Academics

UVA Today Roundup: Commerce School Coverage

Student strides, visionary faculty, and active alumni were highlighted in the UVA publication throughout the year.

We can all agree that 2020 has been extremely challenging. Yet in spite of the many lingering difficulties dominating the news cycle, members of the McIntire community have continued to help others through commerce.

As we approach the year’s close, let’s revisit some of the success stories and bright moments that provided some hope and insight into one of the most tumultuous years in recent memory. The following articles published in UVA Today over the last 12 months are a testament to our students’ efforts to tackle crucial issues, our faculty’s tenacity to produce relevant and diligent research, and Comm School alumni creating inspirational, transformational opportunities.

Student Strides

Sambriddi Pandey Is Determined to Blaze More Trails for Fellow First-Gen Students »

UVA Backs Student Groups Seeking to Research, Solve Real-World Problems »

Q&A: ‘Young, Not Broke’ Shares Personal Finance Tips for Students, from Students »

McIntire Students ‘Get Noticed,’ Reclaim National Student Advertising Competition Title »

Class of 2020: Adventuresome Grad Adjusts to Not Quite Business as Usual »

Visionary Faculty

Study: How Facebook Pushes Users, Especially Conservative Users, into Echo Chambers »

Q&A: ‘Technostress,’ One Pandemic Stressor Nurses Might Be Overlooking »

Accolades: Management Journal Taps ‘Authenticity’ Article as Best of 2019 »

Q&A: All Business with New Commerce School Dean Nicole Thorne Jenkins »

In a Volatile Stock Market, Breathe, Don’t Panic, McIntire Professor Advises »

Big Data Analytics Shows How America’s Individualism Complicates Coronavirus Response »

Nicole Thorne Jenkins Named Next Dean of McIntire School of Commerce »

Active Alumni

Meet 11 UVA Alumni on the New Forbes ’30 Under 30’ Lists » 

With ‘Jeopardy!’ As Its Inspiration, This Alumni Company Aims to Connect Employees »

Q&A: Cav Angels Aim to Fertilize Entrepreneurial Ecosystem, Aid Economic Recovery »

What Are We Spending—and Not Spending—Money on? This Alum Has the Data »

Alumni Spotlight: Chris Alexander, From the Elite Eight to Database Engineering »

Alumnus: The Red Cross Needs Blood Now More Than Ever »

Special Olympian Living His Basketball Dream with Help from UVA Alumnus »

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