A guide to events on our campuses.

Assembly Series

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McKelvey School of Engineering

Events

Friday, May 6

Bound for Beauty
06 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
06 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
06 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
06 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
06 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
06 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
06 May

Spring reading and exams.

Ideas, Art and Community: My Zine Collection
06 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...

ESE 527 Data Analytics Seminar: Aaron Smith
06 May

Automating time-series analysis of UAV thermography to quantify concrete bridge deck failures. Aaron Smith, Chief Data Scientist at Alynix Abstract: ...

Friday, May 6 | 11:00 AM
Virtual Event
University Shield
06 May

Presenting on “Development of noninvasive biomarkers for cervical spondylotic myelopathy” Read the full abstract. Dinal Jayasekera, PhD candidate, will...

Friday, May 6 | 12:00 PM
Virtual Event
WashU Founder Friday Series: Sam Fiorello
06 May

Sam Fiorello, CEO of Cortex Innovation Community will speak during a conversation hosted by Dedric Carter, vice chancellor for innovation and chief...

Cycle Express
06 May

Join BearFIT Instructor Meghann in The Dark Room for this 30 min cycle class! We will get a quick sweat on and feel like we packed in 50 mins of work! ...

Energy Flow
06 May

Join BearFIT Instructor Hele for this beautiful flow of Yoga, Strength and Cardio

Dark Room Cycle
06 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...

BearFit Vinyasa Yoga
06 May

Join BearFIT Instructor Zahra in Studio 1904 for this gentle but challenging Yoga class.

Friday, May 6 | 6:00 PM
South African Wine Dinner
06 May

Our May wine dinner features dishes from South Africa. Join us in person at the Whittemore House to enjoy five delicious courses with wines to match! The...

A Singing Tribute to Christine Armistead
06 May

Chris has been a beloved mentor and teacher to many students at WashU and in the greater St. Louis area for well over 40 years. Tonight's program will be a...

Friday, May 6