Recent Articles by

Caroline Newman

December 03, 2019
The list includes a producer of the hit podcast “The Dropout,” one half of a pair of Wahoo brothers raising money for blindness research and a My Brother’s Keeper leader dedicated to helping the next generation.
November 22, 2019
Landscape architecture professor Elizabeth Meyer’s pavilion seminar included a unique treat for 15 students: a fully funded trip to Central Park to see what they learned in class come to life in New York City.
November 15, 2019
Financier-turned-activist William Browder, called “Russia’s Most Wanted Man” by The New Yorker, started his global fight against corruption after his lawyer, Sergei Magnitsky, died in Russian custody.
November 13, 2019
Home to the nation’s longest-running presidential oral history program, “secret White House tapes” and numerous scholars, White House alumni and public policy experts, the Miller Center is uniquely equipped to offer historical perspective on this week’s hearings.
November 11, 2019
Misran Dolan’s project with UVA’s Democracy Initiative raises awareness of threats Uyghurs – including his extended family members – face in China, including “reeducation camps” and a rising surveillance state.
November 04, 2019
The faculty-led Governing America in a Global Era, or GAGE, initiative has already attracted high-profile speakers, including an alumnus working with Google’s parent company and a lawyer at the heart of impeachment proceedings.
October 29, 2019
Architecture Ph.D. student Matthew Slaats is one of the project’s leaders, after leading similar efforts in New York and working for five years to bring participatory budgeting to Virginia. See how it works.
October 24, 2019
The festival opened Wednesday with early Oscar contender “Just Mercy,” about lawyer Bryan Stevenson’s fight to free a wrongfully condemned man from death row. UVA President Jim Ryan offered introductory remarks.
October 24, 2019
A new study from two McIntire professors shows that consumers are more likely to penalize female-led companies for ethical failures. And that’s just one of the differences.
October 22, 2019
“Fishing With Dynamite” will premiere Sunday at the Virginia Film Festival. Bobby Parmar hopes its message will change the way business is done in Silicon Valley, on Wall Street and beyond.