Q&A: UVA Expert Offers Helpful Insight Into Future Of U.S.-Russia Relations

Jeffrey Rossman, an associate professor in the University of Virginia’s Corcoran Department of History, specializes in the history of Russia and the Soviet Union. He is the author of “Worker Resistance Under Stalin: Class and Revolution on the Shop Floor,” and he received a Collaborative Research Fellowship from the American Council of Learned Societies for his work with Lynne A. Viola, a professor at the University of Toronto, on reframing the history of Soviet mass violence in the 1930s and ’40s.

2017 GEMBA Students on India Residency

Darden School

The 2017 Darden Global MBA for Executives cohort is finishing up their India residency this week after a full schedule of courses, company visits, and cultural experiences. In addition to their courses, the GEMBA students enjoyed receptions with alumni and prospective students in India as well as visits with local and global business leaders. 

Visiting Scholar From Denmark: Kristian Nielsen

Darden School

Kristian Nielsen is an associate professor at Aalborg University in Denmark, where he earned his MSc. in Macroeconomics and Economic Policy in 2007. He attended a workshop at Darden and was motivated and inspired to to embark into the world of business research thereafter. 

Batten Alumnus Writes on Global Food Security

Batten School

Zach Blackburn, a UVA alumni, serves in the Bureau of Economic and Business Affairs at the U.S. Department of State. He served on a rotation at Embassy Dakar last fall and now writes about his experiences at northern Senegal. 

In the Spotlight

Damien Shen: On The Fabric Of The Ngarrindjeri Body

This is an exhibition of drawings, prints and photographs by Australian Aboriginal artist Damien Shen (Ngarrindjeri, Chinese). It is from September 9 at 10:00 AM to December 18 at 5:00 PM. These works tell the story of the hallowed Aboriginal body and its desecration when colonial scientists stole Aboriginal remains to collect them for research. Click here to learn more about it.