Recent Articles by

Caroline Newman

December 07, 2016
Eric Chyn’s public housing research earned national attention and revealed new ways to maximize the impact of one of the government’s largest programs. He starts at UVA next month, ready to continue his research and help others get started.
December 06, 2016
A UVA effort learned of local men killed in the attacks, heard stories from survivors and recorded the oral histories of veterans like Gen. Edward Rowny, one of 12 senior advisers who helped Gen. George Marshall conclude the war in Japan.
December 05, 2016
Charles Marsh founded the Project on Lived Theology, inspired by his own childhood in the Civil Rights era and by Dietrich Bonhoeffer, Martin Luther King Jr., Dorothy Day and others whose faith led them to work for justice in their communities.
November 30, 2016
As self-driving vehicles begin appearing on the streets, UVA professors are already researching how they could impact everything from urban design to social justice and equality. They share their visions of a driverless future.
November 29, 2016
Teammates Timmy Hayes and Scot Robison have co-founded Nica Nadadores, a Managua-based swim team and youth development nonprofit that provides some of the area’s poorest children with scholarships, dedicated mentors and plenty of fun.
November 18, 2016
Chapel’s storied career includes more than 130 directing credits, 60-plus acting gigs, one lifetime achievement award and at least one superstar student. He reflects on memories with Fey, bringing Broadway music to Russia and more.
November 17, 2016
A new Gallup survey, polling more than 7,000 alumni from the classes of 2001 to 2015, indicates that UVA graduates are outpacing national averages in workplace engagement, well-being and attachment to the University.
November 14, 2016
Meet Darden alumna Carolyn Miles, CEO of Save the Children. Under her leadership, the global nonprofit has more than doubled its reach, serving more than 165 million children worldwide.
November 10, 2016
An exhibition at the Georgia O’Keeffe Museum in Santa Fe, New Mexico featuring several watercolors of the Grounds reveals how three pivotal summers at UVA set her on the path to becoming one of the greatest American artists of her time.
November 07, 2016
As the curtain falls on the 2016 Virginia Film Festival, take a look back at some of the memorable moments, celebrity guest appearances and Oscar-worthy films.