Recent Articles by

Jane Kelly

October 12, 2016
The “2016 Survey of American Political Culture” reveals the troubling pulse of the American electorate, from distrust of politicians to suspicions about Wall Street and a system “rigged” to benefit the wealthiest Americans.
October 05, 2016
Parents and teachers put a lot of effort into helping younger children create healthy peer relationships, but by the time they hit middle and high school, teens are left to fend for themselves. A new tool aims to maintain those vital social connections.
September 29, 2016
Christopher Doley helped negotiate a $20 billion payout from BP and is now leading restoration efforts in five states and the Gulf of Mexico.
September 23, 2016
Noted UVA clinical psychologist and divorce mediator Robert Emery offers practical advice on how parents can put aside their differences to give their kids the rich childhoods they deserve.
September 21, 2016
UVA placed fourth among medium and large universities for sending applicants to the State Department’s Virtual Student Foreign Service program, which courts college students to work as telecommuting interns for the government.
September 15, 2016
“MindTrails” had a soft opening a few months ago. Creators are now inviting the public at large to take part in the free, confidential online sessions, designed not only to help ease anxiety, but to help psychologists make the intervention the best it can be.
September 14, 2016
Friday’s premiere of the film, ”Snowden,” recalls another spy scandal that shook the nation: that of Aldrich Ames, whose betrayal led to the deaths of several Russians spying for the U.S. Frederick Hitz describes cleaning up the mess.
September 06, 2016
The Yale-University trained sociologist is studying the sociology of power in early America and how the past predicts the future.
September 06, 2016
Over the next five years, faculty members and students from several disciplines will develop strategies to resuscitate the Yamuna River and its surroundings, providing the Indian government a holistic solution for its consideration.
August 31, 2016
Over the next few months, UVA Today will bring you a series of profiles of women and men who have recently joined the faculty in schools and units across Grounds.