broke out in January, fiction of disaster gained renewed popularity in China. French author Albert Camus’s La Peste hit new sales record...

Tuesday, September 22 | 8:00 PM
Virtual Event
'The Devil's Highway' Virtual Book Club
23 Sep

Join us for a virtual book club discussion about "The Devil's Highway" by Luis Alberto Urrea. In May 2001, 26 Mexican men scrambled across the border and...

Wednesday, September 23 | 3:00 PM
Virtual Event
Multi-messenger Exploration of the Transient Radio Sky with LIGO
23 Sep

On 2017 August 17, the field of gravitational-wave (GW) astronomy made the big leagues with a dazzling discovery. After several GW detections of black hole...

Wednesday, September 23 | 4:00 PM
Virtual Event