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May 23, 2013 | Feature Stories
Asst. Prof. of Management Laura Huang led a master class called “Switching Into Entrepreneurship” during MBA Reunion 2013. (via Wharton Magazine)
May 17, 2013 | Feature Stories
May 13, 2013 | Feature Stories
University of Pennsylvania and Wharton health economics graduate student Ari Friedman and his graduate student wife Tara Mendola document a maze of obstructions. (via Penn LDI Health Economist)
Wharton Professors Dan Polsky, Mark Pauly, and Scott Harrington comment on a newly-released two-year study of Medicaid outcomes in Oregon. (via Penn LDI Health Economist)
Wharton’s graduation website offers detailed information about this year’s commencement ceremonies and featured speakers.
The third annual Wharton Iron Prof gave faculty a chance to shine and students the chance to vote them “off the show.” (via Wharton Magazine)
April 29, 2013 | Feature Stories
Larry Shepp, the Patrick T. Harker Professor in the Statistics Department, passed away at the age of 76.
April 26, 2013 | Feature Stories
At a recent lecture presented by the Wharton Public Policy Initiative, Wes Bush, president and CEO of Northrop Grumman, spoke to a packed room about the business behind defense and how public policy shapes the nature of his market. (via Wharton Magazine)
April 19, 2013 | Feature Stories
Lisa Lovallo, a dual-degree student with the Lauder International Studies Masters degree program (WG’13, G’13), writes about her experiences founding Hemishare, which helps US-based young professionals find jobs in Brazil. (via the Wharton Entrepreneurship Blog)
April 18, 2013 | Feature Stories
Lecturer and Associate Director in Health Care Management June Kinney is announced as the namesake and inaugural winner of the BAHM June Kinney Achievement Award, which honors business school health management department educators.
April 17, 2013 | Feature Stories
Dean Thomas S. Robertson announced to the Wharton community that he would be stepping down on June 30, 2014.
April 12, 2013 | Feature Stories
Do government-mandated disclaimers in advertisements help consumers? Wharton Marketing Professor J. Scott Armstrong weighs in. (via Wharton Magazine)
April 5, 2013 | Feature Stories
Wharton alumna Sarah Ryan (WG’05) writes about the undergraduate Wharton International Program immersion trip to Portugal and Morocco. (via Wharton Magazine)
March 29, 2013 | Feature Stories
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March 18, 2013 | Feature Stories
On March 7, 2013, the Wharton Economic Summit convened a number of experts from across the spectrum of business and economic policy—including Wharton alumni, faculty, and others—to discuss some of the most critical issues faced by business leaders today.
March 15, 2013 | Feature Stories
During a panel discussion at the recent Wharton Economic Summit, experts proposed ways to improve the U.S. health care system. (via Wharton Magazine)
March 12, 2013 | Feature Stories
Wharton Entrepreneurship announces this year’s 26 semi-finalists advancing to the next round of the Wharton Business Plan Competition. (via Wharton Magazine)
March 1, 2013 | Feature Stories
February 22, 2013 | Feature Stories
Georgette Chapman Phillips, Vice Dean, Wharton Undergraduate Division, discusses a new program to help Wharton undergraduate students navigate the School’s fundamental coursework. (via Wharton Magazine)