Recent Articles by

Anne E. Bromley

July 14, 2016
After working for award-winning physicist Jesse W. Beams, Lovern became executive assistant to UVA presidents Frank L. Hereford Jr., Robert M. O’Neil and John T. Casteen III.
July 06, 2016
Nearly two dozen students took part in the first Cornerstone Summer Institute, which drew connections between slavery and its modern echoes.
July 05, 2016
Lisa Woolfork, associate professor of English, talks about the film “The Free State of Jones” and why the history of slavery is also undergoing reviews in the academy and in popular culture.
June 20, 2016
Since earning his M.F.A. in May, Sears has received this year’s $10,000 Henfield Prize, one of the most prestigious awards available to promising authors.
June 10, 2016
The Leonard W. Sandridge Outstanding Contribution Awards are the highest honor the University bestows upon employees.
May 26, 2016
The Carter G. Woodson Institute for African-American and African Studies hired historian Talitha LeFlouria and anthropologist Kwame Edwin Otu, who completed the institute’s prestigious fellowship program.
May 21, 2016
During Saturday’s UVA graduation ceremony, devoted to the College and Graduate School of Arts & Sciences, almost 3,000 degrees were conferred, and former U.S. Poet Laureate Rita Dove, a UVA English professor, gave the commencement address.
May 16, 2016
Currently the associate director of the University of Notre Dame’s Gender Studies Program, Palko will start her new job on Grounds in July.
May 12, 2016
Ursula Gbe grew up straddling cultures and continents, spending half her life in the U.S. and half in Ivory Coast. At UVA, she brought her experiences and interests together in several activities, including an internship in the president’s office.
May 11, 2016
Dolan, who taught at UVA for almost 50 years, discovered how the Atlantic coast’s barrier islands adapt and change to waves and storms. He brought generations of students to the Outer Banks to share his expertise and enthusiasm.