Recent Articles by

Rebecca P. Arrington

July 27, 2007
July 27, 2007 -- The University of Virginia School of Law ended fiscal year 2006-2007 with $9.8 million in annual gifts, a new high for annual giving. A record 7,643 alumni (more than 50 percent) participated in the campaign.
July 17, 2007
July 17, 2007 -- Launching rockets and building rafts might be commonplace at science camp, but it’s not often that these campers get to interact with the namesake of their camp.
July 13, 2007
July 13, 2007 -- At a special dinner on May 30, held for the first time in many years under a tent on the Grounds of the University, 309 employees were honored for their 25, 30, 35, 40, 45 and 50 years of service. When tallied, their years of service totaled 9,200 years.
July 03, 2007
July 3, 2007 -- Students who complete Algebra I by the end of eighth grade increase their chances of attending a four-year university and graduating by almost 100 percent, research shows.
June 29, 2007
June 29, 2007 -- The College of Arts & Sciences has won the Office of Workers Compensation 2007 Safety Star Award, given by the state’s Department of Human Resource Management. It received the award during the annual Safety Day event in Richmond, Va., on May 15.
June 26, 2007
June 26, 2007 -- The University of Virginia Art Museum will present a small survey of African-American fine and folk art from the 19th century to the present in an exhibition titled "Charlottesville Collects African-American Art," on display in the Graphics Gallery from July 11 to Aug. 19.
May 21, 2007
May 21, 2007 -- The remarkable achievements and diverse talents of the University of Virginia’s graduating students are captured each year in the graduation issue of Inside UVA. In years past, the staff of the Media Relations Office have written stories about the students.
May 17, 2007
May 18, 2007 -- The remarkable achievements and diverse talents of the University of Virginia’s graduating students are captured each year in the pages of the Inside UVA graduation issue. In years past, we have written stories about the students.
May 08, 2007
May 8, 2007 -- Before Brown v. Board of Education, the early civil rights movement explored avenues to create equality for African-Americans that have mostly been abandoned today, argues University of Virginia law professor Risa L.
May 04, 2007
May 4, 2007 -- The University of Virginia’s Dining Services and Housing Division were accepted into the Virginia Environmental Excellence Program at the Environmental Enterprise level (E2), during a ceremony in the Lower West Oval Room of the Rotunda on April 26.

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