For over 55 years we've been bringing you world-class programming in our Beckman Auditorium. From performing arts such as theater, music, and dance to author series to science lectures to films, we strive to present content that's engaging, entertaining, and relevant. We expect to continue to do so for years to come.

Upcoming Events
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February 8, 2023 7:30 pm

Watson Lecture: Galactic Paleontology with JWST: Finding Living Fossils in the Ancient Universe

Online and In-Person Event
Chuck Steidel (PhD '90), Lee A. DuBridge Professor of Astronomy, Division of Physics, Mathematics and Astronomy, Department of Astronomy,
March 1, 2023 7:30 pm

Watson Lecture: Enigma of the Heart

Online and In-Person Event
Morteza (Mory) Gharib (PhD '83), Hans W. Liepmann Professor of Aeronautics and Medical Engineering; director and Booth-Kresa Leadership Chair of the Center for Autonomous Systems and Technologies (CAST); director of GALCIT, Division of Engineering and Applied Science,
April 19, 2023 7:30 pm

Watson Lecture: Electrifying and Decarbonizing Chemical Synthesis

Online and In-Person Event
Karthish Manthiram, Professor of Chemical Engineering and Chemistry; William H. Hurt Scholar, Division of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering,
May 10, 2023 7:30 pm

Watson Lecture: Making Wearable Materials Smarter

Online and In-Person Event
Chiara Daraio, G. Bradford Jones Professor of Mechanical Engineering and Applied Physics; Heritage Medical Research Institute Investigator, Division of Engineering and Applied Science,

Did You Know?

For some historical perspective enjoy this video from our 40th Anniversary celebration.

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