Recent Articles by

Caroline Newman

February 08, 2016
UVA economist Lee Coppock explains why the 4.9 percent unemployment rate announced Friday might not be as great as it sounds and why economic growth is so slow that it has some talking about another recession.
February 04, 2016
Using a new technique, scientists can replace small amounts of defective DNA with third-party DNA. But should they? UVA’s James Childress – a member of an Institute of Medicine committee that released its recommendations Wednesday – explains.
February 03, 2016
The two-day event included a career fair, coffee chats, panel discussions and a basketball tailgate, all aimed at helping students meet – and become – startup founders.
February 01, 2016
Darden faculty and students traveled to Uganda to partner with a new MBA program in the country and work with local businesses as part of the school’s Global Consulting Projects elective program.
February 01, 2016
The new exhibitions feature a variety of artists, from ancient Navajo weavers to contemporary artist Richard Serra. One exhibition will also highlight a close connection of Thomas Jefferson’s, the beautiful Italian-English artist Maria Cosway.
February 01, 2016
Whitaker, Georgia Bankard Professor of Economics Emeritus, taught at UVA for more than 30 years and was a world-renowned expert on the work of famed 19th-century economist Alfred Marshall.
January 29, 2016
The school’s annual Vortex design workshop brought 300 students and 30 faculty members together to develop design strategies for the transforming industrial corridor. Not even Winter Storm Jonas could halt the progress.
January 29, 2016
Richard Danziger, who has served as chief of mission for the International Organization for Migration in Afghanistan, shares what he loves about the country, how it has changed and how he uses his arts-focused education every day.
January 28, 2016
Music lecturer John D’earth began writing music for this opera in his mid-20s. Forty years later, fellow faculty member John Edwin Mason was on hand to capture how that vision finally came to life.
January 26, 2016
Surveys indicate that the Class of 2015 is enjoying some of the most impressive employment statistics since the recession, shared across schools and majors.