Careers
17 May 2024

New Effort Expands National Presence for Prison Education Program Founded at Darden

Under Darden PREP (Prison Reentry Education Program), a component of the nonprofit Resilience Education founded at Darden, MBA students have a chance to teach business courses, credited through the UVA School of Continuing and Professional Studies, to incarcerated people at three regional correctional facilities.

16 May 2024

‘What’s Next?’ for Anton Dela Cruz: From Creative Writing to Ethical Leadership at UVA Darden

As the University of Virginia Darden School of Business prepares to graduate its Class of 2024, Anton Dela Cruz is set to move from a multifaceted career in operations to a strategic role in healthcare consulting. His time at Darden has fueled significant personal growth and a shift toward ethical leadership and community involvement.

15 May 2024

‘What’s Next?’ for Sharon Okeke: A New Chapter in Investment Banking and a Journey of Growth at UVA Darden

As the University of Virginia Darden School of Business prepares to send off its Class of 2024, Sharon Okeke stands poised to transition from finance management in Nigeria to a promising future in investment banking at Evercore in Houston. Her journey through Darden has been transformative, deeply influenced by the community and the case method of learning on which the School prides itself.

14 May 2024

It’s 8 p.m. on a Tuesday. Are You OK With Your Boss Calling?

In this Q&A, Darden lecturer Steve Soltis discusses post-pandemic workplace habits and a new bill in California that, if passed, would allow employees the legal right to ignore non-crisis work calls and emails after traditional work hours. 

14 May 2024

‘What’s Next?’ for Yonah Greenstein: From the Basketball Court to the Boardroom at UVA Darden

As the Class of 2024 at the University of Virginia Darden School of Business gears up for graduation, Yonah Greenstein is poised to make a significant leap from nonprofit founder and basketball coach to a strategic consultant at McKinsey & Company. Greenstein’s story illustrates how Darden refines its students' career trajectories and empowers them to better the world.

13 May 2024

‘What’s Next?’ for Kate Grusky: A Journey of Purpose and Philanthropy at UVA Darden

As the University of Virginia Darden School of Business prepares to graduate its Class of 2024, Kate Grusky is ready to embark on a new chapter, transitioning from managing multimillion-dollar portfolios on behalf of multi-family office clients to investing on behalf of a major hospital system’s endowment. Her story is a testament to the power of a Darden education and the doors it opens.