Democracy, diversity, Solidarity

Beyond Heated Conversation….

During the past few days, articles have appeared in the local and national news about a torchlit protest and subsequent candlelit vigil in Charlottesville that took place over the course of this past weekend. It’s important to understand what has prompted these events. Over the course of the past…

By Melissa Thomas-Hunt-
diversity, General

Statements from the Darden School, the Darden Student Association and Darden’s Black Business Student Forum

Today, the Darden School, the Darden Student Association and Darden’s Black Business Student Forum released the following statements: Statement from the University of Virginia Darden School of BusinessThe personal comments made by University of Virginia adjunct lecturer Doug Muir on his personal social media accounts do not in…

By Melissa Thomas-Hunt-
General

It’s Time to Talk: Engaging Across Difference

It’s 2016 and we are connected across the globe, and in our own backyard, in ways that many of us could not have imagined, even just 15 years ago. We now have a window into the lives of others who may have experiences and perspectives that diverge significantly from…

By Melissa Thomas-Hunt-