Recent Articles by

Jane Kelly

August 05, 2011
August 5, 2011 — On a recent summer afternoon, students from the University of Virginia and Saudi Arabia's Princess Nora Bint Abdul Rahman University, or PNU, escaped the blistering July temperatures chatting in Arabic in a
August 02, 2011
August 2, 2011 — The University of Virginia is preparing to put out the welcome mat for its incoming international students with its unique bus service, UVaExpress, which shuttles first-time Wahoos from area airports to Gr
June 07, 2011
June 7, 2011 — Eleven Chinese journalists learned the true meaning of being in the right place at the right time on May 1, when President Obama announced to the world that U.S. Navy Seals had killed al-Qaida leader Osama bin Laden.
May 25, 2011
May 25, 2011 — A silhouette of the great German scholar Alexander von Humboldt adorns Monticello's South Square Room, a testament to the mutual admiration felt by Thomas Jefferson and Humboldt.
May 11, 2011
May 11, 2011 — When Hebah Fisher arrived on the Grounds of the University of Virginia four years ago, her role model was Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke.
April 27, 2011
April 27, 2011 — Morocco's ambassador to the United States says his country is not experiencing the same upheaval sweeping other Arab and Middle Eastern countries because Rabat's constitutional monarchy implemented democratic reforms early on.
April 26, 2011
April 26, 2011 — The University of Virginia is holding its third International Philosophy Colloquium Thursday through Saturday, bringing to Grounds philosophers from Lebanon, Peru, M
April 22, 2011
The University of Virginia will hold a symposium April 29 and 30 to examine the situation in Haiti more than a year after it was struck by a deadly earthquake.
April 22, 2011
April 22, 2011 — Morocco's ambassador to the United States, Aziz Mekouar, will discuss his country's economic and political reforms Tuesday at the University of Virginia.
April 14, 2011
April 14, 2011 — University of Virginia fourth-year student A.J. Johnson has been selected to participate in the Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange for Young Professionals, a yearlong, federally funded fellowship for study and work in Germany.