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Clusters and Cohorts
Coming from the Arizona desert and far from loved ones and all things familiar, Jake Rodin, W’23, didn’t know what to expect when he arrived at Penn. His Wharton cohort gave him a community, and he‘s paying that forward.
From Cow Penning to Penn: How This Undergraduate Found His Community
Senior Fellows Patrizio Cernetti, WG’16, and Jon Soberg, WG’09, mentor students working on real-world data projects.
How Wharton Customer Analytics Connects Alumni, Students, and Companies
After being “in the trenches” together for two years at Wharton, classmates are “the obvious first calls we make when we need advice or see an opportunity,” said Clay Andrus, WG’19, who now works with Nick Smith, WG’19, and Dan McCarty, WG’19.
Why EMBA Alumni Often End Up Working Together
Jennifer Povlitz, WG’14, and Chris Pitzak, WG’07, say the shared EMBA experience creates a powerful alumni network.
Why So Many Wharton EMBA Alumni End Up Working Together
From COVID-19 and job search algorithms to growing Pepsi’s data analytics, Richard Kerr, WG’20, is applying his Wharton knowledge to make a global impact.
How Wharton’s EMBA Program Helped this Alumnus Pivot from Animal Science to Data Science
All around the world, MBA students are connecting virtually with alumni in their own cities through the new Wharton Alumni Welcome program.
Community Away from Campus
Pooja Bansal, WG’20, came to Wharton looking for a career in Silicon Valley, but ended up finding the “perfect opportunity” at a classmate’s veteran-based mortgage firm.
How Wharton’s EMBA Career Resources Helped this Alumna Pivot from IT to HR
“This level of education changes the way you think about the world. It doesn’t just have career implications, it has life implications,” said Cory Halbardier, WG’19.
Why this Sales and Operations Executive Says Wharton’s EMBA Program is Worth It
Trené Hawkins, WG’20, program officer at the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, credits learning teams and the supportive environment for her success in the EMBA program.
Nonprofit Officer Talks about the Importance of Learning Teams and Diversity at Wharton
Abhishek Prakash, WG’20, says the diversity of perspectives and collaborative learning environment in the EMBA program is worth the commute from Houston.
How Wharton is Helping this Oil and Gas Executive Shape His Industry
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