A guide to events on our campuses.

Assembly Series

A tradition of convening thought leaders since 1953

McKelvey School of Engineering

Events

Wednesday, May 25

Bound for Beauty
25 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
25 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
25 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
25 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
25 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
25 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...

Scholarly Writing Retreat 2022
25 May

The Scholarly Writing Retreat offers WashU humanities and humanistic social sciences faculty, postdocs and graduate students the opportunity to jump-start...

Wednesday, May 25 | 12:00 AM
Ideas, Art and Community: My Zine Collection
25 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...

Sixth Annual Wealth & Asset Management Research Conference
25 May

The Sixth Annual WAM Conference will convene scholars, students and practitioners who share the common goal of better understanding the financial markets to...

Wednesday, May 25 | 9:15 AM
Virtual Event
Libraries Virtual Book Club: 'The Pull of the Stars'
25 May

Join us for the May virtual book club where we will discuss "The Pull of the Stars" by Emma Donoghue. In 1918 Dublin, in an understaffed maternity ward, the...

Wednesday, May 25 | 3:00 PM
Virtual Event
Pilates Mat & More
25 May

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

Wednesday, May 25 | 4:30 PM
Dark Room Cycle
25 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...

The Black Rep presents August Wilson's 'Jitney'
25 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 25 | 7:00 PM

Wednesday, May 25