Recent Articles by

Rebecca P. Arrington

October 22, 2014
Landscape architect Mary Hughes and IT analyst David Vermillion serve U.Va. well, day-to-day, and accomplish in their avocation what Jefferson was unable to do in his lifetime.
August 4, 2014
Virginia high school students and teachers report that overall their schools are safe and supportive places for learning, according to an online survey designed by U.Va. researchers.
June 18, 2014
Two U.Va. Law professors can comment on U.S. Patent Office’s decision today to cancel the Washington Redskins trademark registration.
May 15, 2014
Class of 2014 members Susan and Emily Renda have more in common than a last name. The mother and daughter have changed lives as U.Va. students, Susan through diabetes education and Emily through work to combat sexual assault.
March 10, 2014
“With Good Reason,” a public radio show featuring faculty from Virginia’s public colleges and universities, has been providing listeners with free mini-courses on everything from dialects to the national debt for nearly 22 years.
February 20, 2014
Faculty members are available to provide insight on the Ukraine crisis now unfolding due to its president’s lean away from the European Union and toward Russia.
November 5, 2013
One hundred years after his inauguration, Woodrow Wilson still stands as one of the most influential figures of the 20th century. Hear more about the 28th president, one of U.Va.’s most famous alumni, at a formal Rotunda event.
October 15, 2013
Keeping children fit, athletes injury-free and the Baby Boomer population healthy – these are reasons kinesiology is one of the fastest-growing majors in the country.
September 9, 2013
Faculty members weigh in on Syria – its civil strife, whether the U.S. should engage in a military strike, Russia’s stand on the issue – as President Obama prepares to address lawmakers and the nation.
August 20, 2013
What do U.S. fugitive Edward Snowden and incarcerated juveniles in a Virginia correctional center have in common? A copy of “Crime and Punishment,” it turns out.