A guide to events on our campuses.

Assembly Series

A tradition of convening thought leaders since 1953

McKelvey School of Engineering

Events

Wednesday, December 8

19th-Century Medical Schools of St. Louis
08 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
08 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
08 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
08 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
08 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
08 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
08 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,...

Wednesday, December 8, 2021 | 9:00 AM
Fireside Chat with Kathy Kartalis, AB '82
08 Dec

A Power of Arts & Sciences event. Hear from business leader, Kathy Kartalis, AB '82, about her journey from political science major at WashU to her 30-year...

Wednesday, December 8, 2021 | 12:00 PM
Virtual Event
BearFit Barre Fusion
08 Dec

Join BearFIT Instructor Tanya in Studio 1904 for this blend of Barre, Pilates and Core strength class.

Understanding and Improving St. Louis’ Nonprofit Sector
08 Dec

This session will examine key findings from the new St. Louis Regional Nonprofit Indicators Report and other local efforts to elevate and improve the use of...

Wednesday, December 8, 2021 | 12:30 PM
Virtual Event
Big Ideas Competition 2022
08 Dec

The Big Ideas Program supports novel and innovative projects that are clinically relevant, technically feasible, and operationally sustainable with a grant...

Wednesday, December 8, 2021 | 1:30 PM
Virtual Event
Featuring Truth Values
08 Dec

Performing artist, women’s equality activist, and former mathematician Gioia De Cari was recently featured in the Association for Women in Mathematics's We...

Wednesday, December 8, 2021 | 4:00 PM
Virtual Event
Tax Planning Under Biden’s Build Back Better Framework & the Power of Planned Gifts
08 Dec

A Power of Arts & Sciences event. As you consider how to extend your engagement with WashU and other charitable institutions, we invite you to attend a...

Wednesday, December 8, 2021 | 4:00 PM
Virtual Event
Deep Stretch
08 Dec

Join BearFIT Instructor Vivienne in Studio 1904 for this relaxing and challenging stretch class.

Wednesday, December 8, 2021 | 4:30 PM
Dark Room Cycle
08 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...

BearFit S40 Boxing
08 Dec

Join BearFIT Instructor Jake at South 40 Fitness Center in Zetcher Dance Studio for this mix of Cardio, Strength and Boxing.

BearFit Vinyasa Yoga
08 Dec

Join BearFIT Instructor Monica in Studio 1904 for this gentle but challenging Yoga Class.

Wednesday, December 8, 2021 | 6:30 PM
Afro Latin Beats Dance Fitness
08 Dec

Join BearFIT Instructor Brandon in Olympic Studio to explore African, Latin & Caribbean beats.

Wednesday, December 8, 2021 | 7:00 PM
Jazz Combos Concert
08 Dec

Featuring the student musicians of the Jazz Combo program.

Wednesday, December 8, 2021 | 7:00 PM

Wednesday, December 8