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Social Impact Courses at Wharton
Maya Burns, WG’20, and May Li, WG’21, share their experiences connecting students to organizations in need and helping local businesses since COVID-19 closed their doors.
How 1,200 MBA Students Helped Small Businesses Survive the Pandemic
Brittney Jean-Louis, WG’20, and Andrew Jean-Louis, WG’20, say their investment is already paying off with knowledge, perspectives, and career impact.
Why this Married Couple Came to Wharton’s EMBA Program Together
“We have a rich set of experiences that help our teams learn from one another.”
What Leaders Should Understand about Diversity in the Workplace
Jess Stokes, WG’21, and Wei Wei, a student in the Graduate School of Education, worked on a WISE Fellowship project with the Philadelphia Zoo to grow their student science program — and expand their impact.
Saving the Planet Through Education With the Philadelphia Zoo
After working the analytical side of marketing for years, Joy Sun, WG’19, saw the value in building out her broader marketing skills through a Wharton MBA.
Why This Aspiring Marketing Leader Decided to Upskill with an MBA Degree
The Mino Consultants relied on teamwork and Wharton resources to make a compelling case for attracting and retaining Millennial and Generation Z employees in the oil and gas industry.
A First-Year Wharton MBA Team Won ELC’s 2019 National Business Case Competition
Students applied core concepts from their business courses to solve simulated challenges proposed by Vox Media during this immersive day-long competition.
Undergraduates Tackle Real Media Industry Challenges During This Year’s HuntsmanHacks
Marty Pendleton, WG’20, says the Venture drove home important leadership lessons about inspiring your team, empowering people, and collecting good intelligence.
4 Lessons This Former Navy Officer Learned from a Leadership Venture to Gettysburg
All Penn and Wharton undergrads and grads can apply for the sought-after WISE Fellowship, a paid experiential learning opportunity in social impact consulting or research.
How to Gain Real-World Social Impact Experience While You’re Still a Student
Diversity experts from Deloitte, the NBA, and Jones Day joined Prof. Stephanie Creary to discuss how innovative organizations are evolving in response to movements like #MeToo and #TakeAKnee.
How Business Leaders Build Inclusive Workplaces in an Era of Discord
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