A guide to events on our campuses.

Assembly Series

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McKelvey School of Engineering

Events

Tuesday, August 30

Bound for Beauty
30 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
30 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
30 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
30 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
30 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
30 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
30 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...

Tuesday, August 30 | 9:00 AM
Tips and Tools for Helping Kids Thrive in the Upcoming School Year
30 Aug

As kids head into this next school year, they will start their third year of Covid-impacted schooling with schools more political and divided than ever...

Tuesday, August 30 | 12:30 PM
Virtual Event
Thriving in the Midst of Chaos: Time Management Strategies for Navigating Academic Medicine
30 Aug

This seminar is part of the CRTC Career Development Seminar Series. The Career Development Seminar Series offers periodic workshops and presentations open to...

Tuesday, August 30 | 3:30 PM

Tuesday, August 30