Students in McIntire’s “Promotions” class, under the guidance of Marketing Professor Carrie Heilman, have earned one of eight national finalist spots in AAF’s National Student Advertising Competition, after successfully competing against 18 other teams at the semifinal level May 2-3, 2018. They will compete in Chicago for the national title in June.
Anyone connected with McIntire knows that its faculty inspire on a daily basis. Yet one way they have positively affected the lives of those they teach deserves some well-deserved attention: helping guide interested students who are advancing to Ph.D.
McIntire congratulates the team of Jenna Gustafson (McIntire ’19), Charlotte Kolb (A&S ’19), Hannah Lass (McIntire ’19), Kylie Sullivan (McIntire ’19), and Yuki Yang (McIntire ’19), who won Bain & Company’s Second Annual Women’s Case Competition, which took place April 19, 2018.
McIntire Accounting Professor Craig Lefanowicz is one of eight UVA professors to receive a 2018 All-University Teaching Award, in recognition of his outstanding mentoring and teaching of u
UVA student Nadjad Nikabou-Salifou (A&S ’19), along with two students in McIntire’s Entrepreneurship Minor capstone “Launch” course, Jack Freed (A&S ’18) and Troy Sweeney (A&S ’18), are carving out a place for themselves in the crowded coffee market with an inventive startup.
Offering up-to-the-minute insights into such key IT topics as the latest approaches to blockchain, machine learning, design thinking, DevOps, and cybersecurity, the 2018 Knowledge Continuum will take place Friday, May 11, in McIntire’s Rouss & Robertson Halls.
The McIntire Business Institute at UVA’s McIntire School of Commerce is teaching students and practitioners to tackle today’s business challenges through the lens of social, environmental, and fiscal responsibility with its latest offering, an online Certificate in Sustainable Business.
Aditya Chaudhry (McIntire ’18) says he has always been interested in complex systems and how they work. His curiosity and exemplary academic performance led him to McIntire’s Global Commerce Scholars program, through which he conducted a year-long deep dive about financial markets and where, using machine-learning techniques, he studied the common economic drivers that jointly determine U.S. stock and bond market prices. But successfully implementing inventive research methods for his thesis is only the beginning of great things for Chaudhry.