Melanie is going to WashU!

Melanie in front of Brookings

Congratulations on Melanie's admission to WashU! She will be Class of 2026 at the Olin Business School. She will be a third generation "Bear", following after her grandmother (BA '67), and her parents (BA '94).

Melanie at the Gateway Arch

Facebook love after the jump.

Laura's Facebook post
  • Julie Kovarik Nolfo Oh my god!!!! I’m so excited!!!!
    • Laura Preisman Julie Kovarik Nolfo , she’s texting you!!! Thank you so much!Please, please take care of my baby πŸ˜‰ !
    • Julie Kovarik Nolfo Laura Preisman we’ve got her!!
    • Julie Kovarik Nolfo Now we have to convince Jess Cragan Wollmuth’s Cate to come too!!!
    • Liz Helbock Wait... WHAT?!?!?! She's not old enough to go to college!!!
  • Natasha Maska Maxwell This is soooooo awesome!!!! Your girl is incredible! Big congrats and hugs! ❀️
  • Johanna Ellis Newlander So exciting!!! Congratulations to a great girl. She is going to be amazing!
  • Amanda Combs Warford No way!!!!! I'm so excited for her! Now 3 Coastal Clash players go there! 😁😁😁
  • Ronna Schary Congratulations !
  • Julie Anthony Arcemont Awesome! Congrats to Melanie! πŸŽ‰
  • Susan Spitzberg Beyond proud of Melanie and so very happy for all.
  • Samuel Spitzberg Getting closer to the East coast.
  • Lenore Bartlett Gaddis Congrats Mel! Our β€œbabies” can’t be going to college already.
  • Melanie Dulay Bowyer Congrats Mel!!! 🎊
  • Paul Strug Congrats .
  • Jodi Martin That’s so exciting! Congratulations ! πŸŽ‰
  • Kristin Locke Woohoo - awesome!
  • Jean Chalupsky Yay!!! (I have a friend who’s TWO kiddos went to WashU St. Lewis! I can hook you up for advice
    • Laura Preisman Jean Chalupsky , awesome. Thx! Jeremy and I both went there, too. Soooooo excited!
  • Amy Stanislavsky Romano Congratulations πŸ’•πŸ’•πŸ’• Is your daughter going there too???
    • Laura Preisman Amy Stanislavsky Romano , that’s my daughter πŸ˜‰.
    • Amy Stanislavsky Romano Laura Preisman Oh I’m sorry! The last name threw me off. Of course! She is going to have a wonderful four years!
    • Amy Stanislavsky Romano My son just got his acceptance to Brandeis!
    • Laura Preisman Amy Stanislavsky Romano , AMAZING! Congrats!
    • Amy Stanislavsky Romano Laura Preisman This is crazy, right?! Congrats again
  • Stephanie Stein Lapat Mazel Tov !!!!!
  • Kristina Schwartz Linker Congratulations πŸ’•πŸ’•πŸ’•
  • Janet Beaman Yah!! So excited for her! Love our connection to STL!
  • Melanie Brodsky Kunkler How exciting!!!
  • Jana Saffro woohoo!!!!!!!!! all in the family.
  • Jodi Krasilovsky Miller I am SO excited our kids will be together!! Congrats !! β€οΈπŸ’šπŸ»
    • Laura Preisman Jodi Krasilovsky Miller , I KNOW-AMAZING!!!!!
  • Michelle Elaine Congratulations πŸŽ‰πŸŽŠπŸŽˆ
  • Sabrina Moss wow! congratulations ! what a great reason to celebrate!!
  • Jennifer Preisman Congratulations !!!!🎊
  • David Miller Congratulations ! Now we get to see y’all too.
    • Laura Preisman David Miller , soooooo excited!
  • Christie Jane Congratulations ❀️
  • Stacey Rose Griffin So exciting!!
  • Lisa Lacey Congrats !!!! So happy for her and you! ❀️
  • Suzanne Papike That is great news!!!! Congratulations !
  • Jackee Frost Sheets That’s amazing! Congratulations to Melanie! πŸ˜€
  • Ronnie Brown DeSupinski Was just in St. Louis recently, it's a beautiful campus. Congrats to Melanie!
  • Jennifer Anderson Webb Great choice!
  • Suzy Maunu Congratulations !!!
  • Debbie Appel Fantastic news - congrats to Melanie!!
  • Alison Braun Fleischer Omg! So exciting!
  • Mindy Singer Tofias Wow! Congratulations ! So exciting!
  • Katherine Williams WOWOWOWOWOW!!!!! You must be super proud mama!!!! Congratulations !!πŸŽ‰β€πŸ™ŒπŸ‘πŸ₯‡πŸ’•
  • Diana Romanowsky Davidson Congrats !! My niece is a sophomore there and loves it.
  • Cindy Karlberg Brentnall Yay!!!! Congratulations Mel!
  • Kara Reisinger Engler Congratulations !! So happy for her snd you!!!
  • Pamela Wick So exciting!!! Congratulations Melanie!!! πŸŽ‰ I know you will do amazing things ❀️
  • Michelle Leffler Berkowitz That’s awesome! Congrats !
  • Stacey Garner Mazal tov !
  • Susan M Larson Way to go Melanie!! Such an amazing girl...
  • Anne Kramer Blemker Congrats to Mel!!!
  • Julie Anna Gerken Congratulations πŸŽ‰ so exciting
  • Carrie Kowalski Congratulations πŸŽ‰
  • Brenna Fineman Yaaaaaayyyyyy!
  • Eric Potterat Congrats ! Fantastic university!!
  • Emma Barron Lefkowitz Woo hoo! That’s so exciting!!!
  • Heather Krueger Chell Congratulations πŸŽ‰πŸŽˆ
  • Jami Messinger Mazel Tov !
  • Amanda Endewelt Eigen That’s awesome!! Mazel Tov !
  • Michelle 'Allen' McKown Congratulations to Melanie!! So exciting! Looks like a beautiful school!
  • Ariella Kantor Leeder Yay! Congratulations ! Fantastic school and following in her parents footsteps! ❀️❀️❀️
  • Rachel Newlander Einstein Congratulations !πŸŽ‰πŸŽ‰πŸŽ‰
  • Krissy Sayles Duke Congratulations !! That’s awesome.
  • Nicole Hope Sieger Mazel Tov
  • Maria Isabel Garcia Congrats !!!
  • Danielly Prestes Wow, congratulations !!πŸ‘
  • Marla Lefferts Murphy Another next gen! Super exciting.
  • Nicole Stervinou Anderson Congratulations to Melanie!! πŸŽ‰
  • Francine Nussenblatt Beckman How exciting! Congratulations!
  • Lisa Ciraolo Zeleny Congratulations !!
  • Brenna Rich So exciting! Congratulations!
  • Julie Aronoff Gardner Yay! Yay! Yay! Go Melanie
  • April Micolino Yay!
  • April Hunter Fink Congrats !
  • Stacy Rothstein Boodman Congratulations !!!!
  • Paula Brown Mazel Tov !! 😍❀️
  • Charlene Charlie Gurule-Julian Awesome, congratulations
  • Sharon Galin Congrats !
  • Jennifer Franklin Congratulations !!
  • Kathie Miller You must be so excited!!! ...and PROUD!!! congrats , Melanie!
  • Jennifer Knight Turfler Wahoo!!!!!
  • Mark Heinze Woo who!
  • Kristen Miller Nahrstedt yay! congrats !
  • Sarah Kimelman Schatz Mazel Tov!
  • Ilana Herz Shupper Congratulations !!!!
  • Suzanne Griffin Lawson Enjoy your success!! Congratulations !!
  • Paul Shuman Congrats ! Great school.
  • Maddy Dodson Congratulations to a fabulous young lady!
  • Jennifer Berman Yoken Woohoo…so excited! Congrats and can’t wait to see you on campus!
  • Judy Strahm Congrats!!
  • Erin Novak Norberg Wonderful!! Great things ahead for Mel!!πŸ¦‹
  • Marilou Bautista Pennington This is fantastic! Great school! Congratulations Melanie!!!
  • Patricia Cantrell Congrats .
  • Jane Gardner Omg love Wash U!!! Yay!!
  • Tammy Vener Mazel tov . That is a beautiful campus. Avatar with a broad smile and both thumbs up
  • Kris Meyers Fontana My best friend, her hubby, and her daughter all went there. Great school! Congratulations !!
  • Kellie Davis Wong Yay!!!!
  • Mare Mazuryk Mountain Congratulations ! Have a great college experienceπŸ’•
  • Leslie Cohen Cool!
  • Jennifer Pendleton Whitmer Congrats ! So exciting!!
  • Diane Zaso Congratulations to Melanie πŸ‘πŸ»β€οΈ
  • Belinda Schneiderman Congratulations Melanie !
  • Mahtab Beheshti Congrats!
  • Audrey Stephan OMG Incredible news & so early to find out!! Congrats!
  • Sharon Black Congratulations !
  • Barbara Briody Norton Congratulations ! What a wonderful achievement.
  • Danielle Sandler Sicklick congratulations ! amazing school.
  • Chrissy Tobias Kenis Congratulations ! So exciting!
  • Allison Ichihara Congratulations πŸŽ‰
  • Kate Hatmaker Congratulations Melanie! πŸŽ‰πŸŽŠπŸŽˆ This is awesome news. And what a gorgeous campus!!
  • Stephanie Bishop McDade So exciting! Congrats to Melanie!
  • Kirsten Bourke Dummer Congratulations !!! How exciting!
  • Zhene Goldsmith Lejuwaan That’s awesome! Congratulations !
  • Linda Kelly Fisler A wonderful University! A great fit! Enjoy these moments.
  • Sue Childs This is exciting news! Congrats to Mel and to you all!
  • Pam Marvuglio Congratulations !
  • Gina Herrera Duggan Congratulations πŸŽ‰πŸŽ‰πŸŽ‰
  • Paul Ishimine Fantastic!!!! Congratulations Mel!!!
  • Judy Silver That’s awesome!! Congratulations !!
  • Barbara Appel Congrats !!!
  • Shira Lazar Blate Mazel tov !! Erin Schatz Goldstein’s daughter just got in too!
  • Carrie Meshulam Panoff She’s beautiful , a mini you…so excited for the adventure she’s about to have! Congrats 🎊
  • Pam Fagan Werner Woohoo!!!!! Congratulations !!!
  • Nikki Borecky Congratulations little lady!
  • Tracy Mcmillan Way to go Melanie❀️
  • Jeri Jacobson Topel Amazing!!! Love Wash U!!
  • Lynn Bethard Γ‡etin Congratulations !
  • Daniel Rich Wow! Wow! Wow! So exciting!
  • Melanie Rose Jacobson Congratulations Melanie! So exciting!!!!!
  • Susan Bandrup Congratulations !!!❀️
  • Sally Yun Congratulations πŸ‘πŸŽ‰
  • Linda Frabl Congratulations !
  • Amy Cameron Trendel Congratulations !
  • Marla Fischer Garvey Congrats to Melanie! Enjoy the rest of her senior year (stress free).
  • Jean Beckman WHOPPEE !! so excited for you..!!!!
  • Carolyn Patton Burns This is so exciting! Congratulations to all of you πŸŽ‰
  • Laurie Tyrrell Fitzgerald Wow! Fantastic, congrats !!!!
  • Maria DeRisi Yayyyy!! She works so hard and she deserves every bit of this!! Many congratulations to all of you.
  • Hilary Goldsmith Bowers Mazal Tov !
  • Monica Chuck Berwick Another Wash U-er in the family! Congrats to Melanie!!
  • Nali Pak Castillo Amazing! Congratulations !!!
  • Christine Stone Hurley Yay Melsie!
  • Diane Hirsch Merrigan So amazing! Mazel Tov !
  • Colleen Baydo Plezia Stories Stickers in Feed colorful confetti over the word congrats sticker
  • Tammy Horton Brown Congratulations πŸŽ‰
  • Maureen Ellermeyer So awesome!!!! Congratulations Melanie!
  • Amy Bren Huber Such wonderful news!! Big congrats πŸŽ‰
  • Janice Gimlin-Hartung Congratulations !!!πŸŽ‰
  • Maureen Fonseca-Ford Felicidades Melanie!
  • Ginger Finch Colletto Congratulations to Melanie!
  • Pat Hurley WOot
  • Amy Debra Feldman Hochstein Oh, so many mazel tovs!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
  • Tannaz Bowles Congratulations πŸŽ‰πŸŽ‰πŸŽ‰
  • Cheryl Converse-Rath That's fantastic! Congratulations all around!
  • Ariel Flores Zurofsky Yay! Congratulations !!!
  • Angie Greer Congratulations πŸŽ‰
  • Colleen McGregor Norton Wonderful news!!
  • Caroline McCarty Kunitz Congratulations ! So fun that she will be there with Kate!
  • Traci Hicks Hart Congratulations !
  • Susan Davidson Like mother like daughter!! We have to have a big send off!!
  • Meredith Singer How exciting!!!! Mazel tov !!
  • Rachel Glube OMG!!! Congratulations !!!! Are you requesting Koenig or Rubi? Do they even exist anymore?
    • Laura Preisman Rachel Glube , Ha ha. It’s all redone πŸ˜‰.
    • Gabe Gould Rachel Glube LOL. Oh, the memories πŸ˜‰
  • Beth Katz Wilensky Congratulations!!! Good for her! Way to go πŸŽ‰
  • Barry Levy So jealous!! Congrats
  • Martha Kikuchi Sterling Congratulations
  • Gabe Gould Congrats, Laura Preisman! No possible way I couldn’t gotten in with today’s competition. Amazing accomplishment. Mazel Tov.
"Melanie is going to WashU!" was posted Thursday, December 09, 2021