April 24, 2015 | Feature Stories | Poets & Quants

The World’s Best 40 Under 40 Business School Professors

Wharton Professors Keisha Cutright and Jules van Binsbergen were named by Poets&Quants to its 2015 list of the “very best business school professors under 40.”

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April 9, 2015 | Feature Stories | Bloomberg News

This Man’s Job Is to Keep Wharton Students Happy, Whatever It Takes

Deputy Vice Dean Kembrel Jones is featured as the man whose “Job Is to Keep Wharton Students Happy, Whatever It Takes”

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March 30, 2015 | Feature Stories | LinkedIn

Restoring the Public Role of the Private Sector

The private sector and government need each other more than ever, says Geoffrey Garrett Dean of the Wharton School on his LinkedIn blog. He cites infrastructure projects and protection of retirement incomes as two pressure points in which the private sector can act as a partners

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March 16, 2015 | Feature Stories | Thematic

Penn Wharton China Center Launch Celebration

Faculty and senior administrators celebrated the opening of the Penn Wharton China Center in Beijing on March 10th. The Center will serve as a hub for the exchange of knowledge between China and Penn’s faculty, students, alumni, and friends.

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February 24, 2015 | Feature Stories

Wharton EMBA Alumnus Featured on Shark Tank

Zander Adell, WG’12, came to Wharton San Francisco’s EMBA program to help him transition from artist to entrepreneur. Now, he’s the founder and CEO of Doorman, which was recently featured on the ABC show Shark Tank.

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February 16, 2015 | Feature Stories | Wharton Magazine

Wharton Magazine’s 40 Under 40

Forty Wharton alumni under forty, representing a cross-section of the energy, accomplishments and diversity of the school’s alumni network, are featured.

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February 2, 2015 | Feature Stories | The Daily Pennsylvanian

Swapping spring semester for the spotlight

Nick Silverio, a Wharton sophomore, is pursuing his dance career as part of the national tour of “Elf.”

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January 28, 2015 | Feature Stories

In Memoriam: E. Gerald Hurst

It is with great sadness that The Wharton School announces that emeritus faculty member Gerry Hurst passed away on January 15, 2015.

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January 16, 2015 | Feature Stories | Wharton Executive Education YouTube

“Clarity and Confidence”: Wharton Executive Education’s Women’s Executive Leadership Program

Dr. Tami Benton, the psychiatrist-in-chief at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, says she gained new clarity and confidence in her role as a leader in health care after attending Wharton Executive Education’s Women’s Executive Leadership program. “Being a leader isn’t a skill set you’re born with, but it’s a skill set you can learn,” she says. The next program runs March 16- 20, 2015.

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January 5, 2015 | Feature Stories | Forbes

Forbes’ 30 Under 30 2015

Forbes’ 2015 “30 under 30” list of high achieving young people is out and Wharton is well represented. David Fajgenbaum (MD’13, MSC Public’13, WG’14), Arun Mathew (M&T’07), Noah Ready-Cambell (M&T’10), Deepa Gandhi (WG’13) and Stephanie Weiner (W’14) are among the Wharton alumni named.

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December 12, 2014 | Feature Stories | Wharton Journal

Leadership Through Resilience & Adaptability: Charles de Villaines WG ‘15

At 18 Charles de Villaines lost his sight but now, as a second year Wharton MBA working on a startup, he finds strength from those around him.

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December 1, 2014 | Feature Stories | Wharton Executive MBA Stories

An Entrepreneur and Dentist on his EMBA Experience

At 57, Sam Kherani, a native of Uganda and a practicing dentist in Vancouver, has gone back to school, as a student in the Wharton MBA for Executives program at Wharton | San Francisco.

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November 14, 2014 | Feature Stories | Wharton Entrepreneurship Blog

GenHERation: Wharton Venture Award 2014

Wharton senior, Katlyn Grasso, writing on the Wharton Entrepreneurship blog, talks about how she spent the summer hosting girls leadership conferences in support of her startup, GenHERation.

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October 30, 2014 | Feature Stories | Wharton Magazine

A Marketing Class for the Ages

Wharton Professor of Marketing, Peter Fader, recollects on the first Wharton course he ever taught and the remarkable alumni who made it special.

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October 17, 2014 | Feature Stories | Financial Times

Marketing, statistics and rock ‘n’ roll

Wharton Professors Reed, Edmans and Niedermeier are featured in a story about rock bands formed by business school faculty.

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October 3, 2014 | Feature Stories | Wharton EMBA

Student Finds “Tremendous” Help from Wharton Network in Support of DUI Legislation

Executive MBA student Walt Rooney describes his journey to introduce DUI legislation and the support that he received from the Wharton network along the way.

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September 22, 2014 | Feature Stories | Wharton@Work

New CEO Learns Essential Leadership Lessons at Wharton

Darren Mass became CEO of his own company at age 28, but the new role required new leadership skills. He turned to Wharton Executive Education, where he is honing his “strategic edge.”

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September 5, 2014 | Feature Stories | Philadelphia Daily News

Fever Smart: A wearable patch to continuously track body temperature

Wharton juniors Aaron Goldstein and Collin Hill have launched Fever Smart a wireless, app-enabled thermometer that sends alerts if a child gets a fever. They were also recently named Finalists in Entrepreneur’s Top College Entrepreneur contest.

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August 22, 2014 | Feature Stories | Wharton Magazine

In a Minute: Professor Laura Huang

Asst. Prof of Management Laura Huang talks about entrepreneurship and her research on the biases that founders often face.

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August 8, 2014 | Feature Stories | Wharton Magazine

Recent Wharton Startup Success Story #1,001: Space Racers

Richard Schweiger, WG ’98, collaborates with NASA on Space Racers, a children’s television program that spreads the word on “why space is cool.”

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