Innovation, entrepreneurship: August 2020 virtual events

WashU’s Skandalaris Center for Interdisciplinary Innovation & Entrepreneurship isn’t letting current circumstances slow them down. Take advantage of these virtual events during the month of August. Design Entrepreneurship IdeaBounce® Mon, 8/3, 4:00PM – 5:00PM (Central), Online This Sam Fox School of Design…

The High Risers

These WashU alumnae have reached dizzying heights of success in fashion, tech, media and design. With high-profile clients, an unending stream of accolades and jawdropping funding rounds, they’ve risen fast and far — most before the age of thirty.

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Dec. 8 skillshare: Sustainable Gifting and Wrapping

Join SWAP and learn how to make gift boxes using 100% sustainable materials! WashU student startup SWAP (Sharing with a Purpose) is hosting a skillshare on sustainable gifting and wrapping Friday, Dec. 8, 3 – 6:00 p.m. at the Trading Post, 6515 Wydown Blvd.…

Starting up in St. Louis

Zoë Scharf, BFA ’11, laughs as she recalls how she decided to come to the Sam Fox School of Design & Visual Arts. It turned out to be an ideal match in more ways than one. Since coming to St. Louis, Scharf has fallen in love not only with the university but also with the city. 

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WashU alum’s label in the spotlight at New York Fashion Week

Debuting new designs at New York Fashion week is nothing new for Washington University alum Jordana Warmflash. Her label, Novis, has been a success from the very beginning, thanks to her entrepreneurial spirit and dedication to the creative process.