A guide to events on our campuses.

Assembly Series

A tradition of convening thought leaders since 1953

McKelvey School of Engineering


Since 1953, the Assembly Series has presented more than one thousand of the most important voices of our time. Its programs are always free and open to the public, although some events may have limited seating. We invite you to join others from our community to be inspired, challenged and entertained. For a fascinating trip back in time, check out Past Speakers.

Assembly Series Events

Jane Goodall: Inspiring Hope Through Action
09 Oct

Jane Goodall, DBE, founder of the Jane Goodall Institute and UN Messenger of Peace, shares fascinating insights on her evolution from curious young girl to...

Sunday, October 9 | 4:00 PM
History, Temporality and China's Revolutions with Rebecca E. Karl
12 Oct

This talk takes up the relationship established between history and temporality in the course of China's modern revolutions. Taking up various revolutionary...