Recent Articles by

H. Brevy Cannon

January 23, 2014
At the Batten School for Leadership and Public Policy, the senator enumerated Wednesday the many reasons America deserves better consultation between the executive and legislative branches before authorizing war.
January 22, 2014
Though any policy progress is elusive in today’s polarized Washington, only small incremental changes are needed to address polarization and gridlock, the growing national debt, and the global competition for talent and capital, Warner said.
January 14, 2014
A “Legislators of Tomorrow” student group, led by political opposites who are fast friends, wants to improve student awareness of mental health issues and resources.
January 14, 2014
One new degree will prepare students to work with outside-the-classroom youth programs; the other will prepare managers in health care settings like imaging centers, clinical labs and respiratory care centers.
December 19, 2013
Gus Deeds’ tragic suicide and stabbing of his father, State Sen. Creigh Deeds, prompted discussion of Virginia’s mental health system and possible reforms.
December 09, 2013
If Obama’s approval ratings don’t rebound by the 2014 midterm elections, the Democratic Party could lose control of the Senate – if Republicans field strong candidates.
December 04, 2013
A new research-based report and recommendations supplement the traditional focus on mental illness with temporary gun restrictions for those with convictions for violence, drugs and alcohol.
November 25, 2013
Washable, reusable sanitary pads made of locally sourced cotton could be “life-changing” for more than 2 million girls and women in Zambia.
November 22, 2013
Online classified ad shoppers respond less often and offer lower prices when a seller is black rather than white, finds a newly published study based on an elegant field experiment.
November 19, 2013
For the first time this year, the E-Cup trophy and $20,000 top prize could go to a business idea from U.Va.’s College at Wise, where entrepreneurship is on the rise.