Recent Articles by

Dan Heuchert

July 25, 2007
July 25, 2007 -- The University of Virginia’s Creative Writing Program is among the top 10 graduate writing programs in the country, according to The Atlantic, which cited the quality of the program’s alumni and faculty, its selectivity and its resources.
July 18, 2007
July 18, 2007 — Witnesses who addressed the panel examining the April 16 Virginia Tech shootings made it plain Wednesday that there is no easy way to prevent such tragedies.
July 06, 2007
July 6, 2007 -- To the creative, an empty dorm room, with its white walls and bare floors, is a blank canvas full of possibilities.
June 28, 2007
June 28, 2007 -- Virginia finished 13th in the final 2006-07 U.S. Sports Academy Directors' Cup competition for Division I schools. It marks the 14th consecutive year, since the program's inception, the Cavaliers have recorded a top-30 finish.
June 12, 2007
UPDATE: May 14, 2008 — Sahar Adish is scheduled to graduate on May 18, 2008. She is planning on taking a year off before entering medical school.
June 11, 2007
June 11, 2007 -- The University of Virginia’s first $2 billion annual budget will include funds for a long-overdue replacement of the outdated and overburdened ISIS student records system.
May 18, 2007
May 18, 2007 -- Sarah Strunk hated to run in high school gym class. Even a year ago, she still didn’t jog. But today, as she prepares to graduate from the University of Virginia, she’s contemplating running a half-marathon.
May 18, 2007
May 18, 2007 -- It was a hot, still morning in southern Afghanistan. U.S. Army Capt. Daniel J. Glanz needed to get to Kandahar to do some paperwork before the replacements for his unit arrived later that month. His second deployment to Afghanistan had already been extended by a month.
May 18, 2007
May 17, 2007 — Final Exercises consist of Class Valedictory Exercises on Saturday, May 19, and Final Exercises, on Sunday, May 20. Number of commencements
May 15, 2007
May 15, 2007 -- Some 30,000 people are expected at the University of Virginia for Final Exercises this weekend, May 19 and 20.  Listed below is information on parking and bus schedules.WEEKEND PARKING