A guide to events on our campuses.

Assembly Series

A tradition of convening thought leaders since 1953

McKelvey School of Engineering

Events

Thursday, February 3

19th-Century Medical Schools of St. Louis
03 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
03 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
03 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
03 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
03 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...

Pause at Graham Chapel
03 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 3 | 9:00 AM
BME Seminar: Xiaoting Jia, PhD
03 Feb

Presenting on “Multimaterial Multifunctional Fibers for Biomedical Applications" Xiaoting Jia, PhD, assistant professor, Bradley Department of Electrical...

Thursday, February 3 | 10:00 AM
Virtual Event
Abstract DNA illustration (image: Shutterstock)
03 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 3 | 10:00 AM
Virtual Event
The Historic Preservation Lecture: H ARQUITECTES
03 Feb

H ARQUITECTES will deliver the annual Historic Preservation Lecture online via Zoom. The event is free and open to the public; please check back for...

Thursday, February 3 | 12:00 PM
Virtual Event
Solving Social Work’s Critical Leadership Problem
03 Feb

Some authors call the MSW the new MBA. And yet, social workers are under-represented in human service leadership. We will examine the reasons, challenges,...

Thursday, February 3 | 12:30 PM
Virtual Event
Neutron Stars as Axion Laboratories
03 Feb

The QCD axion and axion-like particles are among the most well-motivated and sought after physics beyond the Standard Model — this is a consequence of the...

Thursday, February 3 | 3:00 PM
Virtual Event
Clocks Gone Wild: Circadian Rhythms in St. Louis
03 Feb

Erik Herzog, Viktor Hamburger Professor, WashU Living Earth Collaborative/Evolution, Ecology & Population Biology Seminar Seminars will be livestreamed on...

Thursday, February 3 | 4:00 PM
Virtual Event
The Holocene Record of the Lake Izabal Basin
03 Feb

Peeking into one of the longest continental records of the northern Neotropics The last 40 years have been marked by a significant decrease in Central...

Thursday, February 3 | 4:00 PM
Virtual Event

Thursday, February 3