Category Archives: Darden Community

Darden Students Tackle Education Challenges in Summer Internships

This summer, Darden students Rafe Steinhauer, Kat O’Neill and Gaines Johnson are interning at mission-driven organizations focused on Education. The three students are enrolled in the MBA/Master of Education dual-degree program “Innovation in Education Reform.”
This summer they are doing education internships at:

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Attend a Women’s MBA Event in a City Near You

The Darden School of Business is partnering with several top business schools to host admissions events in several cities. Learn about the benefits of an MBA from a diverse panel of recent alumnae. Following the panel, you will be able … Continue reading

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The Darden Experience: A Reflection

Over 300 Darden students walked across the historical University of Virginia Lawn to receive their MBA diploma this past May. Recent graduate and student blogger Jon Meredith (MBA ’14) reflects upon his past two years at Darden in his post, … Continue reading

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Advice for MBA Applicants  

Prior to attending Darden, Mariel Furlong (MBA ’13) worked as a journalist at a national publication. She leveraged Darden’s tight-knit network to transition into a career as a strategy consultant at Accenture, where she is currently employed.
As a student, Mariel … Continue reading

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A Partner’s Perspective on Life at Darden

Charlottesville is a popular tourist destination throughout the summer and fall. Combining the best of city life with the natural beauty of the Blue Ridge Mountains, Charlottesville offers an extensive array of restaurants that have been featured in national publications … Continue reading

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Meet Darden Students, Alumni and Faculty in Israel

Darden School of Business Gathering
Tuesday, 20 May, 6:00 p.m.
Hotel Diaghilev
56 Mazeh Street
Tel Aviv, Israel
Please join Darden faculty, students and Israeli alumni on Tuesday, 20 May at 6:00 p.m. for a great opportunity to network with members of the University of Virginia Darden … Continue reading

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Giving Back to the Community: Consulting with Local Entrepreneurs

First and Second Year Darden students have many opportunities to engage with the Charlottesville community: participating in the Building Goodness in April project, collaborating with a local business in the i.Lab Incubator, consulting with area entrepreneurs through student clubs or … Continue reading

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Darden MBA Faculty: Inspiring Ethical Business Leaders

Darden is the only business school to be in the top 20th percentile of MBA graduate satisfaction in teaching quality for 24 consecutive years (Businessweek). In addition to being known for their open-door policy and high level of interaction with … Continue reading

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The 2014 i.Lab Incubator Class is the Largest Yet

The Batten Institute for Entrepreneurship and Innovation at the Darden School of Business recently announced the ventures accepted into the 2014 W.L. Lyons Brown III Innovation Laboratory (i.Lab) incubator. The i.Lab is a University-wide initiative, housed at the Darden School, … Continue reading

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Dean’s Blog Post: “Women in Business and the Role of Business Schools”

Following a series of events that included a meeting with business school deans at The White House and reading Sheryl Sandburg’s Lean In, Dean Bob Bruner reflected on growing gender equality in business in his recent blog post.
In discussing the … Continue reading