A guide to events on our campuses.

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McKelvey School of Engineering

Events

Tuesday, November 1

Chakaia Booker: 'Shaved Portions'
01 Nov

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
01 Nov

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
01 Nov

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

Lest We Forget
01 Nov

On view October 20–November 6 in Ann and Andrew Tisch Park of Washington University, this exhibition by German-Italian photographer and filmmaker Luigi...

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

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...

Ron King, Hick, Hack, Hock, 1995. Julian and Hope Edison Collection, Washington University Libraries
01 Nov

The Miniature Museum is a new series of exhibitions in which books are displayed as sculptural objects in a custom-built dollhouse museum. The first...

Stories From World War II
01 Nov

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
01 Nov

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
01 Nov

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...

School of Medicine E-Waste Recycling and Paper Shredding Drive
01 Nov

“Anything with a cord” can be recycled at this event, including computers and accessories, lawn and garden equipment, power tools, and kitchen appliances....

Glaser Gallery Exhibit: 'How did we get hear? Historic hearing devices, 1800-2000'
01 Nov

The hearing aids we are familiar with today are both tiny and mighty, but they weren’t always that way. This exhibit highlights the long history of hearing...

Pause @ Graham Chapel
01 Nov

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...

Tuesday, November 1 | 9:00 AM
Take Care Webinar Series: Taking Care of YOU - A Conversation with Your UnitedHealthcare Nurse Advocate
01 Nov

Meet Bridgette Sims, RN, BSN your UnitedHealthcare Nurse Advocate! Learn about the great tools that are available to you through WashU and UnitedHealthcare...

Tuesday, November 1 | 10:00 AM
Virtual Event
Katharina Grosse Studio Paintings, 1988–2022: Returns, Revisions, Inventions
01 Nov

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

Special Perspectives: Healing Together in the Wake of Shooting at the Central Visual and Performing Arts High School in St. Louis
01 Nov

The St. Louis community was devastated Oct. 24 by a school shooting where lives were lost and hundreds of students, teachers, staff and families there were...

Tuesday, November 1 | 12:00 PM
Virtual Event
Take Care Webinar Series: WUCare
01 Nov

Meet members of the WUCare team and learn more about the services available to you.

Tuesday, November 1 | 12:00 PM
Virtual Event
2022 RDE Kickoff
01 Nov

Reception and showcase - Enjoy drinks, snacks and chats in the indoor-outdoor space of the Lewis Collaborative’s classroom and courtyard The Redefining...

Civic Café
01 Nov

Civic Cafe is a weekly event series every Tuesday evening at Stix House, 6470 Forsyth, from 5:30 to 7 p.m., when classes are in session. Each night will...

Tuesday, November 1 | 5:30 PM
Building Community Abroad
01 Nov

Join the Office of Overseas Programs and Global Studies for a participative workshop on building community while abroad! Using creative-based and popular...

Tuesday, November 1 | 6:00 PM
Climate Conversation: Sustainable Investing
01 Nov

Join us for a short panel and discussions about Sustainable Investing. Check our website for updates on speakers. Registration encouraged

Tuesday, November 1 | 7:00 PM
Jazz at Holmes: The Kennedy Dream Suite; Saxquest Jazz Orchestra
01 Nov

Throughout the semester, enjoy free live performances by noted local and regional jazz artists at Holmes Lounge in Ridgley Hall on the Danforth campus....

Tuesday, November 1 | 8:00 PM

Tuesday, November 1