A guide to events on our campuses.

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McKelvey School of Engineering

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Events

Friday, April 22

Bound for Beauty
22 Apr

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
22 Apr

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

Moving Magic: Movable Books in the Rare Books Collections
22 Apr

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
22 Apr

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...

Powder, Crinoline, Beasts, Gremlins: Fairytale Subjects in Illustration
22 Apr

Fairytales were a popular subject for books during the Golden Age of Illustration and continue to be so today. The emergence of the children’s book as its...

Ya Guan, IMSE PhD Candidate
22 Apr

"Pro-survival, Pro-angiogenic and Anti-inflammatory Biomaterials for Ischemic Tissue Regeneration" Ischemia-induced diseases, such as myocardial infarction...

Friday, April 22, 2022 | 8:00 AM
Ideas, Art and Community: My Zine Collection
22 Apr

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...

Astrophysics Seminar on Extragalactic Cosmic Rays
22 Apr

Kachelriess will review the status of ultrahigh-energy cosmic ray (UHECR) physics. After introducing the main experimental results and summarizing possible...

Friday, April 22, 2022 | 9:00 AM
Virtual Event
Free Radical Oxidation of Guanine—Mutagenic or Epigenetic?
22 Apr

10th Annual Weissman Lectures Free radicals’ and ‘oxidative stress’ sound like bad news in the context of the precious DNA constituting our genome, but yet...

Friday, April 22, 2022 | 11:00 AM
Reading with Hengameh Yaghoobifarah
22 Apr

The Center for the Humanities Reading Group “Comparative Readings of LGBTQ+ Literature in German” (Conveners: Christian Schuetz, Franzi Finkenstein) invites...

Friday, April 22, 2022 | 11:00 AM
Virtual Event
Hindi-Urdu Table
22 Apr

Games, songs, poems, etc. & discussion of culture and current events in Hindi! All levels and dialects welcome! Student Leader Contacts: Padma Dubey -...

Friday, April 22, 2022 | 12:00 PM
WashU Founder Friday Series: Jeffrey Milbrandt & Aaron DiAntonio with Dedric Carter
22 Apr

WashU Founder Friday events are designed to educate entrepreuners and celebrate WashU innovation. Sessions are for faculty and postdocs, but all are welcome.

Cycle Express
22 Apr

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! ...

Rescheduled: Pan African Capital?: Banks, Currencies and Imperial Power
22 Apr

U.S. and Europe-based banks and international financial institutions including the IMF have been central to critical accounts of Africa’s place in global...

Friday, April 22, 2022 | 3:00 PM
Virtual Event
Sports & Society Reading Group: Whereas Hoops
22 Apr

The Sports & Society reading group will meet on April 22nd for our third and final meeting of the spring, this time in person! John Early and Noah Cohan will...

Friday, April 22, 2022 | 3:00 PM
Energy Flow
22 Apr

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

Friday, April 22, 2022 | 4:30 PM
A Conversation with Angel Blue
22 Apr

Host, Todd Decker Learn more about this incredible musician in an informal conversation setting hosted by Todd Decker. Angel Blue is famous for her warm...

Women in Philosophy Art Show
22 Apr

We would like to invite you to the opening night of the second Washington University Department of Philosophy Art Exhibit: Women in Philosophy: Power and...

Friday, April 22, 2022 | 5:00 PM
Dark Room Cycle
22 Apr

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...

BearFit Vinyasa Yoga
22 Apr

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

Friday, April 22, 2022 | 6:00 PM
Student Dance Showase: 'Sunny Side Up'
22 Apr

Student Dance Showcase is pleased to present “Sunny Side Up,” a performance of nine different works with a large range of styles and focus. SDS is a way for...

Friday, April 22