Robert Clark Haynes Jr., 83, a former faculty member of the University of Virginia School of Medicine, died on Dec. 23 in Charlottesville. He taught in the pharmacology department and ran a research lab at the Medical School from 1969 until his retirement in 1990.
Filmed entirely in Virginia, “Loving” is already an Oscar frontrunner for its portrayal of Richard and Mildred Loving, an interracial couple whose fight for the right to marry resulted in a landmark Supreme Court ruling.
James Perla produces “Maps, Magic and Medicine,” a podcast that brings together many voices on ecological and cultural diversity in the Amazon region, including some from indigenous people and some from UVA.
Christopher Doley helped negotiate a $20 billion payout from BP and is now leading restoration efforts in five states and the Gulf of Mexico.