A guide to events on our campuses.

Assembly Series

A tradition of convening thought leaders since 1953

McKelvey School of Engineering

Events

Wednesday, January 19

19th-Century Medical Schools of St. Louis
19 Jan

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
19 Jan

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...

Counter/Narratives: (Re)presenting Race & Ethnicity
19 Jan

The Counter/Narrative exhibition examines the way in which objects are preserved and collected through archives, museums, and exhibitions and investigates...

Exhibit: Transnational Framings: German Visual Culture in the Age of Nationalism
19 Jan

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
19 Jan

The Washington University Libraries acquired the Joy Williams Papers in 2017, a significant milestone for its Modern Literature Collection. Williams is one...

Moving Magic: Movable Books in the Rare Books Collections
19 Jan

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...

CEMB Future Leaders Seminar: Kateryna Fal
19 Jan

Launched in May 2021, the Future Leaders in Mechanobiology is a monthly seminar series featuring up-and-coming leaders in mechanobiology–PhD students and...

Wednesday, January 19 | 10:00 AM
Virtual Event
MLK 2022: Keynote by Jonathan Metzl – 'Dying of Whiteness: How the Politics of Racial Resentment is Killing America’s Heartland'
19 Jan

We are excited to share something to look forward to with annual MLK Week Commemoration 2022! The week will feature a keynote address by Jonathan Metzl...

Wednesday, January 19 | 11:30 AM
Virtual Event
BearFit Barre Fusion
19 Jan

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

HomeGrown StL: Improving Black Male Well-Being, Economic Upward Mobility and Equity in the St. Louis Region
19 Jan

This presentation highlights the historical positioning of black male economic and well-being experiences in the United States, drawing connections to...

Wednesday, January 19 | 12:30 PM
Virtual Event
BearFit S40 Boxing
19 Jan

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

Wednesday, January 19