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Big Ideas Beta Project Innovation in Action Reports

October 3 @ 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Eric P. Newman Education Center Seminar + Map

Venture for America STL Fall Welcome - Alumni Fireside Chat

October 3 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Skandalaris Center, Mallinckrodt 128 + Map

Pitch Workshop

October 5 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Skandalaris Center, Mallinckrodt 128 + Map

WashU Startup Fair

October 5 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Customer Discovery Workshop

October 14 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Skandalaris Center, Mallinckrodt 128 + Map

Design Thinking: Understand, Reimagine, Create!

On September 8th, Tracie Wolfmeyer shared all about the Design Thinking process and her experience in corporate innovation at our Design Thinking Workshop. Tracie is a recognized leader in Corporate Innovation, Design Thinking, and Startups for creating new ways of


Brian Wolfe, Partner at Kirkland & Ellis, joins Skandalaris Center National Council

The Skandalaris Center is proud to announce our newest National Council member, Brian Wolfe, a corporate partner at Kirkland & Ellis in Chicago. His practice focuses on private equity and venture capital transactions. Brian received his JD with honors from


The Home of WashU Entrepreneurship

The Skandalaris Center is the home of WashU EntrepreneurshipAt the Skandalaris Center our initiatives serve students, faculty, staff, and alumni from all levels and all disciplines. We support WashU entrepreneurship by inspiring the entrepreneurial mindset and empowering our community to explore and execute solutions to address the world’s problems and meet local needs through innovation and entrepreneurship. To support WashU entrepreneurs, we have developed programs and events to help them:

  1. Explore their inner maker
  2. Develop and ideate new methods and solutions to the world’s challenges
  3. Take their ideas to the next level
  4. Gain knowledge and skills in innovation and entrepreneurship.

In addition to the Skandalaris Center staff, we work with entrepreneurs and professionals with a range of experiences and expertise to support WashU entrepreneurship.