A guide to events on our campuses.

Assembly Series

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McKelvey School of Engineering

Events

Wednesday, March 9

A Day in the Life
09 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
09 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
09 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
09 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
09 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...

Ideas, Art and Community: My Zine Collection
09 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
09 Mar

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

Beyond My Experience: Scott Crick
09 Mar

Beyond My Experience is a unique interview series where you can hear from WashU BME PhD alumni who have navigated the transition from their degree to the...

Wednesday, March 9 | 12:00 PM
Virtual Event
BearFit Barre Fusion
09 Mar

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

Dropping the Head-pan for Better Educational Opportunities: The Case of Girls in Northern Ghana at Risk of Dropping out of School for Child Labor
09 Mar

This presentation shares the findings of an exploratory qualitative study that examined the push and pull factors behind the prevalence of girls migrating...

Wednesday, March 9 | 12:30 PM
Virtual Event
Crisis in Ukraine: Past, Present and Future
09 Mar

The Office of the Provost and Crisis & Conflict in Historical Perspective, Department of History, invite you to join a thoughtful discussion with a panel of...

Wednesday, March 9 | 4:00 PM
Virtual Event
Physics Colloquium with Lakshmi Mahadevan
09 Mar

Lakshmi Mahadevan from Harvard University will be presenting the colloquium. Register for colloquium.

Wednesday, March 9 | 4:00 PM
Virtual Event
Statistics and Data Science Seminar: "Urban/Community Analytics and the Value of University/City Partnerships"
09 Mar

Abstract: In today’s data driven world, statisticians and data scientists are in high demand. A key area where our talents and skills contribute is a better...

Wednesday, March 9 | 4:00 PM
The Disinherited: Christianity and Conversion in Calcutta in the 19th Century
09 Mar

This talk is based on the so-called “Great Tagore Will Case” which created a scandal in Calcutta, the capital city of the British Indian empire, in the...

Wednesday, March 9 | 4:00 PM
Pilates Mat & More
09 Mar

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

Wednesday, March 9 | 4:30 PM
Body Sculpt
09 Mar

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

Dark Room Cycle
09 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
09 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 9 | 5:30 PM
BearFit BearFLEX
09 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...

Middle East - North Africa Film Series
09 Mar

Eliezer Skolnik (Shlomo Baraba) and his son Uriel Skolnik (Lior Ashkenazi) are both biblical scholars. The father has toiled in obscurity, whereas his son is...

Wednesday, March 9 | 6:00 PM
Neuroweek: NeurOlympics
09 Mar

A neuroscience trivia competiton with prizes for the winning team. Come with some friends to compete, or form a team once you arrive!

Wednesday, March 9 | 6:00 PM
WOW: Women Owned Wednesday
09 Mar

The Center for Diversity and Inclusion is kicking off Women's History Month with WOW: Women Owned Wednesday. This is event is designed to showcase local...

Wednesday, March 9 | 6:00 PM
International Writers Series: Anca Roncea
09 Mar

In this virtual reading and discussion, Anca Roncea, translator and Comparative Literature doctorate student in the track for international writers, will...

Wednesday, March 9 | 7:00 PM
Virtual Event
Yin Yoga
09 Mar

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

Wednesday, March 9 | 7:00 PM
BearFit Zumba
09 Mar

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

Wednesday, March 9 | 7:15 PM

Wednesday, March 9