Professor Mary Gentile Named a Top Mind of 2017

By Dave Hendrick Darden Professor Mary Gentile has added a new accolade to her list of awards and plaudits.Gentile, author of the influential Giving Voice to Values curriculum, has…

Teaching Business Ethics Through the Lens of the Holocaust

“Without memory, there is no culture. Without memory, there would be no civilization, no society, no future.”~ Elie Wiesel, Nobel Laureate & Holocaust Survivor Professor Mary Gentile Co-Leads…

Professor Bobby Parmar and Darden MBA Students Help Henley Middle School Students Discover Both the Challenges, and the Sweet Rewards, of Business

By Jenny Mead Approximately 40 Darden School second year MBA students went back to middle school recently. Sixth grade, to be exact.In a scenario of MBA student-turned instructor…

Professor Mary Margaret Frank Leads Discussions at 2017 Pay for Success and Social Impact Finance Conference

By Tori Schucheng YangHow can Pay for Success models be used to improve project outcomes? And how can these public-private financing models help foster innovation and positively impact…

Institute for Business in Society Welcomes New Executive Director, Joey Burton

The Institute for Business in Society is pleased to announce its new Executive Director, Joseph (Joey) Burton.Burton arrives from the University of Chicago, where he led the research, operations…

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Past P3 Impact Award Winner, Microsoft, Commits to Bring Internet Access to Two Million Rural Americans

By Laura Hennessey Martens Recently, Microsoft announced plans to reach the 23.4 million rural Americans who currently do not have access to the Internet, committing to provide broadband connectivity to two million under-served Americans over the next five years.The announcement is part of the company’s strategy…

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UVA Darden Strategic CFO Roundtable Tackles Impact of Trump Administration First 100 Days on Business and Society

by Laura Hennessey Martens Chief financial officers from leading companies in the Washington, D.C., region had a robust discussion about the first 100 days of the Trump administration and its impact on business, the economy and society during a recent Strategic CFO Roundtable. The roundtable is a select…

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Professor Bobby Parmar and Darden MBA Students Help Henley Middle School Students Discover Both the Challenges, and the Sweet Rewards, of Business

By Jenny Mead Approximately 40 Darden School second year MBA students went back to middle school recently. Sixth grade, to be exact.In a scenario of MBA student-turned instructor, the business students used the Darden case study method Tuesday to address the day’s agenda for a group of…

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