A guide to events on our campuses.

Assembly Series

A tradition of convening thought leaders since 1953

McKelvey School of Engineering

Events

Thursday, November 4

A Day in the Life
04 Nov

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
04 Nov

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
04 Nov

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
04 Nov

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
04 Nov

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...

BME Seminar: Brendan Harley
04 Nov

Presenting on "Building tissues engineering complexity through biomaterial design " Brendan Harley, Sc.D., Robert W. Schaefer Professor in the Dept. of...

BearFit Gentle Flow Yoga
04 Nov

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...

Advocacy & Allyship: Establishing a Racial Equity Framework that Goes Beyond HR
04 Nov

Everyone in an organization contributes to its culture, which makes equity and inclusion everyone’s responsibility. This conversation will focus on steps to...

Thursday, November 4 | 12:30 PM
Virtual Event
Alayna Loiselle
04 Nov

Alayna Loiselle, associate professor of Orthopaedics at the University of Rochester Medical Center, will present her seminar titled "Mechanisms of Fibrotic...

Pause at Graham Chapel
04 Nov

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, November 4 | 3:00 PM
From the Ground Up: Urban Evolution in Squirrels and Pigeons
04 Nov

Living Earth Collaborative/EEPB seminar Virtual seminar will be broadcast on the Living Earth Collaborative Youtube Channel

Thursday, November 4 | 4:00 PM
Virtual Event
Kettlebell
04 Nov

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...

Americanist Dinner Forum: Confronting Slavery & Higher Education in St. Louis
04 Nov

In Spring 2021 Washington University in St. Louis joined the global consortium of Universities Studying Slavery (USS), where academic institutions study and...

Thursday, November 4 | 5:00 PM
Virtual Event
BearFit BearFlex
04 Nov

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...

From Imperial Envoys to Legation Ministers: Diplomatic Communications in the Late Qing
04 Nov

In the Qing, the diary-form for intelligence gathering was perfected by the Manchu official Tulisen, whose travelogue to Central Asia allowed the Kangxi...

Thursday, November 4 | 6:00 PM
Virtual Event
Lecture: Ken Tadashi Oshima
04 Nov

Ken Tadashi Oshima, a professor in the Department of Architecture at the University of Washington, will deliver a public lecture. At the University of...

Thursday, November 4