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Assembly Series

A tradition of convening thought leaders since 1953

McKelvey School of Engineering


Friday, September 10

A Day in the Life
10 Sep

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
10 Sep

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
10 Sep

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
10 Sep

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
10 Sep

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...

The Black Rep presents 'Sweat'
10 Sep

As timely as ever, this Pulitzer Prize winner addresses the complexities of race, class and friendship at a pivotal moment in America. This deeply heartfelt...

Friday, September 10 | 12:00 AM
Dr. Tuo Wang
10 Sep

Dr. Tuo Wang, Associate Professor Department of Chemistry Louisiana State University Complex Carbohydrates in Plant Biomass, Microalgae, and Fungal...

Friday, September 10 | 11:00 AM
Opening Weekend: The Outwin
10 Sep

Join us for the opening weekend of The Outwin: American Portraiture Today. Be among the first to see this major exhibition from the Smithsonian's National...

How to Fight Injustice Without Hating: Connecting Mindfulness with Social Justice
10 Sep

Save the date for our second talk in the Mindfulness and Anti-Racism series funded through a grant from the Center for Race and Ethnicity and with support...

Friday, September 10 | 1:00 PM
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Friday, September 10