A guide to events on our campuses.

Assembly Series

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McKelvey School of Engineering

Events

Thursday, September 23

A Day in the Life
23 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
23 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
23 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
23 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
23 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'
23 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...

Thursday, September 23 | 12:00 AM
BME Seminar: Barani Raman
23 Sep

Presenting on "What the insect’s nose tells the insect’s brain? Testing a new theory for olfaction" Barani Raman, PhD, Professor of Biomedical Engineering...

Thursday, September 23 | 10:00 AM
WUSM Farmer's Market
23 Sep

The Office of Sustainability, Operations & Facilities Management Department, and Human Resources are excited to announce the return of The School of Medicine...

Thursday, September 23 | 10:00 AM
BearFit Gentle Flow Yoga
23 Sep

WashU Rec is hosting in person outdoor BearFit classes on Level 3 of the Snow Way parking garage. Class spaces are limited and all participants need to...

Inclusive Growth in St. Louis: Embracing Inclusive Leadership
23 Sep

Without diverse representation in leadership roles, decision-makers in corporations, nonprofits and government often make decisions that do not account for...

Thursday, September 23 | 12:30 PM
Virtual Event
MEMS Seminar - Sonya Smith, PhD
23 Sep

Sonya Smith, professor of mechanical engineering at Howard University, will present. Seminar Announcement Please note that for all in-person events,...

Pause at Graham Chapel
23 Sep

The Office for Religious, Spiritual, and Ethical Life will be holding space in Graham Chapel throughout the semester. Stop by on Tuesdays and Thursdays from...

Thursday, September 23 | 3:00 PM
The Origin and Future of a Tropical Biodiversity Hotspot
23 Sep

Living Earth Collaborative/Evolution, Ecology & Population Biology Seminar presented by Carlos Daniel Cadena Ordoñez of Los Andes University. Virtual...

Thursday, September 23 | 4:00 PM
Unravelling the Geomorphic History of Mars: Landform Evolution Modeling as a Tool
23 Sep

With the exception of a few landed missions, knowledge of the evolution of Mars' surface is primarily based upon remote sensing of surface morphology,...

Thursday, September 23 | 4:00 PM
Virtual Event
Love Isn't Always Black and White: Interracial Dating and Marriage Panel Discussion
23 Sep

Join us for a panel discussion about interracial dating and marriage featuring Brighid M. Dwyer, associate dean, Office of Diversity and Inclusion at...

Thursday, September 23 | 4:30 PM
Virtual Event
BearFit BearFlex
23 Sep

WashU Rec is hosting in person outdoor BearFit classes on Level 3 of the Snow Way parking garage. Class spaces are limited and all participants need to...

Latin Vocabulary and Reading Latin: Challenges and Opportunities
23 Sep

It is a truth universally acknowledged by contemporary scholars of Second Language Acquisition that you need to know 95‒98% of the words in a text in order...

Thursday, September 23 | 6:00 PM
Virtual Event
Mars Was Once Warm, Wet and Habitable
23 Sep

Ray Arvidson, the James S. McDonnell Distinguished University Professor in Earth and Planetary Sciences, discusses the evolution of the planet Mars, which...

Thursday, September 23 | 6:00 PM
Virtual Event
Travel, Encounter and the 'Shuihu-esque' in Meiji-Period Japan
23 Sep

This presentation focuses on the reception and continued popularity of Chinese vernacular fiction in Meiji Japan (1868-1912), with special focus on the Ming...

Thursday, September 23 | 6:00 PM
Virtual Event

Thursday, September 23