Recent Articles by

Caroline Newman

December 10, 2021
The standard for stroke care and breakthrough epilepsy research. A good start for NICU babies. Optimism around autism. Erasing tremors. Mapping unknown areas of the brain. UVA researchers are responsible for all that and more.
September 14, 2021
Professor emeritus and foreign affairs scholar Brantly Womack corrects common misconceptions about China’s geopolitical power and charts a course forward.
September 8, 2021
Myo Yan Naung Thein, who has spent decades trying to bring democracy to his home country, fled Myanmar in disguise after a military coup in February. Now he is at UVA, sharing his remarkable story with students.
September 2, 2021
University leaders believe the masking policy, combined with high vaccination rates in the UVA community, will help everyone to live, work and learn on Grounds this semester, safely and in person.
August 30, 2021
Three UVA foreign policy experts discuss the regional and global implications of a Taliban-ruled Afghanistan and how the U.S. might redirect its foreign policy resources after a 20-year war.
August 26, 2021
Joined by UVA Provost Liz Magill, Drs. Mitch Rosner and Costi Sifri took questions about the delta variant, breakthrough cases, booster shots and more.
August 20, 2021
As UVA returns to in-person classes and a more typical calendar of events, University leaders offered guidance about masking at large events and testing, isolation and quarantine procedures.
August 18, 2021
Approximately 96% of UVA students have confirmed that they are vaccinated against COVID-19, allowing the University to proceed with a much more normal semester while remaining careful about the virus.
August 11, 2021
Leaders answered questions about the temporary masking policy, high vaccination rates, in-person classes and activities and risks from the delta variant as students return to Grounds.
August 11, 2021
The American Rescue Plan funding focuses on students with the greatest financial need, including those who qualify for Pell Grants, and helps students who would otherwise have to borrow to cover health insurance costs.