McDonnell Scholars share insightful stories during the 2023 McDonnell Academy Global Research Symposium: Forces Reshaping the World.

Held in St. Louis, MO at Washington University in St. Louis, the three-day event included plenary sessions, workshops, panel discussions, and a 3MT Competition featuring research from McDonnell Scholars and graduate students from partner universities and WashU. These stories highlight perspectives that reflect the diversity, experiences, and interests of our Scholars.

Read their blog stories:

Promoting Age Inclusivity

By: Jorge Concha

Watch interviews with esteemed faculty

What is your advice for emerging global leaders?
What is the importance of an interdisciplinary partnership network?
Why does global research collaboration matter?
Why is interdisciplinary collaboration essential in addressing global challenges?
Ted Liyew and Prof. Mark Huffman – Full Interview
Loreina Hsien and Prof. Yasemin Ilkmen – Full Interview
Allison Martinez and Prof. Jorge Llibre-Guerra – Part 1
Allison Martinez and Prof. Jorge Llibre-Guerra – Part 2

Scholar Voices Symposium Edition is Scholar-driven content that sparks conversations and deepens connections within the McDonnell Academy, with our partners, and across the WashU community.

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