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Firefly Redux – From Founding To Acquisition

Firefly is a “co-browsing” tool that lets a user share their browser screen in real-time without any additional software. The Wharton Journal first…

Goods of Record: Wharton 2Ys Are Bringing The Goods (And The Stories)

Goods of Record: Wharton 2Ys Are Bringing The Goods (And The Stories)

by Trey Sisson and Sathish Naadimuthu (WG’15) About two hours before our submission for the Wharton Business Plan Competition was due, Trey and…

Y-Prize Business Plan Competition Finalist: Y-Prize

by Izzy Park WG’15   TRHex: Emily Plumb (M Eng’14) TRHex (Teaching Robot Hexapod) is a six legged robot based curriculum designed to…

Combining entrepreneurship and experiential learning: the Wharton SBDC

by Pirkka Padmanabhan WG’15 Young rising stars helping young rising stars – what may sound like a cheesy slogan from a dubious self-help group…

Jasper Insights

Jasper Insights

  Founder: Harman Singh Narula WG’15 Tell us a bit about your startup. Jasper Insights is a big data company that helps hotels…

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By David Teetzen WG ’14 I officially came to Wharton wanting to change careers.  Even though I had been at Amazon for five years, it had always been…

By Siddharth Shankar WG ‘14 Reflections of a sentient carbon-based life-form upon the completion of an educational program that trains its students on the art and science of…

Sean Toolan 8 May 2014 A Letter to the Wharton MBA Class of 2016 Dear Member of the Wharton Class of 2016, Over the past two years, I…

by Raj Jeyakumar WG’14 Graduating class, a big congratulations to you all! A year ago to the day, I stood in your shoes. In my case, graduating with…

By Rafaela Andrade (WG’14)   In the last 2 years I have visited 17 countries and 45 cities, an average of 1 city every 2 weeks. That’s really…

By Marina Donova, WG’14 I just had dinner with a group of incoming WG’16s last night. Bright-eyed and eager for every bit of information, they kept asking for…

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Vets Club Visits Ground Zero

Vets Club Visits Ground Zero

On September 11, 2001 I was in the middle of a pre-flight briefing in USAF pilot training when the terrorist attacks of that day unfolded. As the nation…

Wharton Global Health Volunteers (WGHV) in St. Lucia: redesigning inventory management processes at St. Jude Hospital

Wharton Global Health Volunteers (WGHV) in St. Lucia: redesigning inventory management processes at St. Jude Hospital

Over Spring Break, Wharton Global Health Volunteers (WGHV) sent a project team to St. Jude Hospital, a 55-bed nonprofit that serves the south of St. Lucia from its…

Leadership View all

The Value of a Leadership Venture

by Lauren Raouf (WG’15) With the CourseMatch deadline for the Leadership Ventures rapidly approaching – it closes at 5pm on Wednesday – I wanted to provide…

Leadership Through Respect: Alexandra Lapinsky WG ‘15

Effective Marketing in Club Leadership

Leadership Through Respect: Juan Carlos Intriago Velez WG ‘15

Cotopaxi: The Ultimate Test

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A Negotiation that Students Lost

Felipe Ossa (WG’15) 18 majors, 200+ courses, infinite pathways. Wharton prides itself for being at the…

Bill Gates is wrong on Africa

Africa at a crossroads?

Philadelphia View all

NomNom Philly: Jamonera

Established as part of the Marcie Turney and Valerie Safran’s revitalization of the 13th and Chestnut…

Tips For Navigating The Philly Housing Scene

Rebuilding Philadelphia … Together, for 25 Years