Recent Articles by

Caroline Newman

September 12, 2018
The discussion between Brit Hume, Ana Navarro, Symone Sanders and Marc Short was lively and even heated at points, but ultimately proved an important point about connecting Americans with sharply different opinions.
September 12, 2018
Ryan’s goals include growing financial aid, particularly low-income and first-generation students, strengthening the relationship between the University and the community and encouraging interdisciplinary collaboration.
September 11, 2018
We sat down with director Mark Lorenzoni to learn more about the Oct. 20 5K run/walk that will mark Jim Ryan’s inauguration as UVA’s ninth president. See what he had to say about the route, the race’s mission and why he has loved working on it.
August 31, 2018
When UVA’s ninth president took office, he asked the UVA community to share ideas for the future of the University through the Ours to Shape initiative. More than 600 people have contributed ideas and suggestions so far. Here’s a sample.
August 28, 2018
UVA professor Ryan Wright’s research found that simple mindfulness practices are surprisingly effective for foiling phishing attacks. Check out those findings and other cybersecurity tips you can use to protect yourself every day.
August 28, 2018
Video review lowers fans’ perceptions of referee competence, according to Lalin Anik’s study of the 2018 FIFA World Cup. The study raises questions for other sports as well as for those, from police to doctors, using technology to aid decisions.
August 28, 2018
This new interactive map combines qualitative predictions from Larry Sabato and UVA’s Center for Politics with population data, surveys and social media insights from global market research company Ipsos.
August 22, 2018
Would you eat cricket protein bars? Alumna Lyon McCandless is betting the tiny chirpers – nicknamed “the gateway bug” – become the next big health food, and she’s building a business around them in UVA’s iLab.
August 21, 2018
You likely know about comedian Sasheer Zamata’s time on “Saturday Night Live.” But do you know about her time on Grounds?
August 17, 2018
Last week, UVA landed at or near the top in four major rankings, including some from the Princeton Review and the U.S. News & World Report. See how the rankings stack up.