Skip to content

Black Wharton Undergraduate Association

February 7, 2011
by

The Black Wharton Undergraduate Association (BWUA) was founded in 1985 at the University of Pennsylvania.  Currently, it is one of the most successful minority student groups on Penn’s campus and comprises of a wide range of students at the undergraduate level.  BWUA also has a strong alumni network, which has contributed to the organization’s overall success.  BWUA strives to enhance the undergraduate experience of all Black students at Penn by serving as a resource for students interested in business and business-related activities.

The organization’s theme for this semester is “Beyond Business.” This year, the group hopes to extend its outreach and continue its dedication to the professional, social, and academic development of its general body.  To ensure the success of its members, BWUA creates avenues that provide students with opportunities and connections to the greater corporate community.  BWUA’s sponsors span across many industries; this allows the group to cater to the diverse interests of its members.

Black Wharton’s annual events include the Freshmen Luncheon, the Howard E. Mitchell Memorial Conference, the black tie GALA community benefit, and a variety of workshops.  For more information on the legacy of BWUA and future events, please contact blackwharton@gmail.com or visit the group’s website at http://www.blackwharton.com.

Tyler Hyman, C’13

Advertisements
No comments yet

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: