Photographic portrait of biomechanical engineer Lori Setton

Q & A with Lori Setton

Setton talks about her role as chair of the Department of Biomedical Engineering in the School of Engineering & Applied Sciences and the entrepreneurial climate at university.

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WashU alumna named Schwarzman Scholar

Alumna Lingyu Zhou, founder of Panda Town, an internet financing platform with nearly 1M registered users, has been awarded a 2019 Schwarzman Scholarship.

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48 hours at ArchHacks

Two WashU engineering students share timelines of their experience at ArchHacks 2017.

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WUTEhacks mini-hackathon

WashU Tech Entrepreneurs (WUTE) is hosting a mini-hackathon on Friday, December 1 from 5-10pm at the Skandalaris Center in Mallinckrodt. The theme for this installment of the WUTE mini-hackathon series is problems facing the environment. The first place team will receive $200,…

ArchHacks 2017

An interview with Nam Vakkalagadda, co-director of ArchHacks 2017

ArchHacks, a hackathon hosted by Washington University in St. Louis, took place from October 27-29. The hackathon, centered on the theme HealthTech, attracted over 350 students from across North America who are passionate about technology and design. With access to resources provided…

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2017 Holiday Gift Guide

Looking for holiday gift ideas for family and friends? Look no further. These companies started by WashU alums offer gifts for everyone from runners to science enthusiasts to pets.