A guide to events on our campuses.

Assembly Series

A tradition of convening thought leaders since 1953

McKelvey School of Engineering

Events

Wednesday, March 30

Bound for Beauty
30 Mar

Before publishers started mass producing books with standardized bindings, owners took their books to be bound individually according to their tastes and...

Counter/Narratives: (Re)presenting Race & Ethnicity
30 Mar

The Counter/Narrative exhibition examines the way in which objects are preserved and collected through archives, museums, and exhibitions and investigates...

Day of Dialogue and Action: 'Making Sense and Meaning In a Period of Incredible Change'
30 Mar

The Day of Dialogue and Action is Washington University in St. Louis’ dedicated time for its community to pause, convene and engage across roles and campus...

Virtual Event
Moving Magic: Movable Books in the Rare Books Collections
30 Mar

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
30 Mar

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...

Women in Medicine at Washington University School of Medicine
30 Mar

This exhibit is sponsored by the Academic Women's Network and features 22 women from the Washington University School of Medicine who mentored and inspired...

Ideas, Art and Community: My Zine Collection
30 Mar

The Collect O’Rama table is a space for individuals to share unique personal collections. Director of Development at the ACLU of Missouri Nicole Rainey has...

The Magic in His Hands: Charles Johnson’s Artistic Versatility
30 Mar

Charles Johnson is a wildly prolific and widely acclaimed novelist, philosopher, essayist, screenwriter, cartoonist and more. "The Magic in His Hands"...

Voting Rights: What’s It All About?
30 Mar

Voting rights are widely recognized as the cornerstone of democracy, but they are under threat from concerted efforts to limit voting. This event will...

Wednesday, March 30 | 12:00 PM
Virtual Event
BearFit Barre Fusion
30 Mar

Join BearFIT Instructor Tanya in Studio 1904 for this blend of Barre, Pilates and Core strength class.

Leveraging the Collective: A Commitment to Advancing DEI in Our Communities
30 Mar

Join this conversation as panelists focus on how we can leverage our individual and collective voices to advance diversity, equity, and inclusion within our...

Wednesday, March 30 | 12:30 PM
Virtual Event
ESE Dissertation Defense: Suranjana Samanta
30 Mar

Positron emission tomography (PET) is a highly sensitive imaging modality that can provide in vivo quantitative information of biological processes at a...

Wednesday, March 30 | 1:00 PM
Forging Ties, Forging Passports: Migration and the Modern Sephardi Diaspora
30 Mar

"Forging Ties, Forging Passports" is a history of migration and nation-building from the vantage point of those who lived between states. Mays traces the...

Wednesday, March 30 | 3:30 PM
C.R. Stephen Lecture: 'The Ups and Downs of Homeostatic Plasticity'
30 Mar

This event will take place virtually via Zoom. Gina Turrigiano will present on 'The ups and downs of homeostatic plasticity.' Turrigiano is the Joseph...

Wednesday, March 30 | 4:00 PM
Virtual Event
Colloquium:  Fast Radio Bursts
30 Mar

Fast Radio Bursts (FRBs) are short (few millisecond) bursts of radio waves observed from cosmological distances. Their origin is presently unknown, yet their...

Pilates Mat & More
30 Mar

Join BearFIT Instructor Leifann in Studio 1904 for this classical mix of Pilates Mat and more.

Wednesday, March 30 | 4:30 PM
Body Sculpt
30 Mar

Join BearFIT Instructor Lily in Olympic Studio for this full body, high energy workout to start your weekend off right!

Wednesday, March 30 | 5:00 PM
Dark Room Cycle
30 Mar

Join BearFIT Instructors Steve and Estephanie as they hold down your 5:30pm Dark Room Cycle throughout the week. This dynamic and fun ride is beat driven...

TRX Total Assets
30 Mar

Join BearFIT Instructor Jason in Studio 1904 for this dynamic take on suspension training with a mix of dumbells and body weight exercises. Registration is...

Wednesday, March 30 | 5:30 PM
At the Edge of Whiteness: Brown Feeling and the Public Life of Blackness in José Clemente Orozco's U.S.-based Prints
30 Mar

This talk explores the Mexican artist, José Clemente Orozco’s, US-based lithograph on the public life of Blackness, executed during his second and longest...

Wednesday, March 30 | 6:00 PM
Virtual Event
BearFit BearFLEX
30 Mar

Join BearFIT Instructor Meghann-Monday and Desi-Wednesday for this unique written workout for our WashU Family ! We will work on a workout for 4 weeks and...

Wednesday, March 30 | 6:00 PM
Yin Yoga
30 Mar

Join BearFIT Instructor Jason in Studio 1904 for this gentle stretching Yoga class. Give yourself a chance to restore and relax.

Wednesday, March 30 | 7:00 PM
BearFit Zumba
30 Mar

Join BearFIT Instructor Jessica for this high energy dance party to the latest latin hits!

Wednesday, March 30 | 7:15 PM

Wednesday, March 30