A guide to events on our campuses.

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McKelvey School of Engineering

Events

Tuesday, November 8

Chakaia Booker: 'Shaved Portions'
08 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
08 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
08 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....

Life in St. Louis 1888-1905: T.S. Eliot’s First Waste Land
08 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
08 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
08 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...

The Divided City Spotlight - St. Louis International Film Festival
08 Nov

The Divided City spotlight film lineup focuses on the racial divide in St. Louis and other U.S. cities, and offers an international perspective by...

Tuesday, November 8 | 12:00 AM
Valuable Dregs: Research in the William Gaddis Papers
08 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
08 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...

WashU Votes logo
08 Nov

The Gephardt Institute for Civic and Community Engagement and WashU Votes invites students, staff, and faculty who live in St. Louis County to cast their...

Tuesday, November 8 | 6:00 AM
The WashU POLLer Bear depicted as different rock icons
08 Nov

Join the Gephardt Institute in celebrating democracy with live music and free food on Election Day! ALL DAY 6 a.m.-8 p.m. – come VOTE and Party at the...

Tuesday, November 8 | 6:00 AM
Glaser Gallery Exhibit: 'How did we get hear? Historic hearing devices, 1800-2000'
08 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
08 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 8 | 9:00 AM
Katharina Grosse Studio Paintings, 1988–2022: Returns, Revisions, Inventions
08 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...

Missouri Climate Dialogue: Impacts of the Inflation Reduction Act on Missouri
08 Nov

Join us for our November Roundtable: Impacts of the Inflation Reduction Act on Missouri, co-hosted by MOST Policy Initiative and the Washington University...

Tuesday, November 8 | 12:00 PM
Virtual Event
#SciComm Seminar: 'Social media for healthcare workers'
08 Nov

Healthcare workers are engaging in social media platforms at an increasing rate. We will review effective strategies to cultivate a presence on social media,...

Tuesday, November 8 | 2:00 PM
Virtual Event
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08 Nov

All WashU staff and faculty are invited to take part in this 90-minute interactive session. Participants will interact with the University mission, goals,...

Tuesday, November 8 | 2:00 PM
Virtual Event
Civic Café
08 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 8 | 5:30 PM
Spaced Practice: The Secret to Success
08 Nov

Throughout the Fall 2022 semester, the Learning Center's Academic Skills Peer Coaches will facilitate a series of interactive workshops about time...

Tuesday, November 8 | 6:00 PM
Seigle Hall, 206
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Men's Basketball vs. Blackburn
08 Nov

Join us as we host Men's Basketball Home Opener against Blackburn!!

Tuesday, November 8 | 7:00 PM
Symphony Orchestra featuring Helen Kim, violin
08 Nov

The WashU Symphony Orchestra students will perform under the direction of Darwin Aquino, Conductor-in-Residence.

Tuesday, November 8