A guide to events on our campuses.

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McKelvey School of Engineering

Events

Thursday, February 10

19th-Century Medical Schools of St. Louis
10 Feb

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
10 Feb

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
10 Feb

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
10 Feb

The exhibition Transnational Framings: German Visual Culture in the Age of Nationalism, 1848-1919, demonstrates how mass-produced, illustrated media from...

Moving Magic: Movable Books in the Rare Books Collections
10 Feb

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 'Fireflies'
10 Feb

The St Louis Black Repertory Company continues its 45th Anniversary Season with “Fireflies,” by Donja R. Love, opening on February 11, 2022. Directed by...

Cost-Benefit Analysis for the 21st Century
10 Feb

The Weidenbaum Center is pleased to host Professor Michael A. Livermore to talk about his recent book with co-author Richard Revesz, "Reviving Rationality:...

Thursday, February 10 | 8:00 AM
Virtual Event
Pause at Graham Chapel
10 Feb

The Office for Religious, Spiritual, and Ethical Life will be holding space in Graham Chapel throughout the semester if you need a quiet place to reflect,...

Thursday, February 10 | 9:00 AM
Abstract DNA illustration (image: Shutterstock)
10 Feb

The Synthetic Biology Young Speaker Series (SynBYSS) is a yearlong, weekly, virtual seminar series. The series is organized and chaired by Tae Seok Moon,...

Thursday, February 10 | 10:00 AM
Virtual Event
Does Machine Translation Affect International Trade? Evidence from a Large Digital Platform
10 Feb

Artificial intelligence (AI) is surpassing human performance in a growing number of domains, however, there is limited evidence of its economic effects....

Thursday, February 10 | 12:30 PM
Virtual Event
Xianglin Li
10 Feb

Xianglin Li, associate professor of mechanical engineering at the University of Kansas, will present his seminar titled, “Porous Materials in Energy, Fluid,...

Begging for Attention: The Information Content and Function of Offspring Solicitations
10 Feb

Matthew Dugas, Assistant Professor, Illinois State University Living Earth Collaborative/Evolution, Ecology & Population Biology Seminar Seminars will be...

Thursday, February 10 | 4:00 PM
The Retirement of Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer: Impact and Outlook
10 Feb

Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer announced his retirement after more than 27 years on the bench. WashULaw professors Dan Epps, Lee Epstein, Greg...

Thursday, February 10 | 4:00 PM
Virtual Event
Triggers, Conditions and Nature of the Seismic Rupture
10 Feb

What do we really know about mantle seismicity? Most earthquakes occur within subducting oceanic plates. For geometrical reasons, most of the volume...

Thursday, February 10 | 4:00 PM
Virtual Event
Wix Training Workshop
10 Feb

Caitlin Murphy Herring will help you build a website to market you business or idea. This workshop is designed for Global Impact Award and Skandalaris...

Thursday, February 10 | 4:00 PM
Virtual Event
Challenges to Writing a Commentary on the Gospel of Judas
10 Feb

In sharp contrast to the Gospels in the Bible, the Gospel of Judas criticizes Jesus’s twelve disciples for worshipping a false god and leading a multitude of...

Thursday, February 10 | 6:00 PM
Virtual Event
Gallery Talk: (Un)masking Health
10 Feb

Join faculty curator Ivan Bujan, postdoctoral fellow in the Department of Women, Gender and Sexuality Studies in Arts & Sciences, as he discusses notions of...

Thursday, February 10 | 6:00 PM
Virtual Event
Craft Lecture by Visiting Hurst Professor francine j. harris
10 Feb

francine j. harris’ third collection, "Here is the Sweet Hand" from Farrar, Straus & Giroux, is the winner of the 2020 National Book Critics Circle Award....

Thursday, February 10 | 8:00 PM
Virtual Event

Thursday, February 10