Business in Society
06 December 2019

Venture Capitalists Raise Unique Fund With Profit and Purpose to Benefit UVA, Darden

A pair of Darden classmates and fellow venture capitalists have completed the first close on the new fund, meeting its preset threshold to begin operating and making investments.

28 October 2019

Opportunity Zones Aim for Social Impact, Investor Returns

Virginia state officials came to the Darden School on 22 October for the launch of Opportunity Virginia, a state initiative intended to coordinate efforts to tap into the federal “opportunity zones” program.

25 October 2019

New Documentary From UVA Darden Faculty Explodes Myths on the Purpose of a Corporation

Fishing With Dynamite, the new documentary from Darden Professor Bobby Parmar, Senior Researcher Jenny Mead and Academy Award-winning filmmaker Paul Wagner, will premier at the Virginia Film Festival on 27 October.

09 October 2019

Heart of a Champion: Darden Professor Uses NBA Legends to Teach Leadership

Darden Professor Sean Martin's case study “Heart of a Champion" analyzes the contrasting leadership styles of Kobe Bryant and Tim Duncan, and he is now using his findings in the courses he teaches.

07 October 2019

Bioko Island Malaria Elimination Project Wins 2019 P3 Impact Award

A malaria elimination project won the P3 Impact Award, which recognizes leading cross-sector collaborations that feature public, private and nonprofit organizations addressing societal challenges.