A guide to events on our campuses.

Assembly Series

A tradition of convening thought leaders since 1953

McKelvey School of Engineering

Events

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...

Elevating Community Voice in Data Collaboration Practices
01 Oct

How can we meaningfully include community voices when working with data in the St. Louis community? Join us for a conversation on elevating community voices...

Friday, October 1 | 9:00 AM
Virtual Event
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
Virtual Book Launch: 'Black Feminist Sociology: Perspectives and Praxis'
01 Oct

We are thrilled to invite you to the virtual launch for Black Feminist Sociology: Perspectives and Praxis (co-edited by Zakiya Luna (Washington University in...

Friday, October 1 | 5:00 PM
Virtual Event
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

Friday, October 1