Wharton School

Why Prenups Aren’t Just for Financial Issues

November 12, 2014

Olivia Mitchell of the Wharton School talks about the non-financial reasons for preparing a prenuptial agreement.

Article Source: Wall Street Journal

Video: As Stock Rally, Siegel Confident in Dow 18,000

November 11, 2014

Jeremy Siegel of the Wharton School discusses his confidence in the Dow 18,000.

Article Source: CNBC

With Court’s Approval, Detroit Emerges From Bankruptcy

November 7, 2014

Olivia Mitchell of the Wharton School discusses Detroit’s financial issues and emerging from bankruptcy.

Article Source: Los Angeles Times

Audio: How the U.S. Might Get to Wage Growth

November 7, 2014

Kent Smetters of the Wharton School talks about U.S. wage growth.

Article Source: “Marketplace”
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Media Contact:Amanda Mott | ammott@upenn.edu | 215-898-1422October 27, 2014

Penn’s Celebration of Innovation Features Silfen Forum With Amy Gutmann and Walter Isaacson

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University of Pennsylvania President Amy Gutmann and David L. Cohen, chair of Penn’s Board of Trustees, invite Penn students, faculty, staff, alumni, trustees and friends, as well as the region’s business and tech community, to a series of events from 12:30 to 4:30 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 31, celebrating innovation at Penn and showcasing Penn’s South Bank, a hub for innovation and new business ventures.

University of Pennsylvania President Amy Gutmann and David L. Cohen, chair of Penn’s Board of Trustees, invite Penn students, faculty, staff, alumni, trustees and friends, as well as the region’s business and tech community, to a series of events from 12:30 to 4:30 p.m. on Friday, Oct.

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Media Contact:Amanda Mott | ammott@upenn.edu | 215-898-1422October 22, 2014

Want to Change the World? Penn Has a Prize for That

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The search for entries in the inaugural President’s Engagement Prize competition is underway. As many as three seniors who design and undertake local, national or global engagement projects for the first year following their graduation will be selected for the President’s Engagement Prizes, which consist of $50,000 for living expenses and as much as $100,000 for project implementation expenses.

The big banner on the ARCH on Locust Walk and the emails from President Gutmann to the senior class have gotten the message out: The search for entries in the inaugural President’s Engagement Prize competition is underway.

Tackling Cavities in India’s Slums with Xylitol Gum

November 7, 2014

Ezekiel Emanuel of the Perelman School of Medicine and the Wharton School, 

Article Source: New York Times
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Media Contact:Jeanne Leong | jleong@upenn.edu | 215-573-8151October 28, 2014

For Penn Student Information Technology Advisors, the Job Provides Life Lessons

Being a student IT advisor at the University of Pennsylvania is not just about helping others. It’s also a learning experience.

Along with a team of professional Penn staff, 80 student information technology advisors offer tech support to students, faculty and staff who reside in all 11 College Houses. 

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Media Contact:Amanda Mott | ammott@upenn.edu | 215-898-1422October 23, 2014

Penn’s 2014 Alumni Honors Include Founder of TED Wurman and Former Trustee Chair Riepe

The University of Pennsylvania will honor distinguished alumni at the 80th Annual Alumni Award of Merit Gala on Friday, Oct. 31.

Can the US Health Care System Control Ebola’s Spread?

October 13, 2014

Ezekiel Emanuel of the Perelman School of Medicine and the Wharton School says, “We do have to step up training.

Article Source: Al Jazeera America