Entrepreneurship & Innovation
22 July 2021

UVA Darden’s Revamped Summer Incubator Returns to In-Person Startup Acceleration

UVA's summer startup incubator hosted by the Batten Institute at the Darden School returned as an in-person program this year with a new model to accelerate student startups.

04 June 2021

New Book, Certificate Program From UVA Darden Professor Unpack the Potential of the Design Thinking Experience

In the new book, Experiencing Design: The Innovator’s Journey, Darden Professor Jeanne Liedtka, along with co-authors Karen Hold and Jessica Eldridge, explain how the practice of design thinking leads to both personal fulfillment and innovation activity.

14 May 2021

Class of 2021: The Teacher Becomes the Student, Again and Again

Daniel Dickey will earn his MBA from UVA’s Darden School of Business later this month.

07 April 2021

The KPI Club: How Female Founders Thrive at UVA Darden

A group of female Darden students who have founded companies have joined together to form "The KPI Club," a group that provides support, accountability and brainpower to ensure they're successfully advancing their ventures.

12 February 2021

Free Platform for Nonprofit Fundraising Propels Explosive Growth for UVA Darden Student’s Startup

BetterWorld, a nonprofit fundraising platform started by Darden student Whit Hunter, is in the midst of an impressive growth phase.

22 January 2021

Why Was George W. Bush Wearing That Mask From Darden Alumni-Founded Rhoback at the Inauguration?

Former President George W. Bush donned a Rhoback "Victory Mask" at the inauguration of President Joe Biden on 20 January, 2021.