global careers, global network, International Affinity Club, International Guests at Darden, International Students, Student Event

Darden’s Inaugural Africa Week Showcases Continent’s ‘Vast Opportunities’

The Darden Africa Business Organization’s (DABO) first-ever Africa Week showcased the opportunities and challenges of doing business in the dynamic and diverse continent.The student-run Africa Week hosted prominent speakers from around the world with business experience in Africa and included social events for the Darden community…

By Lauren Wallace-
Darden Worldwide Course, Global Consulting Project

Immersion, Kaizen and Consulting Project: J.D. Alexander (Class of 2018) Shares Experiences from Three of Darden’s Worldwide Courses

By Sabrina LiuSecond year student J.D. Alexander (Class of 2018) enrolled at Darden after working at PwC as an advisory senior associate. He attended Colgate University and earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics in 2012.During his time at Darden, J.D. participated in three Darden…

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

From Colombia and France to Business School in the U.S., Augusto Torres Bozzi (Class of 2018) Talks Darden Experience, Community and Alumni Generosity

By Sabrina LiuAfter earning his bachelor’s degree in industrial and systems engineering from Universidad de Los Andes in Colombia, Augusto Torres Bozzi (Class of 2018) worked as a production engineer when he joined Saint-Gobain. With Saint-Gobain, he spent six months in Colombia training and then transferred…

By Lauren Wallace-
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-
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