The Annual Dinner is the largest event of the fall semester where over 200 students join us for a career fair and networking dinner. Our members are invited to attend an exclusive career fair where they have the opportunity to chat with representatives from over 30 of our corporate sponsors. This is a great opportunity to learn more about internships and full-time positions at a variety of industries, including banking, consulting, tech, real estate, and retail. The corporate representatives will then join our attendees for a three-course meal and keynote speech delivered by a prominent woman leader in business. Any student at the University of Pennsylvania is invited to attend!
DRESSING FOR SUCCESS
This is Wharton Women’s annual philanthropy event which supports Philadelphia organization Career Wardrobe. It consists of a fashion show featuring student models, an upperclassmen fashion panel, interactive make-up stations, pop-up shops, and delicious desserts. Finally, there is the chance to win prize baskets in a raffle featuring items from brands like Rag & Bone, Tory Burch, Theory, Bluemercury, Nordstrom, Lush, Intermix, Audrey Claire, Sprinkles Cupcakes, SoulCycle, Flywheel, Kiwi, Knit Wit, & many more! Career Wardrobe is an organization that provides career advice and professional wardrobe items for Philadelphia women looking to re-enter the workforce.
WHARTON WOMEN BUSINESS CONFERENCE
The Wharton Women Business Conference is our biggest event of the spring semester. Learn from high-profile women leaders in business as they share experiences and advice gained during their careers. Previous keynote speakers have included Kat Cole (President and COO of Focus Brands, former CEO of Cinnabon), Deborah Fine (CCO of Modell’s Sporting Goods & former CEO of Victoria’s Secret PINK), and Michelle Kelly (EVP of Brand Distribution, Marketing, & Merchandising at Lilly Pulitzer). There will also be a panel featuring women from a variety of industries, including retail, finance, entertainment, and tech. Enjoy breakfast, lunch, a LinkedIn photoshoot, goodie bags, and an afternoon mingling with the speakers and fellow Wharton Women members!
This spring semester event invites over 100 attendees to a acclaimed Philadelphia restaurant for a night of fine dining and learning. Over a three-course meal, a keynote speaker will share her wisdom on business and table etiquette, networking, and crafting a professional image. Previous topics have included how to engage in small talk, what to talk about and what to avoid in different professional situations, and how women may approach situations differently.