Recent Articles by

Caroline Newman

June 21, 2018
Architectural historian Amanda Davis is leading the charge to uncover and celebrate the New York City sites that have played a role in LGBTQ history. We spoke with her during Pride Month.
June 20, 2018
NASA astronaut Scott Tingle, who studied at Darden in 2015, answers all of the space travel questions you never knew you had.
June 18, 2018
Glynn Key, a former Board of Visitors member, made a huge impact on UVA as a student, alumna and public servant. Upon her death in 2014, she was revealed to have been a member of the top-secret Seven Society.
June 14, 2018
The outdoor apparel company asked graduate students across the country to come up with a plan that would make the company carbon-neutral by 2025. The UVA team did that and more, and they won the chance to have their ideas implemented.
June 13, 2018
Benjamin Hays, architect Doug Harnsberger and 15 students used Thomas Jefferson’s notes to build to-scale replica of the original wooden dome that was destroyed when the Rotunda burned in 1895.
June 08, 2018
The board passed a resolution officially electing the outgoing president as “president emerita” and commending her leadership and contributions to the University during her eight years in office.
June 08, 2018
Todd Sechser specializes in nuclear security issues and coercive diplomacy; Brantly Womack focuses on power dynamics between large and small countries. See what they have to say about the historic summit.
June 06, 2018
Robert Spekman, a professor emeritus at UVA’s Darden School of Business, continued teaching for nearly 20 years after being diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease at age 48. His new book tells the story of that difficult journey.
June 05, 2018
Already, the writer, journalist and collector has acquired an edition of “Sense and Sensibility” signed by Jane Austen’s best friend, a first edition by the first black female novelist published in South Africa, and much more.
June 04, 2018
A recent gift from 2017 alumna Gloria Felicia honored 92-year-old Patricia Earle – the only woman in the McIntire School of Commerce Class of 1946 and the school’s oldest living alumna. This is her story.