UVA Darden Students Advise a Startup a World Away

Stewart Gray and Mathew Reiss have never been to Macedonia and knew little of its culture and business climate before a Peace Corps volunteer reached out, looking for MBA students interested in advising entrepreneurs there. A few short monthater, Gray and Reiss have helped a promising Macedonian entrepreneur take her venture closer to reality.

UVA Astronomers Play a Starring Role at National Astronomical Meeting

University at Large

From extrasolar planets to colossal stars to an infrared light mystery, University of Virginia astronomers presented their research at this month’s annual meeting of the American Astronomical Society in National Harbor, Maryland, and recently in leading journals. Also, an incoming UVA astronomer, Ilse Cleeves, earned an award for her promising research.

Exchange Students Arrive on Darden Grounds for Spring Semester

Darden School

Please join the Center for Global Initiatives in welcoming new exchange students to Darden grounds! During the spring 2018 semester, Darden is hosting five students from five different schools: IESE in Spain, the Rotterdam School of Management in the Netherlands, the University of St. Gallen in Switzerland, the Stockholm School of Economics in Sweden, and the Indian School of Business in India.

To Russia With Love: UVA Research Team Creates One-of-a-Kind Database

School of Medicine

With the U.S. State Department seeking its assistance, the pressure was on a team of University of Virginia researchers to complete a one-of-a-kind project that could help save lives — and potentially improve relations between the U.S. and Russia.

In the Spotlight

Australia: Defending the Ocean

This exhibition includes twenty-one sculptures made of discarded commercial fishing nets that washed up on the shore in the community of Pormpuraaw, north Queensland, Australia. This exhibit is held at Charles L. Brown Science and Engineering Library until January 7. Click here to learn more.