Recent Articles by

Caroline Newman

April 04, 2019
Watch out Minneapolis, we’re bringing a magician. Former UVA basketball star and current radio color commentator Jimmy Miller loves magic almost as much as he loves the ’Hoos.
April 03, 2019
Have you ever wished you could have one warm, fresh-baked cookie without making a whole pan? This Darden student has the solution for you.
April 02, 2019
Alumna Jia Tolentino is a staff writer for The New Yorker. She returned to Grounds this week to talk about the internet – how it made her career, and how it is making us all worse.
April 01, 2019
“The Field Guide for Urban University-Community Partnerships,” produced by UVA’s Thriving Cities Lab, examines how universities can help their communities when trust in higher education institutions is historically low.
March 31, 2019
Tony Bennett sharing a Final Four berth with his dad. Alumni Isaiah Wilkins and Devon Hall watching from the other side of the world. UVA President Jim Ryan congratulating the team. And of course, that Mamadi Diakite shot.
March 26, 2019
UVA’s ultimate “glue guy” is still cheering hard and bringing teammates together – even on his way to a new start in New Zealand.
March 22, 2019
Between St. Patrick’s Day and the end of the semester, the University of Virginia’s McIntire Department of Music will average more than one show per day.
March 20, 2019
The University vaulted from No. 6 to No. 2 in the recently published 2018 rankings, with 74 alumni currently serving in the Peace Corps worldwide.
March 18, 2019
In the 1980s, Darden alumnus and former ESPN CEO Roger Werner was part of several key decisions that set the stage for modern cable television – and turned March Madness into the phenomenon it is today. He takes us behind the scenes.
March 18, 2019
Alumnus Derek Mitchell served as the U.S. ambassador to Myanmar until 2016 and now leads the National Democratic Institute, aimed at stabilizing and promoting democracy worldwide.