A guide to events on our campuses.

Assembly Series

A tradition of convening thought leaders since 1953

McKelvey School of Engineering

Events

Wednesday, May 18

2022 MFA in Illustration & Visual Culture Thesis exhibition
18 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
18 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
18 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
18 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
18 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
18 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
18 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
18 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
18 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
18 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...

The Black Rep presents August Wilson's 'Jitney'
18 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...

Wednesday, May 18 | 10:00 AM
What Economic Security Looks Like and How to Get There
18 May

What policies can help more families achieve economic security? On May 18, 12:00–3:00 PM (ET), join U.S. Senator Bob Casey (PA), William Elliott III, Trina...

Wednesday, May 18 | 11:00 AM
Virtual Event
Pilates Mat & More
18 May

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

Wednesday, May 18 | 4:30 PM
Dark Room Cycle
18 May

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...

Wednesday, May 18