A guide to events on our campuses.

Assembly Series

A tradition of convening thought leaders since 1953

McKelvey School of Engineering

Events

Friday, March 4

A Day in the Life
04 Mar

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
04 Mar

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
04 Mar

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
04 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
04 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...

PAD presents: 'Rent'
04 Mar

Book, Music and Lyrics By Jonathan Larson Directed by Ron Himes Choreography by Heather Beal Musical Direction by Henry Palkes The Pulitzer Prize- and Tony...

Friday, March 4 | 12:00 AM
The Black Rep presents 'Fireflies'
04 Mar

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

Ideas, Art and Community: My Zine Collection
04 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...

Pause at Graham Chapel
04 Mar

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,...

Friday, March 4 | 9:00 AM
The Magic in His Hands: Charles Johnson’s Artistic Versatility
04 Mar

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

Dr. Danielle Tullman-Ercek
04 Mar

Danielle Tullman-Ercek, Professor Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering McCormick School of Engineering Northwestern University Toward better...

Friday, March 4 | 11:00 AM
Whitaker Hall, Room 100
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Just Get on the Pill: The Uneven Burden of Reproductive Politics
04 Mar

Krystale E. Littlejohn will discuss insights from her book, "Just Get on the Pill: The Uneven Burden of Reproductive Politics," published by University of...

Friday, March 4 | 11:30 AM
Virtual Event
Cycle Express
04 Mar

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! ...

Hurst Talk: The Political Aesthetics of Compromise
04 Mar

From New York Times op-eds to SNL skits, the fantasy of compromise and the end of polarization is a recurring theme in contemporary U.S. culture. As...

Friday, March 4 | 2:00 PM
ESE Destress Lego Game Night
04 Mar

Join the ESE Undergraduate Advisory Board for a Destressing Lego/Game Night on Friday, March 4th at 3pm to 5pm.

Friday, March 4 | 3:00 PM
Listening Through the Firewall: A Sonic Narrative of Communication Between Taiwan and China
04 Mar

Department of Music Lecture Abstract This presentation explores the recent history of the Taiwan Strait (1949-today) from the perspective of audio...

World Literature as Process and Relation: East Asia's Russia and Translation
04 Mar

This talk discusses world literature models through an examination of Russian and East Asian literary relations and translation-related issues. Through the...

Friday, March 4 | 3:00 PM
Energy Flow
04 Mar

Join BearFIT Instructor Hele for this beautiful flow of Yoga, Strength and Cardio

Dark Room Cycle
04 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...

NCAA Basketball Tournament: WashU vs. Cornell College
04 Mar

The Bears welcome Wheaton, Hope and Cornell for the first and second rounds of the NCAA Division III Men's Bastketall Tournament. Wheaton and Hope will...

Friday, March 4 | 5:50 PM
BearFit Vinyasa Yoga
04 Mar

Join BearFIT Instructor Zahra in Studio 1904 for this gentle but challenging Yoga class.

Friday, March 4 | 6:00 PM
The Aorta of an Archivist (still), 2021. UHD video, 5.1 surround sound installation; running time: 53:00.
04 Mar

The Sam Fox School and Laumeier Sculpture Park present a screening of The Aorta of an Archivist by Dario Robleto. The artist will be on hand to introduce the...

Friday, March 4