A guide to events on our campuses.

Assembly Series

A tradition of convening thought leaders since 1953

McKelvey School of Engineering

Events

Friday, September 17

A Day in the Life
17 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
17 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
17 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
17 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
17 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...

Ready Week
17 Sep

Ready Week, held by the Emergency Management department, is the biannual preparedness week that features fun and interactive events. These events are...

The Black Rep presents 'Sweat'
17 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 17 | 12:00 AM
ESE Seminar: Justus Ndukaife, PhD
17 Sep

Once thought of as a means for cells to expel wastes, extracellular vesicles have been shown to contain important biological molecules including proteins,...

Closing the Loop: Bringing Humans into Empirical Computational Social Choice and Preference Reasoning
17 Sep

Dr. Nicholas Mattei Research in both computational social choice and preference reasoning uses tools and techniques from computer science, generally...

Friday, September 17 | 11:00 AM
Day of Dialogue & Action 2022 Planning Committee: Open House!
17 Sep

Since 2015, members of the Washington University community have dedicated a day in the spring semester to pause, convene and engage across roles and campus...

Friday, September 17 | 11:00 AM
Virtual Event
Professor Rajib Saha
17 Sep

Rajib Saha, Assistant Professor Department of Chemical Engineering University of Nebraska - Lincoln Model-guided Strategies for Investigating Biological...

Hostile Terrain 94 Closing Event: Crafting Memory
17 Sep

Drop in between 11:30 a.m.-2 p.m. for our closing event of Hostile Terrain 94 in St. Louis. We will have the toe tags taken down from the exhibit itself,...

Friday, September 17 | 11:30 AM
Department of Music Lecture: 'Reconstructing a Newly Discovered Motet on St Nicholas'
17 Sep

This alumni feature is in celebration of WUSTL MUSIC’s 75th Anniversary. Two large fragments of a rotulus have been recently discovered in a manor house in...

ESE Research Lab Poster Session
17 Sep

This event will allow current undergraduates and master's students the opportunity to see the exciting work that is being done in the department, and...

Sports & Society Reading Group with Susan Brownell
17 Sep

The Sports & Society reading group will meet on September 17th and feature group member Susan Brownell. Susan will share with us her expertise on China and...

Friday, September 17 | 3:00 PM
Virtual Event
MFA in Visual Art Jumpstart Exhibition: 'Hit the Ground Running' [Opening]
17 Sep

Join us for the opening reception of Hit the Ground Running, an exhibition of work by students in the Sam Fox School’s MFA in Visual Art program. Work will...

Friday, September 17 | 4:00 PM
Mapping Millions of Galaxies and Quasars: The Sloan Digital Sky Survey
17 Sep

An illustrated presentation by Larry Bartoszek of Bartoszek Engineering. The Sloan Digital Sky Survey (SDSS) uses a new telescope at Apache Point...

Friday, September 17 | 7:30 PM
Chinese-Language Tour: New on View
17 Sep

Join student educator Yue Dai, doctorate student in the Department of Art History & Archaeology in Arts & Sciences, for an online tour featuring new...

Friday, September 17 | 8:00 PM
Virtual Event

Friday, September 17