Author Archives: Isabel Adams

Meet Darden’s EMBA and GEMBA – Erin Breitzka, Kristina Stepanek, Diogo Simas

Much like our residential students, the students enrolled in the Executive Formats of the Darden MBA come from a wide variety of backgrounds, careers, goals, and interests. We have asked several of our EMBA and GEMBA students to answer a … Continue reading

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Meet Darden’s EMBA & GEMBA – Ery Zaidir (GEMBA ’18) and Julie Lasseter (EMBA ’18)

Much like our residential students, the students enrolled in the Executive Formats of the Darden MBA come from a wide variety of backgrounds, careers, goals, and interests. We have asked several of our EMBA and GEMBA students to answer a … Continue reading

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Q&A with Patrick Weeks (EMBA ’18)

We recently sat down with Patrick Weeks (EMBA ’18) to learn more about his experience as a student in Darden’s Executive MBA and how he’s making the program his own.
Patrick, thanks for taking the time to answer our questions. To … Continue reading

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Career Advisor Spotlight: Mike Stevens

by Sydney Sfreddo
The University of Virginia Darden School of Business consistently ranks in the top-tier for their career services among MBA programs. To continue introducing you to the career advisors at Darden’s Career Development Center (CDC), this week we are … Continue reading

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Simonas Matulionis (MBA ’17) Discusses Career Change to Consulting

By Sydney Sfreddo
Simonas Matulionis, a recent Darden graduate of the Class of 2017, took time to reflect on his Darden experience and how it enabled him to change careers from equity research to consulting. This summer he will begin working … Continue reading

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Career Advisor Spotlight: Reid Thompson

by Sydney Sfreddo
The University of Virginia Darden School of Business consistently ranks in the top-tier for their career services among MBA programs. To continue introducing you to the career advisors at Darden’s Career Development Center (CDC), this week we are … Continue reading

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Q&A with Rising Second Year Molly Deale

by Sydney Sfreddo
Molly Deale, a rising Second Year and Forté Fellow at the University of Virginia Darden School of Business, came with the goal of making a major career change. From managing a millinery studio in New York City and … Continue reading

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Meet Darden’s Dean of Career Services, Jeff McNish

Have you been following along with Sara Neher’s Admissions Talk Show? Sara uses her Admissions Talk Show to introduce you to different members of the Darden community. She recently sat down with Jeff McNish, the new Assistant Dean of the … Continue reading

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Executive MBA Reflections on Charlottesville

In the executive formats of the Darden MBA, students choose whether they would like to attend in person residencies in Charlottesville, VA, or in the DC area in Rosslyn, VA. We asked two members of the Charlottesville cohort to reflect … Continue reading

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CLASS OF 2017: How Darden Helped This Cameroon Native Find Her Voice

When asked what she liked the most about her Darden experience, Gaelle Mawadjou Tchokoua said, “Darden’s teaching method was transformative for me. My daily exposure to the case study teaching format trained me to rapidly learn on the spot, quickly … Continue reading

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