Recent Articles by

Jane Kelly

October 23, 2019
As more and more people struggle with mental illness, graduate student Alexandra Pentel’s online forum If You’re Reading This is a panacea for depression and anxiety. Nearly 100 students have shared their stories of struggle so that others can heal from their words.
October 04, 2019
A fraternity invited the popular dean to join their fundraiser for the Virginia Institute for Autism. Always game for joining students for fun stunts, Allen Groves braced himself as first-year student Lilly Massey nailed him in the face with a pie.
October 03, 2019
Psychology professor Daniel Willingham said it’s one thing for parents to give each other the side-eye when their child is having a meltdown. It’s quite another to share that for public mockery.
September 26, 2019
Law professor Saikrishna Prakash has testified before Congress on executive and separation of powers. Here, he weighs in on the current impeachment proceedings and how evolving party ideology has influenced presidential impeachment historically.
September 20, 2019
UVA makes it easy for first-years – and all students – to take advantage of the Career Center’s offerings, from a prime Corner location to résumé, interview and internship support. And also, free coffee and snacks.
September 08, 2019
The U.S. News rankings report also revealed that UVA has the best six-year graduation rate of any public national university overall and the best rate for Pell Grant recipients.
September 05, 2019
Do you have a required, mouth-watering dish? A permanent spot for your tailgate? Or maybe you need the right tunes and some cornhole to make your site sing? Read on to get hyped for the game and discover some tips that may enliven your own tailgating fun.
August 27, 2019
From Kiplinger to Money Magazine, publications roll out their assessments of colleges and universities just as students descend upon campuses around the country. Here’s how UVA has stacked up so far.
August 23, 2019
Families pulled packed cars into parking spaces all along Alderman and McCormick roads, where UVA “Greeters” waited with strong arms ready to be filled with stuffed Ikea bags, microwaves and mini refrigerators.
August 19, 2019
Adriana Allen and Nick Smith, co-chairs of the residence staff program through Housing and Residence Life, offer tips and tricks to make students’ move-in days flawless.