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Academics, Darden Community

Darden Second Year Electives

Beginning in March of their First Year, Darden students can customize their learning experience by taking electives in a variety of areas — including courses specializing in a particular job function or industry, global and study abroad opportunities, independent consulting/venture projects and other experiential learning opportunities.Read about our Darden…

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Career, Guest Posts

Leadership Development, Darden Style

In his blog post “Leadership Development, Darden Style,” Everette Fortner dissects how Darden combines deep functional knowledge and a broad enterprise perspective to create a strong leadership development program for MBA students:“Darden develops leaders. Over the coming year, Darden intends to continue to expand its leadership development offerings.  Building…

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Academics

Darden’s Core Curriculum

Darden students build a solid foundation in global business leadership through the core curriculum, which all students take during the first four terms of the First Year. All core courses are crafted from a series of cases designed to build your business and decision-making skills.Clear Admit recently featured…

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Academics, Darden Community

Darden’s “Leadership & Theater: Ethics, Innovation and Creativity” Course Featured in Financial Times

A few weeks ago, Professor Ed Freeman was featured in the Financial Times for his popular spring elective, “Leadership and Theatre: Ethics, Innovation and Creativity.” In the article, he describes how his course teaches students the value of practicing authenticity and emotional intelligence in the workplace in order to become…

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Academics, Darden News

The Role of Water in Business and Sustainability

Darden offers over 15 elective courses that solely or partially focus on sustainability and ethical leadership/decision-making. Three of these courses are tailored towards MBA students interested in learning more about how water impacts global business and sustainability around the world. Global Economies of Water: This cross-disciplinary course…

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