Recent Articles by

Caroline Newman

May 19, 2018
Even a misty rain couldn’t dampen the spirits of Saturday’s graduates as the University’s largest school – the College and Graduate School of Arts & Sciences – celebrated Final Exercises.
May 11, 2018
Marianne Kubik’s students spent the semester earning a national certification in stage combat and mastering the art of creating fight scenes that are both utterly believable and entirely safe.
May 09, 2018
UVA economist Jonathan Colmer found that the ability of non-agricultural sectors like manufacturing to absorb workers can help manage the economic consequences of agricultural productivity shocks in India.
May 08, 2018
Professors Kieran O’Connor and Amar Cheema used 20 seasons of “Dancing with the Stars” to confirm that judges unconsciously give higher ratings over time – whether judging a dance show, an essay or a product on Amazon.
May 01, 2018
In a first for UVA’s drama department, two professors team-taught a yearlong course in which 11 students wrote, directed and produced their own short films.
May 01, 2018
For 10 days, students and faculty members joined professor Sanda Iliescu and her “Painting and Public Art” course in creating their own interpretation of the iconic American flag.
April 28, 2018
UVA professor of politics Todd Sechser explains Friday’s big news from North and South Korea and how the agreement might affect Kim Jong Un’s planned summit with President Trump next month.
April 28, 2018
The Board of Visitors’ Executive Committee announced significant expansions to two scholarship programs and a faculty recruitment fund on Friday.
April 27, 2018
As an architecture student and a Facilities Management intern, Andrew Ashcraft has climbed and crawled over some unusual corners of these Grounds, and he’s just as captivated as he was four years ago.
April 26, 2018
Luke Williams scoured archival vaults on Grounds, did community work in a San Francisco jail and danced in New York City for his thesis on links between politics and dance. He will continue the work next year as a Ph.D. student at Stanford.