Browsing Category: South Asia, Southeast Asia & Australia

Europe & Russia, Exchange, global, global network, International Students, Latin America, South Asia, Southeast Asia & Australia

Darden Welcomes Exchange Students in Spring 2019

During the spring 2019 semester, Darden is hosting eight students from six partner business schools, including ESADE in Spain, IAE in Argentina, ISB in India, Melbourne Business School in Australia, University of St. Gallen in Switzerland, and Stockholm School of Economics in Sweden. Our Spring 2019 Exchange Students will be…

By Lauren Wallace-
Africa, Darden Worldwide Course, East Asia, Global Immersion, International Students, South Asia, Southeast Asia & Australia, Student Perspective

Hello from Tanvi Pritmani (Class of 2019), CGI’s Lead Student Ambassador!

Second year student Tanvi Pritmani (Class of 2019, second from right in above photo) serves as the lead student ambassador for the Center for Global Initiatives (CGI). CGI student ambassadors support the promotion, development and improvement of all global academic offerings, including Darden Worldwide Courses (DWCs), the Exchange Program and…

By Lauren Wallace-
alumni, Europe & Russia, global careers, global network, South Asia, Southeast Asia & Australia

Ramapati Singhania (MBA ’81): From Textiles to Tech

Among Ramapati Singhania’s (MBA ’81) favorite memories of Darden, Singhania fondly remembers Professor Alec Horniman and his identical suits. Singhania said that Horniman’s teaching impressed him deeply and lessons from his classes are still shaping his career.“From him, I learned the value of consistency, the pain of…

By Kate Beach-
alumni, East Asia, Faculty Global Activity, global network, South Asia, Southeast Asia & Australia

Darden Engages with Key Stakeholders Across Asia on the New Story of Business

(Photo above: Paul Hamaguchi (third from left; MBA ’70), Darden’s first graduate from Japan, hosted the group for dinner in Tokyo with Takahisa Koitabashi (MBA ’93), partner and COO at Phronesis Partners, and Seiji Kiyohara (MBA ’89), regional president-Japan at American Express International.)In September and October, Ed…

By Lauren Wallace-
Faculty Global Activity, global network, South Asia, Southeast Asia & Australia

Saras Sarasvathy leads Masterclass Session on Innovation and Entrepreneurship at 2018 India Innovation Forum

The 4th annual India Innovation Forum was held on 21-22 July this year in Bengaluru. Organized by Northwest Education, the India Innovation Forum (IIF) is a platform to engage in dialogue on innovation and aims to bring together individuals who are at the forefront of innovation across industries. The…

By Lauren Wallace-
Africa, Darden Worldwide Course, East Asia, Global Immersion, South Asia, Southeast Asia & Australia, Student Perspective

Aly Yarris (Class of 2018) Compares Themes and Lessons from Three of Darden’s Global Immersion Courses

By Sabrina LiuBefore coming to Darden, Aly Yarris (Class of 2018, far right in above photo) worked as a program manager at Stanford University where she designed educational leadership development programs for students. Aly earned a master degree’s in education at the University of Pennsylvania in 2012 before…

By Lauren Wallace-