The McDonnell International Scholars Academy convenes International Symposia to explore and connect with its global partners on pressing issues of common concern.

October 15, 2021

8:00 – 10:15 AM CST (2-Sessions)

This session will be held virtually CDT (St. Louis time) through Zoom. This webinar is free and open to the public, but registration is required. Once you’ve registered, the joining information will be sent to your email.  


Resilience and Reinvention: Lessons from the Pandemic

October 15 | 8:00 AM CST

This two-part forum will present exciting new research arising from ongoing international collaborations involving McDonnell Academy partner institutions. It will feature presentations by researchers from Washington University in St. Louis and their collaborators around the globe on the impacts and lessons of Covid-19.

The 2021 International Symposium is a collaboration with the McDonnell International Scholars Academy, the Institute for Public Health and the Social Policy Institute at Washington University in St. Louis.

Throughout Fall 2020, the McDonnell Academy hosted various virtual workshops and panel discussions with colleagues from our partner universities. Key takeaways and highlights from the workshops are available in the 2020 Symposium executive summary.

2020 International Symposium

Executive Summary
2020 Virtual International Symposium
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