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The Shark Tank star spoke candidly with students competing at Wharton’s first 24-hour IDEATHON 2020.
Daymond John on Focus, Fashion, and Finding the Right Mentor
Learn about student programming, events, and other ways to get involved with the Wharton Social Impact Initiative for the Spring 2020 semester.
7 Ways for Students to Get Involved With Social Impact This Semester
“While we need experience to learn, it is mostly interfering with the learning process,” said Annie Duke, author and retired professional poker player.
How to Learn from Wins and Losses — and Other Lessons from Poker
At this year’s MARC Conference, undergrads heard from Wharton alum and Christian Lacroix CEO Nicolas Topiol on how he helped revive the luxury fashion house post-bankruptcy.
4 Brand Strategies That Put Christian Lacroix Back on the Runway
Each year, Wharton Social Impact Initiative works with hundreds of students, supporting them in their quest to launch a high-impact career. Meet nine alumni making a difference through their careers in business and finance.
9 Alumni Changemakers Working in Social Impact
Students focused on balance during Wharton Well-Being Week by learning tools and techniques to focus on their mental, physical, and spiritual health.
Wharton Undergrads Take Time to Focus on Wellness
Matthew Caulfield, W’16, GW’20, transferred to Wharton in his sophomore year and stayed to pursue a PhD in Ethics and Legal Studies. His involvement in election tech research has made him a spokesperson at national conferences.
PhD Candidate Matthew Caulfield Became an Election Technology Expert — As an Undergrad
Retailers today are battling for customers who are increasingly picky about their shopping experience. At the 2019 Wharton Women Annual Dinner, the SVP for Walmart Fashion and Wharton alum shared her 3 strategies for successful brand expansion.
Wharton Women Learn How Denise Incandela Transformed Fashion at Walmart
Learn about Wharton Social Impact Initiative’s student programs, with opportunities in impact investing, consulting, social entrepreneurship, research, community building, and more.
Welcome Back to Campus: 7 Social Impact Programs for Student Changemakers
From academic courses to extracurricular involvements and internships, Michelle Jaffee, W’19, ensured social impact shaped her time at Penn. She offers tips for students looking for impactful opportunities.
How I Found My Social Impact Path at Penn — and How You Can Find Yours
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