A guide to events on our campuses.

Assembly Series

A tradition of convening thought leaders since 1953

Events

Thursday, November 7

WIT Luncheon with Elizabeth Loboa, Dean of Mizzou Engineering
07 Nov

Box lunches and networking opportunities will be provided. There is no cost to attend. Space is limited to 40.

6th Annual Tree Planting Event
07 Nov

The sixth annual Tree Planting Day is coming up in partnership with Sleeve-a-Message, Dining Services and WashU ground maintenance contractor Focal Pointe....

Thursday, November 7 | 1:00 PM
Colloquium: 'What Is the Word: Celebrating Samuel Beckett'
07 Nov

This colloquium, a celebration of Beckett’s legacy as a multilingual playwright, novelist, poet, self-translator and letter writer, will include talks,...

Thursday, November 7 | 1:00 PM
Innovation Conversation: National Veteran Small Business Week Panel
07 Nov

An Innovation Conversation panel discussion on translating unique skills to startups and transitioning from military culture to business culture.

'Accounting for Individual Differences in Second Language Acquisition: The Role of Long-term Memory'
07 Nov

Kara Morgan-Short will present this lecture in the Foreign Language Learning Colloquium Speaker Series. Accounting for individual differences in second...

Thursday, November 7 | 4:00 PM
'Complex Harmony: Rethinking the Virtue-Continence Distinction'
07 Nov

Nick Schuster, of Washington University, will present this lecture.

Thursday, November 7 | 4:00 PM
Pitch Partners: Community-Academic Partnerships Aimed at Cancer Health Equity
07 Nov

Join the Institute for Public Health for their bi-annual Pitch Partners event. At Pitch Partners, community members, organizations and faculty have the...

'Exploring the Warped Side of the Universe with Gravitational Waves: From the Big Bang to Black Holes'
07 Nov

Kip S. Thorne will deliver this Robert M. Walker Distinguished Lecture. Thorne, the Richard P. Feynman Professor of Theoretical Physics, Emeritus,...

'Do Objects Have Something to Say? Performance, Agency and Ontology of Objects in Greek Tragedy'
07 Nov

Anne-Sophie Noel, of the University of Lyon, will present this public lecture.

Thursday, November 7 | 6:00 PM
Art Inspiring Music: Challenging Perceptions: Harmonic and Social Dissonances
07 Nov

This season’s special exhibition "Ai Weiwei: Bare Life" serves as inspiration for this unique program featuring the violin/clarinet/percussion ensemble...

Jazz at Holmes: VEHACHI
07 Nov

Please join us for a performance by Vehachi, an electronic inspired trio featuring guitarist Vince Varvel, saxaphonist Joel Vanderheyder and percussionist...

Thursday, November 7 | 8:00 PM

Thursday, November 7