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The Humble Hustle: WashU team, GiftAMeal, adds to their accolades

It has become quite common to hear the words “GiftAMeal” and “winner” in the same sentence. The GiftAMeal team has been on a roll since launching their social impact startup in 2014. The mobile app (formerly FoodShare), which funds a donated meal


4.19.16 -- Dan Myatt of Mavuno (right) poses with Emre Toker, Managing Director of the Skandalaris Center. Source: Twitter @MavunoCongo

Announcing the 2016 SEIC and SC Cup Winners!

The Skandalaris Center for Interdisciplinary Innovation and Entrepreneurship hosted two separate business plan competitions this semester: The Skandalaris Center Cup (SC Cup) and The Social Enterprise and Innovation Competition (SEIC). The awards presentation for each of these competitions was combined


Spring Boeing Patent Challenge Finals

We’re always impressed by the ideas brought forth by students at Washington University in St. Louis, and this semester’s Boeing Patent Challenge participants are no exception. Six teams participated in the Boeing Patent Challenge finals on April 25th, and four teams


We Hacked The Loop!

Just one week ago, we hosted our first ever Delmar Loop Social Impact Hackathon in partnership with our friends at the Delmar Loop Innovation Neighborhood (run by Joe Wojtal, BS ’86, and David Sandel, BSEE ’84). From April 22-24, students and community members


Visiting VC drops the mic: ‘Looking for the remarkable’

We teamed up with student organizations, WUTE and Y’s Thoughts, to bring Arteen Arabshahi to campus April 20th-21st. His stay was a part of a venture capital series that the aforementioned student groups hosted throughout this semester, titled WUTE.VC. Arteen