A guide to events on our campuses.

Assembly Series

A tradition of convening thought leaders since 1953

McKelvey School of Engineering

Events

Thursday, August 4

Bound for Beauty
04 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
04 Aug

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

Powder, Crinoline, Beasts, Gremlins: Fairytale Subjects in Illustration
04 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
04 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
04 Aug

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

Ideas, Art and Community: My Zine Collection
04 Aug

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...

Faculty Tools, Electronic Lab Notebook
04 Aug

Electronic Lab Notebook Hear real world advice from educators from Columbia University and Thomas Jefferson University who use LabArchives for their...

Thursday, August 4 | 9:00 AM
Virtual Event
Abstract DNA illustration (image: Shutterstock)
04 Aug

The Synthetic Biology Young Speaker Series (SynBYSS) is a yearlong, weekly, virtual seminar series. The series is organized and chaired by Tae Seok Moon,...

Thursday, August 4 | 10:00 AM
Virtual Event
BearFit Hatha Yoga
04 Aug

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

Thursday, August 4 | 12:00 PM
STEM Poster Palooza
04 Aug

Undergraduate researchers at the McKelvey School of Engineering will present their work at the second STEM Poster Palooza at 2 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 4, in...

TRX Total Assets
04 Aug

Join BearFIT Instructor Jason in Studio 1904 for this dynamic take on suspension training with a mix of dumbells and body weight exercises. Registration is...

Thursday, August 4 | 4:00 PM
BearFit Vinyasa Yoga
04 Aug

Join BearFIT Instructor Monica in Studio 1904 for this gentle but challenging Yoga Class.

Thursday, August 4 | 6:30 PM
WashU Night at the Drive-in Movie Theater
04 Aug

Join us at our summer Thrive event on Aug. 4! Bring your friends and family or join coworkers and reconnect with our WashU community under the stars at...

Thursday, August 4 | 7:30 PM

Thursday, August 4