Recent Articles by

Caroline Newman

May 03, 2017
Since John W. Kluge donated his collection to UVA 20 years ago, the Kluge-Ruhe Aboriginal Art Collection has become America’s most prominent, permanent platform for Aboriginal art. Now it is preparing for its largest national exhibition.
May 02, 2017
Wondering what’s inside the new cabin that has popped up on UVA’s Arts Grounds? Artist-in-residence Mark Dion has created a treasure trove of found and created objects for curious visitors.
May 01, 2017
Eric Rzeszut and his wife, Raya, have raised more than $12,000 for the March of Dimes to support neonatal research and care in the 11 years since their daughter’s premature birth. They are an ambassador family for Saturday’s March for Babies.
April 28, 2017
Faculty members presented research on preventing strokes, shoring up cybersecurity defenses, addressing gender imbalances in corporate leadership, using neuroscience in marketing and more.
April 25, 2017
A mystery, a wry comedy and an emotional plea for justice star in UVA’s inaugural new works festival, featuring student-written plays staged by student directors, actors and designers.
April 25, 2017
During his time at UVA, medical student Stephen Mein piloted a program advocating for chronically ill patients, founded a student-run free clinic and ran health care classes for newly released felons.
April 24, 2017
9th Wonder – a Grammy Award-winning DJ and producer who has collaborated with the likes of Jay Z, Kendrick Lamar and Mary J. Blige – packed performances, lectures and workshops into his weeklong UVA residency.
April 21, 2017
In 1814, a mastodon skeleton lured streams of visitors to Baltimore’s Peale Museum. Today, audiences are returning to the long-vacant museum for Submersive Productions’ “most unusual and unique experience of a lifetime.”
April 18, 2017
Zihan Chen already has one patent granted and five more pending, ranging from upgraded faucet designs to improved methods for authenticating pairing between electronic devices. He’s also developed several mobile games and learned to fly.
April 17, 2017
Marine Corps veteran Bingley “Barker” Squire has worn many hats, from musical performer to history scholar to battle-tested captain and, more recently, MBA candidate, budding entrepreneur and fiancé.