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Shop with a WashU Startup

It’s holiday shopping time! To help make your gift buying a little easier we assembled the following guide featuring products and services from WashU entrepreneurs and innovators that anyone on your list will love. The list will be updated regularly


A Thanksgiving Reflection

I first came to Washington University and the Skandalaris Center in 2007, long after the late Bill Danforth was at the helm of this great institution. During my initial time here, the Center reported to then-Chancellor Mark Wrighton, who was


Fall 2020 Skandalaris Venture Competition Finalists Announced

Seven WashU student and recent alumni-led ventures are set to compete in the Fall 2020 Skandalaris Venture Competition (SVC) for a chance to win $22,500 in awards. We had a record-setting number of SVC applications and reviewed 62 ventures. Selecting


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WashU Named in the Top Undergrad & Grad Schools for Entrepreneurship Studies for 2021

Washington University in St. Louis continues to be a top school for entrepreneurship – ranking #9 for undergraduate studies and #15 for graduate studies in the Princeton Review and Entrepreneur rankings for Top Schools for Entrepreneurship Studies. The rankings were


Alumna launches mentorship collective for women in finance

Angel An, BSBA ’16, works for Morgan Stanley’s Multicultural Innovation Lab, where she supports and invests in early stage tech and tech-enabled startups led by women and multicultural entrepreneurs. She wrote this for the Olin Blog.  “All talents deserve to