Committed to Action

Committed to Action

Clinton Global Initiative University students gathered at Washington University April 5–7 to fine-tune their plans for tackling some of society’s most urgent challenges.
Cosmic Research in Antarctica

Cosmic Research in Antarctica

WUSTL researchers travel to remote, isolated, ­hostile ­Antarctica to conduct balloon-borne astronomy ­experiments. Their ultimate goal is to solve the mysteries of cosmic rays — the rain of charged particles from space falling ­continuously on Earth.
The Road Less Traveled

The Road Less Traveled

Washington University grads have the confidence to ­pursue their dreams — even if those dreams don’t quite mesh with their majors.

Bee Venom: A New Weapon Against AIDS

Nanoparticles carrying a toxin found in bee venom can destroy the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) while leaving surrounding cells unharmed, researchers at the Washington University School of Medicine have shown.
Survey Says

Survey Says

We asked 350 seniors to share favorites and future plans. Scan the first question below and then click through the slideshow above to see more.

A Deeper Shade of Green

Washington University is ranked as the world’s 11th greenest campus in the 2012 annual ­report of UI GreenMetric, a worldwide university ranking system that lists 215 of the world’s most sustainable and eco-friendly campuses.
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