The values informing our path forward

The values informing our path forward

These are some of the values we hold dearly at Washington University and the values that have given us the firm foundation we have in place. And right now, these values are fueling the work we do to flatten the curve, mitigate the spread of COVID-19, and do our best to care for those who […]
Endowment 101: socially responsible investing

Endowment 101: socially responsible investing

I for one am proud of the immense progress we are making to invest in industries that align so closely with our mission, with a strong tendency to shy away from those that might serve to detract from it.  And moving forward, we will continue to make even greater strides to invest in businesses with […]
A message regarding novel coronavirus

A message regarding novel coronavirus

During this time, I urge each member of our community to see one another’s humanity and to extend compassion and empathy to those most impacted.  Our institutional strength lies in our diversity and the essential qualities of affirmation, equity, and inclusion — and it is especially important during times like these that we embody and […]