Recent Articles by

Anne E. Bromley

February 05, 2007
Feb. 5, 2007 -- Dr. Maurice Apprey, interim dean of the Office of African-American Affairs, is making some gradual and specific changes in his new post, but he isn’t there to “fix anything,” he told an audience in the Dome Room of the Rotunda during the Feb.
February 05, 2007
Feb. 5, 2007 -- Jacqueline Jordan Irvine, the Charles Howard Candler Professor of Urban Education at Emory University, will be the second featured speaker in the annual Walter Ridley Distinguished Lecture Series at the University of Virginia on Feb. 7 at 4 p.m.
January 30, 2007
Jan. 30, 2007 -- Donald Hall, Poet Laureate of the United States, will give a poetry reading at 4 p.m. on Feb. 2 in Old Cabell Hall Auditorium. The reading is free of charge and open to the public.
January 30, 2007
Jan. 30, 2007 -- Mary Frances Berry, former U.S. civil rights commissioner and longtime activist, will speak at the University of Virginia on Feb. 15 in Old Cabell Hall Auditorium at 7 p.m.
January 29, 2007
Jan. 29, 2007 – Maurice Apprey, interim dean of the Office of American-American Affairs at the University of Virginia, will present the annual State of the Office of African-American Affairs address on Thursday, Feb. 1, at 7 p.m.
January 25, 2007
Jan. 25, 2007 -- U.Va. education professor and clinical psychologist Peter Sheras will be on the National Public Radio show, "Justice Talking," with host Margot Adler, talking about “School Violence: What Can Be Done to Make Schools Safe?” The show, released Jan. 22, will air locally on Radio IQ.
January 23, 2007
Jan. 23, 2007 -- The University’s annual commemoration of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. will be held on Wednesday, Jan. 24, featuring an exhibit of rarely seen photographs of King by Benedict Fernandez, on display at the Newcomb Hall Art Gallery. Claudrena Harold, U.Va.
January 18, 2007
Jan. 18, 2007 -- Robert A. Bland, the first African-American to receive an undergraduate degree from the University of Virginia, will be the keynote speaker for an Office of African-American Affairs event, being held at 2 p.m. in the Newcomb Hall Ballroom on Jan. 21.
January 11, 2007
Jan. 11, 2007 -- The University of Virginia continues to have the highest graduation rate for African-American students of any public university in the country.
December 28, 2006
Dec. 28, 2006 — Faculty and students at the University of Virginia have quickly embraced a new tradition as the successful January Term heads into its third year.

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