WRIGHTON LEADERSHIP FELLOWS

In recognition of the visionary role that Mark S. Wrighton played in founding the McDonnell International Scholars Academy, the Mark S. Wrighton Leadership Fellows Program was created with a mission to recognize and mentor Scholars who have demonstrated outstanding potential for greater leadership. The McDonnell Academy will admit up to two Scholars, selected in the fall with […]

McDonnell Scholar Residences

ABOUT THE MCDONNELL ACADEMY HOUSING COMPLEX The McDonnell Academy residences, located on Washington Avenue at Melville Avenue in University City, are approximately 10-minutes (walking) to/from the Danforth Campus and are truly a great place to live! Designed with the Academy’s mission in mind and managed by Quadrangle Housing, Washington University’s off-campus housing services team, we take […]

McDonnell Academy Fireside Chat

McDonnell Academy Fireside Chat

The McDonnell Academy Fireside Chat featured Victor AI, Olin alumnus and Founder & CEO of Terminus Group, and Kurt Dirks, Director, McDonnell International Scholars Academy, and Vice Chancellor for International Affairs at Washington University in St. Louis for a conversation and Q&A – From St. Louis to Beijing: The Story of How AI is Re-Imagining […]

8th McDonnell International Symposium

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the in-person proceedings of the 8th International Symposium will be postponed to fall 2021. We continue to hold virtual sessions throughout the fall. GLOBAL TOWN HALL: Hope in a Time of Uncertainty OCTOBER 8 | 2020 The burden of the global pandemic on health systems, economies, and societies has been […]

8th McDonnell International Symposium

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the in-person proceedings of the 8th International Symposium will be postponed to fall 2021. We continue to hold virtual sessions throughout the fall. GLOBAL TOWN HALL: Hope in a Time of Uncertainty OCTOBER 8 | 2020 This event was conducted virtually via Zoom.  The first event of the McDonnell International […]

McDonnell Academy 7th International Symposium

35 Premier universities united to address the world’s most critical problems of the 21st century at the McDonnell Academy 7th International Symposium, cohosted by Tsinghua University in Beijing, China, October 11-14, 2018. The meeting created space for joint investigation on complex global issues, drawing on a diversity of perspectives from multiple countries and disciplines. It offered […]

Andrew Martin

Andrew Martin, Chancellor

Andrew D. Martin was appointed Washington University’s 15th chancellor by the university’s Board of Trustees on July 14, 2018.  From 2014-2018, Martin served as dean of the College of Literature, Science, and the Arts at the University of Michigan. Previously, he served in various positions at Washington University in St. Louis, including as the Charles […]