Recent Articles by

Matt Kelly

June 16, 2017
U.S. Army Capt. Humayun Khan, a UVA graduate and former ROTC cadet, was killed in in Baqubah, Iraq, in 2004, stopping a bomber who tried to enter his unit’s compound. His parents have endowed a Bicentennial Scholarship in his name.
June 09, 2017
Achievements in renewable energy and “zero waste” are among the highlights of a sustainability update presented Friday to the Board of Visitors Buildings and Grounds Committee.
June 09, 2017
The University of Virginia’s western entrance will become a greener, more open space under a plan UVA and the City of Charlottesville are implementing.
June 06, 2017
As cyberattacks proliferate, University of Virginia associate computer science professor Aaron Bloomfield is teaching students to write programs that resist and maybe foil hackers.
May 26, 2017
This year’s graduates have distinguished themselves with a wide array of scholarships, awards and grants, covering everything from public service to scientific inquiry.
May 22, 2017
The 2017 University Award for Projects in the Arts will fund papermaking, examining art books, opera singing and interpreting travel experiences, as six undergraduates express their creative sides.
May 19, 2017
Juan Manuel Santos, a Nobel Peace Laureate and the president of Colombia, cautioned University of Virginia graduates of the rocky road ahead, but he urged them to listen to their consciences.
May 17, 2017
The scholars will teach English and conduct research in many different countries this year, with the support of the U.S. Department of State and the J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board.
May 17, 2017
University of Virginia engineering major Sam Ezersky’s puzzling career started with a barbershop magazine and is now headed to the pinnacle of crosswording.
May 15, 2017
Krystal Ejesieme is the 2017 recipient of the Glenn D. Kirwin Scholarship, a $20,000 grant administered through the Alumni Association and named in honor of a member of the UVA Class of 1982 who was killed on Sept. 11, 2001.