Recent Articles by

Rebecca P. Arrington

March 02, 2007
March 2, 2007 -- “This is where it started,” said Sonny Smith, president of the University chapter of The National Society of Black Engineers, as he took in the view of the Old Dorms quad on Wednesday afternoon.
February 19, 2007
Feb. 19, 2007 -- Speaking at the midway point of the University of Virginia’s observance of Black History Month, former U.S. Civil Rights Commissioner and activist Mary Frances Berry delivered her keynote speech Feb. 15 on race, gender and political progress in this country.
February 13, 2007
Feb. 13, 2007 -- Virginia Gov. Timothy M. Kaine will deliver the keynote address at this year’s Conference on Public Service and the Law, to be held on Friday and Saturday, Feb. 16 and 17, at the Law School.
February 13, 2007
Feb. 13, 2007 -- To Theresa M. Davis, all the world is indeed a stage. The current scene she is working on is her commencement at the University of Virginia as the new associate professor of cross-cultural performance in the drama department.
February 13, 2007
Feb. 13, 2007 -- The 2007 edition of the Guide to the Virginia Freedom of Information Act brochure is now available from the University of Virginia’s Weldon Cooper Center for Public Service.
January 26, 2007
Jan. 26, 2007 -- University of Virginia law professors A. E. Dick Howard, Michael Klarman and G. Edward “Ted” White will be featured in a forthcoming PBS series on the Supreme Court, to air Jan. 31 and Feb. 7 at 9 p.m.
January 24, 2007
Jan. 25, 2007 -- Virginia’s population reached 7.6 million on July 1, 2006, including more than 560,000 new residents since 2000.
January 10, 2007
Jan. 10, 2007 — An analysis of court settlements of medical malpractice cases in Texas and Florida shows that a reform plan known as "Early Offers" has strong advantages compared to the present tort system.
November 07, 2006
Nov. 7, 2006 -- Adam Michnik, Polish activist, historian and editor-in-chief of Gazeta Wyborcza, will deliver U.Va.’s Labrosse-Levinson Lectures Nov. 8-10.The lectures are sponsored by the Institute for Advanced Studies in Culture and its Center on Religion and Democracy.
May 17, 2006
May 17, 2006 — Emmanuel Smadja crossed borders to come to the University. In his six years here, he has traversed many more.