August 10, 2009 — Craig Garrett Van de Castle, 52, died of pancreatic cancer Aug. 2 in Browns Cove. He earned a B.A. from the University of Virginia in 1980 and graduated from the School of Law in 1983. His love of the University and the Grounds drew him back in 1994 when he became a groundskeeper at U.Va. and took care of the Lawn, Pavilion Gardens, Monroe Hill and the University Cemetery before going into business for himself. His father, Robert Van de Castle, was on the U.Va. faculty.
UVA professor Edgar Olsen told the Senate Appropriations Committee that a switch to voucher-based housing assistance would serve millions of additional people at the same cost to taxpayers.
Alumna Kristin van Ogtrop, who just concluded a successful 13-year run as editor-in-chief of Real Simple magazine, joined a fellow ’Hoo, investment executive Kate Moore, at Darden’s Graduate Women in Business conference.
Noted UVA clinical psychologist and divorce mediator Robert Emery offers practical advice on how parents can put aside their differences to give their kids the rich childhoods they deserve.