A guide to events on our campuses.

Assembly Series

A tradition of convening thought leaders since 1953

McKelvey School of Engineering

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Events

Monday, February 12

'Medals of Independence' exhibit
12 Feb

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...

Map of the Missouri Compromise, Library of Congress
12 Feb

The famous Black abolitionist William Wells Brown once remarked, “No part of our slave-holding country is more noted for the barbarity of its inhabitants...

Harry Beckhoff illustration for the fiction story "The Day's Work," Collier's, May 1948. From the Walt Reed Illustration Archive.
12 Feb

The Bend it Like Beckhoff exhibition explores the work of Harry Beckhoff. Beckhoff nearly became an accountant instead of an illustrator after being told in...

A Declaration of Independence medal, image credit belonging to Daniel Frank Sedwick
12 Feb

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.
12 Feb

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...

Legacy of Fandom: Introducing the Levey Family Collection on Sports and Culture
12 Feb

Lewis Levey (MBA ’67) has collected sports memorabilia all his life. His passion began with personal keepsakes from sporting events he attended as a child...

Big Little Books, Dowd Illustration Research Archive
12 Feb

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

Images for Pasted Youth are courtesy of Andrew Krivine.
12 Feb

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

A&S Donuts with the Vice Dean
12 Feb

Come to the Office of Grad Studies Suite and have coffee and donuts with Director of Grad Student Affairs, Andy Wiegert, and Vice Dean of Graduate Education,...

Moving Stories in the Making: An Exhibition of Migration Narratives
12 Feb

Featured artists include Janna Añonuevo Langholz, Arleene Correa Valencia, Zlatko Ćosić, Mee Jey, Amanda Phingbodhipakkiya, Kiki Salem, Rafael Soldi, and...

Monday, February 12 | 9:00 AM
Moving Stories in the Making: An Exhibition of Migration Narratives
12 Feb

Featured artists include Janna Añonuevo Langholz, Arleene Correa Valencia, Zlatko Ćosić, Mee Jey, Amanda Phingbodhipakkiya, Kiki Salem, Rafael Soldi, and...

Monday, February 12 | 10:00 AM
Tragic Depictions: Negative Emotions in the Visual Arts
12 Feb

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...

Global Health Seminar Series
12 Feb

George Kyei, MBChB, PhD, will be speaking about his HIV focused D43 International Research Training Grant at the February Global Health Seminar (formerly...

Monday, February 12 | 12:00 PM
Issues in Aging | Taking Care of Care Workers: Past, Present, and Future Legal Strategies
12 Feb

This seminar is part of the monthly Issues in Aging series that highlights current research and perspectives on aging-relevant issues from experts in...

Monday, February 12 | 12:00 PM
Virtual Event
TRIADS Training Series: Introduction to Text Analysis in Python
12 Feb

This four-session course will provide participants with an introduction to analyzing textual data using Python. We will begin by learning how to perform...

Dr. Chenfeng Ke, Chemistry, Washington University in St. Louis
12 Feb

Chenfeng Ke, Associate Professor, Chemistry, Washington University in St. Louis Nature mastered the art of nanoscale precision and complexity eons before...

Know Your Data Types: What Is My Kind of Data?
12 Feb

The first step in the Data Management and Sharing (DMS) Plan mandated by the 2023 NIH DMS policy (effective January 25, 2023) is to create a list of...

Monday, February 12 | 2:00 PM
Virtual Event
Assembly Series presents 'The Fate of the Earth': A talk by Elizabeth Kolbert
12 Feb

A talk by Elizabeth Kolbert, winner of the Pulitzer Prize for "The Sixth Extinction: An Unnatural History" The history of life on Earth has been described...

Monday, February 12 | 4:00 PM
W.M. Keck Postdoctoral Fellowship Seminar & Reception
12 Feb

The Office of Postdoctoral Affairs invites you to a research seminar featuring the 2023 W.M. Keck Postdoctoral Fellows. A reception immediately following...

Monday, February 12 | 4:30 PM
Mary Mattingly: Proposals
12 Feb

Join us Monday, February 12, at 5:30 p.m. for a lecture with Mary Mattingly, an artist who makes sculptures and photographs about imagined futures. She...

Monday, February 12 | 5:30 PM
Search Strategies for Database Searching
12 Feb

Learn about the basic search strategies and use them in a database search in order to find relevant articles. Covers Boolean Operators, truncation, phrase...

Monday, February 12 | 8:30 PM
Virtual Event

Monday, February 12