Recent Articles by

Caroline Newman

April 26, 2021
Zac Irving, whose scholarship combines philosophy and cognitive science, has identified a 1.2-second window where he can see what is happening in the brain when our mind wanders. The discovery could help foster creativity, treat ADHD or anxiety and more.
April 23, 2021
The virtual event will air live Thursday at 9 a.m. and be re-broadcast at 5 p.m. President Jim Ryan, Democracy Initiative co-director Melody Barnes and student Pilar Jimenez Larre Borges will host.
April 15, 2021
Darden professor Roshni Raveendhran studies technology and the future of work and consults with companies considering remote work. Here’s what she has been hearing.
April 14, 2021
Zelikow, who led the 9/11 Commission, is now leading a COVID Commission Planning Group based at UVA’s Miller Center, hoping to pave the way for a National COVID Commission.
April 12, 2021
The Democracy Initiative’s Memory Project develops research, curricula and programming and will host a virtual talk Wednesday about what Americans can learn from Germans.
April 09, 2021
As the world remembers the U.K.’s Prince Philip, look back at his 1976 visit to UVA and Monticello alongside Queen Elizabeth.
April 09, 2021
You know sight, hearing, touch, taste and smell – but do you know about interoception, your body’s internal “sixth sense”?
April 07, 2021
Each detail, from the names carved in Virginia Mist granite to an ephemeral portrait’s watchful eye, was carefully selected to spark conversation and reflection of the past and the future.
April 06, 2021
A leader in minority and LGBTQ medical student groups, Busola Shifatu has worked tirelessly to make her classmates feel welcome while also chasing a long-held dream.
April 01, 2021
In a Thursday afternoon message, UVA leaders said their present plan is to return to the in-person residential, educational and research experience that has always been a UVA hallmark.