Carrie Heilman is the recipient of a UVA All-University Teaching Award and recently led the School’s “Promotions” team to a District 3 win at AAF's National Student Advertising Competition (NSAC).
Ira Harris is the recipient of the UVA Excellence in Education Abroad Award.
Dot Kelly is featured in an April 2020 WalletHub “Ask the Experts” Q&A about credit card approval and safely navigating the application process.
Roger Martin discusses “6 Things UVA Students Can Do to Prepare for Online Classes” in a March 17, 2020, UVA Today article. He and other UVA advisers and faculty members provide tips about important resources that can help students connect to online classes, access technology assistance, and prepare for online learning.
Bevin Etienne, Garrick Louis from the School of Engineering & Applied Science, and Manuel Lerdau from the College of Arts & Sciences are collaborating to evaluate the potential application of an automated, solar-powered rapid-rollout hydroponic system on the island of Dominica to help find long-term solutions to food security.
Dorothy Kelly spoke with "Marketplace" host Kai Ryssdal on the show's Jan. 23, 2020, broadcast about changes in how FICO scores are calculated, due to go into effect during summer 2020. “The big change is that it’s going to not look at your balances for one month,” she says. “It’s going to look at your balances over 24 months.” Kelly and Curry School Professor Julia Taylor are also collaborating with UVA Community Fellow-in-Residence and The Tax Ladies Owner Libby Edwards-Allbaugh, who is working to create financial literacy programs for elementary and middle school students.
Natasha Zhang Foutz is a recipient of the Best Paper Award at the Workshop on Information Technologies and Systems (WITS) 2019. Foutz, along with Meghanath Macha, Beibei Li, and Anindya Ghose, were recognized for their paper, “Perils of Location Tracking? Personalized and Interpretable Privacy Preservation in Consumer Mobile Trajectories.”
Paul Seaborn added a live consulting project to COMM 4660 “Management Consulting and Advisory Services” in fall 2019. Seven teams of students went out into the community (both within UVA and beyond) and found consulting clients to work with on a wide variety of topics. On Dec. 3 and 5, the teams made presentations to the class, summarizing their projects, and then made final presentations with their clients. Seaborn also organized an “Introduction to the Business of Cannabis” session, which took place at McIntire Nov. 5 and featured McIntire alum Gail Rand '95, CEO and Founder of grand consulting. The event attracted more than 20 UVA attendees.
An article co-authored by William Wilhelm, titled "Two Modes of Investment Banking: Technocrats, Relationship Managers, and Conflict," was published in Journal of Applied Corporate Finance.
Tom Bateman chaired the closing plenary panel for the Global Congress for Climate Change & Sustainability Professionals, which took place in Chicago, Dec 9-12, 2019. The session was titled "Overcoming Adversity and Coping with Impossible Missions."