Volunteer study participants who have stronger social networks coped better when threatened with pain – and reported better health overall.
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May 17, 2017
Through opportunity and happenstance, Tonyette and Shontell White have followed nearly the same path at UVA, drawing on the expertise at the Curry School of Education to become school counselors.
May 15, 2017
Even after joining the pros as a third-year student, Morgan Brian was determined to earn a degree from UVA. Three years later, the soccer phenom is realizing her dream.
May 12, 2017
Santiago Naranjo’s parents brought his family to the United States from Colombia seeking the American dream. His walk on the Lawn on Finals Weekend will open a new chapter in his life: financial independence.
May 11, 2017
Sherri Moore’s commercial law course could be a dry affair, but her uplifting personality and love of learning bring this popular teacher’s course to life.
May 09, 2017
Get the lowdown on parking, security checkpoints, speakers, social media, inclement weather plans and more.
May 03, 2017
Eliza Campbell will use her expertise in health care research, gained in an overseas internship, to improve conditions in her own country.
May 01, 2017
Native New Englander Todd Lange has balanced school and single fatherhood for the last three years. He is earning a Bachelor of Science in Nursing this month and will work in the emergency room in UVA’s Medical Center come August.
April 12, 2017
Pool water has run through Shannon Rauth’s veins since she began diving off blocks at age 5. She ended her swimming career at UVA on several high notes; being elected co-captain of her team is her fondest accomplishment.
April 11, 2017
More than 100 students are members of UVA’s chapter of Best Buddies, a global nonprofit group that creates meaningful one-on-one relationships between students and adults who have intellectual and developmental disabilities.