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PwC and Knowledge@Wharton High School Kick Off Fourth Financial Capability and Leadership Training Seminar for High School Educators

SAN FRANCISCO, June 16, 2014 – PwC US and Knowledge@Wharton High School (KWHS) today welcomed nearly 120 high school educators to the PwC-KWHS Seminar for High School Educators on Business and Financial Responsibility. The purpose of the biannual, three-day training … Continue reading 

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The 2014 Investment Competition Finale Goes Global


Knowledge@Wharton High School and Aberdeen Asset Management announce that High Technology High School of Lincroft, N.J., Northwest High School of Germantown, Md., and Korea International School of Pangyo, South Korea, have won the 2013-2014 KWHS/Aberdeen Investment Competition.

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KWHS and Aberdeen Asset Management Announce the Top 10 Investment Competition Finalists


PHILADELPHIA, May 19, 2014—The top 10 finalist teams have been announced in the KWHS-Aberdeen 2014 Investment Competition. The competition, run by Knowledge@Wharton High School and sponsored by Aberdeen Asset Management, kicked off back in December 2013. For the next 22 … Continue reading 

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KWHS and Aberdeen Announce the Winners of the 2012-2013 Investment Competition


PHILADELPHIA, May 8, 2013 – Knowledge@Wharton High School and Aberdeen Asset Management Inc. (“Aberdeen”), a global asset management firm with U.S. headquarters in Philadelphia, are pleased to announce that William W. Bodine High School of Philadelphia and Montgomery Blair High … Continue reading 

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PwC and Knowledge@Wharton High School Seminar Engages New Cohort of High School Educators Committed to Strengthening Business and Financial Leadership


Teachers, principals and administrators gathered at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania on Oct. 25, 26 and 27 for a one-of-a-kind professional development opportunity designed to enhance their ability to instill critical lessons in leadership, entrepreneurship, business and financial responsibility in the classroom.

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Philadelphia High School Students Are Winning Portfolio Managers


A group of aspiring financial wizards got to experience the inner workings of an asset management firm on June 1, when 15 high school students and their teachers arrived at the offices of Aberdeen Asset Management in downtown Philadelphia. The students, representing IMHOTEP Charter School, MAST Community Charter and Furness High School – all located in Philadelphia – were among the top-performing teams in the Knowledge@Wharton High School Philadelphia Investment Competition, sponsored by Aberdeen.

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Philadelphia Students Meet Mayor Nutter


April, 2012 Four Philadelphia School district high school students attended a most unique after-school activity last week. Kevin Gonzalez, Vincent Carambo, Ivann Anderson and Kimberley Stennet, juniors at Bodine High School in Philadelphia, went to City Hall on April 18 … Continue reading 

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Tapping the Entrepreneurial Spirit of Miami-Dade High School Students


Miami-Dade, FL (PRWEB) April 02, 2012 Knowledge@Wharton High School (KWHS), a member of the Wharton School’s Knowledge@Wharton network at the University of Pennsylvania, hosted an Entrepreneurship Competition for high school students in Miami-Dade Public Schools. The Entrepreneurship Competition began on … Continue reading 

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