Jacob Uskavitch “has been a leader within and beyond the classroom in terms of his scholarship and his engagement with critical issues at the University,” his thesis adviser Claudrena Harold said.
Recent Articles by
Anne E. Bromley
April 27, 2017
This year’s award-winning teachers act as intellectual travel guides, enabling students to take important steps on their individual journeys of self-discovery and academic success.
April 21, 2017
Madison House and the English department partnered to teach student volunteers how to express the impact of their experience through the power of words.
April 13, 2017
Born into slavery, Skipwith labored for the University before he and his family were shipped to Liberia – a condition of his emancipation.
April 10, 2017
Madison House, UVA’s student volunteer center, organized The BIG Event, in which more than 350 students worked on projects at sites throughout Charlottesville, including local schools, churches and nonprofit organizations.
March 29, 2017
Darden alumna Carolyn Miles leads an organization that provides nutrition, health, education and other services to 165 million children in 120 countries.
March 28, 2017
The University’s Office for Diversity and Equity will honor third-year Jefferson Scholar Attiya Latif and Dr. Randolph Canterbury, senior associate dean for education in the School of Medicine, with the Casteen diversity award on Friday.
March 26, 2017
The Center for Liberal Arts has provided enriching content to Virginia K-12 teachers for more than 30 years. Now it will take its lauded program on the road to other universities, reaching more teachers.
March 15, 2017
“When someone dies, when we fall in love, when people get married – at moments of heightened feeling, we often turn to the compressed, memorable and vivid language of poetry,” says English professor Jahan Ramazani.
March 14, 2017
UVA has taken on the subject of black girlhood in several ways – on the academic front, through an emerging interdisciplinary field of scholarship, and in positive community engagement to help girls of color thrive.