Focusing on innovation and entrepreneurship

Chancellor Mark S. Wrighton gave a special address titled “A Vision for Innovation and Entrepreneurship at Washington University in St. Louis” March 16 at the Eric P. Newman Education Center. During his presentation, Wrighton emphasized the university’s Plan for Excellence and the goal to “Enhance our global leadership today to benefit the world tomorrow.” He said the university has the opportunity to create new jobs through its research, innovation and entrepreneurship, to be a leader in advancing human health and to move the results of research and education to bring benefit to society. To view the complete presentation, visit