Date: Thursday, November 3rd at 6 PM | Thursday, November 10th at 6 PM Where: JMHH F36 This year, WAX’s Spring Trip will be in Tokyo, Japan from March 4 -March 11, 2017. The main purpose of this trip is to learn more about the companies, internship opportunities, and culture in Japan. The industries we will explore include but are not limited to finance, technology, gaming, consulting, real estate, etc. In addition, there will be cultural excursions based on participants’ interests. The trip is open to all Penn students in any of the four schools. Applicants do not need to know Japanese. Attend one of the two info sessions to learn more about the trip and the application process. For any further questions, feel free to email firstname.lastname@example.org
Date: Monday, November 21st at 8 PM Where: JMHH 255 Do you like trivia? Do you like free food? (The answer to at least one of these questions should be yes.) Come join Wharton Asia Exchange for a night of trivia related to Asian cultures, planned by our NewGen members! Whether you consider yourself an expert on Asia or if you've never even heard of Gangnam Style, come for a good time, free donuts, and the potential to win $40 in Starbucks gift cards ($10/member)! Register at this link: https://goo.gl/forms/
Date: Wednesday, November 2nd at 7 PM Where: SHDH 1206 We will be going over spring trip details, revealing the family group challenge winner, board transtion process, and committee updates. In addtion, we will be having a workshop focusing on providing an overview of various industry specific skills. For example, Argus for the real estate industry.
Date: Wednesday, October 12th at 7 PM Where: SHDH 1206Interested in business in Asia? Come join the Wharton Asia Exchange at our first GBM of the semester! Due to popular demand, this is the first year that WAX is opening its GBM to everyone. Not just committee members! Don't miss out this chance to see what WAX is all about! In addition to going over WAX's plans for the year, we will be hosting a mini workshop to help develop your networking skills. As always, dinner will be served!
Date: September 12th, 6:00 PM | September 15th, 8 PM Where: JMHH 265 Interested in business in Asia? Come find out what the Wharton Asia Exchange has to offer, meet the current board, and learn more about our club! Food will be served!
Date: Wednesday, March 30th, 6:00 PM Where: JMHH 345 Join WAX, FDTIC, WCBS and AKPsi to learn about Andy Okun's personal experiences working at Solomon Brothers Inc. and co-founding Watermark, a fixed income arbitrage group. Mr. Okun will give insight into the markets in which he invests, and into the hedge fund industry as a whole. Mr. Okun earned a B.S. in Economics summa cum laude from the University of Pennsylvania's Wharton School in 1981. RSVP: here
Date: Monday, March 21st at 8:00 PM Location: SDHD 107 Wharton Asia Exchange is providing an opportunity for students to learn how to best present themselves while pursuing their aspirations and future career. In an increasingly competitive world, it is imperative that we too maintain our competitive edge. WAX's Skim Resume and Interview Speed Dating Workshop is an interactive approach to maintaining this competitiveness. Seniors, including WAX alumni, will be skimming through resumes and providing constructive feedback individually, as well as participating in quick fit interviews with attendees to give advice on how to convey one's interests. We are excited to see you there! Food will be served. Bring a hard copy of resume to the workshop! RSVP here and check out our Facebook event here!
Going Behind the Business of GamesDate: Wednesday, March 16th, 7:00 PM Where: JMHH 270 Video games have taken the entertainment world by a storm, but people often overlook the opportunities that lie within the industry aside from professional gaming or video game development. Come see what video games might have in store for you, and learn about what it takes to make it in this business. Wharton KUBS, SASE, and WAX are excited to present a speaker panel with interns and employees from Riot Games, Blizzard Entertainment, and personal start-up ventures. Hear about our speakers’ personal experiences, and come prepared with your own questions as well! RSVP Here!
Spring 2016 Recruitment Package too! RSVP here.