Category Archives: Darden Community

A Partner’s Perspective on Going Abroad

Darden students have many opportunities to study abroad during their time here, ranging from one-week seminars to semester-long consulting projects. A question often asked is, “But I came here with my partner. What can he or she do while I’m away?”
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Happy Holidays From Darden Admissions

The admissions office of the Darden School of Business would like to wish you Happy Holidays! We hope you are able to enjoy some time with family and friends.
If you are applying to Darden in Rounds 2 or 3, we … Continue reading

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2014-2015 Winter Holiday Hours

The Darden School of Business will be closed on Wednesday, 24 December – Friday, 26 December and Wednesday, 31 December – Friday, 2 January. If you have questions specifically for the Admissions Committee, please e-mail us at We will … Continue reading

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Fall 2014 Student Blog Highlights

The best way to learn about life at a particular business school is by talking to a current student. Several Darden students have volunteered to blog about their experiences over their two years in the MBA program. Here are some of the … Continue reading

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Introducing the Darden SWAT Team

Darden students are known for taking the initiative and implementing ideas that improve the MBA experience. In today’s blog, Second Year student Stephen Reiff discusses how a new initiative geared towards energizing First Year students evolved from concept to reality:
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Plan Your Interview Visit to Charlottesville

We have recently started inviting Round 1 MBA applicants to interview with Darden and will continue releasing interview invitations through 17 December. Applicants who live and work in the United States are required to interview in Charlottesville, and we encourage you to take … Continue reading

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Refreshing First Coffee: A Sustainability Project at Darden

The University of Virginia Darden School of Business offers over 100 elective courses in our academic curriculum. In addition to these electives, you can pursue independent study projects. Popular projects include writing a business case with faculty and improving the School through … Continue reading

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CEO of Save the Children Carolyn Miles (MBA ’88): From Veterinarian to Non-Profit Leader

The Forté Foundation is a partnership between leading companies and top business schools working together to increase women’s access to education and business networks, as well as motivate young women to pursue leadership positions.
Forté recently featured Darden alumna Carolyn Miles (MBA ’88) in their Women … Continue reading

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Social Impact Around the World With Global Consulting Projects

Global Field Experiences (GFEs) are MBA electives that give students the opportunity to provide consulting services to an international company or organization.
This year’s Global Field Experiences will be offered in Kathmandu, Manila, Nigeria, Hanoi, Amsterdam, Shandong, Thohoyandou, Stockholm and a globally focused experience … Continue reading

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Meet the 2014-2015 Darden Student Bloggers

Learn about life in business school through the Darden Student and Partner Blogs. Follow 17 students and partners as they write about student life, recruiting, hot topics in business, living in Charlottesville and more.
Darden Student Blogs

Amy Appleby
Hometown: London, United Kingdom … Continue reading

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