Darden Worldwide Course, global, International Affinity Club, International Students

Maria Melchor (Class of 2019) Shares ‘Why Darden?’ and Club Involvement

By Sabrina LiuHaving no prior experience in finance, Maria Melchor (Class of 2019) desired to acquire deeper financial knowledge to support her career in finance and business moving forward. She is passionate about becoming a well-rounded business leader and decided to pursue her MBA in a school that…

By Lauren Wallace-
alumni, global, global careers, global network, International Affinity Club

Catching Up with the Founder of Darden’s International Blog, Greg Little (MBA ‘11)

Greg Little (MBA ‘11), Director of Marketing at Adaptive Biotechnologies, served as the President of Darden’s International Business Society when he founded Darden’s international blog. The blog, Global Voices of Darden, which continues to serve as a forum for discussion on global events and topics for the Darden…

By Lauren Wallace-
Darden Worldwide Course, International Students

From Mumbai to Charlottesville to New York, Gayatri Kulkarni (Class of 2018) Reflects on Career Transitions and Travels

Gayatri Kulkarni, a computer engineering student from Mumbai, India, worked in the technology side of JP Morgan in India when she found herself increasingly interested in finance. While studying for her CFA level I, she decided to make the switch from the technology sector to the finance industry.  She knew…

By Lauren Wallace-
alumni, global, global careers, global network

Mala Bawer (MBA ’79) Takes on Digital Learning and Sustainable Education in Sub-Saharan Africa

Originally from Virginia, Mala Bawer (MBA ’79) currently resides in Senegal, West Africa, where she serves as executive director of CyberSmart Education LLC, a social enterprise she co-founded with her husband focused on scalable and sustainable digital learning. CyberSmart Education has impacted over 10 million students and teachers in…

By Lauren Wallace-