A guide to events on our campuses.

Assembly Series

A tradition of convening thought leaders since 1953

McKelvey School of Engineering

Events

Friday, February 18

A Day in the Life
18 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
18 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
18 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
18 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...

Out of Scope: Unexpected Items in the Rare Book Collections
18 Feb

Rare book collections usually coalesce around a unifying theme. As a medical library, it’s no surprise that most of the rare books in the Becker collections...

The Black Rep presents 'Fireflies'
18 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...

Love Data Week: Introduction to R – Advanced Data Visualization in R
18 Feb

This Love Data Week virtual workshop will provide an introduction to using advanced data visualization techniques in R. Attendees will have an opportunity to...

Friday, February 18 | 10:00 AM
Virtual Event
Dr. Feng Yan
18 Feb

Feng Yan, Assistant Professor Department of Metallurgical & Materials Engineering The University of Alabama Highly Efficient Thin Film Photovoltaics for...

Friday, February 18 | 11:00 AM
Whitaker Hall, Room 100
Stream Available
Love Data Week: Geospatial Frontiers
18 Feb

The purpose of WashU’s Geospatial Working Group (WGWG) is to connect and expand GIS research and teaching on campus, and to deepen WashU’s regional...

Friday, February 18 | 12:00 PM
Virtual Event
Cycle Express
18 Feb

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! ...

University Shield
18 Feb

Join the WashU Department of Sociology for our semesterly Major-Minor Welcome Session! Aimed toward first-year students and sophomores, this virtual event...

Friday, February 18 | 1:00 PM
Virtual Event
Love Data Week: Introduction to Photogrammetry
18 Feb

This session will cover the process for creating 3D models from photography. We will discuss initial photography, structure from motion (SfM) processing...

Friday, February 18 | 2:00 PM
Virtual Event
Podding with Hamlet
18 Feb

Sujata Iyengar, Professor of English, University of Georgia; Co-founder and Co-editor of Borrowers and Lenders: The Journal of Shakespeare and Appropriation...

Friday, February 18 | 4:00 PM
Virtual Event
Black Anthology 2022: Asifuye Mvua Imemnyeshea
18 Feb

Join us for an in-person screening of the 2022 Black Anthology production (previously pre-recorded) at 6:15 p.m.-9:30 p.m. Feb. 18 and 1:15p.m.-3:30p.m. Feb....

Friday, February 18 | 6:15 PM
St. Louis Astronomical Society Meeting: First Images of a Supermassive Black Hole
18 Feb

In April 2019 the first images of a black hole were released by the Event Horizon Telescope (EHT) global consortium. The first image showed a bright ring of...

Friday, February 18