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McKelvey School of Engineering

Events

September 25 - October 24, 2021

Saturday, September 25

The Black Rep presents 'Sweat'
25 Sep

As timely as ever, this Pulitzer Prize winner addresses the complexities of race, class and friendship at a pivotal moment in America. This deeply heartfelt...

Saturday, September 25 | 12:00 AM
Public Tour: New on View
25 Sep

Join student educator Nina Huang (Sam Fox School ‘22) for an online tour featuring new installations in the Museum’s permanent collection galleries,...

Saturday, September 25 | 11:00 AM
Virtual Event
A.E. Hotchner Playwriting Festival 2021
25 Sep

This year three aspiring playwrights will take part in a two-week workshop to develop their plays from the page to the stage. Guest dramaturg, Liza...

Me, You, Us: Stories as Portraits
25 Sep

Visitors are invited to contribute to this participatory program inspired by The Outwin. During 30-minute sessions, trained storytellers from Humans of St....

A.E. Hotchner Playwriting Festival 2021
25 Sep

This year three aspiring playwrights will take part in a two-week workshop to develop their plays from the page to the stage. Guest dramaturg, Liza...

Sunday, September 26

The Black Rep presents 'Sweat'
26 Sep

As timely as ever, this Pulitzer Prize winner addresses the complexities of race, class and friendship at a pivotal moment in America. This deeply heartfelt...

Sunday, September 26 | 12:00 AM
BearFit Vinyasa Yoga
26 Sep

WashU Rec is hosting in person outdoor BearFit classes on Level 3 of the Snow Way parking garage. Class spaces are limited and all participants need to...

Me, You, Us: Stories as Portraits
26 Sep

Visitors are invited to contribute to this participatory program inspired by The Outwin. During 30-minute sessions, trained storytellers from Humans of St....

BearFit Cardio Barre
26 Sep

WashU Rec is hosting in person outdoor BearFit classes on Level 3 of the Snow Way parking garage. Class spaces are limited and all participants need to...

Monday, September 27

A Day in the Life
27 Sep

The portability of miniature books makes them perfect for carrying and using throughout daily life. A large portion of the Julian and Hope Edison Collection...

Exhibit: Transnational Framings: German Visual Culture in the Age of Nationalism
27 Sep

The exhibition Transnational Framings: German Visual Culture in the Age of Nationalism, 1848-1919, demonstrates how mass-produced, illustrated media from...

Joy Williams: Honored Guest
27 Sep

The Washington University Libraries acquired the Joy Williams Papers in 2017, a significant milestone for its Modern Literature Collection. Williams is one...

Li Yuexi 李月溪(1881-1946), Telebiao 特勒驃, Stone relief rubbing taken from the Six Horses of Zhao Mausoleum 昭陵六骏
27 Sep

Legendary: Horses and Classical Chinese Literature is an exhibition inspired by Chinese culture and literature highlighting essential works from the East...

Moving Magic: Movable Books in the Rare Books Collections
27 Sep

Though many consider pop-up books to be for children, books with moving parts have been around for centuries and encompass all genres. The Rare Book...

BearFit Energy Flow
27 Sep

WashU Rec is hosting in person outdoor BearFit classes on Level 3 of the Snow Way parking garage. Class spaces are limited and all participants need to...

E-Resources and Data for International Research
27 Sep

This workshop aims to provide newly enrolled students with general introductions about available e-resources provided by WUL in the fields of global area...

Monday, September 27 | 12:00 PM
Virtual Event
Prof.  Chong Zu, Assistant Professor of Physics, Washington University in St. Louis
27 Sep

The nitrogen-vacancy (NV) center has emerged as a promising nanoscale quantum sensor for temperature, strain, electric and magnetic fields. By integrating NV...

University Shield
27 Sep

Presenting on “Development of a near-infrared fluorescent daratumumab-based drug conjugate for targeted imaging and therapy in preclinical multiple...

Monday, September 27 | 2:30 PM
Virtual Event
New Angles on Gene Function Discovery
27 Sep

Sean Crosson, Rudolph Hugh Endowed Professor, Michigan State University, will present this biology department seminar. Please note that for all in-person...

Monday, September 27 | 4:00 PM
BearFit Cardio Barre
27 Sep

WashU Rec is hosting in person outdoor BearFit classes on Level 3 of the Snow Way parking garage. Class spaces are limited and all participants need to...

Memorial to Enslaved Laborers at the University of Virginia. Photo: Alan Karchmer.
27 Sep

The Sam Fox School presents the annual Fumihiko Maki Lecture, which will center on the Memorial to Enslaved Laborers (MEL) at the University of Virginia. The...

Monday, September 27 | 6:00 PM
Virtual Event
Middle East - North Africa Film Series Fall 2021
27 Sep

The fall 2021 MENA Film Series features Veer Zaara (September 27), Captain Abu Reed (October 18) and The Band's Visit (November 8). Click here to view all...

Monday, September 27 | 6:30 PM

Tuesday, September 28

A Day in the Life
28 Sep

The portability of miniature books makes them perfect for carrying and using throughout daily life. A large portion of the Julian and Hope Edison Collection...

Exhibit: Transnational Framings: German Visual Culture in the Age of Nationalism
28 Sep

The exhibition Transnational Framings: German Visual Culture in the Age of Nationalism, 1848-1919, demonstrates how mass-produced, illustrated media from...

Joy Williams: Honored Guest
28 Sep

The Washington University Libraries acquired the Joy Williams Papers in 2017, a significant milestone for its Modern Literature Collection. Williams is one...

Li Yuexi 李月溪(1881-1946), Telebiao 特勒驃, Stone relief rubbing taken from the Six Horses of Zhao Mausoleum 昭陵六骏
28 Sep

Legendary: Horses and Classical Chinese Literature is an exhibition inspired by Chinese culture and literature highlighting essential works from the East...

Moving Magic: Movable Books in the Rare Books Collections
28 Sep

Though many consider pop-up books to be for children, books with moving parts have been around for centuries and encompass all genres. The Rare Book...

CBAC Seminar: Antonio Zaza
28 Sep

As part of the CBAC Seminar series, join us for this presentation by Antonio Zaza, Professor of Physiology and Director, School of Medicine and Surgery at...

Tuesday, September 28 | 10:00 AM
Virtual Event
Molecular Microbiology & Microbial Pathogenesis Seminar Series
28 Sep

The Molecular Microbiology and Microbial Pathogenesis seminar series is held weekly during the academic year. Speakers present current research on pathogenic...

Tuesday, September 28 | 12:00 PM
Inclusive Perspectives: Building Disability-Inclusive Work Environments
28 Sep

Working-age Americans with disabilities are half as likely to be in the U.S. workforce as their nondisabled peers. These disparities are a function of...

Tuesday, September 28 | 12:30 PM
Virtual Event
Pause at Graham Chapel
28 Sep

The Office for Religious, Spiritual, and Ethical Life will be holding space in Graham Chapel throughout the semester. Stop by on Tuesdays and Thursdays from...

Tuesday, September 28 | 3:00 PM
Transforming Slide Design
28 Sep

#SciComm Week kicks off the return of our regular seminar series where we hear valuable perspectives on crafting and disseminating stories about...

Tuesday, September 28 | 3:00 PM
Virtual Event
Science in Strange Times: A Pandemic Presentation on Primate Obesity and COVID-19
28 Sep

Christopher Schmitt, assistant professor of Biological Anthropology, Boston University Register to receive Zoom details.

Tuesday, September 28 | 4:00 PM
Virtual Event
Alumni and Friends Event: The Living Earth Collaborative w/ Jonathan Losos
28 Sep

Lions and tigers and bears. Oh my! And whales and redwoods and dandelions. Surprisingly little is known about many of the species with which we share the...

Tuesday, September 28 | 5:00 PM
Virtual Event
BearFit Energy Sculpt
28 Sep

WashU Rec is hosting in person outdoor BearFit classes on Level 3 of the Snow Way parking garage. Class spaces are limited and all participants need to...

September Climate Forum
28 Sep

This monthly Climate Forum is a student-led forum to discuss current issues in climate change. WUCCP climate associates will prepare a brief presentation on...

Tuesday, September 28 | 6:00 PM
Craft Lecture with Visiting Hurst Professor Roger Reeves
28 Sep

Roger Reeves’ poems have appeared in journals such as Poetry, Ploughshares, American Poetry Review, Boston Review, Best American Poetry, and Tin House, among...

Tuesday, September 28 | 8:00 PM
Virtual Event

Wednesday, September 29

A Day in the Life
29 Sep

The portability of miniature books makes them perfect for carrying and using throughout daily life. A large portion of the Julian and Hope Edison Collection...

Exhibit: Transnational Framings: German Visual Culture in the Age of Nationalism
29 Sep

The exhibition Transnational Framings: German Visual Culture in the Age of Nationalism, 1848-1919, demonstrates how mass-produced, illustrated media from...

Joy Williams: Honored Guest
29 Sep

The Washington University Libraries acquired the Joy Williams Papers in 2017, a significant milestone for its Modern Literature Collection. Williams is one...

Li Yuexi 李月溪(1881-1946), Telebiao 特勒驃, Stone relief rubbing taken from the Six Horses of Zhao Mausoleum 昭陵六骏
29 Sep

Legendary: Horses and Classical Chinese Literature is an exhibition inspired by Chinese culture and literature highlighting essential works from the East...

Moving Magic: Movable Books in the Rare Books Collections
29 Sep

Though many consider pop-up books to be for children, books with moving parts have been around for centuries and encompass all genres. The Rare Book...

Inclusion of Diverse Populations in Health Research
29 Sep

#SciComm Week kicks off the return of our regular seminar series where we hear valuable perspectives on crafting and disseminating stories about...

Wednesday, September 29 | 10:00 AM
Virtual Event
Leadership Perspectives: Grow Your Own Way
29 Sep

A talk on data-driven strategy and growth during turbulent times The more things change … the more they change. In today’s technologically driven world,...

Wednesday, September 29 | 12:00 PM
Virtual Event
Oral History Tech Tips
29 Sep

From recording quality to transcript help, this workshop will show you how new tech tools can support and improve your research conducting oral history...

Wednesday, September 29 | 12:00 PM
Virtual Event
BearFit Barre Fusion
29 Sep

WashU Rec is hosting in person outdoor BearFit classes on Level 3 of the Snow Way parking garage. Class spaces are limited and all participants need to...

Virtual Book Club: 'Fahrenheit 451'
29 Sep

The September book club meeting falls during Banned Books Week, so Fahrenheit 451 has been chosen as this month's selection to recognize this special...

Wednesday, September 29 | 3:00 PM
Virtual Event
3D Cell Migration
29 Sep

Recent experiments of cells migrating in 3D fibrous matrices show some cells experience large shape changes and are thought to utilize cytoplasmic streaming...

Wednesday, September 29 | 4:00 PM
Physics Colloquium with Wanda Strychalski
29 Sep

Register for colloquium.

Wednesday, September 29 | 4:00 PM
Virtual Event
BearFit Box & Burn
29 Sep

WashU Rec is hosting in person outdoor BearFit classes on Level 3 of the Snow Way parking garage. Class spaces are limited and all participants need to...

The CWP Presents: WashU Writing Showcase
29 Sep

We are excited to announce The CWP Presents: WashU Writing Showcase, featuring outstanding writing from the Class of 2024! This First 40 event features...

Wednesday, September 29 | 5:30 PM
BearFit Vinyasa Yoga
29 Sep

WashU Rec is hosting in person outdoor BearFit classes on Level 3 of the Snow Way parking garage. Class spaces are limited and all participants need to...

German Film Series:  'Aguirre, the Wrath of God'
29 Sep

German kicks off our Film Series off with one of Werner Herzog’s earlier feature films: Aguirre, the Wrath of God (1972), which follows a colonial expedition...

Wednesday, September 29 | 7:00 PM
Virtual Event

Thursday, September 30

A Day in the Life
30 Sep

The portability of miniature books makes them perfect for carrying and using throughout daily life. A large portion of the Julian and Hope Edison Collection...

Exhibit: Transnational Framings: German Visual Culture in the Age of Nationalism
30 Sep

The exhibition Transnational Framings: German Visual Culture in the Age of Nationalism, 1848-1919, demonstrates how mass-produced, illustrated media from...

Joy Williams: Honored Guest
30 Sep

The Washington University Libraries acquired the Joy Williams Papers in 2017, a significant milestone for its Modern Literature Collection. Williams is one...

Li Yuexi 李月溪(1881-1946), Telebiao 特勒驃, Stone relief rubbing taken from the Six Horses of Zhao Mausoleum 昭陵六骏
30 Sep

Legendary: Horses and Classical Chinese Literature is an exhibition inspired by Chinese culture and literature highlighting essential works from the East...

Moving Magic: Movable Books in the Rare Books Collections
30 Sep

Though many consider pop-up books to be for children, books with moving parts have been around for centuries and encompass all genres. The Rare Book...

BME Seminar: Ariella Shikanov
30 Sep

Presenting on "Functional Tunable Biomimetics for Engineering of Ovarian Tissue" Ariella Shikanov, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Biomedical Engineering and...

Thursday, September 30 | 10:00 AM
Virtual Event
WUSM Farmer's Market
30 Sep

The Office of Sustainability, Operations & Facilities Management Department, and Human Resources are excited to announce the return of The School of Medicine...

Thursday, September 30 | 10:00 AM
BearFit Gentle Flow Yoga
30 Sep

WashU Rec is hosting in person outdoor BearFit classes on Level 3 of the Snow Way parking garage. Class spaces are limited and all participants need to...

Creating Connections: An Introduction to the Alda Method
30 Sep

#SciComm Week kicks off the return of our regular seminar series where we hear valuable perspectives on crafting and disseminating stories about...

Thursday, September 30 | 1:00 PM
Virtual Event
John Solomon
30 Sep

John Solomon, associate professor of Mechanical Engineering at Tuskegee University, will present his seminar titled, "Active Nozzle Injectors for High-speed...

Pause at Graham Chapel
30 Sep

The Office for Religious, Spiritual, and Ethical Life will be holding space in Graham Chapel throughout the semester. Stop by on Tuesdays and Thursdays from...

Thursday, September 30 | 3:00 PM
EPS Colloquium: Joel Hurowitz
30 Sep

Joel Hurowitz, associate professor of Geosciences, Stony Brook University, will present. Please note that for all in-person events, attendees must adhere to...

Thursday, September 30 | 4:00 PM
Integrating Physiology and Behavior to Evaluate Responses to a Changing Climate
30 Sep

Don Miles, Professor, Ohio University, will present this lecture. Virtual seminar will be broadcast on the Living Earth Collaborative Youtube Channel

Thursday, September 30 | 4:00 PM
Virtual Event
Remembering James McLeod and the Rise of Black Studies at Washington University
30 Sep

Given the conditions of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, this event will be staged in a hybrid format. All are invited to attend virtually via Zoom, and we...

The PIXL Instrument Onboard the Mars 2020 Rover
30 Sep

The Planetary Instrument for X-ray Lithochemistry (PIXL) is a micro-focus X-ray fluorescence spectrometer mounted on the robotic arm of NASA’s Perseverance...

Thursday, September 30 | 4:00 PM
BearFit BearFlex
30 Sep

WashU Rec is hosting in person outdoor BearFit classes on Level 3 of the Snow Way parking garage. Class spaces are limited and all participants need to...

Reading with Visiting Hurst Professor Roger Reeves
30 Sep

Roger Reeves’ poems have appeared in journals such as Poetry, Ploughshares, American Poetry Review, Boston Review, Best American Poetry, and Tin House, among...

Thursday, September 30 | 8:00 PM
Virtual Event

Friday, October 1

A Day in the Life
01 Oct

The portability of miniature books makes them perfect for carrying and using throughout daily life. A large portion of the Julian and Hope Edison Collection...

Exhibit: Transnational Framings: German Visual Culture in the Age of Nationalism
01 Oct

The exhibition Transnational Framings: German Visual Culture in the Age of Nationalism, 1848-1919, demonstrates how mass-produced, illustrated media from...

Joy Williams: Honored Guest
01 Oct

The Washington University Libraries acquired the Joy Williams Papers in 2017, a significant milestone for its Modern Literature Collection. Williams is one...

Li Yuexi 李月溪(1881-1946), Telebiao 特勒驃, Stone relief rubbing taken from the Six Horses of Zhao Mausoleum 昭陵六骏
01 Oct

Legendary: Horses and Classical Chinese Literature is an exhibition inspired by Chinese culture and literature highlighting essential works from the East...

Moving Magic: Movable Books in the Rare Books Collections
01 Oct

Though many consider pop-up books to be for children, books with moving parts have been around for centuries and encompass all genres. The Rare Book...

Frisky Friday
01 Oct

Providing a safe, confidential space to speak with a sexual health expert about safer sex and pleasure.

Dr. Cong Trinh
01 Oct

Dr. Cong Trinh Department of Chemistry and Biomolecular Engineering University of Tennessee, Knoxville MODULAR CELL DESIGN PRINCIPLES: THEORY, COMPUTATION,...

Collaborative Café: Meet and Greet Your Community-Engaged Colleagues
01 Oct

The Center for Community Health Partnership & Research is excited to host a Collaborative Café Meet and Greet! The Collaborative for Community-Centered...

Friday, October 1 | 11:30 AM
Virtual Event
APA Basics
01 Oct

This workshop will focus on creating basic citations and understanding in-text citations. Online resources that can be used to assist in creating citations...

Friday, October 1 | 12:00 PM
Virtual Event
Photo attached: Section of EJI’s National Memorial to Peace & Justice commemorating lynchings in Missouri (Photo: G. Ward)
01 Oct

Does anti-racist memory work offer a durable antidote to legacies of racial violence? It is clear from scholarship in the humanities, social sciences,...

Friday, October 1 | 3:00 PM
Virtual Event
Sensing Ancestrality and Cross-racial Belonging in Capoeira Angola
01 Oct

This paper explores embodied and temporal aspects of call, response and response(ability) (Madison 2018; Schneider 2018) in capoeira Angola, the...

Performing for God and Country: Branson Entertainment and the Rise of the Christian Right
01 Oct

Joanna Dee Das examines how performers in the popular tourist destination of Branson, Missouri manifest the idea of “family values,” a key phrase in the...

Friday, October 1 | 4:00 PM
Washington University Jazz Festival
01 Oct

Jay Oliver, William Lenihan, Tom Kennedy, Dave Weckl Quartet Four friends and long-time collaborators reunite for a special festival concert under the stars...

Friday, October 1 | 7:00 PM

Saturday, October 2

Chancellor Emeritus William H. Danforth Memorial
02 Oct

IN MEMORIAM Please join us as we celebrate the life of Chancellor Emeritus William H. Danforth. Main location: Graham Chapel Livestream viewing locations:...

Saturday, October 2 | 11:30 AM

Sunday, October 3

BearFit Vinyasa Yoga
03 Oct

WashU Rec is hosting in person outdoor BearFit classes on Level 3 of the Snow Way parking garage. Class spaces are limited and all participants need to...

The Saint Louis Chamber Chorus: 'We Are The Music Makers'
03 Oct

Music of Monteverdi, Vivaldi and Melissa Dunphy A joyous return to live performance is heralded by a perennial favorite – the Gloria (RV 589) of Antonio...

BearFit Cardio Barre
03 Oct

WashU Rec is hosting in person outdoor BearFit classes on Level 3 of the Snow Way parking garage. Class spaces are limited and all participants need to...

Monday, October 4

A Day in the Life
04 Oct

The portability of miniature books makes them perfect for carrying and using throughout daily life. A large portion of the Julian and Hope Edison Collection...

Exhibit: Transnational Framings: German Visual Culture in the Age of Nationalism
04 Oct

The exhibition Transnational Framings: German Visual Culture in the Age of Nationalism, 1848-1919, demonstrates how mass-produced, illustrated media from...

Joy Williams: Honored Guest
04 Oct

The Washington University Libraries acquired the Joy Williams Papers in 2017, a significant milestone for its Modern Literature Collection. Williams is one...

Li Yuexi 李月溪(1881-1946), Telebiao 特勒驃, Stone relief rubbing taken from the Six Horses of Zhao Mausoleum 昭陵六骏
04 Oct

Legendary: Horses and Classical Chinese Literature is an exhibition inspired by Chinese culture and literature highlighting essential works from the East...

Moving Magic: Movable Books in the Rare Books Collections
04 Oct

Though many consider pop-up books to be for children, books with moving parts have been around for centuries and encompass all genres. The Rare Book...

BearFit Energy Flow
04 Oct

WashU Rec is hosting in person outdoor BearFit classes on Level 3 of the Snow Way parking garage. Class spaces are limited and all participants need to...

Zotero – Find It, Save It, Cite It
04 Oct

This workshop will cover how to use Zotero to gather references, organize references, and generate formatted citations. Free and open to all,...

Monday, October 4 | 12:00 PM
Virtual Event
BearFit Cardio Barre
04 Oct

WashU Rec is hosting in person outdoor BearFit classes on Level 3 of the Snow Way parking garage. Class spaces are limited and all participants need to...

WashU Climate Networking Happy Hour
04 Oct

The WashU Climate Change Program, in partnership with WashU’s Career Center and Office of Sustainability, is excited to host the first-ever WashU Climate...

Monday, October 4 | 6:00 PM
Virtual Event

Tuesday, October 5

A Day in the Life
05 Oct

The portability of miniature books makes them perfect for carrying and using throughout daily life. A large portion of the Julian and Hope Edison Collection...

Exhibit: Transnational Framings: German Visual Culture in the Age of Nationalism
05 Oct

The exhibition Transnational Framings: German Visual Culture in the Age of Nationalism, 1848-1919, demonstrates how mass-produced, illustrated media from...

Joy Williams: Honored Guest
05 Oct

The Washington University Libraries acquired the Joy Williams Papers in 2017, a significant milestone for its Modern Literature Collection. Williams is one...

Li Yuexi 李月溪(1881-1946), Telebiao 特勒驃, Stone relief rubbing taken from the Six Horses of Zhao Mausoleum 昭陵六骏
05 Oct

Legendary: Horses and Classical Chinese Literature is an exhibition inspired by Chinese culture and literature highlighting essential works from the East...

Moving Magic: Movable Books in the Rare Books Collections
05 Oct

Though many consider pop-up books to be for children, books with moving parts have been around for centuries and encompass all genres. The Rare Book...

CBAC Seminar: Ulrich Schotten
05 Oct

As part of the CBAC Seminar series, join us for this presentation by Ulrich Schotten, Professor and Chair Department of Physiology, University Maastricht,...

Tuesday, October 5 | 10:00 AM
Virtual Event
Molecular Microbiology & Microbial Pathogenesis Seminar Series
05 Oct

The Molecular Microbiology and Microbial Pathogenesis seminar series is held weekly during the academic year. Speakers present current research on pathogenic...

Tuesday, October 5 | 12:00 PM
Pause at Graham Chapel
05 Oct

The Office for Religious, Spiritual, and Ethical Life will be holding space in Graham Chapel throughout the semester. Stop by on Tuesdays and Thursdays from...

Tuesday, October 5 | 3:00 PM
Fear of the Muslim Planet: Global Islamophobia in the New World Order
05 Oct

Join Arsalan Iftikhar; author, Fear of the Muslim Planet; founder, The Muslim Guy; senior editor, The Islamic Monthly as he discusses “Fear of the Muslim...

Tuesday, October 5 | 5:00 PM
Virtual Event
BearFit Energy Sculpt
05 Oct

WashU Rec is hosting in person outdoor BearFit classes on Level 3 of the Snow Way parking garage. Class spaces are limited and all participants need to...

Americanist Dinner Forum: Race and K12 Education
05 Oct

How should race be addressed in K12 classrooms in America? That question -- which has proved so controversial over the past year -- raises fundamental...

Tuesday, October 5 | 7:00 PM
Virtual Event

Wednesday, October 6

A Day in the Life
06 Oct

The portability of miniature books makes them perfect for carrying and using throughout daily life. A large portion of the Julian and Hope Edison Collection...

Exhibit: Transnational Framings: German Visual Culture in the Age of Nationalism
06 Oct

The exhibition Transnational Framings: German Visual Culture in the Age of Nationalism, 1848-1919, demonstrates how mass-produced, illustrated media from...

Joy Williams: Honored Guest
06 Oct

The Washington University Libraries acquired the Joy Williams Papers in 2017, a significant milestone for its Modern Literature Collection. Williams is one...

Li Yuexi 李月溪(1881-1946), Telebiao 特勒驃, Stone relief rubbing taken from the Six Horses of Zhao Mausoleum 昭陵六骏
06 Oct

Legendary: Horses and Classical Chinese Literature is an exhibition inspired by Chinese culture and literature highlighting essential works from the East...

Moving Magic: Movable Books in the Rare Books Collections
06 Oct

Though many consider pop-up books to be for children, books with moving parts have been around for centuries and encompass all genres. The Rare Book...

Textbook Ready
06 Oct

Following the step-by-step process outlined in the Textbook Affordability Resource Guide, this workshop will show students how to reduce textbook costs by...

Wednesday, October 6 | 12:00 PM
Virtual Event
BearFit Barre Fusion
06 Oct

WashU Rec is hosting in person outdoor BearFit classes on Level 3 of the Snow Way parking garage. Class spaces are limited and all participants need to...

Physics Colloquium on Coupled Oscillators
06 Oct

Non-Hermitian systems exhibit a number of surprising features, many of which are still poorly understood. One example is "spectral flow", which is the...

Wednesday, October 6 | 4:00 PM
Virtual Event
BearFit Box & Burn
06 Oct

WashU Rec is hosting in person outdoor BearFit classes on Level 3 of the Snow Way parking garage. Class spaces are limited and all participants need to...

BearFit Vinyasa Yoga
06 Oct

WashU Rec is hosting in person outdoor BearFit classes on Level 3 of the Snow Way parking garage. Class spaces are limited and all participants need to...

Thursday, October 7

A Day in the Life
07 Oct

The portability of miniature books makes them perfect for carrying and using throughout daily life. A large portion of the Julian and Hope Edison Collection...

Exhibit: Transnational Framings: German Visual Culture in the Age of Nationalism
07 Oct

The exhibition Transnational Framings: German Visual Culture in the Age of Nationalism, 1848-1919, demonstrates how mass-produced, illustrated media from...

Joy Williams: Honored Guest
07 Oct

The Washington University Libraries acquired the Joy Williams Papers in 2017, a significant milestone for its Modern Literature Collection. Williams is one...

Li Yuexi 李月溪(1881-1946), Telebiao 特勒驃, Stone relief rubbing taken from the Six Horses of Zhao Mausoleum 昭陵六骏
07 Oct

Legendary: Horses and Classical Chinese Literature is an exhibition inspired by Chinese culture and literature highlighting essential works from the East...

Moving Magic: Movable Books in the Rare Books Collections
07 Oct

Though many consider pop-up books to be for children, books with moving parts have been around for centuries and encompass all genres. The Rare Book...

WUSM Farmer's Market
07 Oct

The Office of Sustainability, Operations & Facilities Management Department, and Human Resources are excited to announce the return of The School of Medicine...

Thursday, October 7 | 10:00 AM
BearFit Gentle Flow Yoga
07 Oct

WashU Rec is hosting in person outdoor BearFit classes on Level 3 of the Snow Way parking garage. Class spaces are limited and all participants need to...

Pari in Perpetuity: Peeling Back the Layers of Agricultural Policy in a Prayerful Way
07 Oct

Join Brown School Buder Alumna (MSW '09) Electa Hare-RedCorn (Pawnee) for a discussion of how Native women are changing policy in land stewardship by...

Thursday, October 7 | 12:30 PM
Virtual Event
University Shield
07 Oct

Scott Crick, director of research and applications at Auragent Bioscience, will present his seminar titled "Commercializing a University Technology: From Lab...

Pause at Graham Chapel
07 Oct

The Office for Religious, Spiritual, and Ethical Life will be holding space in Graham Chapel throughout the semester. Stop by on Tuesdays and Thursdays from...

Thursday, October 7 | 3:00 PM
Amazonian Dark Earths, Polyculture Agroforestry Systems, and their Modern Legacy
07 Oct

The human-made soils of Amazonia, Amazonian Dark Earths (ADEs), are arguably one of the most compelling pieces of evidence of the human transformation of...

Thursday, October 7 | 4:00 PM
Virtual Event
An Evening with Danielle Allen
07 Oct

The Center for the Study of Race, Ethnicity & Equity and the Weidenbaum Center on the Economy, Government, and Public Policy is pleased to host Danielle...

Thursday, October 7 | 4:00 PM
Virtual Event
What’s the Best Way to Attach a Scientific Name to a Biological Entity
07 Oct

Living Earth Collaborative/Evolution, Ecology & Population Biology seminar Virtual seminar will be broadcast on the Living Earth Collaborative Youtube Channel

Thursday, October 7 | 4:00 PM
Virtual Event
Women's Health Technologies Seminar: Ramille Shah
07 Oct

Presenting on "Biofabrication of Artificial Ovary Microenvironments". Ramille Shah, PhD, associate professor in Richard and Loan Hill Department of...

Thursday, October 7 | 4:00 PM
Virtual Event
French Embassy Recognizes French ConneXions Cultural Center
07 Oct

Celebrate our new center of excellence, French Connexions, for an evening reception on Oct. 7. Representatives from the French Embassy in Washington D.C,...

BearFit BearFlex
07 Oct

WashU Rec is hosting in person outdoor BearFit classes on Level 3 of the Snow Way parking garage. Class spaces are limited and all participants need to...

Henry L. and Natalie E. Freund Visiting Artist Lecture: Richie Pope
07 Oct

Illustrator Richie Pope will deliver the Henry L. and Natalie E. Freund Visiting Artist Lecture online. Check the Sam Fox site for registration details.

Thursday, October 7 | 6:00 PM
Virtual Event
Indigenous Models of Sustainability
07 Oct

Sponsored by the Whitney R. Harris Center at the University of Missouri - St. Louis and the Saint Louis Zoo. Each year, the Whitney R. Harris World Ecology...

Thursday, October 7 | 7:00 PM
Virtual Event
Jazz at Holmes: Ken Vandermark, saxophone
07 Oct

All attendees are required to complete the health screener within 4 hours of their arrival to campus and be prepared to show the "Cleared for Campus" result...

Thursday, October 7 | 8:00 PM

Friday, October 8

A Day in the Life
08 Oct

The portability of miniature books makes them perfect for carrying and using throughout daily life. A large portion of the Julian and Hope Edison Collection...

Exhibit: Transnational Framings: German Visual Culture in the Age of Nationalism
08 Oct

The exhibition Transnational Framings: German Visual Culture in the Age of Nationalism, 1848-1919, demonstrates how mass-produced, illustrated media from...

Joy Williams: Honored Guest
08 Oct

The Washington University Libraries acquired the Joy Williams Papers in 2017, a significant milestone for its Modern Literature Collection. Williams is one...

Li Yuexi 李月溪(1881-1946), Telebiao 特勒驃, Stone relief rubbing taken from the Six Horses of Zhao Mausoleum 昭陵六骏
08 Oct

Legendary: Horses and Classical Chinese Literature is an exhibition inspired by Chinese culture and literature highlighting essential works from the East...

Moving Magic: Movable Books in the Rare Books Collections
08 Oct

Though many consider pop-up books to be for children, books with moving parts have been around for centuries and encompass all genres. The Rare Book...

Frisky Friday
08 Oct

Providing a safe, confidential space to speak with a sexual health expert about safer sex and pleasure.

Ashlynn Stillwell
08 Oct

Ashlynn Stillwell, Associate Professor Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign Water We Doing at Home?...

Using Science Fiction to Teach Computer Ethics: Model Class
08 Oct

Dr. Judy Goldsmith Professor of Computer Science, University of Kentucky In this talk/class hybrid, Goldsmith will present a brief argument for using...

Working with ArcGIS Online: A Platform for Online Mapping and Storytelling
08 Oct

This session will introduce some of the many ways that ArcGIS Online enables the creation of hosted maps and stories using an online browser-based platform....

Friday, October 8 | 12:00 PM
Virtual Event
Department of Music Lecture: "Singing the Black Pacific: Afro-Indigenous Connections and the Study of Global Music History"
08 Oct

Over the course of the “long” 20th century—beginning with a multi-year residency by the Fisk Jubilee Singers in Australia and New Zealand in the 1890s and...

Friday, October 8 | 3:00 PM
Department of Music Lecture: 'Singing the Black Pacific: Afro-Indigenous Connections and the Study of Global Music History'
08 Oct

This alumni feature is in celebration of WUSTL MUSIC’s 75th Anniversary. Over the course of the “long” 20th century—beginning with a multi-year residency by...

ESE First Year Masters Student Advising Session
08 Oct

The main focus of the seminar is to discuss the requirements for the various ESE programs as student begin considering their selections for Spring 22...

Ensemble Dal Niente with Ken Vandermark
08 Oct

TICKETS (Tickets on sale soon) “Dal Niente is a model of what contemporary music needs, but seldom gets, to reach and engage a wider public.” —John von...

Saturday, October 9

Fall Break
09 Oct

No classes.

Public Tour: 'The Outwin: American Portraiture Today'
09 Oct

Join student educator Jay Buchanan, graduate student in the Department of Art History & Archaeology in Arts & Sciences, for an online tour of The Outwin:...

Saturday, October 9 | 11:00 AM
Virtual Event
Climate Change Speaker Series: Farming, Gardening and Food Sovereignty in Native American Communities
09 Oct

Devon Mihesuah, a member of the Choctaw Nation, is Cora Lee Beers Price Professor in International Cultural Understanding at the University of Kansas....

Saturday, October 9 | 4:00 PM
Virtual Event

Sunday, October 10

Fall Break
10 Oct

No classes.

BearFit Vinyasa Yoga
10 Oct

WashU Rec is hosting in person outdoor BearFit classes on Level 3 of the Snow Way parking garage. Class spaces are limited and all participants need to...

BearFit Cardio Barre
10 Oct

WashU Rec is hosting in person outdoor BearFit classes on Level 3 of the Snow Way parking garage. Class spaces are limited and all participants need to...

Monday, October 11

A Day in the Life
11 Oct

The portability of miniature books makes them perfect for carrying and using throughout daily life. A large portion of the Julian and Hope Edison Collection...

Exhibit: Transnational Framings: German Visual Culture in the Age of Nationalism
11 Oct

The exhibition Transnational Framings: German Visual Culture in the Age of Nationalism, 1848-1919, demonstrates how mass-produced, illustrated media from...

Fall Break
11 Oct

No classes.

Joy Williams: Honored Guest
11 Oct

The Washington University Libraries acquired the Joy Williams Papers in 2017, a significant milestone for its Modern Literature Collection. Williams is one...

Li Yuexi 李月溪(1881-1946), Telebiao 特勒驃, Stone relief rubbing taken from the Six Horses of Zhao Mausoleum 昭陵六骏
11 Oct

Legendary: Horses and Classical Chinese Literature is an exhibition inspired by Chinese culture and literature highlighting essential works from the East...

Moving Magic: Movable Books in the Rare Books Collections
11 Oct

Though many consider pop-up books to be for children, books with moving parts have been around for centuries and encompass all genres. The Rare Book...

BearFit Energy Flow
11 Oct

WashU Rec is hosting in person outdoor BearFit classes on Level 3 of the Snow Way parking garage. Class spaces are limited and all participants need to...

Sisters of Carceral Liberation
11 Oct

Building a Movement of Social Justice for Black Women in Higher Education in Prison The Prison Education Project at Washington University in St. Louis is...

Monday, October 11 | 2:00 PM
Virtual Event
Driven by Nature: Peter Raven’s Journey in Botany and Global Sustainability
11 Oct

Peter H. Raven, Missouri Botanical Garden’s President Emeritus and George Engelmann Professor of Botany Emeriti at Washington University, will discuss Driven...

Monday, October 11 | 4:00 PM
Virtual Event
BearFit Cardio Barre
11 Oct

WashU Rec is hosting in person outdoor BearFit classes on Level 3 of the Snow Way parking garage. Class spaces are limited and all participants need to...

Tuesday, October 12

A Day in the Life
12 Oct

The portability of miniature books makes them perfect for carrying and using throughout daily life. A large portion of the Julian and Hope Edison Collection...

Exhibit: Transnational Framings: German Visual Culture in the Age of Nationalism
12 Oct

The exhibition Transnational Framings: German Visual Culture in the Age of Nationalism, 1848-1919, demonstrates how mass-produced, illustrated media from...

Fall Break
12 Oct

No classes.

Joy Williams: Honored Guest
12 Oct

The Washington University Libraries acquired the Joy Williams Papers in 2017, a significant milestone for its Modern Literature Collection. Williams is one...

Li Yuexi 李月溪(1881-1946), Telebiao 特勒驃, Stone relief rubbing taken from the Six Horses of Zhao Mausoleum 昭陵六骏
12 Oct

Legendary: Horses and Classical Chinese Literature is an exhibition inspired by Chinese culture and literature highlighting essential works from the East...

Moving Magic: Movable Books in the Rare Books Collections
12 Oct

Though many consider pop-up books to be for children, books with moving parts have been around for centuries and encompass all genres. The Rare Book...

Contributions to Elimination of Infectious Diseases in West Africa: Lymphatic Filariasis and Malaria
12 Oct

Professor Benajmin Koudou has more than 17 years of experience as a malaria and lymphatic filariasis (LF) control specialist. His talk will focus on new...

Tuesday, October 12 | 10:00 AM
Virtual Event
Molecular Microbiology & Microbial Pathogenesis Seminar Series
12 Oct

The Molecular Microbiology and Microbial Pathogenesis seminar series is held weekly during the academic year. Speakers present current research on pathogenic...

Tuesday, October 12 | 12:00 PM
Building a Brighter Future by Investing in Our Incarcerated Leaders' Education
12 Oct

Third Order Change The Prison Education Project at Washington University in St. Louis is excited to announce its inaugural Maggie Garb Lecture Series. This...

Tuesday, October 12 | 2:00 PM
Virtual Event
Danforth Staff Council town hall
12 Oct

The Danforth Staff Council will hold a town hall, where staff can hear from administrative leaders on important issues. Zoom link to be provided later....

Tuesday, October 12 | 2:00 PM
Virtual Event
Pause at Graham Chapel
12 Oct

The Office for Religious, Spiritual, and Ethical Life will be holding space in Graham Chapel throughout the semester. Stop by on Tuesdays and Thursdays from...

Tuesday, October 12 | 3:00 PM
BearFit Energy Sculpt
12 Oct

WashU Rec is hosting in person outdoor BearFit classes on Level 3 of the Snow Way parking garage. Class spaces are limited and all participants need to...

Wednesday, October 13

A Day in the Life
13 Oct

The portability of miniature books makes them perfect for carrying and using throughout daily life. A large portion of the Julian and Hope Edison Collection...

Exhibit: Transnational Framings: German Visual Culture in the Age of Nationalism
13 Oct

The exhibition Transnational Framings: German Visual Culture in the Age of Nationalism, 1848-1919, demonstrates how mass-produced, illustrated media from...

Joy Williams: Honored Guest
13 Oct

The Washington University Libraries acquired the Joy Williams Papers in 2017, a significant milestone for its Modern Literature Collection. Williams is one...

Li Yuexi 李月溪(1881-1946), Telebiao 特勒驃, Stone relief rubbing taken from the Six Horses of Zhao Mausoleum 昭陵六骏
13 Oct

Legendary: Horses and Classical Chinese Literature is an exhibition inspired by Chinese culture and literature highlighting essential works from the East...

Moving Magic: Movable Books in the Rare Books Collections
13 Oct

Though many consider pop-up books to be for children, books with moving parts have been around for centuries and encompass all genres. The Rare Book...

CEMB Future Leaders Seminar: Kolade Adebowale
13 Oct

Launched in May 2021, the Future Leaders in Mechanobiology is a monthly seminar series featuring up-and-coming leaders in mechanobiology–PhD students and...

Wednesday, October 13 | 10:00 AM
Virtual Event
Maggie Garb Lecture Series Keynote: 'Restoration'
13 Oct

The Prison Education Project at Washington University in St. Louis is excited to announce its inaugural Maggie Garb Lecture Series. This lecture series will...

Wednesday, October 13 | 12:00 PM
Virtual Event
Open October 2021
13 Oct

The NIH will require researchers to submit a Data Management and Sharing (DMS) plan with all grant submissions beginning Jan. 25, 2023. This virtual workshop...

Wednesday, October 13 | 12:00 PM
Virtual Event
BearFit Barre Fusion
13 Oct

WashU Rec is hosting in person outdoor BearFit classes on Level 3 of the Snow Way parking garage. Class spaces are limited and all participants need to...

Physics Colloquium with Lakshmi Mahadevan
13 Oct

Register for colloquium.

Wednesday, October 13 | 4:00 PM
Virtual Event
Inaugural Prison Education Project Welcome Reception
13 Oct

The Prison Education Project is pleased to announce its inaugural Welcome Reception to celebrate our alumni and their accomplishments. We welcome the WashU...

Wednesday, October 13 | 5:00 PM
BearFit Box & Burn
13 Oct

WashU Rec is hosting in person outdoor BearFit classes on Level 3 of the Snow Way parking garage. Class spaces are limited and all participants need to...

BearFit Vinyasa Yoga
13 Oct

WashU Rec is hosting in person outdoor BearFit classes on Level 3 of the Snow Way parking garage. Class spaces are limited and all participants need to...

International Writers Series: Mary Jo Bang
13 Oct

In this virtual reading and discussion, Mary Jo Bang will present her recent translation of Dante’s Purgatorio. Bang will be joined in discussion by Aaron...

Wednesday, October 13 | 7:00 PM
Virtual Event
Post-Communicative Approaches in Language Curricula
13 Oct

Integrating Projects to Foster Deeper and Creative Learning Teaching East Asia What does a language classroom in the Post-Method Era look like? How can...

Thursday, October 14

A Day in the Life
14 Oct

The portability of miniature books makes them perfect for carrying and using throughout daily life. A large portion of the Julian and Hope Edison Collection...

Exhibit: Transnational Framings: German Visual Culture in the Age of Nationalism
14 Oct

The exhibition Transnational Framings: German Visual Culture in the Age of Nationalism, 1848-1919, demonstrates how mass-produced, illustrated media from...

Joy Williams: Honored Guest
14 Oct

The Washington University Libraries acquired the Joy Williams Papers in 2017, a significant milestone for its Modern Literature Collection. Williams is one...

Li Yuexi 李月溪(1881-1946), Telebiao 特勒驃, Stone relief rubbing taken from the Six Horses of Zhao Mausoleum 昭陵六骏
14 Oct

Legendary: Horses and Classical Chinese Literature is an exhibition inspired by Chinese culture and literature highlighting essential works from the East...

Moving Magic: Movable Books in the Rare Books Collections
14 Oct

Though many consider pop-up books to be for children, books with moving parts have been around for centuries and encompass all genres. The Rare Book...

Responsible Conduct of Research Training: Data Management
14 Oct

Grant awardees are often required to complete Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR) training. This training will present RCR throughout the research data...

Thursday, October 14 | 10:00 AM
Virtual Event
WUSM Farmer's Market
14 Oct

The Office of Sustainability, Operations & Facilities Management Department, and Human Resources are excited to announce the return of The School of Medicine...

Thursday, October 14 | 10:00 AM
Exploring Innovation Pathways: Innovation to Commercialization from the Lab to Life
14 Oct

Dedric Carter will present the ICTS mHealth Research Core Seminar. Click here for event details & Zoom registration link.

Thursday, October 14 | 10:30 AM
Virtual Event
BearFit Gentle Flow Yoga
14 Oct

WashU Rec is hosting in person outdoor BearFit classes on Level 3 of the Snow Way parking garage. Class spaces are limited and all participants need to...

Artificial Intelligence: Applications, Promises, Pitfalls and Misperceptions
14 Oct

Artificial intelligence (AI), characterized by machine and deep learning, has swept in today’s society like a perfect storm, leaving no stone unturned. From...

Thursday, October 14 | 12:30 PM
Virtual Event
University Shield
14 Oct

Christopher Rumsey, Research Scientist in the Aerodynamics and Acoustics Branch at NASA Langley, will present.

Thursday, October 14 | 2:30 PM
Virtual Event
Cutting Through the Stereotypes of Incarcerated People
14 Oct

The Benefits of Student Mentorship and Support Networks Inside Prison The Prison Education Project at Washington University in St. Louis is excited to...

Thursday, October 14 | 3:00 PM
Virtual Event
Pause at Graham Chapel
14 Oct

The Office for Religious, Spiritual, and Ethical Life will be holding space in Graham Chapel throughout the semester. Stop by on Tuesdays and Thursdays from...

Thursday, October 14 | 3:00 PM
The Economic Consequences of the Biden Agenda
14 Oct

The Eliot Society and the Robert S. Brooking Partners invite you to join us for a roundtable discussion with the distinguished economists listed below. They...

Thursday, October 14 | 3:00 PM
Virtual Event
Joy Williams Reading & Celebration
14 Oct

The Washington University Libraries and English Department are hosting legendary writer Joy Williams for a special reading and conversation. Williams’ first...

Thursday, October 14 | 4:00 PM
Graham Chapel
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New Perspectives Talk: Isolation, Bisected: Dan Graham's Pavilion at Washington University
14 Oct

Join Margaret Crocker, doctorate student in the Department of Art History & Archaeology in Arts & Sciences, for a talk exploring Bisected Circle (2019), a...

BearFit BearFlex
14 Oct

WashU Rec is hosting in person outdoor BearFit classes on Level 3 of the Snow Way parking garage. Class spaces are limited and all participants need to...

Friday, October 15

A Day in the Life
15 Oct

The portability of miniature books makes them perfect for carrying and using throughout daily life. A large portion of the Julian and Hope Edison Collection...

Exhibit: Transnational Framings: German Visual Culture in the Age of Nationalism
15 Oct

The exhibition Transnational Framings: German Visual Culture in the Age of Nationalism, 1848-1919, demonstrates how mass-produced, illustrated media from...

Joy Williams: Honored Guest
15 Oct

The Washington University Libraries acquired the Joy Williams Papers in 2017, a significant milestone for its Modern Literature Collection. Williams is one...

Li Yuexi 李月溪(1881-1946), Telebiao 特勒驃, Stone relief rubbing taken from the Six Horses of Zhao Mausoleum 昭陵六骏
15 Oct

Legendary: Horses and Classical Chinese Literature is an exhibition inspired by Chinese culture and literature highlighting essential works from the East...

Moving Magic: Movable Books in the Rare Books Collections
15 Oct

Though many consider pop-up books to be for children, books with moving parts have been around for centuries and encompass all genres. The Rare Book...

Resilience and Reinvention: Lessons from the Pandemic
15 Oct

McDonnell Academy International Symposium 2021 The McDonnell International Scholars Academy will host an international symposium event featuring a two-part...

Friday, October 15 | 8:00 AM
Virtual Event
Frisky Friday
15 Oct

Providing a safe, confidential space to speak with a sexual health expert about safer sex and pleasure.

Dr. Jordan Peccia
15 Oct

Jordan Peccia, The Thomas E. Golden Jr. Professor Department of Chemical and Environmental Engineering Yale University SOLVING AN OLD ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH...

Prioritizing Higher Education and Career Goals in Prison & Reentry
15 Oct

The Prison Education Project at Washington University in St. Louis is excited to announce its inaugural Maggie Garb Lecture Series. This lecture series will...

Friday, October 15 | 12:00 PM
Virtual Event
2021 Homer G. Phillips Public Health Lecture Series
15 Oct

This public health lecture series is named in honor of the historic Homer G. Phillips Hospital in St. Louis, the premier training ground for African American...

Friday, October 15 | 6:00 PM
Virtual Event