Recent Articles by

Jane Kelly

September 21, 2011
September 20, 2011 — World's fairs have produced some of the most exciting inventions of our times. The elevator was featured at the 1853 fair in Dublin. The telephone was unveiled in Philadelphia in 1876.
August 29, 2011
August 29, 2011 — Jennifer Farrell, whose scholarly research, writing, foundation and curatorial work focuses on modern and contemporary art, joined the University of Virginia Art Museum staff Aug.
August 17, 2011
The volunteers of UVaExpress warmly embraced incoming international students Monday and Tuesday as they arrived at Washington, D.C.'s Dulles International Airport to begin their studie
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