Alumni Education

As a world-class educational institution, Darden has a responsibility to advance learning and knowledge for alumni. There are a variety of options for you such as engaging with faculty, reading The Darden Report and learning from other alumni. Darden faculty and staff members are preeminent thought leaders who are conducting research to help you tackle your biggest business challenges. Alumni education keeps you connected to the best in business research, applications and knowledge.  

Alumni Educational Opportunities

Darden Executive Education

Darden Executive Education offers a substantial savings on programs for alumni and their colleagues (with advance approval). Click here for more information.

Darden Business Publishing

Darden Business Publishing offers alumni free access to the case collection. Click Here for additional information and instructions.

Faculty Presentations

The Office of Alumni Services sponsors monthly alumni education webinars. For the reminder of the 2013-14 academic year, they will take place on:

Thursday, 7 November
Thursday, 5 December
Thursday, 9 January
Thursday, 6 February
Thursday, 6 March
Thursday, 3 April
Thursday, 1 May
Thursday, 5 June 

Alumni receive individual notices and registration information prior to each webinar.

Online webinars provide specialized opportunities for alumni to learn. Discussions are targeted to the faculty member’s research and relate to a variety of business sectors and industries.

Other Online Opportunities

Darden’s YouTube Channel provides the opportunity to listen as business leaders, faculty and guests present their thoughts on a variety of topics, including ethics, the economy, entrepreneurship, sustainability and leadership. 

Darden is on iTunesU within the University of Virginia section. Content includes video and podcasts of programs.

Social media provides many ways you can stay in touch: the DardenCommunity website, Darden LinkedIn with over 3,000 members, Darden’s official Facebook site and Darden's Twitter account.  

If you are interested in a specific alumni education or engagement opportunity, or want to offer an idea for a new one, contact Cathy Pales, Director of Alumni Engagement: or (434) 243-8977.

Please consult the events calendar for other alumni educational events.

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