A guide to events on our campuses.

Assembly Series

A tradition of convening thought leaders since 1953

McKelvey School of Engineering

Events

Thursday, May 5

Bound for Beauty
05 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
05 May

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

Illustrated History: Selections from the MFA-IVC Students’ Work in Special Collections
05 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
05 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...

Out of Scope: Unexpected Items in the Rare Book Collections
05 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
05 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...

Reading and Exams
05 May

Spring reading and exams.

Ideas, Art and Community: My Zine Collection
05 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...

Astrophysics Seminar on Isotopes in Atmospheres
05 May

Abstract: The stable isotopes of H, C, N, O and S are invaluable tools for investigating a variety of atmospheric processes. For ancient Earth we use S...

Thursday, May 5 | 10:00 AM
Abstract DNA illustration (image: Shutterstock)
05 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 5 | 10:00 AM
Virtual Event
WUSM Farmers Market
05 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 5 | 10:00 AM
BearFit Hatha Yoga
05 May

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

Thursday, May 5 | 12:00 PM
Advocacy & Allyship With Asian American Pacific Islander Communities: A Conversation With Organizers & Advocates
05 May

The term Asian American/Pacific Islander encompasses more than 20 million Americans of widely differing experiences, religions and traditions. Mainstream...

Thursday, May 5 | 12:30 PM
Virtual Event
Book Discussion: 'Dying of Whiteness'
05 May

Please join the Office of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion for a discussion of physician Jonathan M. Metzl’s book “Dying of Whiteness: How the Politics of...

Thursday, May 5 | 4:00 PM
Virtual Event
Can You Believe It – Even More Fun with God’s Quantum Dots!
05 May

L. G. Sobotka - Departments of Chemistry and Physics, Washington University. The second (nuclear) excited state in 12C is the gateway to the periodic table....

TRX Total Assets
05 May

Join BearFIT Instructor Kaitlyn in Studio 1904 for this dynamic take on suspension training with a mix of dumbells and body weight exercises. Registration...

BearFit S40 Boxing
05 May

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

Dark Room Cycle
05 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. ...

BearFit Gentle Flow Yoga
05 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 5