Monday, September 1, 2014
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Adriana Lima to study business at Wharton? Yes, and no.

Adriana Lima will study at Wharton, and some students are upset it's not the Victoria's Secret model, but another woman by the same name.

Adriana Lima to study business at Wharton? Yes, and no.

Buzz around Penn's Wharton School of Business yesterday was that Victoria's Secret model Adriana Lima had been accepted to the school. But to the dismay of most Wharton dudes, we hear it's not the Brazilian babe, but another woman by that name who will join the business program.

Penn doesn't comment on prospective students but we checked in with reps for the real Adriana Lima, just in case it is her, and they didn't get back to us.

Another Victoria's Secret alum, Tyra Banks, made news last week when it was reported that the TV host and producer will attend Harvard Business School.

* In far less sexy business-school news, Comcast-Spectacor chairman Ed Snider will speak at his alma mater, the University of Maryland's Robert H. Smith School of Business on Friday at the school's Entrepreneurship Invitational. AOL co-founder Steve Case and Under Armour CEO Kevin Plank are also among speakers.

Read more from our column in Tuesday's Daily News.

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