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WashU Team Wins Big at Busch Stadium

By Sydney Everett on April 18, 2019

On March 30, 2019, Cassie Davis (SI ’19) won the top $5,000 prize at the fifth annual Pitch and Catch Competition hosted by the Chaifetz Center for Entrepreneurs at Saint Louis University. Th...

Winners of the Skandalaris Venture Competition Announced

By Sydney Everett on April 16, 2019

On Wednesday, April 10, 2019, the Skandalaris Center hosted the final presentations for the first-ever Skandalaris Venture Competition (SVC). Forty Washington University students entered the SVC an...

IdeaBounce® Brings St. Louis Entrepreneurs Together

By Jacob Finke, International & Area Studies '20 on April 11, 2019

Entrepreneurs and innovators shared their venture ideas, exchanged advice, and networked with other attendees. Eight innovators from around St. Louis pitched their start-up ideas and asked for advi...

“Evidence is Critical”: Design Thinking with Tracie Wolfmeyer

By Jacob Finke, International & Area Studies '20 on April 2, 2019

Integrating Design Thinking into Startup Innovation, with Tracie Wolfmeyer. “8 out of 10 startups will fail.” With this statement, Tracie Wolfmeyer began her talk on how she, and other ...