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Learn about virtual student programming and other ways to get involved with the Wharton Social Impact Initiative.
9 Ways for Students to Get Involved with Social Impact This Year
“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
NHL media strategist Louis Gilbert, G’19, WG’19, is developing a local fanbase for hockey in China, where the sport is growing in popularity.
Growing Hockey in China from the Ground Up
Bioengineering PhD student Ana Peredo spent much of her academic career researching regeneration in the human body. Through WIVA (Wharton Social Impact’s impact investing program), she sought out companies that applied this concept towards addressing the climate crisis.
Why This Bioengineering PhD Student Pursued Impact Investing
Environmental advocate Brandon Nguyen, W’21, C’21, reflects on a trip to Tromsø, Norway earlier this year. He was the only undergraduate student from North America to present his research at the Arctic Frontiers Student Forum.
The Intersection of Advocacy and Academia: How Wharton Took Me to the Arctic
A new gender lens investing report by Wharton Social Impact’s Sandi Hunt and Catalyst at Large’s Suzanne Biegel, W’84, shows key findings on the current state of the field.
Project Sage 3.0: Key Insights from the Latest Gender Lens Investing Report
“There’s this feeling that entrepreneurs are born and not made. And that is, by and large, completely incorrect.”
7 Research-Based Principles All Young Entrepreneurs Should Follow
Wharton Prof. Adi Wyner digs into the statistics about the COVID-19 outbreak and offers insights into what the numbers mean.
Making Sense of Coronavirus Statistics
From donations to delivery services for at-risk populations, the Wharton community is joining in the fight against the pandemic.
How Wharton Students Are Supporting COVID-19 Relief Efforts
Wharton experts weigh in on the global economy, online teaching, remote work, and flattening the curve of COVID-19 impact.
Faculty Insights: How to Lead and Work Through a Pandemic
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