A guide to events on our campuses.

Assembly Series

A tradition of convening thought leaders since 1953

McKelvey School of Engineering

Brown School

Events

Sunday, January 28

'Medals of Independence' exhibit
28 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...

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

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

Photo from the Missouri Historical Society.
28 Jan

The Louisiana Purchase Exposition, also known as the St. Louis World’s Fair, opened its doors to the public on April 30, 1904. By the time it concluded in...

Gerty T. Cori and Carl F. Cori in lab, circa 1947.
28 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...

Big Little Books, Dowd Illustration Research Archive
28 Jan

Explore the small and smaller books in the Little Libris exhibition displayed as a miniature library. The miniature library display contains books from...

MADness Unleashed: The World of MAD Magazine
28 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.
28 Jan

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

Tragic Depictions: Negative Emotions in the Visual Arts
28 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...

Sunday, January 28