Darden Dean Robert F Bruner Named UVa Class of 2015 Graduation Speaker Darden Dean Robert F. Bruner Named U.Va. Class of 2015 Graduation Speaker 2014-11-20 The University of Virginia yesterday announced that U.Va. Darden School of Business Dean Robert F. Bruner and Virginia Governor Terry McAuli.... Read More.
Anheuser Busch InBev CEO Tells UVa Darden Students to Aim High Anheuser-Busch InBev CEO Tells U.Va. Darden Students to Aim High 2014-11-19 The University of Virginia Darden School of Business continued its fall Leadership Speaker Series Monday with a presentation from Carlos Brito, CEO of Anheuser-B.... Read More.
Speakers at 7th Annual University of Virginia Investing Conference Predict Solid US Economy Will Drive Global Growth Speakers at 7th Annual University of Virginia Investing Conference Predict Solid US Economy Will Drive Global Growth 2014-11-17 Nancy Lazar, a partner of Cornerstone Macro, told inves.... Read More.
Investors Told to Brace for Astounding Changes at Dardens 7th Annual University of Virginia Investing Conference Investors Told to Brace for Astounding Changes at Darden's 7th Annual University of Virginia Investing Conference 2014-11-14 Experts in innovation treated investors attending the first da.... Read More.
Coach CFO Reveals the Five Maxims That Have Shaped Her Life and Career at UVa Darden Event Coach CFO Reveals the Five Maxims That Have Shaped Her Life and Career, at U.Va. Darden Event 2014-11-13 The University of Virginia Darden School of Business continued its fall Leadership Speaker Series Monday.... 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
Andrew Kilberg '14 is the fourth University of Virginia School of Law graduate named to clerk at the Supreme Court in the next term, tying a record from 2009..... Read More.
A team of students and the Innocence Project at UVA School of Law run down leads that may exonerate a man convicted of murder in the wildly popular podcast "Serial.".... Read More.
Students in a University of Virginia School of Law clinic are busy compiling questions to prepare their teacher for a special assignment: arguing Elonis v. United States before the Supreme Court. Experts hope the case will help the court answer what constitutes a "true threat.".... Read More.
University of Virginia School of Law professor Ashley Deeks recently penned a chapter for "The Oxford Handbook of the Use of Force in International Law" on whether and when it is lawful for a state to use force in anticipatory or pre-emptive self-defense..... Read More.
Ian Baucom took over as dean of the College and Graduate School of Arts & Sciences this past summer, succeeding Meredith Jung-En Woo, who held the post for six years. Baucom spent the previous 17 years at Duke, where he served as an English professor, department chair and director of the John Hope Franklin Humanities Institute.
In a recent conversation, Baucom explained why he believes U.Va. can be one of the nation’s most important players in providing answers to core questions about the value of higher education, and discussed some of the changes that might be in...Read More
Big changes lie ahead for the University of Virginia: over the next decade, U.Va. will replace half its professors as a generation retires. Here, eight faculty members who’ve taught at the University for a decade or longer share their observations about academic and cultural changes over the years. What...Read More
Darden School of Business professor Edward D. Hess’ newest book, Learn or Die: Using Science to Build a Leading-Edge Learning Organization, focuses on what individuals and organizations must do to thrive amid environments characterized by uncertainty and ambiguity. Technology is a big driver...Read More
Left to Right: Ben Calhoun, PsiKick cofounder and CEO Brendan Richardson, and senior design engineer Yousef Shakhsheer with their ultra-low-power wireless, batteryless computer chip. Photo by Dan Addison
The Internet of Things is regarded by many as the next big technological revolution. How big? According to Cisco Systems,...Read More
Assistant professor of systems and information engineering Amy LaViers with her lab's Aldebaran NAO robot. Photo by Stacey Evans
In her lab in U.Va.’s Olsson Hall, Amy LaViers, assistant professor in systems and information engineering, can make robots dance. But this is no parlor trick. What LaViers, who arrived at U...Read More