Recent Articles by

Jane Kelly

September 24, 2015
U.Va. teaches 24 languages. The latest are Swahili and the Mayan dialect K’iche’, the latter offered through a collaboration with Duke and Vanderbilt universities.
September 04, 2015
U.Va. is offering a record number of January term study abroad classes with new offerings in Québec, Turkey, Brazil, Australia and New Zealand, Seoul and Tokyo.
August 25, 2015
The start of a new academic year can be stressful, especially for first-year and transfer students. U.Va. experts offer real-world strategies to not only lessen the stress, but make this the best year ever.
August 20, 2015
About two-thirds of U.Va. students come from Virginia, but just over 5 percent made much, much longer journeys to join the Class of 2019.
August 12, 2015
What is “vocal fry” and why is everyone talking about it? A trio of U.Va. experts weighs in on all the fuss.
August 04, 2015
You’ve heard of study abroad. How about “intern abroad”? These students are doing it, learning job skills and boosting their cultural fluency at the same time.
July 15, 2015
The multi-million dollar grant will help the College reimagine its undergraduate curriculum and draw new linkages in the humanities that defy national boundaries.
June 23, 2015
The young women and men were hand-picked by the State Department to become Mandela Washington Fellows, a program designed to support the continent’s next wave of leaders.
June 19, 2015
Twenty-five of Africa’s top young leaders embark upon a six-week civil leadership program Monday at U.Va.
June 15, 2015
U.Va. experts in religious ethics and environmental sciences are available to comment on Pope Francis’ highly anticipated message on climate change.