Articles by Bryn Ferguson
Teaching creativity in the classroomOne of Wharton's most sought-after classes is in a subject many believe cannot be taught.
Wharton partners with Forbes to award $1 million in 30 Under 30 competitionWith a prize pool of one million dollars, the competition is the largest of its type. The winner will receive $500,000 and the five semifinalists will each receive $100,000.
Seventy-seven student government candidates prepare for fall electionsCampaigning will begin at 7 a.m. on Monday
Gutmann visits Penn Wharton China Center for the first timeSix months after the Penn Wharton China Center kicked off in Beijing, the opening celebrations will conclude with a gala and discussion forum featuring distinguished guests from around the world.
Wharton before and after: Freshmen and seniors compare experience with expectationsBoth freshmen and seniors say that Wharton has defied their expectations.
Lauder Institute offers new Africa programThe Lauder Institute, the graduate-level joint-degree program between International Studies in the College and either Penn Law or Wharton, will offer a new Africa program in May 2016.
Penn summer programs: your guide to who's who on campus this summerPenn students who stay on campus for the summer taking classes or researching for professors are amongst a diverse set of visitors: kids from age seven to rising high school seniors who are getting a taste of what it's like to walk on Locust.
New Office of Fraternity and Sorority Life director appointedOn Tuesday, the Office of Fraternity and Sorority Life announced the appointment of Eddie Banks-Crosson as Director.
The unexpected costs of taking time off at PennStudents who take leaves of absence for mental health reasons do not just suffer the financial burden of hospitalizations, outpatient care and therapist visits. Many also encounter unexpected Penn-related financial difficulties.
Penn Wharton China Center kicks off with "First 100 Days" celebrations, incorporating all 12 of Penn's schoolsIn the first 100 days since its opening on March 10th, each of Penn’s schools held its own event at the Center, and invited researchers and faculty from institutions around China.
Penn pre-frosh addresses mental health concerns with Facebook support groupEven before arriving at Penn, a pre-frosh is looking to address student mental health concerns in a new way.
Penn community reacts to Supreme Court same-sex marriage rulingAs the nation reacted to the momentous decision, members of the Penn community shared their thoughts on the long-controversial issue and its new future.
Asian students call for changes on campus in wake of recent racial incidentsIn the wake of recent cultural conflicts on campus, many Asian American students at Penn want the university and campus organizations to do more to bridge cultural gaps between ethic groups and create more dialogue about race on campus.
Student accepted to all eight Ivies chooses University of Alabama, calls Penn aid policy into questionEvery year, a handful of students achieve what seems impossible to many: acceptance into all eight Ivy League schools. While many of this year’s accepted students decided to attend one of the Ivy Leagues, one student chose elsewhere.
New mental health policy recommendations engage Penn facultyA possible addition to Penn’s mental health policies and procedures may change how the faculty interacts with students.
Wharton dean closes out first year with local, international experiences under his beltSince he began his deanship last July, Garrett has practically split his time between Philadelphia and abroad.
Wharton launches Snapchat accountWharton's social media team will begin promoting the new Snapchat account during graduation festivities.
Inside Wharton's social media strategyWhen it comes to Wharton's social media strategy, what may seem like a one-man show is in fact a large operation.
Wharton program for high school students provides a leg up, but not a foot in the doorMany rising high school seniors apply to the intensive business program, Leadership in the Business World, with an ultimate hope of gaining admission to Wharton.