A guide to events on our campuses.

Assembly Series

A tradition of convening thought leaders since 1953

McKelvey School of Engineering

Events

Monday, May 23

Bound for Beauty
23 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
23 May

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
23 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
23 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
23 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
23 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
23 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...

Global Health Work in Progress Meeting with Philip Budge & Deborah Salvo
23 May

Global Health Work in Progress (GHWIP) aims to bring together members of the Washington University global health community to learn about each other’s...

Monday, May 23 | 1:00 PM
Virtual Event
Energy Flow
23 May

Join BearFIT Instructor Jayne in Studio 1094 for this beautiful blend of Yoga, strength and cardio.

Dark Room Cycle
23 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...

Monday, May 23