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New StEP Business – Campus Creamery to Launch on Thursday, 3/30/23!

Pop quiz: Which of the following is not available at WashU? Steelhead poke, curried mango quinoa, tofu schnitzel or soft-serve ice cream. Somehow, the answer is ice cream. But that changes on Thursday, March 30, when sophomore Harrison Lieber debuts Campus Creamery, a


Fourteen WashU Startups Competing in St. Louis Inno Madness

We are excited to see that 14 of the 32 local startups competing in the 2023 Inno Madness competition include WashU students and alumni founders! Inno Madness is a friendly, bracket-style challenge where readers vote to advance companies based on


Finalists Announced for Spring 2023 Skandalaris Venture Competition

Thirteen WashU student and recent alumni ventures have been selected as finalists in the spring 2023 Skandalaris Venture Competition (SVC). A total of 26 semifinalist teams gave their best pitch to a panel of judges during closed sessions this afternoon.


Skandalaris Spotlight: Pryce Adade-Yebesi

Leading effectively is an exceptionally daunting task, especially if those you’re managing have placed their livelihood in the hands of your judgment. I had an opportunity to connect with Pryce Adade-Yebesi, COO of Utopia Labs, and he offered his experienced


Semifinalists Announced for Spring 2023 Skandalaris Venture Competition

Twenty-six Washington University startups have been named as semifinalists in the spring 2023 Skandalaris Venture Competition (SVC), where they are competing for a chance to win up to $25,000 in funding. Each venture is founded by students or recent alumni,