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A Special Message to Our Admissions Podcasts Subscribers

A Special Message to Our Admissions Podcasts Subscribers

February 28, 2020

Our Admissions podcast feeds have split and moved to their new homes!

You can now find new separate subscription feeds for both The ExecMBA Podcast and Experience Darden here on Podbean or on other popular listening outlets such as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Sticher, Google Play, TuneIn and iHeartRadio!

You may also find The ExecMBA Podcasts new episodes here: https://dardenexecmbapodcast.podbean.com/ and Experience Darden new episodes here: https://experiencedarden.podbean.com/.

And as always... THANKS FOR LISTENING!

Innovative Technologies at UPS Tackle Climate Change

Innovative Technologies at UPS Tackle Climate Change

February 19, 2020

In advance of Darden hosting ClimateCAP: The Global MBA Summit on Climate, Capital and Business, keynote speaker Scott Price discusses the challenges and opportunities for a global logistics company to reduce its greenhouse gas emissions while cutting costs and improving its competitive position. He discusses commercialization of new technologies, including robotics, autonomous vehicles and drones, changing the way UPS conducts business in an increasingly urbanized and resource-constrained world. He shares the importance of pursuing mission alignment across the organization, and the necessary partnerships for progress. Hosted by Erika Herz from Darden’s Batten Institute for Entrepreneurship and Innovation.

Experience Darden, Episode 48: An Interview with Haley Whitlock Gyory, Director of Admissions

Experience Darden, Episode 48: An Interview with Haley Whitlock Gyory, Director of Admissions

January 24, 2020

Meet Haley Whitlock Gyory! Haley is a Director of Admissions, and she leads our women’s recruitment efforts. During this episode, we talk with Haley about her background, the work she does with our Graduate Women in Business (GWIB) club as well as the Forte Foundation, why she’s passionate about women’s recruitment, and next steps for candidates seeking to learn more about Darden.

The ExecMBA Podcast, Episode 107: An Interview with Taison Bell, GEMBA Class of 2020

The ExecMBA Podcast, Episode 107: An Interview with Taison Bell, GEMBA Class of 2020

January 24, 2020

In this episode of the podcast, we catch up with Taison Bell. Taison is a Global Executive MBA (GEMBA) format student in our Class of 2020, and he is also a physician and a founder. We recently sat down with Taison to talk about his background, why he decided to pursue an MBA, why he thinks business and leadership training is important for medical professionals as well as Owl Peak Labs, the start-up he founded with his classmate and recent podcast guest Tim Harvey.

Experience Darden, Episode 47: An Interview with Jordan Hart, MBA Class of 2020

Experience Darden, Episode 47: An Interview with Jordan Hart, MBA Class of 2020

January 17, 2020

In this episode of the podcast, we catch up with Jordan Hart. Jordan is a Second Year student in our Class of 2020, and we recently sat down with her to talk about her summer internship, her extracurricular activities as well as her plans post-graduation. Jordan is President of the Tech Club, VP of Admissions for the Graduate Women in Business club and she also serves on the Second Year Student Admissions Committee (SAC).

The ExecMBA Podcast, Episode 106: An Interview with Tim Harvey, GEMBA Class of 2020

The ExecMBA Podcast, Episode 106: An Interview with Tim Harvey, GEMBA Class of 2020

January 17, 2020

In this episode of the podcast, we catch up with Tim Harvey. Tim is a Global Executive MBA format student in our Class of 2020, and we recently caught up with him to talk about his decision to pursue an MBA, what attracted him to our GEMBA format as well as the start-up, Owl Peak Labs, he recently founded with his classmate, Taison Bell. Pro Tip: Keep an eye out in the next few days for our conversation with Taison!

The ExecMBA Podcast, Episode 105: An Interview with Olivia Zhou, GEMBA Class of 2020

The ExecMBA Podcast, Episode 105: An Interview with Olivia Zhou, GEMBA Class of 2020

January 10, 2020

In this episode of the podcast, we catch up with Olivia Zhou. Olivia is a Global Executive MBA (GEMBA) format student in our Class of 2020, and she gave birth to her son just a few weeks after the start of the program. We recently sat down to talk with her about her background, the impact of her Darden experience, as well as how she has balanced the program and the demands of being a new mom.

Experience Darden, Episode 46: An Interview with Joey Burton, Executive Director for Darden’s Institute for Business in Society

Experience Darden, Episode 46: An Interview with Joey Burton, Executive Director for Darden’s Institute for Business in Society

January 10, 2020

In this episode of the podcast, we catch up with Joey Burton. Joey is Executive Director for Darden’s Institute for Business in Society (IBIS), and we recently sat down with him about what brought him to Darden, how IBIS supports faculty research and how this research impacts the classroom experience as well as how Darden helps train responsible leaders.

Leadership Unscripted: A Conversation with Carolyn Miles, CEO of Save the Children

Leadership Unscripted: A Conversation with Carolyn Miles, CEO of Save the Children

January 3, 2020

In this episode, Save the Children CEO Carolyn Miles (MBA'88) discusses the role of women in the developing world and the ability of women and girls to change the trajectory of a country's development towards a more equal and democratic society. 

Leadership Unscripted is a Darden speaker series hosted at UVA Darden DC Metro in Arlington, Virginia. To learn more, visit us at: www.darden.virginia.edu

Recorded 6 November 2019.

The ExecMBA Podcast, Episode 104: An Interview with Tom Duffy, EMBA Class of 2020

The ExecMBA Podcast, Episode 104: An Interview with Tom Duffy, EMBA Class of 2020

January 3, 2020

In this episode of the podcast, we catch up with Tom Duffy. Tom is an Executive MBA (EMBA) format student in our Class of 2020, and he is based in New England. We recently sat down to talk more about his background, why he decided to pursue an MBA, what brought him to Darden as well as what motivated him to serve as a Section representative for his class.

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