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10 things discussed in the Dean Town Hall

10 things discussed in the Dean Town Hall

   The Dean Town Hall, hosted by the WGA and the Wharton Journal, took place last Monday, Oct 17th for 90 minutes in 2401. Moderated by Abby Stewart, the President of the WGA, and Jeff Jose, the Digital Editor of the Wharton Journal, Dean Geoffery Garrett and Dean Howie Kaufold talked about various topics including


Meet Your New Editors!

Shilpi Pathak (WG’17), Editor-In-Chief Shilpi was born and raised in Mumbai, India. Growing up, she enjoyed writing poetry and short stories. Her favorite activity was journaling about the world and its workings. Her passion for writing led her to pursue writing for short films in a small production house in Mumbai. She was also responsible


One Thing Is Clear: Jane Xuejing Li Should be Student Graduation Speaker

Have you ever seen 200 bumblebees boo a referee into submission? We have. It was at a Cluster 3 dinner in the beginning of our first year. Amid the typically low-energy 90 second talks, one speaker stood out. Her name was Jane. She spoke with a natural charisma reminiscent of Cicero – if Cicero had

japan trek

10 Unforgettable Memories from the 2016 Wharton Japan Trek

Vighnesh Subramanyam (WG 17, participant) – “Unforgettable Moments” Japan is a land of contrasts, where magnificent and ancient monuments stand alongside the latest in cutting-edge technology, and where women in stately kimonos share the streets with trend-setting punks and hipsters.  The Wharton Japan Trek, organized by the Japan Club, allowed more than 100 Wharton students a

Africa Cancer Research GCP Team (Ghana)

Global Consulting Practicum (GCP): Much More than ‘A Lot of Work”

During Preterm’s slew of program introductions, one opportunity in particular stood out—the Global Consulting Practicum (GCP). In an attempt to learn more, I asked second years about GCPs, and their advice generally boiled down to “I heard it’s a lot of work.” Yet I found that GCPs are much more than “a lot of work”.


ROE: Why We’re Here

  “I interviewed an exceptional candidate who was openly gay. My colleague responded, ‘He’s not the type of athlete we’re looking for.’” “At my investment bank, colleagues questioned a Sikh candidate’s background. A coworker said, ‘We need to be careful about our image in front of clients.’ He didn’t get an interview.” “I grabbed a