UVa Darden Curry Partnership for Leaders in Education Program Revolutionizes School Performance in Oklahoma and Louisiana U.Va. Darden/Curry Partnership for Leaders in Education Program Revolutionizes School Performance in Oklahoma and Louisiana 2014-10-23 The University of Virginia Darden/Curry Par.... Read More.
UVa Darden School Professor R Edward Freeman Receives Lifetime Achievement Award From Humboldt University in Berlin U.Va. Darden School Professor R. Edward Freeman Receives Lifetime Achievement Award From Humboldt University in Berlin 2014-10-10 University of Virginia Darden School of Business Prof.... Read More.
UVa Darden School Rises to No 3 in the World in The Economist 2014 Rankings U.Va. Darden School Rises to No. 3 in the World in The Economist 2014 Rankings 2014-10-09 The Economist today released its annual 2014 ranking of the Top 100 international MBA programs and named the University of Virgin.... Read More.
Sullivan Launches UVa Student Created Fellowship for Cross Sector Leadership Sullivan Launches U.Va. Student-Created Fellowship for Cross-Sector Leadership 2014-10-08 Making an impact on society’s biggest, toughest challenges – from climate change to global poverty and sustainable development – requi.... Read More.
UVa Darden School Global Program Offers Nine New Global Field Experiences U.Va. Darden School Global Program Offers Nine New Global Field Experiences 2014-10-07 The University of Virginia Darden School of Business announced nine offerings in its Global Field Experience (GFE) program - triple the.... 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
A University of Virginia Health System physician is playing a key role in advancing the safety and quality of advanced brain surgery.
In an initiative coordinated by UVA neurological surgeon Jason Sheehan, MD, PhD, FACS, the American Association of Neurological Surgeons (AANS) and the American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) are developing a first-of-its-kind patient registry in order to...Read More
Ben Tyson '14 will clerk for U.S. Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts next year, joining 2013 graduates Galen Bascom and Jonathan Urick, who will clerk for Justices Stephen Breyer and Antonin Scalia, respectively. Tyson graduated from UVA Law and the Darden School of Business through the dual-degree J.D.-MBA program..... Read More.
The Supreme Court Litigation Clinic is taking its 12th case to Washington, the court announced Monday. Henderson v. U.S. involves a Border Patrol agent, marijuana and a blocked firearms sale..... Read More.
Through a conference sponsored by the University of Virginia School of Law and the Virginia Environmental Law Journal, attorneys and experts will examine the latest recommended approach to pesticide risk assessment. The event, "Acceptable Risks: Reconciling Pesticide Registration with Endangered Species Protection," will be held in the Law School's Caplin Pavilion on Oct. 29 from 10-2 p.m..... Read More.
Scholars and former government officials will gather at UVA Law next week to discuss more stable and sustainable approaches to immigration control. The symposium will be presented in honor of Professor David Martin, who will mark 35 years on the faculty next fall..... 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
Returning piles of books to the library circulation desk, hurrying across the Lawn to class, moving the tassel at commencement: With each little ritual of college life that Tim Cauley performed, he was defying the odds. Cauley has cystic fibrosis, and when he was a U.Va. undergraduate the average life expectancy for someone with his disease was about 14 years.
Tim Cauley and actor Andy Phelan (...Read More