Recent Articles by

Fariss Samarrai

June 21, 2017
Malaria remains a deadly problem in equatorial regions of the world as the chameleon-like parasite that causes the disease develops resistance to multiple drugs.
June 07, 2017
The UVA Environmental Resilience Institute and the Global Infectious Diseases Institute are the third and fourth pan-University institutes established since 2014 that unite scholars from many disciplines to tackle issues of major societal significance.
June 06, 2017
How do species evolutionarily adapt to changes in their environment over time? UVA biologist Alan Bergland is looking closely at two species of “micro-fauna” for answers.
May 26, 2017
Using a UVA-designed astronomical instrument, astronomers gained new understanding of volcanic activity on Io, a moon of Jupiter.
May 19, 2017
University organizations on Friday awarded University community members with several service awards.
May 12, 2017
Micah Brickhill, who grew up in a rural area, is heading to UVA’s School of Medicine with plans to practice rural family medicine.
May 10, 2017
Using engineering logic, and the creative flair of artists, a student club has designed and built an elaborate clock.
May 01, 2017
How does the same type of CT scan used to check human bodies for abnormalities apply to climate change science? Here’s how.
April 25, 2017
For 16 years now UVA’s physics department has hosted a National Physics Day Show to encourage interest in physics. This year’s show is Wednesday.
April 21, 2017
Las Vegas native David Dent, one of four children of a single parent, was on a quest for higher education, and a UVA scholarship through a national program provided the bridge.