Wise Move: Football-Player-Turned-Bobsledder Goes for the Gold in South Korea

Bruce Wasem, the head football coach at the University of Virginia’s College at Wise, was participating in a Martin Luther King Jr. Day event in Wise when he learned that one of his former players, Hakeem Abdul-Saboor, had qualified for the 2018 Olympics as a bobsledder on Team USA.

5 Factors That Fuel Income Inequality

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Peter Belmi still remembers how surprised he was when one of the Stanford Graduate School of Business courses he took, called “Paths to Power,” turned out much differently than he expected. Belmi, now a professor at the University of Virginia’s Darden School of Business, learned a lesson in workplace politics, power plays and the competitive advancement dynamics in many corporate structures in Silicon Valley and elsewhere.

Panel of Senior Leaders Prepares Darden, McIntire Students for Upcoming Courses to Israel

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In March, about 19 U.Va. McIntire students will visit Israel for a global program, followed shortly by 34 Darden students participating in a Darden Worldwide Course to Israel focused on technology and innovation. Both Darden and McIntire students gathered to hear from Charles, Meiky and Louis for a pre-departure session as they prepare for their upcoming international courses.

Maria Melchor (Class of 2019) Shares 'Why Darden?' and Club Involvement

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Having no prior experience in finance, Maria Melchor (Class of 2019) desired to acquire deeper financial knowledge to support her career in finance and business moving forward. She is passionate about becoming a well-rounded business leader and decided to pursue her MBA in a school that would provide her the best opportunities to do so.