Making an Impact

Scholars at Washington University are taking aim at one of the most pressing issues facing children and adults alike – proper nutrition.

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The McDonnell International Scholars Academy

Ernest Moniz, U.S. Secretary of Energy was one of the many notable speakers at the 5th International Symposium.

Symposium 2014

The Global Diversity Overseas Seminar

A professional development program that explores interculturalism, diversity and social justice issues in a global context. For 2014, the GDOS program focused on Ghana.​

GDOS Ghana 2014

Study Abroad

Drawing from an elite global network of partner institutions, Washington University in St. Louis connects faculty and students through research, field work, language study and service around the world.

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McDonnell Academy

Our lead international initiative educates future leaders from around the world and creates a global network of research and scholars.

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After the War

Faculty and alumni with expertise on the region share their perspectives on the future of Afghanistan through lenses that include economic development, military involvement and human rights.

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Washington University in St. Louis creatively addresses and explores the opportunities and challenges of our global society through international collaborations, education, research and partnerships.


bowen195The Trans-Atlantic Forum – John R. Bowen, PhD

“The Trans-Atlantic Forum is building real scholarly partnerships with the best European universities, and will give our graduate students the chance to enter a lasting network of younger and established scholars. Centered in Arts & Sciences, it will bring graduate students from several schools into a truly collaborative international program.”

Learn more about the Trans-Atlantic Forum here.

Read more about John R. Bowen, PhD here.