One of the core tenets of the McIntire School is the noble goal of improving the world through commerce, and the free exchange of complex ideas within Rouss & Robertson Halls is the intellectual capital that sets the stage for students to facilitate that positive change.
McIntire student Kate McGinn (McIntire ’19), programs director of student entrepreneurship center HackCville, is this year’s recipient of the University of Virginia’s prestigious Sky Alland Scholarship.
For students at the Comm School, learning about business within an international context is a given. But for those who take advantage of the immersive study-abroad opportunities offered by the School, they are rewarded with an unmatched educational experience that enriches their commerce studies, expands their perspectives, and changes their lives.
McIntire Professor George Overstreet is one of six UVA faculty members selected to receive a 2018 faculty award from the Jefferson Scholars Foundation, earning an Award for Excellence in Teaching. The faculty members were recognized April 12, 2018, at a banquet at the foundation, where they received awards totaling $35,000.
Israel has been called the “Startup Nation” with good reason: Innovation and entrepreneurship drive the economy, shape policy, and fuel development throughout the tiny, arid land.
Karen Seminara (McIntire ’94) has been working at the crossroads of finance and media ever since her first accounting position with Deloitte, when she was assigned to The New York Times Company.