Articles by Darden School of Business

  • Forté Foundation Conferences for New & Returning Women at Darden

    Forté Foundation Conferences for New & Returning Women at Darden

    by on April 9th, 2015

    In previous blog posts, we have introduced you to the Forté Foundation, a group we partner with in their mission of launching women into fulfilling, significant careers through access to business education, … Read More

  • Alumna Profile: Hillary Lewis & LUMI Juice

    Alumna Profile: Hillary Lewis & LUMI Juice

    by on April 2nd, 2015

    When she enrolled at the University of Virginia’s Darden School of Business in 2011, Hillary Lewis was no stranger to eating on the go. Already a Wall Street veteran, she was committed to both a healthier lifestyle and … Read More

  • Round 3 Application Due Today

    Round 3 Application Due Today

    by on April 1st, 2015

    Darden’s Round 3 application to the full-time format of our MBA program is due today. If you encounter technical difficulties, please simply sign-out and log back in. If this does not solve your issue, contact us … Read More

  • Round 2 Decisions are Out!

    Round 2 Decisions are Out!

    by on March 25th, 2015

    Round 2 decisions have been released! Please check your e-mail for a message indicating a change in your application status, or you can log into the application system to view your decision. Congratulations to the newly … Read More

  • Round 2 Decision Day is Tomorrow!

    Round 2 Decision Day is Tomorrow!

    by on March 24th, 2015

    Round 2 Decision Day is tomorrow! We are very excited for the incoming Class of 2017. Get ready for your #FirstFirstCoffee. Read More

  • Faculty Profile: Saras D. Sarasvathy

    Faculty Profile: Saras D. Sarasvathy

    by on March 23rd, 2015

    mbaMission, an MBA admissions consulting firm, recently profiled Darden Professor Saras D. Sarasvathy in its blog. Here is an excerpt from the post: Students we interviewed feel that Sarasvathy, who has been an … Read More

  • Rd 3 Application Tips Webinar

    Rd 3 Application Tips Webinar

    by on March 23rd, 2015

    Are you applying to Darden in Round 3? The 1 April deadline is quickly approaching. If you have questions about your application or the admissions process, join us Tuesday, 24 March 2015 for a Q&A session with a … Read More

  • Spring Break Update

    Spring Break Update

    by on March 16th, 2015

    Spring has finally arrived! In celebration, here is a quick update from MBA Admissions Dean Sara Neher. Video: Admissions Blog: Spring Break Update Read More

  • Admissions Talk Show — Ep. 2: Design Thinking

    Admissions Talk Show — Ep. 2: Design Thinking

    by on March 10th, 2015

    MBA Admissions Dean Sara Neher recently sat down to chat with Darden Faculty Member Jeanne Liedtka, one of the world’s foremost experts on Design Thinking. During their time together, they discussed: what Design … Read More

  • Love is Love Campaign

    Love is Love Campaign

    by on February 20th, 2015

    Last week, Pride at Darden — a student-run LGBTQ awareness and education club — promoted the annual Love is Love campaign, consisting of a week of events designed to celebrate love in all of its many forms. As … Read More

  • Darden Alum Reinvents the Snow Shovel

    Darden Alum Reinvents the Snow Shovel

    by on February 18th, 2015

    Darden Alumni are always up to interesting things. Take, for example, the story of Phil Davis (MBA ’85), whose invention may just revolutionize the snow shovel industry. We have posted an excerpt of his story … Read More

  • Women at Darden Follow Up

    Women at Darden Follow Up

    by on February 11th, 2015

    For the past six weeks, we have been celebrating 50 years of women at Darden here on the Admissions Blog. We are incredibly proud of our female student and alumnae population, and all that they have accomplished. At the … Read More

  • 50 Years of Women at Darden — Part 6

    50 Years of Women at Darden — Part 6

    by on February 10th, 2015

    Continuing our series celebrating 50 years of women at Darden, this week we feature Veneka Chagwedera (MBA ’13), a woman who turned her kitchen hobby into an entrepreneurial enterprise. Veneka Chagwedera — Buy a … Read More

  • 27th Annual BBSF Conference

    27th Annual BBSF Conference

    by on February 4th, 2015

    The Black Business Student Forum (BBSF) at Darden is pleased to share that it will be hosting the 27th Annual BBSF Conference this Friday, 6 February, 2015. The theme this year is “Emerging Domestic Markets: … Read More