A guide to events on our campuses.

Assembly Series

A tradition of convening thought leaders since 1953

McKelvey School of Engineering

Events

Saturday, June 18

Bound for Beauty
18 Jun

Before publishers started mass producing books with standardized bindings, owners took their books to be bound individually according to their tastes and...

Chiura Obata, an Artist Behind Barbed Wire: 80 Years After the Incarceration
18 Jun

Chiura Obata (1885-1975) was a Japanese American painter known primarily for illustrating the West Coast landscape in works that embody his artistic...

Counter/Narratives: (Re)presenting Race & Ethnicity
18 Jun

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

Stories From World War II
18 Jun

The "Stories From World War II" exhibition brings together stories from the Second World War told through special collections. A variety of personal accounts...

Juneteenth Caribbean Heritage Walkathon
18 Jun

The Center for Diversity and Inclusion and The Academy for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion at WashU are rallying to support this event. Please fill in the...

Ideas, Art and Community: My Zine Collection
18 Jun

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...

(Un)masking Health: Counter Perspectives
18 Jun

As we continue to navigate in the United States both an ongoing health pandemic and an epidemic of racism, public health officials and media outlets are...

Chitra Ganesh: Dreaming in Multiverse
18 Jun

With an overarching interest in the possibilities of visual narratives, the artist Chitra Ganesh draws on Buddhist and Hindu iconography, science fiction,...

Juneteenth Pop-up Display
18 Jun

In commemoration of Juneteenth, the Kemper Art Museum brings together works by four contemporary American artists of African descent—Torkwase Dyson, Trenton...

Nicole Miller: A Sound, a Signal, the Circus
18 Jun

Known for her evocative videos and multimedia installations, California-based artist and filmmaker Nicole Miller frequently addresses themes such as race,...

Nine Ways from Sunday: 2022 MFA in Visual Art Thesis exhibition
18 Jun

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...

Saturday, June 18