Recent Articles by

Rebecca P. Arrington

February 11, 2008
February 11, 2008 -- Business law experts will gather at the University of Virginia School of Law's Caplin Pavilion on Friday, Feb. 15 to explore whether tumbling U.S. stock markets and recent economic distress signal a decline in U.S. capital and competitiveness on the global stage.
February 07, 2008
January 31, 2008 — When the renovated Fine Arts Café reopened at the end of last semester, students and faculty in the University of Virginia's School of Architecture received a new dollop of design with their on-Grounds dining experience.
February 04, 2008
February 4, 2008 — Students whose college education depends on financial aid have an ally in a new student organization. "Hoos for Open Access" formed last fall and officially opened to general membership this semester. 
January 29, 2008
January 29, 2008 – Gov. Tim Kaine has designated the Demographics and Workforce section of the University of Virginia's Weldon Cooper Center for Public Service as liaison to the United States Census Bureau.
January 29, 2008
January 28, 2008 — After years of studying foreign languages and feeding her interest in international affairs, Pamela Bookman's travels will lead her to a spot coveted by any law student: a clerkship with the U.S. Supreme Court.
January 28, 2008
January 28, 2008 — Virginia's population reached 7.7 million on July 1, 2007, increasing by more than 633,000 since the 2000 federal census, according to estimates released today by the University of Virginia's Weldon Cooper Center for Public Service.
January 10, 2008
January 10, 2008 — Second-year University of Virginia student Brittani Wade grew up in a poor Chicago neighborhood. Violence was commonplace. She saw people shot on the streets and witnessed others’ detached reactions to it.
January 09, 2008
January 9, 2008 —  A new book exploring the friendships between 18th-century literary figure Samuel Johnson and his biographer James Boswell, and between 20th-century U.S. Supreme Court Justice Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr.
December 17, 2007
Dec. 17, 2007 – Nationally respected economist James H. Wyckoff will join the faculty of the University of Virginia Curry School of Education in January. His research involves studying pathways to teaching and labor-market issues in K-12 education.
December 04, 2007
Dec. 4, 2007 — Cristian Carlos A Bodo, a student new to the University of Virginia and to the United States, was in dire need of some basic amenities, like a refrigerator.