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McKelvey School of Engineering

Events

Friday, October 29

A Day in the Life
29 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
29 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
29 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
29 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
29 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...

PAD presents: 'She Kills Monsters'
29 Oct

By Qui Nguyen Directed by William Whitaker Agnes rediscovers the true character of her deceased kid sister Tilly in this delightful “Dungeons and Dragons”...

Friday, October 29 | 12:00 AM
BearFit HIIT
29 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...

Frisky Friday
29 Oct

Providing a safe, confidential space to speak with a sexual health expert about safer sex and pleasure.

Parent & Family Weekend
29 Oct

Parent & Family Weekend 2021 will be hosted in-person on the WashU campus. The safety of the WashU community and our guests remains our priority. Event...

Friday, October 29 | 9:00 AM
ESE Seminar: Federico Capasso
29 Oct

Abstract Subwavelength spaced arrays of nanostructures, known as metasurfaces, provide a new basis for recasting optical components into thin planar...

Friday, October 29 | 10:00 AM
Virtual Event
Professor Matteo Cargnello
29 Oct

Matteo Cargnello, Assistant Professor Department of Chemical Engineering SUNCAT Center for Interface Science and Catalysis Stanford University Understanding...

Human-Allied Artificial Intelligence
29 Oct

Dr. Sriraam Natarajan Professor of Computer Science, The University of Texas at Dallas Historically, Artificial Intelligence has taken a symbolic route for...

Engendering War: Strategies and Tactics in the Cuban and Nicaraguan Revolutions
29 Oct

GS X SIR Speaker Series This event will have both in-person and virtual options for attendees. Please register here in advance even if you plan on attending...

Friday, October 29 | 12:00 PM
Cycle Express
29 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...

Seminar: Susanne Jaeggi, Ph.D.
29 Oct

Presenting on “Promoting learning and achievement across the lifespan using an individual differences approach” Susanne Jaeggi, Ph.D, Professor in the...

Open October 2021
29 Oct

Join us for an Open October virtual keynote address from Jessica Polka, executive director, ASAPbio. The use of preprints has accelerated dramatically in...

Friday, October 29 | 3:00 PM
Virtual Event
BearFit Zumba
29 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 29 | 5:30 PM

Friday, October 29