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April 9, 2014 | Feature Stories | Wharton Magazine

Diagnosing Four Pros and Four Cons of Obamacare

At a recent panel discussion Wharton professors and Penn policymakers diagnosed the Affordable Care Act as the federal insurance exchange ended its first sign-up effort.

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April 4, 2014 | Feature Stories | Student Voices

Alternate Spring Break – Serving for Social Justice

Wharton junior, Jiyu Lin, explains how the student run “Alternate Spring Break” program gave her a chance to put into action classroom-learned business skills while helping the needy in Washington, DC.

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March 28, 2014 | Feature Stories | The Penn Gazette

A New Sheriff in the Old Town

As Sheriff of the City of London, Sir Paul Judge (WG’73), will support the lord mayor in promoting the city’s interests and attend the judges at the Old Bailey, the famous criminal court which hears the worst cases of murder and other crimes.

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March 19, 2014 | Feature Stories | Wharton Magazine

Still Making His Mark

The inaugural lecture of the Howard Marks Investor Series was given recently by its namesake, Howard Marks, W’67. Co-founder of Oaktree Capital Management, Marks shared with Wharton students thoughts on his career, his investment philosophy, leadership styles and risk.

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March 11, 2014 | Feature Stories | Wharton Social Impact Initiative

Student Perspective: Will we be diverse leaders?

Pooja Shaw, a first-year Wharton MBA student and a Social Impact Fellow with WSII, reflects on the need for “triple strength leadership” with government, business and civil society working closely together.

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March 7, 2014 | Feature Stories

Imagining the Freshman Experience

Life at Wharton “is perfectly balanced between learning from others and learning by doing,” says freshman Brendan Stone in describing the value of Management 100, the foundation course all first year undergrads take.

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February 28, 2014 | Feature Stories

Learning to Lead a Team by Joining One

After being named Director of Risk Management at Think Finance, David Peterson looked to Wharton Executive Education for tips on becoming a better leader.

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February 21, 2014 | Feature Stories

Take Some Risks To Change The World

Davis Smith, WG’11, discusses how, during a meeting with Lauder Institute students, a single question pushed him to take the next step in his entrepreneurial journey.

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February 14, 2014 | Feature Stories

Banking on Good Returns

Social impact finance has come a long way in three decades, in no small part due to the extraordinary work of a number of prominent Wharton graduates. (via Wharton Magazine)

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January 31, 2014 | Feature Stories

Wharton MBA + First Baby: Why and How?

“Having a kid at Wharton is very rewarding,” writes Kristina Milyuchikhina (WG’14) as she navigates her way through Wharton’s MBA program.

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January 29, 2014 | Feature Stories contains video content

In a Minute: Professor Katherine Milkman

Asst. Prof. of Operations and Information Management Katherine Milkman talks about her research in experimentation, motivation and irrationality, and influencing human behavior.

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January 27, 2014 | Feature Stories

Three Ways to Impress Customers Without Price

Ryan Frankel, WG’12, writes about how to drive customer loyalty in an increasingly commoditized industry. (via Wharton Magazine)

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January 17, 2014 | Feature Stories

From the Quad: Redefining Leadership

An undergraduate student, Katlyn Grasso, learned more about leadership running her own camp than she could have in any traditional internship.

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January 13, 2014 | Feature Stories

One Semester Down at Wharton

MBA student Lawrence L. Cole’s first semester at Wharton provided one epiphany after another. He explains why Spring 2014 looks to be even better. (via Wharton Magazine)

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January 3, 2014 | Feature Stories

Hungering to Return and Give Back

A Penn M&T standout returns to India with a goal of eradicating malnutrition with a little help from an Indian business titan: Ratan Tata. (via Wharton Magazine)

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December 20, 2013 | Feature Stories

Apping It Up

Wharton undergraduate student Katlyn Grasso writes about a recent startup competition co-sponsored by the Wharton Small Business Development Center and UPstart. (via Wharton Magazine)

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December 13, 2013 | Feature Stories

Beyond Digital

The speed of past technological change pales in comparison to the speed of future change, says Wharton Prof. Kevin Werbach. (via Wharton Magazine)

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December 6, 2013 | Feature Stories

Brain Drain in Africa in Full Reversal

A panel at the Wharton Africa Business Forum discusses dynamic new opportunities with the revival of talent and “passionate entrepreneurship.” (via Wharton Magazine)

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November 27, 2013 | Feature Stories

‘Like’ This Blog to Maximize Brand Messaging

Wharton’s Kartik Hosanagar examined how to best utilize social media during a recent webinar. (via Wharton Magazine)

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November 22, 2013 | Feature Stories

This Was a Kenneth Cole Penn Production

At an event co-sponsored by Wharton’s Baker Retailing Center, famed designer Kenneth Cole promoted his new book—as well as social activism, social media and shoes. (via Wharton Magazine)

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