Sam Fox students have the opportunity to address cultural and social conditions often ignored by countries in the Northern Hemisphere through a semester in Buenos Aires.
Neurosurgical training in Ireland fosters personal, professional growth
Neurosurgery residents at Washington University School of Medicine have an opportunity to see how complex neurosurgical procedures are performed in another country
Symposium to address climate change and extinction
A two-degree temperature shift could lead to environmental extremes and mass extinctions, experts warn.
Adventures of a Skandalaris Summer Intern – 1st Friday
Our 2015 Summer Intern class enjoyed their first summer Friday outing just a few short days ago. For those of you who don’t know, our summer interns work for their ventures Monday – Thursday. On Friday mornings we take them out into the St. Louis community to explore, get them ingrained in the St. Louis […]
Welcoming our 2015 Summer Intern Class
32 WUSTL undergraduate students will begin an exciting summer of discovery in St. Louis and supporting commercial and social venture startups throughout the region.
Celebrating outstanding entrepreneurial grads
We in the Skandalaris Center were pleased and proud to host four graduating seniors at a luncheon today to celebrate their time at Washington University and to award certificates acknowledging their accomplishments in entrepreneurship. Getting to know these students and supporting their efforts are the most rewarding aspects of our work. Our thanks and congratulations […]
Make YOUR Global Impact
THIS JUST IN! – on Tuesday June 2, 8:30 – 10AM, Skandalaris Center Managing Director Emre Toker will lead a workshop on the Global Impact Award with specific training on the 2-page submission due June 15. To attend, please post your idea (a brief description is all that’s required) at ideabounce.com/GIA15. Come prepared to talk about your […]
Rattled by Nepal quake, faculty shift focus from research to relief
Brown School’s Shanta Pandey was in Kathmandu when quake hit.
Friedman Center for Aging Annual Lecture & Awards
Congratulations to our colleagues in the Friedman Center for Aging on their annual lecture and awards. In addition to acknowledging the great work of award winners Brendan Lucey, Karen Berry Elbert, and Sherrill Wayland. The event featured a fascinating keynote from Stephen Johnston, co-founder of Aging 2.0, building a bridge between innovators and startups and the […]
Skandalaris Center Goes to France (In a manner of speaking)
On Tuesday, April 21 our managing director, Emre Toker, will be leading an on-line workshop for The Institut Polytechnique des Sciences Avancees located in Ivry-sur-Seine, Toulouse, France. Included below is some additional information regarding our international debut. Tomorrow France, next week – the world!