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McKelvey School of Engineering

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Tuesday, May 21

'Medals of Independence' exhibit
21 May

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...

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

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
21 May

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

Big Little Books, Dowd Illustration Research Archive
21 May

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.
21 May

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

Re-Drawn: Pictures, Plots & Portrayals from Special Collections
21 May

The Re-Drawn exhibition presents materials curated by the Master of Fine Arts in Illustration and Visual Culture (MFA-IVC) students as a part of their...

The Novel Nineteenth Century: Trends, Treatments, and Technologies in Nineteenth Century American Medicine
21 May

This Glaser Gallery exhibit, "The Novel Nineteenth Century: Trends, Treatments, and Technologies in Nineteenth-Century American Medicine," is on display on...

Stormo Symposium on Computational Biology
21 May

History and Current Developments in Computational Biology

Tuesday, May 21 | 9:00 AM
Kahlil Robert Irving: Archaeology of the Present
21 May

The St. Louis–based artist Kahlil Robert Irving creates assemblages made of layered images and sculptures composed of replicas of everyday objects. Mainly...

Reframing: A Call To Inclusion
21 May

Join us for an EMPOWERING half-day symposium designed to UPLIFT voices and CELEBRATE the diversity of experiences among individuals with genetic, physical,...

Toast of WU
21 May

Toast of WU Toastmasters Weekly meeting. Registration Link: https://wustl-hipaa.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJwrcO-gqDMoG9B39SJkOBMXTRbkhW4eKMzk

Tuesday, May 21 | 12:00 PM
Virtual Event

Tuesday, May 21