Recent Articles by

Mitchell Powers

August 21, 2023
A few families of first-year students found hauling stuff into dorms was less taxing than expected. That’s because President Jim Ryan, members of UVA leadership and a battalion of football players lent muscle to the move.
August 20, 2023
With a mix of mirth and melancholy, University of Virginia first-year students settled into their dorms last week. For students and families alike, the emotional day closed one chapter in life and opened another.
October 31, 2017
Take a look inside UVA’s world-renowned Rare Book School as it celebrates its 25th anniversary.
October 18, 2017
One goal of the President’s Commission on Slavery and the University has been “to re-inscribe the history and the lives of the enslaved back onto the landscape in as many ways as possible,” commission co-chair Kirt von Daacke said.
June 13, 2017
UVA currency expert Lana Swartz explains why cash is still king – or at least relevant – even in a world of digital payment platforms.