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2019 Summer Internship Program Welcome!

By Caitlynn Bohanon, Biology/Women, Gender, & Sexuality Studies '22 on May 16, 2019

Each year, the Skandalaris Center partners with local startups to give WashU students a chance to spend a summer interning in the immersive St. Louis startup community. During this paid, 10-week su...

Humanists’ Start Up Event

By Sydney Everett on May 9, 2019

Following is a guest post from Thi Nguyen, Associate Dean for Graduate and Professional Development in The Graduate School.  Last fall we hosted the first installment of Humanists’ Start Up p...

Skandalaris Center Alum Awarded Honorary Degree

By Sydney Everett on May 8, 2019

At the 158th Washington University in St. Louis Commencement on May 17th Theresa A. Carrington will receive an honorary doctor of humanities. Theresa A. Carrington is the founder of the Blessing Ba...

Hatchery Class Final Presentations

By Sydney Everett on May 6, 2019

Students from the Hatchery Class recently presented their final business ideas to members of the St. Louis startup and business community, many of whom had previously taken the Hatchery course them...

Understanding SBIR/STTR Grant Funding

By Sydney Everett on May 2, 2019

The Skandalaris Center, the Institute of Clinical and Translational Sciences (ICTS), and the Siteman Cancer Center recently hosted speakers from the NIH and BioGenerator to help the WashU community...