The UVA and Charlottesville communities gathered Saturday for “The Hope that Summons Us: A Morning of Reflection and Renewal,” one year after the white supremacist demonstrations of Aug. 11 and 12, 2017. The event featured remarks by new president James E. Ryan.
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August 04, 2018
Among Taylor Sheppard’s future goals: Finishing her tour of duty as a nuclear engineer and submarine officer in the U.S. Navy, swimming the English Channel (a cold, arduous, 21-mile undertaking), and transforming the energy industry.
July 26, 2018
Damian Warshall’s journey from real estate financier to nitro cold brew coffee guru is nearly as remarkable as the rapid rise of his coffee startup, Snowing in Space Coffee, which is saturating Virginia, D.C. and Maryland, cup by cool, creamy cup.
July 24, 2018
Akanksha Prasad’s Falafel Factory chain rode the fast-casual restaurant wave and brought healthy Middle Eastern food to India. Now, she’s ready to learn “how to take a million-dollar idea and convert it to a billion-dollar idea.”
July 20, 2018
The event in Old Cabell Hall will bring UVA and Charlottesville community members together for reflection and discussion one year after the events of Aug. 11 and 12, 2017.
July 17, 2018
In a new national survey conducted by Ipsos in conjunction with UVA’s Center for Politics, just 51 percent of respondents said elections are “fair and open.” However, there was a significant partisan divide.
July 16, 2018
World Cup champ and Olympic gold medalist Becky Sauerbrunn is one of three ’Hoos on the U.S. Women’s National Team. With the men’s World Cup trophy now in the hands of France, soccer’s focus turns to next summer’s women’s tourney.
July 10, 2018
The Miller Center’s resident Supreme Court expert, Barbara Perry, explains how Kavanaugh’s appointment could change the nation’s highest court and why he is the “perfect candidate” for Republicans hoping for quick confirmation in the Senate.
July 09, 2018
If anyone would know, it’s Philip Zelikow. The history professor and veteran diplomat has been involved in policy and talks with North Korea repeatedly over the last 25 years and worked on German reunification efforts in 1990. He traveled to South Korea last week to outline his peace strategy for officials.
July 06, 2018
UVA sponsored 16 staff members who are joining community leaders bringing soil from the site of John Henry James’ 1898 lynching to a new memorial in Montgomery, Alabama, stopping at several historic sites along the way.