The endowment puts UVA on a path to ultimately fund all need-based financial aid with philanthropy, replacing funding it from tuition revenue. more >
New approvals from the Board of Visitors Strategic Investment Fund will provide resources supporting the ongoing fight to end childhood diabetes, plus four other initiatives. more >
INSIDE UVA Criteria for the award include playing a leadership role in increasing diversity, equity and inclusion at UVA and making a sustainable and quantifiable impact in these areas. more >
The University has agreed to purchase all of the energy output of a new solar farm Dominion will build in King William County. more >
From mindful eating to practicing careful physical poses for stress reduction, the project’s health education course is teaching elementary students how to focus attention, become more resilient and develop critical skills in self-awareness. more >
UVA alumni Vincent Ning and Michael Paris are shaking up the app market with a program that lets users build the necessary back-end infrastructure for new apps in a matter of minutes, bypassing months of coding. more >
Brian Nosek’s online “preprint” services have the potential to change the model for communication among academic researchers. more >
Eric Chyn’s public housing research earned national attention and revealed new ways to maximize the impact of one of the government’s largest programs. He starts at UVA next month, ready to continue his research and help others get started. more >