Hooper, a former U.S. Army medic and medical operations officer, is now a second-year student in the Darden School of Business’ Global Executive MBA Program. While at Darden, he founded his startup, Respit Solutions, to create a better shelter system for refugees and victims of natural disaster.
1985 University of Virginia graduate Carol Sawdye returned to Grounds on Friday for the McIntire School of Commerce Fall Forum, “Europe at the Crossroads,” where she and other global business executives examined threats to the European Union and discussed how businesses can navigate present uncertainty.
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Linguist Mark A. Sicoli, an assistant professor of anthropology who joined the University of Virginia’s faculty this year, studies a rare form of “whistled speech,” which is endangered in the few places around the world where it can still be found.