A guide to events on our campuses.

Assembly Series

A tradition of convening thought leaders since 1953

McKelvey School of Engineering

Events

Friday, December 3

19th-Century Medical Schools of St. Louis
03 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
03 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
03 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
03 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
03 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
03 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...

Washington University Dance Theatre: 'Return'
03 Dec

“It is most unusual to return to a place that has changed in ways you yourself have altered.” --Nelson Mandela “Come back to yourself. Return to the voice of...

Friday, December 3, 2021 | 12:00 AM
BearFit HIIT
03 Dec

Join BearFIT Instructor Meghann in Olympic Studio for this full body, high energy workout to kick off your Friday morning!

Friday, December 3, 2021 | 7:00 AM
Astrophysics Seminar with Mengjiao Xiao
03 Dec

Mengjiao Xiao, hosted by Errando, from Finnish Centre for Astronomy will be presenting the seminar. Axion or Axion-like particles (ALPs) are among the...

Friday, December 3, 2021 | 9:00 AM
Virtual Event
Frisky Friday
03 Dec

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

Pause at Graham Chapel
03 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,...

Friday, December 3, 2021 | 9:00 AM
Computational Genomics for Congenital Disorder Research
03 Dec

Dr. Sheng Chih (Peter) Jin Assistant Professor of Genetics and Pediatrics, Washington University School of Medicine Congenital disorders, also known as...

Friday, December 3, 2021 | 11:00 AM
EECE Seminar - Nicholas Graham
03 Dec

*Please note this seminar will be virtual, with no in-person component* Nicholas A. Graham, Assistant Professor Mork Family Department of Chemical...

Friday, December 3, 2021 | 11:00 AM
Virtual Event
Cycle Express
03 Dec

Join BearFIT Instructor Meghann in The Dark Room for this 30 min cycle class! We will get a quick sweat on and feel like we packed in 50 mins of work! ...

University Shield
03 Dec

Presenting on “Identification of Candidate Microbial Biomarkers of Disease and Design of Engineered Microbial Therapeutics for the Gut Microbiome” Read the...

Friday, December 3, 2021 | 3:00 PM
Department of Music Lecture: 'Harmonic Rebellion'
03 Dec

How and why the rules evolve and grow, only to be overtaken and replaced by new rules with more complexity and power, which evolve and grow, only to get...

Friday, December 3, 2021 | 3:00 PM
ESE Seminar: Guodong Shi
03 Dec

Title: The significance and learning of interaction structure in social networks Abstract: This talk focuses on the significance and learning of...

Friday, December 3, 2021 | 3:00 PM
Virtual Event
Towards an Ameliorative Account of Psychiatric Disorder
03 Dec

Miriam Solomon, of Temple University, will present this History & Philosophy of Science & Medicine Seminar. The concept of disorder in psychiatry is as...

Friday, December 3, 2021 | 4:00 PM
Body Sculpt
03 Dec

Join BearFIT Instructor Lily in Olympic Studio for this full body, high energy workout to start your weekend off right!

Friday, December 3, 2021 | 4:30 PM
BearFit Vinyasa Flow
03 Dec

Join BearFIT Instructor Jason in Studio 1904 to wind your week down with this gentle but challenging Yoga class.

Friday, December 3, 2021 | 5:00 PM
BearFit Zumba
03 Dec

Join BearFIT Instructor Jessica for this high energy dance party to the latest latin hits!

Friday, December 3, 2021 | 5:30 PM
Dark Room Cycle
03 Dec

Join BearFIT Instructors Steve and Estephanie as they hold down your 5:30pm Dark Room Cycle throughout the week. This dynamic and fun ride is beat driven...

Jazz at Holmes: Marc Copland Trio with  Drew Gress & Billy Drummond
03 Dec

The Marc Copland Trio with bassist Drew Gress and drummer Billy Drummond return to present a concert of Copland’s lyrical and adventurous music. Copland...

Friday, December 3, 2021 | 8:00 PM

Friday, December 3