A guide to events on our campuses.

Assembly Series

A tradition of convening thought leaders since 1953

McKelvey School of Engineering

Events

Thursday, October 15

University Shield
15 Oct

Savings play a unique role in shaping the financial security of individuals and families in high- and low-income countries. Sufficient savings can help...

Thursday, October 15 | 10:00 AM
Virtual Event
Accessing Affordable Course Materials During COVID-19
15 Oct

This workshop is designed to help students find textbooks, course books and other course materials using the University Libraries’ online catalogs and...

Thursday, October 15 | 12:00 PM
Virtual Event
Leadership Perspectives: AI and the Future of Human-Machine Collaboration
15 Oct

There’s human intelligence and there’s artificial intelligence, and never the twain shall meet. Not so, say the two founders of Ai4—Marcus Jecklin and...

Thursday, October 15 | 12:00 PM
Virtual Event
Q&A Session for Packard Fellowships in Science and Engineering
15 Oct

This session, lead by previous Packard Fellows, is intended to help new investigators understand the goals of the Packard Fellowships program and learn how...

Thursday, October 15 | 2:00 PM
Virtual Event
Book Launch: 'More Than Just Hummus'
15 Oct

Author and WashU alumnus Matt Adler discusses his new book, "More Than Just Hummus: A Gay Jew Discovers Israel in Arabic." In his new book, Matt Adler...

Thursday, October 15 | 4:00 PM
Virtual Event
ESE Seminar: Dissertation Examination Weimin Zhou
15 Oct

It has been advocated to use objective measures of image quality (IQ) for assessing and optimizing medical imaging systems. Objective measures of IQ quantify...

Thursday, October 15 | 4:00 PM
Virtual Event
Pollination Systems in Changing Environments
15 Oct

Living Earth Collaborative/Evolution, Ecology & Population Biology Seminar featuring Matthew Austin, postdoc, LEC Pollination systems in changing...

Thursday, October 15 | 4:00 PM
Virtual Event
The Reaction and Preservation of Organic Molecules on Goethite
15 Oct

Charlene Estrada, of South Mountain Community College, will present this lecture. Iron-oxidizing bacteria (FeOB) precipitate morphologically distinct and...

Thursday, October 15 | 4:00 PM
Virtual Event
Translating Genetic Insights Into Treatments for Alzheimer's Disease
15 Oct

This month at Precision Medicine Thursday at Venture Café, Marco Colonna and David Holtzman will discuss genetic risk factors for Alzheimer’s disease and the...

Thursday, October 15 | 4:00 PM
Virtual Event
Sustainable Living Series
15 Oct

The Sustainable Living Series is meant to provide simple and accessible tips to increase sustainability in our daily lives. We will present programs and...

Thursday, October 15 | 4:30 PM
Virtual Event
Minorities and Philosophy: Documentary and Discussion
15 Oct

The Minorities and Philosophy (MAP) chapter at WashU invites you to our first event of the Fall 2020 semester. We'll be watching and discussing the...

Thursday, October 15 | 6:00 PM
Virtual Event
The Architecture of Carlo Scarpa: Recomposing Place, Intertwining Time, Transforming Reality
15 Oct

Robert McCarter, the Ruth and Norman Moore Professor of Architecture will present the Architecture Faculty Lecture. McCarter will provide an overview of the...

Thursday, October 15 | 6:00 PM
Virtual Event
Second Presidential Debate Watch Party
15 Oct

Join us for an interactive, multi-media debate watch experience. Stream the debate while viewing live commentary from WashU faculty experts and students, and...

Thursday, October 15 | 7:30 PM
Virtual Event
Visiting Writer Steven Dunn
15 Oct

Shortlisted for Granta magazine’s “Best of Young American Novelists,” Visiting Writer Steven Dunn is the author of two books from Tarpaulin Sky Press: water...

Thursday, October 15 | 8:00 PM
Virtual Event

Thursday, October 15