McIntire Now

Cassandra Enyan
June 11, 2019

McIntire alum Cassandra Enyan has sought to ensure that the impact she makes professionally aligns with her personal goals to do meaningful work. And as Head of Android Platform Partnerships in Ghana and Tanzania for Google, she maintains that learning from her wide range of experiences while helping enact positive change is what keeps her going.

David Mick
June 11, 2019

An article co-authored by Robert Hill Carter Professor of Commerce David Mick, “Mindfulness: Its Transformative Potential for Consumer, Societal, and Environmental Well-Being,” has been selected as the recipient of the 2019 Thomas C. Kinnear Award for outstanding article in Journal of Public Policy and Marketing. The prestigious award honors the article that makes the most significant contribution to the understanding of marketing and public policy issues.

Ankit Jain
June 10, 2019

One year after graduating from the Commerce School, Ankit Jain was ready to fuse his extensive work experience with all he learned at McIntire to launch his own IT consulting firm, 1MAGN8. A daunting undertaking for sure, but he was positive the timing was right to take the plunge.

Carl Zeithaml
June 10, 2019

The University of Virginia announced today that F.S. Cornell Professor of Free Enterprise Carl P. Zeithaml will step down from his position as Dean at the end of the 2019-2020 academic year after more than two decades of leadership and service at UVA’s McIntire School of Commerce.

students presenting at Galant Challenge
June 7, 2019

As UVA first-year students, Aneesh Dhawan (A&S '21) and Victor Layne (McIntire '20) started a company out of their Page House dorm room that they hoped would make the world a better place. Over two years later, they seem on track to doing it.

Elissa Buie
June 6, 2019

For a remarkably accomplished financial planner, professor, trustee, and mentor, Elissa Buie will be the first to tell you that she has been fortunate. We recently spoke to Buie about her extraordinary career, her experiences within her area of expertise, and the many ways she continues to shape the future of financial planning.

Anant Das
June 6, 2019

In a recent message to the McIntire community, 2018-2019 Commerce Council president, new graduate, and Poets&Quants for Undergrads’ Best & Brightest Class of 2019 mention Anant Das sent along his gratitude for a successful and memorable school year. Das also recounted the many positive changes Commerce Council was able to enact within Rouss & Robertson Halls for future students.

audience watches panel discussion
June 5, 2019

Advancing discussion of issues ranging from emerging technology and diversity to career advice, the McIntire School and Capital One’s “Women in Tech” group co-hosted a panel and networking event May 21 featuring UVA alumnae who recounted their own journeys into technology-related positions.