student business

Not only Olin: StEP offers students real-world entrepreneurial experience 

At Washington University, students are able to wholly operate their own businesses on campus.

| Junior Scene Editor 

MadiMikay: WU sophomore creates her own vegan lip gloss line

Ever considered what your favorite beauty brand would be like if it were run by a Washington University student? MadiMikay is an all-natural lip gloss business run entirely by sophomore Madison Mikayla Williamson.

| Staff Writer

From idea to verb

We all know the feeling. The aha moment, the light bulb flash of inspiration, the single most amazing idea, one so simple that it makes you wonder how it couldn’t have been done before.

Caroline Ludeman

Bloom Coffee replaces Ursa’s hot chocolate bar

Senior Andrew Dowd spent five consecutive summers in Nicaragua, travelling to coffee farming villages. He worked in coffee shops since he was sixteen years old. His new student-run café, Bloom Coffee, will replace the hot chocolate bar in Ursa’s Cafe this fall. Dowd presented his idea to start Bloom Coffee to the University in July.

New student company encourages good deeds

A new website created by a Washington University student aims to encourage random acts of kindness by “connecting strangers through favors.”

| Staff Reporter

Do-A-Poll allows students to voice their views

Washington University students who want to measure the opinions of their peers, or see how their views measure up, can now do so online.

| Staff Reporter

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