Student Recognition for National Scholarships and Fellowhips
Increased Support for Entrepreneurial Activities
Created a new entrepreneurship minor available to all undergraduate students with collaboration from the College, McIntire, Engineering, Curry, Architecture, and Batten schools.
iLab—for coaching and incubation support
Entrepreneurship Cup (E-Cup) an annual competition that encourages interdisciplinary ventures with potential to address unmet needs and solve social and economic problems.
Student Engagement in Research Activity
Launched a new Internship Center within the UVA Career Center to assist students in researching and securing internships and other experiential learning activities.
Student Particiation in Education Abroad
Berlin Wall Symposium
Held the Berlin Wall Symposium, Brining Together Experts and Artist to Highlight Cultrual, Political and Historical Implications Around One of the Watershed Moments of the 20th Century
Strategy 7: Global Experiences
Developing UVA as a Leading Global University
Implemented New Global Studies Major with 114 New Student Majors
Increased Global Internships with student participants interning in 15 cities across 10 countries.
Strategy 8: Evidence-Based Teaching and Learning
Innovation in Pedagogy Summit
Hosted Innovation in Pedagogy Summit for UVA Faculty and Faculty from Across the Commonwealth and Beyond, Including:
Center for Teaching Excellence
The Center for Teaching Excellence built workshops and training events to explore how faculty and students can work together to create learning environments in which engagement and enthusiasm flourish, including:
Student-Faculty Collaboration in Teaching and Learning: Design Thinking workshop for faculty and students
Impact of trauma on students’ social and cognitive functioning and academic learning
Co-hosted with Student Council: Co-creating powerful learning environments
Designing assessments that help students overcome bottlenecks of understanding