Be the Change …  you want to see in the world

Be the Change … you want to see in the world

Washington University students create new, innovative ways to serve others, both near and far. Through the Social Change Grants program, the university invests in these young social entrepreneurs, helping them fulfill the promise of bringing change to the world.
The Big Picture

The Big Picture

Professor Gaylyn Studlar reveals new ways to understand Hollywood as an industry, as well as its effects on our perceptions and culture.
A Great Distance to Traverse

A Great Distance to Traverse

In Absence of Closure, Gustav Schonfeld, MD, the Samuel E. Schechter Professor of Medicine, recounts an amazing life journey, from a happy childhood in Munkacs, to the horrors of Auschwitz, to a long-term career at the university.
A Green Appeal

A Green Appeal

Architecture and business alumna Leigh Stringer works on and writes about sustainable strategies for the workplace. Although the greening of work and life is slow, it’s the “right thing to do,” she says.
Journalism Reinvents Itself

Journalism Reinvents Itself

Alumnus Merrill Brown, a master at straddling old world media and new technology, promotes innovative strategies for how journalism can survive in the digital age.
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