April 9, 2009 — Roberta A. "Bobbie" Strickland, 67, died March 31 in Charlottesville. She was retired from the University of Virginia Medical Center, where she worked as a patient care assistant from 1993 until 2006.
Upcoming events to celebrate the visit of a rare copy of the first book of Shakespeare’s plays, on display from Oct. 1 to 26, include a Family Day Oct. 8 with crafts and workshops, a raffle for play tickets and roaming sonneteers.
Before Leidy Klotz entered academia, he played professional soccer. Now he’s a professor of engineering and architecture at UVA, and recently wrote a book that draws parallels between his academic and athletic passions.
Robert J. Creeden, a longtime veteran of the entrepreneurial and venture community in North Carolina’s Research Triangle and New England, will help UVA researchers navigate the path from the lab to the marketplace.