U.Va. Alums Are a Hit in China’s Pop Music Scene

Peter Habib and Adam Nierow founded Mr. Fantastic, their production company, in 2006 and have found success in the Chinese music industry.

Alumna is Reducing Poverty, One Loan at a Time

University at Large

Karissa Nanetta is one of five “Kiva Zip Fellows,” working with microfinance leader Kiva Microfunds to provide small-scale, no-interest loans to impoverished entrepreneurs who lack access to traditional banking systems.

Grant to Support New Grad's Public Health Work in South Africa

University at Large

Maya Wright is one of the first recipients of a grant from the Minority Health International Research Training program, and will be returning to Limpopo in South Africa to assist community health workers on how to better deal with hypertension, traditional medicine, and the treatment of HIV .

Darden's i.Lab Incubator Program Incorporates International Influences

Darden School

Among selected start-up teams are the Eraracs and their product PureHibi, a hibiscus flower tea popular in Northern Africa, the Caribbean and parts of Latin America.

In the Spotlight

What: Join the University Singers, the University of Virginia’s premiere choral ensemble, this May as they embark on they first international concert tour in several decades.

Where: England, the Czech Republic, Poland, and Austria.
 
When: View May concert dates HERE