Greetings from the Peru and Updates from our Spanish Program

Greetings from Peru, where the only thing tastier than the ceviche is the pisco! The Lauder Spanish track has been loving life in Lima, learning about the country’s culture, economy, and sociopolitical landscape. After taking language and culture classes every morning at the Universidad del Pacífico in the Miraflores neighborhoodRead More

Lauder students prepare to launch start up in Chile

When Juan Abraham suggested the Agribots idea during a brainstorming session for Wharton’s business plan competition, I initially thought the idea was ludicrous. What he was proposing was utilizing quadrotor helicopters to fight freezing temperatures in Chile, a problem that farmers like his father had every year. However, after aRead More

Lauder Entrepreneurs Receive Santander Venture Award

The newly-established Santander Venture Award is given to ventures led by MBA students, and is meant to help them during the early stage of entrepreneurial development.  This financial support, coupled with the many other co-curricular opportunities at Wharton, provides a strong foundation for students’ professional development as entrepreneurs.  The SantanderRead More

Lauder Student Takes Home 2nd Place Award at Verizon Powerful Answers & New Lauder/Santander Summer Fellowship for Entrepreneurship

Greetings from snowy Philadelphia! Entrepreneurship is a popular path for many Lauder students, both before, during, and after their time on-campus. On this front, we have a few exciting developments to share with you! First, congratulations on behalf of the entire Lauder community to Lane Rettig of the Class ofRead More

Lauder’s thriving partnership with Santander

The Lauder Institute’s partnership with Santander, one of the largest banks in the world, dates back to 2010. Thanks to Santander’s generous gift to the Lauder Institute, we are able to organize an annual workshop and conference on a topic of global significance known as the Globalization Trendlab. Last year’sRead More