A guide to events on our campuses.

Assembly Series

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McKelvey School of Engineering

Events

Monday, August 29

Bound for Beauty
29 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
29 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
29 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
29 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
29 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
29 Aug

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

Pause @ Graham Chapel
29 Aug

The Office for Religious, Spiritual, and Ethical Life will be holding space in Graham Chapel. The Chapel will be open for reflection, prayer or a moment of...

Monday, August 29, 2022 | 9:00 AM
Digital Mental Health Intervention Introduced During Orthopedic Care for Chronic Back Pain
29 Aug

Abby Cheng, MD, MPHS, presents this ICTS mHealth Research Core Seminar, "Digital mental health intervention introduced during orthopedic care for chronic...

Monday, August 29, 2022 | 10:00 AM
Virtual Event
Perspectives: Stop Calling Me Diverse
29 Aug

Language is important in shaping and communicating culture and the values associated with it. We will be hosting 2 virtual sessions of this Perspectives to...

Monday, August 29, 2022 | 11:30 AM
Virtual Event
PAD Welcome Back Reception
29 Aug

The Performing Arts Department welcomes all new and returning undergraduate & graduate students, faculty, adjunct faculty, staff and postdoctoral fellows to...

Monday, August 29, 2022 | 5:00 PM
Dark Room Cycle
29 Aug

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...

Monday, August 29