Skip to content
Skip to main menu
Mobile menu toggle
Wharton Social Impact Initiative
News + Stories
Archana Patel, WG’24, Sruthi Mylavarapu, WG’24, Cynthia Obiozor, WG’24, and Shilpi Mittal, WG’24, received scholarships for their commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion in the workplace.
Wharton Women: Meet This Year’s Forté Scholarship Recipients
He and his team of lawyers, all of whom identify as LGBTQIA+, argued successfully to decriminalize homosexuality in the Indian Supreme Court.
Udai Bhardwaj Decriminalized Homosexuality In India. Now, He’s Coming To Wharton.
Brittney Govan, WG’21, and Itunu Dacosta, WG’22, and chat about being recognized for their meaningful leadership in the Black community at Wharton and beyond.
A Conversation Between Whitney M. Young Memorial Fellowship Scholars
Camille Castro, WG’23, Fitz Reid, WG’23, Angela Romero, WG’23, and Mini Thangaswamy, WG’23, received scholarships for their commitment to advancing women in business.
Meet This Year’s Forté Fellows in Wharton’s EMBA Program
“How do we make sure that every graduate who leaves Wharton takes on that inclusivity as a core value with them as they move into the boardrooms of companies all across the country?”
Getting to Know Prism Fellow & Reality TV Star Dillon Patel
If you’re a first-year MBA student at Wharton and you’re launching or leading a social venture, learn how the Jacobs Impact Entrepreneur Prize can help power your startup.
Two Crucial Things Student Social Entrepreneurs Need — and How to Get Them
“It is often said that actions speak louder than words. But in law, words can speak louder than actions.” Wharton Social Impact WISE Fellow Edward Grigg, LLM candidate at Penn Law, reflects on the importance of legal documents in the field of impact investing.
Mission Impactful: Using a Legal Skillset to Research Impact Investing
“I hope the fellowship encourages even more LGBTQ professionals to apply to Wharton and consider how they can give back to the LGBTQ community.”
Wharton’s First Prism Fellow Prepares to Join the MBA Community
WISE Fellows Qarina Mannaf, WG’21, and Jess Stokes, WG’21, worked with Philadelphia Zoo to help them expand a student-driven program from a local footprint to a national initiative, as well as brainstorm digital marketing strategies to engage their audiences in the realm of COVID-19.
Resiliency and Creativity: How These Wharton MBAs Helped Philadelphia Zoo Innovate during COVID-19
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
Load More Stories