WashU International Guidelines for Proposal

Guidelines for Proposals The International Travel Oversight Committee (ITOC) requires submission and approval of proposals for any Washington University Sponsored or Supported International Travel (as defined in the International Travel Policy) involving WU students, faculty and staff. Of particular concern to ITOC are the health, safety and security risks to faculty, staff and students abroad. If […]

2012 McDonnell Academy Recognition Ceremony

The McDonnell International Scholars Academy hosted a Scholar Recognition Ceremony & Reception on May 19, 2012. Three scholars (Li Chen, Sasithorn Payakanate and Juanyi Yu) gave speeches.

Academy Recruits U.S. Scholars

Beginning in 2012, the McDonnell International Scholars Academy will recruit U.S. scholars as part of its incoming cohort. U.S. Scholars will comprise up to 25% of each cohort. U.S. scholars are expected to participate in all the activities organized by the Academy with other international scholars from partner institutions. In addition, U.S. Scholars will spend […]

Doing business on the Danube

Eleven Olin Business School students traveled to Hungary in May to work with start-up companies in Budapest.

Sam Pitroda Visits WashU

Mr. Sam Pitroda, the Chairman of the Knowledge Commission of India, visited Washington University on September 11, 2007 as the inaugural speaker in the McDonnell Academy’s Distinguished Visiting Lecturer Series. Mr. Pitroda had meetings with scholars  and ambassadors of the academy and Chancellor Mark Wrighton, and he visited departments and laboratories on the Danforth Campus as well as […]

Scholars See American Politics Up Close

To better understand American politics, culture, history and government, a group of 18 recent graduates from Asia’s top research universities are visiting Washington, D.C., March 22-25, as part of their graduate education at Washington University in St. Louis. Read the full story in the WashU Newsroom.

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