Lamont spoke as part of an annual lecture series on social justice.
The most recent broadcast was held on Monday evening.
Career Services recently released their annual report detailing the post-graduation choices of 2015 Wharton graduates.
College and Wharton sophomore Sami Petros has seen the issues firsthand.
Penn joins the ranks of Paris, Florence, Jerusalem, Cairo and 289 other historically significant cities around the world.
The Ware resident died on Sunday in Miami.