Recent Articles by

Caroline Newman

April 27, 2018
As an architecture student and a Facilities Management intern, Andrew Ashcraft has climbed and crawled over some unusual corners of these Grounds, and he’s just as captivated as he was four years ago.
April 26, 2018
Luke Williams scoured archival vaults on Grounds, did community work in a San Francisco jail and danced in New York City for his thesis on links between politics and dance. He will continue the work next year as a Ph.D. student at Stanford.
April 26, 2018
The Corner is not a typical final exam setting, but A.D. Carson’s “Composing Mixtapes” course is not a typical course. Carson challenged 14 students to write, record and produce an entire mixtape.
April 25, 2018
At the Virginia Review of Politics, students go beyond clickbait to examine a variety of political issues and interview major players like Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam, Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer and U.S. Sen. Tim Kaine.
April 20, 2018
Speaking to students and community members in the Rotunda Dome Room, Kaine explained how he is hoping to rein in the executive branch’s power to authorize military action with a new bipartisan proposal announced last week.
April 20, 2018
Chaitenya Razdan’s company, Care+Wear, has already redesigned the hospital gown. Now, he’s working with Oscar de la Renta to help cancer patients feel more comfortable.
April 13, 2018
Amid other Founder’s Day activities, the University awarded its highest external honors, the Thomas Jefferson Foundation Medals, to architect David Adjaye, agriculturalist Cary Fowler and Judge Frank Easterbrook.
April 13, 2018
Graduating student Micah Watson has already earned one national award for playwriting. Her professors doubt it will be her last.
April 11, 2018
This 2017 UVA graduate is a chemist by day and an artist by night. Just about a year into this double act, she is debuting her first solo art show, part of this week’s Tom Tom Founders Festival in Charlottesville.
April 10, 2018
The dramatic FBI raid on the offices of President Trump’s personal attorney have little precedent, even from Watergate, according to Miller Center presidential historian Ken Hughes.

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