President Teresa A. Sullivan wants a majority of U.Va. students to leave town for a least one semester. A semester spent studying abroad, she said, can be the most formative time of a college education.
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November 08, 2012
The University of Virginia will celebrate International Education Week with more offerings than ever at a time of unprecedented commitment to make U.Va. a leading global university.
October 30, 2012
A world-renowned expert on land-mine eradication speaks Thursday at the University’s annual Education Abroad Symposium.
October 18, 2012
Assistant professor of medicine Dr. Rebecca Dillingham is the new director of U.Va.’s Center for Global Health, which was founded in 2001 by infectious diseases expert Dr. Richard L. Guerrant.
October 15, 2012
For the second straight year, engineering students at U.Va. and Germany's T.U. Dortmund University are gathering in a live, online environment to learn about the global implications of engineering.
September 14, 2012
At the University of Virginia, people from different cultures interact frequently. A new language program aims to make that communication easier.
September 06, 2012
International aid expert Baroness Emma Nicholson will discuss "Innovations in Community-based Global Development" in a free talk Monday at the University of Virginia.
September 05, 2012
The cooking fires in one South African village produced so much smoke that the nearby school had to close its windows, even in the summertime. That predicament sparked a new cooking technology, produced collaboratively between villagers and U.Va. students.
September 04, 2012
Imagine spending next fall living in China's Yunnan Province, studying Mandarin and earning up to 10 language credits. Or consider spending next summer in the heart of Florence, learning about Italian art and culture. Find out more at this year’s Study Abroad Fair.
August 24, 2012
Hundreds of international students and their families arrived at the University of Virginia this week, checking into dorms, meeting President Sullivan and getting lessons about the "Good Ol' Song" and other unique U.Va. traditions.