Upcoming events to celebrate the visit of a rare copy of the first book of Shakespeare’s plays, on display from Oct. 1 to 26, include a Family Day Oct. 8 with crafts and workshops, a raffle for play tickets and roaming sonneteers. more >
Before Leidy Klotz entered academia, he played professional soccer. Now he’s a professor of engineering and architecture at UVA, and recently wrote a book that draws parallels between his academic and athletic passions. more >
Robert J. Creeden, a longtime veteran of the entrepreneurial and venture community in North Carolina’s Research Triangle and New England, will help UVA researchers navigate the path from the lab to the marketplace. more >
UVA professor Edgar Olsen told the Senate Appropriations Committee that a switch to voucher-based housing assistance would serve millions of additional people at the same cost to taxpayers. more >
Alumna Kristin van Ogtrop, who just concluded a successful 13-year run as editor-in-chief of Real Simple magazine, joined a fellow ’Hoo, investment executive Kate Moore, at Darden’s Graduate Women in Business conference. more >
Noted UVA clinical psychologist and divorce mediator Robert Emery offers practical advice on how parents can put aside their differences to give their kids the rich childhoods they deserve. more >
Steven Lewis, a Ph.D. student in UVA’s music department, hit all the right notes while bringing more than 400 years of African-American music to life in the Smithsonian’s newest museum, where he is a research assistant. more >
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After being closed for two years for an extensive renovation, the University of Virginia’s iconic Rotunda will welcome the community at an open house this Saturday and Sunday. more >