A guide to events on our campuses.

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McKelvey School of Engineering

Events

Thursday, October 7

A Day in the Life
07 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
07 Oct

The exhibition Transnational Framings: German Visual Culture in the Age of Nationalism, 1848-1919, demonstrates how mass-produced, illustrated media from...

Food Week 2021
07 Oct

Join us for Food Week! World Food Day takes place on October 16. The foods we choose and the way we consume them have an effect on our health, our...

Joy Williams: Honored Guest
07 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
07 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
07 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...

WUSM Farmer's Market
07 Oct

The Office of Sustainability, Operations & Facilities Management Department, and Human Resources are excited to announce the return of The School of Medicine...

Thursday, October 7 | 10:00 AM
BearFit Gentle Flow Yoga
07 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...

Celebrating the Latinx Community of St. Louis
07 Oct

Celebrating the Latinx Community of St. Louis is hosted by the Office of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (ODEI) and the Latino Medical Student Association...

Thursday, October 7 | 12:00 PM
Virtual Event
Pari in Perpetuity: Peeling Back the Layers of Agricultural Policy in a Prayerful Way
07 Oct

Join Brown School Buder Alumna (MSW '09) Electa Hare-RedCorn (Pawnee) for a discussion of how Native women are changing policy in land stewardship by...

Thursday, October 7 | 12:30 PM
Virtual Event
University Shield
07 Oct

Scott Crick, director of research and applications at Auragent Bioscience, will present his seminar titled "Commercializing a University Technology: From Lab...

Pause at Graham Chapel
07 Oct

The Office for Religious, Spiritual, and Ethical Life will be holding space in Graham Chapel throughout the semester. Stop by on Tuesdays and Thursdays from...

Thursday, October 7 | 3:00 PM
Amazonian Dark Earths, Polyculture Agroforestry Systems, and their Modern Legacy
07 Oct

The human-made soils of Amazonia, Amazonian Dark Earths (ADEs), are arguably one of the most compelling pieces of evidence of the human transformation of...

Thursday, October 7 | 4:00 PM
Virtual Event
An Evening with Danielle Allen
07 Oct

The Center for the Study of Race, Ethnicity & Equity and the Weidenbaum Center on the Economy, Government, and Public Policy are pleased to host Danielle...

Thursday, October 7 | 4:00 PM
Virtual Event
What’s the Best Way to Attach a Scientific Name to a Biological Entity
07 Oct

Living Earth Collaborative/Evolution, Ecology & Population Biology seminar Virtual seminar will be broadcast on the Living Earth Collaborative Youtube Channel

Thursday, October 7 | 4:00 PM
Virtual Event
Houston Kirk Colloquium: 'Harry Potter's Cloak Via Transformation Optics'
07 Oct

Abstract: Can we make objects invisible? This has been a subject of human fascination for millennia in Greek mythology, movies, science fiction, etc...

Thursday, October 7 | 4:15 PM
French Embassy Recognizes French ConneXions Cultural Center
07 Oct

Celebrate our new center of excellence, French Connexions, for an evening reception on Oct. 7. Representatives from the French Embassy in Washington D.C,...

BearFit BearFlex
07 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...

Henry L. and Natalie E. Freund Visiting Artist Lecture: Richie Pope
07 Oct

Illustrator Richie Pope will deliver the Henry L. and Natalie E. Freund Visiting Artist Lecture online. Check the Sam Fox site for registration details.

Thursday, October 7 | 6:00 PM
Virtual Event
A Marvelous Work: Reading Mormonism in West Africa
07 Oct

Maffly-Kipp’s lecture will discuss how the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints pamphlets, books and other church materials circulated in West Africa...

Thursday, October 7 | 7:00 PM
Virtual Event
Indigenous Models of Sustainability
07 Oct

Sponsored by the Whitney R. Harris Center at the University of Missouri - St. Louis and the Saint Louis Zoo. Each year, the Whitney R. Harris World Ecology...

Thursday, October 7 | 7:00 PM
Virtual Event
Jazz at Holmes: Ken Vandermark, saxophone
07 Oct

Ken Vandermark Born in Warwick, Rhode Island on September 22, 1964, Ken Vandermark began studying the tenor saxophone at the age of 16. Since graduating...

Thursday, October 7 | 8:00 PM

Thursday, October 7