Wharton New Student Orientation

New Student Orientation

Join us for your introduction to Wharton! The day will include a variety of activities. 10:00-10:45am—Meet Your Cohort Students meet with their cohort leaders, academic advisor, and fellow cohort members. Jon M. Huntsman Hall, rooms as specified below: Dinar—Room F45 Dollar—Room F50 Euro—Room F55 Peso—Room F60 Rand—Room F65 Rupee—Room F70

Wharton | Penn Resources Fair

Learn about valuable resources and meet representatives from over 25 Wharton and Penn departments, including Penn Wharton Entrepreneurship, the Wharton Customer Analytics Initiative, Student Health Service, Penn Abroad, Tutoring Services,  CAPS, and many more! Federal Donuts will be served!  

Wharton Undergraduate Research Symposium

The Wharton Undergraduate Research Board is hosting the annual Research Symposium. Come meet and mingle with Wharton and other Penn student researchers and hear them present their work! Interested in presenting? The researcher voted the most engaging will receive a prize of $100. Learn more and sign up to present >>  

Industry Exploration Program Information Session

Learn more about the Wharton Industry Exploration Program (WH 297) course that will explore the New York City tech sector over fall break, October 9-12, 2019! Applications will be available on Undergrad Inside starting on April 4 and will be due on April 22.  

Startup Showcase

Everyone is welcome to attend the Penn Wharton Entrepreneurship Startup Showcase, to see our preeminent student entrepreneurs pitching and demoing their startups, vote for the Michelson People’s Choice and the Crowd Favorite Awards, and mingle with alumni entrepreneurs. Attendees can also pitch to an investor in a real elevator! See the full agenda

The Amazing Cohort Race

Wharton Undergraduate Cohorts Discover campus with your cohort and earn points towards the Cohort Cup by participating in this memorable scavenger hunt. Meet your cohort at 12pm on Koo Plaza. Food will be provided after the scavenger hunt.

Wharton and Economics Research Session

CURF Fireside Lounge, 2nd Floor, ARCH Building This session is designed for students who are interested in participating in economics and business research.  Meet Wharton and Economics department professors, hear about their work, and discover ways to get involved in your own projects. No preregistration necessary.  Please email anneliza@upenn.edu if

Hauntsman Halloween

Join your favorite cohort leaders and peers for a fun festival at Huntsman Halloween! Come in costume, grab some free candy, and carve or paint a pumpkin with us! Prizes will be given for the best costumes!

Authors@Wharton: Sir Richard Branson

Authors@Wharton Speaker Series presents Sir Richard Branson in conversation with Professor Adam Grant on his new book Finding My Virginity RSVP >> Richard Branson, founder of the Virgin Group, is one of the world’s most recognized and respected business leaders.  His 1998 memoir, Losing My Virginity, shared the outrageous tale

Authors@Wharton: Walter Isaacson

Walter Isaacson in conversation with Professor Adam Grant on his new book Leonardo Da Vinci RSVP >> Walter Isaacson, the author of the acclaimed bestsellers Steve Jobs, Einstein, and Benjamin Franklin, brings Leonardo da Vinci to life in an exciting new biography. This book is the capstone to Isaacson’s biographies on genius, creativity, innovation,

Authors@Wharton: Dan Pink

Dan Pink Bestselling Author and TED Speaker in conversation with Professor Adam Grant on his new book When: The Scientific Secrets of Perfect Timing A Penn ID is required for admission. Daniel Pink changes the way we live by changing how we think. From To Sell Is Human to Drive to A Whole

Authors@Wharton: Satya Nadella

Satya Nadella CEO of Microsoft in conversation with Professor Adam Grant on his new book HIT REFRESH: The Quest to Rediscover Microsoft’s Soul and Imagine a Better Future for Everyone  Hit Refresh is about individual change, about the transformation happening inside of Microsoft and the technology that will soon impact all of

Winter Whartonland

Winter Whartonland

Join us on the last day of classes to celebrate the holidays and the end of the semester! There will be festive desserts and drinks, gingerbread-house decorating, an ugly sweater contest, free giveaways, and more. The first 100 people will get a Wharton cohort scarf! Gingerbread-house decorating competition: 4:50-5:20pm Ugly

Cohort Thanksgiving

You are cordially invited to Cohort Thanksgiving! Come celebrate and share in thankfulness with your classmates and others in the Wharton community. Dinner will be catered by Boston Market. Rooms are assigned by cohort: Room Number         Cohort JMHH 260                    Dinar JMHH 265                   

Freshman Workshop: Making the Most of Reading Days

Reading Days

Join Wharton Peer Advising Fellows, Freshman Cohort Directors, and Weingarten Learning Resources Center staff to create project management plans and schedules for each of your classes during finals. You will leave with a concrete plan for how to tackle the last few weeks of the semester. Please make sure that

Wharton 5K

Wharton 5K

Join Wharton Council and the Wharton RoadRunners for the annual Wharton 5K benefiting Minding your Mind, Philadelphia’s largest mental health organization! Learn more and register at www.wharton5k.com  

Wharton Thesis Information Session

Interested in doing a Wharton thesis? Come to the Wharton Thesis Information Session on Friday, March 18 from 11am until 12 noon. WH 299/399 – Research Seminar The research seminars for Wharton Research Scholars and Joseph Wharton Scholars are designed to promote skills that will assist students in both understanding and

Wharton China Business Forum

The Forum is an established student-run global business conference focused on engaging world leaders in business to discuss current issues and insights relating to China. It is the first undergraduate business conference focused on China and attracts hundreds of undergraduates, MBAs, business professionals, and university faculty and students travelling from

Study Hacks for Reading Days

Weingarten Center

Join a Weingarten Center learning instructor to refine your approaches to challenging coursework. Maximize your Reading Days, by creating a realistic study schedule, analyzing your professors’ expectations, assessing your knowledge base, and studying as actively as possible. Register now >>

Real Estate Career Fair

Meet industry professionals: development, finance, management, and more. A great opportunity to find summer internships or full-time positions in the field! Open to all students who are interested in real estate. Location: Houston Hall Questions: Contact Ron Smith at smithk@wharton.upenn.edu.

Authors@Wharton: Scott Kelly

Wharton leadership

Scott Kelly NASA Astronaut and American Record Holder for Single Longest Mission in Space in conversation with Professor Adam Grant on his new book ENDURANCE: A Year in Space, A Lifetime of Discovery RSVP A stunning, personal memoir from the astronaut and modern-day hero who spent a record-breaking year aboard the International

Leadership Lecture: Victor Luis

Wharton leadership

a conversation with Victor Luis Chief Executive Officer, Coach, Inc. Moderated by Barbara Kahn, Patty and Jay H. Baker Professor of Marketing RSVP Now >> Mr. Luis was appointed Chief Executive Officer of Coach, Inc. in January 2014.   Prior to his appointment, and beginning in February 2013, he held

Wharton Leadership Lecture: Rich Riley

Wharton leadership

Rich Riley, W’96, joined Shazam as CEO in 2013 with nearly 20 years’ experience as an entrepreneur and technology leader. Under his leadership, Shazam has grown to reach hundreds of millions of active users and evolved into a mobile platform that enables brands to engage consumers via TV, Radio, Cinema,

Entrepreneur in Residence: Tracy Kobeda Brown

Tracy Kobeda Brown (W’94), Former CEO & Founder, Evil Genius Design, Inc.  After graduating from Wharton, Tracy Kobeda Brown joined Andersen Consulting. Followed by a position with American Eagle where she built ae.com during the dot com boom. After discovering some anomalies in web transactions, she began focusing on fraud,

Entrepreneur in Residence: LeRoy Jones

LeRoy E. Jones, GEX’02, is Chief Executive Officer of GSI Health, LLC, a healthcare technology and solution provider, which he founded and developed into a national leader in accountable care coordination, health information exchange, system integration, and interoperability. Mr. Jones is a recognized expert in healthcare information exchange, and health

Entrepreneur in Residence: Seth Berger

Seth Berger (C’89/WG’93), Managing Director, Sixers Innovation Lab Seth has been the CEO of 4 businesses in the consumer space, including basketball apparel company AND1, and his fifth venture has been to build an elite high school basketball program as Head Coach. In all of these ventures, Seth has started