A guide to events on our campuses.

Assembly Series

A tradition of convening thought leaders since 1953

McKelvey School of Engineering

Events

Wednesday, September 7

Bound for Beauty
07 Sep

Before publishers started mass producing books with standardized bindings, owners took their books to be bound individually according to their tastes and...

Leaving China: An Artist Paints His World War II Childhood
07 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....

PAD Dance Auditions
07 Sep

Washington University Dance Theatre: This is temporary This annual concert dance showcase features diverse and creative choreography by resident and guest...

Powder, Crinoline, Beasts, Gremlins: Fairytale Subjects in Illustration
07 Sep

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
07 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...

Through the Scope: A Small History of Microscopy
07 Sep

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
07 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...

Wednesday, September 7 | 9:00 AM
The Role of Policy in Implementation Science and Health Equity
07 Sep

Join us for The Role of Policy in Implementation Science and Health Equity with Karen Emmons of the Harvard T. H. Chan School of Public Health. This event is...

Wednesday, September 7 | 12:00 PM
Virtual Event
Voting, Misinformation, Disinformation and Manipulation
07 Sep

Elections in the United States continue to face threats from false and misleading narratives, conspiracy theories, misinformation, disinformation and...

Wednesday, September 7 | 12:00 PM
Virtual Event
The Case of the Missing Interstellar Amorphous Silicate
07 Sep

Astronomical observations show that silicate dust in interstellar space and in the outer parts of accretion disks of young Sun-like stars is almost entirely...

Wednesday, September 7 | 4:00 PM
Faculty Book Talk: Felicia Fulks
07 Sep

White Allies Handbook, provides an action-based resource to help those considering serving as allies and promoting racial equality among all marginalized...

Welcome Black BBQ with ABS, NPHC and BFSC
07 Sep

Join us for great food, music and energy! In collaboration with Association of Black Students, the National Pan-Hellenic Council, and the Black Faculty and...

Wednesday, September 7 | 5:30 PM
Career Celebration for Raymond E. Arvidson
07 Sep

We are pleased to invite alumni, colleagues, students, and friends to two events in honor of Raymond E. Arvidson, the James S. McDonnell Distinguished...

Wednesday, September 7 | 7:00 PM
Material World of Modern Segregation:  St. Louis in the Long Era of Ferguson
07 Sep

Join us for “Modern Segregation in St. Louis,” an online and interactive panel discussion featuring experts on urban culture and politics, and racial...

Wednesday, September 7 | 7:00 PM
Virtual Event
My 50 Years Exploring Mars: From the Viking Landers to the Perseverance Rover
07 Sep

During the summer of 1969, the Mariner 6 and 7 spacecraft flew past Mars while imaging the atmosphere and surface. This was the beginning of unveiling the...

Wednesday, September 7 | 7:00 PM

Wednesday, September 7