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.
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September 05, 2012
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.
August 17, 2012
Respected international affairs expert Jeffrey W. Legro, named vice provost for Global Affairs at University of Virginia, looks to Jefferson's roots of examining other cultures and societies in his new role. "It is essential that we renew that legacy for the 21st century," he said.
August 08, 2012
August 8, 2012 — The University of Virginia is reshaping its international admissions efforts, appointing three admissions deans to connect with potential students and their families around the globe.
June 01, 2012
University of Virginia President Teresa A. Sullivan has wrapped up her first international trip on behalf of the University, declaring the University's "firm institutional commitment" to expanding and strengthening its partnerships in education and research in East and Southeast Asia.
May 24, 2012
May 24, 2012 — The World Expo is under way in Yeosu, South Korea, and five University of Virginia students and recent graduates are serving as official hosts in the USA Pavilion 20
May 20, 2012
May 21, 2012 — University of Virginia President Teresa A.
May 10, 2012
May 10, 2012 — Marcus Hall has taken advantage of virtually every opportunity he has come across since arriving at the University of Virginia in the summer of 2008, and his relentless pursuit enabled him to study abroad for two semesters in two different hemispheres.
May 03, 2012
George Wu had never been abroad before he made the decision to enter the University of Virginia in 2008. Undaunted, he boarded a plane bound for Washington, D.C., and traveled more than 7,000 miles from the only home he had known to come to Charlottesville.