Education, Business & Policy

Penn in the news

Meet the Man Out to Disrupt Venture Capital May 4, 2016 | CNBC

Undergraduate Rohan Shah of the School of Engineering and Applied Science is featured as founder of Slice Capital.

Video: Do You Have the ‘Grit’ It Takes to Succeed? May 3, 2016 | “CBS This Morning”

Angela Duckworth of the School of Arts & Sciences is highlighted for her new book, Grit: The Power of Passion and Perseverance.

Pittsburgh Organizations Make Their Own Matches for City’s Day of Giving May 3, 2016 | WESA Radio (Pittsburgh)

Katherina Rosqueta of the School of Social Policy & Practice’s Center for High Impact Philanthropy talks about the impact of offering matching money to organizations.

Wharton Startup Tackles Plastic Pollution May 2, 2016 | Poets & Quants

Undergraduate winners of Wharton’s Business Plan Competition are featured.

Commentary: Phila. Behind Peer Cities in Education Funding May 3, 2016 |

Wendell Pritchett and third-year student Max Weiss of the Law School contribute their thoughts on the funding crisis of the School District of Philadelphia in comparison to peer cities.