A guide to events on our campuses.

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McKelvey School of Engineering

Events

Thursday, May 12

2022 MFA in Illustration & Visual Culture Thesis exhibition
12 May

This exhibition features thesis projects by the MFA in Illustration & Visual Culture candidates in the 2022 graduating class of the Sam Fox School’s Graduate...

Bound for Beauty
12 May

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
12 May

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

Gobsmacked: 2022 BFA in Studio Art Senior Capstone Exhibition, Part 2
12 May

GOBSMACKED, the 2022 BFA in Studio Art Senior Capstone Exhibition, Part 2, features the work of seniors from the program. Featured Artists Connor Dolan Lou...

Illustrated History: Selections from the MFA-IVC Students’ Work in Special Collections
12 May

The Illustrated History exhibition presents selected works from the Master of Fine Arts in Illustration and Visual Culture (MFA-IVC) students’ digital...

Moving Magic: Movable Books in the Rare Books Collections
12 May

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...

Nine Ways from Sunday: 2022 MFA in Visual Art Thesis exhibition
12 May

This exhibition features thesis projects by the MFA in Visual Art candidates in the 2022 graduating class of the Sam Fox School’s Graduate School of Art. MFA...

Out of Scope: Unexpected Items in the Rare Book Collections
12 May

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
12 May

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...

Ideas, Art and Community: My Zine Collection
12 May

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...

Abstract DNA illustration (image: Shutterstock)
12 May

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, May 12 | 10:00 AM
Virtual Event
WUSM Farmers Market
12 May

The Office of Sustainability, Operations & Facilities Management Department, and Human Resources are excited to announce the return of The School of Medicine...

Thursday, May 12 | 10:00 AM
Low Cost, High Tech, All Access: Lowering Barriers to Care with Digital Mental Health
12 May

Olusola Ajilore, MD, will present the ICTS mHealth Research Core Seminar Olusola Ajilore is a professor of psychiatry at the University of Illinois Center...

Thursday, May 12 | 11:00 AM
Virtual Event
200 Years of the US-Colombia Relationship: Continued Opportunities for Partnership and Growth
12 May

The Law School’s office of International and Graduate Programs and LALSA will be hosting Juan Carlos Pinzon, Colombian ambassador to the United States. The...

BearFit Hatha Yoga
12 May

Join BearFIT Instructor Chris for this noon hour break of stretching, breathing, and mindfulness.

Thursday, May 12 | 12:00 PM
Artificial Intelligence: Implications for Social Equity and Bias
12 May

Algorithmic bias and data ethics long precedes artificial intelligence. In this webinar, we will discuss the relationship between AI and the unique...

Thursday, May 12 | 12:30 PM
Virtual Event
Marvin A. Brennecke Symposium
12 May

Symposium honoring Nobel Laureate, Charles M. Rice.

MEDA Inaugural Symposium & Networking
12 May

The mission of the Mentorship to Enhance Diversity in Academia (MEDA) program is to provide academic and career mentorship for diverse trainees by...

TRX Total Assets
12 May

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...

BearFit S40 Boxing
12 May

Join BearFIT Instructor Jake at South 40 Fitness Center in Zetcher Dance Studio for this mix of Cardio, Strength and Boxing.

BearFit Vinyasa Yoga
12 May

Join BearFIT Instructor Monica in Studio 1904 for this gentle but challenging Yoga Class.

Dark Room Cycle
12 May

Join BearFIT Instructor Sophie on Tuesday and Hele on Thursday in Dark Roo m Studio for this amazing cycle ride focused on beats and energetic music. ...

The Black Rep presents August Wilson's 'Jitney'
12 May

The St. Louis Black Repertory Company continues its in-person 45th Anniversary season with "Jitney" by August Wilson, opening May 11 and running through May...

Thursday, May 12 | 7:00 PM
BearFit Gentle Flow Yoga
12 May

Join BearFIT Instructor Alex in Studio 1904 for this gentle stretch yoga class to help reconnect your mind and body as you finsih off the week.

Thursday, May 12