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U.S. Ambassador to Sweden Mark Brzezinski Visits Darden

Ambassador Mark Brzezinski visited Darden last week in order to speak with a variety of students, faculty members, and Darden leaders. The Ambassador has been a wonderful supporter of Darden and particularly the Global Business Experiences in Sweden. Read more in this post from this spring.The Ambassador presented an…

By Kate Beach-
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Darden and Insper Football Match

Darden welcomed a group of 18 Executive MBA students from Brazil last week for an international partner program, Extensão Darden Insper 2014. In addition to learning about “Networks and Narratives,” the group had time to meet current Darden students, visit Monticello, and play a soccer match with full-time…

By Kate Beach-
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Leadership Lessons From Normandy Invasion

By Abena Foreman-TriceLessons in leadership are gleaned from the way in which wars are fought and won.But they aren’t just for the enlightenment of military personnel. B-school students and business leaders benefit a great deal from these lessons as well.Listen to commentary from Gordon…

By Kate Beach-
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Darden GFE Helps Students Combat Human Trafficking

By Jacqui Lazo and Abena Foreman-TriceWith Fall 2014 classes in full swing and Second Year students excited to begin working on their global field elective projects, it is worthwhile to remember the incredible impact the pilot GFEs have had during the last two years.  The Freeset project serves…

By Kate Beach-
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