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Skandalaris Center Hosts 2024 Summer Accelerator Program

On June 3, the Skandalaris Center kicked off Summer with Skandy, our immersive 10-week program for startup founders and interns that aims to provide WashU students and recent graduates with valuable experience working in the St. Louis startup ecosystem. Founders


Redefining Entrepreneurship: How Two WashU Alums are Investing in Small Businesses to Make a Big Impact

Entrepreneurship can mean a variety of things as the industry continues to grow and expand. For Max Kleeman (MBA ’23) and Drake Hill (MBA ’23), it means wanting to give back and investing in small businesses. Through their company, Funded


44 WashU Graduates Earning Honors in Innovation & Entrepreneurship through the Skandalaris Center

The Skandalaris Center is excited to announce the 2024 Washington University in St. Louis graduates who have earned Honors in Innovation & Entrepreneurship recognition. During their time at WashU, these students were active leaders in the entrepreneurial ecosystem on campus and


Skandy Awards Recognize Six Individuals with a Commitment to Entrepreneurship

On Thursday, April 18, the Skandalaris Center hosted the Washington University Innovation & Entrepreneurship Awards in Crowder Courtyard. This celebratory year-end gathering marks the culmination of the dedication and achievements fostered by our vibrant community of innovators and entrepreneurs. As


An Unprecedented Night at the Innovation & Entrepreneurship Awards

It was a night full of celebration and unexpected turns as the Skandalaris Center presented The Washington University Innovation & Entrepreneurship Awards, honoring students, alumni, staff, and entrepreneurial community members for their contributions to the WashU ecosystem. As we gathered