With a new name and a new home, Venture Lab — formerly known as Penn Wharton Entrepreneurship — is the culmination of a nearly 50-year journey to help aspiring founders at Wharton and across the university realize their visions.
A thrilling era of space exploration has begun, fueled by the potential for tourism among the stars, the ingenuity of private industry, and the ambitions of a few billionaires (including one Wharton alumnus you may have heard about).
Astronaut Garrett Reisman ENG90 W90 talks about his remarkable journey from Wharton to outer space, working with Elon Musk, and his newest adventure—professor of aeronautical engineering.
New research explores how entrepreneurs cracked the aerospace industry.
We speak with technology leaders to understand how they got to where they are in their careers and why they keep coming back for more.
It would be a terrible thing if America’s immigration-innovation secret sauce dried up, writes Wharton Dean Geoffrey Garrett.
We highlight members of the Wharton community worth watching on social media.
There are myriad examples of the expanding public and social role of the private sector, including those of Wharton alumni David Fajgenbaum and Elon Musk.
A Wharton student has his sights set on informing good policy with sound business sense. In fact, he’s already done so.
Some might call the LinkedIn CEO visionary. But here are the qualities that Jeff Weiner looks for in a leader.
How Elon Musk continues to innovate and conquer diverse industries.
As a college student, Elon Musk pledged that he would make an impact on the Internet, on the environment and in space. Fifteen years later, he remains as committed as ever to those same goals.
SpaceX, helmed by Wharton grad Elon Musk, C’97, W’97, is at the center of the Obama administration’s controversial efforts to transfer some of NASA’s traditional duties to private companies.
Elon Musk, W'94