Tag Archives: University of Pennsylvania

Wharton School Names New Dean

The University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School will welcome distinguished political economist Geoffrey Garrett as its newest dean, effective July 1st, the university announced today. A former faculty member in Wharton’s management department, Garrett is …

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Wharton School Dean Won’t Seek Reappointment

Dean Thomas S. Robertson of the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School has announced his decision to step down when his seven-year term expires next year on June 30, 2014. Upon leaving the deanship, Robertson plans …

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Wharton Celebrates Grand Opening of West Coast Campus

The University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School recently announced the official grand opening of its new West Coast home, Wharton | San Francisco, in the Hills Plaza building on San Francisco’s Embarcadero.  The new, larger campus …

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Wharton Offers Free Course In Exchange for a “Brilliant Mistake”

Whether it is a multi-billion dollar empire, or a small business, for businesses to survive in today’s highly competitive markets, constant and instant upgrading is necessary to keep up. Enter the need for trial and …

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Wharton School Posts 2011-2012 Deadlines, Essay Topics

The University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School has announced the deadlines and essay questions for the 2011-2012 MBA application season. The deadlines are: Round 1 Deadline: October 3, 2011 Notification: December 20, 2011 Round 2 Deadline: …

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The Wharton School Receives $6.5m to Establish Social Impact Prize

B-school alums have really been coming through for their alma maters lately. Last week, I wrote about Columbia Business School alum Richard Paul Richman’s $10m gift to Columbia University for the establishment of the Richard …

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