A guide to events on our campuses.

Assembly Series

A tradition of convening thought leaders since 1953

McKelvey School of Engineering

Events

Wednesday, June 8

Bound for Beauty
08 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
08 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
08 Jun

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
08 Jun

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
08 Jun

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...

Ideas, Art and Community: My Zine Collection
08 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
08 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
08 Jun

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

Nicole Miller: A Sound, a Signal, the Circus
08 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
08 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...

Sustainability Action Team meeting
08 Jun

For our quarterly Sustainability Action Team (SAT) meeting, we are excited to host our very own Assistant Vice Chancellor for Sustainability, Phil Valko. In...

Wednesday, June 8 | 12:00 PM
Virtual Event
Pilates Mat & More
08 Jun

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

Wednesday, June 8 | 4:30 PM
Dark Room Cycle
08 Jun

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...

Wednesday, June 8