Recent Articles by

Caroline Newman

February 16, 2017
UVA economist James Harrigan shares how economic inequality has grown since 1980 and why those in the top 1 percent are earning more than 18 percent of the country’s total income.
February 15, 2017
Good Grounds Coffee Co., founded by alumni Huw Rees-Jones and Mary Lansden Brewbaker, helps former fighters and war widows in the Congo lay down their weapons and make a living by farming and selling coffee.
February 13, 2017
In today’s global economy, students who understand both the technical aspects of manufacturing and engineering and the business concepts that drive industry will stand head-and-shoulders above other job candidates.
February 08, 2017
Meet some of the faculty mentors who stay with their student mentees from their first year on Grounds through Final Exercises and beyond, offering plenty of academic and career advice along the way.
February 07, 2017
Matthew McLendon discusses the artists who inspire him, his time working at one of London’s most famous museums and his vision for the university art museum in the 21st century.
February 03, 2017
The study, conducted by UVA economists, is already being used by state Sen. Creigh Deeds and other lawmakers to better tailor mental health services in Virginia.
February 03, 2017
In the first of a two-part series, learn how the state’s vocational rehabilitation program increased participants’ earnings over time and if it reduced enrollment in Social Security and disability benefits programs.
February 02, 2017
The University’s oldest remaining secret society awarded its highest honor, the Pale Z Award, to Associate Vice President of Student Affairs Susan Davis, recognizing her leadership and dedication to student life at UVA.
February 01, 2017
Alumna Theresa Payton – who became the first female White House chief information officer under George W. Bush’s administration – attempts to capture would-be fugitives on the new CBS reality television show, “Hunted.”
February 01, 2017
Darden is now home to Mary Gentile’s “Giving Voice to Values” ethics curriculum, famed for its practical approach to ethics education and adopted worldwide by schools, companies, military units, athletics teams and more.