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Assembly Series

A tradition of convening thought leaders since 1953

McKelvey School of Engineering

Events

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...

BearFit HIIT
15 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...

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...

Nearly Work-Efficient Parallel Algorithm for Digraph Reachability
15 Oct

Dr. Jeremy Fineman Associate Professor of Computer Science, Georgetown University One of the simplest problems on directed graphs is that of identifying the...

Friday, October 15 | 11:00 AM
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
Cycle Express
15 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 Zumba
15 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 | 5:30 PM
Climbing the Ladder, Chasing the Dream: The History of Homer G. Phillips Hospital
15 Oct

The Homer G. Phillips Public Health Lecture Series is named in honor of the historic Homer G. Phillips Hospital in St. Louis, the premier training ground for...

Friday, October 15 | 6:00 PM
Virtual Event
Confluence - Chamber Project Saint Louis
15 Oct

We frame this program as the joining of musical ideas - as in two rivers combining to make a larger whole. In Ennanga, we hear the influence of the Ugandan...

The Travel Moon: Returning to the Moon, Our Destiny of Tomorrow
15 Oct

International Observe the Moon night (Oct 15) and The Full Travel Moon (the Hunter's Moon, Oct 20) both happen in October. Gazing up at the Moon unifies...

Friday, October 15 | 7:30 PM
Virtual Event

Friday, October 15