Friday, October 31, 2014

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Athletics

Friday, October 31, 2014 - 4:57pm
Virginia wrestles Anderson (S.C.) at 10 a.m., VMI at noon and George Mason at 2 p.m. Admission is free.
Friday, October 31, 2014 - 4:22pm
Lopez currently owns the most World Series rings of any active MLB player with four (2007, 2010, 2012, 2014).
Friday, October 31, 2014 - 2:13pm
Sarah Fakler and Connor Rog were Virginia's top finishers Friday at Panorama Farms.
Friday, October 31, 2014 - 12:03pm
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Virginia concludes the regular season Saturday with a 7 p.m. match at North Carolina.
Friday, October 31, 2014 - 10:47am
Virginia head coach Julie Myers talks about what she saw during Virginia's fall training period and scrimmages.

Cavalier Daily

Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 10:56pm
The University tied for 102nd out of 500 total universities in a new Global University Rankings list recently published by U.S. New & World Report. Alison Phanthavong Austin Goode
Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 10:35pm
Former mayors and other Charlottesville community leaders released an open letter Wednesday, demanding City Registrar Sheri Iachetta be put on administrative leave and calling for the immediate resignation of members of the local Electoral Board. Ashlee MacDonald Kevin Hare
Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 10:09pm
CustomInk announced the completion of its multi-million dollar facility expansion in Charlottesville Thursday. The project marks the fourth major facility opening for the company during 2014, according to a company press release. Simone McDonnell Yujian Li
Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 9:55pm
Now four month's into the 2014-15 fiscal year, University administrators are ironing out the kinks in a new budget model, which is shadowing the existing model this year before being fully implemented July 1. Maggie Vaughn Rachel Taylor
Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 12:50am
Prof. Sherri Moore, in conjunction with the Student Council Life committee, hosted a “Know Your Rights” lecture. She spoke to student about how they can avoid being taken advantage of when encountering police officers. Henry Pflager

Darden

Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 12:00am

Campbell Soup President and CEO Shares With UVa Darden Students Career Lessons Learned During Her Leadership Ascent Campbell Soup President and CEO Shares With U.Va. Darden Students Career Lessons Learned During Her Leadership Ascent 2014-10-30 The University of Virginia Darden School of Business con.... Read More.

Friday, October 24, 2014 - 12:00am

New Trustees Elected to the University of Virginia Darden School Foundation Board of Trustees New Trustees Elected to the University of Virginia Darden School Foundation Board of Trustees 2014-10-24 The University of Virginia Darden School of Business announced today three new trustees to the Darden.... Read More.

Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 12:00am

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.

Friday, October 10, 2014 - 12:00am

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.

Thursday, October 9, 2014 - 12:00am

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.

Health System

Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 8:40am

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...

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Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 8:17am

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

According...

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Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 3:06pm

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...

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Friday, October 17, 2014 - 10:08am

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...

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Tuesday, October 14, 2014 - 2:28pm

University of Virginia Health System neurosurgeons Chris Shaffrey, MD, and Justin Smith, MD, PhD, have been named among the 18 best spine surgeons in North America.

The distinction comes from Orthopedics This Week, and is based on a survey of what the publication...

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Law School

Friday, October 31, 2014 - 11:16am

Avi Garbow, general counsel of the Environmental Protection Agency delivers the keynote address at "Acceptable Risks: Reconciling Pesticide Registration with Endangered Species Protection" symposium.... Read More.

Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 4:10pm

Eight third-year students are representing UVA Law in a multidisciplinary leadership program aimed at giving students a new approach to addressing pressing societal challenges..... Read More.

Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 1:00am

Doris Meissner, senior fellow at the Migration Policy Institute and former commissioner of the U.S. Immigration and Naturalization Service, was the keynote speaker at "The Future of Immigration Enforcement" symposium at the University of Virginia School of Law on Oct. 24, 2014..... Read More.

Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 12:11am

A University of Virginia School of Law student group recently presented a new award recognizing support of the LGBT community to Professor Anne Coughlin and Luis Alvarez Jr. '88, president and CEO of the UVA Law School Foundation..... Read More.

Wednesday, October 29, 2014 - 2:29pm

Students, faculty and community members document a day in the life of the Law School through social media on Oct. 23, 2014..... Read More.

Virginia Magazine

Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 2:05pm

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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...

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Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 11:00am

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,...

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Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 10:04am

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...

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Friday, September 19, 2014 - 9:48am

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 (...

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Monday, September 15, 2014 - 2:57pm

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Friday, October 31, 2014 - 11:53am

Former U.Va. women's basketball coach Debbie Ryan

We’re a little late on this, but congratulations to former U.Va. women’s basketball coach Debbie Ryan, who last week was ...

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