Entrepreneurship & Innovation
06 November 2019

Darden Students Tap Into Well-Connected Network of Alumni on the West Coast

Through Technology Treks to the San Francisco Bay and Seattle areas, as well as the Darden Connect program in the Bay Area, Darden students recently visited dozens of companies and met over 100 Darden graduates to explore an array of West Coast career opportunities.

30 October 2019

Darden Alumna Spotlighted for ‘Most Disruptive’ MBA Startup

Poets & Quants included a travel startup founded by Amanda Joseph (MBA '19) in a feature on the 22 most disruptive startups from the Class of 2019.

29 October 2019

UVA Darden Joins Local, State Partners to Launch Central Virginia Startup Accelerator

Catalyst startups have access to nine months of support, including $20,000 in grant funding, dedicated workspace, experienced founders-in-residence, monthly programming, full-time staff, a network of industry experts and additional resources.

15 October 2019

‘Understand the Risk of Not Taking the Risk:’ Jean Case Kicks Off New UVA Darden Speaker Series With Pitch to ‘Be Fearless’

Case Foundation CEO Jean Case discussed her new book, taking risks and the value of being different with Darden Professor Mary Margaret Frank in the inaugural session of the new Leadership Unscripted speaker series.

01 October 2019

UVA Darden Effectuation Pioneer Receives Global Legacy Impact Award

Darden Professor Saras Sarasvathy received the Legacy Impact Award from the Global Consortium of Entrepreneurship Centers at the organization’s annual conference in Sweden.

04 September 2019

Batten Technology Venture Fellows: What You Learn When You Intern With a Startup

Through Darden’s unique Technology Venture Fellows (TVF) program, three Darden students interviewed with venture capital firms for the opportunity to work with one of the companies in the venture capital firm’s portfolio.