The State Department is tapping the brainpower and technological savvy of U.Va. students to find solutions to real-world problems including human trafficking in conflict situations. The pilot, dubbed “Diplomacy Lab,” will launch on campuses nationwide next fall.
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November 05, 2013
This past week, U.Va.’s School of Continuing of Professional Studies hosted a 16-member Chinese delegation that included a high-level official from the Ministry of Education.
November 04, 2013
The center will put new emphasis on broad global research issues that will deeply engage faculty and students.
October 30, 2013
Membership in the initiative will afford undergraduate and graduate students the opportunity to attend the organization’s annual conference, hosted by President Clinton.
October 24, 2013
The broadcast will feature former U.S. Secretary of State Madeleine Albright. Afterward, longtime U.S. diplomat Douglas G. Spelman will field questions from the U.Va. audience.
October 15, 2013
A hush fell on the Lawn Tuesday as hundreds gathered for a meditation session led by spiritual leader Deepak Chopra. Prize-winning journalist Arianna Huffington gave opening remarks.
October 11, 2013
When third-year Rachel Schwartz was writing her final paper for a class on antiterrorism, she never dreamed it would help land her a life-changing internship and place her research in the hands of leading members of the global counterterrorism community.
October 09, 2013
More information about U.Va.’s Contemplative Sciences Center.
October 09, 2013
One of the world’s leading practitioners of contemplative sciences, Deepak Chopra, will be joined Oct. 15 by prize-winning journalist Arianna Huffington for a public meditation session on the Lawn.
September 25, 2013
Media Advisory: U.Va. to Bestow Highest Honor to Two University Community Members Friday at Fall Convocation
A U.Va. tradition, Friday’s Fall Convocation will feature the awarding of Intermediate Honors, the presenting of the Thomas Jefferson Awards and a speech by Dorrie Fontaine, dean of the School of Nursing.