A guide to events on our campuses.

Assembly Series

A tradition of convening thought leaders since 1953

McKelvey School of Engineering

Brown School

Events

Saturday, January 20

'Medals of Independence' exhibit
20 Jan

One of the most iconic images in the American memory is John Trumbull’s Declaration of Independence. The painting was commissioned by Congress in 1817 and...

Chris Jackson and Chrystal Jackson: 'Somewhere in the Stars'
20 Jan

Washington University in St. Louis alumnus (1981) Chris Jackson authored and produced numerous musical shows and productions in St. Louis, the Midwest, and...

A Declaration of Independence medal, image credit belonging to Daniel Frank Sedwick
20 Jan

Drawing from the Washington University Wulfing Collection of ancient coins and from private collectors, the Coins Across Time exhibition examines aspects of...

Gerty T. Cori and Carl F. Cori in lab, circa 1947.
20 Jan

Washington University in St. Louis has been affiliated with 26 Nobel Laureates, many of whom did a significant portion of their award-winning work at the...

MADness Unleashed: The World of MAD Magazine
20 Jan

The MADness Unleashed exhibition is an overview of MAD Magazine and its place within American culture. The exhibition is highlighted by original art and...

Images for Pasted Youth are courtesy of Andrew Krivine.
20 Jan

Pasted Youth is an exhibition of posters, flyers, fanzines, handbills, record sleeves, badges, and other punk ephemera from the collection of Andrew Krivine....

Secret Sciences: The Hidden Arts of Alchemy
20 Jan

In the popular imagination, alchemy is often synonymous with the transmutation of lead into gold. But while this was certainly one of the alchemists’ goals,...

Tragic Depictions: Negative Emotions in the Visual Arts
20 Jan

This exhibition explores the puzzle of why we seek out and enjoy negative emotions caused by our engagement with art, such as the sadness we feel when we...

Saturday, January 20