Entrepreneurship and Innovation
28 November 2023

UVA Darden Professor Honored as Schumpeter Lecturer for Pioneering Entrepreneurship Work

Professor Saras Saravathy added a new honor to her celebrated career in mid-November, delivering the prestigious Schumpeter Innovation in Enterprise Lecture at the European Union’s SME Week. 

14 November 2023

UVA Darden Ranked in Top 10 for Entrepreneurship in New Global Ranking

The Princeton Review and Entrepreneur magazine have ranked the University of Virginia Darden School of Business the No. 8 graduate program in the world for entrepreneurship. 

09 November 2023

Look Into These Goggles and Glimpse the Potential Future of Education

Darden's The Executive Program piloted a class in the metaverse using VR headsets.

25 October 2023

UVA Launching New, Pan-University Entrepreneurship Initiative

The University of Virginia is launching a new, cross-University entrepreneurship initiative to advance its “Great and Good” 2030 strategic plan and to make it easier for students, faculty, staff, alumni and investors to navigate the entrepreneurial ecosystem.

09 October 2023

Father-Son Darden Alumni Leverage Success in Robotics to Support Rising Innovators

Walmart’s recent acquisition of robotic technology company Alert Innovation, Inc. represents the culmination of Founder/CEO John Lert’s (MBA ’73) remarkable career as an inventor and entrepreneur, and the beginning of a new chapter he is co-writing with his son Devin Lert (MBA ’21) to cultivate future entrepreneurs and innovators at Darden.

04 October 2023

How This Darden Alum Vet Is Helping the Next Soldier Avoid Getting Lost in Translation

Jedburgh Technology is a virtual reality language-learning application for soldiers launched by Darden alumus and military veteran Jason Starkey.