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July 21, 2014 | Press Releases
New research by Christian Terwiesch, Andrew M. Heller Professor and Co-director of the Mack Institute, and Karl Ulrich, CIBC Endowed Professor and Vice Dean of Innovation at the Wharton School, examines the emergence of the Massively Open Online Course (MOOC) and its impact on business schools.
June 17, 2014 | Press Releases
Maria Bartiromo to Moderate First Town Hall Event on Business Radio Powered by The Wharton School Channel Exclusively on SiriusXM
Maria Bartiromo, Anchor and Global Markets Editor of the FOX Business Network, will host the Town Hall special to air on SiriusXM’s Business Radio Powered by the Wharton School channel featuring some of the most successful and creative leaders of the business world, all of whom share The Wharton School as their alma mater.
June 12, 2014 | Press Releases
June 3, 2014 | Press Releases
Data from a University of Pennsylvania study of massive open online courses offered by Penn’s Wharton School suggest that MOOCs aren’t a threat to traditional business programs, but rather an opportunity to expand to underserved markets.
June 3, 2014 | Press Releases
The University of Pennsylvania Announces Gift to Name the Home of the Jerome Fisher Program in Management and Technology
May 27, 2014 | Press Releases
70 NFL Coaches & Front Office Executives to Participate in Career Development Symposium May 30 – June 1 at Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania
Speakers include: Coaches Andy Reid, Ron Rivera, Mike Zimmer; Owners/Presidents Jimmy Haslam, Rich McKay, Stephen Ross; Team Execs Thomas Dimitroff, John Elway, Dave Gettleman Seventy NFL assistant coaches and front …
May 14, 2014 | Press Releases
Hong Kong University of Science and Technology Appoints Wharton Prof Jitendra V. Singh as Dean of HKUST Business School
May 13, 2014 | Press Releases
Wharton Seminars for Business Journalists to Hold “Innovation, Technology and Entrepreneurship” Program at Wharton | San Francisco, June 11, 2014
Wharton Professors Saikat Chaudhuri and David Robertson on “Incubating Innovation in Established Firms” and “The Balance Between Creativity and Constraints” What: Through intensive lectures and hands-on exercises, the Wharton Seminars …
May 7, 2014 | Press Releases
Wharton School’s Pension Research Council Welcomes the Mutual of America Life Insurance Co. as Senior Partner
May 5, 2014 | Press Releases
Slidejoy Wins Wharton Business Plan Competition Perlman Grand Prize with an App That Pays Users to See Ads on Their Smartphone Lock Screens
April 28, 2014 | Press Releases
April 16, 2014 | Press Releases
CEOs of Lucky Brand, Warby Parker, Alice + Olivia and Triumph Motorcycles Are Among Speakers at Knowledge@Wharton’s Retail and Consumer Goods Summit April 28-29 in NYC
Industry executives and Wharton faculty will discuss how to achieve high-velocity growth in the highly competitive retail and consumer goods industries.
April 14, 2014 | Press Releases
The Wharton School announced that the inaugural Wharton Business Plan Competition Social Impact Prize has been granted to Susli Lie WG’14, team leader of Dana Cita, a loan platform targeting Indonesian youth.
April 8, 2014 | Press Releases
The Pension Research Council at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania is pleased to announce that the Vanguard Group has rejoined the Council as a Senior Partner of the Council for 2014.
April 7, 2014 | Press Releases
BREAKTHROUGH WINS THE $125,000 LIPMAN FAMILY PRIZE OF THE UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA AND THE WHARTON SCHOOL
The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania announced the winner of the third annual Barry & Marie Lipman Family Prize is Breakthrough, a global human rights group.
March 17, 2014 | Press Releases
Geoffrey Garrett has been named dean of the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania, effective July 1.
Dan Tangherlini, Administrator of the U.S. General Services Administration, to Keynote 2014 Wharton School MBA for Executives | Philadelphia Graduation
The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania has announced that Wharton MBA for Executives alumnus Dan Tangherlini, Administrator of the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA), will be the featured speaker at the School’s MBA for Executives graduation ceremony in Philadelphia.
Neel Kashkari, Candidate for Governor of California, to Keynote 2014 Wharton MBA Program for Executives Graduation at Wharton | San Francisco
The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania has announced that MBA alumnus Neel Kashkari, Candidate for Governor of California, will be the featured speaker at the School’s 2014 graduation ceremony for the MBA Program for Executives at Wharton | San Francisco.
David M. Rubenstein, Co-Founder and Co-CEO of the Carlyle Group, to Keynote 2014 Wharton School MBA Graduation
The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania has announced that David M. Rubenstein, Co-Founder and Co-CEO of The Carlyle Group, will be the featured speaker at the School’s MBA graduation in Philadelphia.
January 29, 2014 | Press Releases
Wharton Executive Education, Institute for Private Investors Announce 2014 Private Wealth Management Program
The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania and the Institute for Private Investors (IPI) joint executive education program targeting affluent families, Private Wealth Management, will offer two sessions in 2014 to mark the program’s 15th anniversary.