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March 7, 2014 | Feature Stories
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 fist year undergrads take.
February 28, 2014 | Feature Stories
After being named Director of Risk Management at Think Finance, David Peterson looked to Wharton Executive Education for tips on becoming a better leader.
February 21, 2014 | Feature Stories
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.
February 14, 2014 | Feature Stories
January 31, 2014 | Feature Stories
“Having a kid at Wharton is very rewarding,” writes Kristina Milyuchikhina (WG’14) as she navigates her way through Wharton’s MBA program.
January 29, 2014 | Feature Stories
Asst. Prof. of Operations and Information Management Katherine Milkman talks about her research in experimentation, motivation and irrationality, and influencing human behavior.
January 27, 2014 | Feature Stories
Ryan Frankel, WG’12, writes about how to drive customer loyalty in an increasingly commoditized industry. (via Wharton Magazine)
January 17, 2014 | Feature Stories
An undergraduate student, Katlyn Grasso, learned more about leadership running her own camp than she could have in any traditional internship.
January 13, 2014 | Feature Stories
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)
January 3, 2014 | Feature Stories
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)
December 20, 2013 | Feature Stories
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)
December 13, 2013 | Feature Stories
The speed of past technological change pales in comparison to the speed of future change, says Wharton Prof. Kevin Werbach. (via Wharton Magazine)
December 6, 2013 | Feature Stories
A panel at the Wharton Africa Business Forum discusses dynamic new opportunities with the revival of talent and “passionate entrepreneurship.” (via Wharton Magazine)
November 27, 2013 | Feature Stories
Wharton’s Kartik Hosanagar examined how to best utilize social media during a recent webinar. (via Wharton Magazine)
November 22, 2013 | Feature Stories
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)
November 15, 2013 | Feature Stories
Jeff Weiner, W’92, CEO of LinkedIn, shares the qualities that he looks for in a leader. (via Wharton Magazine)
November 8, 2013 | Feature Stories
Wharton alumnae talk about their own experiences on campus, in the workforce and at the heights of leadership. (via Wharton Magazine)
November 1, 2013 | Feature Stories
Lauder Institute students take on the historic Orient Express—and language barriers, bandits and local customs— in Culture Quest, the Institute’s version of “The Amazing Race.” (via Wharton Magazine)
October 28, 2013 | Feature Stories
A new University of Pennsylvania Wharton School scholarship for the study of health care management has been named in honor of June Kinney, the long-time Associate Director of that department. (via Penn LDI)
October 24, 2013 | Feature Stories
Wharton undergraduate student Stephanie Nam writes about a recent Wharton Leadership Lecture from American Express Chairman and CEO Kenneth Chenault, which she found both reassuring and inspiring. (via Wharton Magazine)