A guide to events on our campuses.

Assembly Series

A tradition of convening thought leaders since 1953

McKelvey School of Engineering

Events

Tuesday, August 23

Bound for Beauty
23 Aug

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
23 Aug

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

Leaving China: An Artist Paints His World War II Childhood
23 Aug

Leaving China is an exhibition of work by accomplished artist James McMullan that focuses on watercolor paintings about his childhood during World War II....

Powder, Crinoline, Beasts, Gremlins: Fairytale Subjects in Illustration
23 Aug

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...

Stories From World War II
23 Aug

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

Through the Scope: A Small History of Microscopy
23 Aug

The invention of the microscope revealed the invisible and enabled new fields of biomedical research. Explore a small history of microscopy, from Robert...

ESE Dissertation Proposal Jiaming Liu
23 Aug

Fast and robust recovery of image from deluge of incomplete and noisy date is now within reach for many important biomedical applications. Success in such...

Tuesday, August 23 | 9:00 AM
Virtual Event
Department of Music Open House
23 Aug

You are invited to the Department of Music Open House on Tuesday, August 23 from 11:00am - 12:30pm in the Gaylord Music Library. This is a great opportunity...

Tuesday, August 23 | 11:00 AM
Religious Studies Program Open House (Bear Beginnings)
23 Aug

Welcome to the Religious Studies Program at Washington University! As part of the Bear Beginnings departmental welcomes for incoming students, the Religious...

Tuesday, August 23 | 11:00 AM
WashU Department of Sociology's Bear Beginnings Open House
23 Aug

The WashU Department of Sociology welcomes all incoming students (first-years and transfers) to participate in its annual Bear Beginnings Open House on...

Tuesday, August 23 | 11:00 AM
BearFit Hatha Yoga
23 Aug

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

Tuesday, August 23 | 12:00 PM
Dance Placement Class for 2022-2023
23 Aug

This class is not an “audition” for admission to the program, but a chance for students new to dance at Washington University to meet dance faculty, dance...

BearFit Barre Fusion
23 Aug

Join BearFIT Instructor Moira for this fusion of Barrre, Pilates and stretch. You will focus on sculpting and strengthing your muscle and core using this...

Tuesday, August 23 | 4:00 PM

Tuesday, August 23