A guide to events on our campuses.

Assembly Series

A tradition of convening thought leaders since 1953

McKelvey School of Engineering

Events

Friday, September 30

Chakaia Booker: 'Shaved Portions'
30 Sep

Chakaia Booker is renowned for her artistic practice that pushes the limits of abstraction through the use of her signature material—discarded rubber tires...

Ervin Scholars: Honor the Legacy
30 Sep

The John B. Ervin Scholars Program honors the memory of a nationally renowned educator and community leader who believed in giving students a first-rate...

Leaving China: An Artist Paints His World War II Childhood
30 Sep

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

Life in St. Louis 1888-1905: T.S. Eliot’s First Waste Land
30 Sep

The Waste Land by St. Louis native TS Eliot was published in 1922 and forever changed literature. The Life in St. Louis 1888-1905: T.S. Eliot’s First Waste...

Stories From World War II
30 Sep

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

Women's Tennis Hosts ITA Regionals
30 Sep

Come support WashU Women's Tennis as they host the Intercollegiate Tennis Association Regionals 9/30-10/1

Yadier Molina and Albert Pujols: Selections from the Collection of Tim Huskey
30 Sep

Tim Huskey has been collecting Cardinals baseball memorabilia since he was five years old, when he stood in line to get an autograph from his favorite...

Through the Scope: A Small History of Microscopy
30 Sep

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

Astrophysics Seminar on the Trinity Ultrahigh Energy Neutrino Observatory
30 Sep

Astrophysical neutrinos with more than petaelectronvolt energies are becoming increasingly popular as probes to understand the cosmic rays' origin and to...

Friday, September 30 | 9:00 AM
Pause @ Graham Chapel
30 Sep

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...

Friday, September 30 | 9:00 AM
ESE Seminar: Morteza Lahijanian
30 Sep

Autonomous systems are poised to become an integral part of our economy, infrastructure, and society. They are rapidly gaining more capabilities via AI...

Introduction to Business Analyst Online
30 Sep

Business Analyst Online is a component of the Esri Site License that is designed to facilitate common business-related applications such as market analysis,...

Ambivalent Pleasures: Advertiser Content in American Art
30 Sep

This installation prompts the question of how the visual culture of marketing and markets influences our lives. Bringing together modern and contemporary...

EECE Seminar - Dr. Kyle Bibby
30 Sep

Tracking Viruses in Wastewater - from Metagenomics to Monkeypox Pathogenic human viruses account for the majority of predicted infectious risk from exposure...

Katharina Grosse Studio Paintings, 1988–2022: Returns, Revisions, Inventions
30 Sep

Katharina Grosse is internationally celebrated for her large-scale, on-site works that she paints across built and natural environments. To date, less focus...

Katharina Grosse: On the Edge of Something Else
30 Sep

The renowned contemporary artist Katharina Grosse, whose exhibition Katharina Grosse Studio Paintings, 1988–2022: Returns, Revisions, Inventions is on view...

Loving, Criticizing & Remaking American Democracy: Building Coalitions that Care for All of Us
30 Sep

The US political system was not created with everyone in mind and continues to be a work in progress. Join us as we explore how you can stand for democracy...

Friday, September 30 | 12:00 PM
Virtual Event
Vietnam: Race, Violence and Decolonization in a Mekong Delta at War, 1945-54
30 Sep

We often like to think of decolonization in terms of binary struggles between European oppressors and indigenous resistance. But what happens when an...

Friday, September 30 | 12:00 PM
Cycle Express
30 Sep

Join BearFIT Instructor Meghann in The Dark Room for this 30 min cycle class! We will get a quick sweat on and feel like we packed in 50 mins of work! ...

Department of Music Lecture: Florent Ghys
30 Sep

“Utopian Instrumentation and Audiovisual Musique Concrête” Florent Ghys - Lecturer in Music, Washington University in St. Louis Florent Ghys will discuss...

Friday, September 30 | 3:00 PM
Metrolink Ride & Discussion
30 Sep

Access STL & the Office of Sustainability will lead a student Metrolink ride from the University City-Big Bend station to the Brentwood-I64 station to visit...

Open place for all students to dance within scheduled time
30 Sep

A space for all dancers to use for practice for there arts as they see fit.

Friday, September 30 | 3:00 PM
Headache Related Neck Pain – Who Should We Treat?
30 Sep

The Sahrmann Lectureship will be held on Friday, September 30 at 4:00-5:00 PM (Virtual). Gwendolen Jull, AO, MPhty, PhD, FACP will be the guest speaker...

Friday, September 30 | 4:00 PM
Virtual Event
Civic and Community Engagement Fair
30 Sep

Join us for this annual event where you can meet student social action groups, learn more about volunteer opportunities, and learn more about the non-profit...

Jazz, Pop, New Music Festival: Returns, Revisions, Inventions
30 Sep

In conjunction with the exhibition Katharina Grosse Studio Paintings, 1988–2022 this contemporary jazz festival is presented in collaboration with Autumn...

Bridging Gaps: Hometown Ervin Scholars Changing the World
30 Sep

Brittany Packnett Cunningham, vice president of social impact at BET, NBC News and MSNBC political analyst, and host of UNDISTRACTED, and Morgan DeBaun,...

Friday, September 30 | 5:30 PM
Orange Shirt Day: Candlelight Vigil
30 Sep

Join us for a candlelight vigil in commemoration of Orange Shirt Day, as we partner with the American Indian Student Association. Orange shirt day brings...

Friday, September 30 | 7:00 PM

Friday, September 30