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Bodies in Motion: In a First, U.Va. Students Curate Fralin Exhibit

Friday, April 17, 2015 | Robert Hull

For the first time, U.Va. students have curated an exhibit at The Fralin Museum of Art, selecting photographs of the human body in motion from the museum’s permanent collection.

Student, Writer, Nurse: Annual Writing Contest Helps Process Bedside Experiences

Friday, April 17, 2015 | Christine Phelan Kueter

Writing “can be a powerful, creative and vulnerable exploration to better understand healing, grieving and the human experience,” one winner said.

U.Va.-Hosted Conference to Wrap Up Series Marking 150th Anniversary of the Civil War

Thursday, April 16, 2015 | McGregor McCance

In a nationally televised event, historians and history buffs will ponder how and why the War Between the States remains relevant a century and a half after Lee’s surrender in Appomattox.

U.Va.’s Lisa Spaar Earns National Recognition for Long-lasting Effects of Teaching

Thursday, April 16, 2015 | Anne E. Bromley

Lisa Russ Spaar is a finalist for the Cherry Award for Great Teaching, which brings a cash prize, and the winner receives one of the most generous awards ever.

At U.Va., Nobel Peace Laureate Outlines Strategy to Combat Religion-Based Violence

Wednesday, April 15, 2015 | Lorenzo Perez

Defeating ISIS and other radical religion-based groups will require a coalition of both civil society and religious actors, said 1997 Nobel Peace Prize laureate Jerry White.

U.Va.’s Curry School of Education Offering its First Online Degrees

Monday, April 6, 2015 | Audrey Breen

Now teachers and other professionals won’t have to interrupt their careers to return to Curry in order to gain additional credentials.

Darden Entrepreneur Hillary Lewis Is Shaking Up the Juice Business (Video)

Wednesday, April 1, 2015 | Lauren Jones, | Erik Duda

With the help of professors at the Darden School of Business, Hillary Lewis is bringing the ‘Wahoo Orange’ of U.Va. across the country – as a flavor of Lumi, a new organic, cold-pressed fruit juice produced in Charlottesville.

Second-Year Trio Nabs Major Science Research Awards

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

Three University of Virginia students majoring in chemistry, biomedical engineering and neuroscience have received one of the highest awards in the nation for excellence in undergraduate research.

U.Va. Hosts Renowned Navajo Weaver for Interactive Arts Residency

Friday, March 27, 2015 | Robert Hull

In its continuing efforts to bring celebrated artists to U.Va., the University will host world-famous Navajo weaver D.Y. Begay, who will demonstrate her art at key locations across Grounds.

Student Research: From Cancer Treatment to How Birds Recognize Songs

Thursday, March 26, 2015 | Matt Kelly

Three dozen winners of the University of Virginia’s undergraduate research grants will explore science, engineering, humanities and medicine this summer, seeking answers to complex questions.


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