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U.Va. Scholars Rake In Record Number of Fulbrights for Study Abroad

Thursday, May 28, 2015 | Matt Kelly

U.Va. alumni and graduate students will be using Fulbright grants to teach English or continue their research in foreign countries next year.

What Happens When You Let Students Invest The Endowment?

Thursday, May 28, 2015 | Caroline Newman

At the Darden School of Business and the McIntire School of Commerce, students make the investing decisions normally delegated to the University’s endowment manager.

Students Study Rotunda Renovations Firsthand

Wednesday, May 27, 2015 | Matt Kelly

Engineering and architecture students are working on the University of Virginia’s Rotunda renovation as interns, supplementing their classroom education with practical experience.

University Grants Let Students Bring Their Artistic Visions to Life

Friday, May 22, 2015 | Matt Kelly

University Awards for Projects in the Arts will fund filmmaking, poetry, photography and performance art as five undergraduates express their creative sides.

Government Backs Five U.Va. Students to Learn ‘Critical’ Languages

Wednesday, May 20, 2015 | Matt Kelly

Learning a foreign language in its homeland is one of the best ways for University of Virginia scholars to gain their fluency, and this summer five are being assisted by Critical Language Scholarships from the State Department.

‘Double ’Hoo’ Awards Power Undergrad-Grad Student Research Pairs

Wednesday, May 20, 2015 | Matt Kelly

The University has funded six pairs of graduate and undergraduate students as they pursue summer research in a variety of fields.

Jefferson Scholars Foundation Welcomes Next Class of Standout Graduate Students

Tuesday, May 19, 2015 | Joyce Carman

The foundation has selected two dozen new Jefferson Fellows, exceptionally talented graduate students who demonstrate outstanding achievement and the highest promise as scholars, teachers, public servants and business leaders.

Grad Students Learn From Experts, and Each Other, in Leadership Program

Monday, May 18, 2015 | Laura Hennessey Martens

Students in the Tri-Sector Leadership Fellows program bring perspectives from their law, business and public policy backgrounds to bear as they learn from faculty members, experts and one another.

A Life’s Work: Philosopher Celebrates 50 Years of Serving Students, Colleagues

Thursday, May 7, 2015 | Katie McNally

Philosophy professor James Cargile is among the most popular at the University, revered for his devotion to teaching students in and outside the classroom and for his building of collegiality among his peers.

U.Va. Partners with Louisville Schools to Study Health and Wellness Curriculum

Wednesday, April 29, 2015

The program includes mindfulness for stress management and self-control; contemplative movements for physical awareness and agility; nutrition knowledge for healthy eating; and social and emotional skills for effective interpersonal relationships.


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