A guide to events on our campuses.

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McKelvey School of Engineering

Events

Thursday, December 2

19th-Century Medical Schools of St. Louis
02 Dec

St. Louis witnessed the creation of two-dozen medical schools in the 1800s, including the first west of the Mississippi River and the only two still in...

A Day in the Life
02 Dec

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
02 Dec

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
02 Dec

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
02 Dec

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
02 Dec

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...

Pause at Graham Chapel
02 Dec

The Office for Religious, Spiritual, and Ethical Life will be holding space in Graham Chapel throughout the semester if you need a quiet place to reflect,...

Thursday, December 2, 2021 | 9:00 AM
BME Seminar: Ravi Radhakrishnan
02 Dec

Presenting on "Can Soft Signals Turn Oncogenic? A soft-matter and multiscale modeling approach to engineering cancer cells and inform therapies" Ravi...

Thursday, December 2, 2021 | 10:00 AM
Abstract DNA illustration (image: Shutterstock)
02 Dec

The Synthetic Biology Young Speaker Series (SynBYSS) is a yearlong, weekly, virtual seminar series. The series is organized and chaired by Tae Seok Moon,...

Thursday, December 2, 2021 | 10:00 AM
Virtual Event
BearFit Hatha Yoga
02 Dec

Join BearFIT Instructor Chris for this noon hour break of stretching, breathing, and mindfulness.

Thursday, December 2, 2021 | 12:00 PM
Confronting the Twin Pandemics of COVID-19 and Opioid Overdose
02 Dec

Join this webinar for a dialogue regarding the increased risks to health and wellbeing associated with the COVID-19 pandemic and opioid use disorder,...

Thursday, December 2, 2021 | 12:30 PM
Virtual Event
Jessica Wagenseil
02 Dec

Jessica Wagenseil, Vice Dean for Faculty Advancement and Professor of Mechanical Engineering & Materials Science at WashU, will present her seminar titled,...

Centering Equity in Urban Biodiversity, Climate Justice and Eco-Literacy
02 Dec

Catherine Werner, St. Louis City, will present this Living Earth Collaborative/EEPB seminar, co-sponsored by The Center for Race, Ethnicity and Equity (CRE2:...

Thursday, December 2, 2021 | 4:00 PM
Virtual Event
Urban Nature and Intentionality: Elevating Eco-Literacy, Urban Biodiversity & Equity
02 Dec

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

Thursday, December 2, 2021 | 4:00 PM
Virtual Event
TRX Total Assets
02 Dec

Join BearFIT Instructor Kaitlyn in Studio 1904 for this dynamic take on suspension training with a mix of dumbells and body weight exercises. Registration...

Thursday, December 2, 2021 | 5:00 PM
BearFit BearFlex
02 Dec

Join BearFIT Instructor Meghann in Olympic Studio for this unique Strength and endurane class.

Thursday, December 2, 2021 | 6:00 PM
Virtual Event
Reading in Time: On the Question of Palestine
02 Dec

Sherene Seikaly explores how practices of reading and writing, intersect with history, family and the question of Palestine. Register to attend this virtual...

Thursday, December 2, 2021 | 6:00 PM
Virtual Event
Dark Room Cycle
02 Dec

Join BearFIT Instructor Sophie on Tuesday and Hele on Thursday in Dark Roo m Studio for this amazing cycle ride focused on beats and energetic music. ...

Yin Yoga
02 Dec

Join BearFIT Instructor Jason in Studio 1904 for this gentle stretching Yoga class. Give yourself a chance to restore and relax.

Thursday, December 2, 2021 | 7:00 PM
Thirii Myo Kyaw Myint Reads from Her Fiction
02 Dec

Thirii Myo Kyaw Myint is the author of the novel, "The End of Peril, the End of Enmity, the End of Strife, a Haven" (Noemi Press, 2018), which won an...

Thursday, December 2, 2021 | 8:00 PM
Virtual Event

Thursday, December 2