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Dan Heuchert

February 12, 2016
Drew has starred on stage and the big and small screens, and is best known for her role as Dr. April Kepner on ABC’s long-running hospital drama, “Grey’s Anatomy.”
February 02, 2016
Also in this roundup: a nursing professor wins the Health System’s MLK Award, an environmental scientist and two biomedical engineers receive awards for their body of work, and 205 UVA doctors are included in the nation’s top 5 percent.
December 16, 2015
The rankings blend measures of quality and affordability. Bolstered by its impressive four-year graduation rate and its generous financial aid, the University ranked third among public colleges and universities.
November 11, 2015
The 2016 Finals Weekend, set for May 20-22, is the second to feature two graduation ceremonies.
October 09, 2015
Also among the honorees in this roundup: a librarian, 16 cancer doctors and the UVA Heath System’s palliative care unit, a history professor, a TV journalist/Darden student, four law students, a law professor – and the entire University itself.
September 21, 2015
This roundup of honors and awards also includes a major Chinese prize for an American poet, tuition awards for four law students and seven with U.Va. ties listed among Virginia’s top young nurses.
September 17, 2015
The Department of Education website emphasizes the return-on-investment of a college education, highlighting net costs, graduation rates and graduates’ salaries.
September 09, 2015
U.Va. has placed in the top three among national public universities every year since U.S. News began ranking the nation’s institutions of higher education in 1988. One key: 94 percent of students graduate in six years or fewer.
September 03, 2015
Move-In Day and the first day of classes are both major milestones at the beginning of the academic year, but perhaps the most externally visible sign of fall’s arrival is the first football game. The Cavaliers take the field Saturday at UCLA.
August 27, 2015
In this gathering of bouquets: a major accreditation; great care for mothers of newborns, heart attack victims and stem cell recipients; Curry School honors, and an honorary presidency; a literary prize; and an invitation from the Chinese government.