A guide to events on our campuses.

Assembly Series

A tradition of convening thought leaders since 1953

McKelvey School of Engineering

Events

August 13 - September 11, 2020

Thursday, August 13

COVID-19 and Race: Education Equity in a New Era
13 Aug

When COVID-19 forced schools to change how they facilitated learning, long-standing race and class divides in our educational systems became more distinct...

Thursday, August 13 | 10:00 AM
Virtual Event
Foundations of an Inclusive Workplace
13 Aug

In this collaborative learning session, participants will build and practice skills to help them succeed in inclusive work environments. This session focuses...

Thursday, August 13 | 10:00 AM
Virtual Event
Ebony O. McGee
13 Aug

Education, Engineering & Race Seminar Series: The McKelvey School of Engineering will host a series of events discussing race and STEM education. Ebony O....

Thursday, August 13 | 12:00 PM
Virtual Event
Public Tour: Explorations in Color
13 Aug

Join us for live, interactive tours on Zoom. Each week a student educator designs and leads a virtual tour featuring several artworks in the Kemper Art...

Thursday, August 13 | 12:00 PM
Virtual Event
BFA in Art Virtual Thesis Exhibitions
13 Aug

The Sam Fox School of Design & Visual Arts will present two virtual exhibitions beginning Friday, April 17. The 2020 BFA in Art Thesis Exhibition, titled...

Thursday, August 13 | 3:00 PM
Virtual Event

Friday, August 14

Leveraging Digital Health to Drive Care Delivery Innovation: The BJC/WUSM Healthcare Innovation Lab
14 Aug

The Center for Dissemination & Implementation brings leaders in the field to campus throughout the academic year to offer talks on a variety of relevant...

Friday, August 14 | 12:00 PM
Virtual Event
BFA in Art Virtual Thesis Exhibitions
14 Aug

The Sam Fox School of Design & Visual Arts will present two virtual exhibitions beginning Friday, April 17. The 2020 BFA in Art Thesis Exhibition, titled...

Friday, August 14 | 3:00 PM
Virtual Event

Saturday, August 15

American Art and Internationalism in the Gilded Age
15 Aug

Join us for a live online conversation about the importance of international travel and exchange to American art in the Gilded Age. Nicole Williams, honorary...

Saturday, August 15 | 11:00 AM
Virtual Event

Tuesday, August 18

Missouri Climate Dialogue: Energy Efficiency in Buildings
18 Aug

The Missouri Climate Dialogues are hosted by the Washington University Climate Change Program in partnership with the University of Missouri-St. Louis. The...

Tuesday, August 18 | 12:00 PM
Virtual Event

Wednesday, August 19

In St. Louis: Story of Change
19 Aug

Last fall, the Academy and Public Affairs partnered to launch The In St. Louis Project. The project is a snapshot, through a variety of lenses and a range of...

Wednesday, August 19 | 3:30 PM
Virtual Event
Biology Department Virtual Seminar: Erich Jarvis
19 Aug

The Department of Biology in Arts & Sciences holds a virtual seminar featuring Erich Jarvis of Rockefeller University. He leads a team of researchers who...

Wednesday, August 19 | 4:00 PM
Virtual Event

Thursday, August 20

The Racism Pandemic Town Hall: Who is an Essential Worker?
20 Aug

The Racism Pandemic Town Hall Series is an ongoing series, organized by the Center for Diversity and Inclusion, featuring a virtual panel of experts on...

Thursday, August 20 | 2:00 PM
Virtual Event
Lecture: Of Brains and Chips
20 Aug

Neurological diseases, such as Alzheimer Disease, are widely blamed on the accumulation of toxic proteins. However, all attempts to intervene at the level of...

Thursday, August 20 | 4:00 PM
Virtual Event

Friday, August 21

St. Louis Astronomical Society Meeting: Standing on the Shoulders of Apollo 15
21 Aug

Standing on the shoulders of Apollo 15: A look backward and forward to lunar science and exploration by Professor Jeffrey Gillis-Davis, Washington University...

Friday, August 21 | 7:30 PM
Virtual Event

Monday, August 24

Tuesday, August 25

Check back in the fall for Assembly Series events
25 Aug

There are currently no upcoming Assembly Series events. Check back here during the fall semester for a listing of events. Departments can continue to submit...

Data Users Group: COVID-19 Dashboard
25 Aug

Johns Hopkins University’s (JHU) COVID-19 dashboard was developed by Professor Lauren Gardner, a civil and systems engineering professor at JHU, and JHU grad...

Tuesday, August 25 | 3:00 PM
Virtual Event
'The Psychology of Mindset and Resilience'
25 Aug

The Clinical Research Training Center presents a career development virtual seminar on resilience, led by Tim Bono, assistant dean for assessment at...

Tuesday, August 25 | 3:30 PM
Virtual Event

Wednesday, August 26

'Watermark' Virtual Book Club
26 Aug

Join us for a virtual book club discussion about "Watermark" by Vanitha Sankaran. Shunned by society for being different, Auda, the daughter of a...

Wednesday, August 26 | 3:00 PM
Virtual Event

Thursday, August 27

Brian Jefferson
27 Aug

Education, Engineering & Race Seminar Series: The McKelvey School of Engineering will host a series of events discussing race and STEM education. Brian...

Thursday, August 27 | 12:00 PM
Virtual Event

Thursday, September 3

Transmission: The German Literary Field in the Age of Nationalism, 1850-1919
03 Sep

The 25th Biennial St. Louis Symposium on German Literature and Culture. More details will be forthcoming.

Thursday, September 3 | 12:00 AM

Friday, September 4

Transmission: The German Literary Field in the Age of Nationalism, 1850-1919
04 Sep

The 25th Biennial St. Louis Symposium on German Literature and Culture. More details will be forthcoming.

Friday, September 4 | 12:00 AM

Saturday, September 5

Transmission: The German Literary Field in the Age of Nationalism, 1850-1919
05 Sep

The 25th Biennial St. Louis Symposium on German Literature and Culture. More details will be forthcoming.

Saturday, September 5 | 12:00 AM

Sunday, September 6

Transmission: The German Literary Field in the Age of Nationalism, 1850-1919
06 Sep

The 25th Biennial St. Louis Symposium on German Literature and Culture. More details will be forthcoming.

Sunday, September 6 | 12:00 AM

Monday, September 7

Friday, September 11

“COVID-19, Scientific Advances and its Impact on Women’s Health”
11 Sep

This virtual symposium is presented by Washington University in St. Louis’ Center for Women’s Infectious Disease Research and Global Health Center at the...

Friday, September 11 | 8:30 AM
Virtual Event

August 13 - September 11, 2020