Recent Articles by

Katie McNally

December 02, 2015
UVA-based start-up TearSolutions has found a gaping hole in the multi-billion-dollar eye care industry. Its product, Lacripep, may be the first to offer effective treatment to millions of people suffering from dry eye.
December 01, 2015
Presidential candidate Martin O’Malley visited UVA’s Frank Batten School of Leadership and Public Policy on Tuesday night, speaking to a crowd of students and faculty as part of the school’s Future Leaders Forum.
November 17, 2015
The University of Virginia’s Seed Fund is a powerful new avenue for commercializing UVA innovation and intellectual property. It will offer an unprecedented level of early-stage financial support to UVA-based start-ups.
November 11, 2015
On Friday, UVA alum Desirée Davis Stolar takes her fast-growing start-up to the savvy investors of ABC’s “Shark Tank.” Unshrinkit offers a simple fix for wool clothing that has been shrunk in the washer, dryer or dry cleaning.
November 11, 2015
Two UVA engineering professors are harnessing the power of computer monitoring systems to address childhood obesity levels. Their unique, data-driven approach focuses on triggers for unhealthy behavior within the family eating dynamic.
November 10, 2015
This Veterans Day, six student veterans share the stories of their military service and their lives on Grounds.
November 02, 2015
A team of UVA students who came up with a novel, non-surgical alternative to pet neutering will present their invention at the elite Collegiate Inventors Competition. Next step: humans?
October 29, 2015
Jerry Nemorin believes most people genuinely want to bounce back from a debt crisis; there’s just a gap between their intent and their capacity. LendStreet’s new approach to lending helps bridge that gap.
October 29, 2015
For nearly two years, UVA’s McGregor Library has been digitizing rare historical volumes. Curator David Whitesell shares stunning images found within the 50,000 pages uploaded.
October 28, 2015
John Herr has found a surprising link between the ovaries’ growing egg cells and cancerous cells originating in tumors of the uterus and other organs.