Recent Articles by

Caroline Newman

August 25, 2017
From Jefferson’s handwritten notes to the “Sally Hemings” underground newsletter, these 10 objects – and 90 more now on display in the Albert and Shirley Small Special Collections Library – tell UVA’s story over 200 years.
August 25, 2017
Brian Vahaly became UVA’s first tennis All-American before embarking on a successful six-year professional career. Today, he is on the board of the United States Tennis Association and helps govern the U.S. Open, which starts Monday.
August 22, 2017
They might be from around Virginia or around the world, but they have at least one thing in common: They’re ready to make their mark at UVA. Meet 21 new ’Hoos in the Class of 2021.
August 20, 2017
UVA’s newest class gathered on the Lawn Sunday night, where they were officially welcome to the University of Virginia community and encouraged to make it their own.
August 17, 2017
On Wednesday night, thousands of University of Virginia and Charlottesville community members retraced the steps that neo-Nazi and white supremacist protestors took last Friday, a powerful repudiation of hate and bigotry
August 14, 2017
Even as chaos and violence continued to unfold in Charlottesville on Saturday, UVA alumni were coming together in the city and online to talk about how they could help.
August 14, 2017
See some of the online responses from the UVA community as Charlottesville recovers from this weekend’s violence with the world watching.
August 01, 2017
Graduate student instructor Eric Hupe is using virtual reality headsets and 3D technology to take his students back in time to Renaissance Italy.
August 01, 2017
“Hamilton” star Leslie Odom Jr. – who played a historical figure that Thomas Jefferson was very familiar with – will join UVA arts groups, faculty, students, staff, alumni and other guest performers for a one-of-a-kind celebration on the Lawn.
July 26, 2017
TechCrunch christened education technology “2017’s big, untapped and safe investor opportunity.” Three UVA alumni and faculty – each with decades of experience in business and education – offer a primer on the booming field.