Alumni News
17 June 2024

UVA Darden Dedicates Tahija Arboretum: A Green Oasis Honoring Legacy and Learning

On a picturesque morning on 10 June, the University of Virginia Darden School of Business celebrated the formal dedication of The Tahija Arboretum, a space that intertwines nature with education. Part of the larger Tahija Arboretum & LaCross Botanical Gardens, it stands as a testament to the generosity and vision of George S. Tahija (MBA '86) and his wife, Laurel Tahija.

24 May 2024

Transformative Scholarship Journeys at UVA Darden: Malcolm Stewart and Carson Gleberman

A scholarship recipient and donor recently shared their inspiring journeys at a special University of Virginia Darden School of Business gathering during Reunion Weekend. Here are their stories, charted through their powerful words, a testament to the transformative power of scholarship support.

30 April 2024

UVA Darden Unveils Amphitheater, Japanese Garden, Alumni Memorials

The University of Virginia Darden School of Business dedicated several additions to the Arboretum & LaCross Botanical Gardens adjacent to The Forum Hotel during Reunion Weekend, showcasing the generosity and spirit of its alumni.

30 April 2024

Darden Band’s Business Is All About the Music

On a regular basis in professor Ed Freeman’s home, The University of Virginia’s Darden School of Business becomes the Darden School of Rock. The band is called Blues Jam, a conspicuous misnomer for a group of Darden students, faculty, family and friends who play in the band founded in 2003.

29 April 2024

State of the School: Momentum, Gratitude Permeate Reunion Weekend

Dean Scott Beardsley projected two key themes — strength and gratitude — across the University of Virginia Darden School of Business during his Reunion Weekend address to alumni and supporters.

29 April 2024

Hund-Mejean Receives Abbott Award for Contributions to UVA Darden

In a ceremony during Darden Reunion Weekend, Martina Hund-Mejean (MBA ’88), former CFO of Mastercard Worldwide, was honored with the Charles C. Abbott Award. The highest accolade bestowed by the Alumni Association Board of Directors recognizes a University of Virginia Darden School of Business graduate who has made and continues to make significant contributions to the School’s legacy.