A guide to events on our campuses.

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McKelvey School of Engineering

Events

Tuesday, January 31

Beauty in Enormous Bleakness: The Design Legacy of the Interned Generation of Japanese Americans
31 Jan

"The Beauty in Enormous Bleakness: The Design Legacy of the Interned Generation of Japanese Americans" explores architecture’s relationship to issues of...

Chakaia Booker: 'Shaved Portions'
31 Jan

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

Seymour Chwast, End Bad Breath, 1967. D.B. Dowd Modern Graphic History Library
31 Jan

In the late 1940s and 50s, mainstream illustration was dominated by the simulated small-town charm of Norman Rockwell and the slick but false assurances of...

Holiday Lights Recycling 2022-2023
31 Jan

Wondering what to do with your old or unworkable holiday lights? You can recycle them! The annual Holiday Lights Recycling Drive returns to Washington...

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

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...

Mr. William Shakespeare's comedies, histories, and tragedies, 1685
31 Jan

"The Play’s the Thing" exhibition celebrates the 400-year anniversary of the first folio—the first time William Shakespeare’s collected works were printed....

Glaser Gallery Exhibit: 'How did we get hear? Historic hearing devices, 1800-2000'
31 Jan

The hearing aids we are familiar with today are both tiny and mighty, but they weren’t always that way. This exhibit highlights the long history of hearing...

Molecular-scale Mapping of the Pseudomonas Aeruginosa Biofilm Matrix
31 Jan

Professor Courtney Reichhardt - (Host: Michael Greenberg)

Microbiology Seminar Series
31 Jan

The Microbiology seminar series is held weekly during the academic year. Speakers present current research on pathogenic bacteria, fungi, protozoa,...

Missouri Climate Dialogue: a roundtable discussion on Climate Change & National Security
31 Jan

Join us for a virtual discussion with researchers and practitioners to learn about how climate & security issues will manifest in Missouri, and how we can...

Tuesday, January 31 | 12:00 PM
Virtual Event
Toastmasters: Transitioning to the New Retirement
31 Jan

Join Toast of WU special guest speaker Chris Frey, MSW, ASCW. Chris will be talking about planning for retirement. Zoom link:...

Tuesday, January 31 | 12:00 PM
Virtual Event
The Next Generation of Therapists: Migration, Belonging and Mental Health Care in France
31 Jan

In France, transcultural psychiatry is a leading approach in supporting the mental health needs of immigrant and minority patient populations. The goal of...

Tuesday, January 31 | 4:00 PM
Emotionally Intelligent Leadership Workshop
31 Jan

Emotional intelligence is the capacity to be aware of, control, and express your emotions. It is also about handling interpersonal relationships...

Civic Café
31 Jan

Civic Cafe is a weekly event series every Tuesday evening at Stix House, 6470 Forsyth, from 5:30 to 7 p.m., when classes are in session. Each night will...

Tuesday, January 31 | 5:30 PM
Civic Café: Civic Journey Spotlight
31 Jan

On Tuesday, January 31 from 5:30pm-7:00pm, the Gephardt Institute is thrilled to welcome Wesley Bell, Prosecuting Attorney for St. Louis County, Missouri for...

Tuesday, January 31 | 5:30 PM
Americanist Dinner Forum: Introducing  "Left in the Midwest:  St. Louis Progressive Activism in the 1960s and 1970s"
31 Jan

The American Culture Studies Program invites you to a zoom webinar panel discussion featuring three contributors to Left in the Midwest. Keona K. Ervin will...

Tuesday, January 31 | 6:00 PM

Tuesday, January 31