UVa Darden School Welcomes Dean Designate Scott C Beardsley U.Va. Darden School Welcomes Dean Designate Scott C. Beardsley 2015-01-22 Faculty, students, staff and alumni welcomed Scott C. Beardsley, the ninth dean of the University of Virginia Darden School of Business. by Carlos Santos.... Read More.
UVa Darden School of Business Announces Spring C Suite Level Speakers U.Va. Darden School of Business Announces Spring C-Suite Level Speakers 2015-01-16 The University of Virginia Darden School of Business today announced its spring 2015 Leadership Speaker Series lineup. The University of V.... Read More.
UVa Darden Schools Batten Institute Partners With Miller Center on Report That Seeks to Unleash Job Creating Power of Entrepreneurship U.Va. Darden School's Batten Institute Partners With Miller Center on Report That Seeks to Unleash Job-Creating Power of Entrepreneurship 2015-01-15 The University o.... Read More.
Scott Beardsley Named Next Dean of University of Virginia Darden School of Business Scott Beardsley Named Next Dean of University of Virginia Darden School of Business 2015-01-08 The University of Virginia announced today that Scott C. Beardsley has been selected as the ninth dean of the University.... Read More.
UVa Darden School Students First to Study the New Cuba U.Va. Darden School Students First to Study the New Cuba 2015-01-07 University of Virginia Darden School of Business Professor Greg Fairchild is traveling in Cuba this week with over two dozen MBA students. by Carlos Santos Unive.... Read More.
Becker’s Hospital Review has honored the University of Virginia Department of Neurosurgery and the UVA Spine Center at UVA Medical Center on its 2014 list of 100 hospitals with great neurosurgery and spine programs.
The programs named to the list "offer remarkable spine and neurosurgical care as based on clinical accolades and...Read More
Becker’s Hospital Review recognized the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at the University of Virginia Medical Center on its 2014 list of 125 Hospitals and Health Systems with Great Orthopedic Programs.
A pilot study led by a University of Virginia School of Medicine researcher suggests that tampons could help detect ovarian cancer.
“Gynecologic malignancies such as cervical cancer can be detected at early stages through regular Pap smears, but similar screening is not available for ovarian cancer, which often presents in an advanced stage when the cancer has spread,” said the study’s principal...Read More
To help University of Virginia Health System care providers take full advantage of technology to enhance patient care, UVA has named its first chief medical information officer (CMIO).
Michael A. Williams, MD, FAAP, comes to UVA from North Shore Long Island Jewish Health System in New York, where he has served since March 2012 as the first regional CMIO for four hospitals in the 16-hospital system. Williams also served as the first CMIO at the Medical Center of Central Georgia...Read More
ACLU attorney Ben Wizner spoke at the University of Virginia School of Law on March 25 about protecting privacy in an era in which government organizations and businesses wish to gather increasing amounts of information about people's everyday lives. Wizner is introduced by UVA Law professor Josh Bowers, co-director of the Program in Law and Public Service..... Read More.
More than 500 University of Virginia School of Law students signed this year's Student Bar Association Diversity Pledge. The statement of respect and tolerance, now in its ninth year, kicked off Diversity Week events, which began Monday..... Read More.
They danced, they sang, they skewered: The 107th Libel Show sends up law school culture and involves a student cast and crew of more than 100. We offer a behind-the-scenes photo slideshow of the dress rehearsal action..... Read More.
Professors Timothy Jost, from Washington and Lee University School of Law, and Mimi Riley of the University of Virginia School of Law discuss the upcoming Obamacare-challenging Supreme Court case King v. Burwell and the future of the Affordable Care Act..... Read More.
An article by University of Virginia School of Law professor Dotan Oliar, economics Ph.D. student Nathanial Pattison and third-year law student K. Ross Powell has been selected for inclusion in the 2015 edition of Intellectual Property Law Review, an anthology of the best IP law scholarship..... Read More.
We take every possible measure to ensure the personal safety and security of U.Va.’s students. Yet incidents of violence do sometimes occur in our community. We were reminded of this reality in the most horrific way this fall with the disappearance and death of Hannah Graham. This semester has been particularly difficult for students in the Class of 2017, as they have lost two of their classmates. In addition to Hannah, second-year student Connor Cormier died in October.
Capital Replacement A How-To Guide
In February, as part of a major renovation of the Rotunda scheduled for completion in summer 2016, the delicate process of replacing the old capitals with new ones got underway. Here’s how 16 intricately carved blocks of marble—each weighing more than three tons—were swapped out.
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Linwood Adttoidx is in rough shape.
The 39-year-old Iraq War veteran was admitted to U.Va. Medical Center five days ago with acute pancreatitis. Since then, he’s developed renal failure, respiratory distress, hyperglycemia and a fever.
But his biggest hurdles to recovery are medical errors.
He’s been pumped with medicines he doesn’t need, had misconnected tubes stuck into his body and been placed at risk for pneumonia and falling out of bed.
Good thing he’s just a mannequin.
Linwood is part of a new training tool U.Va....Read More
Safety and Sexual Assault
Sexual assault is a heinous crime that should be treated as such. But, we mustn’t judge and convict without first seeking the truth. There can be victims on both sides of this situation if we are not careful. As exemplified by the reaction to the Rolling Stone article, we are often too quick to judge and react without all available facts.
The Greek system has been unjustly vilified by our community, the press and the nation in reaction to the salacious story in Rolling Stone. Those of us involved with the Greek system, or who...Read More