Recent Articles by

Rob Seal

August 10, 2011
August 10, 2011 — When trombonist Nathan Dishman brings his instrument into area elementary schools to give a presentation, he knows the requests are inevitable. "It always happens," he said. "They'll say 'Can you play some Lady Gaga?' And I'll say 'Sure.'"
August 09, 2011
August 9, 2011 — Standing on the crowded sidelines Friday at the University of Virginia's first football practice of the season, British Army Sgt. Maj. Ben Butler spent a moment watching receivers run practice routes, then turned to a student next to him.
August 08, 2011
August 8, 2011 — The Charlottesville & University Symphony Orchestra's 2011-12 season, "Bridges," includes programs meant to spark concertgoers' imaginations and lead them across bridges spanning traditions, generations, genres and hemispheres. 
August 01, 2011
August 1, 2011 — The classroom dynamic at the U.S. Army's Judge Advocate General's Legal Center and School at the University of Virginia is very different from what might be found elsewhere on Grounds.
July 29, 2011
July 29, 2011 — The University of Virginia Library has developed a new service to preserve faculty scholarly work and make it easily accessible online.
July 19, 2011
July 19, 2011 — The Scholars' Lab at the University of Virginia Library has developed a new online hub for an emerging generation of humanities scholars using digital
July 18, 2011
July 18, 2011 — Preserving research data is nothing like it used to be. When Charles Darwin was aboard the HMS Beagle in the 1830s, he used notebooks to record hand-written observations and measurements of the species he encountered.
July 12, 2011
On the first day of her popular class on women in Islam, University of Virginia professor Farzaneh Milani plays a word association game with her students.
July 07, 2011
July 7, 2011 — Bethany Nowviskie traces the origin of #alt-academy, a new online publication and community for humanities scholars who have left the tenure track, to an off-hand message she fired into the digital ether af

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