Thomas Skalak, vice president for research at the University of Virginia, has been named the inaugural executive director for science and technology programs at the Paul G. Allen Family Foundation in Seattle.
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Anthony P. de Bruyn
November 19, 2014
Changes have been made to comply with new laws and federal guidance, as well as to reflect best practices. Faculty, staff, students and the community are invited to review the policy and offer their comments.
November 05, 2014
The as-yet-unlocated police substation near the Corner would operate on Thursday, Friday and Saturday nights, beginning in January.
May 13, 2014
Officials expect 30,000 to 35,000 people to descend upon Grounds for U.Va.’s 185th Final Exercises. The University’s 11 schools will award 6,364 degrees, including 3,754 bachelor’s degrees, 1,664 master’s degrees and 496 first professional degrees.
April 03, 2014
Former Virginia Gov. Gerald L. Baliles announced today that he will step down as director and CEO of the University of Virginia Miller Center of Public Affairs at the end of the calendar year.
February 06, 2014
Abrams will lead the University’s efforts to recruit and retain an excellent and diverse faculty, succeeding Gertrude Fraser, who returned to teaching.
October 17, 2013
Tanzer will return to teaching once her term ends, having successfully achieved numerous strategic goals for the school over the past four years.
October 10, 2013
An electrical and computer engineering professor, Holmes will focus on the undergraduate educational experience with an emphasis on initiatives emerging from the strategic planning process.
September 11, 2013
The Association of Public and Land-grant Universities has selected President Teresa A. Sullivan to serve on a committee that will advise and help shape the association’s efforts on research funding, indirect cost recovery, public access for publications, commercialization of technology and other issues.
September 11, 2013
Auxiliary enterprises “are an important part of the fabric of life at universities and colleges,” and contribute mightily to the student experience at U.Va., according to a University statement.