A guide to events on our campuses.

Assembly Series

A tradition of convening thought leaders since 1953

McKelvey School of Engineering


Friday, October 7

Chakaia Booker: 'Shaved Portions'
07 Oct

Chakaia Booker is renowned for her artistic practice that pushes the limits of abstraction through the use of her signature material—discarded rubber tires...

Ervin Scholars: Honor the Legacy
07 Oct

The John B. Ervin Scholars Program honors the memory of a nationally renowned educator and community leader who believed in giving students a first-rate...

Leaving China: An Artist Paints His World War II Childhood
07 Oct

Leaving China is an exhibition of work by accomplished artist James McMullan that focuses on watercolor paintings about his childhood during World War II....

Life in St. Louis 1888-1905: T.S. Eliot’s First Waste Land
07 Oct

The Waste Land by St. Louis native TS Eliot was published in 1922 and forever changed literature. The Life in St. Louis 1888-1905: T.S. Eliot’s First Waste...

Mapping Nairobi's Linguistic Profile
07 Oct

Professor Iribe Mwangi (University of Nairobi) will discuss his collaborative work with AFAS professor Mungai Mutonya mapping Nairobi's linguistic mosaic, a...

Friday, October 7 | 12:00 AM
Stories From World War II
07 Oct

The "Stories From World War II" exhibition brings together stories from the Second World War told through special collections. A variety of personal accounts...

Valuable Dregs: Research in the William Gaddis Papers
07 Oct

Novelist William Gaddis famously shunned the spotlight and dismissed attempts to tie his private life to his creative work. However, Gaddis also kept an...

Yadier Molina and Albert Pujols: Selections from the Collection of Tim Huskey
07 Oct

Tim Huskey has been collecting Cardinals baseball memorabilia since he was five years old, when he stood in line to get an autograph from his favorite...

Through the Scope: A Small History of Microscopy
07 Oct

The invention of the microscope revealed the invisible and enabled new fields of biomedical research. Explore a small history of microscopy, from Robert...

Pause @ Graham Chapel
07 Oct

The Office for Religious, Spiritual, and Ethical Life will be holding space in Graham Chapel. The Chapel will be open for reflection, prayer or a moment of...

Friday, October 7 | 9:00 AM
ESE Seminar Francesca Parise
07 Oct

Modern socio-technical systems involve a large number of nodes or agents interacting in heterogeneous ways. It is clear that interventions aimed at improving...

Friday, October 7 | 10:00 AM
Virtual Event
Ambivalent Pleasures: Advertiser Content in American Art
07 Oct

This installation prompts the question of how the visual culture of marketing and markets influences our lives. Bringing together modern and contemporary...

EECE Seminar - Dr. Mark Thies
07 Oct

Mark C. Thies, Dow Chemical Professor Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering Clemson University Creating Liquid–Liquid Equilibrium between...

Gaps in My Research
07 Oct

Michael A. Bender Professor and David R. Smith Leading Scholar in Computer Science Department of Computer Science Stony Brook University In my very first...

Friday, October 7 | 11:00 AM
Katharina Grosse Studio Paintings, 1988–2022: Returns, Revisions, Inventions
07 Oct

Katharina Grosse is internationally celebrated for her large-scale, on-site works that she paints across built and natural environments. To date, less focus...

Katharina Grosse: On the Edge of Something Else
07 Oct

The renowned contemporary artist Katharina Grosse, whose exhibition Katharina Grosse Studio Paintings, 1988–2022: Returns, Revisions, Inventions is on view...

Cycle Express
07 Oct

Join BearFIT Instructor Meghann in The Dark Room for this 30 min cycle class! We will get a quick sweat on and feel like we packed in 50 mins of work! ...

Volleyball vs. Luther College
07 Oct

Come support our WashU Volleyball team as they face Luther College!

Friday, October 7 | 4:45 PM
FLAM Conference: 'Embracing Our Diversity Through Languages'
07 Oct

The Foreign Languages Association of Missouri (FLAM) is the statewide professional association and advocacy group that represents all world language...

Volleyball vs. Elizabethtown College
07 Oct

Come support our WashU Volleyball team as they take on Elizabethtown College!

Friday, October 7 | 7:00 PM

Friday, October 7