A guide to events on our campuses.

Assembly Series

A tradition of convening thought leaders since 1953

McKelvey School of Engineering

Events

Thursday, April 1

Note: Academic Calendar Dates
01 Apr

Dates for spring break/wellness days and finals have been left off of this calendar as those dates vary for each school. Please reference the main Academic...

Connections: Power and the Politics of Community/University Engagement
01 Apr

This event is held in conjunction with the Faculty Book Celebration, taking place the same day, April 1, at 4 pm. RSVP for the panel discussion.

Thursday, April 1 | 12:00 PM
Virtual Event
How to be a Medievalist – and Why
01 Apr

An undergraduate workshop by Christian Schneider. From Game of Thrones to far-right appropriations of the European Middle Ages, the early twenty-first...

Thursday, April 1 | 12:00 PM
Virtual Event
University Shield
01 Apr

Presenting on “Assessment and Diagnosis of Human Colorectal and Ovarian Cancer using Optical Imaging and Computer-aided Diagnosis.” To read the full...

Thursday, April 1 | 1:00 PM
Virtual Event
Amy Wagoner Johnson
01 Apr

Amy Wagoner Johnson, Professor of Mechanical Science & Engineering at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, will present her seminar titled,...

Thursday, April 1 | 2:30 PM
Virtual Event
Open BME Seminar: Timothy L. Downing
01 Apr

Presenting on "Synthetic Genome Engineering for Cell and Tissue Engineering". Timothy L. Downing, assistant professor of biomedical engineering at the...

Thursday, April 1 | 3:00 PM
Virtual Event
Decentralizing & Democratizing Wildlife Biosurveillance
01 Apr

Gideon Erkenswick, Washington University in St. Louis, will present this Living Earth Collaborative seminar. Watch the seminar on the Living Earth...

Thursday, April 1 | 4:00 PM
Virtual Event
Modern Approaches to Functional and Sustainable Thermoplastics
01 Apr

Frank Leibfarth, of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, will present this lecture. Plastics are the largest synthetic consumer product in the...

Thursday, April 1 | 4:00 PM
Virtual Event
What Becomes of the Broken Hearted?
01 Apr

In his keynote address for the Faculty Book Celebration, Walter Johnson will tell the story of how he came to the topic of his most recent book, The Broken...

Thursday, April 1 | 4:00 PM
Virtual Event
'The Story of Plastic' Panel Discussion
01 Apr

“The Story of Plastic” is a powerful documentary exposing how the plastic industry is harming ecosystems and communities. WashU alum Deia Schlosberg, who...

Thursday, April 1 | 6:00 PM
Virtual Event
PAD presents: 'The Covid Mysteries'
01 Apr

The first “official” performance on the PAD Mobile Stage, "The Covid Mysteries" premieres April 1, 2021. After a year in a pandemic, perhaps you have some...

2021 Marcus Artist-in-Residence: Danielle Agami
01 Apr

Danielle Agami is the Artistic Director of Ate9 which she founded in 2012. Israeli-born, she was a member of the Batsheva Dance Company in Tel Aviv for 8...

Thursday, April 1 | 7:00 PM
Virtual Event
Holy Thursday at the Catholic Student Center
01 Apr

Holy Thursday Mass at the CSC.

Visiting Writer Elizabeth Kolbert
01 Apr

Elizabeth Kolbert is the author of Field Notes from a Catastrophe: Man, Nature, and Climate Change and The Sixth Extinction, for which she won the Pulitzer...

Thursday, April 1 | 8:00 PM
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Thursday, April 1