Education, Business & Policy

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6 Character Traits to Consider Before Becoming an Entrepreneur February 11, 2016 | U.S. News

Adam Grant of the Wharton School comments on identifying which type of failure you are afraid of when considering becoming an entrepreneur.

Disrupting the Competitive Landscape: Covering the 2016 Wharton China Business Forum February 10, 2016 | Huffington Post

Undergraduate students Megan Foo of the Wharton School and Nelson Dong of the School of Arts & Sciences co-author a blog post about their experiences covering the 2016 Wharton China Business Forum.

The New Era of 30-day Fitness Challenges February 9, 2016 | Wall Street Journal

Research on the fresh start effect co-authored by Katherine Milkman and Jason Riis and doctoral student Hengchen Dai of the Wharton School is cited.

New Program Aims to Boost Number of Latino Faculty February 9, 2016 | U.S. News

Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education is quoted about The Center for Minority Serving Institutions launching a new program called Pathways to the Professoriate.

New, Reading-heavy SAT Has Students Worried February 8, 2016 | New York Times

Dean Eric Furda of Admissions comments on the new SAT and says the performance of first-time test takers will determine which version of the test is better.