Entrepreneurship and Innovation
30 January 2023

Sustaining Sustainability in the Face of Market Pressures

Will recessionary fears slow efforts to address environmental and social concerns? Darden faculty and alumni weigh in.

07 December 2022

Industry, Policy Leaders Convene to Create Decarbonization Playbook at the Jefferson Innovation Summit

Delegates representing a wide variety of fields in business, industry, government, academia and non-profits convened in December at the University of Virginia’s historic Rotunda to discuss strategies for decarbonizing the global economy at the 2022 Jefferson Innovation Summit.

07 November 2022

Darden Alum, by EILLY Founder Wins Kathryne Carr Award for Entrepreneurial Excellence

Elizabeth Blankenship (MBA ’22) was honored this fall with the Kathryne Carr Award for Entrepreneurial Excellence in recognition of her outstanding work as an i.Lab UVA entrepreneur and founder of By Eilly.

24 October 2022

New UVA Darden Online Course Offers Power of Effectuation to Learners Around the World

In “Effectuation: Lessons From Expert Entrepreneurs,” Darden Professor Saras Sarasvathy will share her world-renowned theory of Effectuation, an accessible framework for venture creation used by successful entrepreneurs around the world.

20 October 2022

Gift from LaCross Family, Third Largest in UVA Darden History, Further Enhances School’s Top Education Experience

The $44 million gift will support three priorities of the Darden Powered by Purpose campaign: faculty excellence and thought leadership, student experience, and Grounds and infrastructure.