Speaking at the American Council on Education’s annual conference in Washington, Teresa A. Sullivan said free speech is “our lingua franca in academia, and any restriction on it seems incompatible with the fundamental values of higher education.”
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March 06, 2017
Well into her second semester at UVA, transfer student Shivani Tara Seth has come up with a top-10 list of tips for students like herself, who began their higher education careers at a community college.
February 26, 2017
1993 graduate Cheryl Lundy Swift was standing with the entire senior class of the school where she is principal when Ellen DeGeneres made the surprise announcement.
February 23, 2017
Does the ability to use smartphones to instantly satisfy information needs have any bearing on how much we trust those around us? New research at the University of Virginia is suggesting the answer may be “yes.”
February 15, 2017
China’s current import quota of 34 films per year is posing industry challenges for Hollywood. University of Virginia media studies assistant professor Aynne Kokas has a new book that demystifies the business dealings.
February 13, 2017
Jessica Childress created Juris P. Prudence, a smart and driven 11-year-old lawyer whose adventures teach young readers basic tenets of the law in language they can understand.
February 07, 2017
Experts fielded a range of questions, including how to plan for spring and summer travel. They also offered practical advice to those who may be singled out because they visited countries named in President Trump’s temporary travel ban.
February 02, 2017
A new, free program out of the University of Virginia is helping communities figure out what it means – and takes – for cities to thrive in an increasingly urban world.
January 31, 2017
From voter rights to campaign finance, UVA law professor and Supreme Court expert A.E. Dick Howard describes what to expect from a conservative-leaning court and why.
January 19, 2017
In his latest Reproducibility Project, UVA psychology professor Brian Nosek finds recreating highly influential cancer research is hard to do.