Vanessa L. Ochs, associate professor of religious studies, won the 2007 National Jewish Book Award in the Contemporary Jewish Life and Practice category for "Inventing Jewish Ritual," which was published by the Jewish Publication Society this summer.
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Anne E. Bromley
January 19, 2008
January 17, 2008
Jan. 17, 2008 — This year's commemoration of Martin Luther King Jr. Day at the University of Virginia will feature a panel discussion, "Chiefly About War Matters," to be held Jan. 21 at 4 p.m. in the Harrison-Small Auditorium.
January 16, 2008
January 16, 2008 — University of Virginia Nursing School professor Carolyn Ramwell, a pediatric nurse practitioner and an active member of international education initiatives, recently returned from Sri Lanka with the nonprofit organization, Physicians for Peace, where she helped in rebuilding the p
January 14, 2008
History professor Julian Bond is included in a new book and CD set commemorating Martin Luther King Jr., "Voices: Reflections on an American Icon Through Words and Song," published by the Dalmatian Press and the Choral Arts Society of Washington.
January 12, 2008
Sallie Deason Feldman, of Mechanicsville, a former neonatal intensive care unit nurse at the University of Virginia Medical Center, died on Jan. 12. She was 56.
January 10, 2008
Mildred Earl Glover Armentrout, a registered nurse who retired from the University of Virginia Health System, died at Rockingham Memorial Hospital in Harrisonburg, on Jan. 10. She was 86.
January 09, 2008
January 9, 2008 — Today's college students have grown up in a time when the roles and duties of the ideal wife are in flux more than they were for centuries in European and American societies.
January 08, 2008
Jan. 8, 2008 — Attention faculty and graduate teaching assistants: As you think ahead to the spring semester, don’t forget about the Teaching Resource Center’s annual January Teaching Workshop, to be held on Monday, Jan. 14, 2008 from 8:30 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. [No lunch provided this year.]
January 04, 2008
Rosalie "Kim" Blair, a former employee of the University of Virginia Medical Center, died Jan. 4, 2008. She was 43.
December 23, 2007
Frederick Charles Hamer Jr., an orthodontist on the staff of the Kluge Children's Rehabilitation Center, died Dec. 23, 2007. He was 77.Daily Progress Obituary