In December, Darden Global Consulting Project teams visited their clients around the world. Four students on the JMATEK, Ltd. team, all Class of 2017, conducted their visit to Hong Kong. Due to the project’s nature, the students were able to deliver their suggestions to the client in person, as well as learn more about the company itself.
Associate professor Manuel Bailo Esteve and Rosa Rull Bertran of BAILORULL ADD+ received the award for the best single family house of the Barcelona 7a Mostra Arquitectura del Vallès for Garden House 0.86_Z. The project has been featured in the Vallès Catalan Architects Association of Barcelona and now extends into the Barcelona metropolitan region through an exhibition.
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University of Virginia linguistic anthropologist Mark A. Sicoli and colleagues are applying the latest technology to an ancient mystery: how and when early humans inhabited the New World. Their new research, which uses “big data” techniques to analyze more than 100 linguistic features, suggests complex patterns of contact and migration among the early peoples who first settled the Americas.