News & Events

Celebrating New Staff and Roles

By Jennifer on August 16, 2017

We are delighted to introduce three new staff members and a new role at the Gephardt Institute. These highly talented and ...

Upcoming Events

  • September 15, 2017 • 4 PM – 6 PM
  • Paraquad Health and Wellness Center, 5200 Berthold Ave, 63110

Join WashU’s Social Enterprise and Innovation Competition (SEIC) kick-off event on Friday, September 15. The event will honor and recognize the 2016-2017 SEIC award participants, highlight the vision for the SEIC moving forward, and launch the 2017-2018 SEIC cohort. For more details and to register, click here. The SEIC also has applications online ( for entrepreneurs interested […]

Past Events

  • April 13, 2017 • 6 PM
  • Brown Lounge, Brown Hall

The Brown School Alumni Board and the Gephardt Institute invite you to a screening of Hunger in America, a powerful documentary tackling the hunger epidemic in America. The film will be followed by a thoughtful discussion featuring: Lindy Drew, MSW/MPH ’16, Humans of St. Louis Co-Founder Judith Coyman, Director of Community Relations, Operation Food Search. RSVP […]

  • April 13, 2017 • 12 PM – 1 PM
  • DUC 234

This event will introduce participants to online tools available for political and community organizing. Panelists will present a set of free tools for purposes ranging from graphic design to power analysis and asset mapping. Tools will be presented in their broader political and social context, and panelists will provide concrete examples of how these tools have been employed in […]

  • April 3, 2017 • 5 PM

The Goldman Fellows Program is a unique opportunity for undergraduates to spend a summer in St. Louis with other WashU students who care about the St. Louis community. The program supports undergraduates who secure unpaid summer internships at nonprofit, community, or governmental organizations in the St. Louis region. Goldman Fellows receive $5000 summer stipends for community-based […]