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Adam Grant Is (Not) Superman

Adam Grant is impatient. I can see it in the way that he’s sitting, perched forward, eager and anticipatory, as though he might leap up at […]

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A Billionaire Just Gave $50 Million to Wharton

The Wharton School of The University of Pennsylvania has 50 million reasons to celebrate today. The school announced on Tuesday that is has received the […]

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Parents of Penn Suicide Victim Accuse University of Ignoring Pleas for Help

The parents of a University of Pennsylvania student who died by suicide in 2016 have sued the school, claiming it did not respond adequately to their […]

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Wharton Slips in New U.S. News MBA Rankings

U.S. News & World Report announced its highly anticipated 2019 Best Graduate Schools list on Tuesday, and the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton business school dropped […]

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Penn Jumps Into Top 10 in World University Rankings

The University of Pennsylvania climbed seven spots this year to rank among the top 10 universities in the world, per Times Higher Education. The West Philly […]

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Wharton Prof Says VCs Keep Women-Led Startups From Raising More Money

It’s 2017 and the gender gap in venture capital funding is only widening by the minute. Last year, venture capitalists invested $58.2 billion in male-led […]

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Penn Alum Marc Lore Tops List of Country’s Highest-Paid Execs

Bloomberg just released its annual best-paid executives list for 2016 and Marc Lore, Jet.com co-founder and current president and CEO of Wal-Mart’s e-commerce arm, was […]

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Wharton Study: Since Trump, Men More Aggressive in Negotiating With Women

A new study from the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania claims men have become more aggressive in negotiating with women since […]

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Wharton Wants Penn English Majors to Apply for an MBA

Penn liberal arts majors looking to switch gears after graduation have a new enticing option. On Wednesday, the Wharton School announced the Moelis Advance Access […]

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Step Aside, Drugstores: These Wharton Grads Are Changing the Vitamin Game

There are a number of adjectives that I might use when talking about the vitamin and supplement aisle at a big-name drugstore: overwhelming, confusing, ACKSOMANYOPTIONSHELP […]

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Petition Calls for Penn to Disavow Donald Trump

If you listen to Donald Trump out on the campaign trail long enough, there’s a good chance you’ll hear him mention his time spent in […]

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This Wharton Grad Is Challenging Trump for President

If you’ve ever heard Donald Trump speak — and this year, how could you not? — the Republican presidential nominee often mentions he went to Wharton. The […]

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More Than 2,000 Wharton Affiliates Want Trump to Stop Name-Dropping Their School

More than 2,000 students and affiliates of Penn’s Wharton school have signed an open letter to Donald Trump. Why? They want him to quit name-dropping their alma-mater. “We, […]

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Donald Trump Mentioned Wharton Again in the Debate Last Night

Donald Trump and I have something in common. We are both graduates of the University of Pennsylvania. The similarities end there, I suppose, though Ivanka […]

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Wharton Profs: Make Retirement Planning Simpler

There’s a scene in the old Robin Williams movie, Moscow on the Hudson, in which Williams’ character — a newly minted Russian immigrant, freshly defected […]