November 2023 • Edition 26

From left: Professor Jeremy Siegel, Russell E. Palmer Professor Emeritus of Finance, and Mike Sievert, W’91, President and CEO of T-Mobile November 2023 • Edition 26 MBA students thank donors like you, a doctoral student pushes the limits of social science at Wharton Analytics, and the Wharton Impact Tour welcomes Jeremy Siegel and T-Mobile’s CEO. Thank You for Championing Tomorrow’s Business Leaders Thanks to you, Wharton can enhance opportunities for currentRead More

September 2023 • Edition 25

Robb LeMasters September 2023 • Edition 25 Wharton Impact announces new Tour dates with Dean Erika James and spotlights Robb LeMasters, W'99, and one of the School's fundraising priorities: the Coalition for Equity and Opportunity. Join Dean James on the Wharton Impact Tour The Wharton Impact Tour has been visiting cities aroundRead More

August 2023 • Edition 24

Dante Cruz, W’25, and Catherine Buren, W’25, Nu’25. August 2023 • Edition 24 This summer, thanks to the support of donors like you, Wharton undergraduates explored potential careers; the Lauder Institute added a new language program; and Wharton Global Youth launched an investment competition for secondary students. Wharton Students Capitalize on Summer Internships Dante Cruz, W’25, and CatherineRead More

July 2023 • Edition 23

Pedro Lichtinger, WG’78 July 2023 • Edition 23 Pedro Lichtinger, WG’78, builds his legacy by supporting The Wharton Fund; a new gift transforms healthcare entrepreneurship; and a novel partnership brings business education to the incarcerated. Leaving a Legacy at Wharton Iracilda Lichtinger, PAR'08, and Pedro Lichtinger, WG'78, PAR'08, rose to the Benjamin FranklinRead More

June 2023 • Edition 22

Dean Erika James (left) and Professor Adam Grant (right) regaled alumni with personal stories and insights from their research. June 2023 • Edition 22 This month’s edition highlights the significance of the Dr. Bruce I. Jacobs Scholars in Quantitative Finance program; the dynamism of Dean Erika James and Professor Adam Grant at the Wharton Impact Tour’s Philadelphia stop; and reflections by alumnae in celebration of this year’s newly graduatedRead More

May 2023 • Edition 21

Penn recently expanded financial aid for families making less than $75,000 per year. May 2023 • Edition 21 This month, join Wharton Impact in celebrating the commitment of Steven Silverstein, WG'85, to steering retail business to do good for society; the expansion of financial aid for Wharton undergraduates; and the MBA students who participated in an impact investing competition sponsored, in part, byRead More

April 2023 • Edition 20

Sam Lundquist, Chief Advancement Officer April 2023 • Edition 20 In this month’s Wharton Impact, Chief Advancement Officer Sam Lundquist discusses the state of the School for students and alumni; budding entrepreneurs cook up new ideas in Tangen Hall; and Alice Yin Hung, C’90, W’90, invests in Wharton’s future. In Conversation: Wharton Chief Advancement OfficerRead More

March 2023 • Edition 19

Alma Ledig, ED’1926, WG’1931, made history as Wharton's first female MBA graduate. March 2023 • Edition 19 In recognition of Women’s History Month, this edition of Wharton Impact highlights a history-making female graduate; profiles a tech innovator’s efforts to empower future leaders through a new MBA fellowship; and examines how women in data science are moving away from being underrepresented to thrivingRead More

February 2023 • Edition 18

Dean Erika James, in red, with WMYC Co-chairs Heather Jones, Erika Lawrence, Sierra Martin, and Elon Cornelius, WG'23, at left; and board members Larry Bailey, WG'76, and Lana Woods, WG'90, at right February 2023 • Edition 18 Wharton Impact is honoring Black History Month in this edition with three stories from the latest Whitney M. Young, Jr. Memorial Conference. Learn how to grow your legacy from alumni honoree David R. Jones, WG’93; read how the conference celebrates the importance of Black leadership;Read More

December 2022 – Edition 16

December 2022 • Edition 16 In this month’s edition, read about the School’s new equity and opportunity coalition; learn about the continued importance of human decision-making in the field of people analytics; and hear from Wharton undergraduate students who are recipients of life-changing scholarships. Wharton CEO: A Sustained Effort forRead More