Semester in FlorenceThe Global MedPrep Scholars ProgramMcDonnell Scholars in New YorkGlobal impact through nutritionStudy in Copenhagen

Florence Semester

Sam Fox School architecture, art, communication design, and fashion design undergraduate students are studying in Florence, Italy. Photo: field trip to Venice.

Florence Semester Program

The Global MedPrep Scholars Program

Students have the opportunity to spend their fall semester in Shanghai, China's largest city and one of the world's greatest cultural and financial centers.

Global MedPrep Program

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


Sadatl4Leila Sadat – Crimes Against Humanity

There is an obvious need for a treaty covering the prevention and punishment of crimes against humanity. Unlike genocide and war crimes, crimes against humanity are not yet the subject of a comprehensive treaty prohibiting them. Protecting the victims-and future victims from these crimes is a daunting, but doable task if states are willing to commit resources to it. Imposing clear legal obligations on states is difficult, but it is essential for the promotion of International peace and security. The Harris Institute is proud to be leading the campaign to negotiate and adopt this new treaty.

Learn more about Leila Sadat here.