Recent Articles by

Rob Seal

October 10, 2014
While students focus on mid-terms, they’ll be cheered to know that their eventual U.Va. degrees have some powerful karma attached ¬– at least according to four publications that featured the University prominently on their “best-of” lists this week.
August 24, 2014
The 3,690 members of the Class of 2018 arrived at the University of Virginia on Friday and Saturday. It meant a surge of activity on Grounds as the summer gave way to the beginning of the academic year, and it also meant a surge of activity on Twitter, Instagram and Facebook.
July 22, 2014
She majored in studio art and minored in computer science at U.Va. Her first job was with U.Va.'s Institute for Advanced Technology in the Humanities, helping to digitally recreate ancient Rome. But her passion? Rock 'n' roll.
June 27, 2014
University Protocol and History Officer Alexander G. “Sandy” Gilliam Jr. agreed to answer a a round of questions from Facebook users about University history. Here are the answers.
May 02, 2014
Not all college jobs are created equal: second-year University of Virginia history student Taylor Krystkowiak works in the library’s Digital Curation Services and was recently part of a project that used digital imaging technol
April 22, 2013
University of Virginia music professor Michael J. Puri is the fourth U.Va. faculty member in the past five years to be selected for a fellowship by the National Humanities Center. Puri will use the time to work on a new book on French composer Maurice Ravel.
April 11, 2013
A renowned klezmer duo will give insight into the music’s multi-cultural roots during an upcoming residency at the University of Virginia.
April 10, 2013
The University of Virginia is a partner in the Digital Public Library of America, the first nationwide online public library, which launches April 18.
April 09, 2013
Panelists, including University of Virginia President Teresa A. Sullivan, tackled a wide range of higher education issues during a Virginia21-sponsored discussion Tuesday at U.Va.
April 03, 2013
University of Virginia administration presented a draft four-year University funding plan to the Board of Visitors’ Finance Committee on Wednesday. The proposed plan includes a new tuition and fee strategy that calls for modest increases in base tuition for each of the next four years, coupled with differential tuition rates.