Reading everything from the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and philosopher Immanuel Kant’s writings to extensive text on NGOs, a new U.Va. course prepares students for global civil society.
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August 01, 2013
July 05, 2013
A recent exploration of Hong Kong led to a new discovery for U.Va. students, who are on the island for the inaugural session of the Jefferson Global Seminars.
May 12, 2013
Amy Curtis thought she knew exactly what she wanted to study when she came to U.Va., but her natural curiosity took her places she never expected – Flash Seminars, a public radio program and post-graduation field work in D.C.’s Shaw neighborhood.
March 08, 2013
On International Women’s Day, U.Va’s Bargach Wins Education Award from American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Group
February 14, 2013
Transitions in the Arab world won’t be quick and easy, but that does not mean the revolutions have failed, say five U.Va. experts with insight into the events there.
February 13, 2013
Students, administrators and members of the Board of Visitors talked big concepts at intimate Jeffersonian dinners Friday, the first such gatherings to be held.
February 06, 2013
A panel of top scholars will convene Tuesday at U.Va. to discuss the violent reverberations of the Arab Spring.
February 03, 2013
U.Va. is deepening its ties in China, affirming President Teresa A. Sullivan’s commitment to growing educational and research partnerships in the region.
November 14, 2012
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.
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.